May 25, 2022

Supreme Court orders: Shehbaz govt should provide PTI ground for Azaadi March 

What happened: As the uncertainty arises across Pakistan, specifically in the capital, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered the government to allow the PTI to organise their long march at a ground between H-9 and G-9 areas of Islamabad. The hyped-up Khan’s caravan left from Lahore early morning, as road blockages and containers were […]

May 25, 2022

Man arrested for creating fake Twitter accounts of retd army officers supporting PTI 

What happened: A resident of Sargodha, identified as Sadaqat Hussain, was arrested as it was alleged that he created fake Twitter profiles of retired army officials supporting a specific political party. TheNews reported, “Social accounts were made to create differences among the Army Officers on a political basis.” It is pertinent to mention that the fake video […]

May 24, 2022

As raids continue, Punjab police officer shot dead allegedly by PTI worker Sajid Hussain 

What happened:  On Tuesday at 1:40 AM, police officers raided the house of a PTI worker Sajid Hussain in Lahore’s Model Town Area. The Punjab Police officers raided Sajid Hussain’s house, and during the raid, an unidentified man opened fire from the roof of Sajid’s house hitting constable Kamal Ahmed in the chest.  Details: Kamal […]

May 24, 2022

Could Pakistan default? As the economic uncertainty and foreign exchange reserves continue to deplete

What happened: Since Khan’s ouster in April, a continuous uncertainty prevails in the Pakistani government, as well as; it has been reported that the foreign reserves of the country continue to deplete, and it is said that the country is left with only two months of reserves. At the same time, it has been reported […]

May 24, 2022

Banned from Pakistan cricket, Salman Butt appointed coach of Singapore cricket team 

What happened: The former test captain of Pakistan and banned from cricket for a spot-fixing case Salman Butt has been appointed to a coaching role with Singapore’s national team. The 37-year-old former cricketer has been appointed as the consultant coach to the Singapore Cricket Association. Details: Singapore Cricket Association, in a press release, said, “Salman Butt […]

May 23, 2022

Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandia named in TIME’s 100 most influential people of 2022 

What happened: The current CJP Umar Ata Bandia was named the 100 Most Influential People of 2022 by the Times Magazine, as Aitzaz Ahsan penned down CJP’s profile. Umar Ata Bandial’s profile read, “He is widely respected for his personal integrity, as he, the Columbia and Cambridge-educated jurist, bears the heavy mantle of not just delivering […]

May 23, 2022

Decisions were made on dreams! Strangely, dreams became the pivotal point for the party’s decisions and country’s, as the dreams decided everything 

What happened: Imran Khan’s close aide and once a close friend Aun Chaudhary has made a few rather shocking revelations in his interview with senior journalist Saleem Safi. Aun Chaudhary opened up about Bushra Bibi being the one making the party’s decisions as Chaudhary said, “I was asked not to attend the oath-taking ceremony, and when […]

May 23, 2022

Imposter apprehended for creating PM Shehbaz Sharif’s fake account on Twitter 

What happened:  In the past week, a Twitter account came to light, which was claimed to be Shehbaz Sharif and was tweeting and joining different Twitter spaces. However, now the imposter behind the account has been arrested, as the Prime Minister’s Focal Person on Digital Media announced on Twitter. Whereas, it is pertinent to mention […]

May 23, 2022

Differently-abled man beaten to death by BJP workers over suspicion of being Muslim 

What happened: A 65-year-old man in India’s Rajasthan state was beaten to death by a BJP worker as he suspected that he was a Muslim. The older man was identified as Bhanwarial Jan, and he was reported missing as he was nowhere to be seen after a religious function in Rajasthan. Subsequently, Rajasthan police issued […]

May 23, 2022

This Pakistani officer is the youngest to get promoted to the highest civil service position

What happened: In a recent high-powered board meeting, Sarah Saeed, Special Secretary at the Prime Minister’s Office, was promoted to BPS-22, making her the youngest officer to be promoted to the highest rank in the civil service in the last five decades. Details: Sarah Saeed had a distinguished career, according to a Friday press statement. […]

May 23, 2022

Interior Minister says; ‘Khan has always lied! We do not care about his Long March deadline’

What happened: Pakistan’s new interior minister Rana Sanaullah has again used harsh language toward the former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan. Rana Sanaullah has also blamed Khan for Pakistan’s worsening economy, as the country now faces an economic crisis. The words used by now Rana Sanaullah have once again raised a few questions regarding […]

May 23, 2022

Team ‘Joyland’ does Pakistan proud at Cannes

Details: At the Cannes Film Festival, Team Joyland is proudly representing Pakistan. The Pakistani film’s cast and crew, as well as director Saim Sadiq, arrived in Cannes dressed in summery hues and flowing fabrics for the formal photocall, with actor Sarwat Gilani providing early peaks of the event on her Instagram. Why it matters: The […]

May 21, 2022

Spanish national Pakistani girls murdered by in-laws in Gujrat ‘they were unable to get their husbands’ visas’ 

What happened: On May 21, Dawn and senior journalist Omar Qureshi reported and tweeted that two Spanish national sisters of Pakistani origin were murdered by their in-laws in Gujrat’s village of Nathia, “precincts for failing to take their husbands to Spain.” The sisters were identified as Arooj Abbas and Aneesa Abbas, aged between 20 and 23. It […]

May 21, 2022

Rising crime rate forces Karachi police to use tracker bands on habitual offenders 

What happened:  Karachi police’s chief, Ghulam Nabi Memon, has claimed that the city has over 12,000 habitual offenders who are often involved in crimes, and now to monitor the offenders, the city police have announced to use of tracker bands on them. The tracker would be tied to the offenders’ wrists or ankles to the […]

May 21, 2022

‘A serious concern’ Over 85% of Balochistan’s deprived of clean drinking water

What happened: A health emergency has been declared in the mountainous region of Pirkoh and other areas of Balochistan as cholera spreads widely throughout the province. Six people from Balochistan’s Dera Bugti died within hours of cholera diagnosis, and nearly a hundred were taken to the hospital. It is pertinent to mention that there have […]

May 20, 2022

Did PM Shehbaz Sharif really spend Rs.75 million to repair his house’s swimming pool?

What happened: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf’s worker Imran Ismail had earlier, during a speech, claimed that Shehbaz Sharif allegedly spent 75 million rupees on his PM House swimming pool. However, it irked a controversy, and netizens started calling out the current Prime Minister for spending the amount on the PM House swimming pool when the country […]

May 20, 2022

‘There’s no age for studying’ Grandfather completes PhD at the age of 91 

What happened: Hailing from Multan, the grandfather Mohammad Hanif Chaudhary completed his PhD doctorate at the age of 91, proving that there is no age to study. Subsequently, Mohammad Hanif Chaudhary said that he has not stopped after his PhD; he is now researching for his upcoming books, which specifically focus on the 20th century […]

May 20, 2022

‘Kartarpur Corridor helps bridging gaps’ Sikh man reunites with his sister after 75 years

What happened: Mumtaz Bibi and her brother reunited after a gap of 75 years, as the Kartarpur Corridor helped bridge the two lost siblings. How it happened is an interesting story as Express Tribune quotes, “At the time of independence, a man found a six-month-old baby girl cuddling her mother who had been dead.” Mumtaz Bibi was […]

May 19, 2022

Shehbaz Sharif led-government imposes ban on import of luxury items, including; Chocolates, juices and mobile phones

What happened: The political commentators predicted a ban on the import of luxury items in Pakistan, alongside the dissolving of assemblies as it has been termed as “the last-ditch effort to save the government.” The decision came at a time when the dollar is at a record high, and the information ministry has termed it an emergency economic […]

May 19, 2022

Pakistan’s annual debt increases due to the rising tobacco consumption

What happened: A report by TheNews stated that currently, Pakistan is facing an annual deficit of 615 billion rupees due to the diseases that are caused by tobacco consumption in the country. On the other hand, the revenue generated from tobacco production is much less than the deficit, as the revenue from production is 120 […]

May 19, 2022

‘Basic necessities out of reach’ KP govt plans to launch Insaf Food Card

What happened:  In a bid to provide relief to the low-income households of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the government has decided to launch the Insaf Food Card, which would provide citizens having less than 25,000 rupees per month money for purchasing essential food items. An MOU between the KP Food Department and the Bank of Khyber has […]

May 19, 2022

‘Heatwave in Pakistan is not only caused by climate change but other factors too’

What happened: As the scorching sun, especially in South Asia, has killed several and hospitalised others, the researchers are now investigating how much human-caused climate change is causing the surge in the heatwave. As the temperature across the country is soring up to record highs, power outages have become a norm in Pakistan, but the […]

May 19, 2022

New Zealand pays compensation for cancelling Pak tour, confirms T20i tour in October 

What happened: Previously, the Black Caps had abruptly cancelled their tour to Pakistan an hour before the scheduled start of the first test at the Rawalpindi stadium. However, now the New Zealand Cricket Board has paid the compensation to the PCB, but the amount has not yet been disclosed. Details:  On the other hand, it […]

May 19, 2022

Why are WhatsApp & Facebook the most frequently used apps to harass women in Pakistan?

What happened: A recent survey by the Digital Rights Foundation (an NGO in Pakistan) has revealed that the most frequently used applications to harass the women in Pakistan are WhatsApp and Facebook, primarily. IN PAKISTAN, the DRF NGO has published their five-year cyber harassment annual report, revealing that the cyber harassment helpline has received more […]

May 19, 2022

Rare fish catch helped the Baloch fishermen become millionaires in a single day 

What happened: The fishers group of Baloch people caught 18 large croakers, also known as Kir, in the Jiwani waters. The Baloch fishers caught the largest croaker fish in the waters of Jiwani and sold it for nearly five lakh rupees and sold the smaller ones for one lakh each. Details: The boat that had […]

May 18, 2022

Virat Kohli to feature in Pakistan’s initiated Kashmir Premier League?

