Instability in Afghanistan - Daily Times

Currently, the Taliban hold more than forty percent of Afghanistan's land mass. Their territory will continue to grow if the ANA and other security agencies aren't able to resist their continual onslaught. M Ali Baloch. November 4, 2017. Afghanistan ...

Inconclusive debate will be futile: Rabbani - The Express Tribune

An inconclusive debate on distribution of power among state institutions would be an exercise in futility, remarked the Senate chairman on Friday. As discussion on trichotomy of power entered a second day, Raza Rabbani said that parliament should ...

Sattar tasks key leaders to bring Vohra back - Pakistan Today

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar has tasked two key members of his party to pacify Karachi Deputy Mayor Arshad Vohra and bring him back into the party fold, a private TV channel reported. Vohra switched his ...

'Great burden' rests on judiciary's shoulders in Nawaz Sharif case: PM - Pakistan Today

LONDON: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said Friday that a “great burden” rests on the shoulders of Pakistan's judiciary in the case of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, as it is necessary that justice must be seen to be done. He said this on a ...

Dr Qibla Ayaz appointed new Council of Islamic Ideology chief - Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: University of Peshawar's former dean of Islamic and Oriental Studies department Dr Qibla Ayaz has been appointed the chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) by the law ministry, reported a private media outlet on Friday. Sahibzada ...

Indian farmers behind smog in Pakistan: EPD minister - Pakistan Today

LAHORE: Without having the actual data of air pollution within Pakistan, Punjab government has blamed the crop burning in Indian part of Punjab as a major reason of smog in Pakistan. Environment Protection Department (EPD) Minister Zakya Shahnwaz ...

Security forces release wife, daughter of Baloch rebel Dr Allah Nazar - The Express Tribune

Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri is photographed with the family of Dr Allah Nazar released by the security forces on November 3, 2017. PHOTO: INP. QUETTA: The Balochistan government has released the family of a top Baloch ...

Umrah pilgrims to undergo biometric verification from December onwards - Geo News, Pakistan

KARACHI: Pakistani Umrah pilgrims will be required to undergo biometric verification from December onwards, according to the Saudi Embassy spokesperson. The pilgrims will not be able to submit their applications in the Saudi Embassy for Umrah visas ...

UK high commissioner summoned over emergence of 'Free Balochistan' posters in London - Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Friday summoned the British High Commissioner in Pakistan Thomas Drew over the display of “anti-Pakistan slogans” on London cabs “that directly attack its territorial integrity and sovereignty”. The ...

Imran slams parliament for 'protecting' Nawaz, continues tirade against PML-N - Geo News, Pakistan

KOT ADDU: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairperson Imran Khan continued his tirade against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, and claimed that the parliament 'protected' Nawaz Sharif. Addressing a rally in Kot Addu on Friday, Imran said that he went to all the ...