Sajid Zia

  • TLAHORE– The state of health of Begum Kalsoom Nawaz is still critical at Harley Street Clinic in London. According to media reports, the doctors have termed next 24 hours very crucial due to congealment of blood in lungs and the constant unconsciousness of Begum Kalsoom Nawaz. Begum Kalsoom ...

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  • TLAHORE - The health state of former first lady of Pakistan Begum Kalsoom Nawaz suddenly became critical yesterday right at the time her spouse Sharif and daughter Maryam reached London from Lahore to spend Eid days with her. Kalsoom Nawaz Sharif who suffered a cardiac arrest while in the process of ...

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  • T­ LAHORE - PTI Chairman Imran Khan failed to keep promises in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and failed to deliver, said PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday posing 26 questions for answer from the rival party chief. Shehbaz asked from the PTI chairman that where were 350 dams which he used to ...

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  • TLAHORE/Islamabad - Former premier Nawaz Sharif Monday said the Supreme Court had deprived him of the right to defend in the accountability references, as his counsel Khawaja Harris separated himself from the cases. “My counsel Khawaja Harris has informed the accountability court in writing ...

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  • TLAHORE - The agreement between Hamza Shehbaz Sharif and Ayesha Ahad is bound to go a long way to water down personal issues of this sort at political level in a situation when elections are round the corner and no one would like mudslinging. Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar took Ayesh ...

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  • TLAHORE   -   The Lahore constituency (NA-122) from where Sardar Ayaz Sadiq defeated PTI Chairman Imran Khan in 2013 and became the National Assembly speaker has literally been fragmented, with each of its five parts, carved out as a result of the latest delimitation, is attached ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is still in a fix on award of ticket to Ch Nisar Ali Khan. Party sources say that former PM Nawaz Sharif is reluctant to award the PML-N ticket to Ch Nisar Ali Khan unless he would himself ask for it, while his younger brother Shehbaz Sharif is willing ...

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  • T­ LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has laid stress on the transparent and across the board accountability for taking the country forward and meet the challenges. Corruption in the country can only be ended through ruthless accountability after which the country will be able to ...

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  • TLAHORE - Caretaker Federal Minister for Law and Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Information Barrister Ali Zafar has said that the government’s top priority is to help the Supreme Court and the Election Commission of Pakistan ensure free, fair and timely elections. He told this scribe ...

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  • TLAHORE - Maryam Nawaz Sharif is a potential candidate for the National Assembly seat in Lahore yet the cases in accountability courts are still eclipsing her fate of entering the contest in upcoming general elections. The sword of accountability court decisions is hanging over the head of Maryam ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  A meeting of PML-N parliamentary board, held with its President Shehbaz Sharif, yesterday passed a resolution seeking holding of the general elections on the already announced date of July 25 and expressing its resolve to resist the move from any side aiming at postponement of ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is quite jubilant over the judicial success of the party stalwart and former foreign affairs minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, although the apex court verdict is of no use for Nawaz Sharif who was also disqualified for keeping an Iqama of a Middle East ...

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  • TLAHORE - Expressing apprehensions about delay in the general elections, outgoing Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said the country can face a dangerous situation if that happened. “The Islamabad High Court decisions to erase fresh delimitations of the constituencies and the ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is not pleased with the PTI ‘U-turn’ on the nomination of Nasir Mahmood Khosa as caretaker chief minister and terms it a means to delay the elections fearing its defeat. The PTI recalled the name of Khosa as its candidate for the caretaker CM ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former premier and PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif has said everyone knows injustice has been done to their elected prime minister and the people will vote for his party in the July 25 polls to undo the unfairness meted out to him. The masses, in order to change destiny of the nation and the ...

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  • TLAHORE– Former Prime Minister and PML-N Quaid Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that everyone knows injustice has been done to their elected prime minister and the people will vote the PML-N to power again in the July 25 polls to reverse the situation and undo the unfairness meted out to ...

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  • TLAHORE - Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif and Leader of the Opposition Mian Mahmood ur Rashid will meet today (Friday) to discuss the proposed names for the caretaker chief minister. Opposition leader Mahmoodur Rashid told the media Thursday that his meeting with the CM on caretaker ...

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  • TLAHORE - The PML-N will finalise names for the caretaker Punjab chief minister Thursday when both CM Shehbaz Sharif and Leader of Opposition Mehmood-ur-Rashid are expected to meet to table the proposed names of their sides and pick up one of them with consensus. Sources say the PML-N top ...

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  • TLAHORE - Federal Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb has said the whole PML-N leadership stands by Nawaz Sharif on his narrative of giving respect to vote. As to Nawaz Sharif’s interview in a daily and difference of opinion on the same within the party leaders, including Chief Minister ...

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  • TLAHORE - The PML-N leaders and workers are in a fix as to what stand they should exactly take over the statement made by the party supremo Nawaz Sharif on 2008 Mumbai attacks. Nawaz Sharif, in his interview, had allegedly supported the Indian allegations that Mumbai attacks were aided by ...

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  • TLAHORE - After dismissal of the review petitions filed by former COAS Gen Mirza Aslam Beg and ex-ISI boss Lt-Gen (r) Asad Durrani, the government has no escape from implementing the apex court’s decision in the late Air Marshal Asghar Khan case. A close look of the Supreme Court decision of ...

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  • TLAHORE - The implementation on the Punjab cabinet’s decision to restore 20 percent jobs quota for the people of South Punjab is being seen difficult in the given situation. There are legal and administrative obstacles in the way of implementation of the cabinet decision at this stage as ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab cabinet at a meeting on Monday set up a joint investigation committee to look into the assassination attempt on Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, who is recovering at Lahore’s Services Hospital. Ahsan was shot and injured on Sunday in a suspected assassination attempt ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab Assembly at the close of its five-year term on Thursday once again missed the government business on agenda, as a lack of quorum came in the way of legislation on two important bills. The Punjab Assembly session on Thursday was due to take up lawmaking on the Punjab Land Revenue ...

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  • TLAHORE - Ministers told the Punjab Assembly on Monday that the ongoing protest by medical store owners and pharmacists was aimed at foiling the policy framed by the government to curb sale of counterfeit drugs and their manufacturing. On a point of order raised by the PTI member Arif Abbasi, ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) patron Nawaz Sharif has hinted that pending criminal references against him will be decided within the next 20 days and that he will stand firm on his respect-the-vote ideology in any case. “I do not know what is my future and where I will be in ...

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  • TLAHORE - Former president and PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif always ditched and stabbed the PPP in the back in the guise of a friend. He expressed these views while speaking to executive members of the party as well as ticket holders at Bilawal ...

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  • TLAHORE - The disqualification of the three top politicians sounds a clarion call for some others who may also be shown the door in politics for Iqama or other reasons. The main loser in this spate of disqualifications is PML-N that has lately suffered the damage of its Foreign Minister Khawaja ...

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  • TLAHORE - PML-N Central Information Secretary Senator Mushahidullah Khan has said the issues raised by the three chief ministers at the National Economic Council meeting are merely for political point-scoring, besides hoodwinking the people to get some space for the next elections. While talking to ...

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  • TLAHORE - The inmates of NA-120 Lahore pin high hopes on Maryam Nawaz Sharif after they were “neglected over the last three decades” for the development of this pet constituency of the PML-N that did not let the party down even in the 2002 election when then president Gen Pervez ...

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