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September 25, 2018 4:31 PM Bilawal surprised over arrest warrants for journalist on treason charges

Karachi: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has expressed surprise and dismay on issuance of arrest warrants for English daily journalist on treason charges by the Lahore High Court. “Treating Mr Almeida like he is a criminal and trying him for treason no less is shocking! This adds on to the perception that media is under

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Nation to stand by army if India imposes war: Rabbani

ISLAMABAD: Responding to Indian COAS Bipin Rawat’s threatening statement, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)’s Senator Raza Rabbani on Monday said that the whole nation will stand with army to defend its motherland if India imposes war upon Pakistan. During his speech in Senate, the senior PPP leader said that he condemns the Indian COAS’ ‘unacceptable’ statement

September 24, 2018 12:31 PM NAB launches probe into Khursheed Shah’s assets

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) wrath fell on Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah on Monday to probe assets that are beyond his income’s competency. NAB Sukkur has approached related institutions and sought details of Shah’s assets, according to sources. The regulatory body has also targeted the PPP leader’s son and son-in-law

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM PPP leader opposes anti-govt drive

TIMERGARA: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) central leader and president PPP Punjab Qamar Zaman Kaira on Sunday said his party won't become part of any anti-government movement. Speaking at a news conference here, he said the PPP did not believe in politics of violent protests. He said no government can perform in mere 100 days and added that the new setup

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Government reduces bloc allocation of Finance Division

ISLAMABAD: The PTI government has slashed bloc allocation of Finance Division by Rs28 billion bringing it down from Rs105 billion to Rs77 billion in the mini-budget. After the development, the allocated amount for TDPs and security enhancement in tribal areas reduced while Prime Minister’s Youth Initiative with allocation of Rs10 billion would be abolished 4

September 19, 2018 4:50 PM Bilawal reacts to IHC verdict suspending sentence of Nawaz, Maryam

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, in reaction to the verdict given by the Islamabad High Court suspending the sentence of the Sharif family in the Avenfield case, said: “The decision comes as a relief for the Sharif family. After Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s untimely death, the Sharif family was going through testing times 4

September 18, 2018 3:17 PM Sharjeel Memon named co-accused in liquor case

KARACHI: Former Sindh minister and PPP MPA Sharjeel Memon has been nominated as a co-accused in challan submitted to court in a case pertaining to alleged recovery of liquor bottles from his hospital’s room declared as a sub-jail, Geo reported. Chief Justice Saqib Nisar had discovered the bottles during his visit to Memon's room at a private hospital 7

September 17, 2018 2:14 PM PPP moves resolution against Kala Bagh Dam

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party on Monday submitted a resolution against Kala Bagh Dam in Sindh Assembly. According to the resolution, Kala Bagh Dam will ruin the economy, agriculture of Sindh and the Indus Delta will vanish. Sea will intrude. “The Assembly of Sindh expresses grave concern over the announcement from certain quarters about the construction 6

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM Three provincial assemblies rejected Kalabagh Dam: PPP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) rejected the construction of Kalabagh Dam, saying that raising a disputed issue of Kalabagh Dam is only to further divide the nation. "Imposing a disputed dam on parliament and the people of Pakistan is utter disrespect of the nation," said Senator Sassi Palijo in a statement on Sunday. She said that provincial 3

September 16, 2018 11:37 AM Bilawal, Zardari visit Jati Umra to offer condolences over Begum Kulsoom's death

PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, former president Asif Ali Zardari and other senior party leaders, visited former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday to offer their condolences over the demise of his wife, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. The PPP leaders met Nawaz and Shahbaz Sharif at the family's Jati Umra residence. While offering his condolences, Zardari 5