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  • PML-N's Arbab Waseem wins PK-8 Peshawar by-poll

    PESHAWAR: PML-N candidate Arbab Muhammad Waseem beat out PPP's Malik Tehmash Khan and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's Shahzad Khan during Thursday's by-polls for Peshawar's PK-8 seat...

    Results on Friday showed Arbab in the lead with 11,781 votes, followed by PPP's Khan with 10,789 votes, while the ruling party's candidate secured third position with 9,347 votes...

  • Pemra seeks ARY News response to IB complaint against 'fake news'

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Saturday directed ARY News to respond to a complaint filed by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) against its report on a list of lawmakers suspected of links with banned militant groups allegedly compiled by the IB...

    The list first came to light when ARY News programme 'Power Play' aired a report on Sept 25 claiming that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB on...

  • Pemra serves notices to ARY, Bol News over 'fake' news regarding cabinet reshuffle

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued show-cause notices to ARY News and Bol News for airing news items regarding a reshuffle in the federal cabinet and change in the portfolios of some federal ministers, it emerged on Tuesday...

    The two media outlets had aired the news on Monday morning about a possible reshuffle in the posts for Minister for Finance and Minister of State for Interior held by Asad Umar...

  • PPP set to welcome junior Arbab to its fold today

    MITHI: Arbab Lutfullah, a nephew of former Sindh chief minister Dr Arbab Ghulam Rahim, is all set to join the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) during a big public gathering at Dodharo farmhouse near Kaloi on Monday (today)...

    Talking to local reporters on Sunday, the junior Arbab said that despite stiff resistance from his close relatives, he made the decision to join the PPP in the best interest of the people of Thar, Badin, Umerkot and...

  • Arbab grabs bronze in zurkhaneh

    KARACHI: Pakistan secured another bronze at the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku on Sunday courtesy Arbab Sardar Ahmad Khan in the zurkhaneh meel bazi final...

    Arbab finished on a sum 218 points from three referees and although he finished fourth, he secured a medal as both third- and fourth-placed competitors are awarded bronze...

  • Saqib Arbab promoted as GM SNGPL

    PESHAWAR: Saqib Arbab, chief engineer SNGPL, has been promoted by Sui Northern Gas Pipeline (SNGPL) board of directors as general manager Peshawar on the basis of his three-year outstanding performance in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa...

  • Fakhar Zaman sets Arbab Niaz alight with brilliant 153

    PESHAWAR: A magnificent hundred by batsman Fakhar Zaman ensured a thumping 82-run win for Abbottabad Falcons against hosts Peshawar Panthers in the fourth match of the Kaun Bane Ga KPK Ka Champion T20 tournament being organised by PSL franchise Peshawar Zalmi here at the Arbab Niaz Stadium...

    Zalmi Peshawar Panthers were absolutely hapless in front of the Zaman onslaught as he scored at more than 7...

  • Several associates of Mirza, Arbab booked

    BADIN: A prominent figure in the Arbab group, led by former chief minister Dr Arbab Ghulam Rahim, and a man who died about five years ago were among seven persons booked at the Diplo police station of Tharparkar district on Wednesday for an alleged armed attack on an election rally organised by the Pakistan Peoples Party late on Monday night...

    A local PPP activist, Abdul Razzaq Loond, lodged an FIR against Arbab Wazir Ahmed, a close...

  • Noted artist Arbab Sardar dies at 71

    PESHAWAR: Noted painter, sculptor and calligrapher Arbab Mohammad Sardar passed away after protracted illness here on Saturday at his Arabab Landi home...

    Arbab Sardar had received accolades of appreciation from art lovers at his exhibitions in Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Italy, China, UK, Germany and Japan...

  • District profile: Arbab family row to liven up Tharparkar contest

    A section of them looks set to ally with Arbab Ghulam Rahim — former chief minister of Sindh — who has extended support to the PTI, and another section is likely to follow Arbab Lutfullah, who has decided to back Jillani...

    In NA-222, which includes the towns of Islamkot, Mithi and Diplo, the PPP — after much deliberation — has chosen Dr Mahesh Malani to run against Arbab Zakaullah of the Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA)...

  • WhatsApp hits the road with skits to stamp out fake news in India

    The event is part of a major grass-roots effort by WhatsApp to battle fake news, which has triggered numerous lynchings in a country where 200 million people use the service, more than anywhere else in the world...

    The drive follows intense government pressure for both Facebook and WhatsApp to fight fake news and rumour-mongering that have led to more than 30 deaths in about 70 lynching attempts since Jan 2017, data portal IndiaSpend...

  • Govt to sell off its HBL stake for $1.02bn

    ISLAMABAD: The government will rake in over $1 billion by selling its 609-million-share stake in Habib Bank Ltd (HBL), a deal that would surpass the equity capital market transactions of OGDCL ($813m) and PTCL ($898m)...

    Speaking at a news conference after the meeting, Privatisation Commission Chairman Mohammad Zubair said the transaction received “tremendous” response from both foreign and domestic markets, and it was Pakistan’s...

  • HBL share sales

    The government is to be congratulated on the success of the sale of its stake in HBL, but some questions remain...

    5pc shares in HBL, the country’s largest commercial bank...

  • 501 players make it to HBL PSL draft

    Teams have already retained nine players each and will go into the HBL PSL Player Draft to pick one player from the Platinum category, one from the Diamond category, one from the Gold category, two players from the Silver category and two players from the Emerging stars pool, in order to complete their squad of 16...

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