Karachi court quashes FIR against Captain Safdar

KARACHI: A court on Wednesday quashed a First Information Report (FIR) against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader retired Captain Muhammad Safdar regarding violating the sanctity of Quaid-i-Azam’s mausoleum. The Judicial Magistrate (South) quashed the case in the wake of submission

PML-N to hold Mansehra rally despite permission denial

MANSEHRA: Preparations have been completed for the rally of PML-N to be held in Mansehra today. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz  (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz will address the gathering. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Engineer Amir Muqam, and Murtaza Javed Abbasi will also

Maryam’s olive branch

Maryam Nawaz has hinted at dialogue with the establishment on the precondition that the PTI government is sent home packing. After months of confrontation and a hostile narrative, the PML-N has finally extended an olive branch to state institutions. There

Court grants bails to PML-N MPA in NAB attack case

LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court in Lahore on Thursday granted bail to Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Khawaja Imran Nazir. ATC judge Arshad Hussain Bhatta heard the bail plea of the PML-N provincial lawmaker in a case related to the

Gilgit-Baltistan elections

The elections for Gilgit-Baltistan are scheduled for November 15 and campaigning is fully underway. This year there is renewed interest in the elections as the PTI government has vowed to give the region provincial status. Elections will be held on

Ex-PM Abbasi urges to make Karachi incident report public

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi demanded to make the report regarding the Karachi incident public to know the reality. While talking to the media, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that they have requested the

Blaming military leadership was Nawaz Sharif’s decision: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: A rift has emerged between the Pakistan Democratic Alliance (PDM) as Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari criticised the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif for his narrative against the army and state institutions. In an

Ayaz Sadiq’s stance

The PML-N continues its ongoing onslaught against state institutions and has backed the controversial remarks by former National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq. The senior PML-N leader has appeared defiant and refused to apologise, adding that he stands by his stance

PDM’s false propaganda has come to an end: Shahbaz Gill

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Political Communication Dr. Shahbaz Gill has said that the false propaganda of the Pakistan Democratic Alliance (PDM) has come to an end. While talking to the media, Dr. Shahbaz Gill said

Nawaz Sharif will be in jail by January 15, claims Shibli Faraz

ISLAMABAD: Federal Information Minister Shibli Faraz has said that the government is working hard to bring back former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Shibli Faraz said that Nawaz Sharif would be in Kot Lakhpat or any other jail by 15 January

No need of inquiry into Karachi incident: Maryam Nawaz

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz has said that there is no need for an inquiry into Captain (retired) Safdar’s arrest from hotel room in Karachi as everything is clear. Addressing a press conference, Maryam Nawaz said

Sindh govt forms committee to probe Safdar’s arrest

KARACHI: Sindh government has formed a five-member committee to probe the arrest of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Safdar and the incident involving Inspector General Police Sindh. The committee will be convened bu Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani and includes

Nawaz Sharif’s betrayal

The biggest criticism of Pakistan Army has been done by our arch-enemy India. Now Nawaz Sharif is doing what was the main job of the Indian state apparatus. Since the past 73 years, no politician has betrayed the nation like

Maryam Nawaz should also be arrested for desecrating Quaid-e-Azam’s tomb: Chohan

LAHORE: Punjab Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz should also be arrested for deliberately desecrating the tomb of Quaid-e-Azam. A statement issued by Fayyazul Hassan Chohan said that the logical

Maryam Nawaz expected to attend PDM’s rally in Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz is expected to arrive in Karachi tomorrow to attend the second political gathering of the Pakistan Democratic Movement. Maryam Nawaz is expected to reach Karachi on Saturday at noon and will

PDM granted permission to hold rally in Gujranwala

LAHORE: The district administration has granted permission to the opposition-led Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to hold a rally at Jinnah Stadium in Gujranwala on October 16. The opposition parties were granted permission following after successful negotiations with the local administration.

Oct 16 rally will be held despite govt obstacles: Marriyum Aurangzeb

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that the meeting on 16th October will be held in any case. Marriyum Aurangzeb said in a statement that the 16th October meeting is a reaction of the people against

Referendum will be held against incompetent govt on Oct 16: Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah has said that the party will hold rallies and will resign when the PDM leadership deems it appropriate. Talking to the media, Rana Sanaullah said that a referendum would be held on

Names of Shehbaz Sharif’s wife, daughters placed on ECL

LAHORE: The names of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif’s wife and two daughters have been placed on the Exit Control List (ECL) in the money laundering and assets beyond means case. The names of ten suspects including the

JUI-F chief expected to meet Maryam Nawaz today

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman is expected to meet Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz today. The news was confirmed by the PML-N spokeswoman Marriyum Aurangzeb. The upcoming meeting will also be participated by senior PML-N

Bogus treason cases being framed against PML-N: Marriyum Aurangzeb

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has claimed that bogus treason cases are being framed against party leaders. Talking to media in Islamabad, Marriyum Aurangzeb said that the government could not prove the allegations of corruption and therefore

Expelled PML-N MPA calls on Punjab CM Buzdar

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Chaudhry Ashraf Ali Ansari called on Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar after being expelled from the party. Chaudhry Ashraf Ali Ansari was among five PML-N members who were recently expelled from the party for meeting

PML-N to hold power show in Karachi on October 12

KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has announced to hold a power show in Karachi on 12th October. Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and other senior leaders of the party will attend the public meeting in Karachi. The opposition’s Pakistan

FIA to approach Interpol for extraditing Nawaz Sharif’s close aide

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has written a letter to Interpol to extradite former prime minister Nawaz Sharif s close aide Nasir Butt from the United Kingdom. Rawalpindi police wrote a letter to the Interior Ministry to bring Nasir

Will file case against Imran Khan if health endangered: Shehbaz Sharif

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif has said that if anything happens to him or his family, he will file a case. Money laundering and assets case is being heard in accountability court Lahore. Shehbaz Sharif and Hamza

NAB decides to close inquiry against Saad Rafique

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to close an inquiry against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Khawaja Saad Rafique regarding embezzlement in the sale of railway lands. The DG NAB forwarded the recommendations to close the inquiry into leasing

PML-N leader Nehal Hashmi, sons arrested for attacking policemen

KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nehal Hashmi and two of his sons were arrested late on Friday evening for attacking policemen. The incident took place in Malir where the PML-N leader and his sons, Naseer and Ibrahim, had an

Pakistan Democratic Movement to hold first meeting today

ISLAMABAD: The opposition-led Pakistan Democratic Movement will hold its first meeting today at Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) secretariat. PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal said the first meeting will be held at 3:00 PM at the PML-N Secretariat to consider the situation

Opposition in the crosshairs

The fallout continues from Nawaz Sharif’s bitter speech at the multi-party conference in which he lashed out at state institutions. Now the authorities have decided to go all-out against the opposition leaders as they struggle to start agitation against the

NAB arrests Shehbaz Sharif after LHC rejects bail plea

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif was arrested on Monday after his interim bail extension was rejected in the money laundering case. The PML-N leader reached the Lahore High Court (LHC) for a hearing on his interim bail