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♦ A meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on National Security comprising members of the National Assembly (NA) and Senate will be held today. Bilawal Bhutto, Shehbaz Sharif, and others will be briefed by military officials on the current national security issues—Afghanistan situation, TLP situation, and negotiations with TTP
♦ PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto chaired a party meeting to consult before the Parliamentary Committee on National Security meeting
♦ TLP Majilis-e-Shura members reached the Wazirabad sit-in site. The federal government notified the removal of TLP from the proscribed organization list
♦ Opposition to give tough time to government in today’s bills to be presented in a joint sitting of parliament
♦ Sugar price in Narowal reached Rs180/kg, in Bahawalpur Rs160/kg, in Islamabad Rs150/kg while sugar shortage crisis hit Lahore’s Akbari Mandi
♦ Vegetable prices shoot up in Lahore as tomato being sold at Rs350/kg, Potato and onion at Rs80/Kg
♦ Shaukat Tarin said the state has the right to collect taxes and people will get benefits in return of filing taxes
♦ Fawad Chaudhry said Pakistan has better conditions in comparison to the world and things would be normal in next six to eight months.
♦ The Sindh High Court has ordered to evacuate the entire Makkah Terrace building in order to bulldoze the extra spaces illegally occupied by the builder. The court has also directed the builder to shift the residents of the complex to rented houses and bear the rent expenses himself, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
♦ The court extended the physical remand of the accused in the Nazim Jokhio murder case, PPP MPA Jam Awais Gohram and three others on Monday
♦ Pakistan captain and number one T20 batsman Babar Azam is staying true to his fame as a mercurial batsman as he continues breaking one record after another.
♦ Shoaib Malik made the fastest fifty of the T20 tournament. Sania Mirza lauds her husband performance in the match
♦ India’s journey in the T20 World Cup ended after New Zealand beat Afghanistan. Social media users flooded the platforms with memes on the Indian Cricket Team.
♦ Harbhajan claims about Indian Team also fell
♦ Dengue claimed one person's life in Lahore. 244 new cases reported in Punjab, 167 in KP
♦ Pakistan reported nine more coronavirus deaths and 449 new cases that emerged during the last 24 hours (Sunday), showed the data released by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Monday morning. According to the statistics released by NCOC, after the addition of nine new deaths, the toll has now surged to 28,547, which represents a ratio of 2.2 percent.
♦ Women protesters alleged that a building in Lyari was targeted for not giving ransom
♦ A 13-year-old girl was abducted in front of the school gate in Korangi Sharifabad area, Karachi. It is alleged that person Ghulam Murtaza is involved in the girl’s abduction incident. The alleged ‘abductor’ Ghulam Murtaza and his family members fled away from their house.
♦ Shoaib Akhtar announced to fight a legal battle against PTV notice
♦ Haris Rauf celebrated his birthday with Scotland Team.
♦ Pakistan Women Cricket Team batting continues against WI Women’s Team at Karachi Cricket Stadium
♦ Poet John Elia 19th death anniversary today
♦ Hollywood movie Eternals earned $70m in the first week of release