Monthly Archives: January 2011

Terrorists strike double blow in Lahore and Karachi

Terrorists targeted mourning processions marking the Chehlum of the martyrs of Karbala in Lahore and Karachi within two hours on Tuesday, killing at least 17 people and wounding scores more, officials said. In Lahore, a teenage suicide bomber attacked the … Continue reading

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EXTREMISM DIAMETRICALLY OPPOSED TO ISLAM: ALTAF HUSSAIN

Muttahida Quami Movement chief Altaf Hussain has said in unequivocal terms that no Muslim can think about profaning the Holy Prophet (PBUH) let alone blaspheming. Even the minorities living in Pakistan cannot blaspheme against the Holy Prophet (PBUH) hence he … Continue reading

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SALMAN TASEER LAID TO REST

              Governor Punjab Salman Taseer was laid to rest at the Cavalry Ground graveyard in Lahore on Wednesday,Thousands of Pakistanis braved high security to attend Taseer’s funeral, following the country’s most high-profile assassination in … Continue reading

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GOVERNOR PUNJAB Salmaan Taseer assassinated

              Gunmen killed the governor of Pakistan’s Punjab province, a senior member of the ruling party, in Islamabad on Tuesday, his spokesman said. “Yes, he has died,” said the spokesman for Salman Taseer. Police official … Continue reading

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Nawaz Sharif gives PM Gilani 72 HOUR’S ultimatum on reform

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in its Central Organising Committee meeting chaired by party chief Nawaz Sharif on Tueday has given Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani 72 hours to accept or reject the PML-N’s finalised agenda for the parties to work … Continue reading

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Violence erupts in Karachi after killing of ANP, MQM men

              A senior workers of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement and another of the Awami National Party were killed in what appeared to be the year’s first targeted attacks motivated by political consideration, followed by … Continue reading

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FOG DISRUPTS LIFE IN PUNJAB AND HIT AIR AND RAIL TRAFFIC

Flight and train schedules were disrupted and traffic on highways dropped as fog enveloped more regions of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and upper Sindh on Monday. Most of flight operations at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad, remained suspended. The meteorological … Continue reading

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