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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Thursday decided to challenge Ishaq Dar’s nomination papers as a PML-N candidate for the upcoming Senate elections in March. The PTI is of the opinion that currently, there is a corruption case against Ishaq Dar which is being heard by the NAB court and a person embroiled in such a case should...
KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) convener Dr. Farooq Sattar accused Pakistan People's Party (PPP) of greasing the party MPAs' palms to change their loyalties, costing his party a humiliating defeat in the Senate elections. Addressing a press conference at his residence in PIB Colony here, Sattar also blamed the Bahadurabad...
KARACHI: In remarks that could be viewed as a response to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s recent comments about him, Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said on Saturday that he did not intend to interfere in the work of the executive but was compelled to do...
ISLAMABAD: Several members of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party Monday expressed displeasure as their lawmakers did not record protests during the oath-taking ceremony of the revamped National Assembly. The members at a parliamentary meeting of the party presided over by former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif voiced their concerns...
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday expressed concerns over recent spell of barbarism by Indian forces in Occupied Kashmir that killed over a dozen and injured many. In a telephonic conversation with the Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, Prime Minister Imran Khan raised concerns over the...
ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court decided on Tuesday to hear top anti-graft body's pleas seeking annulment of Islamabad High Court (IHC) verdict that suspended imprisonment of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif , his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (Retd) Muhammad Safdar in Avenfield reference. Earlier, during the course of day, a...
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Sunday postponed election in NA-60 Rawalpindi in the wake of PML-N candidate Hanif Abbasi's disqualification in the ephedrine case. As per notification issued Sunday, the Commission said the election process has reached the final stage as the printing of ballot papers has...
ISLAMABAD: China has pledged to lend at least US$2 billion to Pakistan to shore up its foreign exchange reserves and prevent further devaluations of the rupee against the dollar, Financial Times reported. According to a report published in the Financial Times, the financial support, which is not being publicly announced...
  ISLAMABAD: An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Harald Finger visited Pakistan from December 5th to 14th, 2017 for the first Post Program Monitoring (PPM) since the end of Extended Fund Facility (EFF) in September 2016. The Fund mission held detailed technical discussions with senior officials in the Ministry...
128 vote in favour of Palestine, 9 against it, and 35 abstain; Mahmoud Abbas welcomes vote as 'a victory for Palestine' Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: The UN General Assembly on Thursday adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to 9, with 35 abstentions, a motion rejecting the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as...
COAS tells top US General Pakistanis feel betrayed over hot US statements RAWALPINDI: COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday told senior American Generals that "entire Pakistani nation felt betrayed over US recent statements despite decades of cooperation." In a telephonic conversation with General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the Commander US Central...