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PML-N government fulfilling commitments made during electioneering ISLAMABAD: PML-N Member National Assembly Shireen Arshad has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had followed all of his commitments and promises made during electioneering which never happened in country's history.Talking to Radio Pakistan, she said that government had allocated maximum budget for Southern Punjab which was on top priority of the government.She said that Prime Minister had announced several programs and schemes to empower women of Southern Punjab.She said that government was supporting people on the basis of merit alone and no report about nepotism had yet been surfaced.She said that political parties which did not have grounds in the masses were trying to oust government just for political gains.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

12 policemen rewarded for arresting sectarian killers KARACHI: Inspector General of Police Sindh Iqbal Mehmood gave cash reward and acknowledgement certificates to a police team of district East over the arrest of two suspected sectarian killers.The police team on a tip off had arrested two accused of sectarian killings Abdul Rehman alias Jhano and Rizwan Ahmed alias Jimmi in the limits of Tipu Sultan Police Station. The accused were wanted in 17 murder cases in Gulbahar, Rizvia and Liaquatabad areas, according to ...
LHC takes notice of setting woman on fire LAHORE: The Lahore High Court Complaint Cell Thursday took notice of a press report on administrative side that a man allegedly set his ex-wife ablaze after dousing her with petrol in Nawan Lahore.The cell has directed the district and sessions judge Toba Tek Singh to look into the matter and submit a detailed report within a week.According to details, victim Naila Bibi had got divorce through court from Touqeer Husain of Arifwala. In retaliation, he ...
COAS visits helicopter overhauling facility at Aviation Base Workshop RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday visited the newly set up premier helicopter overhauling facility at Aviation Base Workshop and witnessed the first batch of overhauled helicopters.Addressing on the occasion, the Chief of Army Staff, congratulated engineers and technicians of Aviation Base Workshop for having developed the first ever inland helicopter overhauling capability in collaboration with Saint Petersburg Aviation Repair Company(SPARC).He specially appreciated the team for cost effectiveness and time ...
Senate body passes Protection of Pakistan Bill, 2014 ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing on Interior and Narcotics Control on Wednesday unanimously passed Protection of Pakistan Bill, 2014.The committee, which met here at Parliament House, was chaired by Talha Mehmood. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Pervaiz Rashid, senators Sardar Ali Khan, Col (retd) Syed Tahir Hussain Mashhadi and Sardar Fateh Muhammad Hasni, Minister of Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, Special Assistant to Prime Minister Kh Zaheer Ahmed, Senior Legislation Advisor Malak Hakam Khan, Attorney ...
CM announces compensation for victims of PIA plane firing incident PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak Wednesday announced compensation under Shaheed package for the victims of firing incident on Peshawar-bound PIA flight during landing at the airport late last night. Under the announcement, the martyred woman's heirs will be paid Rs. 5 lacs while the injured will be given Rs. 2 lacs each.The Chief Minister has directed the concerned authorities for arranging early payment of the compensation amounts.He made clear that such meager money can't be ...
Farzana Parveen murder case; SC terms police report incomplete ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday termed the Police report regarding murder of Farzana Parveen outside Lahore High Court, Lahore incomplete and directed the Police to submit a comprehensive report till Thursday.The three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani comprising Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Mushir Alam resumed hearing of the suo-moto notice case against stoning to death of pregnant Woman Farzana Parveen outside the premises of LHC, ...


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