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Contingency plan: 30-member panel to run PML-N if Sharif is jailed

Contingency plan: 30-member panel to run PML-N if Sharif is jailed

LAHORE / ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided to run a mass contact campaign and to give the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led federal government a tough time if an accountability court on December 24 convicts its supreme leader Nawaz Sharif.A PML-N meeting, held on Thursday in the Parliament House, was chaired by Sharif and the party […]

Senate panel rejects changes to customs duty rates

Senate panel rejects changes to customs duty rates

ISLAMABAD:The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government suffered on Tuesday its first defeat by a Senate panel that rejected changes to customs duty rates for a few industries after the authorities could not defend budgetary proposals in light of the PTI’s economic vision.The Senate Standing Committee on Finance rejected the reduction in customs duty rates for about […]

Panel to outline LG restructuring in a week

Panel to outline LG restructuring in a week

ISLAMABAD .: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday constituted a committee for devising the structure of local bodies within a week, besides directing it to finalise relevant recommendations for enacting appropriate legislation within a month. The prime minister issued the instructions during a meeting on local government systems in Punjab, Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, where the PTI […]

Journalist Panel wins NPC elections, Speaker, and Deputy Speaker National Assembly congratulated the newly elected office bearers of National Press Club

Journalist Panel wins NPC elections, Speaker, and Deputy Speaker National Assembly congratulated the newly elected office bearers of National Press Club

Journalist Panel wins NPC elections, Speaker, and Deputy Speaker National Assembly congratulated the newly elected office bearers of National Press Club BY:ASGHAR ALI MUBARAK Islamabad: The Journalist Panel scored a thumping victory in the National Press Club elections 2018-19 held on Saturday, January 13rd 2018 here at Islamabad. The Chairman NPC Election Committee Nasir Zaidi […]

Senate panel proposes 18 years as minimum age for a girl to marry

Senate panel proposes 18 years as minimum age for a girl to marry

Senate panel proposes 18 years as minimum age for a girl to marry ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Interior passed on Monday three bills – including ‘The Child Marriage Restraint (Amendment) Bill 2017’ – which seeks to put restriction on marriages, especially of girls below 18 years of age. The Senate panel also passed ‘The Criminal […]