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March 1, 2018 12:00 AM Silent majority ruled in favour of PML-N in Lodhran: Shahbaz

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Shahbaz Sharif on Wednesday said the silent majority had given its verdict in favour of PML-Nin Lodhran. “The common man has defeated the owner of palaces and aeroplane in Lodhran. The multi-billionaire has been defeated and a common man Pir Iqbal who, lives among the masses, has won. An evil effort of trading conscience has remained 20

February 28, 2018 9:56 PM Bilawal greets Hindu community on Holi festival

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has extended heartiest greetings to Hindu community on the eve of Holi festival, which is being celebrated in Pakistan and across the world from Thursday. Holi festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others 10

October 21, 2017 4:42 AM Nawaz’s special packages remain mere promises

KARACHI : It seems like the generosity of the government extends only to making promises. An example of this can be seen in the special packages announced by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif for various cities in Sindh. After a four-year gap, Nawaz finally made inroads in the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) powerbase in rural Sindh and attempted to win people’s 23

April 2, 2017 4:03 AM Parachinar attack ‘un-Islamic’: Fazl

PESHAWAR: Condemning Friday’s suicide bombing in Parachinar, Maulana Fazlur Rehman said Pakistani Ulema have declared terrorism and suicide attacks ‘un-Islamic’ and ‘against the Shariah’. Maulana Fazl, who heads his own faction of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) was speaking to newsmen in Azakhel, Nowshera on Saturday. Ulema from all schools of thought 2 1

March 23, 2017 9:30 PM Nawaz Sharif celebrated Holi to appease Indian government: Jamat-ud-Dawa acting chief

Jamat-ud-Dawa acting chief Hafiz Abdul Rehman Makki on Thursday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif celebrated Hindu festival 'Holi' to please the Indian government. "The prime minister and other ruling elite celebrated Holi festival to please the Indian government. The rulers must realise that Muslims and Hindus are two separate nations. Their culture 6

March 19, 2017 4:22 AM We do not believe in politics of appeasement: Yogi Adityanath

Different parties are fighting the BJP in different pockets, but our victory margin will be so high that the BSP and the SP will trail far behind. On the relevance of mandir masjid, shamshan-kabristan in election season. The issue is that the common man has suffered on these fronts and he wants to know what we feel on these subjects. So it is obvious 7

March 16, 2017 9:54 AM Deepika chose Ranbir over Ranveer and people can't handle it

Bollywood’s on-screen and off-screen couple, Deepika and Ranveer Singh might not confirm their relationship publicly, but have always shown support and love for one another. So, it was pretty obvious for DeepVeer fans to react when she recently uploaded a picture on Instagram to wish her fans a happy Holi, with none other than her ex-beau, Ranbir 72

March 15, 2017 3:55 AM Forced conversion is a crime, says PM Nawaz

KARACHI: Calling forced conversion a crime, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said his government will not let any extremist decide about ‘heaven or hell’ just for their own vested interests. “To force someone to abandon his faith is a crime and such spirit is manifested in the Constitution, which was framed after complete consensus of all the political 5 1

March 14, 2017 4:18 PM Forcibly changing anyone’s religion is a crime: PM Nawaz

KARACHI: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday said his government stood for the complete religious freedom of all communities and without discrimination, ensured them equal rights as enshrined in the Constitution. Addressing a ceremony held here to mark the Hindu festival of Holi, the prime minister said Islam treated all communities as equal 6

March 14, 2017 3:15 PM Pakistan was created to fight religious persecution: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan was created to fight religious persecution in the subcontinent. “It is not up to us to decide whether one will go to the heaven or hell, but to make this place a heaven on earth,” the prime minister said while addressing a gathering to celebrate Holi with Hindu community in Karachi on Tuesday. “Forced conversion 5 2