Daily Archives: April 17, 2017

Iqbal Umar was a gentleman: Sallu

Karachi: Former Pakistan chief selector Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu on Tuesday said former first class player Iqbal Umar, who passed away on Monday at the age of 74, was a true gentleman.

“With the demise of ……

Concern on increasing number of street children

KARACHI: Increasing number of missing, kidnapped and trafficked children, as well as, beggar and street children is a matter of grave concern, said founder of Madadgaar National Helpline and National Child Commissioner Zia Ahmed Awan.……

FCS ex-chairman remanded in Rs45mn graft case

KARACHI: An Accountability Court on Tuesday remanded Fishermen Cooperative Society (FCS) former chairman Sultan Qamar Siddiqui to prison in a graft case of over Rs45 million.

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) produced Siddiqui before the ……

GB: (Efforts underway to overcome energy shortage from GB: Jaffarullah)

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Speaker Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly Jafarullah Khan has said that all out efforts are underway to overcome energy shortage from Gilgit Baltistan.

This he said while talking to delegations in Gilgit on Tuesday. He ……

Minister: (CPEC will enable us to achieve targets of vision 2025: Ahsan)

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated a three-day international conference on “China Pakistan Economic Corridor”: political, economic and social prospective at Sindh University Jamshoro on Tuesday.

Speaking on the occasion, he said that projects ……

Governor condoles on demise of Mukhtiar Masood

KARACHI: Governor of Sindh Mohammad Zubair has expressed sorrow and grief on the death of famous writer and former federal secretary Mukhtiar Masood.

Governor said that Mukhtiar Masood was a famous writer and he gave ……