Sajid Zia

  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz appears to be quietly decaying into a subservient political position largely due to the belated decisions and a lukewarm response from the leadership to the changed ground realities. It appears the PML-N, even before formally perching on the opposition benches, ...

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  • TLahore  -  The PML-N Parliamentary Party on Monday nominated Hamza Shehbaz Sharif as candidate for chief minister’s office and Chaudhry Iqbal Gujjar for speakership of the Punjab Assembly. The party will announce name of the deputy speaker of the Punjab Assembly by Wednesday. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) have agreed to act in unison in the National Assembly and show up as strong opposition along with other allies to give a tough time to the PTI government, besides protesting against alleged rigging in the ...

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  • TLAHORE - Prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan has voiced for bringing a young, highly educated and clean person as Punjab chief minister, but the question is whether such a figure will be able to deliver and meet the challenges. The names so far taking round in the news for the PTI man for CM ...

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  • TLAHORE - The PML-N is politically hyperactive in the Punjab province but focusing on playing the role of a strong and forceful opposition both in the national and Punjab assemblies. In the province, the PML-N has been unbeatable ruling party for the last 10 years. The election results posted the ...

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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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  • TLAHORE - Accepting PML-N leader Saad Rafiq’s plea, the Lahore High Court yesterday ordered a vote recount in NA-131 and directed the Election Commission to withhold the notification announcing PTI chief Imran Khan winner from the constituency. It raised questions about the implication of this ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  The PML-N has dropped the name of its president, Shehbaz Sharif, for the contest of the prime minister’s slot against the PTI and is mulling the names of National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq and Khawaja Muhammad Asif. Before the elections, the PML-N had nominated ...

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  • TLAHORE - The aggressive political style of Maryam Nawaz commands such admiration by a section in the PML-N that they ascribe the party’s defeat to the absence of the energy and thrill – which she had earlier infused into the workers – in the final and most crucial days of ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has begun to focus on second option than going full fledged for the formation of government in Punjab. The party has not lost all hope yet it feels that allotting all the energies to making of its own government could ultimately devoid it of the ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Only a day after Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf claimed it had managed enough numbers to form government in Punjab, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has come to challenge it. Former law minister Rana Sanaullah Khan said on Tuesday that 14 independent members-elect had pledged them ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is seems in favour of that its members-elect will take oath to become part of the Parliament, disagreeing with the JUI-F and other parties which participated in the multiple parties conference Friday. Sources in PML-N say its central executive ...

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  • TLAHORE - Stepping up efforts to win the support of other parties and the independents for formation of the government in Punjab, the PML-N has decided to talk to PPP and the PML-Q. National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq contacted the PML-Q Punjab President Ch Pervaiz Elahi and sought time ...

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  • TLAHORE - The PML-N is doing everything in its power to form its government in Punjab as it will not only protect its political future but also help complete the mega projects initiated under the stewardship of Shehbaz Sharif in the last tenure. Reports say the former ruling party has named ...

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  • TRAWALPINDI/Lahore - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President and former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif, his family members, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra and other party leaders Thursday met with ex-premier Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Capt (r) Safdar in Adiala Jail, sources ...

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  • TLAHORE/Karachi   -   A number of prominent political parties led by PML-N cried foul, alleging irregularities and rigging in Wednesday’s national polls. However, the election commission denied the allegations. The former ruling party, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz rejected ...

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  • TLAHORE - The mainstream political parties have made tall claims of winning the maximum number for seats in the next elections, but the grounds facts may tell a different story. The PML-N, the PTI and the PPP are parties assessing their seats tally high in tomorrow’s election with the view to ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif concluded party’s election campaign with an impressive show of power in Dera Ghazi Khan while his son Hamza Shehbaz addressed two rallies in Lahore and took out a procession which ended at Data Darbar. On the last day of the poll campaign, ...

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  • TLAHORE - The election contests in the city this time appear quite different from the past owing to the presence of political heavyweights in the arena and pitched battles in many constituencies. Lahore, the political hub of PML-N over the last three elections and before the Musharraf era, may give ...

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  • T LAHORE  -  Former minister and PML-N candidate in NA-131 Lahore Khwaja Saad Rafiq has said the PTI chairman Imran Khan is not a genuine politician therefore the masses loathe to attend his public meetings. The masses love to vote ideological parties like PML-N, Saad told a media ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  The PML-N hosted an event titled “Polling Agents and Social Media Workers Conference” at its Model Town Secretariat on Thursday. Agencies surveying and monitoring the elections participated in the conference, where the participants were trained in how to communicate ...

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  • TLAHORE - Setting another example of courage and humility, jailed PML-N star Maryam Nawaz Sharif has turned down the offer of getting a better class in Adiala Jail and preferred staying in the ordinary one. The jail superintendent had asked the daughter of the former prime minister to apply for ...

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  • T­LAHORE - A tough polls battle is awaiting the PML-N and the PTI in NA-124 constituency which represents the people of every class and variegated areas, marking true character of Lahore. The PML-N has fielded a heavyweight, Hamza Shehbaz Sharif, who will face PTI beginner Muhammad Nauman ...

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  • T­LAHORE - PML-N President and former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has claimed lakhs of people participated in the party’s rally that took place in the city on Friday to receive Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz on their return from London. “It was a sea of people ...

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  • TIslamabad/LAHORE - PML-N Quaid and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif were arrested Friday night minutes after their landing, while the party rallies failed to reach the heavily guarded Lahore airport to welcome them. Six cops were among scores of people ...

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  • TLAHORE: PML-N President and former chief minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif is leading a big rally of party workers and leaders to Allama Iqbal International Airport where the party Quaid Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and his daughter are due to arrive at 9 pm through Etihad Airways. Thousands of ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Hundreds of PML-N leaders and workers have been arrested ahead of today’s arrival of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz in Lahore. Though the crackdown by the caretaker government was Punjab-wide, most of the arrests made since ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  PML-N President and former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif has termed arrests of the party workers unwarranted action and a pre-poll rigging under the law of the land and the constitution. During the last three days, hundreds of PML-N workers have been taken into custody ...

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  • T­LAHORE - PML-N President and former Chief Minister Punjab Mian Muhammad Shehhbaz Sharif has said that no option to boycott the elections was under consideration at the party level. He said that the PML-N would accept the victory of anyone that came through the transparent and fair ...

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  • TLAHORE - PML-N President and former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif will lead caravan of party workers to Allama Iqbal International Airport on Friday to receive party Quaid Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz. Both PML-N leaders are coming back to face law on the heels of conviction ...

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