Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf nominated three names for the post of caretaker prime minister.

Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) Federal Minister Sheikh Waqas Akram announced his decision to join Pakistan Muslim Leaque- Nawaz (PML-N) on Thursday.

The Supreme Court on Thursday declared the new nomination forms -- which are to be filled by all contesting candidates for the upcoming elections -- constitutional



Parveen Rehman, a long-time director of the renowned Orangi Pilot Project (OPP), was gunned down in the Pakthunabad neighbourhood of Karachi on Wednesday.

Ousted Balochistan chief minister Nawab Aslam Raisani is all set to make a comeback as governor's rule in Balochistan ceases to be in force today.