Tag Archives: Pakistan

Sedition case filed against PTI leader Shandana Gulzar | The Express Tribune

A sedition case has been registered against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader and former lawmaker Shandana Gulzar Khan for inciting people and spreading hatred against institutions. The case was registered against the former National Assembly member at the Women’s Police Station in Islamabad for inciting hatred against institutions during her appearance …

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Maryam blames Imran’s facilitator in Peshawar for mosque attack | The Express Tribune

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senior Vice President Maryam Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that former prime minister Imran Khan’s “facilitator” posted in Peshawar was responsible for the deadly mosque attack in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s capital. “Several precious lives were lost yesterday in Peshawar. I will go there as well. Nawaz Sharif had …

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s aide denies resignation rumours | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s aide on Wednesday denied rumours surrounding the former prime minister’s possible resignation from his position as the party’s senior vice president. Media reports had surfaced of the senior party leader’s decision to distance himself from the role after the recently appointed …

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Maryam to meet Abbasi as PML-N confirms resignation ‘rumours’ | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: PML-N Chief Organiser Maryam Nawaz is set to meet Shahid Khaqan Abbasi “soon” after her representative Muhammad Zubair on Wednesday verified reports that Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had tendered his resignation from his position as the party’s senior vice president. Earlier this morning, media reports had surfaced of the senior party …

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IMF seeks political consensus for revival of $6.5b bailout | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday expressed concerns that the opposition might create hurdles in the way of implementing tough economic decisions, urging the government to meet all the “requirements” for the completion of the much-delayed programme review. Nathan Porter, the visiting mission chief of the IMF, raised …

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Terrorism to be defeated with parliament’s guidance: Sana | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Rana Sanaullah Khan, while expressing resolve to win the war against the scourge of terrorism at all costs, on Tuesday said that the political and military leadership was determined to seek guidance from the parliament to defeat terrorism again. Addressing the National Assembly, he assured that …

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