Abrar Saeed

  • TISLAMABAD - Taking serious notice of systemic failure of the two major natural gas suppliers of the country, Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed for an immediate inquiry against the top managers of SNGPL and SSGCL. Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited and Sui Southern Gas Company Limited are ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday discussed overall political situation in the country with his younger brother and Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif in the backdrop of what they termed the stepped up witch hunt of PML-N leaders by the National ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Government and opposition parties will sit together today (Wednesday) to break ice on the chairmanship of Public Accounts Committee due to which the formation of other standing committees of the National Assembly were also in limbo. Meanwhile, Leader of Opposition in National Assembly ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – At a marathon session of nine hours, Prime Minister Imran Khan yesterday reviewed the performance of key ministries and divisions and directed all the ministers to focus their energies on welfare of common man. In all the performance of 26 ministries was evaluated in what was ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan will be having one-on-one meetings with his cabinet colleagues on Monday (Dec 10) to have deliberations on the performance of their respective ministries and future plan in the light of the reports submitted by them. Sources in the government confirmed to The ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - No reshuffle or shunting out of some federal ministers as a result of the ongoing scrutiny of their performance by Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected, and the maximum action against the underperformers will be a caution call to spruce up their output. Some government functionaries ...

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  • TIslamabad - Prime Minister Imran Khan reiterated his confidence in bringing an economic turnaround, the day country’s stock exchange witnessed a bloodbath that came only days after the historic currency depreciation. In a pre-recorded talk with a group of journalists aired on TVs Monday ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad will arrive here today (Tuesday) in the follow up of the US President Donald Trump letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan seeking Pakistan’s ‘support and facilitation’ in resolving the Afghan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI) Monday decided to conditionally offer the slot of Public Accounts Committee chairman to opposition but would not accept Shahbaz Sharif as a candidate for the post. The meeting held under the chair of Prime Minister Imran Khan reviewed the standoff between ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  Contrary to the swift formation of Parliamentary Committee on Election Probe, its members so far have failed to devise terms of reference (ToRs) for the body and would be meeting again today to break the impasse on the issue. The Parliamentary Committee to probe the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD    -   Unveiling the government performance over the past 100 days, Prime Minister Imran Khan reiterated his pledge to weed out corruption, improve taxation system, boost exports, introduce programmes for poverty alleviation and massive incentives to exploit ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The leaders in Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz with hawkish tendency are not happy over the unusual silence of the party leadership entrapped in corruption cases. After background interviews with some senior party leaders and the input from the sources in the party and those close to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the government was committed to promote private sector, investment, ease of doing business and growth of manufacturing sector. He was talking to various delegations of investors at his house. Coca-Cola Regional Director Orthun Kostem informed Prime ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday approved two key frameworks, one dealing with the structural reforms in the national economy and the other on social protection. Chairing a meeting of Economic Advisory Council (EAC), the prime minister approved the two policy frameworks for the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The first 100 days of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf government is drawing to close but the ambitious targets set for a small span of time hardly came on ground except a few concrete things that could be counted on fingers. PTI is preparing to launch a detailed progress report at an event ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf leadership has decided to tone down its tirade against what they alleged loot and plunder of national wealth by the PML-N and PPP leaders, at least in the Parliament, to ensure smooth sailing of the apex legislative body in the country. The ruling ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Veteran parliamentarian and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf MNA Syed Fakhar Imam called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and discussed the overall political situation and legislative business with him. The meeting of Fakhar, who had also served as Speaker National Assembly, with the premier has ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  Taking upon himself to resolve the Punjab imbroglio simmering up for the past few days, Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday summoned Chief Minister Punjab, Governor and Speaker Punjab Assembly to help resolve the differences among them. Sources aware of the developments ...

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  • TIslamabad -  Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday directed for gearing up operation against land mafia and drug peddlers. Khan expressed these views while chairing a high-level committee meeting to review the issues facing the federal capital with the aim to make Islamabad a model city of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Although Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leadership downplayed the controversial ‘video-leak’ giving impression of differences within the ruling coalition in Punjab government, but the issue alarmed the rulers and invited intervention of the prime minister. Sources in government ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Although the main opposition parties in the Parliament are narrowing down their differences and sharing common views on host of issues, yet on the same time they seem evasive of making any progress on early summoning of JUI-F sponsored all parties’ conference (APC). Interaction ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Government and opposition parties negotiated to restructure the much-talked-about and controversial accountability law and to replace the same with a ‘more transparent’ law, but the former looked unwilling to accommodate the latter. The government and opposition ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Prime Minister Imran Khan has ordered to hold an audit of Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) and to bring the individuals involved in corruption to justice. A meeting of ETPB was held under the chairmanship of the prime minister on Wednesday. The PM showed his ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf government decided to give compensation to those who suffered losses during the religio-political party activists’ protest across the country and in this connection the Prime Minister directed the Punjab government to workout ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The civil and military leadership’s huddle in the chair of Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday discussed the overall security situation in the country and unanimously concluded that the progress and prosperity of the country lies in peace, stability and rule of law. Imran Khan, who ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/LAHORE - Terming the prime minister’s China visit a complete flop, Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif has said that all the tall claims of the government fell flat as he failed to secure some extraordinary economic favour form Beijing. Chairing the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   To initiate probe into the alleged rigging in July 25, 2018 general elections the inaugural session of the Parliamentary Committee on Elections 2018 will be held here tomorrow to pick committee’s chairman and draft its terms of reference (TORs). The committee ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan came up with a strong-worded warning to those trying to make an issue out of Aasia Bibi’s acquittal by Supreme Court of Pakistan and announced that state machinery will come in action against those involved in disrupting peace. In a brief address to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Announcing the deferment of All Parties Conference Jamiat-i-Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said that they have deferred the moot not cancelled it and it would be held as soon as the spade work for it would be completed. Talking to media after hold talks with PML-N ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The decision of PML-N and PPP of not sending their party heads to the JUI-F led ‘all-parties conference’ has dampened its significance and its expected impact on the ruling alliance. Though both the major opposition players would send their delegations to the moot but those ...

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