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Replying to a question in the just concluded Legislative Council, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said 1,084 pellet-gun injuries were reported in Baramulla district, followed by 1,041 in Pulwama, 1,031 in Kulgam, 888 in Kupwara, 873 in Islamabad, 808 in Shopian, 183 in Bandipora, 167 in Budgam, 110 in ...
Islamabad: The accountability court judge in Islamabad Muhammad Bashir has written a letter to the Law Ministry requesting to appoint a judge in accountability court II. The letter stated that there were important cases underway at the accountability court I and in the meantime, he was also assigned ...
Speaking at the signing ceremony, the owner Islamabad United Ali Naqvi said, "Every Pakistani has love of cricket in the country, nothing unites this nation as cricket does. Promoting Islamabad United and cricket is actually an effort to unite the nation and spread happiness among the masses of this country ...
Middle order batsman Shafiq Ahmed scored a brilliant 74 runs innings while spinners Waqaf Shah and Malik Kashif's combined effort of 7 wickets helped Islamabad team to victory over Peshawar by 42 runs in the second semifinal of 6th National Disabled T-20 Cricket Championship on Friday at Pindi ...
Islamabad: The Municipal corporation of Islamabad (MCI) has decided to involve the private sector for beautification and renovation of public parks in the federal capital. A senior official of the Environment wing while briefing 20th session of MCI chaired by the Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz said the ...

Pakistan's interior minister has accused India of not reciprocating Islamabad's commitment to peace with "unilateral actions" and warned New Delhi ... in the region but India has disappointed Islamabad with unilateral moves like boycotting the SAARC summit which was to be hosted by Islamabad in 2016.
A scene of the recent protest by a religous party in Islamabad last year. Photo: AFP. Islamabad: The Interior Ministry has submitted details regarding expenditure on security for protests, sit-ins and rallies in the federal capital during the past five years, showing the most was spent on PTI's sit-in of 2014.
Islamabad : In its ongoing plans to expand its reach in Asia and open new strategic and international routes, Flynas, announces its new flights between the kingdom and Pakistan started February 15, 2018, says a press release. Grand launch of Flynas's operations in Pakistan held at Marriott Hotel ...
Islamabad: Sheikh Amir Waheed, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry has shown great concerns over the rising incidents of forced evictions of traders from shops as these incidents were creating insecurity among trading community about future of their businesses. He called upon the ...
Islamabad: Two youths were killed and two were injured on Thursday night in Sector G-7 of the federal capital, reported a local newspaper. The victims were identified as 22-year-old Shehroze Masih and 27-year-old Amjad Masih, while Shehroze's elder brother Waseem Masih and another resident ...
It took us seven days to reach Islamabad, Pakistan's capital, from Dera Ismail Khan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Led by Manzoor Ahmad Pashtun, we marched through Lakki Marwat, Bannu, Karak, Kohat, Dara Adam Khel, Peshawar and Mardan, all the while singing Shaukat Aziz's revolutionary tune, "Da sang ...
"The U.S. only needs to look to the recent past to remind us of Pakistan's actions in times of tension and to be able to anticipate what Islamabad will do now in order to decide the most effective policy response to both sustain the relationship and protect U.S. interests during these strained times. Part of the ...
Islamabad, Pakistan -- When a friend told Hussain Liaquat that police officers in the Pakistani capital might be checking cars for anything red or heart-shaped the night before Valentine's Day, he decided to get creative. Mr. Liaquat, 22, went to the giant Saeed Book Bank in Islamabad and found a poster ...
Islamabad - As many as eight candidates, including three on technocrat seats, have applied for two Senate seats of the federal capital. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has nominated five candidates, Pakistan People's Party two and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf one for the Senate polls from Islamabad ...
Speaking at the occasion, Arif Chaudhry, President, Islamabad High Court Bar Association thanked ICCI for donating a hefty amount for Lawyers Club. He said that ICCI and IHC Bar Association have common objectives to serve the cause of their members and they should develop close cooperation to promote the interests ...
Islamabad: The two-day Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) talks being held at the Foreign Office ended in a deadlock on Saturday, where strong differences emerged and in a rare move, not even the mandatory press statement was issued. "I would not say completely ...

