Will the PM be sent legal notice for having 43 electricity meters at his Raiwind Palace in Lahore?

Lahore Electric Supply Company (Lesco) has reportedly installed 43 meters at Jati Umra estate Raiwind – the official residence of Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and Chief Minister, Punjab, Mian Shahbaz Sharif and their families – well informed sources told Business Recorder. Multan Electric Power Company (Mepco) on Monday issued a notice to Vice-Chairman Pakistan Tahreek-i-Insaf, . . . → Read More: Will the PM be sent legal notice for having 43 electricity meters at his Raiwind Palace in Lahore?

Wither away Justice!

By Ikram Sehgal

Smashing more than half a dozen vehicles parked around the Minhajul Quran Secretariat on June 17 in Model Town, Lahore, under the rather benign patronage of the Punjab police, the man who perpetrated the vandalism refuses to go away from the public eye. The term ‘Gullu’ may likely become part . . . → Read More: Wither away Justice!

How best to destroy Pakistan

This is not easily done. To even begin serious work on this project you first have to be a Prime Minister with a solid mandate. Then you need to have the covert support of a world power that is vested in this design. And lastly you have to be a very dedicated, hardworking individual, not . . . → Read More: How best to destroy Pakistan

Deaths of PAT activists leads to another murder case filed against PM

Police have registered another murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and several other ministers and top police and administration officials, this time on a complaint lodged by PTI regarding the deaths of two PAT activists during clashes with law enforcement officials in Islamabad’s Red Zone.

“A case under charges of murder, attempt . . . → Read More: Deaths of PAT activists leads to another murder case filed against PM

Human Rights groups slam unfair trial in Iran

A 37-year-old man has been executed in Iran after being found guilty of heresy and insulting prophet Jonah, according to human rights activists.

Mohsen Amir-Aslani was arrested nine years ago for his activities which the authorities deemed were heretical. He was engaged in psychotherapy but also led sessions reading and reciting the Qur’an and providing . . . → Read More: Human Rights groups slam unfair trial in Iran

The Severely Retarded

By Aik Awaz – One Voice

A columnist known for her humor coined the epithet ‘Im the Dim’ for the Kaptaan’ who is currently swaying the masses with his oratory and regaling them with personal anecdotes and revelations about those in the government or those opposing him and his revolutionary ideas for a ‘new Pakistan’. . . . → Read More: The Severely Retarded

Hindu-Muslim clashes in Gujarat over Facebook post

Authorities in India’s Gujarat state arrested at least 40 people after late-night clashes between Hindus and Muslims in the city of Vadodara and suspended mobile phone Internet and bulk text messaging services for four days, officials said on Sunday.

Crowds from the two religious communities pelted each other with stones and set several vehicles alight . . . → Read More: Hindu-Muslim clashes in Gujarat over Facebook post

Illegal electricity usage at Imran and Qureshi’s residences: Kh Asif

Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Sunday said that the government had detected illegal electricity connections at the residences of PTI Chairman Imran Khan and Shah Mehmood Qureshi installed at their homes in Bani Gala Islamabad, Zaman Park Lahore and Multan. He stated this while talking to the newsmen at his . . . → Read More: Illegal electricity usage at Imran and Qureshi’s residences: Kh Asif

Iran’s freedom deficit

‘It might seem crazy what I’m about to say;’ dancing with joy is a crime in Iran.

Seven Iranian students have recently received a suspended sentence of up to 12 months and 91 lashes each.

Their crime: they recorded a video singing Pharrell Williams’ song, Happy.

The video came to the attention of Iranian authorities . . . → Read More: Iran’s freedom deficit

MQM leader calls for staging sit ins, in Karachi

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has called on workers to stage sit-ins protests across Karachi against the arrest of party workers during a raid late on Wednesday night.

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