ISLAMABAD:The United States has linked its $90 million assistance for resuming work on the Kalat-Quetta-Chaman section of highway with the award of contract to the Frontier Works Organization (FWO) and hiring of a reputed international firm to monitor construction, sources say. Work on the project had screeched to a halt way back in 2010 after ..
MIRANSHAH: According to security sources, Taliban commander Adnan Rashid has been killed in military strikes in North Waziristan, however, the Taliban have denied the report. Earlier on Tuesday, military jets and gunship helicopters pounded militant hideouts in the Mir Ali area of North Waziristan killing 40 terrorists. Unconfirmed reports state that Rashid’s house was targeted ..
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had not assigned Maulana Samiul Haq any mission pertaining to peace talks with Taliban, according the spokesman for the PM house. In a statement, the spokesperson said the impression given by Maulana Samiul Haq that government did not listen to him was incorrect. The spokesperson said that Maulana’s cooperation and ..
ISLAMABAD: The Session Court on Saturday here granted one-day exemption for Musharraf from appearance on medical ground and called for the medical certificate for submission on next hearing, Geo News reported. Additional Session Judge, Wajid Ali was hearing the Abdul Rasheed Ghazi murder case here. The defence lawyer Ilyas Siddiqui told the court that his ..
ISLAMABAD: The medical report of former military dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf was produced today(Friday) before the special court hearing the high treason case against him for abrogating the Constitution while pronouncing a state of emergency rule on Nov 3, 2007. The report states that Musharraf needs to undergo angiography on an immediate basis, but ..