What happened: The President of KPL, Arif Malik, and the former Pakistan wicketkeeper, as well as the director of operations for the league, Rashid Latif, have both hinted at inviting the former Indian captain Virat Kohli for the 2nd edition of KPL. While, conversing with the local media, Rashid Latif said, “We should send an invitation […]

May 18, 2022

Finally? Government to invite PayPal to launch service in Pakistan coming week 

What happened: Pakistan, one of the biggest freelance markets and a hub for freelancers, might just finally get an online payment service. Different publications have quoted sources close to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, “Shehbaz will attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Switzerland. He will also meet with PayPal representatives and invite the […]

May 18, 2022

‘Mango production down by 60% in Pakistan’ Who is responsible; DHA Multan or the recent heatwaves? 

What happened: Right before the season’s start, the DHA Multana administration allegedly started a tree-cutting drive, which affected the mango trees in Pakistan’s hub of mango production. TheNews and other publications earlier reported that more than 100,000 trees were cut down in Multan to pave the way for the DHA Multan. Senior journalist Rauf Klasra […]

May 18, 2022

Everlasting arrest warrants issued for Ishaq Dar in assets-beyond means case 

What happened: An accountability court in Islamabad has issued constant arrest warrants for the former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s arrest in a corruption case, as NAB had earlier filed a reference against the former finance minister. The National Accountability Bureau in Pakistan had also declared Ishaq Dar an absconder claiming he missed hearings of his cases as […]

May 18, 2022

Mango production saw 60% decline this year due to climate change

What happened: Alongwith problems of canal closures, electrical load shedding, and diesel shortages; climate change and a lack of resources, have now reduced mango production by roughly 60% this season. Details: According to Abdul Ghaffar Garewal, Director of the Mango Research Institute (MRI), severe temperature difference from March 11 to March 17 from 37 degrees […]

May 18, 2022

Posing in front of a forest fire amid heatwave? Talk about influencer responsibility

What happened: As a severe heatwave causes widespread agony in the country, a social media star named Humaira Asghar with millions of followers is facing backlash after posing for a TikTok video in front of a forest fire. “Fire erupts wherever I am,” Humaira captioned a video of herself strolling about in a silver ball […]

May 17, 2022

Could CM Punjab Hamza Shahbaz possibly be sacked? As SC verdicts on dissident members

What happened: In what has been termed a historic decision, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has announced that Article 63-A cannot be interpreted in isolation and that the dissident members of a parliamentary party cannot cast votes against their party’s directives in this aspect it would be the PTI members. The Supreme Court of Pakistan […]

May 17, 2022

Imran Khan kou wouhi security hasil hai jou prime minister kou hai. Khan is now trying to divide the nation through his speeches

What happened: In an interview with Shahzeb Khanzada, Pakistan’s interior minister Rana Sanaullah said, “At this point, Khan is just trying to divide the nation by his speeches, and wouh sirf jhoot bol rha, Kabhi Americi saazish ki baat krrha, Kabhi kuch aur.” However, Rana Sanaullah has confirmed that Khan currently has the security of FC, Rangers […]

May 17, 2022

Police officer suspended for making ‘kissing’ gestures and harassing a commuter on Lahore Mall Road 

What happened: A Twitter user shared in a tweet that she and her daughter were standing on the signal before the GOR 1 on Lahore’s Mall Road when the police officer made inappropriate signals and allegedly harassed the mother-daughter duo on one of Lahore’s busiest roads. The Twitter user also shared the pictures of the […]

May 17, 2022

4.7 million children in KPK are out of right now; here’s why it matters

Details: According to official sources in the E&SE Department, the figure of 15,000 new government schools appeared in the department’s internal assessment when it began debating how to enrol 4.7 million out-of-school children and provide them with the necessary educational facilities. Is this possible? Every year, the government approves the construction of 300 government schools, […]

May 16, 2022

Banned in Pakistan: Yasir Hussain bags Best Actor award for Javed Iqbal at UK Asian Film Festival 

What happened: The Pakistani actor Yasir Hussain’s film Javed Iqbal was banned in the country by the censor board, but it premiered in the UK and different cinemas in London, and Yasir Hussain bagged the best actor award for his film at the UK Asian Film Festival. @yasir.hussain131’s film Javed Iqbal: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer was […]

May 16, 2022

Lahore police to wear body cameras at check posts for protection against misconduct

What happened: In a recent development, the Lahore Police have decided to use body cameras at the police check posts at the city’s entry and exit points. Dawn quotes the Senior Superintendent of Police, Capt Mustansir Feroze, “This initiative will ensure law and order in the city and prevent the complaints of misconduct.”  Details: The body […]

May 16, 2022

Khan’s life in danger? Shahbaz Sharif orders best foolproof security for the PTI Chairman 

What happened: It is pertinent to mention that the former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, had claimed that his life was in danger and he knew about the people who were conspiring to kill him and claimed that he had video proof. On the other hand, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, in her jalsa on Sunday, […]

May 16, 2022

Two Sikh men shot dead by ‘anti-state elements’ in Peshawar 

What happened: The murder of two Sikh men in Peshawar’s Bata Tal bazaar of Sarband forced the Sikh community to stage a protest, demanding rights. The two men were shot dead on Sunday early morning when they were riding a motorcycle and owned spice shops in the Bata Tal Bazaar. Details: The two deceased were […]

May 16, 2022

Almost ‘calamity-hit’ region of Sindh says Punjab robbed its water

What happened: The Sindh Chamber of Agriculture has raised concern about a severe water deficit in the province and urged the government to declare it a “calamity-hit” region. Details: SCA members urged that debts for small farmers with up to 16 acres be waived during a meeting held on May 15 under the chairmanship of […]

May 16, 2022

Here’s why students want Federal Board to delay exams till July

What happened: An Instagram account, @delayboardexams2022_ is calling out for attention over the matter of Federal Board exams as they claim their session began in Nov, 2021 and now the expected date for HSSC-1 & HSSC-2 final exams is June 14; implying that their syllabus is not completed yet and they need more time to […]

May 16, 2022

Spicy food and meat should be avoided during the recent heatwave 

What happened: As Pakistan faces a severe heatwave, contributing to the climate change taking place worldwide, the temperatures are soaring up across the country. Subsequently, Pakistani physicians and health experts have advised stopping eating meat and spicy food during the heatwave. The health experts in Pakistan claimed that eating spicy food would add to the deadly impact […]

May 15, 2022

Lahore reported the most traffic accidents in comparison to other cities in Punjab 

What happened: A local publication shared data from the Punjab Emergency Service Department that dealt with more than a thousand accidents across Punjab on May 15. During the 1,115 accidents in Punjab, 11 casualties were reported and 1161 injuries were reported in these car accidents. Lahore alone had 272 road accidents, impacting more than 280 […]

May 14, 2022

Dropping an atomic bomb would have been better than handing the country to thieves 

What happened: The former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, has made rather shocking statements about the conspirators behind his ouster, saying that Pakistan would have been better if nuked rather than giving the country to the hands of thieves. Khan shared his statements with a group of journalists at his Bani Gala residence, and […]

May 14, 2022

‘App humsey nahi lar skty’ Mall administration sent a defamation suit of Rs 50 crore to injured 3-year-old’s family 

What happened: @dialoguepakistan released a video stating that they were also threatened as soon as they released the video of the injured three-year-old stuck in the escalator’s mother interview. The host claimed, “We were threatened to take down the video, and we did not, just to support the voice. Later, we were given a defamation suit […]

May 13, 2022

With no rain prediction and heatwave in Sindh; Emergency imposed across hospitals 

What happened: Pakistan has seen a severe rise in temperatures across the country as part of what has been termed a climate change effect. Despite the MET Department’s prediction of rain in the coming week in parts of the country, it has predicted higher temperatures in Sindh. At the same time, the heatwave in Sindh […]

May 13, 2022

After Punjab, the Sindh government has announced to launch Rescue 1122 service; for emergency assistance 

What happened: The Sindh government has hinted at launching the Rescue 1122 emergency response service in the province, as previously Punjab had launched it nearly 18 years ago in 2004. Sindh has also acquired 288 new emergency ambulances, with a loan of seventy million dollars from the World Bank, as they aim to provide emergency […]

May 13, 2022

Amid the heatwave, MET department predicts heavy rain coming week 

What happened: Different cities in Pakistan face severe temperatures, which have been credited to climate change, and throughout the last week, temperatures in different parts of the country sored up to 47 degrees Celsius. However, the Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rainfall starting in the coming week, as Pakistanis hope that this will end […]

May 13, 2022

How safe are ride-hailing apps for women? Lahore commuter shares ‘traumatising’ Uber experience

What happened: Filza wanted her voice to be heard and wanted everyone to refrain from using the application as she said, “Boycott Uber.” Filza shared, “Their customer service is also shi**y. There is no helpline or customer care office.” Whereas, she also complained, “They still haven’t provided me with any satisfactory answer as to what measures will be taken. We […]

May 12, 2022

Here’s what you need to know about why Ocean Mall Karachi was under scrutiny as parents alleged their 3-year-old was injured due to faulty escalator

What happened: With what has been termed criminal negligence, Ocean Mall administration’s head of operation department posted a statement claiming their escalator was not faulty. Ocean man had been on the receiving end after the parents of a three-year-old alleged that their son had to get his leg amputated because of the faulty escalator. However, […]

May 12, 2022

No more amnesty: Holding multiple passports in Pakistan banned by government 

What happened: In a meeting with eh prime minister Shehbaz Sharif shared that after consultation with the cabinet, the government has decided to revoke multiple foreign passports under the Passport Act. Subsequently, the last date for cancelling passports was set as December 31, 2022.  Details: In a press briefing, Shehbaz Sharif is quoted as, “Cabinet approved the revocation […]

