Rangers encounter near Malir Naddi in Karachi, 5 killed

Rangers encounter near Malir Naddi in Karachi, 5 killed. At least five militants of Lyari gang war were killed during exchange of fire between rangers and suspects near Malir Naddi in Karachi on Sunday here. According to the Rangers spokesman, the killed persosn were identified as Akbar Maliri, Sheeraz Comrade, Khalid Lashari, Gulab Hassan alias Peeru and Yousuf Pathan. Sources further told that all killed persons were involved in various crimes including murder, extortion and terrorism. Heavy weapons also recovered from the custody of killed of killed persons.

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Finance Minister refrain NEPRA to cut down further power tariff

Finance Minister refrain NEPRA to cut down further power tariff. The Finance Ministry despite decline in oil prices, barred NERPRA from cheaper electricity tariff. The public has lost the possibility of receiving Rs.20billion relief and NEPRA has cancelled the hearing. Sources told that government has barred the NEPRA to decrease further power tariff by Rs.3.20. Sources further told that Yesterday Ministry of finance officers have put pressure on NEPRA . CPPA had applied to reduce power tariff by Rs.3.20 paisa per unit for December, after NEPRA’s approval Rs.20billion were have transferred from the account of distribution companies.

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Daesh threatens to behead US President Obama

Daesh threatens to behead US President Obama. The terrorist group known as Daesh, “Islamic State,” ISIS or ISIL has threatened to behead US president Barack Obama. ISIS fighters has given message in video obtained by MEMRI before beheading a Kurdish soldier that they will behead the US President Barack Obama inside the White House and turned the US into Muslim province. ISIS fighters said that his group will launch the further attacks on U.S, France, Belgium and in Kurds because these countries are involved in the war against Muslims. It is cleared that Deash fighters have beheaded several people including US and Japan citizens.

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MQM Altaf decides to leave party after tomorrow

MQM Altaf decides to leave party after tomorrow. Muttahida Qaumi Movement Chief Altaf Hussain said that there will be no more links with MQM after tomorrow. According to news sources, Altaf Hussain said that he will make his last speech on the occasion of foundation ceremony of "Altaf Hussain University" in London tomorrow, after which his connection with MQM will be completely ended.

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Dollar price increase by 14 paisa in interbank market

Dollar price increase by 14 paisa in interbank market. The banks have started to purchase dollar after the government has approved Rs.40 billion for Pakistan State Oil and due to which dollar price reached on the level of Rs.101.4 with the increase of 14 paisa. According to dealers, the foreign exchange reserves still on the level of 15 billion dollar. On the other hand, IMF has started to review the economic situation of Pakistan and Pakistan expected to receive 50crore dollars till the end of March.

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2 more kids became victim of malnutrition in Thar

2 more kids became victim of malnutrition in Thar. Two more kids became the victim of malnutrition in drought hit Tharparkar. According to hospital sources, 26 and 14 days old kids were died at civil hospital in Mithi. Report showed that more than 50 children were died due to shortage of food in this month. Doctors told that pneumonia disease is increasing day by day due to seasonal changes in children.

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Chaudhry Sarwar resigns from Punjab governorship

Chaudhry Sarwar resigns from Punjab governorship. Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar resigned from his Punjab Governorship and in this regard he will hold the news conference at 4:00 PM today. According to sources, President Mamnoon Hussain had summoned Chaudhry Sarwar's resignation. Rana Mohammad Iqbal will be acting governor after the resignation of Speaker Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar. He said that he will move with the government in this situation plus the government totally failed in the field of education and health. Punjab governor said that he sent his resignation to PM House on previous night and he will vacate the governor house after the approval of resignation.

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Pakistan Bar Council announces to observe black day against 21st amendment today

Pakistan Bar Council announces to observe black day against 21st amendment today. The lawyer’s community is being observing the black day as the protest against the 21st Constitutional Amendment and the formation of military courts. Black flags were hoisted on the building of Bar Council after boycotting the legal affairs. The lawyers in Lahore also observing the strike on the call of Pakistan Bar Council, Supreme Council and High Court Bars against 21st amendments and military courts formation. The lawyers wear the black ribbons on their arms and not appeared before courts as protest. On the other hand the clients are facing a lot of troubles due to boycott of lawyers from courts. Lawyers Convention Representative Session is being hold in High Court Bar attending by large number of lawyers and others.

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ICC lifts ban on Amir to play domestic cricket

ICC lifts ban on Amir to play domestic cricket. International Cricket Council (ICC) has lifted ban on Amir to play cricket at the domestic level in Pakistan. It was decided in a meeting attended by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan that Amir was allowed to play domestic cricket. International Cricket Council (ICC) has lifted ban on Amir to play cricket at the domestic level in Pakistan. It was decided in a meeting attended by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan that Amir was allowed to play domestic cricket. ICC Anti-Doping and Anti-Corruption Committee said that Mohammad Amir has not only admitted his mistake but also in combating corruption. There was the positive attitude of Muhammad Amir and hope he will continue his cooperation for the eradication of corruption from international cricket. Muhammad Amir said while talking to news channels on this occasion that first he thanked ALLAh after receiving ICC permission to play domestic cricket. He further said he will focus on his fitness and he is very optimistic that he will take place in National team due to his good performance in domestic cricket. It is clear that 5, 7 and 10 years restriction was imposed on three Pakistani cricketers named as Amir, Asif and Salman Butt in spot-fixing case in 2012.

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MQM observing shutter down strike across Sindh today

MQM observing shutter down strike across Sindh today.Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) is being observed the peaceful shutter-down strike as a protest against the killing of their workers including Sohail Ahmed whose body is currently recovered. All small and big groups of traders, Private schools, associations and transport union has supported the MQM protest, due to which all markets, bazaars, trade centers, private educational institutions, petrol pumps, CNG associations and public transports are completely shut today. The staff in government institutions and hospitals also absent, in addition the prisoners also not appeared before courts. The exams in the largest university of Karachi also postponed due to strike today. Other trade activities in Karachi also suspended today in Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Nawabshah, Badin and in Sanghar.

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