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Monday, May 9th, 2016


Rulers would be in Adyala jail soon: Sirajul Haq

ISLAMABAD, 09 MAY (DNA) – Ameer Jamaat e Islami Sirajul Haq has said that the Adyala jail was being given a fresh look these days and the emperors of today along with their princes would soon be there handcuffed. According to a statement here Monday, Sirajul Haq counseled the Prime Minister not to look for avenues of escape from accountability, and instead talk of a ruthless accountability. He said the day when true accountability started, none of the past and present rulers would be spared. He said the very existenceRead More

Opposition seeks debate on Panama leaks in Parliament

ISLAMABAD, 09 MAY (DNA) – Opposition parties on Monday called for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to explain his position on Panama leaks in the Parliament. The demand was made by the opposition parties in a meeting presided over by Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah in Islamabad Monday. “We will demand debate on an adjournment motion submitted by Sheikh Rashid,” he said. “We are waiting for the prime minister to come to the parliament and give answers on Panama leaks.” While addressing the meeting ofRead More

Peshawar Cricket Club of blind clinches PAF T20 Cricket Championshi 

ISLAMABAD,  09 MAY (DNA) – Peshawar Cricket Club of the Blind defeated Islamabad Cricket Club of the Blind in the final of PAF T20 Cricket Champions Trophy for the Blind, played at PAF Complex Cricket Ground Islamabad. Air Marshal Farooq Habib, Deputy Chief of the Air Staff (Training) was the chief guest at the occasion. Islamabad Cricket Club of the Blind won the toss and elected to field first. Peshawar Cricket Club of the Blind scored 309 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in the allotted 20 over. HaroonRead More

SECP holds session on eService in Sialkot

SECP frames Capital Market Development Plan

ISLAMABAD, 09 MAY (DNA) – The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) organized a seminar on Virtual One Stop Shop (VOSS), Companies Easy Exit Regulations and on mandatory online submission of returns through the e-Services portal at the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The event was organized by the Company Registration Office, Lahore, under the annual work plan of the Corporatization and Compliance. A large number of industrialists and corporate consultants attended the event.  The participants were briefed on the Companies Easy Exit Regulations, 2014, through which companiesRead More

Interior Ministry extends Rangers’ powers

SRA claims targeting rangers

ISLAMABAD, 09 MAY (DNA) – The Interior Ministry has extended the powers of Rangers for 77 days, the ministry said on Monday. “Pursuant to the request made by the Home Department, Government of Sindh, dated 03 May 2016 and in continuation of this Ministry’s Notification  ated 03 February 2016, the powers conferred upon Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) in Karachi Division are extended for another period of 77 days with effect,” the notification said. DNA ———————————————–

Top US commander lauds Pak Army role

RAWALPINDI,  09  MAY (DNA) – General Joseph L. Votel, incoming commander United  States Central Command (US CENTCOM) Monday lauded the role of Pakistan  Army for bringing peace and stability in the region. He was talking to General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ, the ISPR said. During the meeting matters of mutual and professional interests with special emphasis on ecurity situation in Afghanistan came under discussion. Earlier, on arrival at General Headquarters, a smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Army presented Guard of Honour to the visitingRead More