Monthly Archives: May 2018


WHEN SILENT WORDS SPEAK

ALI SUKHANVER Luckily or unluckily, Pakistan’s is one of those few countries where you can say and write whatever you like and you remain safe until unless the person you talk about takes your words serious. Some people may say that things were quite different almost ten to fifteen years […]


SC bars police from filing multiple FIRs in one case

  In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Wednesday barred police from filing more than one First Information Report (FIR) in any criminal case. The seven-member larger bench, led by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, also barred police from arresting an accused, nominated in an FIR, without obtaining substantial evidence […]


Limit for purchasable property raised

Finance Minister Miftah Ismail on Tuesday announced that the limit of purchasable property value for non-filers of tax returns has been raised from Rs4 million to Rs5 million. On April 28, the newly appointed finance minister had presented the outgoing PML-N government’s sixth full-term budget, following which the matter was referred to […]


THEY MISS YOU MY DOCTOR!

ALI SUKHANVER Difficult to decide why Dr. Shakil Afridi betrayed his own people by playing in the hands of Americans and more difficult is to trace the reason behind such a strong American desire of ‘snatching’ away Dr. Afridi from Pakistan. Why do the Americans need so badly, the so-called […]


اوورسیز پاکستانی اور بجٹ 2018-19

آئندہ مالی کے بجٹ 2018-19 کے حوالے سے اعلان کردہ نئ ٹیکس سکیم میں شامل رئیل اسٹیٹٹ سے متعلق اصلاحات کے ذریعے حکومت محصولات کی چوری اور غیر قانونی رقم جمع کرنے والوں کی حوصلہ شکنی کرنے کے لغے کوشاں ہے- ماہرین کا کہنا ہے کہ اس سکیم میں بہت […]


Qatar Connections with Terrorists

Dr. Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan Despite strict warnings from the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC), Qatar has had been indulged in dirty power politics in the region. It has had been investing in the growth of terrorism. Ultimately, GCC cancelled its membership and put various sanctions on it. Unfortunately, despite regional […]