QUETTA (APP): At least five people died and 12 others sustained injuries on Monday in a explosion occurred in Chaman, a town bordering Afghanistan, police said  Police told APP that unknown miscreants had fitted an IED (Improvised Explosive Device) at a motorbike and parked in front of Haji Nida Market, Mall Road, Chaman.  “IED planted…

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F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday stressed that the United Nations must play its rightful role in addressing the grave situation in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) and ensuring that Kashmiris exercise their right to self-determination, promised to them in the relevant UN Security Council resolutions. He was talking…

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KARACHI (TLTP): Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Gulzar Ahmed Monday directed for making Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) functional this year. The CJP issued the instructions to secretary railways during the hearing of a case pertaining to the restoration of the mass-transit system at the Supreme Court’s Karachi Registry. The Chief Justice rejected the statement…

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F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice in its meeting considered in detail The Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2020 (Amendment of Article 73) calling for amending 73(1) (A) making it binding on the government to incorporate at least 20% of the Senate’s budget recommendations in the final budget statement that is passed by…

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LAHORE (APP): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday issued notices to the respondents on a petition challenging the appointments of Advisors and Special Assistants to Prime Minister (SAPM). The court sought details about procedure of appointments of SAPMs and Advisors, their assets and services for the country. The single bench comprising LHC Chief Justice…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): The Members National Assembly from Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal Pakistan (MMAP) led by their Parliamentary Leader Asad Mahmood on Monday lodged their protest by sitting in the Speaker’s gallery rather than on their seats in the House. At the start of the proceedings, the Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar observed the MMAP lawmakers sitting in…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday sought reply from the federation in a petition filed against usage of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI)’s party flags in advertising campaign of health cards. The court termed that it would summon secretary Ministry of Information and Ministry of National Health Services if no reply was…

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ISLAMABAD (APP): State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan Monday told the National Assembly that no increase was made in the licence fee of Pakistan Television (PTV) and the decision was still pending before the government. Responding to a calling attention notice of MNA Shazia Marri about increase of Rs 65 in PTV licence…

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NEW DELHI (AA): A prominent Indian women group has charged Delhi police using a chemical agent and molesting female students of Jamia Millia Islamia, a Delhi-based central university in February. The students were protesting against new citizenship law, believed to be against the interests of the country’s Muslim community. The fact-finding report released by the…

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