(DISTRICT): Woman axed to death in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: An irate man killed his wife over a domestic dispute on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday. Kanjhi Kolhi axed his wife Longa to death in village Haji Imam Ali Unar in the outskirts of Hyderabad. The cause behind the murder was stated to be an old enmity. Police shifted the body to a local hospital for an autopsy and later handed over to the heirs. They have arrested the accused killer and started aRead More…

(HEALTH): Seven more coronavirus patients die in country

KARACHI: As many as 498 new coronavirus cases were reported in Pakistan on Friday while seven more patients died of the virus disease. The country-wide death toll from the virus has surged to 6,335 so far since the outbreak of the disease in February. According to the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination data, a total of 297,512 people have been tested positive for the coronavirus disRead More…

Minister: (Nation stands by armed forces in war against terror: Shibli)

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has said the nation stands by the armed forces in the war against terror. In a tweet on Friday, he strongly condemned the attack on security forces in North Waziristan. The Minister paid rich tributes to martyrs Lieutenant Nasir Hussain Khalid, Naik Muhammad Imran and Sepoy Usman Akhtar. He prayed for high ranks in Jannah for the departed souls. Read More…

SAPM: (Regional contacts not possible sans resolution of conflicts: Moeed)

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Security Division Moeed Yusuf has said regional peace and stability is imperative for economic diplomacy. He was briefing the expert group of the US Congress on Afghanistan about regional situation on Friday. He said regional contacts are not possible without resolution of conflicts. Moeed Yusuf apprised the US expert group about Pakistan’s eRead More…

NCOC: (282,268 patients recovered from Coronavirus in Pakistan)

ISLAMABAD: As many as 282,268 patients have recovered from Coronavirus in Pakistan. According to the latest statistics of National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), there are 8,909 active Coronavirus cases in the country. Of the 23,218 Coronavirus tests carried out over the last twenty four hours, 498people tested positive. Seven new deaths have also been reported from the virus during the last twenty four hRead More…

Minister: (Govt adopts strategy to control coronavirus: Asad Umar)

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said the government has adopted a comprehensive strategy to control the coronavirus pandemic. Talking to a private news channel, he said the coronavirus cases have decreased but the virus has not been eliminated completely from the country. The Minister urged people to continue to adopt the SOPs until vaccine of the coronavirus is introduced. He saiRead More…

CM: (CM Punjab directs authorities to remain vigilant in wake of rains)

ISLAMABAD: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the administration associated with the relief and rescue operations to remain vigilant and alert in the wake of rains in the province. In a directive issued from Lahore on Friday, he said in case of rain in Lahore and other divisions, drainage of rainwater should be ensured in minimum possible time. The Chief Minister directed that the situation ariRead More…

(DISTRICT): One killed, four injured in road accident

MIRPURKHAS: A passenger was killed and four others were injured in a road accident near Mirpurkhas on Friday. A fast-moving coach and a trailer collided with each other at Dada Cement factory area near Mirpurkhas. As a result, one person was killed and four others injured. The body and the injured were brought to a local hospital for an autopsy and later handed over to the heirs. They have arrested the accused Read More…

(COMMERCE): MRP Facility established at OPF Head Office

ISLAMABAD: In order to facilitate overseas Pakistanis and their family members “Machine Readable Passport (MRP) Facility” has been established at OPF Head Office, Islamabad in collaboration with Directorate General of Immigration and Passports (DGIP). This is in line with the vision of the honorable Prime Minister of Pakistan and on the directions of honorable Sayed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Special Assistant toRead More…

(NATIONAL): Isolated rain expected in southeastern Sindh

KARACHI: Met office has forecast that on Friday, rain-thundershowers are expected in Islamabad, upper/central Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir while isolated rain-thunderstorm is expected in southern Punjab and southeastern Sindh. Hot and dry weather is expected in Balochistan. On Saturday, rain-thundershowers are expected in Islamabad, upper Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-BRead More…