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  • Known TV artist Prof Ziaul Qamar passes away

    PESHAWAR: Prof Syed Ziaul Qamar, a known TV Pashto drama artist and a former teacher of the Edwardes College, Peshawar, breathed his last here on Thursday night...

    Prof Qamar was diagnosed with multiple myeloma and admitted to the North West Teaching Hospital in Peshawar where he passed away...

  • Rangers release MQM's Qamar Mansoor on 'humanitarian grounds'

    KARACHI: The Rangers on Wednesday released Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Qamar Mansoor after 49 days from what was to be a 90-day preventive detention...

    Qamar Mansoor and Rabita Committee in-charge Kaiful Warah were detained by the paramilitary force in a pre-dawn raid on the party's Nine-Zero headquarters on July 17...

  • Muttahida leader Qamar Mansoor released by Rangers

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Rangers informed an antiterrorism court on Wednesday that detained Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Qamar Mansoor had been released as he was not found involved in any crime punishable under the antiterrorism law...

    He was kept at a special detention centre in the Central Prison Karachi...

  • MQM's Qamar Mansoor sent on transit remand in Rangers custody

    KARACHI: A judicial magistrate has sent Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Rabita Committee's Qamar Mansoor, who was detained during a Friday raid on Nine Zero, on a three-day-long transit remand in Rangers' custody...

    The two were apprehended for "arranging and facilitating" what Director-General Sindh Rangers Major-General Bilal Akbar called "hate speeches against peace of Karachi”...

  • Rangers get transit remand of MQM leader Qamar Mansoor

    KARACHI: A judicial magistrate handed over Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Qamar Mansoor to the Rangers on transit remand till July 22 and asked the paramilitary force to produce him before the relevant antiterrorism court after the Eid holidays...

    ’The Rangers had picked up Mr Mansoor with the person in charge of the MQM coordination committee, Kaif-ul-Wara, for allegedly facilitating hate speech against peace in Karachi...

  • Rangers detain Muttahida leader Qamar Mansoor for three months

    KARACHI: Rangers informed an antiterrorism court on Wednesday about the 90-day preventive detention of Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Qamar Mansoor for questioning...

    Know more: MQM's Qamar Mansoor sent on transit remand in Rangers custodyTwo Rangers men helped Mr Mansoor alight from an armoured-personnel carrier...

  • Qamar honoured for reporting over 400 cricket Tests

    KARACHI: Pakistan’s renowned cricket writer and reporter Qamar Ahmed on Friday night was honoured for covering over 400 Test matches spanning over 42 years with speakers declaring him a journalist par excellence...

    “Qamar Ahmed is an iconic cricket writer and reporter and his covering of 415 Test matches is a great achievements and honour for the country,” former Test left-arm spinner Iqbal Qasim said at a reception hosted by cricket...

  • Court allows MQM's Qamar Mansoor to receive treatment

    KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Qamar Mansoor, who was earlier sent on a 90-day preventive detention in Rangers custody, has been granted permission by an anti-terrorism court (ATC) to receive medical treatment at a private hospital...

    Read: Rangers detain Muttahida leader Qamar Mansoor for three monthsQamar Mansoor and Rabita Committee in-charge Kaiful Warah were detained by the Rangers in a pre-dawn raid on the...

  • Prof Qamar is no more

    LAHORE: Prof Qamar Zaman, president of the National Athletics Association of Technical Officials, passed away on Friday, according to a press release issued by the Athletics Federation of Pakistan (AFP)...

    AFP president Akram Sahi and other members of the federation expressed their deep condolences on the demise of Qamar...

  • FirstPerson: Saba Qamar wants to conquer cinema

    “It wasn’t that I didn’t have film offers,” says Saba Qamar when asked why she waited so long to make a debut in films...

    ”The actress’ debut film, Lahore Se Aagey (LSA) is a sequel of a Pakistani film (Karachi Se Lahore) and the first film in which both Yasir Hussain and Saba Qamar are playing the lead role...

  • Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa chosen as new army chief

    A career infantry officer belonging to the Baloch Regiment, Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has been appointed as the new COAS, while Lt Gen Zubair Hayat has been appointed the CJCSC...

    Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and Lt Gen Zubair Hayat will be promoted to the rank of four-star generals...

  • PM picks Gen Qamar Bajwa to head army

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minis­ter Nawaz Sharif on Saturday named the new military command, appointing Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat as the chief of army staff and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), respectively, in the hope of stabilising the fragile civil-military balance...

    “President Mamnoon Hussain has, on the advice of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, appointed Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat as...

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