May 12, 2022

External debt forces the government to impose ban on import of luxury goods 

What happened: As Pakistan faces a declining economy, the federal government has hinted at a ban on importing luxury goods. It is pertinent to mention that Pakistan’s foreign reserves are depleting as a climbing trade deficit counters the country. A local publication quoted the development as, “However, the federal government remained silent on what could be considered […]

May 12, 2022

Minor raped inside a madrassah located in Quetta’s Samalani Town 

What happened: A seven-year-old boy was raped allegedly by the son of a seminary teacher, as his father alleged. The incident was reported inside a madrassah in Quetta’s Samalanai Town near Bakra Mandi, and the victim’s father has filed an FIR. As stated by Samaa, the victim’s father claimed that his son went to a […]

May 11, 2022

Yay mujhay namaz bhi nahi prhny deita tha, Aamir Liaquat Hussain jiasay banday apni maa ki bhi izzat nahi krskty, meri family kay baarey mein ghalt baatein krty thay

What happened:  Dania Shah, the 3rd former wife of Aamir Liaquat Hussain, has come up with rather shocking revelations and accused Aamir Liaquat Hussain of forging her documents to marry her. In an interview, Dania said, “Mein 15 saal ki houn, 18 ki nahi, usnay mery documents change krwaien that.”  Details: In the same interview, Dania […]

May 11, 2022

The self-proclaimed religious scholar Aamir Liaquat’s alleged obscene video leaked; internet calls him a ‘pervert’

What happened: On May 10, the self-proclaimed religious scholar of Pakistan, Aamir Liaquat Hussain, came under fire after an alleged leaked video of him showing Hussain doing cocaine on a black plate as music was heard in the background. The member of the National Assembly’s ‘leaked’ video has raised questions, and eyebrows as Hussain’s third […]

May 11, 2022

Rare wild goats population rise in Sindh due to a ban on hunting 

What happened: The wild goat, which is considered to be rare in Sindh, is now rising in numbers as Pakistan’s Sindh province announced a ban on hunting in the province. Once, the rare wild goats were considered endangered all over Pakistan, and the Sindh ibex and Turkman wild goats have now seen a rise in […]

May 10, 2022

Country’s first hand-drawn film, ‘The Glassworker’ selected for an international award

What happened: The film by Mano Animation Studios, “The Glassworker,” is now among th eight films that have been selected in the Work In Progress category at France’s Annecy International Animation Festival 2022. The film’s director is quoted by Dawn Images, “It is truly an honor to represent Pakistan at Annecy 2022. To have our first feature film, […]

May 10, 2022

Farmers urge Shehbaz Sharif’s government to increase tobacco-related product prices in Pakistan

What happened: The farmers in Swabi have asked the government and tobacco companies to increase the prices of cigarettes and other tobacco-related products to ensure tobacco production in proportion, as reported by TheNews. This increase on related products would mean a subsequent rise in cigarette prices in Pakistan. As the Swabi farmers demand, “the newly elected […]

May 10, 2022

Labour safety? Suffocation and inhaling poisonous gas caused the death of two laborers at Karachi Port 

What happened: Two laborers at the Karachi port Trust died of inhaling poisonous gas released from a cargo ship, as the ship carried 62,000 tonnes of soybean. The incident at the Karachi port Trust occurred when the labourers were entering the hatch by mistake, where they died of suffocation. The body of one of the […]

May 10, 2022

Festivities to start in the Kalash valley with the ‘Chilam Joshi festival’

Details: From May 13, Kalash Valley will host a 4-day Chilam Joshi festival. The festival commemorates the arrival of summer and celebrates the abundance of dairy products during the season in Kalash Valley. An annual Chilam Joshi Festival marks the beginning of summers in Kalash, as the people pray for the valley’s safety.  What you […]

May 10, 2022

We have a number of tools that can be used if the Taliban does not remove restrictions on women 

What happened: It is pertinent to mention that the Taliban-led Afghan government had announced that women in the country would cover their head and face with a veil, as this was noted to be among the latest restriction on Afghan women. Reuter’s report earlier this week also noted that the United States government has announced […]

May 10, 2022

Still no Paypal? Pakistani freelancers demand the new government bring PayPal 

What happened: It is pertinent to mention that Pakistan is in the top 10 countries with the highest numbers of freelancers, as 4th most numbers of freelancers reside in the country. But, as Fuschia quotes, “For months now, Pakistanis have been demanding PayPal to come to Pakistan. A Pakistani resident can make an account on the […]

May 10, 2022

Digital Pakistan: E-stamping system launched by the government Sindh 

What happened: Sindh’s Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah launched the e-stamping system in the province in collaboration with the PITB, the Board of Revenue Government of Sindh and the National Bank of Pakistan. At the same time, the stamp duty has been reduced from 2% to 1%, as Murad Ali Shah termed a milestone […]

May 10, 2022

Pak Religious ministry establish the Hajj helpline to accommodate and facilitate intending pilgrims 

What happened: The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony of Pakistan has established a dedicated helpline for prompt guidance, registration, and resolution of complaints of the intending Hajj pilgrims of 2022. All the Hajj-related queries of the pilgrims would get answers when they call on phone numbers; 051-9216980 and 051-9205696. Details:  Pakistan this year […]

May 10, 2022

PM Shehbaz imposes complete ban on sugar exports to cater to ‘domestic demand’

What happened: On May 9, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif ordered a complete ban on sugar exports in the country. The statement was made via the premier’s official Twitter account. “I have imposed a blanket prohibition on sugar exports due to domestic demand,” he stated. Details: The premiere has pledged to take “strong action against smuggling […]

May 9, 2022

The government wants to arrest me, but their plans will backfire. My campaign is jihad, not political moves

What happened: Imran Khan, in his speech, has claimed that he is now not doing any politics but is doing jihad against the government. While addressing the PTI workers, Khans aid that the Sharifs are a family of liars, and they can not be trusted. Whereas, the former prime minister claimed that before the Islamabad March government wanted […]

May 9, 2022

PEMRA issues a warning; ‘TV channels must avoid airing content against armed forces and judiciary’

What happened: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has warned all the private electronic media against airing content against state institutions. PEMRA issued the latest directives on their Twitter handle, “It has been observed that a few satellite TV channels are airing content which tantamounts to casting aspersions against state institutions, i.e. armed forces and judiciary.” The […]

May 9, 2022

Imran Khan has challenged the state, Constitution and national institutions. We will not allow Imran or anyone to create anarchy in Pakistan.

What happened: Imran Khan’s speech in Abbottabad received backlash after he allegedly called out the institutions of Pakistan. On the other hand, in his statement, Pakistan’s prime minister Shehbaz Sharif claimed, “Khan is hatching a conspiracy against Pakistan, and we would initiate legal action against him.” In his earlier speech, allegedly, Khan related Mir Jafar and Mir […]

May 9, 2022

‘Wear masks and gloves’ 1st case of Omicron sub-variant detected in Pakistan 

What happened: Pakistan’s National Institute of Health stated that the first case of Omicron sub-variant had been detected in Pakistan. It is pertinent to mention that sub-variant cases have seen a rise in other countries; however, NCOC was formally shut down in Pakistan. Details: NIH’s statement quoted, “The best preventive measure is Covid-19 vaccination. W strongly […]

May 9, 2022

No fraud? Private operators barred from collecting advance payments from Hajj pilgrims

What happened: The Pakistani authorities have stopped the private tour operators and the individuals from collecting the money from Hajj pilgrims in advance, as they vow no fraud. It is pertinent to mention that the annual Hajj pilgrimage for Muslims worldwide has been resumed after the pandemic hit. And Pakistan will be sending 81,132 pilgrims […]

May 9, 2022

The metropolitan city of Karachi witnessed significant decline in street crimes after Eid: Police 

What happened: According to several reports by local publications, Karachi has witnessed a decline in street crime incidents, as the Karachi police shared data. The data was collected from all the eight districts of Karachi and, as TheNation quotes, “Showed a decline in street crime incidents in the metropolis during the month of April.” The data cited […]

May 9, 2022

Nowhere in the world you will see a prime minister who is on bail, a chief minister who’s on bail. They are both money launderers

What happened: The former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan is, yet another jalsa, said that “The boot polisher Shehbaz Sharif has been made the prime minister of Pakistan.” Subsequently, Khan claimed, “A country like Pakistan is destroyed when criminals like Shehbaz are made the PM….”  Details: On the other hand, in his latest jalsa, Imran Khan […]

May 9, 2022

‘Stay hydrated’ Pakistan monitor issues heat warning amid heatwave predictions 

What happened: Pakistan and India have been facing intense heatwave, since late April, with temperatures rising to nearly 50 degrees Celsius in some parts of the country. The Pakistani regional monitor has recorded March as the hottest month in Pakistan since 1961 as they warn of a severe heatwave, especially in Pakistan’s northwest. At the […]

May 9, 2022

The humanitarian Bilquis Bano Edhi declared ‘Mother of Humankind’ 

What happened: On the occasion of the International Mother’s Day, the Asia-Oceania PostDoctoral Academia and SAARC-ASEAN Postdoctoral Academia May 8 announced to give the title of Mother of Humankind to Pakistan’s humanitarian Bilquis Edhi. In a bid to honor the work of welfare by Bilquis Edhi, the organization announced to honor Bilquis Edhi.  Details: TheNews quoted Bilquis […]

May 9, 2022

Karachiites owe their heritage to this Jewish architect

Who was Moses Somake? He was an Iraqi Jewish architect who was born in Lahore on June 6, 1875. He lived in Karachi for much of his life until moving to England in the mid-1940s. No one knows where he learned his craft, but he was a member of the Society of Architects during the […]

May 8, 2022

DHA security takes all the money they want but fail to provide security: claims Instagram user whose house was robbed

