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This Is Not The Mercy Of PPP To Make Me Speaker; Fahmida Mirza

KARACHI – The Former Speaker of the National Assembly, Fahmida Mirza, said on Friday that Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) make me speaker because I was the most deserving one for the post. While talking to one of the private channels she said that PPP wanted me to return their kindness of making me speaker in the form of not supporting my husband. She said that all the cases registered against Zulfiqar Mirza are fake, and are influenced by the personal rage. She said that it is not the delicacy of PPP, but my own capabilities which forced them to me speaker of National Assembly. She said that my husband is facing the threats and cases just because of speaking the truth. She said that thing would be clear in the court and to the...

May 9, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Yasir Shah’s magical delivery to remove Imrul Kayes

DHAKA: Pakistan star leg-spinner Yasir Shah has bowled a terrific delivery and stunned everyone on the field in the second Test match. Yasir who bowled beautifully in the first inning continued to perform better as skipper Misbah bought him just ahead of stumps and he didn’t disappoint his slipper at all. Yasir removed Imrul Kayes in the first inning and that’s what he did once again. Imrul Kayes who was batting on 16 runs when Yasir warming up. Yasir bowled a terrific delivery to get rid of Bangladeshi batsman Imrul Kayes. It was almost unplayable delivery of the day. A much needed break through has been provided to the Pakistani team by their leg spinner Yasir Shah as he rattles the stumps of the Bangladeshi opener Kayes. ...

May 9, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Five Pakistan born Candidates Succeeded In UK Polls

LONDON – According to the incomplete and un-authenticated results of the Polls in United Kingdom, five Pakistan born also succeeded in UK general election on Friday. However, counting under way in suspense filled Polls in United Kingdom with conservative party leading by merely four seats by now. According to UN official results of 453 seats out of 650, Conservative party won 187 seats followed by Labor Party with 183 seats and SNP is at the third number with 55 seats. Five Pakistan Born also manage to get the victory in the UK polls named Naz Shah, Ahmad Sheikh, Yasmeen Qureshi, Imran Hussain and Sadiq Khan. Out of the 453 results announced yet, twenty one other parties have also won the seats. The News Tribe – UK-based bil...

May 8, 2015 at 10:36 am | News Desk

David Cameron Retains His Seat

LONDON – David Cameron has won in the 56th general elections in United Kingdom, and will hold his seat of Prime Minister on Friday. According to the international media source, final results of the election has not yet announced, but David Cameron’s party has won enough seat to help David retain his seat. Talking to media after the results of the general polls in UK, David Cameron said that we should not get away from bigger problems in politics. He said that my aim is the good governance in the Britain, and providing right and freedom to every individual living on the soil of Britain. He said that this time election campaign was really tough for me, but I am thankful to the people who showed confidence in me and trusted me. ...

May 8, 2015 at 10:01 am | News Desk

Sindh High Court Rules Out Application Of Mirza’s Wife

KARACHI – The wife of Saulat Mirza file an application in the Sindh High Court to re-open the Shahid Hamid murder case, but Sindh High Court rules out her application for reopening the case on Friday. This is the third time that the day of death penalty announced for Saulat Mirza, because earlier on two times he survived death penalty in the wake of investigation by Joint Investigation Team (JIT). Court has given its verdict to hang Saulat Mirza on May 12. His wife, on Thursday, given the application in the Sindh High Court to stop his hanging once again and reopen Shahid Hamid Murder case for in depth investigation. Court in its order rules out the application saying there is no room for more delay in hanging and re-opening of alr...

May 8, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

No Water Shortage In Islamabad; CDA

ISLAMABAD – The Chairman of Capital Development Authority (CDA), Mahroof Afzal, said in a meeting held in Islamabad that there will be no shortage of water in this summer on Wednesday. The Chairman maintains that water resources in Simly and Khanpur dam are sufficient. The meeting was called to examine the water resources available and water needs thereof. The chairman told that for the undisrupted supply of water, the water reserves in the reservoirs are abundant at least till the rainy season so there is no danger of water paucity in summer. The Chairman CDA stressed that the issue of load shedding should be resolved in collaboration with IESCO officials. He apprised that CDA supplies 34 million gallons from Simly dam, while from...

May 8, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Court Ordered Najam Sethi To Leave The Room

ISLAMABAD – The Judicial Commission carrying out the investigations relating to election rigging case ordered Najam Sethi to leave the court room. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s lawyer Hafeez Pirzada requested the court to allow the presence of one witness at a time in the court room for recording the statements. When the Former Secretary Punjab Javaid Iqbal was present in the room to record his statement pertaining to the electoral rigging, Najam sethi was also standing next to him. Upon the request of Hafeez Pirzada, the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk ordered Sethi to leave the court room. The Chief Justice also said that the court had not called Najam Sethi and that he had appeared on his own. Justice Nasir-ul...

May 7, 2015 at 10:46 am | News Desk

PPP Issues show Cause notice to Fahmida Mirza and Her Son

BADIN – Senior Vice President of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Shery Rehman, said that show cause notices has been issued to fahmida mirza and her son on Wednesday. Talking to the media she said that show cause notices has been sent to them to let them clear their stance on the issue of Zulfiqar Mirza. Case has been registered against Zulfiqar Mirza for attacking the police officers and the police station as well. She also added that the act of attacking the security institutes of the country comes under the terrorist category which will be dealt in a best manner by the police force. While talking to a private TV channel she said that Zulfiqar Mirza has went up to malign the PPP and he has been using derogatory language again...

