The news is by your side.


Govt, opposition establish backdoor contacts to resolve issues of PACs chairmanships

ISLAMABAD: The government and the opposition have established backdoor contacts to resolve the issues pertaining to the chairs of the Public Accounts Committees (PACs) amicably and evenly, ARY News reported.   Sources said that after the government decided to give chairmanship of the PAC–I to Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif, the opposition has also hinted at reciprocating the move by giving chair of the PAC-II to the government.     Currently, there are two Public Accounts Committees in…

Shireen Mazari, Maleeha Lodhi discuss human rights, gender empowerment issues

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari and Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United Nations Maliha Lodhi on Monday discussed human rights and gender empowerment issues in Pakistan. “Pakistan is moving forward on its human rights and gender empowerment commitments and we need to send this message across the globe,” Dr Shireen Mazari said during a meeting with Dr Maleeha Lodhi here at the Ministry of Human Rights. During the meeting, Pakistan’s commitment to improve the human rights and gender empowerment…

PSCA issues law & order stats, police performance review

LAHORE: Punjab Safe Cities Authority (PSCA) has issued law and order statistics along with Punjab Police Integrated Command, Control and Communication Center's (PPIC3) performance review for October 2018. Authority’s Operations Monitoring Center secured more than 25,980 observations that warranted FIRs in 15 cases by proactive policing and interception of more than 103 suspicious persons by PRU and Dolphin Squad and a thorough probing of 5,032 suspicious vehicles. A total of 4,384 vehicles and motor bikes were spotted…