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Bloodshed in Red Zone at last night

Advertisements More than 300 citizens were wounded by the tear gas and rubber bullets, fired by police on protesters in Red Zone of Islamabad on Saturday night. Advertisements The workers of PTI and activists of PAT had been camped peacefully outside the parliament house for a fort night in leadership …

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PTI, PAT protests: All hell let loose in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Marching towards Prime Minister House, severe clashes broke out among the protesters of Pakistan Teheek-i-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and police leaving more than 450 injured including police personnel and women on Saturday evening. According to the latest reports, nearly 15 people are killed as a result of …

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Protests can’t scare us: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that supremacy of constitution is the first and foremost priority and that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz was not in a panic form protests. Addressing in the Assembly, the premier covered various facets of the persisting political issues and homeliness. He said that the …

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Democracy is being nurtured in the country: PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said this day would be commemorated in the history of nation as a remarkable day for democracy and that the House represents the people of Pakistan. “This massive display of power will always be remembered. It makes me glade to think that this …

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Nawaz and Raheel agreed to resolve the current political crisis following the national interest

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday met with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Raheel Sharif at the Prime Minister House to discuss the security situation in the country. The matters pertaining to ongoing political protests in the federal capital were taken into discussion during the meeting. Besides, the …

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PML-N’s combating showdown in Lahore

LAHORE: In answer to opponent parties challenging its government with sit-ins in Islamabad, the ruling PML-N demonstrated its muscles on Monday by holding rally in the city, considered to be its stronghold since mid-1980s. It was a fine demonstration at Mozang if compared with the party’s presentation in 2011 when …

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48 hour ultimatum for the government: Qadri

ISLAMABAD: The chairman Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Dr Tahir ul Qadri said on Monday that the current government has last 48 hours to decide either of the two ways: graveclothes for Nawaz’s regime or for me, Qadri declared. Addressing to the protesters, Mr. Qadri said that he has giving 48-hour …

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A considerable time is needed to accept PTI’s resignation: Speaker NA

ISLAMABAD: A confirmation latter and a telephone call would be made by Ayaz Sadiq to all those who submitted their resignations to the Speaker. Talking to media on Friday, the speaker said that their resignations would not be accepted in hurriedness, rather due course of action would be allowed to …

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I would announce re-polls immediately, if rigging found in KPK: Imran

ISLAMABAD: The chief of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan said that he challenged Muslim League Nawaz PML-N to prove rigging in KPK. Addressing to the protesters in front of Parliament House, Imran Khan stated that it was public’s right to chose their rulers. But no distinction is to be found …

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PTI lawmakers tabled their resignation in NA

ISLAMABAD: lawmakers of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) submitted their resignations from the National Assembly on Friday, as the party carry on to lead a protest march in the center in opposition to Nawaz Sharif’s governments. PTI leaders Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Arif Alvi and Shireen Mazari submitted the resignations of all …

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Army has given 48-hours ultimatum to PM: Choudhry Shujaat

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said that PM is on 48-hours ultimatum by army. Speaking to media, Shujaat said that planning were under way to hold a referendum for the configuration of a national government. Shujaat said that there is no escape from the …

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The protest will not end until demands are considered: Imran

ISLAMABA: While addressing to his supporters, Imran asked to expand the civil disobedience movement into all the provinces. He warned both the interior secretary and newly appointed IG Islamabad, saying that they would not be spared if they did any offense against PTI. Shahid Khan, Secretary Interior, I will not …

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PTI’s 6 demands to call off the march

ISLAMABAD: The chief of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has bluntly said that Nawaz’s resignation is the first condition to launch negotiation. Addressing to the protesters in front of the Parliament House on Wednesday, Imran has once again made it clear that he and his workers will never finish their …

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PTI renders a green signal to talk with govt

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) is willing to hold talks with the government over its objections concerning alleged rigging in the 2013 general elections. Speaking to media through telephone, senior PTI stalwart Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that his party has agreed to hold negotiation with the government. “We discussed amongst ourselves …

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