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Karachi incident vindicated NS’state above the state’ stance: Maryam

PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz on Friday said that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s stance that there was a “state above the state” in Pakistan has been proven true through the Karachi incident”. She was referring to her husband Mohammad Safdar’s arrest in Karachi early Monday morning — just hours after …

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Step up action to achieve COVID-19 ceasefire, Guterres says in UN Day message |

The UN chief initially issued the appeal for combatants to lay down their arms shortly after the pandemic was declared in March.  As we mark the @UN‘s 75th anniversary, our founding mission is more critical than ever. Let us come together and realize our shared vision of a better world …

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Reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa filed in complete disregard of the law: Supreme Court

However, though the apex court found glaring lapses and procedural irregularities in the filing of the reference, it ruled that there was no ill intent behind the filing of the reference on the part of the president and prime minister. In summary, the Supreme Court found eleven grounds on which …

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‘Very tough’ months ahead in COVID battle, WHO helping scale up dwindling oxygen supplies |

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said some countries were now on a “dangerous track” and the worrying rise was leading to hospitals and ICUs “running close or above capacity – and we’re still only in October.”  “We urge leaders to take immediate action, to prevent further unnecessary deaths, and essential health services collapsing, and schools …

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Raoof Hasan appointed as SAPM on Information

Prime Minister Imran Khan has appointed Raoof Hasan as his Special Assistant on Information and Broadcasting, ARY News reported on Friday. According to a notification issued by the cabinet division, Raoof Hasan has been appointed as Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information in an honorary capacity. Rauf Hassan is …

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Azhar might not be Pakistan captain on NZ tour, hints Wasim

Azhar Ali might not be Pakistan’s Test captain during next month’s tour of New Zealand after Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief executive Wasim Khan stated that the 35-year-old’s leadership will be reviewed. “The PCB will review Azhar’s performance as the Test captain ahead of the New Zealand tour and a …

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Users can now file content removal appeal to Facebook’s ‘Supreme Court’

Facebook’s Oversight Board has announced that users can now submit appeals on content removal to the global body for an independent review. In May, Facebook appointed 20 people from around the world to serve on what will effectively be the social media network’s “Supreme Court” for speech, issuing rulings on …

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Balochistan govt urges PDM to delay Quetta rally in light of ‘security threat’

Balochistan government spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani on Friday urged the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to delay its upcoming public meeting in Quetta citing a security threat alert issued by the National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta). PDM, an anti-government alliance of 11 opposition parties, is scheduled to hold its third power show …

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