What happened: In a rather shocking incident, Maimoona Saud, a digital content creator’s house, was robbed at midnight when she was out of town, but her gardener called to alert them. Maimoona further claimed, “It has been hours; police did come, but DHA failed, and they never came.” Subsequently, Maimoona said that they pay thousands to the […]

May 7, 2022

FIA announces to take strict legal action against people sharing fake videos 

What happened: Different publications quote the Federal Investigation Agency’s spokesperson as he announced taking strict action against individuals sharing fake videos on social media. The Nation quotes the development as, “FIA Spokesperson said that strict legal action, in the shape of imprisonment and fines, would be taken against the persons involved in making and spreading fake […]

May 7, 2022

Cowardly actions of a handful of people, Mustafa Nawaz Khohkar, demands an end to enforced disappearances

What happened:  A recent trend has been witnessed in different parts of Pakistan, where students from different universities are allegedly abducted, especially the Baloch people are allegedly kidnapped from different universities across Pakistan. Najeeb Rasheed, Bebagr Imdad, Fayyaz Ali, Mudassir Mahmood Naaru, and the list of enforced disappearances continue.  Details: State’s failure to provide justice […]

May 7, 2022

Severe heatwave might cause casualties; Met Office warns Pakistanis 

What happened: The Pakistan Meteorological Department forecasted severe heatwave conditions across the country and urged the population to take good care. As Dawn quotes, “During the next week, high pressure was likely to grip the upper atmosphere from May 8.”  Details:  The MET Department predicted, “Due to this high pressure, day temperatures are likely to increase gradually from Sunday […]

May 7, 2022

Since July, I have known about the conspiracy and knew that PMLN was planning to topple my government. That’s why I did not want to change my Army Chief 

What happened: Imran Khan made his first-ever appearance in a podcast, alongside @talhaahad313, @ganjiswag and @thoughtbehindthings; candid questions were asked regarding the ‘conspiracy’ to topple his government and his views about JKT and Aleem Khan. Subsequently, Khan talked about the allegations and rumours of changing the Army Chief and claimed that his move was misinterpreted.  Details: However, […]

May 6, 2022

We will not allow someone to use social media to humiliate someone. Immoral content on social media will not be tolerated!

What happened: Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah, in a Twitter thread, has announced that a crackdown will be done against those involved in sharing immoral content on social media. Rana Sanaullah announced that those involved in defaming people on social media would be dealt with by law, and “We will not tolerate them.”  Details:  It is pertinent to […]

May 6, 2022

Over 7 years, CPEC has attracted $25 billion in investments in Pakistan

What happened: The Chinese Foreign Ministry, in a statement, has acknowledged the efforts put in by the Pakistanis for the CPEC project in the country. As a publication quotes, “The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor has achieved major progress since its launch seven years ago..” In a briefing, the foreign ministry spokesperson, Wang Wenbin, stated that many projects started […]

May 6, 2022

PTI official account tweets about Khan meeting accused sexual abuser Zia Chishti at Bani Gala, deletes later 

What happened: On May 5, Imran Khan’s meeting pictures with Zia Chishti surfaced on social media. Now, who is Chishti, founder of the software company Afiniti and was accused of sexually abusing Tatiana Spottiswoode and his friend’s daughter; he also stepped down as the CEO of the company immediately after the allegations.  Details: However, Khan’s meeting with […]

May 6, 2022

Biwi appki khush hai toh app bhi zindagi mein khush hain, warna ghr mein azaab ajata hai

What happened: In his interview with Shaan Shahid, a renowned Pakistani actor, Imran Khan noted, “Ghr mein home minister biwi hit hoti.” While replying to a question, Khan said, “Mery ghr ki foreign policy biwi hi chlati.” Shaan Shahid added, “Mtlb mein aur app Khan shb aik hi kashti pr beithy hain.”  Reaction: Twitterati had a hilarious response as one […]

May 6, 2022

Danish Kaneria has brought disrepute to Pakistan, our cricket team, his family and colleagues

What happened: In a rather sizzling interview, former Pakistani test cricketer Danish Kaneria accused the stalwart Afridi of forcing and bullying him to convert to Islam. Subsequently, in Kaneria’s interview with an Indian channel, he said, “Afridi and I were never friends, and Afridi had a negative attitude towards me.” On the other hand, Shahid Khan Afridi, in an […]

May 6, 2022

Imran Khan claims, ‘I never wanted to appoint Gen Faiz as next COAS’ 

What happened: In a unique appearance of, former prime minister Imran Khan shared that he had a very cordial relationship with the Pak Army, and “I couldn’t even think about appointing an Army Chief against the rules of merit.” Subsequently, Khan claimed that he never wanted to control the military, as “I always had a clean record and […]

May 6, 2022

Gravediggers arrested for stealing bodies from graves in Karachi 

What happened: In what has been termed a shocking revelation, a gravedigger in Karachi has been arrested for stealing bodies from a cemetery in Karachi. The gravedigger stole bodies from Karachi’s Mominabad graveyard, including a child’s body. Details: Karachi police acted upon a complaint from the parents of the deceased child about the desecration of […]

May 5, 2022

Sharif family is preparing to launch a smear campaign for my character assassination

What happened: Former prime minister Imran Khan in an interview with Shaan Shahid claimed that a campaign against him his going to start initiated by the Sharif family. Khan further stated that fifth-generation warfare has been commenced against him, as he claims, “PMLN and PPP have hired companies to produce fake videos to tarnish my reputation.” Talking […]

May 5, 2022

Global Warming: Climate change minister warns of heatwave and calls for taking climate crisis seriously 

What happened: Sherry Rehman, the federal minister for Climate Change, stated that Pakistan is now facing a never before seen heatwave across the country, with unprecedented high temperatures, “creating clime emergencies from north to south of the country.” Senator further urged that “our northern mountain ranges and glaciers anticipate Global Lake Outburst Floods, where glacial lakes first form […]

May 5, 2022

Pakistan kou Madina bnana that, Madina kou Pakistan nahi bnana tha

What happened: The renowned Pakistani actress and model Iffat Omer took to her Twitter handle and criticized Imran Khan for his policies and governance. At the same time, in an interview with Muneeb Farooq, she said, “Khan shb nay toh prove krdia wouh selected that elected nahi.” Subsequently, Iffat Omer made Khan responsible for the Madina incident […]

May 2, 2022

Appka haq hai piasay kamana, leikin Farah Khan amnesty scheme ka faida utha kar piasay nahi kama sakti thi 

What happened:  Senior journalist Shahzeb Khanzada, in an exclusive interview with Ahsan Jameel Gujjar, the husband of accused Farah Gogi, stuttered throughout the interview as he failed to answer the questions put forward by Khanzada regarding the money laundering accusations against his wife. Ahsan Jameel Gujjar, in the interview, said, “App apni awaz neechay krein, and […]

May 2, 2022

Imran Khan blames US President Joe Biden for regime change in Pakistan

What happened: From a slip of the tongue to taking names, the former prime minister of Pakistan has blamed the US President for a regime change in Pakistan. Khan, in his tweet, has stated that by the regime change in Pakistan, has America gained “Anti-American sentiment in Pakistan?”  Details: It is pertinent to mention that previously, […]

May 2, 2022

Amnesty schemes were provided to realtors, Farah Khan was one: sources 

What happened: The former prime minister Imran Khan’s wife Bushra Maneka’s alleged best friend has come under fire for allegedly money laundering and scamming millions, alongside buying property through illegal means. Previously, it is pertinent to mention that Imran Khan had announced an amnesty scheme for realtors, which was noted to be a scheme for […]

May 2, 2022

Pakistanis believe the ‘blasphemy card’ against Imran Khan is truly condemnable 

What happened: An FIR under blasphemy laws was filed in Faisalabad on May 1 against former prime minister Imran Khan and other PTI leaders over the recent incident at Masjid-e-Nabwi where pilgrims surrounding Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s delegation at the holy site shouted slogans of ‘chor’ and ‘lota.’ While the incident was condemnable, Pakistanis, including […]

April 30, 2022

Pakistan is now facing a lengthy ban after Talha Taliba and five others tested positive in the doping scandal 

What happened: The Pakistani star weightlifter Talha Talib has been caught in a doping scandal alongside five other weightlifters, and as Dawn reported, “It’s taken barely nine months for the bubble to burst.” Talha’s performance had provided hope, but the doping scandal has now shattered it. However, the Pakistan Weightlifting Federation is now facing a lengthy ban […]

April 30, 2022

Concerning? Pakistan reports two cases of wild poliovirus in 2022

What happened: The National Polio Laboratory of Pakistan stated that the country had reported its second case of wild poliovirus in 2022 after new type-1 wild poliovirus was confirmed in a 2-year-old girl from North Waziristan. However, the current health minister has said, “I will be visiting the province myself to monitor the situation on the […]

April 30, 2022

It was a consequence of their own actions. We are not asking people to come out and it is their own pain and anger 

What happened: The former prime minister of Pakistan spoke about the incident in Madina during an interview with Arshad Sharif on ARY program Power Play. Khan’s statement came two days after the incident of Madina, where PMLN leaders were subjected to hooliganism by alleged PTI workers. Imran Khan termed the incident at Masjid-e-Nabqi a public reaction, “It was […]

April 30, 2022

PTI leaders: Imran Khan, Arif Alvi and Qasim Suri, will face Article 6(treason) case, claims government 

What happened: Article 6 states that any person who subverts or abrogates or suspends or holds in suspension the Constitution shall be guilty of high treason. Various local publications reports suggest that the PMLN-led coalition government would file a high treason case against the PTI supremos for violating the Constitution and Supreme Court’s orders. Details: […]

April 29, 2022

Did PTI workers initiate the hooliganism in Masjid-e-Nabvi?

