The clock starts ticking for President Arif Alvi’s assent to amendment bills relating to the Election Act and NAB as government rushes their passage in Senate amid an uproar from PTI opposition benches.
By Xari Jalil: Was the Masjid-e-Nabwi incident an orchestrated event? This is what several people had asked at the time. Now it is being questioned whether the cases registered against the PTI leaders are the result of hurt religious sentiments or an organized campaign against the former ruling party. Govt announced that former PM may also be arrested with regard to this case.
By Malik Siraj Akbar: In a nutshell, the Pakistani State is pushing the Baluch youth to extreme levels, and so are the Baluch insurgents. There is an immediate need to defeat these two extreme positions to save the young Baluch.
By Rehan Piracha: scores of people including women were arrested by the Jamshoro police and slapped with Sedition and terrorism charges. Writer Taj Joyo and his family were some of them.
In addition to the lack of emergency response to the Dadu fire incident, the theft of relief supplies by police personnel indicates not only criminal negligence but also apathy for the villagers who survived the fire
Independent observer groups PILDAT and FAFEN on Monday said the session of the Punjab Assembly met the requirements for the election of the Punjab Chief Minister despite the grave disorder and violence on the floor on April 16.
At least eight more people have been reportedly injured after FC personnel resorted to aerial firing to disperse a protest against the killing of a truck driver in Chaghai
April 16, 2022 By Rehan Piracha & Ahmed Saeed LAHORE Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Hamza Shehbaz was elected chief minister with 197 votes after the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf and its ally Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid boycotted the Punjab Assembly session following a day of...
The National Commission for Human Rights will challenge the removal of names of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) legislators from the list of accused persons in the murder of citizen journalist Nazim Jokhio tortured to death in Karachi last year.
The Lahore High Court issued notices to Punjab Assembly Speaker Pervaiz Elahi, the provincial chief secretary and the police chief over petitions seeking the early election of the new chief minister. The hearing was adjourned till April 11.