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Load shedding for Industry to go by end of November – IESCO Chief

Islamabad: (Parliament Times) Basit Zaman, Chief Executive Officer, Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) has said that work on many energy projects was in full swing and load shedding for industry would be eliminated by the end of November this year. He was talking to a delegation of Islamabad Chamber of …

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Imran living example of “chor machay shore”: Maryam Aurangzeb

Islamabad: (Parliament Times) State Minister for information and broadcasting Maryam Aurangzeb has said that Imran Khan is a living example of “Chor machay shor” [the criminal poses as the judge and he can not further befool the nation on the basis of accusations. “ Imran Khan is bent upon proving …

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PAF playing critical role in war against terrorism: Ahsan Iqbal

KAMRA: Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal said on Thursday that a strong air force and aerospace platform is imperative for a strong nation. Iqbal was speaking at the foundation-laying ceremony of Aviation City at Aeronautical Complex, Kamra. Iqbal remarked that Pakistan Air Force has played a critical role …

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Maryam Nawaz takes issue with scrutiny of Sharif family’s business accounts

ISLAMABAD: Maryam Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter, appeared on Wednesday for the first time before the Supreme Court-sanctioned joint investigation team (JIT) probing the Sharif family’s business dealings abroad. Maryam was accompanied by husband Captain Safdar, brothers Hassan and Hussain, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb, the …

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COAS attends successful ‘training launch’ of short-range Nasr missile

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa witnessed the “training launch” of short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile ‘Nasr’ on Wednesday. Nasr is a high-precision weapon system with the ability to be deployed quickly, the military said. “Pakistan has successfully undertaken a series of training launches and tests and …

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Imran criticises ‘private citizen Maryam getting official protocol’

CHITRAL: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan criticised the ‘buildup’ to Maryam Nawaz’s appearance before the Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) today. Addressing an event in Chitral, the PTI chief said they [Sharif family members] are being called in a criminal investigation in light of the April 20 Supreme …

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Maryam Nawaz appears before Panama case JIT, says ‘they have no case

ISLAMABAD: The prime minister’s daughter, Maryam Nawaz, said on Wednesday the joint investigation team (JIT) probing the Sharif family’s assets has no case against them. Speaking to the media after her questioning by the Panama case JIT at the Federal Judicial Academy, she thanked supporters for assembling at the venue. …

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