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SC asked to initiate contempt case against TLP leaders

SC asked to initiate contempt case against TLP leaders

ISLAMABAD / LAHORE:A petitioner has approached the top court, seeking a contempt of court case against Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi and patron-in-chief Pir Afzal Qadri.In a petition submitted on Tuesday, the applicant, Barrister Masroor Shah, raised questions about the conduct of the two leaders who are currently detained at unknown locations.“Do they […]

TLP leaders detained in country-wide crackdown

TLP leaders detained in country-wide crackdown

LAHORE:Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Khadim Rizvi was arrested by police in a raid on his residence in Lahore on Friday night.Media reports suggest a crackdown has been initiated against the party’s activists and leaders in all major cities of the country, following the arrest of the firebrand cleric.Khadim Rizvi being taken into custody. Dozens of […]

Turkey, Saudi leaders could meet for first time since Khashoggi murder

Turkey, Saudi leaders could meet for first time since Khashoggi murder

ANKARA (AFP) – Turkey s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan could meet with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina next week, a spokesman said Thursday, amid tensions over journalist Jamal Khashoggi s murder.Such a meeting would be the first face-to-face encounter between Erdogan and the crown prince since the […]

Russia to host talks with Afghan leaders, Taliban delegation today

Russia to host talks with Afghan leaders, Taliban delegation today

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow is set to host multilateral peace talks that underline the increasingly active role Russia is playing in Afghanistan, decades after Soviet forces withdrew from the country, with business investment plans, diplomatic and cultural outreach and small military support for the central government.The Afghan Taliban will attend the peace talks, senior Taliban officials […]

2nd Edition of Pakistan Festival, France concluded in Paris

2nd Edition of Pakistan Festival, France concluded in Paris

Paris 30th September, 2018. The second edition of grand Pakistan Festival France held in suburb of Paris concluded today with a launch of fund raising campaign for the Prime Minister/Chief Justice Fund for building Diamer Bhasha and Mohmmand Dams and a splendid display of Pakistan’s culture, handicrafts and cuisine. The Festival was jointly inaugurated by the […]

PPP activists blame own leaders for defeat in KP

PPP activists blame own leaders for defeat in KP

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Peoples Party in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa seems satisfied with its present position where the number of its MPAs has further decreased, but it has been pondering over revival of all basic organisational units with a renewed pledge to prepare the party for competing in the 2023 general elections in a vigorous manner. In the […]

PML-N workers, leaders arrested for violating section 144

PML-N workers, leaders arrested for violating section 144

RAWALPINDI: More than a hundred local leaders and workers of PML-N have been arrested for flouting the ban on congregations and rallying and obstructing a National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) official from arresting retired Captain Mohammed Safdar. The son-in-law of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to one-year imprisonment in the Avenfield reference. The workers and local leaders, […]

Key party leaders to contest polls on more than one seat

Key party leaders to contest polls on more than one seat

ISLAMABAD: Heads of the country’s three largest parties – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) – have decided to contest the elections on multiple National Assembly seats in the July 25 elections, Dawn has learnt.PTI chairman Imran Khan will be contesting on three National Assembly seats from Punjab 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 […]

Parliament, Ptv Attack Case: PTI Leaders Granted Bail

Parliament, Ptv Attack Case: PTI Leaders Granted Bail

Anti Terrorism Court of Islamabad granted bail to PTI’s Aleem Khan and Shaukat Yousifzai in Parliament, PTV Attack case on Thursday. According to the details, Judge, Kosar Abbas Zaidi heard the case,  leaders of Pakistan Tehreek Insaaf, Aleem Khan and Shaukat Yousifzai appeared before the court. The Court Granted bail of both the leaders, who […]

Islamabad, Asif Ali Zardari presided over a meeting of the Party office-bearers and leaders from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa at Zardari House

Islamabad, Asif Ali Zardari presided over a meeting of the Party office-bearers and leaders from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa at Zardari House

ISLAMABAD, January 27: Former President of Pakistan and PPPP President Asif Ali Zardari presided over a meeting of the Party office-bearers and leaders from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa at Zardari House on Friday evening. President PPP Women Wing MNA Faryal Talpur, Central General Secretary PPPP Senator Farhatullah Babar, President KPK Humayun Khan, General Secretary Faisal Karim Kundi and […]