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Nawaz Sharif Recording Statement In Avenfield

Nawaz Sharif Recording Statement In Avenfield

Islamabad: Hearing of Avenfield Reference Against Sharif Family on Wednesday resumed in the accountablity court, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is recording his statement for the third consecutive day. Nawaz Sharif recording his statement in the last five questions of the 128 questions asked by the accountability court. The former premier, his daughter Maryam Nawaz […]

Shah, Izhar To Meet Today for Caretaker CM Sindh

Shah, Izhar To Meet Today for Caretaker CM Sindh

Karachi: Informal meeting of the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah with Leader of Opposition in Sindh Assembly, Khawaja Izharul Hasan to be held today to discuss next caretaker CM Sindh. According to the details, the informal meeting will be held between both the leaders during Iftaar party today, whereas officially CM Sindh and […]

Six more PML-N leaders to join PTI today

Six more PML-N leaders to join PTI today

ISLAMABAD:Six more leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are all set to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) today (Wednesday). According to sources, members of National Assembly (NA) Mian Mahmood Rasheed and Dr Afzal Dhandla will join PTI while the party will also welcome members of provincial assembly Amir Inayat Shahani, Ghazanfar Abbas Cheena, Amir Mohammad Hassan […]

Avenfield reference: Nawaz records statement after rejection of miscellaneous plea

Avenfield reference: Nawaz records statement after rejection of miscellaneous plea

ISLAMABAD :Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday has started recording his statement after accountability court rejected his miscellaneous plea in Avenfield reference. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Nawaz’s counsel Khawaja Harris submitted a petition, requesting the court to record answers of remaining five questions after completion of cross-examination of witnesses in other […]

PML-N ministers to hold news conference today following PTI’s 100-day plan

PML-N ministers to hold news conference today following PTI’s 100-day plan

ISLAMABAD : At least six federal ministers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and spokesperson for Punjab government will hold a news conference in Punjab House Islamabad on Tuesday at 3pm. Those conducting the presser will include Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, Energy Minister Awais Leghari, Finance Minister Miftah Ismail, Health Minister Saira Afzal, Education Minister Baleegur […]

ECP decides to not publish additional ballot papers for general elections 2018

ECP decides to not publish additional ballot papers for general elections 2018

ISLAMABAD :Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday has decided to not publish additional ballot papers for general elections 2018. In a statement, it was stated that 1300 papers will be given to the polling station having 1201 to 1299 voters. Only three official printing presses will publish the ballot papers, it added. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa […]

Caretaker setup: PM Abbasi, Khursheed Shah fail to reach consensus in fifth meeting

Caretaker setup: PM Abbasi, Khursheed Shah fail to reach consensus in fifth meeting

ISLAMABAD:The meeting between Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Khurshid Shah has concluded without any consensus over caretaker PM for fifth time. According to Khursheed Shah, a thorough discussion was held with the premier after which now, the government is responsible to take final decision. He said that […]

Caretaker govt: PM Abbasi, Khursheed Shah to meet again today

Caretaker govt: PM Abbasi, Khursheed Shah to meet again today

ISLAMABAD :Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Khursheed Shah will meet again today (Tuesday) to discuss names for caretaker government. In a statement after a failed meeting with premier, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader had said that the name of caretaker PM would be announced today with consensus. […]

Ahsan vows to wipe out scourge of terrorism from country

Ahsan vows to wipe out scourge of terrorism from country

Minister for Interior and Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal has reaffirmed the commitment to wipe out scourge of terrorism from the country. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of Pakistan s first-ever National Center for Cyber Security in Islamabad on Monday, he said the back of terrorism has been broken and the war on terror is still […]

Nawaz Sharif records statement in Avenfield reference

Nawaz Sharif records statement in Avenfield reference

ISLAMABAD;Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday is recording his statement in a response to 29-page questionnaire handed over by accountability court regarding National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Avenfield reference. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar appeared in the court. As an answer to […]

Mehmood Qureshi presents PTI 100 days agenda

Mehmood Qureshi presents PTI 100 days agenda

LAHORE ;The vice chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monnday claimed eliminate the sense of deprivation of the people of South Punjab. While addressing the PTI’s 100 days plan ceremony, Shah Mehmood Qureshi claimed to initiate development programs and to bring benefits […]

PTI introduces 100-day plan ahead of general polls

PTI introduces 100-day plan ahead of general polls

ISLAMABAD ;Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday unveiled a 100-day plan. The event commenced with PTI vice-president Shah Mehmood Qureshi addressing the audience in Islamabad. The 100-day plan includes judicial reforms, depoliticization of police, tax reforms, health emergency, education emergency and reforms in agriculture sector. While addressing the PTI’s 100 days plan ceremony, Shah Mehmood Qureshi […]