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♦Prices of commodities including sugar, flour, LPG, motorcycles, CNG and cotton became more expensive
♦Government fails to control ballooning inflation as the inflation rate in the last month (Oct) was 9.2 per cent
♦Financial Minister Shaukat Tarin says that inflation is a global problem; global prices are out of our control; the government is giving special subsidies to control inflation; agreement with IMF to sign this week
♦Jamaat-e- Islami ‘Cycle’ march against inflation arrives in Islamabad from Balochistan
♦At the PTI core committee meeting, it was decided to directly elect the mayors of the city of Punjab. The negotiations were the only solution to the problem; the use of force will not benefit anyone
♦Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting of PTI core committee; talks were the only option in the TLP case to solve the matter peacefully says PM; Fawad Chaudhry declared the show cause notice of the ECP against Azam Swati and him was based on injustice
♦TLP did not demand the expulsion of the French ambassador says Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman; Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman called the ministers' claims lie
♦In Wazirabad, a religious party turned a long march into a sit-in; workers will remain in the park until the release of Saad Rizvi.
♦In the clashes, the children of martyred constable Ghulam Rasool cried in front of IG Punjab
♦Federal government will soon issue an ordinance as the government decided to amend the NAB law. Fraud cases will be shifted back to NAB
♦Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif said the time had not yet come for a vote of no confidence against Imran Khan
♦CM Murad Ali Shah said PTI's guarantees would now be confiscated; says if our government comes along, we will keep Imran Khan on the cricket board.
♦Sindh High Court (SHC) Justice Zafar Ahmed ordered to demolish illegally constructed Makkah Tower in Karachi. He ordered action against those who were responsible for the illegal construction.
♦More than 40% of National bank branches remain closed; according to sources, all branches will be restored in 3 days.
♦LESCO employee coffers have been filled and a million rupee fraud has been revealed
♦Dengue spreads rapidly; in Punjab, a killer mosquito killed three more people. Another 348 cases were reported in Lahore; another 46 Islamabad citizens were affected by dengue; 61 more dengue cases were reported in Karachi
♦India has to win all three remaining matches by a huge margin to cement their place for the semi-finals in ICC World t20 Cup
♦Inzamam-ul-Haq strongly condemned the threats given to Indian skipper Virat Kohli; deeply hurt to see Virat Kohli’s family receiving threats
♦3rd World Peace Championship held under the auspices of the Pakistani Army. A colourful sporting event was held at Fortress Stadium Lahore. According to ISPR, the peace contest is a true test of the physical strength and endurance of the participant.
♦Business magnate Elon Musk says he will sell $6 billion of Tesla stock if the UN can show how the money is spent
♦Mexico celebrate Day of the Dead festival for the first time since the pandemic