KP: (KP CM felicitates successful senators of PTI)

ISLAMABAD:Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has felicitated the successful senators of PTI. In a statement in Peshawar on Thursday, he hoped that the elected senators will play their positive role to bring meaningful legislation to strengthen democracy and ensure supremacy of the constitution. He said PTI will continue its struggle for ensuring transparency in elections as we have greatly defeated the Read More…

KP: (KP Governor felicitates GIK students over securing 2nd position in AIAA Competition)

ISLAMABAD:Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Shah Farman has said that Pakistani youth was very talented and the government was striving best to provide quality educational facilities to the youth in meeting modern days’ challenges. He felicitated a 10-member team of students of Ghulam Ishaq Khan (GIK) Institute of Engineering Science and Technology over clinching 2nd position in preliminary proposal stage of “Build and flRead More…

Khuhro sees Khan has lost parliament’s confidence

LARKANA:PPP Sindh President Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said that prime minister Imran Khan had lost the confidence of the parliament; hence, he should either tender resignation or dissolve assemblies; otherwise, no confidence move would send him packing. In a statement issued here Thursday, Khuhro said getting a confidence vote despite losing confidence of the parliament was in fact a failed face saving effort. He said Read More…

Decision to extend construction amnesty scheme applauded

ISLAMABAD:Former President ICCI Shahid Rasheed Butt on Monday lauded the decision of Prime Minister Imran Khan to extend construction amnesty scheme terming it a New Year’s gift for this important industry. The decision will trigger economic activity, provide jobs to millions and help offset the impact of coronavirus on the economy to some extent, he said. Shahid Rasheed Butt said that rising prices of steel bars, cRead More…

Raisani, eight others indicted in million of rupees corruption case

QUETTA:Accountability Court Quetta on Thursday indicted eight accused including former Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Muhammad Aslam Raisani in a case of irreparable damage to national exchequer by illegally obtaining millions of rupees in damages. Illegal action of the accused had caused a loss of Rs 817 million to the national exchequer, the court was told. Accountability Court Quetta Judge, Allah Dad Roashan, hRead More…

Excise Khuzdar team seizes 15 kg high quality hashish

KHUZDAR:Excise Khuzdar team on Thursday claimed to have seized 15 kg high quality hashish near Pir Umer area besides confiscating vehicle used for smuggling drugs and arresting accused drug peddler. The excise team intercepted a Pajero vehicle No. JAC 941-Quetta near the area of Pir Umer. Upon searching, 15 kg high quality hashish was recovered from the hidden cavities of vehicle. The team also arrested accused drugRead More…

KU to accept BSc exam forms for Annual Examinations 2020 till March 18

KARACHI:The University of Karachi would accept the examination forms and fee of BSc (Pass) Part-I, II and both parts Annual Examinations 2020 without any late fee at their respective colleges till March 18, 2021, KU Controller of Examinations Dr Syed Zafar Hussain said on Thursday. He mentioned that examination forms would be available at the National Bank of Pakistan, United Bank Limited, Habib Bank Limited, Sindh Read More…

Need stressed to invest more on education, health

QUETTA:Pakistan Development Alliance’s National Secretariat/ AwazCDS-Pakistan and PDA Provincial Lead Water Environment and Sanitation Society (WESS) organized a consultation on Citizens and Provincial Government Priority Framework on SDGs here on Thursday. Apart from Parliamentarians and SDGs Task Force Members, the consultation was attended by representatives from SDGs Support Unit, Health Department, Education DeRead More…

Rally staged to create awareness regarding admission in schools

HARNAI:Education Department, District Harnai, took out a rally from Government Boys Primary School Harnai on Thursday to create awareness amongst masses regarding admission in schools. The rally, led by Deputy Commissioner Harnai Sohail Anwar Hashmi, was attended by a large number of teachers and students. The participants, holding banners and placards inscribed with slogans regarding importance of education, marcheRead More…

Tax collection in Sindh rises significantly

KARACHI:An important meeting on tax collection, held under the chairmanship of Mukesh Kumar Chawla, Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation, said that in the current financial year from July 2020 to February 2021, Rs62178.904 million were collected in term of various taxes in Sindh province as compared to Rs54483.406 million in the same period last year. The meeting was further informed that Rs6493.287 million wRead More…