INAMULLAH KHATTAK/Agencies

  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Thursday said that former Karachi mayor Mustafa Kamal has confirmed PTI’s stance about rigging. Addressing a press conference in Islamabad, Imran Khan said that Mustafa Kamal’s statement has confirmed PTI’s stance ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Senate meeting as Committee of the Whole House yesterday unanimously decided on measures to address the issue of missing persons, as well as to initiate a broad conversation with religious scholars and stakeholders on how to prevent the misuse the blasphemy law.The entire upper ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The National Assembly Wednesday unanimously passed three government sponsored bills, including Anti-Money Laundering Bill 2015. The opposition members even did not move any amendments.The other two bills passed without any opposition were the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2015 and the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - After a groundbreaking meeting held on Pakistani soil, Afghan government and Taliban have agreed that they won’t carry out any major attack against each other and continue the dialogue process - aimed at ending the militants’ 13-year insurgency.Pakistan said it hosted the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Members of Afghan government team on Tuesday launched the long-awaited dialogue process with Taliban representatives in Islamabad in their first official face-to-face discussions.Confirming the development while speaking in Oslo, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called holding of the talks ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/KARACHI - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed the Sindh police to investigate the assassination of renowned rights activist Sabeen Mahmud and extended condolences to the bereaved family. The prime minister, who is in United Kingdom on a visit, asked the authorities concerned to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/DUBAI - The UAE on Saturday strongly condemned the Pakistani decision to stay out of the conflict in Yemen, rejecting Saudi request to join its military coalition against Houthi rebels.“The Arabian Gulf is in a dangerous confrontation, its strategic security is on the edge and the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday accepted papers of 144 out of the total 184 candidates who had applied for contesting Senate election as majority of the rejected candidates belonged to FATA who had not submitted their tax returns.According to ECP, the last date for ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday criticised Muslim leaders, West and religious scholars for failing to take action or stand against the blasphemous publication in a French magazine. Addressing a gathering of clerics, ‘Ulema Mashaikh Conference’, here at a local hotel, ...

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