KARACHI: The cash-strapped Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is planning to carry out unprecedented downsizing to steer the national airliner out of financial crisis. According to sources, the PIA management is mulling to sack around 11,000 employees out of its total strength of 18,000 staffers. The management believes that PIA requires around 6,000 to 7,000 employees to meet its needs, while around 11,000 workers were redundant and liability on the organisation, sources informed. Some 400 employees possessing fake…
BANNU: The influential spokesman of the Pakistani Taliban has been sacked for pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group and for feuding with his leader Maulana Fazlullah, according to a statement and senior commanders.