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What’s next for Fazlur Rehman?

The ‘Azadi March’ failed miserably, protest demonstrations to block highways nationwide were called off, and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif dashed abroad. Still JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has refused to accept defeat in the quest to topple the government

Azadi March winds up

The party is finally over. The JUI-F has winded up the ‘Azadi March’ sit-in in Islamabad. The party’s workers have packed their tents and walked away. There will be debates about what the march actually achieved but the abrupt and

What’s next for ‘Azadi March’?

As the ‘Azadi March’ is not making much headway, the JUI-F chief has unveiled an alternative ‘Plan B’ to achieve their objectives for ousting of the incumbent government. Maulana Fazlur Rehman is frustrated that his anti-government march has lost steam

JUI-F chief to chair meeting today over Azadi march

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman will chair a meeting to formulate the future strategy for the anti-government march. The central leadership of JUI-F will join Maulana Fazlur Rehman at the residence in the afternoon where the meeting

Opposition parties desert Maulana

Maulana Fazlur Rehman has extended his deadline for the prime minister’s resignation, after receiving a cold response from the government. The JUI-F chief has been deserted by the two main opposition parties, the PPP and the PML-N, delivering a blow

Enter Islamabad in constitutional limits, warns Firdous Awan

ISLAMABAD: Special Advisor to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that those who wanted to challenge the government’s decree could enter the federal capital under the Constitutional limits. Also read: Azadi March: JUI-F’s deadline for

No women at ‘Azadi March’

Thousands of protesters under the banner of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam have converged in Islamabad seeking the resignation of Prime Minister Imran Khan. But there was something more noticeable: the absence of women. The largest religious party has reportedly banned women from

Demanding PM’s resignation

Thousands of protesters under the rallying banner of JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman and other opposition parties have converged on the federal capital, demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Imran Khan along with fresh elections. Opposition leaders delivered fiery speeches

Not a march anymore, it’s a national movement: JUI-F Chief

LAHORE: Jamiat Ulema Islam-Fazl chief Fazlur Rehman has said that his anti-government Azadi March has become a national movement. Addressing his supporters during the rally in the Chan Da Qila area of Gujranwala, he said that the anti-government march was

Maulana’s free to march

It may have come as surprise to opposition parties, particularly the JUI-F, that the government will not stop the ‘Azadi March’ in Islamabad. As the government mulled its strategy to deal with the protesters, Prime Minister Imran Khan decided to

JUI-F chief’s refusal to hold talks points to another agenda: Khattak

ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Pervez Khattak on Saturday said that the opposition’s refusal to hold any dialogue points towards another hidden agenda. Khattak has been appointed by the government to hold talks opposition parties over Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur

PML-N announces full support for JUI-F’s Azadi March

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President Shehbaz Sharif announced on Friday that his party will support and fully participation the ‘Azadi March’ being held by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman. Addressed media after meeting the JUI-F chief, the PML-N

Anti-govt march: Shehbaz Sharif, JUI-F chief to meet today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman will hold a meeting today to discuss anti-government “Azadi March.” According to sources, Shehbaz Sharif will announce his party’s strategy over the anti-government march

PTI to form committee under Pervez Khattak for talks with JUI-F

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to form a committee under Defence Minister Pervez Khattak to hold talks with Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman who is set to hold the ‘Azadi March’ on October 31. Foreign Minister Shah

JUI-F chief changes plan, will march to Islamabad on October 31

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday announced that his party’s anti-government ‘Azadi March’ will converge in Islamabad on October 31. Speaking to reporters, he said the party will observe October 27 as a black day across the

JUI-F chief’s march will disturb Kashmir cause: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday asked Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to avoid march towards Islamabad on October 27 as it is the day of expressing solidarity with Kashmiri people. Talking to a private news

Fazlur Rehman likens upcoming march to ‘war’ against govt

PESHAWAR: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Saturday said that his ‘war’ with the incumbent government of Prime Minister Imran Khan would only end when it is sent packing after the protest he will hold in the federal

Bilawal, Shehbaz agree to convince JUI-F chief defer long march

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Tuesday met with Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif to formulate a strategy to convince Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to defer his impending long march