The news is by your side.

Farooq H Naek

Peace, development and democracy interlinked: Farooq H Naek

Geneva: Former Chairman Senate Farooq H. Naek has said that peace, development and democracy are part of parcel of each other in the present day world. While addressing the 139 General Assembly of Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Geneva, Farooq H. Naek said being hub of collective national and political wisdom, parliament by dint of its linkages with the people, multilateral connectivity, legislation, public awareness, and revisiting existing laws, can make it possible to achieve peace and development at the domestic,…

Deadline for lawmaker to submit asset details ends today

ISLAMABAD:The deadline for Parliamentarians to submit the asset details to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) ends on Tuesday (today). Only 305 out of 1170 members of the provincial assemblies alongwith upper and lower houses of the Parliament have submitted their asset details as of yet, ARY News reports. 

AC announces verdict on Pervez Ashraf’s ECL plea    

ISLAMABAD: Accountability Court (AC) in Islamabad on Monday announced the verdict of former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf's plea to remove his name from the Exit Control List (ECL), ARY News reports. The petition was heard by AC Judge Mohammad Basheer. Defence lawyer Farooq H. Naek pleaded that the name of his client should be removed from ECL as he has to go abroad and will return to the country. An officer of the Interior Ministry presented his report to the court. Announcing the verdict, the court said that it is…