ISLAMABAD: Accountability court has decided to indict former president Asif Ali Zardari in Park Lane case on July 06, ARY News reported. The court has decided to frame charges against Co-chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) via the video link at hospital or his residence in case of his ill health.

ISLAMABAD: In a major development, the Federal government on Saturday removed Nausheen Javed from the post of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) chairperson, ARY News reported. As per details, the government removed Nausheen Javed as FBR chief and appointed Javed Ghani in her place.  A notification is this regard has also been issued.

KARACHI: A session of the Coronavirus Task Force, was briefed that 50,908 COVID-19 patients have been recovered in Sindh so far, ARY News reported on Saturday. A meeting of the Coronavirus task force was held with Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in chair. The meeting was briefed that among 2,25,283 cases reported across the country 90,721 positive cases of coronavirus have been reported in Sindh.

Pakistan marks 100 days of national efforts against coronavirus pandemic-- File photo The National Command and Operations Centre has marked 100 days of 'action and resilience' against the coronavirus pandemic that is raging across Pakistan. ?Today, the number of recovered Pakistanis exceeds the total active cases in Pakistan,? said the official press statement from the NCOC.

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has launched an investigation into illegal appointments in the provincial education department, ARY News reported on Saturday. According to details, the anti-graft watchdog has launched a probe against former Executive District Officer (Education), Aijaz Solangi for hiring people illegally in the Sindh education department.

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Senator Shibli Faraz said on Saturday that Pakistan witnessed a decrease in Covid-19 cases due to smart lockdown strategy being implemented across the country to stem the spread of coronavirus. Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad on Saturday, the information minister thanked and appreciated the public for joining hands with the government following the Standard Operating Procedures to meet the global pandemic.

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that unplanned expansion of urban centres has caused environmental damage besides creating risks to the food security, ARY News reported. PM Imran Khan made the statement while chairing a high-level meeting for reviewing the master plan of major cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), as well as the federal capital Islamabad.

KARACHI: Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has granted permission to a private airline, SereneAir, to operate two chartered flights to Saudi Arabia between Jeddah, Riyadh and Karachi, ARY News reported on Friday. SereneAir has been allowed to operate two chartered flights, one from Jeddah to Karachi and second from Karachi to Riyadh, to transport more than 400 nationals.

In response, the court has accepted the application but no date for hearing is issued as yet. ? Photo: Geo.Tv/File ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday filed an application in Anti Terrorism Court (ATC), Islamabad, for confiscation of the property of MQM leader Altaf Hussain and three others who were declared proclaimed offenders by the court in its last verdict regarding Dr Imran Farooq murder case.

QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan has urged to find a permanent solution to end closure of Chaman border with Afghanistan, ARY News reported on Friday. Balochistan CM Jam Kamal Khan chaired a high-level meeting to discuss strategies to end the issue of Chaman border closure on a permanent basis.