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PTI’s Faisal Vawda resigns from National Assembly

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader and Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda has resigned from the National Assembly. Vawda is a candidate for the Senate elections being held today. He was elected to the National Assembly from Constituency NA-249 (Karachi

Lebanon’s government resigns amid anger over Beirut blast

BEIRUT: Lebanon’s Prime Minister and the county’s entire government have resigned almost a week after a massive explosion that devastated the capital, Beirut, killing some 200 people. Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced the resignation in a televised address to the

Cricket Australia chief resigns amid leadership criticism

MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia (CA) confirmed on Tuesday that chief executive Kevin Roberts has resigned with immediate effect following months of criticism over his leadership during the coronavirus shutdown. CA Chairman Earl Eddings told reporters in a video call that Roberts

Russian govt resigns after Putin calls for reforms

MOSCOW: Russia’s government resigned on Wednesday after President Vladimir Putin proposed a shake-up of the constitution in a shock announcement. The resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev came after the president used his annual state of the nation address to

PCB Chief Financial Officer tenders resignation

LAHORE: The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Pakistan Cricket Board, Badar M. Khan, has tendered his resignation after more than eight years in the post and will leave at the end of the month, confirmed by the cricket board on

MQM-P’s Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui resigns from PTI govt

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) convener Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui announced on Sunday that he is resigning from his post as federal minister for Information Technology. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, speaking at a press conference in Karachi, said: “We have supported

Asad Umar resigns as chairman NA standing committee on finance

­ ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Asad Umar on Wednesday stepped down as the chairman of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance. The development took place during a session of the committee in parliament today. National Assembly Speaker Asad

NAB’s additional prosecutor general resigns

ISLAMABAD: Nayyar Rizvi on Wednesday has tendered his resignation as the additional prosecutor general of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). As per reports Mr Nayyar had been prosecuting in the money laundering through fake bank accounts in the corruption reference

Iraqi prime minister resigns amid ongoing protests

BAGHDAD: Iraq’s parliament voted on Sunday to accept the resignation of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, following weeks of violent anti-government protests. Abdul Mahdi’s decision to quit on Friday came after a call by Iraq’s top Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah

McKinley resigns as Pompeo’s senior adviser: source

WASHINGTON: A US newspaper has stated that the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s senior adviser Michael McKinley has resigned. Michael McKinley said that he was leaving the Department to pursue other opportunities wherever they may lead him to. Michael McKinley’s