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Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’

Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’ In Dearborn, Michigan, where a third of residents are of Arab descent, residents voice alarm at the election’s results – but say they are ‘not giving up the fight’Joumana Ahmed: ‘I’m moving to Canada.’ Photograph: Ryan Felton for the Guardian ,For the city …

Maximum participation in CPEC projects

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Minister for Planning and development Ahsan Iqbal said that private sector was the driver of economic growth and government wanted its maximum participation in CPEC projects to realise full benefits of this flagship project. While talking to a delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry that called on him led by …

ISLMABAD:The joint opposition parties comprise members of Pakistan People Party (PPP), Awami National Party (ANP), Balochistan National Party Awami (BNP-A) and Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q). They all strongly condemned forwarding the Panama Paper bill to the Senate Chairman, after the Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice conducted voting to either forward the bill …

Sharif’s politics at hazard

Sharif’s politics at hazard Mazhar Abbas November 07, 2016 Pakistan The prime minister his legal and political teams are confident to overcome the crisis but, the top PML-N hierarchy as well as Sharif’s family are also holding serious deliberations on every aspect of the present crisis and also working on a possible alternate plan.The Sharif …

Planted story probe will not be against Pervaiz Rashid:

Planted story probe will not be against Pervaiz Rashid: Nisar According to a statement from the PM’s office, the premier directed Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid to step down to enable holding of an independent and detailed inquiry into the episode. “The planted story related to the NSC and NAP meeting published in Daily Dawn on …

Abidi was arrested from his residence in New Rizvia Society

KARACHI: Abidi was arrested from his residence in New Rizvia Society, within the remits of Sachchal police station. The raid was conducted late on Friday night and Abidi’s house was searched for half an hour, before he was moved to an undisclosed location for interrogation. According to police, Abidi has been arrested on charges of a …

IHC tells PTI not to lock down capital

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday disposed of identical petitions against the Nov 2 “show of power” planned by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) with a directive not to lock down the federal capital. Babar Awan and Naeem Bokhari, counsel for PTI chairman Imran Khan, however expressed ‘no confidence’ in Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui …

Woman among four civilians killed by Indian firing

Woman among four civilians killed by Indian firing along Line of Control “Indian troops have yet again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control in Nakyal, Jandrot and Kel sectors,” said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). A government official from Nakyal told Dawn that there had been intense shelling …