PM Will Be Caught If He Probes Corruption: Imran Khan

PM Will Be Caught If He Probes Corruption: Imran Khan

SIALKOT:  Taking a jibe at the government for its reluctance against probing corruption in national institutions, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said the premier himself will be caught for corruption if he decides to act against it. On Saturday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said investigating the myriad corruption cases...

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‘Capital Much Safer Than Washington DC’

‘Capital Much Safer Than Washington DC’

ISLAMABAD: A senior cop of the Islamabad Police on Saturday claimed that crime rate in the federal capital was far lower when compared to some other capitals around the world, particularly when compared to a place such as Washington DC in the United States of America. SSP-Operations Sajid Kiani, who is...

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TV Channels ‘Blatantly Exploited’ Freedom Of Speech, Says Information Minister

TV Channels ‘Blatantly Exploited’ Freedom Of Speech, Says Information Minister

“What is free speech for me may not be free speech for you,” she told the members of the audience.

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50 Afghan Soldiers Killed, 100 injured In Cross Firing At Chaman Border Attack: IG FC

50 Afghan Soldiers Killed, 100 injured In Cross Firing At Chaman Border Attack: IG FC

He added, however, that “we are not happy over their losses since they are our Muslim brothers”.

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Power Cuts Return As Shortfall Touches 7,000MW

Power Cuts Return As Shortfall Touches 7,000MW

ISLAMABAD: Electricity consumers across the country had a bad day on Sunday, when the gap between the demand and supply kept fluctuating between 5,000 and 7,000 megawatts, resulting in extensive power cuts of seven to 10 hours. The Ministry of Water and Power said the demand crossed 20,223MW at 8pm,...

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PIA Pilot Grabs Some Shut-Eye Leaving Aircraft In Hands Of Trainee

PIA Pilot Grabs Some Shut-Eye Leaving Aircraft In Hands Of Trainee

Both the first officers, in a bid to protect Mr Hashmi, had not reported the incident to the management.

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Pakistan Desires Peace, Friendship With India

Pakistan Desires Peace, Friendship With India

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan desires peace and friendship with India and asked the government in New Delhi not to endanger stability and development of the region by creating tension. The president was addressing the inaugural ceremony of “Made in KPK” exhibition organised by the Sarhad Chamber...

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PPP Faces Prospects Of Key Defections

PPP Faces Prospects Of Key Defections

ISLAMABAD:  The Pakistan Peoples Party – once the most powerful political entity in the country – is facing a crisis as a rift between two parallel centres of power within the party is widening with a number of disgruntled leaders likely to jump ship. The PPP is not only...

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Govt To Allay Military’s Concerns On Dawn Leaks

Govt To Allay Military’s Concerns On Dawn Leaks

ISLAMABAD:  The controversy sparked off by the Dawn Leaks notification refuses to die down. Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday to map out specifications of another notification the government is expected to issue in a bid to defuse tension with the military...

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Lawyers’ Conference Rejects Demand For PM’s Resignation

Lawyers’ Conference Rejects Demand For PM’s Resignation

ISLAMABAD: Through a majority decision, a representative conference of lawyers of the country rejected on Friday the demand from some of lawyers’ bodies for resignation of the prime minister to ensure independent working of the joint investigation team (JIT) appointed by the Supreme Court to investigate allegations against Nawaz Sharif...

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