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JUI-F refuses to support Balochistan CM Jam Kamal

QUETTA: The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) has refused to support Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal in the ongoing challenge from the estranged faction of his Balochistan Awami Party (BAP). Senator Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri in a meeting with JUI chief Maulana

PDM nominates Abdul Ghafoor Haideri for Senate deputy chairman

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has nominated Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) General Secretary Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri for the post of Senate deputy chairman. JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman congratulated Haideri on his nomination. Haideri thanked for reposing confidence in

JUI-F challenges Senate open vote ordinance in Supreme Court

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam- Fazl (JUI-F) has challenged the presidential ordinance which paved h way for holding the Senate election through an open ballot in the Supreme Court. The JUI-F pleaded with the apex court to take notice, saying the presidential

PTI files foreign funding case against JUI-F

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has filed foreign funding case against Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) in the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).  A petition prepared by the PTI MNA Farukh Habib was submitted in the ECP stating that former JUI-F leader Hafiz

JUI-F chief’s brother Zia-ur-Rehman appears before NAB

PESHAWAR: The younger brother of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Zia-ur-Rehman was summoned by NAB for the second time. He is facing allegations of assets beyond income, illegal appointments and

Police raid JUI-F leader Mufti Kifayatullah’s house in Mansehra

PESHAWAR: Police on Saturday conducted a raid on the residence of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) leader Mufti Kifayatullah in Mansehra. The police raided his house located in Tangri area of Mansehra and arrested his brother, brother-in-law, and two sons. However, sources

PDM to meet today in Jati Umrah, discuss future strategy

LAHORE: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) is scheduled to hold a crucial meeting today on Friday to chalk the future course of action for the opposition alliance. The meeting will be held at the Sharif family’s residence in Jati Umra. PML-N

JUI-F chief excuses himself from attending Larkana rally

LARKANA: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has excused himself from attending the death anniversary programme of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto in Garhi Khuda Bukhsh. The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief was invited by former president and Pakistan

JUI-F cancels Maulana Sherani’s party membership

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) headed by Maulana Fazlur Rehman has sacked four party leaders for violating party policy and discipline. The leaders include Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani, Hafiz Hussain Ahmed, Maulana Gul Naseeb and Maulana Shuja-ul-Mulk. The disciplinary committee of

PM has himself admitted his failure: JUI-F chief

MARDAN: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday once again lashed out at the incumbent government and said they have no right to rule the nation. Addressing a public gathering in Mardan, the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief

Rift within JUI-F

It was only a matter of time before the rift would emerge within the JUI-F over the PDM’s narrative. JUI-F leaders have realized that they cannot carry forward the diatribe being pushed by Maulana Fazlur Rehman against state institutions and

After Maulana Sherani, another JUI-F leader opposes PDM’s narrative

ISLAMABAD: The rift seems to widen between the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) as another party leader has criticized party chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman and the narrative of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM).   Maulana Shuja-ul-Mulk, a former MPA and party’s secretary-general

JUI-F leader calls for Pakistan’s recognition of Israel

ISLAMABAD: Senior Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) leader Maulana Muhammad Khan Sheerani has advocated the normalisation of diplomatic ties with Israel. Maulana Sheerani, the former chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII), gave Quranic references to support the normalization of

NAB sends questionnaire to JUI-F chief over corruption allegations

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sent a 26-point questionnaire to Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to proceed with investigation into corruption cases. The JUI-F chief has been directed to submit the response till December 24 along with

NAB seeks arrest warrants for Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s close aides

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sought arrest warrants for two close aides of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman. NAB Khyber Pakhtunkwa has written a letter to chairman NAB Justice retired Javed Iqbal to issue arrest warrants

Opposition parties to submit resignations by Dec 31: JUI-F chief

LAHORE:  Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Tuesday said that all opposition parties will submit their resignation to party leaders by December 31 after which the final decision will be taken. Addressing media after a crucial meeting

PPP losing grip in Larkana

The city of Larkana was considered the fortress for the PPP but now the stronghold has been slipping away from their hands. JUI-F’s young leader and activist Rashid Mehmood Soomro is active in their own bastion and is gradually posing

Maulana Fazl dodges question on accepting Maryam Nawaz as PM

LAHORE: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman refused to answer if he would accept Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz as prime minister. The JUI-F chief held a meeting with Maryam Nawaz at Jati Umra residence in

Army Chief met Maulana Fazl before Azadi March: JUI-F leader

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) leader Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri has claimed the army chief invited party leaders to meet them and call off the Azadi March. The JUI-F leader made the revelation while speaking to a private TV channel, stating

After APC, Bilawal, Fazlur Rehman discuss political scenario

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman have met and discussed the political situation of the country on Tuesday in Karachi. They discussed the political situation of the country, a few days after

JUI-F leader critically injured in Karachi shooting

KARACHI: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam – Fazl (JUI-F) leader Maulana Gul Rafique Hassanzai on Thursday was shot and critically injured in SITE area of Karachi. JUI-F Sindh President Rashid Mehmood Soomro confirmed the attack and said that Hassazai suffered two bullets in

Maulana’s treason trial

Prime Minister Imran Khan supposedly wants his political arch-rival Maulana Fazlur Rehman, the chief of his eponymous faction of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam, to be tried for treason under Article 6 of the Constitution for his attempts to overthrow the government.

JUI-F will not vote in favour of army act amendment bill: Fazl

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Saturday announced that his party will not vote in favour of the most important bills on the tenure of chiefs of services and joint chiefs of staff in the National Assembly.

JUI-F chief to chair APC meeting today

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman will chair all parties conference (APC) to discuss a strategy against the ruling party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). During the meeting, the next course of action against the ruling party PTI will be

JUI-F chief to summon MPC meeting tomorrow

LAHORE: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Fazlur Rehman will summon a multiparty conference (MPC) meeting of the opposition parties on Tuesday. In this regard, nine parties have so far been invited to decide a strategy against the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. The

LHC summons federal govt over JUI-F’s Plan-B petition

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has summoned the federal government today over the petition on Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F)’s Plan-B of Azadi march.  The LHC Justice Ameer Bhatti queried a reply from the federal government on a petition challenging JUI-F’s

JUI-F blocks highways, stages sit-ins in multiple cities

QUETTA: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam is continuing to block highways and stage sit-ins in different cities including Karachi and few cities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. JUI-F is following Plan B of Azadi March. Today was the second day of a sit-in on the

JUI-F’s Plan-B continues to block major highways across Pakistan

QUETTA: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Azadi March under its Plan-B have continued to block major highways across the country. As per recent updates, traffic flow remained affected in several parts of the country. JUI-F activists blocked some important roads in Khyber

JUI-F’s Plan-B blocks highways across Pakistan in a bid to oust PM

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam Pakistan’s anti-government under its Plan-B, has blocked highways across the country in a bid to oust Prime Minister Imran Khan. JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman repeated his demand for the resignation of Prime Minister Imran Khan and

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