A Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) official involved in smuggling on Monday was arrested from the Islamabad airport, ARY News reported. As per details, the Airport Security Force (ASF) during the search found a bag full of cell phones from the custody of the FIA personnel, when he was coming out from the airport. The number of cell phones numbered 60.
Prime Minister Imran Khan reiterated that he would not give National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) to plunderers and showed firm resolve to carry forward the process of accountability. Addressing gathering of Pakistani community at Capital One Arena in Washington DC, Imran Khan said in Naya Pakistan everyone is accountable and there could not be two separate laws for rich and poor.
Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday said he had decided to remove the facilities of television and air conditioner from the prison cells of Nawaz Sharif and Asif Ali Zardari. He said after going back to Pakistan, he would remove the TV and AC from their jail cells. “I know Maryam Bibi will make a hue and cry.
From Rawalpindi, during the current season, transporters are charging as much as Rs6,000 for a trip to Murree, Rs7,000 for Ayubia, Rs8,000 for Abbottabad and Swat and Rs500 just to get to the federal capital from the station. In this regard, citizens told The Express Tribune that such high fares have disappointed them.
Months after it emerged that Chinese men were marrying Pakistani women in an alleged human trafficking scam, the Rawalpindi police said on Sunday that it had arrested two Chinese nationals for allegedly harassing a girl. ST* claimed that the suspects Shu-Kwa and Hu-Ous, used to call her regularly wherein they kept urging her to marry one of them.
The Punjab Masstransit Authority (PMA) has once again invited bids for operation and maintenance of services for the Lahore Orange Line Metro Train (from Ali Town to Dera Gujran). Queries of the bidders for seeking clarifications in the tender documents must be received in writing at PMA Office or emailed to the specified address on or before July 29.
Water supply to the city was disrupted again as a main water supply line, supplying water from the Dhabeji pumping station to different parts of Karachi burst due to a sudden electricity breakdown on Saturday.The damage to the 72-inch-diametre pipeline caused a loss of thousands of gallons of drinking water being supplied to the city.
Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif Monday said that the ‘Charter of Democracy’ is a brilliant agreement and more political parties can join it. He said countries, including China, who won freedom after Pakistan, are far ahead of us today. “It is not too late, the matters could still be rectified,” Shehbaz said.
The accountability court extended the physical remand of PPP leader Faryal Talpur in the fake accounts case by seven days. The PPP leader would now be presented in the accountability court on July 30. Meanwhile, Zardari arrived at the rostrum and presented newspaper clippings in which Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar mentioned that Zardari owned 32 properties.
President Dr Arif Alvi has summoned the Senate session on August 1 for voting on the no-confidence resolutions against Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani and Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwala. Meanwhile, 26 senators of the ruling PTI and allied parties met here on Monday to discuss their strategy to dethrone opposition's no-confidence motion.