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Minhajul Quran secretariat was cordons off by Punjab Police while Qadri criticizes ‘crackdown’ on PAT

Advertisements After an FIR was lodged against the chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Dr. Tahirul Qadri, Punjab police become vigilant and cordons off all the roads leading to Minhajul Quran secretariat and detained dozens of PAT workers on Thursday morning. Advertisements Large numbers of police men have been deployed …

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Qadri says peaceful Youm-e-Shuada will turn violent due to PML-N’s strategy

The chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Dr Tahirul Qadri addressed a press conference on Wednesday and clarify that his party leaders, workers and supporters only focusing on the Youm-e-Shuada in honor of those killed in Model Town clashes. Qadri spoke to media jointly with Chaudhry Shujaat and Chaudhry Pervaiz …

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Dar to be elected as a chair for electoral reforms committee

ISLAMABAD: In order to reckon the shortcomings of the country’s electoral process, the parliamentary electoral reforms committee is expected to choose Finance Minister Ishaq Dar as its firs chair, sources said. The free and transparent elections to be held after the recommendation to be made by the committee contains 33-members …

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Tahirul Qadri receives income tax notice of Rs 350 million

The Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) Dr Tahirul Qadri was served with FBR’s income tax notice of worth 350 million rupees. Failure to comply, would be result as freezing of the both personal and organizational bank accounts. The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in its investigations found that Dr …

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PTI with absurd objectives

What were once ambiguous demands have changed into sinister? And yet, even at the current scenario, there is a minor lucidity regarding what Imran Khan’s real goal is: electoral reforms or something more? The ambiguousness extends to the senior leadership of the PTI itself, with some members discussing about reforms, …

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Justice (R) Sair Ali named as acting chairman of PCB

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday appointed a retired judge to supervise elections for the country’s cricket chief within a month, expecting to stop a persistent crisis in the board. The post of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman has been kept by competitors Zaka Ashraf and Najam Sethi five …

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India avouches the imprisonment of 380 Pakistanis: Aziz informs NA

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz informed the National Assembly on Monday that India had confirmed the presence of 380 Pakistanis in its prisons as compared to Islamabad’s claim of 486. “As per the lists of prisoners exchanged on 1st July 2014, India has confirmed presence …

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Imran rejects Nisar’s offers over calling off PTI long march

Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan approached the chief of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan via telephonic call and tried to convince him to call off his million man long march on Islamabad but the latter ruled out the possibility of escape from march. Sources from Interior Ministry disclosed …

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Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called an urgent quorum

ISLAMABAD: Dealing with current political scenario, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has called a party  council in Islamabad. Keeping in view the uncertain and unexpected political situation, Nawaz Sharif called a party meeting, the sources said, in which apart from party leaders, the federal ministers and MNAs will participate. The Punjab …

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We are planning to file treason case against Qadri: Rana Mashhood

LAHORE: The Punjab Law Minister Rana Mashhood Khan said that a paper work is being undergone to file a rebellious money-laundry case against Dr Tahir ul Qadri who creates impediments in the way of progress by promoting anarchy in the country. Addressing to a press conference in Lahore, Rana was …

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Marriage pressure mounting on Imran

ISLAMABAD: As claimed by the close relatives to Imran , he once again under a great pressure from his family to get married especially his sister shows immense concerns about the matter and forces Imran to get married to avoid personal solitude. “They are sick of personal attacks against Imran…they …

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AJK PM warned Indian army chief for his aggressive behavior

Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Chaudhry Abdul Majeed on Sunday condemned latest aggressive statement by the Indian army chief, and warned that such behavior could lead the region towards the destruction. The new Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag warned Pakistan on Friday which was his …

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Last crown prince of Swat passed away at the age of 86

Miangul Aurangzeb, the veteran politician and the last crown prince of princely state of Swat, was died in Islamabad on Sunday at the age of 86. His body was buried in his ancestral graveyard in Saidu Sharif, Swat. Political leaders of different parties including Adviser to Prime Minister Eng Ameer …

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Police threatening PTI leaders: Mazari

ISLAMABAD: In order to tempt Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf to quit their long-march, the capital police have began issuing threats to PTI leaders as said by the party leaders. “I received a call this morning from the Special Branch (of police) asking me to shift my family form my house by 5pm …

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