Details: Social media users, alongside pictures on Twitter, state the involvement of PTI workers in the Saudi Arabia incident of chanting hatred slogans in one of the holiest places of worship for Muslims. A close aide of former PM Khan, Sahibzada Jahangir, was also among the pictures shared on social media chanting slogans. Jahangir had […]

April 29, 2022

Lawyer who performed Dua Zehra’s nikah claims, ‘wouh apni marzi sey ai thi, uski jaan kou khatra tha’ 

What happened: In an interview with @urdupoint_com, the lawyer who performed Dua Zehra and Zaheer Ahmed’s nikah, Rai Khurram Kharral, claimed, “Un donou ki dousti PUBG si huwi, and sb kuch as per law huwi.” At the same time, Kharral stated, “Dua nay hr Dafa kaha kay meri age 18 saal hai ussey kam nahi hai, aur uskay […]

April 29, 2022

Pakistani pilgrims arrested for ‘raising slogans’ & ‘violating sanctity’ of Masjid-e-Nabwi 

What happened: On April 29, the Saudi authorities apprehended the Pakistani pilgrims. They chanted slogans of “ghaddar ghaddar and chor chor” at federal cabinet members at the Masjid-e-Nabwi in Madina. Saudi EMbassy spokesperson in Islamabad confirmed, “Some of the Pakistani protestors were arrested for violating the regulations and disrespecting the holy place.”  Details: At the same time, names […]

April 29, 2022

Pakistan can not afford enmity with the US due to a faulty foreign policy of the previous government

What happened: Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Shehbaz Sharif, during a dinner gathering in Islamabad, said, “Pakistan can not afford to have enmity with the US at all.” At the same time, Shehbaz Sharif vowed to have cordial relations with allies and friends of Pakistan, as he claimed that the PTI-led previous government’s foreign policies were faulty. Details: Dawn quoted […]

April 29, 2022

Shariat Court has now declared interest-based banking against Islam and cannot be allowed

What happened:  The Federal Shariat Court has announced the verdict on a long-pending case on interest(Riba). The Shariah Court has stated, “Prevailing interest-based banking system as against the Sharia and directed the government to facilitate all loans under an interest-free system.” At the same time, the Shariah Court has directed that provincial and federal governments must amend […]

April 29, 2022

“Party plans canceled” Customs seized liquor worth Rs. 6 million in Karachi 

What happened: Pakistan Customs personnel seized a large quantity of imported liquor worth more than six million rupees during a raid on the outskirts of Karachi. The News quotes pak Customs spokesperson Irfan Ali as, “After the Customs Enforcement Collectorate received information that liquor was being smuggled into Karachi from Balochistan, the vigilance mounted at the […]

April 29, 2022

Federal government plans to impeach President Arif Alvi on charges of ‘violating the Constitution’ 

What happened: PML-N-led federal government has hinted at impeaching President Arif Alvi, “On charges of violating Pakistan’s Constitution and it would be a solid case.” MNA and member of PMLN, Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha, in an interview with Express Tribune, claimed that the impeachment proceedings would start after Eid.  Details: Barrister Moshin Ranjha also claimed, “Government would move ahead […]

April 29, 2022

Rain and windstorm predicted in Pakistan during Eid holidays 

What happened:  As the country faces strong heatwaves and cautions have been given out for possible heatstrokes, the MET Office has predicted rains during the week-long Eid holidays. Pakistan’s Meteorological Department has claimed that light rain, with wind storms across the country during Eid holidays, is predicted under the westerly weather system, which would enter […]

April 29, 2022

Skardu Airport to handle its first-ever international flight on May 13

What happened: The Skardu airport, which is located in one of Pakistan’s most picturesque locations among the mountains in the north, is set to handle its first international flight after renovation. The Skardu Airport was previously being renovated to handle international flights, and now according to CAA’s letter, it will host a chartered flight from […]

April 29, 2022

Hate her all you want but Mariyam Aurangzeb’s composure won against trolls at Madina

What happened: On the eve of the 27th, Ramazan, Pakistan’s Information Minister, Mariyum Aurangzeb, alongside other cabinet members, landed in Saudi Arabia and in one of the holiest places of worship for Muslims, they have chanted hatred slogans. In a viral video of the PML-N worker, she said, “There was a specific group here in Saudi […]

April 28, 2022

“Crowd puller” Khan prepares to call 2 million for his Islamabad March 

What happened: The PTI Chairman and former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, has issued a call for two million people in tha capital when he calls to his party’s supporters, though the date is unspecified. In a speech, Khan said, “I want two million people to come to Islamabad when I give the call. I […]

April 28, 2022

SHO Chichawatni suspended for using foul language against Maryam Nawaz on social media 

What happened: What happened: On April 28, Dawn reported that Sahiwal’s DPO suspended Chichawatni Saddar Station’s house Officer for using derogatory language against Maryam Nawaz Sharif on his social media platform. The SHO of Saddar Police Station Chichawatni has been identified as Shaheen, and he uploaded a post on his Facebook account. Details: Dawn reported, […]

April 28, 2022

Pakistan to host over-40 cricket World Cup in 2023, with England and Australia participating 

What happened: Pakistan Veterans Cricket Association announced that the country would host the inaugural edition of the over-40 World Cup, and 14 out of the 12 registered teams would participate in the event. However the venue for the matches is yet to be decided, but it would be played across Karachi, and an innings would have […]

April 28, 2022

Relatives murder 9 year old boy after a dispute with boy’s mother in Mandi Bahauddin 

What happened: On April 27, ARY News reported the murder incident in Pakistan’s Mandi Bahauddin city, where his uncle and his brother murdered a nine-year-old boy after the relatives had a dispute with the victim’s mother. At the same time, it was reported that the relatives then took the minor boy’s body and threw it […]

April 28, 2022

Country’s biggest Aitekaaf with more than 10,000 people, at Karachi’s Faizan e Madina

Details: In a viral video on social media, videos from inside the mosque were shared, and Times of Karachi’s reporter claimed, “Faizan E Madina is the biggest Mosque in Karachi, and it now has 10,000 people for Aitekaaf.” In the interview, a person from Zanzibar shared, “It’s an honor for me to stay at the Faizan E Madina, […]

April 28, 2022

NAB launches an inquiry against Bushra Bibi’s alleged close friend Farah Gogi 

What happened: Farah Khan’s topic has been among the headlines in the past couple of days, and several revelations have been made. Farhat Shahzadi, alias Farah Gogi or Khan, was considered a close friend of Imran Khan’s wife, as the nikah ceremony of the former prime minister took place at Farah’s house. However, the National […]

April 27, 2022

Petition filed against filmmakers for using the word ‘khusra’

What happened: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has requested responses from all parties involved in a writ suit filed against the film “Dum Mastam,” which is set to be released on Eidul Fitr, for mocking the transgender community by using the word “Khusra.” Details: The filmmakers breached the Rights of Citizens and in particular the […]

April 27, 2022

South Waziristan to get its 1st ever education city under KPK’s supervision

What happened: The administration of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa plans to build an education city in the militant South Waziristan tribal territory. It will be the province’s first-ever project of its kind. The “South Waziristan Education City” will house schools, colleges, and sub-campuses of various universities around the country, including those in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and beyond. Details: […]

April 27, 2022

Indian police arrested 9 Pakistanis for smuggling heroin worth $37m

What happened: According to senior police officials in the western state of Gujarat, nine Pakistani residents were arrested on Apr 25 on suspicion of smuggling a significant stash of drugs into the country via the Arabian sea route. Details: “We detained nine Pakistanis and recovered 56 sachets of heroin, each weighing one kilogramme, from a […]

April 26, 2022

“It has been five years since I last saw my son, kidnapped only for the love of Ahlul Bayt,” says a father from Karachi 

What happened: In an interview with @sochvideos, the 70-year-old “ailing” father expressed displeasure over his son’s abduction nearly five years ago, and as he claims, “My son is being punished for the love of Ahlul Bayt.” A resident of Karachi’s Hassan Colony was allegedly abducted by the forces, as claimed by the family, quoting the father, “I have been seriously […]

April 26, 2022

3 year old video of Hina R Khar surfaces, “I was not in the room,” while discussing drone attacks, PTI resorts to trolls 

What happened: A three-year-old interview of former foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar surfaced on social media, in which she is heard saying, “I was not in the room while the drone attacks were condemned with(the then President) Zardari.” At the same time, the #I_Was_Not_In_The_room trended on Twitter, and the former SAPM Shahbaz Gill tweeted, “I was pretty much […]

April 26, 2022

Peshawari Kaptan Chappal among top sellers during Eid Shopping 

What happened: With less than 7 days away from Eid, the shoppers take to the streets of Peshawar, selecting appropriate readymade shoes for themselves and their near dear ones that goes matching with their eid dresses. As Covid-19 has drastically decreased nationwide, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has also opened up Peshawar Chappal outlets, attracting shoppers in large […]

April 26, 2022

Nawaz Sharif has been advised against Umrah travel to Saudi Arabia by doctors

What happened: The former prime minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, has been advised against the Umrah pilgrimage to the Saudi Arabia Kingdom, as the reports in ARY suggested. Quoting sources ARY’s report read, “The London doctors of Nawaz Sharif have advised him not to visit the holy land owing to his health condition.” Previously, it was reported […]

April 25, 2022

Conflicting reports: Dua Zehra was not found in Lahore but her alleged nikahnama was 

What happened: On April 25, a local publication broke the news of Dua Zehra being found by the police in Lahore, though; later, her father refuted the claim and stated that only the nikah nama was surfaced. Karachi police claimed that Dua was found in Lahore, but the local police refuted the claim and stated […]

April 25, 2022

First Suraj Girhan of 2022 on May 1, but Pakistan won’t be able to see it 

What happened: Pakistan’s Meteorological Department has predicted that the 2022 first solar eclipse will take place on April 30 and May 1. This would be the first time in 2022 when Pakistan would witness the solar eclipse, and the Meteorological department said that the phenomenon wouldn’t be visible from Pakistan, though, as it would occur […]

April 25, 2022

Forced child marriage could also be a case of ‘strict liability rape’ reveals Jibran Nasir 

