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Sharif challenges conviction in Al-Azizia reference in Islamabad High Court

Islamabad: Deposed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif challenged his conviction in Al-Azizia reference in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday. On 24 December, accountability court gave out the verdict pertaining to Al-Azizia reference and Nawaz sharif was convicted and he had to pay $25 million and Rs1.5 billion as penalties …

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Sindh schools reopen; children of Punjab, KP enjoying extended winter vacation

Lahore: Educational activities have been resumed in the schools of the Sindh from today (Tuesday), however, the Department for Schools Education of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) have extended winter vacations. Notifications say that schools across Punjab would reopen on January 7 instead of January 1 due to severe winter conditions. …

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19 people injured in Karachi due to celebratory aerial firing on New Year Eve

Nineteen people are injured, including a child and five women during aerial firing on New Year Eve in various different parts of Karachi.  As soon as the clock ticked Twelve, the celebratory aerial firing and fireworks began at various areas of Karachi. Aerial firing occurred in Ayesha Manzil, Liaquatabad, Federal B …

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Nawaz and Zardari running corruption networks in Punjab, Sindh: Fawad Chaudhry

Islamabad: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry stated that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz  (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Asif Ali Zardari were running corruption networks in Punjab and Sindh respectively. While taking to media, Information Minister said that PPP and PML-N signed the charter of democracy to hide the corruption …

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Development in tribal areas top priority of govt: PM Imran

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan stated on Monday that the development and progress of erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is the utmost priority of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government. Imran Khan led a high-level meeting on Monday where he said that basic facilities such as education, health, administrative issues and peace will be …

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