Sharif to travel to London on Tuesday: PML-N(13:42) Lahore, Nov 17 (IANS) Ailing former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is expected to travel to London on Tuesday in an air ambulance following the Lahore High Court's decision to allow him to go abroad for his medical treatment, a PML-N official said on Sunday.
Christian community to retain Peshawar college(08:58) Peshawar, Nov 17 (IANS) Edwardes College of Peshawar was owned by the Christian community and would remain theirs and that the institution was not being nationalised, Khyber Paktunkhwa Governor Shah Farman told the media here.
Court allows Sharif to travel abroad for 4 weeks(08:18) Lahore, Nov 17 (IANS) The Lahore High Court has allowed former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to travel abroad for four weeks for medical treatment, adding that the duration could be extended based on medical reports.
I hold no grudge against Nawaz, says Imran(08:40) Islamabad, Nov 16 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he holds no grudge against Nawaz Sharif and the ailing former premiers health was more important than politics.
JUI-F leaders, workers booked for blocking highway(08:32) Islamabad, Nov 16 (IANS) A case has been registered against Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leaders and workers for blocking a highway that links Karachi with Balochistan as the party started the second phase of its protest against the incumbent Pakistan government after ending its sit-in in Islamabad.
Air traffic controller in Pak helps plane from India(23:54) Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) An air traffic controller in Pakistan on Thursday saved a plane flying from the Indian city of Jaipur to Muscat, by guiding it through air traffic during an emergency, a media report said.
Schools shut in Pakistan due to rising pollution levels(16:46) Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) The air quality in Pakistan's city of Lahore and adjoining districts on Friday surpassed "hazardous" level, forcing local government to close down all public and private schools for two days.
Sharif continues to remain critical: Personal physician(12:26) Lahore, Nov 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's health has continued to be in critical condition and delays to allow the PML-N supremo to travel abroad for treatment could result in adverse impact on his life, his personal physician said on Friday.
JUI-F continues to block roads across Pakistan(12:18) Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Thousands of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) protesters continued to block roads and highways across Pakistan on Friday as part of the party's 'Azadi March Plan B'.
Lightning kills 20 in Pakistan(08:34) Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed when lightning struck rural areas following heavy rains in Pakistan's Sindh province, it was reported on Friday.
PML-N approaches court over conditions on Sharif's travel(08:18) Lahore, Nov 15 (IANS) PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif has rejected the Pakistan government's conditional decision to allow his brother and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to travel abroad for medical treatment, saying that the party's legal team has approached the Lahore High Court (LHC) against the decision.
Pak leads in number of censorship requests sent to FB(08:12) Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Of the 17,807 content restrictions made by Facebook globally, the highest number, over 31 per cent, of the requests originated from Pakistan between January and July 2019, according to the platforms latest transparency report.