Details: In a timely Twitter thread, the social activist and lawyer @mjnasir narrated the definiton of child marriage and its uncertainties. Jinram wrote, “If the girl in question is a minor & she has been subjected to Child Marriage then this may potentially also be a case of strict liability rape (if a girl under 16).” There […]

April 25, 2022

India has warned nationals that studying in Pakistan won’t get them employed in India

What happened: The Indian education regulators have warned the nationals that those who study in Pakistan will not be eligible for employment or further education in India. Subsequently, in a statement, the Indian Higher Education Authority has said, “All concerned are advised not to travel to Pakistan to pursue Higher Education.”  Details: At the same time, […]

April 23, 2022

Shan Masood makes history by becoming the first batter to hit consecutive double centuries in County

What happened: The 32-year-old Pakistani batter entered the record books while representing the English County Derbyshire and became the first-ever Pakistani to score two back-to-back double centuries in the county championship. The Pakistani opener, while representing Derbyshire, played a knock of 219 off 268 against Leicestershire to score his second consecutive double-century. Record check:  Shan […]

April 23, 2022

US welcomed the NSC statement that read, “no truth to a foreign conspiracy allegations” 

What happened: On April 23, the US State Department Spokespersons said that the United States has always viewed a democratic and strong relationship with Pakistan. It is pertinent to mention that previously the National Security Committee ruled out the claim of a foreign conspiracy for Khan’s ouster and stated, “The NSC, after examing the contents of […]

April 23, 2022

Imran Khan has destroyed Pakistan’s economy, but now we will have to repair the damage done to the economy

What happened:  The former prime minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, in a press conference after meeting Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, said that Khan’s government had completely ruined the country’s economy and then claimed that a foreign conspiracy ousted him? Subsequently, Nawaz Sharif said, “Khan had broken the back of Pakistan’s economy, so there was no reason for […]

April 23, 2022

Pakistani philanthropist and founder of Akhuwat nominated for Nobel Peace Award 

What happened: On April 23, Dr. Amjad Saqib, a philanthropist and the founder of Pakistan’s largest interest-free microfinance program Akhuwat, was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for his humanitarian work. Dr. Amjad Saqib is being recognized for his humanitarian work in poverty alleviation, and his program Akhuwat has also grown into Pakistan’s largest microfinance […]

April 22, 2022

The NSC claims, “There was no conspiracy to topple the Imran Khan government”

What happened: The National Security Committee on April 22 said that there was “No foreign conspiracy to topple Imran Khan-led government,” according to Dawn’s latest report. Dawn further quoted the statement, “The NSC discussed the telegram received from the Pakistan Embassy in Washington. Pakistan’s former ambassador to the US briefed the committee on the context and content of […]

April 22, 2022

Two Punjab teachers suspended for ‘misusing social media for political posts’

What happened: On April 21, the Punjab School Education Department suspended the primary school teachers of Government Primary School Akhtarabad, Bhawalpur city, under section 6 of PEEDA Act 2006. It is pertinent to mention that previously the Punjab government had barred the government employees from using social media to voice their views about any political […]

April 22, 2022

Over 6.5 million TikTok videos filmed in Pakistan removed for violating community guidelines

What happened: Pakistan now ranks third in the world for the largest number of videos taken down from the short video-making platform TikTok. Currently, TikTok has taken down more than 6.5 million videos in Pakistan for violating the community guidelines, making Pakistan the third-ranked country globally for the largest number of videos taken down. Details: […]

April 21, 2022

Criticism makes no difference if there are people believing in the constitution. The courts’ doors are also open for critics as we have to provide justice to everyone

What happened: On April 21, Senator Raza Rabbani argued before the court, “A malicious campaign launched against the institutions because they stood for the constitution.” During the hearing of the case pertaining to the interpretation of Article 63-A, Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial said, “The courts’ doors are also open for critics as we have to provide justice […]

April 21, 2022

Pakistani woman caught smuggling $65,000 via Karachi airport to Doha

What happened: On April 21, the Pakistan Customs Officials apprehended a woman passenger for allegedly smuggling more than allowed foreign currency to another country. A local publication reported, “Approximately 12 million rupees were recovered from the baggage of a” Doha-bound passenger at the Jinnah International Airport.  Details: The Pakistan Custom Officials recovered the amount from the Doha-bound […]

April 21, 2022

Imran Khan’s travel to Office via helicopter cost nearly Rs. 550 million

What happened: Pakistan’s current Finance Minister, Miftah Ismail, on April 21, disclosed the details of Khan’s traveling to the PM Office via helicopter, and a shocking figure of 550 million rupees was quoted in the media. Miftah Ismail subsequently claimed, “Imran Khan’s helicopter commute from his Bani Gala home to the PM Secretariat cost the national […]

April 21, 2022

Ramadan Gift: Saudi Arabia sends 100-ton dates to Pakistan

Details: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on April 20, sent a hundred tonnes of dates to Pakistan as their annual tradition and continuation of their Ramadan Gift trend. The Royal Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also issued a statement that read, “The government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is pleased to provide a […]

April 21, 2022

PM Shehbaz says he wants ‘foolproof security’ for Imran Khan

What happened: On Apr 21, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif ordered ‘foolproof security’ for former premier Imran Khan as he reportedly received death threats ahead of his Lahore jalsa today. Details: PM Shehbaz urged the Interior Ministry to adopt urgent and effective security measures, and ordered Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah to personally oversee and guarantee that […]

April 20, 2022

NA claims Security Forces allegedly involved in killing of peaceful Baloch protestors, is ‘agenda’ killing and should be held responsible

What happened: On April 16, the Baloch peaceful protestors were murdered by the local security forces, and the issue was highlighted on social media before the National Assembly members raised their voices for the victims. Whereas, tweets read, “Complete shutter down strike in #Chagai against firing on protestors by SFs, Nukundi incident & extrajudicial killing of […]

April 20, 2022

“No escape”: IHC orders to public details of gift received by Imran Khan 

What happened: On April 20, the Islamabad High Court directed the Cabinet Division to provide details of the gifts received by former prime minister Imran Khan by different dignitaries. The IHC Judge Justice Miangul Hassan remarked during the hearing, “State gifts belong to the office. These gifts can not be taken home.” Subsequently, Justice Miangul Hassan stated […]

April 20, 2022

The digital aware population of Pakistan is more likely to buy products promoted by influencers & celebrities 

What happened:  Generation Z, born between 1997 and 2012, is known as Gen Z. A recent research by Meta disclosed that Gen Z interacted more with products promoted by celebrities and social media influencers. A local Pakistani publication reported, “Social media more than a picture uploading platforms. Gen Z craves a genuine engagement with the brands […]

April 20, 2022

Social media speculates as US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar meets Imran Khan 

What happened: The former Human Rights Minister, Shireen Mazari, tweeted that the US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar called on the Chairman PTI and former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, as “They discussed Islamophobia & related issues.” It is pertinent to mention that Ilhan Omar has supported the Kashmiris in IOL, tweeted in favor, and supported human rights.  […]

April 19, 2022

Pakistan Media Development Authority disbanded; PMLN terms it “black law” 

What happened: On April 19, the Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb announced the disbanding of the Digital Media Wing and said, “Zero tolerance for baseless criticism of institutions, journalists.” In her press conference, Mariyum said, “An attempt was being made to gag an already muzzled media. But now, whatever shape and form PMDA is working in, we have announced […]

April 19, 2022

24 arrested for initiating hate trend against Pakistan Army: FIA 

What happened: On April 19, a local publication reported that 24 citizens were arrested for initiating a smear campaign against the “sacred” institution of the Pakistan Army on social media. The local publication further quoted, “According to officials, the arrests were made during raids conducted in 11 cities.” Details: Previously, a series of hashtags were witnessed on Twitter […]

April 19, 2022

SC bars Czech model from traveling abroad, acquitted in heroin smuggling case

What happened: The Supreme Court of Pakistan, on April 19, has stopped the Czech model Tereza Hluskova from traveling abroad as a drug smuggling case against her continues in court. Tereza Hluskova was sentenced to eight years and eight months in jail by session courts in 2019 for smuggling drugs to Abu Dhabi. Details: The […]

April 19, 2022

Muslim US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar lands in Pakistan today

What happened: Muslim US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar arrived in Islamabad today on her first visit to the country, during which she will meet with the country’s top officials. During her tour, the politician who grew up in a refugee camp and made history by becoming the first Somali-American elected to the US Congress, is set […]

April 18, 2022

Soldiers can get plots in DHA, and they can do whatever they want to, and my gift is my wish

What happened: In a series of tweets by senior journalist Abdul Qadir he revealed the discussion with Imran Khan that took place earlier. Abdul Qadir wrote what Imran Khan conveyed to the present reporters, “I will not do anything that will harm the country. We need a strong army. I did not ask anyone to end […]

April 18, 2022

Anti-terrorism court awards death sentence to suspects involved in Sri Lankan citizen lynching 

What happened:  An Anti-Terrorism Court in Lahore has announced life imprisonment to seven suspects involved in the lynching of the Sri Lankan citizen in Sialkot. The ATC announced the verdict in the mob lynching of Sri Lankan citizen Priyantha Kumara in Sialkot; six suspects were awarded death sentences, and the other 76 accused were given […]

April 18, 2022

‘Shocked at the previous government’s performance, but now nothing is impossible’: Shehbaz Sharif orders completion of Diamer Bhasha dam by 2026

What happened: In his visit to the Diamer Bhasha dam construction site on April 17, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said, “This dam will play a key role in improving Pakistan’s economy as well as irrigating its agricultural lands. However, I don’t even want to talk about the depreciation of performance in the previous three years.” Shehbaz Sharif […]

April 18, 2022

Nestlé Pakistan’s publishes Creating Shared Value report highlighting its sustainability agenda

