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Imran Khan declares victory in elections, promises ‘Naya Pakistan’ Imran Khan declares victory in elections, promises ‘Naya Pakistan’
As the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is well ahead in the general election winning majority of the national and provincial seats, its chairman Imran Khan has promised to deliver to the common people and not resort to retaliatory measures against his political rivals. While giving a victory speech, the cricket star turned politician said that in his “new Pakistan” accountability will begin fro...
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PML-N goes into ‘toughest’ electoral battle PML-N goes into ‘toughest’ electoral battle
Grappling with multifaceted challenges — including internal wrangling, hostility with state institutions, defections of its members and detention of its top leadership — the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz goes into the general polls on Wednesday, probably the toughest electoral battle in its history. Regardless of tall political narrative the PML-N stalwarts have been propagating in their respect...
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Faryal Talpur granted protective bail in Rs35b money laundering scam Faryal Talpur granted protective bail in Rs35b money laundering scam
The Sindh High Court (SHC) Larkana bench on Tuesday granted protective bail to Faryal Talpur in the Rs35 billion money laundering case. Last week, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) declared Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and 18 other absconders in the scam, the largest in Sindh history. The bench, after hearing the arguments, granted ...
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Nawaz Sharif ‘on the verge of kidney failure’ in Adiala Nawaz Sharif ‘on the verge of kidney failure’ in Adiala
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is reportedly ‘on the verge of kidney failure’ and a medical board has recommended his immediate transfer from Adiala jail to a hospital. Urea nitrogen in Sharif’s blood had risen to a dangerous level, and he is suffering from excessive sweating and dehydration due to humidity in the prison. His heart beat is also irregular, Express News quoted sources as sayi...
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PML-N's Hanif Abbasi gets life imprisonment in ephedrine quota case PML-N's Hanif Abbasi gets life imprisonment in ephedrine quota case
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi was given life imprisonment in the ephedrine quota case by an anti-narcotics court in Rawalpindi on Saturday night. Abbasi was arrested from the premises of the court soon after the sentence was announced. The court, however, acquitted seven other accused in the case. Initial reports suggest that Abbasi will be sent to Adiala jail, the...
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CJP takes suo motu notice of Nanga Parbat ‘air safari’ scandal CJP takes suo motu notice of Nanga Parbat ‘air safari’ scandal
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has taken suo motu notice over unauthorised use of a Pakistan International Airline (PIA) plane for air safari of the Nanga Parbat. The scandal surfaced on Tuesday when Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and PIA officials were accused of delaying a flight to take VIP passengers from Islamabad on an air safari comprising the K2, Nanga Parbat and other mount...
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Army will assist ECP strictly within the bounds of given mandate: Gen Qamar Army will assist ECP strictly within the bounds of given mandate: Gen Qamar
Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the Army Elections Support Centre in Rawalpindi, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement issued on Thursday. “COAS was given detailed briefing about plan for provision of assistance to ECP for free, fair and transparent conduct of General Elections 18,” the military’s media wing added. Gen Qamar directed, the ISPR said, that Arm...
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IHC tells army, ISI chiefs not to intrude in other depts IHC tells army, ISI chiefs not to intrude in other depts
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) explicitly asked on Wednesday the army chief and the top spymaster to stop meddling in affairs of other departments. Expressing serious concerns over the perception that a state within state existed in the country, IHC’s Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui said that as such, these elements conspired to manipulate the government and the judiciary. Justice Siddiqui dir...
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Nawaz Sharif's 'well wishers' have landed him in jail, says Chaudhry Nisar Nawaz Sharif's 'well wishers' have landed him in jail, says Chaudhry Nisar
Disgruntled PML-N leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that he had advised the party supremo Nawaz Sharif to avoid confrontation with national institutions but in vain. Nawaz and his daughter Maryam were sent behind bars last week after being sentenced by the National Accountability Court (NAB) court in the Avenfield case. “I’ve been by his [Nawaz’s] side for the last 34 years and I had a...
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Afghan president calls army chief, condoles loss of lives in terror attacks Afghan president calls army chief, condoles loss of lives in terror attacks
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Monday made a phone call to army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and expressed his condolences on loss of innocent lives in recent terrorist attacks. “[President Ghani] also assured COAS for enhanced border security measures on Afghan side as assistance to Pakistani security forces during [the] election period,” Director-General of the Inter-Services Public Rel...
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