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Shehbaz Sharif to run for three seats in Karachi

Former chief minister Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif, has decided to contest the upcoming general election from Karachi’s three National Assembly constituencies, SAMAA TV reported Sunday. The constituencies are NA-248, NA-249 and NA-250. Shehbaz Sharif has also acquired nomination papers for NA-192, Dera Ghazi Khan, where Laghari tribe supports PML-N. Maryam Nawaz, ...

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Who is in caretaker Sindh cabinet?

Sindh caretaker Chief Minister Fazl-ur-Rehman has allocated portfolios to newly elected seven members of his cabinet. According to a notification, Khair Muhammad Junejo has been allocated the ministries of agriculture, supply and price department, cooperative department, forests, wildlife, livestock and fisheries departments. Mushtaq Ahmed Shah has been allotted irrigation, interprovincial ...

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Two ‘Facebook kidnappers’ arrested in Gujranwala

(FILES) This file photo taken on March 22, 2018 shows a computer screen displaying the logo of the social networking site Facebook, taken in Manchester, England. Photo: AFP Two men were arrested in Gujranwala for impersonating women on Facebook and using fake profiles to blackmail and later kidnap men. Police ...

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Yousuf Raza Gilani to contest elections from NA-158 Multan

Former prime minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani will be contesting the general elections from the NA-158 Multan constituency. The Pakistan Peoples Party leader has submitted his nomination papers to contest the elections. Fomer PM Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani submits nomination papers from NA-158 for upcoming general election #GE2018 pic.twitter.com/pOy4vIVlmj — ...

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CJ assigns Khadija Siddiqi case to Justice Asif Khosa

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has assigned the Khadija Siddiqi case to Justice Asif Saeed Khosa. The main suspect in the case, Shah Hussain, is the son of a prominent lawyer, and Siddiqi claims he stabbed her 23 times. He was acquitted by the Lahore High Court after the judge ...

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Major General (retd) Hafiz Masroor loses PTI ticket for Chakwal

Photo: Courtesy CGSS PTI’s ticket allotment has left workers across the country upset and disgruntled. Giving in to workers’ demands, the party took back the ticket allotted to Major General (retd) Hafiz Masroor for Chakwal. PTI Central Spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry tweeted that four candidates had asked for the ticket for ...

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38 injured in Layyah after rain lashes district

A Pakistani man carries a boy on a flooded street after heavy rain in Karachi on August 31, 2017.The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has warned citizens against urban flooding in Karachi and other parts of lower Sindh due to heavy rain. Photo: AFP Rain hit multiple parts of the country ...

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