Nestlé Pakistan recently published its Creating Shared Value (CSV) Report for 2021, highlighting its sustainability agenda and commitments on climate action, sustainable packaging and water regeneration, in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

April 18, 2022

After PTI, JUI-F also demands new government to hold elections

What happened: On Apr 17, Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Chairman Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman in a public gathering in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa demanded the new government to hold elections immediately.  Click here to see the video. Details: The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) government’s coalition parties seem to have split, with Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) as its Rehman’s demands for […]

April 17, 2022

Taliban issues statement after Pak Army allegedly rocketed different Afghan provinces, 40 injured

What happened: On April 16, international publications reported that Pakistan Army shot their rockets and aerial raids on two different Afghan provinces, resulting in civilian casualties. Taliban spokesperson, Zabihullah Mujahid, in an audio message quoted by AlJazeera, said, “The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan condemns in the strongest possible terms the bombardment and attack that has taken […]

April 16, 2022

Here’s how a die heart PTI supporter was concerned about Khan’s future rather patient’s diagnosis

What happened: What happened: Photographer for renowned publications Insiya Syed(@insiyasyed) shared her experience at the Dr. Ziauddin Hospital when she took her father for a checkup at the hospital. Firstly, applauding the staff of Ziauddin hospital, Insiya wrote, “As a family, we have always loved Dr. Ziauddin Hospital.. but…” She shared the incident of when her father […]

April 16, 2022

Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqat removed from post

What happened:  On April 16, the federal government removed Deputy Commissioner Islamabad Muhammad Hamza Shafqat from the post and he was ordered to report to the Establishment Division in Islamabad. The Establishment Division, in a notification, stated, “Mr. Hamza Shafqat, a BS-19 officer of Pakistan Administrative Service, presently posted as Deputy Commissioner Islamabad Capital Territory under […]

April 16, 2022

#ToshakhanaFiles: Bushra Bibi and Imran Khan retained all the gifts that were given to Pakistan

What happened: In what is deemed a shocking revelation, the Fact Focus investigations disclosed, “From luxurious Rolex and other expensive watches to gold and diamond jewelry including multiple necklaces, bracelets, rings, and expensive pen to cuff links worth millions, dinner sets to perfumes, and Oud, Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi retained everything that different […]

April 16, 2022

Is Jemima Goldsmith really apolitical?

What happened: The former wife of Imran Khan has been a top trending topic on Twitter, as a mixed opinion of her being apolitical is witnessed, and the Twitterati claims despite a divorce, Jemima still supports Khan as old tweets emerge. Journalist at NayaDaur, Ailia Zehra, also shared the old tweets of Jemima, which read, “Maulana […]

April 16, 2022

Why Bilquis Bano Edhi was called the ‘mother of Pakistan’

Bilquis Bano Edhi, the late Abdul Sattar Edhi’s other half, passed away on the evening of Apr 15 at Karachi’s Aga Khan Hospital. Looking back at her journey, which she dedicated to orphan children and filled the void of a mother in their lives, Bilquis Bano dedicated almost six decades of her life to helping […]

April 16, 2022

The legacy of Pakistan’s humanitarian power couple

They say there’s a woman behind every successful man, such was the case with Pakistan’s beloved Edhi couple. Yesterday, Bilquis Bano Edhi breathed her last in Karachi, leaving the orphan children motherless once again. She was a trained nurse who managed maternity clinics and set up baby cradles outside Edhi Foundation locations around Pakistan, which […]

April 15, 2022

The Election Commission of Pakistan hints at hearing Khan’s foreign funding cases daily 

What happened: The ECP decided to hear foreign funding cases against PTI on a daily basis, a day after the Islamabad High Court had ordered to announce the verdict in 30-days. Previously, the Islamabad High Court had directed ECP to decide the foreign funding case against the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf within 30 days, as Justice Mohsin […]

April 15, 2022

PML-N’s Abid Sher Ali calls for protest outside Jemima Goldsmith’s house as Twitterati condemns 

What happened:  On April 15, Jemima Goldsmith, the ex-wife of Imran Khan, in a tweet, shared a screenshot of Abid Sher Ali’s call for a protest outside Jemima’s house in the UK. Jemima shared a tweet, “Protests outside my house, targeting my children, antisemitic abuse on social media… It’s almost like I’m back in 90s in […]

April 15, 2022

‘How to get away with murder’ starring Pakistani feudal politicians

A fair verdict on Nazim Jokhio murder seems to be disappearing into thin air as primary accused in the case, Pakistan People’s Party MNA Jam Karim and MPA Jam Awais’ names were removed from the charge sheet recently. The 27 year-old citizen journalist paid the price for stopping their Arab guests from illegal hunting of […]

April 15, 2022

Worrying silence from the PPP leadership on Nazim Jokhio murder case

Details: Nazim Jokhio’s murder case has highlighted how the proper affiliations and elitist mindset can set you free from any criminal charge. Jibran Nasir’s tweet, late on April 14, perfectly described the worrying stated that Sindh is in due to the feudal mindset, “Reality of #PPP. The Party of martyrs provides patronage to murderers. Is this […]

April 15, 2022

Nai Revolution Purana Churan?

On 11th April, Shireen Mazari retweeted poster signs saying “Itni Vigo kahan se lao ge” – bold and brave one might call it, in a country stricken with a string of missing people cases and midnight raids into people’s homes.

April 14, 2022

“Loyal to Khan” former prime minister applauds MNAs for standing against ‘US-initiated regime change’ 

What happened: The former prime minister of Pakistan, on April 14, applauded the MNAs who resigned from the National Assembly in a tweet. It is pertinent to mention that earlier on April 11, Imran Khan had urged his MNAs to resign from the National Assembly. Minutes before the scheduled election of a new prime minister, […]

April 14, 2022

“Drop scene” Imran Khan says the reference against Justice Qazi Isa was a mistake

What happened: The former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, has admitted that filing a presidential reference for the removal of SC’s Justice Qazi Faez Isa wa a mistake and claimed his fellow workers misguided him about Justice. According to Express Tribune’s report, Khan admitted to the mistake during the Insaf Lawyers Forum meeting, a […]

April 14, 2022

DG ISPR denies discussion of ‘foreign conspiracy’ at National Security Committee meeting 

What happened: On April 14, the Director-General Gen Major Babar Iftikhar said that the National Security Committee did not discuss a foreign conspiracy and, as Friday Times reported, “aimed at a regime change in Pakistan.” Lately, there have been reports and Imran Khan has been claiming that a foreign conspiracy was initiated against his government to topple […]

April 14, 2022

Serious concerns raised over the harassment of PTI workers as Asad Umar hints at filing petition 

What happened: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf worker Asad Umar has raised concerns over the harassment and torturing of PTI workers; as The News reported, “The PTI law forum met former PM and discussed the rising situation.” Subsequently, the law forum has also demanded the concerned security authorities stop the illegal act.  Details: At the same time, on April […]

April 14, 2022

Bilawal’s answer on Pakistani dynasty politics wasn’t ‘good’; here’s what he said

What happened: On Apr 14, Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was interviewed by CNN’s Becky Anderson, where he was asked whether the existence of dynasties in Pakistani politics is what’s wrong with the system. Bilawal started off by answering in the affirmative and then tried giving the example of Hilary and Bill Clinton, […]

April 13, 2022

Minister directed to renews passports of Nawaz Sharif and Ishaq Dar

What happened:  As the newly-elected PML-N leader Shehbaz Sharif was appointed as the new Prime Minister of Pakistan, reports suggest that the Interior Ministry has been directed to renew the passports of the party’s supremo. On April 12, during an Instagram live with ProperGaanda’s reporter @hkwattoo also suggested that there have been reports about the […]

April 13, 2022

Nearly 10 arrested for propaganda tweets against Pak Army by the FIA Cybercrime wing

What happened: Over the weekend, a series of tweets with hashtags against Pakistan’s Army was witnessed on Twitter and other social media platforms. However, on April 12, the COAS and DG ISPR took notice of such campaigns and said, “Military shouldn’t be brought to such politics, and we respect every institution.” Subsequently, on April 12, Samaa English […]

April 12, 2022

Don’t involve military in politics; COAS takes notice of propaganda campaign against Pak Army

What happened: The Chief Of Army Staff, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, while presiding over the meeting of CORPs, principal staff officers, and formation commanders, said, “Pakistan Army is aware of its responsibilities.” ISPR’s statement quoted by a publication read, “Army has always stood by the state institutions to guard them.” Whereas, the Pak Army Chief was also briefed on […]

April 12, 2022

Sehat Insaf Cardholders still facilitated to provide free medical facilities citywide 

What happened: It is pertinent to mention that previously, reports suggested that private and public health care hospitals have refused to provide health care facilities to the Sehat Insaf Cardholders for free. However, as the Express Tribune’s report quotes, “The State Life Insurance has issued a letter to more than 1,000 hospitals on the panel to […]

April 12, 2022

King Babar is now the 1st player to have won ICC Player of the Month twice

What happened: The International Cricket Council announced on Apr 11 that Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam and Australia’s Rachael Haynes were awarded ICC Men’s and Women’s Player of the Month for March, respectively.  What you need to know: Babar won the title ahead of fellow nominees Kraigg Brathwaite (West Indies) and Pat Cummins (Australia), becoming […]

April 12, 2022

FIA will now take action against social media campaigns targeting institutions

Details: On Apr 11, according to sources, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Cyber ​​Crime Cell will take action against those who run trends against institutions on social media during the change of government. Twitter reacts: Peace activist Samana Malaika Raza, retweeted the news, stating: “Crackdown should start by arresting the top leader who’s inciting and […]

April 11, 2022

Did Khan really hint at martial law on the night of Vote of No Confidence? 

