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March 22, 2018 7:00 PM Nisar warns Maryam Nawaz’s sharp tongue pushing PML-N into dead end

ISLAMABAD: Disgruntled PML-N leader and former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has warned that ‘sharp tongue’ used by Maryam Nawaz was steering the party into a dead end. Chaudhry Nisar was reacting to Maryam Nawaz’s remarks she made and Nawaz Sharif’s poetry he recited on Wednesday. Nisar Ali Khan said, “I can reply in the same tone Maryam

March 22, 2018 12:00 AM PM already consulting on interim setup: Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday said the government and opposition have begun process of consultations on caretaker setup, expressing the hope that a consensus would be reached on best possible names. “I hope that the opposition will agree on the best possible names for the caretaker government having strong and unwavering democratic

March 21, 2018 11:59 AM PML-N to decide Nisar's political future in the party: Ahsan Iqbal

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday said the Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) would decide the political future of Chauhdry Nisar Ali Khan in the party. Speaking to media, he said issues related to the party are resolved by the party since they are internal affairs. Responding to a question, he said Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan

March 19, 2018 6:59 PM Communist Party of China congratulates Shehbaz on being elected PML-N president

BEIJING: Song Tao, Minister International Department, Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), in a letter addressed to Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif, congratulated him on his election as the President of the PML-N. Describing him as "an old friend of China who has made commendable contribution to the enhancement of relations between 1

March 19, 2018 12:00 AM Sharifs ‘root cause of defect’: Pervaiz

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Q senior central leader Ch Pervaiz Elahi has said that there is no defect in the judiciary, army and parliament, but Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif are the root cause of the defect. After ruling for 22 years, how Shahbaz Sharif is asking all to work in unison, whereas, he was on the forefront of attack on judiciary and was offering 1

March 18, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Clash with institutions not in country’s interest’

TAKHT BHAI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) provincial president Humayun Khan on Saturday said that clash of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership with the institutions was harmful for the integrity of the country. Addressing a press conference at the Takht Bhai Press Club, he said that Nawaz Sharif had always hatched conspiracies against 2

March 17, 2018 12:00 AM PIA’s hasty flight into privatisation

ISLAMABAD: A ‘push from the top’ and ‘hurry to sell Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) before 31st May’, the last day in government for the current PML-N set-up, has led to a feverish activity within the Privatisation Commission to the bafflement of official machinery, much of which remains not on board. The News has learnt that Federal Minister Danyal 1

March 17, 2018 12:00 AM Power sector receivables doubled during present regime

ISLAMABAD: The outstanding power sector receivables has ballooned and almost doubled in last five years of PML-N led regime as it stood at Rs411 billion in fiscal 2013 to Rs720 billion now in fiscal year 2017-18, official documents showed. It shows inability of the government to recover its receivables and by doing so the cash bleeding power sector can actually 2

March 14, 2018 12:00 AM Political turmoil ahead: Hashmi

MULTAN: Senior politician Makhdoom Javed Hashmi said Tuesday Asif Ali Zardari and Imran Khan would be next target of political victimisation. Addressing a press conference at Multan Press Club, he said vulgar practice of vote snatching were repeated in Senate. Hashmi predicted that Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and opposition leader Khurshid Shah won't 7

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 10