Tag Archives: Express Tribune

Imran Khan files petition in Supreme Court against electoral rolls

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) has filed a petition in the Supreme Court of Pakistan seeking a revision of electoral rolls and a reform of the electoral process. In a press conference held to explain the details of the petition filed in the Supreme Court, PTI Chairman Imran Khan said that the recent revelation by the Election Commission that almost 44 …

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Punjab government issued a notification for increased salaries of doctors

The notification states that the salary increase has come into effect from July 1. The new salary package for House officer doctors will now be Rs24,000. While for post graduate trainee doctors’ will be Rs42,500. However, a notification for the increase in salary of the medical officers, senior registrars and teaching staff has not been issued as yet. Medical staff …

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Four US Drone Attacks: 47 Peoples Killed in North Waziristan

DATTA KHEL: Forty seven people were killed in 4 drone strikes in the last 24 hours in the tribal areas of Pakistan. Sources said a US drone targeted a house and a vehicle in Datta Khel area of North Waziristan with 10 missiles killing eight people. Earlier in the day three drone attacks killed 32 suspected militants in the area. The …

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PCB to hold meeting to develop club cricket in Pakistan

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will hold a meeting on July 19 in Lahore for the development of club cricket in Pakistan, Express News reported Tuesday. Former test cricketer Abdul Qadir is assigned the duty of chief coordinator for this task. The meeting will be held at the National Cricket Academy, attended by all the regional presidents which will result into …

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China pledges support for Pakistan in wake of military aid cut

BEIJING: China pledged its support for close ally Pakistan on Tuesday, after the United States announced it would suspend $800 million worth of security aid to Islamabad. “Pakistan is an important country in South Asia. The stability and development of Pakistan is closely connected with the peace and stability of South Asia,” foreign ministry spokesman Hong Lei told reporters. “China has …

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