• Fri. Jan 27th, 2023

When will Karachi receive rain?

A representational image shows raindrops on a windscreen. — Canva/File  Karachiites will have to keep themselves warm as the weather is expected to become chillier as drizzle is expected in…

ECP announces by-polls on NA seats vacated by PTI

A policeman outside the Election Commission of Pakistan’s office in Islamabad. — AFP/File  NA seats had fallen vacant after NA speaker accepted the resignations of 34 PTI MPs and AML…

By-elections on 33 vacant NA seats on March 16

An undated image of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) building. — Facebook/ECP Days after the approval of the resignations of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) members of the National Assembly, the…

Canada appoints first adviser to combat Islamophobia

Activist and journalist Amira Elghawaby becomes the first anti-Islamophobia advisor. — [email protected] Journalist and activist Amira Elghawaby appointed as advisor.  PM Trudeau terms appointment as “important step in our fight against Islamophobia”.…

Parvez Elahi apologises for ‘hurtful’ remarks against Fawad Chaudhry

Fawad Chaudhry (left) and Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi (right). —APP/PPI Elahi says he has old ties with Fawad’s family.  “Would have been better if he was arrested earlier,” Elahi had said.…

Canada names first anti-Islamophobia advisor

Activist and journalist Amira Elghawaby becomes the first anti-Islamophobia advisor. — Twitter@AmiraElghawaby MONTREAL: Canada on Thursday appointed its first special representative on combatting Islamophobia, a position created following several recent…

PTI moves SC against Mohsin Naqvi’s appointment as caretaker Punjab CM

Punjab Governor Baligh ur Rehman administering oath to caretaker chief minister Mohsin Naqvi. — Punjab Govt PTI says Naqvi has no expertise in running government. Federal, KP, Punjab govts, NA…

Court of Arbitration to take up Pakistan’s case against India’s Kishanganga project today

Excavators are being used at the dam site of Kishanganga power project in Gurez, Srinagar, June 21, 2012. — Reuters/File  First hearing would last for two days (January 27-28). Court says…

PTI challenges Mohsin Naqvi’s appointment as interim Punjab CM in SC

Syed Mohsin Raza Naqvi. — Facebook/ Mohsin Naqvi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Friday moved the Supreme Court (SC) against the appointment of Opposition nominee Mohsin Naqvi as the caretaker chief…

Fawad Chaudhry sent on 14-day judicial remand in sedition case

Police officials escort the arrested leader of opposition Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, Fawad Chaudhry (C) to present him before a court in Lahore on January 25, 2023. — AFP A…