PTI’s Bold Move to Challenge Article 245 Implementation in Supreme CourtPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), one of the leading political parties in the country, has decided to challenge the implementation of Article 245 in the Supreme Court. By challenging the implementation and seeking the abolition of this article, PTI aims to protect the democratic values and ensure a just legal system for all. On the other hand, critics argue that Article 245 serves as a necessary measure in combating terrorism and ensuring national security. As the legal battle unfolds in the Supreme Court, the entire nation anxiously awaits the court’s decision. The outcome will not only shape the future of Article 245 but also set a precedent for the balance between security measures and individual rights in Pakistan.
May 22, 2023 19:38 UTC
Pakistan men's national football team kicks off its 4-Nations Cup campaign against the hosts Mauritius on 11th June, 2023. The Shaheens will take on Kenya on 14th June while they will vie against Djibouti on the 17th June. These games will indeed provide the team with valuable experience and an opportunity to compete against other international teams, allowing the players to further develop their skills. The upcoming matches will also serve as the preparation for the SAFF Cup 2023, which is scheduled to take place in India. Participating in the 4-Nations Cup will give the team a chance to fine-tune their strategies and evaluate their performance ahead of the SAFF Cup.
May 22, 2023 18:25 UTC
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Syed Asim Munir on Monday said the nation was living in a free atmosphere due to the great sacrifices of its martyrs. He said the sacrifices of martyrs and services of Ghazis were the armed forces’ valuable asset and capital of pride. The Pakistan Army as an institution always remembered every person associated with it and their families and its relationship as a family was a proud and exemplary one. He announced to celebrate the “Pakistan Martyrs’ Reverence Day” on May 25. A large number of senior officers of Pakistan Army and families of martyrs participated in the ceremony.
May 22, 2023 16:41 UTC
The carpet sample came sealed in a plastic Ziplock bag as part of the homeowner’s appeal package, Denver Assessor Keith Erffmeyer said. Colorado’s county property assessors calculated unprecedented gains in home values and mailed notices to homeowners earlier this month. To find out, The Denver Post interviewed Adams County Assessor Ken Musso, Arapahoe County Assessor P.K. Kaiser, Denver County Assessor Keith Erffmeyer, Douglas County Assessor Toby Damisch and Jefferson County Assessor Scot Kersgaard, and got advice on how to file a successful appeal. The Colorado General Assembly passed a bill earlier this month that aims to soften the tax blow from the increased property values.
May 22, 2023 11:03 UTC
Amongst statements from the team, an old interview of actor Mawra Hocane has resurfaced. I said that this is marital rape. It was a huge deal for me to stand up and ask [the producer] that this is marital rape and we need to build on it. How can a project backed by her and me - women who have voices - let a marital rape scene just pass. “Marital rape is defined as the forceful act of consummation by the husband with his wife without her explicit approval," tweeted the star.
May 22, 2023 10:09 UTC
The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Sunday forecast that "very hot" weather is expected to grip most parts of the country on Monday. According to the weatherman, mainly very hot and dry weather is likely to prevail in most parts of Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan, Islamabad and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The Met Department also said that Islamabad is also expected to witness dust raising and gusty winds with isolated rain-thunderstorm. Similarly, dust thunderstorms and gusty winds with chances of rain are likely in northeast and central Balochistan, lower KP, south Punjab and Potohar region. In the last 24 hours, the weather remained very hot and dry.
May 22, 2023 07:29 UTC
From Tribune staff reportsBIRMINGHAM — According to the Birmingham Police Department, an investigation is underway following an incident involving multiple people shot in the Lakeview District. Officer Truman Fitzgerald said the incident occurred on Sunday, May 21, 2023. Fitzgerald said officers followed the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop near the 700 Block of 21st Street South where they discovered that the vehicle’s two occupants were shot. The adult male discovered in the parking lot and one of the males discovered after the traffic stop were suffering life-threatening injuries. “The preliminary investigation has revealed that we believe the two male victims found during the traffic stop were involved in a physical altercation with the male found in the parking lot,” Fitzgerald said.
May 22, 2023 05:28 UTC
But economic issues remain squarely in focus even though a post-Covid tourism revival helped Greece book growth of 5.9 percent last year. Mitsotakis, 55, has urged voters not to squander hard-fought economic stability. Opinion polls suggested Mitsotakis held a clear lead of five to seven percentage points. But Tsipras has accused Mitsotakis of promising “better jobs and wages, only to have the middle class live on coupons”. We work just to survive.” Ahead of the vote, Mitsotakis’ government came under pressure over the devastating head-on train collision in February that claimed 57 lives.
