Four More PSO Officials Suspended Over Oil Crisis
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Four More PSO Officials Suspended Over Oil Crisis

The government suspended four more senior officials of the Pakistan State Oil (PSO) on Tuesday…

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Govt to Defend ‘Victimised’ Blasphemy Accused
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Govt to Defend ‘Victimised’ Blasphemy Accused

The Punjab prosecution department, in association with the home and police departments, has shortlisted 50…

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First Indication that China was Positive about Invitation for President Xi Jinping
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First Indication that China was Positive about Invitation for President Xi Jinping

ISLAMABAD: In a first indication that China was positive about invitation for President Xi Jinping…

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Sharif Govt has Failed to Protect Religious Freedoms: HRW
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Sharif Govt has Failed to Protect Religious Freedoms: HRW

Violent attacks on members of religious minorities rose significantly in 2014 as Prime Minister Nawaz…

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2 Million Unverified SIMs Blocked
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2 Million Unverified SIMs Blocked

More than two million SIMs have been blocked across the country under a campaign launched…

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Shahbaz Owns Assets Worth Rs153m in UK, Rs108m in Pakistan
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Shahbaz Owns Assets Worth Rs153m in UK, Rs108m in Pakistan

The value of assets of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif abroad is more than what…

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Govt Ponders Over Issue of Madressah Financing
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Govt Ponders Over Issue of Madressah Financing

A meeting convened on Tuesday to review the implementation of the National Action Plan against…

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Claim, Counter Claim Over Tribunal’s Findings
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Claim, Counter Claim Over Tribunal’s Findings

The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf again threatened the government on Monday to bring the country to a…

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Power Consumers to Pay Rs75 Billion More a Year
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Power Consumers to Pay Rs75 Billion More a Year

The government has approved inclusion in consumer tariff of three surcharges, worth Rs2.4 per unit,…

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Arrangements Made to Launch New Polio Vaccine From July
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Arrangements Made to Launch New Polio Vaccine From July

The federal government has made all arrangements to launch the much-awaited and costly vaccine named…

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Stakeholders Struggling to Decide on SIMs’ re-Verification
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Stakeholders Struggling to Decide on SIMs’ re-Verification

The government and telecom operators are finding it hard to reach an understanding on re-verification…

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PTI Seeks Govt’s ‘Final Reply’ to Demand For Judicial Commission
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PTI Seeks Govt’s ‘Final Reply’ to Demand For Judicial Commission

The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has told the government to come up with “final reply” to…

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Govt May Amend ‘Basis of Constitution’
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Govt May Amend ‘Basis of Constitution’

The government’s legal advisers are weighing the option of amending Article 8 (1) and Article…

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Nepra Approves Rs2.97 cut in Power Tariff
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Nepra Approves Rs2.97 cut in Power Tariff

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Friday approved a Rs2.97 per unit…

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Govt Decides to Reduce Power tariff ‘Significantly’
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Govt Decides to Reduce Power tariff ‘Significantly’

Prime minister’s spokesman Musadik Malik announced on Thursday that the government had decided to “significantly”…

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