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March 17, 2018 12:00 AM PTI women hurl eggs, tomatoes at Gulalai

BAHAWALPUR: PTI women wing leader Shehla Ahsan and others hurled eggs and tomatoes on party’s rebel MNA Ayesha Gulalai as she arrived at a hotel Friday evening, where she was invited by ‘Suba Bahawalpur Bahali Tehreek’ activists. When Gulalai entered the hotel lawn, Shehla with her group started throwing eggs and tomatoes on her amid shouting “go Gulalai 1

March 15, 2018 2:59 PM MQM says will support PTI candidate for Senate opposition leader

KARACHI: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Pakistan has announced that it would support the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf candidate for Opposition Leader in the Senate. A PTI delegation led by Imran Ismail visited Bahadurabad to hold talks with MQM leaders. Speaking to media after the meeting, Faisal Sabzwari said MQM would not support Sherry Rehman as it doesn't 2

March 13, 2018 8:24 AM PML-N's Daniyal Aziz charged with contempt of court

The Supreme Court indicted PML-N leader and Privatisation Minister Daniyal Aziz for contempt of court on Tuesday. The minister pleaded not guilty to the charges against him. The court had taken suo motu notice of 'anti-judiciary' speeches made by the PML-N leader last year. The bench observed that Aziz was "committed to scandalising the court". The SC said that in a Sept 8 press 8

March 8, 2018 9:56 AM Nawaz sets criteria for Senate chairmanship

ISLAMABAD: Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said Pakisan Muslim League-Nawaz and its allies would back Raza Rabbani for Senate chairman if the Pakistan People's Party nominates him for the slot. Speaking to media outside the court which was hearing corruption references against him, Sharif said he wants to see the person as Senate chairman 8

March 8, 2018 2:00 AM IHC reserves verdict against former SECP chief

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday reserved its judgement on a petition of Zafar Hijazi, a former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), who sought acquittal in a case about tampering of records pertaining to companies of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family. Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani 11

March 8, 2018 2:00 AM Report reveals 213 govt officers hold dual nationality

ISLAMABAD: A total of 213 government officers serving in various ministries, divisions, provincial departments and autonomous bodies hold dual nationality, with some of them assigned to key positions, a report compiled by the Establishment Division reveals. More than half of these officers (127) are working in attached departments and autonomous organisations 9

March 8, 2018 12:00 AM NAB holds seminar on ‘Role of Youth in War against Corruption and Accountability for All’

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Lahore, in collaboration with a group of private educational institutes arranged a seminar titled “Role of Youth in War against Corruption and Accountability for All” at Alhamra Art Centre on Wednesday. NAB Awareness and Prevention Wing Director Syed Muhammad Husnain was the chief guest of the event which 4

March 7, 2018 10:54 AM SC issues another contempt notice to Nehal Hashmi

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday issued another contempt of court notice to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz member Nehal Hashmi for abusing judges of the apex court, days after he was released from Adiala Jail after serving one month jail term over contempt of court. The former Senator appeared before the court where video of his  talk 6

March 6, 2018 12:00 AM Khattak satisfied with PTI’s performance in Senate election

NOWSHERA: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak on Monday said that he was satisfied with the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) performance in the Senate election. He expressed the views at a ceremony that had been arranged to mark the launch of the PTI membership campaign and issuance of cards to party activists in Pabbi tehsil of the Nowshera district. The CM said that the party 9

March 4, 2018 2:48 PM Pakistan elects first female Dalit senator

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan elected its first female senator from the lowest Dalit caste over the weekend, in polls which also saw the ruling party strengthen its hand ahead of general elections. Opposition candidate Krishna Kumari Kohli´s surprise victory stirred a wave of optimism on social media, as Pakistanis celebrated the rare win for a woman from a marginalised 12