Mehsud's death mobilized thousands of Pashtun protesters to march from Dera Ismail Khan district in northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province to the capital, Islamabad, about 400 kilometers to the northwest. In Islamabad, the Pashtuns held a 10-day peaceful protest against militancy and extrajudicial ...
An Afghan delegation, led by Deputy Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Karzai, arrived in Islamabad to hold the second round of discussion on Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for peace and Solidarity (APAPPS). The APAPPS is a joint action plan for cooperation in the areas of counter-terrorism and ...
Islamabad: The days-long sit-in demanding justice for the extrajudicial killing of Waziristan native Naqeebullah ended on Saturday after the demands of the protesters were accepted by the government, said a notification. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Ameer Muqam met with the protesters and ...
Just when it seemed Islamabad might canter to a win, Iftikhar Ahmed and Saud Shakeel fought back fiercely, putting on 146 for the fourth wicket. Iftikhar motored along to a century as Shakeel (70) and wicketkeeper Umari Masood (50 not out) gave him able support. However, the target was just a bit too far ...
The discussions are the follow-up of talks on Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for peace and Solidarity. Thumbnail. Following the visit of a Pakistani delegation to Kabul last week, senior officials from Afghanistan and Pakistan have held talks to discuss key issues around security, peace and stability in the ...
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has shown his support of 'Pashtun Long March' that is taking place in Islamabad after the fake encounter murder of Naqeeb Ullah. An unexpected comment came forward from Afghan President in a series of tweets, the president has not only supported the Pashtun march in ...
Islamabad, Feb. 9 (Petra)-- His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Friday, discussed with Pakistani president Mamnoon Hussain bilateral ties and ways to further boost ... In an expanded talks, which were held at the presidential palace in Islamabad, His Majesty stressed the importance of promoting ties, namely, ...
Karachi: Test cricketers Shan Masood and Babar Azam blasted fine centuries to catapult Islamabad into the final when they defeated Rawalpindi by 13 runs in a high-scoring second semi-final of the National One-day Cup for Regions at the Pindi Stadium in Rawalpindi on Friday. Islamabad will now face ...
Kabul: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday expressed his support for a protest being staged in Islamabad by the residents of Waziristan in protest against the extra-judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud in Karachi. Meshsud, a 23-year-old resident of Waziristan, was gunned down in a staged ...
It's been over a week, nine days to be exact. During the cold nights, the crowds have thinned and swelled. Political leaders, lawyers and civil rights activists have come and gone. Promises have been made and promises have been forgotten. Hundreds of Pashtun men from across the country continue to sit outside ...
Just when it seemed Islamabad might canter to a win, Iftikhar Ahmed and Saud Shakeel fought back fiercely, putting on 146 for the fourth wicket. Iftikhar motored along to a century as Shakeel (70) and wicketkeeper Umari Masood (50 not out) gave him able support. However, the target was just a bit too far ...
The last date for filing nomination papers of two seats of Islamabad capital Territory (ICT) is Saturday (Feb 10), while the last date for filing the nomination papers for 4 seats of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is Feb 12 (Monday). It is pertinent to mention here that Mushahid Hussain rejoined ...
Islamabad,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 08th Feb, 2018 ):Islamabad has the natural beauty and good atmosphere for both the seasons and it is a good place for the foreign and local tourists. An official of Pakistan Tourism Development corporation (PTDC) told APP that there are numerous places in ...
Islamabad: Due to ill-planning by the civic management, Islamabad is getting less than 40 per cent of water it needs and this too in urban areas only, it emerged on Thursday. capital Development Authority (CDA) Member Planning and design and Chief Metropolitan Officer (CMO) Asad Mehboob Kayani ...
Islamabad: Islamabad Inspector General of police (IGP) Dr Sultan Azam Temuri has said that a school would be established for children of employees of Islamabad police and utmost efforts would be made to ensure quality education to them. It was stated by him while presiding over a meeting at Central ...
Islamabad: Jordanian King Abdullah-II has arrived in Islamabad on two-day official visit. president of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain warmly welcomed the visiting dignitary upon his arrival at Noor Khan Airbase. King Abdullah-II was presented a 21 gun salute up his arrival. The Jordanian King is accompanied ...
