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ANP leader named for PTI worker’s murder flees abroad

ANP leader named for PTI worker’s murder flees abroad

SWABI: Awami National Party, Swabi district president Ameer Rehman, who was allegedly involved in the murder of a worker of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and injuring of two others on the night of July 25 general elections, has gone abroad, Dawn learnt here on Tuesday. An FIR was registered against Mr Rehman and his bodyguard, Jan Mohammad, […]

Amid applause and consensus, Imran Khan officially named as PTI nominee for PM

Amid applause and consensus, Imran Khan officially named as PTI nominee for PM

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s parliamentary committee on Monday officially named party chairman Imran Khan as their parliamentary leader and nominee for the next prime minister of Pakistan, DawnNewsTVreported. “The nomination of Imran Khan will be mere formality,” senior party leader Dr Arif Alvi said before the meeting took place. “All 120 parliamentary committee members are in consensus over […]

Prof Hasan Askari named Punjab caretaker CM

Prof Hasan Askari named Punjab caretaker CM

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) nominee Professor Hasan Askari was on Thursday named by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) as Punjab’s caretaker chief minister. ECP Additional Secretary Akhtar Nazir made the announcement at a press conference in Islamabad. “All respected members took part in the meeting and unanimously decided that Punjab’s caretaker CM would be Professor […]

Four other suspects in killing of North Korean Kim Jong Nam named in court

Four other suspects in killing of North Korean Kim Jong Nam named in court

New Video Shows Kim Jong Nam’s Accused Killers Knew They Had Poison, Police Say The women accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korea’s dictator hurried to separate restrooms immediately after smearing liquid on his face Previously unreleased airport security video shows that the women accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korea’s dictator hurried […]

NA rejects PPP’s bill for inquiry into names of every Pakistani named in Panama Papers

NA rejects PPP’s bill for inquiry into names of every Pakistani named in Panama Papers

A vast majority in the National Assembly on Tuesday rejected a PPP bill demanding an inquiry into every Pakistani named in the Panama Papers. Minister for Law Zahid Hamid strongly opposed the bill, tabled by Naveed Qamar, saying there is no need for such proceedings as the matter had already been taken care of in […]