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Punjab educational institutions to remain closed on Monday,Tuesday

LAHORE, Nov 26 (INP) All educational institutions in Punjab would remain closed on Monday and Tuesday, 27th and 28th November, 2017. A notification to...

Disrupted rail traffic resumes after several hours

  KARACHI: Nov 26 (INP) The railway traffic, disrupted due to protests in major cities of country, resumed in Karachi late on Saturday night. According to...

Rangers take control of Faizabad; protestors burn police check post, vehicles and CCTV cameras

ISLAMABAD, Nov 26 (INP) Rangers took over control of the venue of Dharna at Faizabad on Sunday morning after police and the protestors fought...

Islamabad protesters ‘contacted India’, claims Ahsan Iqbal

ISLAMABAD, Nov 25 (INP): Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Saturday claimed that religious parties protesting in Islamabad had 'contacted India', and that the government...

Crackdown against Faizabad sit-in sparks protests in parts of country

KARACHI, Nov 25 (INP): The ongoing joint operation of police, Frontier Corps (FC) and Rangers personnel against sit-in of Sunni Tehreek and Tehreek-i-Labaik Ya...

Siraj slams govt for use of force on Faizabad protesters

  LAHORE, Nov 25 (INP): Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Sirajul Haq has criticised the government for the Faizabad crackdown, saying the use of force has further...

PEMRA orders all news channels to go ‘off air’ as situation deteriorates

ISLAMABAD, Nov 25 (INP): Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on Saturday decided to shut down transmission of all news channels as crackdown against...

Islamabad operation: Over 200 people injured in clashes

ISLAMABAD, Nov 25 (INP): The operation to clear Faizabad interchange from protesters staging a sit-in began early morning on Saturday. Heavy contingents of police, FC...

Tehreek-e-Labbaik protesters attack Ch Nisar’s house in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI, Nov 25 (INP): Several men protesting the Faizabad crackdown on Saturday attempted to break into the house of former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar...

COAS suggests PM to handle Islamabad Dharna peacefully

RAWALPINDI, Nov 25 (INP) Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa telephoned Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today (Saturday) and suggested to handle...

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Pinning high hopes on India was hasty: Khawaja Asif

SIALKOT, Sept 22 (INP): Former Defence Minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz(PML-N) leader Khawaja Asif Friday night said that pinning high hopes on India was...

Disappointed over India’s refusal to hold meeting at UNGA: Shah Mehmood

DOHA, Sept 22 (INP): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday said that he is very much disappointed over India’s refusal to carry out...

Hanif Abbasi shifted to Attock jail after photo surfaces inside Adiala prison

ISLAMABAD, Sept 21 (INP): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi was shifted to Attock jail from Adiala jail Rawalpindi on Saturday. The incarcerated PML-N...