China welcomes lifting of TikTok ban in Pakistan

Beijing: China has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to lift the ban on the Chinese video-sharing and lip-synching app TikTok and lauded the statement of Pakistan’s Security Advisor Moeed Yousaf regarding Xinjiang. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian during a regular press briefing said that the government always asked overseas Chinese enterprises toRead More →

Pakistan lifts TikTok Ban

Islamabad: After the assurance regarding the removal of objectionable content from Chinese video-sharing and lip-syncing app TikTok’s management, Pakistan has reversed its decision of ban. The country’s telecommunication regulator Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) said in a statement that it was lifting the ban, announced 10 days ago, after the managementRead More →

PM Khan hits back at Sharif for maligning military

Islamabad: A day after Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) Supreme leader Nawaz Sharif speech against the incumbent government and military command, Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday lambasted the former premier over allegedly maligning the military’s top leadership and said that Sharif himself was launched into politics through the military establishment.Read More →

AIC questions transparency in revising rules for social media

Islamabad: The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) once again approached the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan to express its concern over no consultation process with it and its input in revised rules for regulating social media. The AIC also questioned transparency in the consultation process for revising the rules andRead More →

IHC issues notice on TikTok ban

Islamabad: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday issued notice to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and summoned the authority’s top officials on a petition seeking removal of the ban on Chinese video-sharing TikTok application. The high court has also issued notice to Ministry of Information and Technology and the federal governmentRead More →

Tiktok bam challeneged

Islamabad: World Champion of Kickboxing and five-time Mixed Martial Arts Champion on Wednesday approached Islamabad High Court (IHC) challenging the ban of Chinese video sharing and lips-synching application TikTok by Pakistani authorities. Pakistan’s athlete Muhammad Ashfaq Jutt, who is also twelve-time National Champion of the Wushu Kung-Fu, filed a writRead More →

No practical bilateral agreement between the US and Pakistan for the extradition of accused persons: SC

Islamabad: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday issued notice to Prime Minister Imran over alleged use of public fund by organizing an event of its party’s Insaf Lawyers Forum (ILF) in a government building and participating in it. Justice Qazi Faez Isa, who is outspoken and critic of the establishment,Read More →

Pakistan bans Chinese TikTok app

Islamabad: The Government of Pakistan has decided to ban Chinese lip-synching and video-sharing app TikTok after the app’s management ignored pleas for removing the objectionable content. The decision to ban the app was implemented on Friday. The app TikTok has been appeared as the most downloaded social media app acrossRead More →

No practical bilateral agreement between the US and Pakistan for the extradition of accused persons: SC

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Supreme Court is determining whether the extradition of an accused person, allegedly involved in plotting a terror attack in New York, to United States (US) has any legal justification when the latter’s authorities are not honouring former’s judgment regarding the extradition of Hussain Haqqani, a former ambassador toRead More →

No role of State in FIR against Nawaz Sharif

Lahore: Lahore Police Tuesday clarified that the sedition case against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was not filed on behest of the state. A day ago, Lahore’s Shahdara Police had registered a case under different sections of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) and Section 10 of Prevention of Electronic CrimesRead More →