10:00pm Headlines on 24Digital

By: News Desk      Published: 10:00 PM, 18 Nov, 2021
10:00pm Headlines on 24Digital

♦ Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry says the state is not fully prepared to deal with extremism; says the state had to back down in the TLP case; says the main cause of extremism in the country is not madrassas but schools and colleges; says in the 90s, teachers who teach extremism were recruited; says we are at risk from ourselves, not from America, Europe and India

♦ Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Hafiz Saad Hussain Rizvi released from prison; Rizvi reaches Rehmatulil Alameen Mosque, TLP headquarters, at Lahore’s Chowk Yateem Khana area; TLP chief welcomed with a spectacular display of fireworks; three-day celebrations of the urs of Allama Khadim Hussain Rizvi will start tomorrow

♦ JUI leader Maulana Fazalur Rehman says the grip of undemocratic forces is getting stronger; says they will not accept the system of coercion; says even if the entire opposition lies down, the JUI will keep its stand

♦ PM Khan says beneficiaries of corrupt old system do not want change; says votes of dead people are registered; says not taking advantage of technology is foolish thinking; says by giving the right to vote to overseas Pakistanis, every government will value them

♦ PML-N and PPP announce to challenge black laws on every forum; Ahsan Iqbal says EVMs is a version of electronic fraud; Sherry Rehman says why the government is afraid of public votes

♦ Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah takes a jibe at the federal government and says if you want to fight, fight with Sindh cabinet and don't bother the officers; CM Sindh rejected the proposal of transfer of officers; says some ignorant people think that they will be overwhelmed by lying; CM attacks on Asad Umar and says where he will he run to

♦ Cabinet Committee chaired by Asad Umar approves decision to cut off the gas supply to CNG sector across the country for two months; General Industry, Captive Power will also not get gas; continuous supply of gas for export and cement sector to continue

♦ Occupying Indian Army martyred nine innocent people in two days; the story of Indian atrocities narrated by Kashmiri daughter; daughter of martyred Kashmiri businessman Altaf Ahmad Butt says that her father was not a terrorist, he was killed because he was a Muslim

♦ In the murder case of Nazim Jokhio, the brother of victim Afzal Jokhio has declared MNA Jam Abdul Karim as innocent; statement before the magistrate was recorded; other accused including MPA Jam Owais were mentioned in the statement; widow of slain Nazim expresses reservations over Afzal Jokhio's statement; says she will not forgive Jam Abdul Karim

♦ Barrister Ali Zafar hints that after Fawad Chaudhry, Azam Swati is also ready to apologize to the Election Commission; says Election Commission is a constitutional body and its honour is the duty of all of us; says if ECP has grievance then there is no harm in withdrawing the words and apologizing

♦ Killer dengue mosquito bites began to increase in Punjab, 5 more lives were swallowed; Three killed in Lahore, one each in Khanewal and Gujranwala; 306 new case reports in Punjab 225 belongs to Lahore; the number of patients being treated in hospitals has increased to more than a thousand

♦ Lahore Air Quality Index remained at number one even today with 399; smog began to affect daily life; High Court recommends closure of schools in smog areas; the LHC ordered to reduce attendance in private institutions by 50% for one week; order to set up a traffic emergency call line

♦ Minister of Education Shafqat Mehmood delayed the arrival of the National Museum; schoolchildren waited for Shafqat; waiting for the welcome, the children went home hungry and thirsty

♦ Zareen Omar accused legendary comedian’s first wife and son of hiding his health problems and keeping phone switched off; says Omar Sharif was kept by his first wife on the third floor of his sister's house; says they also did oppose to taking Omar abroad for treatment

♦ American columnist and author Max Boot makes shocking revelations and claims that Donald Trump wanted to turn US Army into a squad of personal goons; American Journalist Max Boot wrote in Washington Post that if Trump had got the presidency for the second time, he would have turned the army into a private squad

♦ America lags behind as China becomes the richest country in the world; According to Bloomberg, global wealth has increased from 156 trillion dollars to 514 trillion dollars in two decades. China's wealth is 120 trillion dollars and America's wealth is 90 trillion dollars

♦ After 580 years, the longest lunar eclipse will occur tomorrow; only a small part of the moon will appear white; due to the day being in Pakistan, the lunar eclipse will not be seen in Pakistan; Africa, America, Australia and different parts of Europe

♦ The message of peace from Pakistan on Baba Guru Nanak's birthday; A 10-member Indian delegation, led by Indian Punjab’s Chief Minister Charan Jeet Singh, arrived at Baba Guru Nanak’s gurdwara in Narowal through Kartarpur Corridor on Thursday to participate in the saint’s birthday celebrations

♦ Pakistan ready to attack Bangladesh; the first T20 between Pakistan and Bangladesh will be played tomorrow in Dhaka; National squad led by Babar Azam announced; Mohammad Rizwan, Haider Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shoaib Malik, Hassan Ali, Mohammad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Fakhar Zaman and Haris Rauf are also part of the team

♦ In the UK, Windsor Great Park is decorated with Christmas displays; the park was also opened to the public before Christmas

♦ The mission of thwarting the invasion of space creatures; the first trailer of Amazon's new movie "Encounter" has been released; Pakistani-born British actor Riz Ahmed will be seen in a new look; the film is set to be released on December 10

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