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he failed to stop a reporter of an English daily from going:Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Sunday said that Senator Pervaiz Rasheed was sacked because he failed to stop a reporter of an English daily from going ahead with a ‘planted’ story when the reporter approached him for comments before publication. Addressing a press conference, the minister said then information minister should have asked the …

PTI secretary information confirms that Pervez Khattak had phoned Imran about this proposal Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan is mulling a proposal of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Pervez Khattak to lead a rally from Nowshehra towards Islamabad and Imran Khan is scheduled to leave for Nowshehra today (Sunday), Pakistan Today has learnt reliably. …

Support PTI,S”PMLQ

 ISLAMABAD – The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid-e-Azam (PML-Q) has announced its support for the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Islamabad sit-in, which is scheduled on November 2. While talking to media with PTI Vice-President Shah Mahmood Qureshi PML-Q Punjab President Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi said: “We are with Imran Khan”. “In the times when the Indian prime minister and …

The king is dead. Is Thailand’s monarchy next?

Analysis: The king is dead. Is Thailand’s monarchy next?  After two days of rumours about the health of Thailand’s king, confirmation finally arrived in the form of a solemn statement issued by the royal palace on the eve of Thursday, October 13, 2016. King Bhumibol Adulyadej, a unifying figure through seven politically tumultuous decades, died …

PPP,Govt discuss PTI Islamabad sit-in

  WSWaqar ISLAMABAD: Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique and opposition leader Khursheed Shah discussed the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Islamabad sit-in, scheduled to take place on November 2. According to sources, Rafique and Shah spoke on the telephone and the Railways Minister invited the opposition leader to discuss a consensus strategy regarding the sit-in. Sources further …

D for Defender?D for Dar,

D for Defender?D for Dar, This isolation theme standing apart, at least one can say with genuineness that our Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar is not living in separation. Every other day, he is moving places (including foreign lands) or some notable from overseas is either calling on him every now and then or phoning …

The Express Tribune Taliban delegation arrives in Pakistan to ‘discuss arrests of key members’

Taliban delegation arrives in Pakistan to ‘discuss arrests of key members’By Tahir Khan Published: October 22, 2016 ISLAMABAD: Three senior leaders from Taliban’s Qatar office have arrived in Pakistan to”‘discuss arrests” of several Taliban leaders across the country, sources said on Saturday.\The group last week confirmed the arrest of three key members, including Ahmadullah Muti alias Mullah …

Case against manhandled reporter amid media debate KAR

  Case against manhandled reporter amid media debate KARACHI: Amid a debate on media ethics and calls for training of security personnel, the police registered a “counter-case” against the reporter of a private news channel on the complaint of a National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) official for creating “hindrances in official work” a day …