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Senate delegation briefed on Pakistan-Canada bilateral relations

Senate delegation briefed on Pakistan-Canada bilateral relations

ISLAMABAD;High Commissioner of Pakistan to Ottawa Tariq Azim Khan briefed the visiting delegation of Senate on the current status of Pakistan-Canada bilateral relations and efforts being made to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries. A delegation from Senate led by Deputy Chairman Mr. Saleem Mandviwalla is currently visiting Ottawa, Canada, at the invitation of […]

Musharraf will not be spared in treason case, asserts Nawaz

Musharraf will not be spared in treason case, asserts Nawaz

ISLAMABAD:Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Friday asserted that ex-president Pervez Musharraf will not be spared in treason case. In an informal conversation with journalists outside accountability court, Sharif maintained that the trial will be completed indisputably, if not today then tomorrow or in the coming future. “Musharraf can […]

Avenfield reference: Maryam Nawaz continues to record statement in court

Avenfield reference: Maryam Nawaz continues to record statement in court

ISLAMABAD :Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz has continued to record her statement in response to questionnaire given by accountability court in Avenfield reference today (Friday). During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, Maryam Nawaz said that her brother Hussain Nawaz owns London flats and Nelson and Nescon Company. It’s true that we […]

FATA-KP merger bill approved in Senate

FATA-KP merger bill approved in Senate

ISLAMABAD : The Constitution Amendment Bill, 2018 for the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has been passed in the Senate. The bill was moved by Law Minister Chaudhry Mahmood Bashir Virk. It is to be mentioned here that the constitution amendmen on Thursday with two thirds majority. According to the amendment, […]

Not ashamed of slapping Daniyal Aziz, says Naeem-ul-Haque

Not ashamed of slapping Daniyal Aziz, says Naeem-ul-Haque

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Naeem-ul-Haque on Friday has said that he is not ashamed of slapping Minister for Privatisation Daniyal Aziz. In a statement, Naeem-ul-Haque said that PTI Chief Imran Khan has also praised his act. Earlier, as a party without moral courage in response to the slapping incident on TV a few days back. Daniyal […]

Musharraf will not be spared in treason case, asserts Nawaz

Musharraf will not be spared in treason case, asserts Nawaz

ISLAMABAD ;Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Friday asserted that ex-president Pervez Musharraf will not be spared in treason case. In an informal conversation with journalists outside accountability court, Sharif maintained that the trial will be completed indisputably, if not today then tomorrow or in the coming future. “Musharraf […]

Gauging performance: How much ‘tabdeeli’ did PTI bring during its five-year tenure in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Gauging performance: How much ‘tabdeeli’ did PTI bring during its five-year tenure in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf which had come into power some five years back in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with the promise of bringing ‘change’ in 90 days has failed to complete any mega project in the province. During the past five years of its tenure, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has been unsuccessful in the full-scale implementation […]

Who removed Musharraf’s name from ECL, asks Shah Mehmood

Who removed Musharraf’s name from ECL, asks Shah Mehmood

ISLAMABAD :Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday questioned hat why Nawaz Sharif did not initiated any action over resignation demand while taking the army chief into confidence. Speaking during National Assembly session, Qureshi said, “Nawaz Sharif said that he was punished for running treason case against Musharraf. He wouldn’t have left the […]

Imran loudly congratulated Qadri after attack on parliament, PTV: Saad

Imran loudly congratulated Qadri after attack on parliament, PTV: Saad

ISLAMABAD:Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique on Thursday has said that all the parties have faced criticism while expressing their views in National Assembly (NA). Speaking in the assembly, Saad Rafique accused that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan congratulated Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Tahir-ul-Qadri in a loud voice after attack on the […]

NA session to pass historic FATA merger with KPK bill underway

NA session to pass historic FATA merger with KPK bill underway

ISLAMABAD:National Assembly session gets underway as historic bill to merge FATA with KPK is tabled. With the passing of the bill, KPK laws will be immediately enforceable in FATA and it would also get Rs. 100 billion under NFC award. PTI supremo Imran Khan is also attending the session along with most of his party […]

NA resounds with Khursheed Shah’s threat to Centre over water share

NA resounds with Khursheed Shah’s threat to Centre over water share

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday resonated with the demand for fair distribution of water among the provinces, as Leader of the Opposition Syed Khursheed Shah threatened the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz that the people of Sindh might have to close the province’s border and cut it from the rest of the country if it […]

Names of Balochistan’s caretaker CM under consideration: Bizenjo

Names of Balochistan’s caretaker CM under consideration: Bizenjo

QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has started consultation with the opposition leader, Abdul Rahim Ziaratwal, to finalise the name of the province’s caretaker chief minister. Different names have been under consideration for the top post in the province. Some of the contenders include Prince Ahmed Ali Ahmedzai, who is currently the provincial […]

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