Logo Thing main logo
Monday, November 20, 2017 | Today's Paper

Govt’s writ ceases to exist as capital held captive: Khursheed Shah

By News Desk

November 20, 2017 – 12:00 pm

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah said, on Monday, that the government’s writ had ceased to exist.

Faizabad sit-in: IHC summons interior minister for not implementing court’s orders

By News Desk

November 20, 2017 – 11:58 am

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday summoned Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal and interior secretary at 11:30 AM for not ensuring the implementation of court’s order in which it had directed the government to end the Faizabad sit-in immediately, and the minister has appeared before it.

Newspaper editors for boosting ties with China

By Siddiq Baluch in Beijing

November 20, 2017 – 3:00 am

A 17-member delegation of Council of Pakistan Newspaper editors paid a weeklong visit to China with an idea to promote bilateral relations between Pakistan and China giving a big boost to people-to-people contacts.

Are you the one following ‘orders’, Maryam Nawaz asks Imran after his ‘puppet’ tweet

By Web Desk

November 19, 2017 – 8:13 pm

Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, described Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan as a “puppet” on Sunday after the latter used the same word for PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

Pakistan, US resetting ties amid changing geopolitical situation: Maleeha Lodhi

By News Desk

November 19, 2017 – 8:06 pm

Islamabad and Washington are in the process of resetting ties given the changing geopolitical situation in the region and across the globe, Pakistan’s permanent representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said on Saturday.