May 22, 2023 04:00 UTC
LAHORE-Pakistan got off to a flying start in the 3rd Asian Women’s Baseball Championship (Women’s Baseball Asia Cup), after thumping hosts Hong Kong 16-1 in their inaugural match on Sunday. According to information received here, Pakistan’s hitters Alina Masood scored four runs, Zahida Ghanni three runs, while Ayesha Ejaz, Arim Barkat and Tasmia Rubab scored two runs apiece. Sadia Bibi showed excellent pitching on behalf of Pakistan. In other encounters, India defeated Thailand 9-8 in a thrilling contest, while Indonesia tamed Sri Lanka 24-3. Pakistan will take on Sri Lanka in their second match today (Monday), while in their third match, they will face Indonesia on Tuesday.
May 22, 2023 00:26 UTC
Jeddah summit offers hope for a reinvigorated Arab nationBaria AlamuddinShort Url https://arab.news/zx8qfThe Arab League Summit in Jeddah was a breath of fresh air compared with what we have come to expect of such occasions. The post-2011 decade was a horrific period for the Arab world, defined by civil conflicts, proxy wars, political instability, bitter divisions, and unrestrained Iranian interference. The Jeddah talks between Sudan’s warring parties likewise appear to be starting to bear fruit, with this conflict a central discussion theme during the Arab summit. The post-2011 decade was a horrific period for the Arab world, defined by civil conflicts, proxy wars, political instability, bitter divisions, and unrestrained Iranian interference. The Jeddah summit represented a major opportunity to put this painful chapter behind us — offering the prospect of the Arab world once again being a strong and united global force.
May 21, 2023 23:38 UTC
Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif likened on Sunday the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). Addressing a meeting on the law and order situation in the country, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said, "The TTP attacked the GHQ [General Headquarters], and these enemies of the state [PTI] also attacked the GHQ." In line with the May 9 vandalism, PM Shehbaz took a jibe at former prime minister Imran Khan, PM Shehbaz said, " The day will be remembered when terrorism was committed against the state on the orders of Imran Khan." On Saturday, the premier visited the Pakistan Kidney and Liver Institute (PKLI) during which he met with the team of doctors. The PM mentioned administrative steps would be completed as soon as possible to obtain modern equipment required for treatment in PKLI.
May 21, 2023 16:44 UTC
Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday said that the protestors that attacked military installations following Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's arrest on May 9 will be tried "according to their laws as per the Constitution". #Live: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif addressing the meeting regarding law and order situation in Lahore https://t.co/fFrQYDwTRy — Radio Pakistan (@RadioPakistan) May 21, 2023These decisions he said were taken in the crucial meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) last Tuesday. The meeting chaired by PM Shehbaz Sharif and attended by senior cabinet ministers, services chiefs, DG ISI and other relevant officials, had promised to bring those behind the violent protests last week to justice. "This is not a joke," the premier exclaimed today as he addressed a press conference taking stock of the damage caused by the protestors. He drew similarities between the sensitive state installations attacked by the angry mobs and terrorist attacks the country has witnessed in the past.
May 21, 2023 14:03 UTC
LAHORE - Mark Coles, who has been reappointed as Pakistan women’s team coach, met national players at State Bank Ground Saturday. Coles reached Karachi earlier on Saturday and went to State Bank Ground to watch Dynamites vsChallengers contest of the ongoing four-team T20 series. After the match, Coles reunited with the national players whom he coached during his last stint from 2017 to 2019. “It feels great to be back and meeting you guys,” said Coles in a brief chat with the players. Coles said he is looking forward to the start of the women’s Pakistan Cup.
May 21, 2023 11:10 UTC
The suspension of mobile Internet services has not only affected Bykea but also impacted all IT-enabled services in Pakistan. Moreover, the closure of Internet services has created additional hardships for people already struggling with inflation and financial constraints. Despite the lack of mobile Internet connectivity, Javed utilised a clever strategy to continue working despite the lack of mobile Internet connectivity. Other home-run enterprises, which rely on Internet connectivity for their daily operations, also found themselves in disarray during the Internet outage. Khan also raised concerns about the declining quality of Internet services, particularly data services, in the country.
May 21, 2023 09:40 UTC
A seminar was held in the brotherly country of Turkiye to show unity with the armed forces. In the Netherlands, the overseas Pakistanis held a rally and passionately raised slogans in support of the armed forces. In Russia, a similar procession was held and the participants vociferously condemned the attack on armed forces and shouted slogans in their favour. They demanded strong action against those who conspired and caused damage to the armed forces. Similarly, events were also arranged in Oslo and Brussels for the stability and strength of Pakistan and to show support for Pakistan’s armed forces.
May 21, 2023 08:08 UTC