May 7, 2015 at 10:21 am | News Desk

Zardari To Visit Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD – Former President of Pakistan and the co-chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari shall visit Afghanistan on Thursday. Sources told that it would be a one day visit, in which the former president will be accompanied by senior party leaders including Shireen Rehman, Faisal Kareem Kundi and Yousaf Raza Gillani. It is said that the delegation would meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and other Afghan officials. Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Yousaf Raza Gillani would talk about the recovery of his son Ali Haider Gillani. Ali Haider Gillani was abducted from Multan on May 9, 2013 outside one of the regional offices of PPP. The News Tribe – UK-based bilingual news w...

May 7, 2015 at 10:10 am | News Desk

Dust Causes Asthma; Say Experts

JHELUM – Experts say that dust particles hanging in the air can cause asthma, and importantly, harvesting wheat crop leaves behind small particles in air which invite asthma. Most people suffered from asthma due to pollen and many due to polluted air, both of these need to be cautioned and cured in time. Dr. Hafeez Ur Rehman, President of Pakistan Medical And Dental Corporation (PMDC), addressed a gathering at an inauguration of a free asthma camp on world asthma day saying that we should focus on health and medical issues. Medical Superintendent District Head Quarter (DHQ) hospital, Dr. Shaukat Mahmood, inaugurated a free camp on world asthma day organized by PMDC Jehlum at department of pulmonary here in Jhelum. Dr. Naseer Ahmad a...

May 7, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Karachi University Hits The Landmark

KARACHI – Karachi University hold the talk for the missing person of Balochistan, MAMA Qadeer was the chief guest in the ceremony on Wednesday. Earlier, the same kind of ceremony was organized by the LUMS, but could not be able to translate planning into action due to pressure from somewhere. It is said that many analyst that Social Activist Sabeen Mahmud was also coming back from one of this kinds of ceremony, when she was shot to dead. Irrespective of many warnings received by Karachi University, seminar was held in the full mannerism and many people walked through into the seminar. The Lahore University Of Management Sciences (LUMS) canceled the seminar named “un-silencing Balochistan” on the night before the event on...

May 7, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Polling For By-election Lower Dir Underway

MALAKAND – Election Commission has taken strict security measures for the by-polls here in Lower Dir on Thursday. The seat of PK-95 fell vacant after the nomination of JI Ameer as the senator. Neck to neck contest is expected to be between JI and Awami National Party. The election will continue till 5pm without any break, and more than 140,000 registered voters to cast votes in today. JI candidate for the election is Aizaz Ul Mulk, while the candidate for ANP is Bahadur Khan. Today is public holiday in the Lower Dir Distritc for the peaceful conduction of election. The News Tribe – UK-based bilingual news website covering politics, technology, sports, health and lifestyle from US, Pakistan, Middle East and around the world ...

May 7, 2015 at 10:00 am | News Desk

Security Team Of Zimbabwe To Visit Pakistan Today

LAHORE – The sources told The News Tribe that security team of Zimbabwe Cricket Team will visit Pakistan to over view high security measures installed by Pakistan authorities for Zimbabwe’s tour to Pakistan on Wednesday. The Captain of test team of Pakistan, Mishab Ul Haq, said while talking to one of the channels that the return of international cricket to the country after six years of isolation as ‘a big joy’. Zimbabwe will arrive in Lahore on May 19 for three ODIs and two T20s. The T20s are scheduled to be played on May 22 and 24, and the ODIs on May 26, 29 and 31 before Zimbabwe fly back on June 1. Misbah said that the attack on the Sri Lankan team was the one thing he wanted to ‘forget’ from his c...

May 6, 2015 at 10:55 am | News Desk

Waheed Ur Rehman’s Murder Was Planned In Karachi University; Police

KARACHI – Police sources have claimed that the murder plan of Professor Waheed ur Rehman was made inside Karachi University. Police officials are of the view that the perpetrators went on a recce before executing the plan. Which means that the surveillance of Professor Waheed ur Rehman was being done by the target killers before the attack. Waheed Ur Rehman was teaching as an assistant professor in Karachi University’s Mass Communication department. He was on his way to the University when unknown gunmen opened fire on his vehicle in F.B Area block 16 Karachi; as a result of which Waheed Ur Rehman had lost his life. The incident took place on April 29 in Karachi. Police claims that it has made a satisfactory development in th...

May 6, 2015 at 10:31 am | News Desk

CM Shahbaz Sharif Inaugurates Kidney Center In Burewala

BUREWALA – The Chief Minister Of Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif, has inaugurated the Kidney center in Burewala on Wednesday. Talking to the inauguration ceremony chief Minister said that government is committed to deliver good governance in all sphere of livelihood. Medical and Education are the two sectors which are to be developed for the development of the society as a whole. He said that we are government invested too much in health sector to upgrade the society and to have the healthy Pakistan. He also inaugurated many other developmental projects in the District Burewala. He said that government is focusing in all sphere not only on infrastructure as the propagandist propagate. He said that we are constructing big cardiology center h...

May 6, 2015 at 10:21 am | News Desk

Police Is Ready To Tackle Land Mafia In A Week

PESHAWAR – The Peshawar Police has decided to take action against the land mafia within next week. Sources told that the police has prepared lists of the individuals governing land mafia and the related perpetrators within a few days. The names of the town mafia have not been disclosed yet. The concerned lists have been sent to the relevant departments as well. It is said that 162 people have been designated as land mafia and the arrests would start soon within one week. Many political personalities have also been reported to have links with these mafia networks. The News Tribe – UK-based bilingual news website covering politics, technology, sports, health and lifestyle from US, Pakistan, Middle East and around the world ...

May 6, 2015 at 10:01 am | News Desk

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