Month: April 2018

Chan and Imran

PPP leader Nadeem Afzal Chan Joines PTI

April 19, 2018

ISLAMABAD: Another key leader of Pakistan People’s Party joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf , which may encourage more PPP leaders to quit. Chan, who was considered as one of the close aide of Asif Ali Zardari, met PTI chief Imran Khan at his Bani Gala residence in Islamabad and announced to part ways with the party. Fawad […]

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Shehbaz Nisar met third time in a week, but for no result

April 19, 2018

ISLAMABAD: PML (N) President Shehbaz Sharif and former interior minister  Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan met again. It was their third meeting in this week, which remained fruitless.  The differences  between PML-N Supreme leader Nawaz Sharif and Ch Nisar are still there, Pak New sources said. This meeting took place at Punjab House Islamabad.  Earlier Ch […]

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Pak US relations

Pakistani diplomats cannot move freely in the US, A senior official conformed

April 18, 2018

Washington (monitoring Desk): A senior official of the Trump administration has confirmed that Pakistani diplomats cannot move freely in the US without seeking permission from relevant authorities in the State Department. In an interview with Voice of America, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon said this restriction was placed in response to the […]

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imran khan talk

“Horse Trading” in Senate polls, PTI expels 20 lawmakers

April 18, 2018

Islamabad: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan has announced to expell 20 of his lawmakers for selling their loyalties in the Senate elections. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad, Imran said that show-cause notices will be issued to the lawmakers who “sold their loyalties in the Senate elections”, adding that their names will be given to […]

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Pakistan rejected Indian claim of ‘inciting’ visiting Sikh pilgrims

April 17, 2018

Islamabad: Pakistan has rejected India’s claims of ‘inciting’ Sikh pilgrims who visited the country to partake in the traditional festival of Baisakhi. On Monday, the Indian ministry of external affairs ministry accused Pakistan of displaying specific posters at the sites of the pilgrims’ visit. On Sunday, Indian said its high commissioner was prevented from meeting the pilgrims, an allegation […]

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Federal Cabinet Approves Budget Strategy Paper For 2018-19

April 17, 2018

SLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that sustained income and revenue streams will benefit the country instead of obtaining loans. He said this while chairing a meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad on Tuesday. Finance Division presented the Budget Strategy Paper for Financial Years 2018-19 to 2020-21 and briefed about the macro-economic […]

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nawaz and maryam

Temporary ban on the airing of anti-judiciary speeches by Khaqan, Nawaz, Maryam and others

April 16, 2018

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court placed a temporary ban on the airing of anti-judiciary speeches by PM Shahid Khaqan , former PM Nawaz Sharif , his daughter Maryam Nawaz and 14 other lawmakers, Pak News reported. A full bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi and comprising Justice Masood Jahangir and Justice Atir Mahmoud resumed […]

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Pak Army condemns attack on Justice Ijazul Ahsan’s residence

April 15, 2018

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army on Sunday condemned the firing incidents at the residence of Justice Ijazul Ahsan, according to a statement by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).Two separate firing incidents were reported at the residence of Supreme Court Justice Ijazul Ahsan earlier today. “Firing incident at the residence of Mr Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan is condemnable,” […]

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Firing at Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan’s house in Lahore

April 15, 2018

Lahore: Two firing incidents took place at the house of a top court judge in Lahore on Sunday. According to the Supreme Court’s PRO, Justice Ijazul Ahsan’s residence was targeted twice – first at 4:30am and then 9:00am on Sunday. Following the incident, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar reached Justice Ijaz’s house and summoned Punjab IG […]

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Chief Justice ordered for complete audit of Pakistan Railways

April 14, 2018

LAHORE: Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar  ordered complete audit of Pakistan Railways. A two-member bench comprising Justice Nisar and Justice Ijazul Hassan heard the suo moto case regarding Rs60 billion losses suffered by Pakistan Railways at the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry. According to the “Pak News”, Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique was also present in […]

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