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PPP to support PTI govt’s legislation favouring national interest: Khursheed Shah

KARACHI: Veteran Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Syed Khursheed Shah on Sunday said his party would support all public and national interest legislation of the new government. Briefing media after meeting with a PTI delegation on Sunday, he said talks were held between the two parties about law making in the parliament. He said everyone should come to parliament and play its due role. Fawad Chaudhry, Asad Qaiser, Umer Ayub and Riaz Fatiana from PTI and Syed Khursheed Shah, Naveed Qamar and Sherry Rehman of PPP…

Legislation is required to contain ‘bomb blast’ of overpopulation: CJP

ISLAMABAD: “An alarming rate of population overgrowth is basically a bomb blast. The resolution of the issue needs legislation,” the chief justice observed. Distressed with the issue of overpopulation, chief justice Saqib Nisar made these remarks as the apex court resumed hearing a suo motu case related to population growth in the country. The top judge expressed his concerns that resources and housing space are falling short in Pakistan owing to population bomb. The matter should be tackled by the help of effective…

Uber to suspend service in Greece after new legislation

ATHENS: Ride-hailing service Uber said on Thursday it would suspend its licensed service in Greece after the approval of local legislation which imposes stricter regulation on the sector. Uber, which operates a licensed service in the Greek capital, has faced opposition from local taxi drivers who accuse it of taking their business. “New local regulations were voted on recently with provisions that impact ride-sharing services,” Uber said in a blog post. “We have to assess if and how we can operate within this new…

Zardari praises parliament for enacting law against honour killing

DUBAI: Former president Asif Ali Zardari has congratulated the Parliament for passing legislation against rape and honour killing, ARY News reported. The ex-president, in his statement, said that 7th October is a historic day for Pakistan. He lauded the efforts of all political parties for getting the bill passed by the Parliament. "The suspects and convicts in honour killing and rape suspects and convicts will not be able to escape now that a law has been passed against their crime," he said. The Co-Chairman of Pakistan…