Police release PTI activists taken into custody for filming outside Adiala jail

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers are protesting outside Adiala jail in Rawalpindi on April 10, 2024. —X/@PTIofficial/ Screengrab RAWALPINDI: Police on Wednesday briefly took five Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) activists into custody for protesting and filming videos outside the main gate of Adiala jail on Eid ul Fitr’s first day and then released them. The law enforcers … Read more

PM Shehbaz stresses economic cooperation in telephone call with Kuwaiti counterpart

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif (left) and Kuwait’s PM Sheikh Mohammad Sabah Al Salem Al Sabah. —X/@abubakarumer/@kuna_en/File Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, on Wednesday, held a telephonic conversation with his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Mohammad Sabah Al Salem Al Sabah, stressing the significance and need to promote economic cooperation and trade between the two brotherly countries. With the … Read more

Justice Yahya Afridi recuses himself from suo motu case on IHC judges’ letter

Justice Yahya Afridi. — Supreme Court of Pakistan’s Website ISLAMABAD: Justice Yahya Afridi has recused himself from the suo motu case, taken up by the Supreme Court under Article 184(3) of the Constitution, pertaining to a letter by Islamabad High Court (IHC) judges over alleged interference in judicial matters by intelligence agencies. In his note, … Read more

IG KP on security situation in province

KP Police personnel pictured alongside Pakistan Army soldiers in Lakki Marwat. — Facebook/DPO Lakki Marwat/File PESHAWAR: As Khyber Pakhtunkhwa continues to battle the scourge of terrorism, the province’s Inspector General of Police (IGP) Akhtar Hayat Khan Thursday said as many as 88 terrorists have been neutralised in various anti-terror operations since January 1, 2024. Speaking … Read more

‘Jailed Qureshi hopeful for justice after IHC judges letter’

PTI Vice Chairman Shah Mahmood Qureshi leaving Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) office after the decision of former prime minister Imran Khan in Toshakhana case on October 21, 2022 in Islamabad. — Online RAWALPINDI: Incarcerated Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Shah Mahmood Qureshi’s daughter Shehrbano Qureshi said Thursday that the “brave step” of six Islamabad … Read more