About the Islamabad protest, the former senator said it was an historic and huge gathering of Pakhtuns. It was the first time they had raised voice for their rights. Khattak blamed some other political and religious parties for the TV headquarters, the Supreme Court and other government buildings during ...
Islamabad: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) has apprehended 228 electricity thieves from various circles of the company in raids in January during its ongoing drive against power pilferers. The spokesman told APP here on Wednesday that 41 culprits were held red handed from Islamabad ...
Islamabad: King Abdullah-II of Jordan is due to arrive in Islamabad on Thursday on a two-day visit to Pakistan on the invitation of President Mamnoon Hussain. He will be leading a high-level delegation, including senior officials. During his stay, he will hold talks with President Mamnoon and Prime ...
About the Islamabad protest, the former senator said it was an historic and huge gathering of Pakhtuns. It was the first time they had raised voice for their rights. Khattak blamed some other political and religious parties for the TV headquarters, the Supreme Court and other government buildings during ...
Islamabad: The issue of extra-judicial killing has taken a new turn in Pakistan with ongoing protest by hundreds of tribesmen in Islamabad demanding immediate arrest of those involved in the killing and recovery of missing persons. Tribal elders and youth from Mehsud tribe of South Waziristan have ...
Islamabad, Pakistan -- At first, the killing last month of Naqeebullah Mehsud -- an aspiring model shot by the police in Karachi who claimed afterward that he was a Taliban militant -- seemed merely the latest in a long series of abuses carried out by the authorities against ethnic Pashtuns in Pakistan.
Malala voices solidarity with Islamabad sit-in seeking justice for Naqeebullah ... and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai on Tuesday requested the top civilian and military brass to take notice of the demands of people of FATA and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, who have been staging a sit-in in Islamabad.
Millions of ethnic Pashtuns have endured years of terrorist violence, military operations, and displacement in northwestern Pakistan, and yet their protests rarely reverberate in the country's capital, Islamabad. But the murder of a young shopkeeper in a staged gunbattle with the police last month appears to ...
Thousands of Pashtuns gathered outside the press club in Islamabad and chanted Azadi (Freedom) slogans by highlighting human rights violations against the community. People rallied to condemn the killing happened in Karachi last month of Naqeeb Ullah, a 27-year-old aspiring model in Islamabad, ...
A team of police investigators will be soon be reportedly dispatched to Islamabad to arrest suspended Malir Cantt Senior Superintendent police Rao Anwar for his involvement in the 'extrajudicial' murder of Naqeebullah Mehsud. According to local media, the police have formed teams to conduct raids in ...
The Afghan Taliban have claimed that the group's Qatar office delegation and Pakistani officials held a meeting in Islamabad earlier this month. A statement issued by the Afghan Taliban on Wednesday said that a delegation comprising five Taliban leaders had met with the Pakistani officials to explore ...
Islamabad: Pakistan's claim that the US hit an Afghan refugee camp in a drone strike is "false", a US spokesman said Thursday, as tensions between the uneasy allies ratchet higher over Islamabad's alleged support for militants. The drone strike, which took place well inside Pakistani territory on ...
Islamabad: The National Assembly was informed on Wednesday that the Pakistan International airlines discontinued its Islamabad-New York flights after it could no longer afford Rs1.2 billion annual operational losses on the route. During the question and answer session, Minister in charge of the ...
Islamabad: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Islamabad Zone partially shifted its offices from Iqbal Town, Islamabad Highway to Sector G13 in Islamabad because its previous building was in a dilapidated condition. The Islamabad zone of FIA consists of six circles, including anti-corruption Circle ...
Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Wednesday adjourned hearing till January 29, on Mayor Islamabad Sheikh Anser Aziz's appeal challenging single member bench decision removing him as Chairman capital Development Authority (CDA). A divisional bench of IHC comprising Justice Aamer ...
There is 10,000 Kanal land available with us and 200 Kanal or more will be allocated for Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad," said ... He said that 18 different institutions are affiliated with Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad and administration of PIMS would ...
Naqeebullah killing: police conducting raids for Rao Anwar's arrest, to travel to Islamabad. By ... Karachi: A police team probing the Naqeebullah extrajudicial killing case will go to Islamabad and seek help from the capital's police force to bring back suspended Malir SSP Rao Anwar, officials said on ...


 

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