Politics

People’s Party will support Fata reforms despite JUI-F’s opposition, says Zardari

People’s Party will support Fata reforms despite JUI-F’s opposition, says Zardari

People’s Party will support Fata reforms despite JUI-F’s opposition, says Zardari PPP-Parliamentarians President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday said that the party would continue to support the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) reforms even if Fazlur Rehman’s Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) does not change its stance. The JUI-F chief has vehemently opposed the Fata reforms package. […]

PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community

PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community

PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday disowned the statements made on the floor of the National Assembly by Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law retired Captain Muhammad Safdar, when he launched into a virulent tirade against Pakistan’s persecuted Ahmadi community. “Neither I nor Mian sahb or the party is […]

Gen Bajwa conveys concerns over regional instability to US

Gen Bajwa conveys concerns over regional instability to US

Gen Bajwa conveys concerns over regional instability to US Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa highlighted the concerns of Pakistan regarding peace and stability in the region in front of a delegation comprising US ambassadors and officials, military’s media wing reported. Arrording to a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief […]

Contempt case: ECP issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Imran

Contempt case: ECP issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Imran

ISLAMABAD: (Monitoring Desk)The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), on Thursday, issued non-bailable arrest warrants for October 26 against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in a contempt case. The warrants have been issued for the said date to ensure presence of the PTI chairman before the ECP on the next hearing. The five-member bench of […]

Bilawal Bhutto condemns posting of convicted police officer in Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto assassination case

Bilawal Bhutto condemns posting of convicted police officer in Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto assassination case

KARACHI, October 10: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that promotion and posting to Police officers convicted in Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto assassination case by trial court was an “ugly message” from Sharif brothers government to the people of Pakistan, especially the followers of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto. It may be recalled […]

As Pak-US tensions ease, Ahsan Iqbal to jet off to Washington next week

As Pak-US tensions ease, Ahsan Iqbal to jet off to Washington next week

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal will be travelling to the United States next week in a visit that indicates growing engagement between Islamabad and Washington following damning indictment of Pakistan by US President Donald Trump in his policy for Afghanistan and South Asia, sources confirmed to The Express Tribune. Ahsan’s a weeklong trip would come on the […]

Balochistan is well on path of Progress with improved security situation and CPEC Project

Balochistan is well on path of Progress with improved security situation and CPEC Project

Paris 23rd Sept, 2017. The Governor of Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai said that Balochistan was well on the path of Progress, peace, prosperity with the launch of CPEC and improved security situation in the province. He said that while taking to elders and notables of Pakistan community who called on him at Embassy in Paris […]

Imran urges UN to do more to end Rohingyas ‘genocide’

Imran urges UN to do more to end Rohingyas ‘genocide’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has, in an open letter to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, expressed serious concern over the ‘genocide’ of the Rohingyas in Myanmar. “We [PTI] find this continuing silence and complete inaction by the UN on the continuing plight and persecution of the Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar a shameful testament […]

Zardari condemns ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims

Zardari condemns ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims

Implores UN to take notice  Islamabad 5th September: Former President of Pakistan and head of the Pakistan People’s Party Parliamentarians Asif Ali Zardari has condemned the atrocities against Rohingya Muslims as “barbaric and unacceptable” and asked the UN to immediately step in and end the on going genocide of Rohingyas. No words are strong enough […]

FBR hands over Sharifs, Dar’s 20-year tax data to NAB

FBR hands over Sharifs, Dar’s 20-year tax data to NAB

News Desk The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has submitted former PM Nawaz Sharif, his family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar’s last 20 years’ tax return data to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The graft watchdog has also acquired the details of bank accounts of the Sharif family from the State Bank of Pakistan and […]

Bilawal Bhutto approves PPP office-bearers of three South Punjab Divisions

Bilawal Bhutto approves PPP office-bearers of three South Punjab Divisions

KARACHI, May 31: Chairman, Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has appointed following office bearers of Multan, Bahawalpur and Dera Ghazi Khan Divisions and Districts with immediate effect. Multan Division: 1.             President Malik Nosher Langryal Adv. 2.             General Secretary Dr. Muhammed Javaid Siddiqui […]