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PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community

PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community

PM Abbasi distances himself, PML-N from Safdar’s tirade against Ahmadi community Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday disowned the statements made on the floor of the National Assembly by Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law retired Captain Muhammad Safdar, when he launched into a virulent tirade against Pakistan’s persecuted Ahmadi community. “Neither I nor Mian sahb or the party is […]

Saving face: Imran Khan’s tirade puts future of PPP-PTI alliance in jeopardy

Saving face: Imran Khan’s tirade puts future of PPP-PTI alliance in jeopardy

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan found himself in a bit of a pickle on Sunday after he levied several allegations against the PPP leadership during a speech in Talagang, only to find out that his party and the PPP had a political alliance for the Talagang by-polls on April 18. Amongst other things, Khan […]

Imran’s tirade forces PPP to rethink by-poll strategy

Imran’s tirade forces PPP to rethink by-poll strategy

PTI chief Imran Khan addressing the crowd at Talagang. -DawnNews screengrab ISLAMABAD: There is resentment within the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) ranks over its leadership’s decision to form electoral alliances with the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) at the local level despite Imran Khan’s repeated outbursts against PPP leaders during public meetings and news conferences. Mr Khan’s […]