Abrar Saeed

  • TISLAMABAD  -  Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif has said that it was premature to comment on whether opposition would bring a no-trust move against the government but quickly added that the option of tabling no-confidence move against the prime minister is very much ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Although the by-elections results on 11 National Assembly seats across the country have literally no significant impact on the numerical parity of ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf and main opposition Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) in the lower house of the Parliament, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Finance Minister Asad Umar on Sunday briefed Prime Minister Imran Khan on his meeting with officials of International Monetary Fund on the bailout package and its impact on national economy. It was decided in the meeting that the government would take the nation into ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Terming youth flag-carrier of ‘Clean and Green Pakistan’, Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday kicked off a countrywide drive to tackle the mounting challenges of pollution and global warming. Targeting to make Pakistan even more clean and green than Europe, Imran Khan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - By-elections on 11 national and 24 provincial assemblies’ seats in different parts of the country are going to be held today. Once again the key battleground between the two major players – ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz – is Punjab ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The ‘Joint Opposition’ parties, other than Pakistan People’s Party, staged a protest over arrest of Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif and warned the rulers that the PML-N would stuff jails with party leaders and workers in case ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A high-level meeting of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf central leadership Tuesday decided to actively project the government policies and decisions at all levels mainly on media to dispel the negativities engulfing the rulers and their decisions. Held under the chair of Prime Minister Imran ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Taking prompt notice of the Leader of Opposition’s arrest, the joint Opposition demanded immediate summoning of the National Assembly session to discuss the matter and in this regard, submitted a formal requisition to the NA Speaker Asad Qaisar. A PML-N and Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government finally decided not to dole out Public Accounts Committee chairmanship to Leader of Opposition Shehbaz Sharif and rather appoint someone from treasury benches, who would be acceptable to opposition parties as well, on the slot. Sources aware of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl chief Moulana Fazlur Rehman has said that bringing all the opposition parties on one platform is vital to contain what he termed the government based on stolen public mandate from playing with the fate of people of Pakistan. Talking to media following his ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The matter of doling out chairmanship of Public Accounts Committee was spinning into disarray as on one hand, the opposition was digging in heels deep and not ready to surrender its stake while on the other hand, the divide within the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was deepening. The ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Prime Minister Imran Khan made it loud and clear that no compromise on the blanket implementation of law would be made and provision of speedy justice would be the foremost priority of his government. The Prime Minister expressed these views while talking to Pakistan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Setting aside the reservations of senior ruling party’s parliamentarians, the government has decided to dole out the slot of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairmanship to main opposition party and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Shehbaz Sharif would be holding the slot. The ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  The Council of Common Interests unanimously decided to make public details of LNG import contracts while decision to have uniform laws to govern food authorities in all the four provinces and the federal capital was also made. Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  In a strong response to Indian army chief’s provocative statement, Pakistan has said that although the Pakistan Army is well prepared for hot pursuit and responding to any misadventure, it considers dialogue as the best course for peace between the two nuclear armed ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday said that he was disappointed at India’s ‘arrogant and negative’ response to the resumption of peace dialogue between the two countries. In a tweet message, Premier Khan said; “Disappointed at the arrogant and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - On one hand the suspension of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Quaid Nawaz Sharif’s sentence rejuvenates and rekindles the hope among the crestfallen and dejected party workers while on the other hand it has given boost to the election campaigns of party candidates contesting on ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - As part of the investigation into the defeat of party candidates from the areas considered to be the stronghold of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, the fact-finding committee’s working was in progress and in certain areas, including Rawalpindi, show-cause notices were already served ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The United Kingdom and Pakistan Monday jointly launched a partnership on tackling variety of crimes with main focus on repatriation of illicit finances, recovery of stolen assets and bringing money-laundering under a strong vigil. At the conclusion of his meetings with ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - As the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf government is all set to bring changes in the finance bill to pull out the national economy of crisis, the opposition parties are also ganging up to cash in on the situation and to get the probe of alleged elections rigging from the platform of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - It was the bright sunny day of December 1999 when I first met a defiant but resolute Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif waiting outside the Civil Lines Police Station Rawalpindi along with a few party activists waiting to meet her son Hussain Nawaz detained there. The lady was determined ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Announcing to call all parties conference to tackle the growing influence of Qadiani lobby in Pakistan, Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said that immaturity on the part of PTI government and its tilt toward an ‘international capitalist agenda’ enticed ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Expressing a resolve to take the Sino-Pak ‘all-weather strategic cooperative partnership’ to new heights, Pakistan and China have expressed their convergence of opinion that socio-economic uplift will be an important area under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Despite stark disagreement over the presidential election, where the ruling coalition led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf had easily clinched the top slot, some elements in opposition parties have once again become active to narrow down differences among the opposition parties and bring ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Division in the joint opposition has made the otherwise tough contest in the presidential elections a one-sided affair for the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and the ruling coalition will likely cash in on this abhorrence and hatred between Pakistan People’s Party and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Just two days before the presidential election, the opposition parties were making ‘futile’ efforts to bridge the widening chasm between Pakistan People’s Party and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz as both parties seemed not prepared to agree on a joint ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Chief of his own faction of Balochistan National Party, Sardar Akhtar Mengal, on Saturday said tacit ‘no’ to Pakistan People’s Party delegation as they visited him in Parliament Lodges for securing his party’s support for Ch Aitzaz Ahsan in presidential ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Expressing serious concern over the massive power theft and swelling circular debt, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that he would sensitise public on checking power theft besides sprucing up governance to bring the situation in the right frame. While chairing briefing on issues related ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The chances of opposition parties to bring joint candidate in Sept 4 presidential election further shrink as the Pakistan People’s Party refused to withdraw Ch Aitzaz Ahsan in favour of Maulana Fazlur Rehman on latter’s request to Asif Ali Zardari. PPP central ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The split in joint opposition on making the upcoming presidential a tough contest for the ruling coalition fell flat as Pakistan People’s Party refused to withdraw Ch Aitzaz Ahsan from the race while rest of the parties in opposition alliance landed Muttahida ...

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