Imran Mukhtar

  • TISLAMABAD - Amidst infighting in the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, serious doubts are being raised over the capability of Imran-led PTI whether it would be able to deliver up to the masses’ expectations especially at the Centre and in Punjab — the real battleground for the present and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   While Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Monday nominated its Balochistan-based MNA Qasim Khan Suri for the slot of Deputy Speaker National Assembly, the party expressed fears about the alleged use of money by the Opposition parties to win the support of MNAs in the election ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Saturday made another important announcement by naming Imran Ismail – an old party face – as the next Sindh governor. PTI also said it had started consultations to include experts in the cabinet of prime minister-designate Imram Khan and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - As 15th National Assembly is set to meet tomorrow (Monday), many bigwigs including one each former president, prime minister and chairman Senate besides three former NA speakers and six ex-provincial chief ministers are likely to take oath as members of the Lower House of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Friday announced that the party chief Imran Khan will take oath as 21st Prime Minister of Pakistan on August 18 in a simple ceremony scheduled to be held at the President House. Taking another turn from its previous stance that it is not inviting ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Friday nominated its MNA-elect Asad Qaiser and its Senator Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar for the slots of National Assembly speaker and Punjab governor respectively. Also, PML-Q leader Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi was nominated as the PTI-led alliance’s ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - KP chief minister-designate Mahmood Khan Thursday said that he was the choice of PTI chief Imran Khan, refuting media reports that he has been recommended for the slot by someone else. After holding his first meeting since his nomination as CM KP on Wednesday with Imran Khan, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -   Prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan has said that he is bringing a young face with a spotless past on Punjab chief minister slot, as the province is the real battleground for the party in terms of delivery. Addressing the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf parliamentary ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Wednesday nominated Mehmood Khan, MPA-elect from Swat and former provincial minister, as its candidate for the slot of the KP chief minister. The nomination for the next KP CM was announced by PTI in an unusual manner, showing a perfunctory ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  The Interior Ministry has placed the names of Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz, the sons of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, in the Black List — a no fly list of the federal government. Similarly, the ministry also placed the names of Fawad Hassan Fawad, former ...

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  • T­ISLAMABAD     -  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Wednesday announced that prime minister-designate and party chairman Imran Khan would live in the chief minister’s annex in Punjab House — a luxurious place located in the vicinity of Judges Colony of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has categorically denied that prime minister-designate Imran Khan has decided, at the moment, to address a session of the United Nations General Assembly in September after taking oath of the office. Some media reports quoting last Sunday’s ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Internal rifts and grouping and unavailability of a suitable candidate for the slot of the Punjab chief minister have compelled prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan to keep a mysterious silence on the issue while allowing others to continue with a guessing game. While the Pakistan ...

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  • TIslamabad/LAHORE   -   The two biggest parties – PTI and PML-N – yesterday officially named Imran Khan and Shehbaz Sharif as their respective parliamentary leader and nominees for the prime minister slot, though it is almost a decided matter that Khan will be elected ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - In his first interaction with any US lawmaker after PTI got victory in July 25 elections, prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan on Saturday had a telephonic conversation with senior United States Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee. According to an announcement made by the PTI, the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  MQM-Pakistan Friday agreed to become part of the PTI-led coalition for the formation of next federal government, making it easier for the latter to secure simple majority in the National Assembly for the election of prime minister. The Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  After struggling day in and day out since the July 25 victory, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Friday managed to cross the magical figure of 172 required to get a simple majority in the 342-member National Assembly. PTI that has emerged as the single largest party in the 2018 ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - In a complete change of heart, prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan has decided not to invite foreign dignitaries and celebrities to his oath-taking ceremony, announcing to observe complete simplicity for the event. Imran Khan whose party is set to form the next government at the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Wednesday dropped the idea of a public oath-taking ceremony for prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan and said the party had decided that a simple, but a dignified ceremony would be held in the President House. A meeting of the senior PTI leadership held in Bani ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   The tale of two brothers, Mohammad Zubair and Asad Umar, becomes all the more interesting as both have chosen politics as their career but on different political trajectories. The two siblings of retired Gen Ghulam Omar are graduated from the same known business school ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/LAHORE - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Monday claimed it has got sufficient support to form its governments both at the Centre and in Punjab, as a few more independents joined it the same day. Addressing the media in the evening, PTI spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry said they had secured ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Saturday said it has begun talks with independents and small parties, reiterating that it will form governments not only at Centre and in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa but also in Punjab. PTI spokesman Fawad Chaudhry said yesterday “we have ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -   As the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, being the single largest party in the National Assembly, is going to form the next federal government, many die-hard party workers and some members of its coalition partners are in the line to become members of Imran Khan’s next ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Friday claimed that it was close to getting simple majority with the help of smaller coalition partners and independents to form the government at the centre. On the other side, the party has geared up its efforts to win loyalties of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Zulfi Bukhari, a close aide to the would-be prime minister Imran Khan said on Friday said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief — who stood victorious on five National Assembly seats — will likely retain his NA-131 Lahore seat as the party may face a tough completion ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A day after Pakistan’s general elections, a very familiar face appeared on TV screens claiming his victory in a way that won even more hearts than he had already won. Attired in an off-white Shalwar-Qameez – the dress of the common folk – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief ...

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  • TIslamabad -  Thousands of voters in Islamabad voted their favourite candidates for National Assembly on Wednesday in a contest that was mainly between the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and Imran-led Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf.  No major incident of violence was reported in the capital city ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Keeping in view the voting patterns of previous elections, the voters’ increasing awareness due to social media and the inclusion of young voters in the voter list, the voter turnout is expected to increase this time. According to Gallup Pakistan, the last 2013 general ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - While mainstream political parties have shown their concerns over the participation of activists of banned outfits in the July 25 elections, a sizeable number of candidates of these mainstream parties have got the support of the banned Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat. A number of activists of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Former Senate chairman and PPP leader Mian Raza Rabbani on Saturday questioned the Election Commission of Pakistan’s decision of giving magisterial powers to the army for the general election scheduled for July 25. “The terms of reference under which the ECP has summoned ...

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