What happened: On April 10, which became a history for Pakistan and was noted to be one of the most dramatic days in the country’s political history, just minutes before the imposition of contempt of court, the Vote of No Confidence was initiated at the National Assembly. But, the turnaround of events was something to […]

April 11, 2022

“Hum PTI kay worker hain, chor nahi” woman finds her lost phone at PTI jalsa Lahore

What happened: As of April 10, on the call of Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf, Imran Khan, a nationwide peaceful protest was called, and thousands of people were gathered to show support for Imran Khan. However, early on April 11, an Instagram user, Alia Naqvi, shared an incident with her at the PTI jalsa in the Lahore Liberty […]

April 11, 2022

Here’s how President Alvi might continue to hold office

What happened: Despite the political instability that has ensued since Pakistan Tehreek-e-(PTI) Insaaf’s federal administration as former Prime Minister Imran Khan was voted out via no-confidence, President Dr Arif Alvi will remain in office for the time being and doesn’t plan to resign. Details: As per president’s close advisors, President Alvi would continue to carry […]

April 8, 2022

First Lady’s alleged best friend Farah Khan broke silence after severe criticism and denied allegations of criticism 

What happened: Farah Khan or Farah Gujjar, who was considered Imran Khan’s wife Bushra Maneka’s best friend, was alleged to be involved in a few corruption scandals in Punjab, majorly now broken her silence and denied all accusations. In a Twitter post, Farah Khan wrote, “I outrightly condemn all the accusations and rumors with regards to […]

April 8, 2022

Man killed Lahore university student for refusing to marry him 

What happened: On April 6, the alleged killer, identified as Bilal by ARY News, was accused of harassing the first-year student before Bilal allegedly killed the student. The victim was identified as Madiha Naz, and she was on her way home from the College when the accused Bilal attacked and shot Madiha.  Details:  ARY News […]

April 7, 2022

The best drivers who followed traffic guidelines awarded by Motorway Police 

What happened:  On April 7, the Inspector-General of National Highways and Motorways Police, Inam Ghani paid a recent to the PSVMC and presented prizes to the safest drivers on motorways and highways who did not violate any traffic rules including over-speeding, lane violations, and seat belt violations. Subsequently, Inam Ghani noted, “Information technology plays a significant […]

April 6, 2022

Pakistan Customs arrested seven suspects and seized 3,000 kilograms of hash

What happened: The Pakistan Customer and Maritime Security Agency, in operation at the Arabian Sea, confiscated drugs worth 45 crore rupees. The three thousand kilograms of hash was estimated at 45 crores and seven suspects were arrested in the process as the drugs were hidden in an international ship docked at the sea. Whereas, further […]

April 5, 2022

Donald Lu avoids ‘direct answer’ to query about threatening Imran Khan

What happened:  When asked about the regime transition in Pakistan, US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asia, Donald Lu, who was recently named by Imran Khan as the man who made threatening remarks about his regime in a letter, avoided the subject when the Hindustan Times interviewed him as he is presently […]

April 5, 2022

Not 90 days, election preparations require at least 6 months: Election Commission Pakistan

What happened: On Apr 5, the Election Commission of Pakistan stated that it’s unable to hold general elections within three months due to a variety of legal and procedural issues. The ECP’s top official said the general election preparations will take about six months. The primary issues, he added, were new constituency delimitation, particularly in […]

April 4, 2022

Karachi doctor Dr Summaiya Syed aims to bring justice to every rape victim in the country

What happened: On April 3, Al Jazeera reported that a Karachi doctor, a woman medico-legal officer for 23 years, Dr Summaiya Syed, has vowed to provide justice to every rape victim in the country, and for 23 years, she has been fighting cases for rape victims as she said, “Not everyone thought that. This is a […]

April 4, 2022

No fasts for PIA pilots during the holy month of Ramazan as in-flight safety protocol

What happened: Local publications reported that #PakistanInternationalAirlines had banned its pilots and cabin crew from fasting during Ramazan as part of their in-flight safety measures. #PIA’s General Manager Aamir Bashir issued the in-flight safety measures that state that fasting refrains from drinking and eating, eventually resulting in decreased performance of human beings. Details: Aamir Bashir […]

April 2, 2022

With less time in hand, Khan ‘conspires’ to delay the no-confidence voting

What happened: As the #NoConfidenceMotion is scheduled for Sunday April 3, in the capital #Islamabad, there has been a cabinet meeting under #ImranKhan’s leadership, and several tactics have been discussed to delay the voting. However, in my opinion, the last few weeks for Imran Khan have been tough as the tone of his speeches has […]

April 1, 2022

PTI workers take out ‘anti-American’ rally in Peshawar

What happened: On March 1, Ali Moeen Nawazish and several journalists shared news of an “Anti-American” rally in Peshawar, whereas various slogans were raised against the American policies by the protest participations. Subsequently, the viral videos on social media showed the protestors burning the American flag and chanting slogans against the United States of America.  Details: Twitterati […]

April 1, 2022

A century-old legacy; here’s why Bombay Bakery’s coffee cake stays iconic to this date

If there’s a food item that will always stay relevant, it’s Bombay Bakery’s coffee cake that has its loyal customer base standing in long cues for hours which extends from the bakery’s counter to the main road outside, facing the Hyderabad Cantonment Board. Founder’s history: As per the description printed inwards on their package lid, […]

March 31, 2022

Who sent the letter to Imran Khan?

What happened: In a live show by senior journalist Nadeem Malik, he highlighted that the whole letter conspiracy that has been in the political headlines for the past few days is “Imran Khan is trying to copy Bhutto by waving the letter in the audience. The letter was most likely sent by Ambassador Asad Majeed, about […]

March 31, 2022

Mother killed her three children after a dispute with husband in Islamabad

What happened: On March 31, an Islamabad woman killed her three children with a knife in the Farash Town area of Islamabad in the vicinity of Shehzad Town police station. The children were allegedly knifed by their mother after a domestic dispute between the husband and wife, and the wife was identified as Zeba. A […]

March 31, 2022

PM Imran Khan to address the nation tonight

What happened: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s address to the country was postponed a day earlier, but Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry announced on March 31 (today) that the premier will address the nation tonight. Details: Chaudhry made the announcement via Twitter, on the other hand, Sheikh Rashid, the Interior Minister, made a similar declaration […]

March 30, 2022

Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the nation today, says interior minister

What happened: On March 30, Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the public in the evening, according to Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid, to re-establish faith in the face of current political conditions and a no-trust vote against him. Details: As he exited the cabinet meeting for a quick smoke break, the minister made these statements […]

March 30, 2022

Prime Minister Imran Khan offers to show ‘secret letter’ to Chief Justice of Pakistan

What happened: On March 29, the Attorney General’s Office for Pakistan expressed reservations that Prime Minister Imran Khan agreed to show the ‘threatening letter,’ that he mentioned in his public rally in Islamabad, to the chief justice of Pakistan, the head of the country’s highest institution. Details: The prime minister convened a meeting of party […]

March 29, 2022

Three female Madrassa teachers arrested for murdering former colleague after accusing her of blasphemy

What happened: The Shorkot police arrested three female Madrassa teachers of the area, and their accomplices, after they allegedly killed a woman of the same Madrassa after accusing her of blasphemy. The Shorkot police are quoted by Daily Pakistan as, “The three teachers killed their colleague on the basis of what their teen relative claimed to […]

March 29, 2022

Was there really a foreign funded threat against prime minister Imran Khan?

What happened:  It is pertinent to mention that Imran Khan, in his Sunday speech at the Parade Ground in Islamabad, said that he had evidence of the written threat posed against his government. However, on March 29, Express Tribune reported, “Pakistan’s relevant authorities have seen no evidence yet that there is an international conspiracy to topple […]

March 29, 2022

This seven-year-old won gold medal in an International Jiu-Jitsu competition

What happened: On March 28, at the International Jiu-Jitsu Competition 2022 in Abu Dhabi, seven-year-old Pakistani girl named Anayah Naveed Dar, earned a gold medal, becoming the country’s youngest Jiu-Jitsu competitor, in the under 28 weight category. Details: In the first match, Anayah defeated Latifa of Russia. In the second match, she defeated United Arab […]

March 28, 2022

NA adjourns session till March 31 and voting on no-confidence motion expect to take place between April 1-4

What happened: On March 28, after the Opposition leader, Shehbaz Sharif tabled the no-confidence motion at the National Assembly against the premier, the session was adjourned till March 28. During the National Assembly session, deputy speaker Qasim Suri asked the parliament members who are in favor of the motion to stand, and it is pertinent […]

March 26, 2022

South Punjab to be made a province matter will be discussed in National Assembly

What happened: On March 25, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi presented a bill to the speaker of National Assembly, Asad Qaiser, the Consitution Amendment Bill 2022, for the establishment of South Punjab province. It is pertinent to mention that earlier Imran Khan had announced that a South Punjab Constitutional Amendment Bill would be brought in […]

March 25, 2022

Arooj Aftab does Pakistan proud (once again) by getting featured on New York’s Times Square Billboard

What happened: On March 23, the two-time Grammy nominee singer, Arooj Aftab rose to new heights as Spotify’s Ambassador for EQUAL Pakistan was highlighted on Times Square Billboard. According to a statement from Spotify, the EQUAL initiative aims to celebrate female creators by providing them with a platform to share their work with the rest […]

March 25, 2022

‘Fate to be decided’ No-trust motion against Khan on National Assembly’s agenda today

What happened: Speaker of the National Assembly, Asad Qaiser, has called upon a session to deliberate on the no-confidence motion submitted by the Opposition against prime minister Imran Khan. The session is to be held on March 25, and the National Assembly secretariat had issued a 15-point order for the day, and the no-confidence motion […]

March 25, 2022

Power Division announced a no load-shedding policy for Ramazan 2022

What happened: On March 25, ARY News reported a few sources from the Power Division of Pakistan, who have announced zero load shedding during Sheri, Iftari and Taraween timings in Pakistan. At the same time, the publication quotes the development as, “Sources told that the Power Division has sought details of demand and supply from all […]

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