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July 15, 2018 7:46 AM Here is why Bushra Ansari is backing Imran Khan in Election 2018

Pakistan's highly acclaimed actor Bushra Ansari has come forth with a video message urging voters to cast their votes in favor of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan. Beginning the video by introducing herself as a common citizen and going on to explain the current political scenario, she states: "I am an ordinary citizen of Pakistan just like you. Whatever

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Hurdles ahead of polls not a new phenomenon for PPP: Zardari

ISLAMABAD: Former president and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said the people who are creating hurdles in PPP election campaign will fail. In a statement, Zardari said everyone knows that these hurdles are not new for the party and the party workers. "The PPP workers know how to jump over these hurdles," he said. The former

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Mustang, Bannu blasts conspiracy of enemies: Askari

LAHORE: Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr Hasan Askari on Saturday said that the blasts in Mustang and Bannu are conspiracies of enemies of Pakistan. He said the government would not allow fulfillment of nefarious designs of the enemy of Pakistan to spread unrest and instability in the country through such coward attacks. He said the people of Pakistan

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Pak Navy ship visits Algeria

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy Ship ASLAT visited Port Algiers, Algeria from as part of overseas deployment to Mediterranean & European countries. Earlier, the ship had also visited Port Aqaba, Jordan. This was the first ever visit by a PN Ship to Algeria. Prior entry into the territorial waters of Algeria, Algerian Coast Guard Patrol Craft ARNAB (P-378) and DENEB

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM PTI reacts to Shahbaz’s presser

ISLAMABAD: Reacting to PML-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shahbaz Sharif’s news conference, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Information Secretary Fawad Chaudhry Saturday charged that this was a bid to do away with the embarrassment, caused on the occasion of arrival of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif and his daughter in Lahore. Fawad claimed the nation, particularly the people

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM 1,223MW power project at Balloki to start operation by end July

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s third RLNG based Independent Power Project of 1223 MW located at Balloki in Kasur district of Punjab is likely to start its commercial operations by end of July 2018, the Private Power and Infrastructure Board ( PPIB ) said on Saturday. PPIB says that after its completion, this project will be 38th Independent Power Project, processed

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Siraj, Shujaat visit Bilour House

PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) head Sirajul Haq on Saturday termed the new wave of terror attacks a conspiracy to postpone the upcoming general elections. He was taking to reporters after a visit of the Bilour House to offer condolence over the death of ANP leader Haroon Bilour and 22 other party activists in the Yakatoot suicide attack. JI leaders including

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Bannu police register FIR of terror attack

BANNU: The police on Saturday registered first information report (FIR) of the attack on the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader Akram Khan Durrani’s election rally wherein four people were martyred while several sustained injuries. Unidentified militants had planted improvised explosive device (IED) in a motorcycle, which was parked some 50 metres

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Bilawal accorded warm welcome on arrival at Sakhakot

BATKHELA: The workers of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Saturday accorded warm welcome to party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on his arrival in Sakhakot in Malakand. The PPP workers, who had gathered in large number along the way leading to the residence of party’s provincial president Humayun Khan, showered rose petals on Bilawal. Foolproof security

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM CM promises level-playing field for all parties

PESHAWAR: Caretaker Chief Minister Justice (r) Dost Muhammad Khan Saturday said the government was striving to provide level-playing field to all political parties to continue election campaign in order to ensure free and fair election. This he said while addressing a media briefing soon after attending a meeting of political leaders from various parties