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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 12:50 PM Court rejects Nawaz, Maryam 's pleas seeking exemption from hearing

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court on Thursday dismissed applications of Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz seeking exemption from appearance in the trial proceedings . The former prime minister and his daughter had through their counsel sought exemption for a week from March 26 contending that they have to leave for London where Begum Kulsoom Nawaz has been undergoing

March 22, 2018 8:39 AM Nawaz holds out olive branch to institutions

Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said he is prepared to hold negotiations with state institutions in the national interest for the rule of law and democracy. He said he would hold the discussions if they are within constitutional limits. He said the prime minister who carried out nuclear tests was facing the court after being ousted from office

March 20, 2018 11:18 AM Man arrested in Dera Ghazi Khan for mutilating wife's genitalia

Border Military Police in the tribal area of Dera Ghazi Khan on Tuesday arrested a man accused of mutilating his wife's genitalia. A case has been registered against the accused on the complaint of the victim's father, said the political assistant to the tribal area of Dera Ghazi Khan, Jamil Ahmed. The victim is currently under treatment at the tehsil

March 20, 2018 4:31 AM Pakistan expresses disappointment as India denies visas to Zaireen of Ajmer Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has expressed disappointment over non-issuance of visas by India for the visit of the 503 Pakistani Zaireen to participate in the Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti (RA) at Ajmer Sharif from 19-29 of this month. Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, in a statement, said that the visit was to take place under the 1974 Pakistan-India 3

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 Another life cut short by kite twine

LAHORE: A three-year-old girl was killed after her throat was slit by a kite twine near Yateem Khana Chowk. A man, Waseem Abbas, along with his wife, two sons and a three-year-old daughter Mahrukh was en route to his house on a bike when a kite string slit the throat of Mahrukh near Yateem Khana Chowk. The injured girl was rushed to hospital where she succumbed 2

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 2:57 PM Khyber Paktunkhwa seeks Punjab govt help to moderenize CTD

Lahore: Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has sought help from Punjab to enhance its skills to combat terrorism . "Call Data Records Based Crime Analysis has been very effective in countering terrorism and investigation of crimes in Punjab," said a spokesman for the Punjab government on Saturday, adding that KP has asked Punjab for assistance in modernisation 3