Free Press Journal
  • Nawaz, kin get parole, wife’s burial on Friday

     Lahore : Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released from the high security Adiala Jail early on Wednesday on parole to attend the funeral of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, who died in London.

  • Pakistan drop Hafeez, Yasir

    Lahore : Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selectors on Tuesday dropped seasoned campaigners Mohammed Hafeez and Yasir Shah from the Sarfraz Ahmed-led 16 member squad for the Asia Cup, to be played in the United Arab Emirates from September 15.

  • Pak model ‘hangs self’ at home

    Lahore: A Pakistani model has been found dead under mysterious circumstances at her residence in Lahore.

  • India, Pak hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

    Lahore : India and Pakistan on Wednesday commenced crucial talks on various aspects of the Indus Waters Treaty here, the first bilateral engagement since Prime Minister Imran Khan took office.

  • Indian delegation arrives in Pak to hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

    Lahore : A delegation of the Indian Water Commission arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday to hold crucial talks with its counterpart on various aspects of the Indus Waters Treaty, the first bilateral engagement since Prime Minister Imran Khan took office.

  • India-Pak Indus Water Treaty meet from tomorrow

    Islamabad : Pakistan will reiterate its serious objections over two water storage and hydropower projects being built by India during a meet with New Delhi this week in Lahore.

  • Kasur convict gets death for rape, murder of 2 more girls

    Lahore : The convict in a rape and murder of a minor girl in Punjab’s Kasur city, which sparked outrage and protests across Pakistan, has been given death penalty by an anti-terrorism court for two more similar cases, according to a media report.

  • Ailing Sharif to be hospitalized

    Punjab Minister decides to shift ex-PM to hospital as doctors say his blood reports show clotting, an alarming sign considering his medical history.

  • Guru Randhawa excited about his first single with Dhvani

    Mumbai: Singer Guru Randhawa, known for songs like “Lahore”, “Suit suit” and “Tu meri rani”, is thrilled to unveil his first single with singer Dhvani Bhanushali whose new version of “Dilbar” is topping charts. The single titled “Ishare tere”, produced by TSeries, is a romantic and peppy dance track composed and written by Guru. It has been sung by Dhvani and Guru.

  • Hafiz-Saeed

    JuD chief launches poll campaign as Sharif’s imprisoned

    Lahore : As former Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, sits behind bars, Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and Lashkar-e-Tayyeba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed openly campaigns for the country’s upcoming general election.

  • Hafiz-Muhammad-Saeed

    Ahead of Pakistan polls, FB disables accounts of Saeed’s political party

    Lahore : Ahead of the general election in Pakistan, Facebook has disabled numerous accounts and pages of the Islamist Milli Muslim League (MML), in a setback to the political outfit launched by Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa, according to a media report on Sunday.

  • Behind bars for being daughter of Nawaz Sharif, says Maryam

    Lahore : Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Maryam Nawaz, who was arrested along with her father Nawaz Sharif upon their arrival in Lahore, has said that she is in prison for being the daughter of a brave man.

  • Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam arrested over conviction in corruption case

    Lahore/Islamabad: Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam were shifted to Adiala jail in Rawalpindi today after they were arrested on their return to the country following the conviction in one of the three corruption cases against the powerful political family, weeks before the July 25 polls.

  • Pak notice to ETPB for evicting country’s first Sikh police officer

    Lahore : A Pakistani court has issued a contempt notice to two Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) members and a Punjab police official for forcibly evicting the country’s first Sikh police officer and his family from their home here.