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Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | Today's Paper

No grouping in government: Sheikh Rashid

By Web Desk

April 7, 2020 – 3:55 pm

LAHORE ; Federal Minister for Pakistan Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has on Tuesday claimed there are no two groups in government,

Punjab considers offering interest-free loan to commercial tenants

By Web Desk

April 7, 2020 – 3:54 pm

LAHORE : Government of Punjab is considering to offer interest-free loans to commercial tenants in order to ease impact of coronavirus on businesses.

Protecting people from coronavirus govt’s top priority: Firdous

By Web Desk

April 7, 2020 – 3:51 pm

ISLAMABAD : Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan has said protecting the people from coronavirus and providing them relief is the foremost priority of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Changing portfolios of ministers is not self-accountability: Marriyum Aurangzeb

By Web Desk

April 7, 2020 – 3:50 pm

LAHORE : Spokesperson of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that changing portfolios of ministers involved in wheat and sugar crisis is not self accountability.

SC overturns high courts’ decisions in prisoners’ release case, but makes some allowances

By Web Desk

April 7, 2020 – 3:48 pm

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday overturned high courts’ decisions to release under-trial prisoners en masse in a bid to stem the coronavirus outbreak in the country, stating that the high courts did not have the powers to take suo motunotices on the matter as they had done, and also that the law could not be upended under any circumstances.