Saturday, August 18, 2018

Senate recommends arresting Hussain Haqqani, SC already issued arrest warrant in Memogate case

ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Interior has recommended arresting former Pakistan envoy to US Hussain Haqqani and repatriating him. The committee met here Tuesday with Senator Rehman Malik in the chair. It was told...

Ayesha Gulalai levels new allegations against Imran Khan

PESHAWAR: In a new development in series of allegations, estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai claimed on Tuesday that party chief Imran Khan had called upon his supporters to throw acid on her...

JIT to ascertain role of accused and TLYR in assassination attempt on Ahsan Iqbal

Nation special report LAHORE: The well-informed sources have claimed that in the light of confessing statement by accused Abid Hussain, the Punjab Government has established Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to investigate assassination bid on Federal...

CJP warns closure of the roads will not be allowed in the name...

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar while taking notice of closure of road outside intelligence agency headquarters has sought report from CDA till Friday. CJP has remarked who closed the road and...

PTI decides to expel lawmakers who sell votes in Senate elections

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to expel after issuing show-cause notices to 20 of its lawmakers for 'selling their loyalties' in the Senate elections. PTI Chairman Imran Khan has announced this while addressing...

LHC orders to release JuD chief Hafiz Saeed

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday ordered to release chief of Jamaatud Dawa (JuD), Hafiz Saeed who was kept under house arrest since January. The JuD chief was to be released on...

NA passes resolution against Imran’s ‘anti-Parliament’ verbal attack

LAHORE: The National Assembly passed on Thursday a resolution condemning Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan and Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rasheed’s ‘anti-Parliament’ remarks. The resolution, presented by federal minister Baleegh-urRehman, stated that...

“We learned nothing from fall of Dhaka”; says Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) president Nawaz Sharif today warned the nation saying we learned nothing from the fall of Dhaka which led to Pakistan regressing behind all independent countries around us. He was...

Government did not take political parties on board on ‘dharna’: Siraj

RAWALPINDI: Ameer, Jamaat e Islami, Pakistan, Senator Sirajul Haq, has said that the government did not take parliamentary parties into confidence on the issue of Islamabad sit-in,which clearly means that the rulers themselves were...

Sadiq Khan sets reporter straight on Pakistan question

LONDON: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan during his recent visit issued a swift riposte to a journalist who appeared to suggest the Labour politician was born in Pakistan. He was asked “what does it...