SBCA to demolish three dilapidated buildings in Karachi’s Liaquatabad

KARACHI: Following the collapse of a three-storey residential building leaving at least six dead, Sindh Building Control Authority Demolition (SBCA) has decided to demolish the surrounding dilapidated buildings in Liaquatabad area of the metropolis to prevent further losses, ARY News reported on Wednesday.  Issuing notices to residents and granting time …

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Gulen ‘not worried’ about extradition to Turkey

PARIS: US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, blamed by Ankara for a failed coup attempt a year ago, told French TV Tuesday that he did not believe he would be extradited to Turkey. Turkey marked the first anniversary of the attempted putsch on Saturday with mass rallies and bellicose speeches by …

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‘Jagga Jasoos’ actress commits suicide, husband arrested

GURGAON: Indian actress Bidisha Bezbaruah committed suicide by hanging herself in her apartment Gurugram, a city in the Indian state Haryana. Bidisha, who was last seen in a dance sequence in ‘Jagga Jasoos’ was a native of Assam and a well-known theatre and TV personality, who had hosted many stage …

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Chitral: PM likely to inaugurate Lowari Tunnel in tomorrow

CHITRAL: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will arrive in Chitral on July 20 and expected to inaugurate the Lowari Tunnel. According to Member National Assembly Iftikharuddin, the prime minister would inaugurate the Lowari Tunnel and other mega projects in the district. He will also address a public gathering at polo ground …

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PM likely to inaugurate Lowari Tunnel tomorrow

CHITRAL: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will arrive in Chitral on July 20 and expected to inaugurate the Lowari Tunnel. According to Member National Assembly Iftikharuddin, the prime minister would inaugurate the Lowari Tunnel and other mega projects in the district. He will also address a public gathering at polo ground …

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Panamagate JIT report concocted on Imran Khan’s whims, says Abid Sher Ali

ISLAMABAD: Calling the Panamagate investigation report ‘Imran-nama’ (cooking up evidences on his whims), Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Abid Sher Ali on Wednesday rubbished the report findings against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, ARY News reported. Coming down hard on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan, he said that the PTI …

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Lawyers observe countrywide strike to push PM to step down

LAHORE: The legal fraternity is observing a countrywide strike today to ramp up pressure on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down from office in the wake of the findings of the Panama Papers Joint Investigation Team (JIT), ARY News reported. The lawyers associations including Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) and Supreme Court …

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