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Fazlur Rehman terms FATA merger in KP an international agenda

Fazlur Rehman terms FATA merger in KP an international agenda

ISLAMABAD:Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Moulana Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday termed the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa an international agenda.Speaking on the floor of National Assembly on Wednesday, he said that a power lobby has been forcing Parliament for FATA merger, adding that the House doesn’t have mandate to change the […]

Dastagir terms NAB’s $4.9bn money laundering accusation against Nawaz a ‘joke’

Dastagir terms NAB’s $4.9bn money laundering accusation against Nawaz a ‘joke’

Defence Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan on Wednesday lashed out over National Accountability Bureau and termed theiragainst former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a ‘joke’. He urged that an investigation should be held against NAB itself. Participating in the debate on the budgetary proposals for the next fiscal year in the National Assembly, the minister asserted that […]

Zardari terms FATA reforms package political gimmick, Vows to integrate FATA in KPK, extension of High Courts jurisdiction, end to FCR

Zardari terms FATA reforms package political gimmick, Vows to integrate FATA in KPK, extension of High Courts jurisdiction, end to FCR

Islamabad (Our Correspondent) Former President Asif Ali Zardari has said that the government was not sincere in implementing FATA reforms package and challenged the government to prove its sincerity. He was addressing a representative gathering of hundreds of tribal people drawn from all tribal agencies and Frontier Regions in Tehkal in Peshawar today on the third […]

Afridi terms arrest of Indian fan ´shameful´

Afridi terms arrest of Indian fan ´shameful´

KARACHI: Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi said Wednesday the arrest of an Indian student for wearing a shirt bearing his name was “shameful”, but would not deter the subcontinent´s cricket-mad fans from supporting rival players. Ripon Chowdhury, 21, was arrested on Sunday in Hailakandi, a small town in the northeastern state of Assam, while watching a […]