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Lower House Okays Resolution Against Blasphemous Content on Social Media

Advertisements The National Assembly of Pakistan today has passed resolution against pages over social media platforms containing blasphemous content. The resolution was moved by PML (N) legislator and son in law of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Capital (r) Muhammad Safdar. On the other hand, Punjab Assembly has also passed the …

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Newly elected MNA, PTI’s Jahangir Tareen takes oath

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s newly elected Member of National Assembly (NA) Jahangir Khan Tareen took his formal oath on Friday. The PTI stalwart had defeated Siddique Khan Baloch, hailed from Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), during the re-elections for the NA-154 constituency in Lodhran. The seat, which Tareen has won, got emptied as …

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War on terror to continue till remarkable success, Nisar Ali tells NA

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has declared that war against terrorism has not concluded yet and will be carried out till the eradication of the last terrorist from the soil of the country. While addressing the National Assembly on Thursday, the Interior Minister presented a report of two-and-a-half …

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NA Speaker Elections: Former Speaker Ayaz Sadiq files nomination papers

ISLAMABAD: Sardar Muhammad Ayyaz Sadiq has filed the nomination papers for the vacant post of National Assembly Speaker that are going to be held tomorrow The other candidates for the speakership are Shafqat Mahmood of PTI and Dr. G. G. Jamal from FATA who have also filed their nomination papers. …

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Cyber Crime Bill 2015 approved by Standing Committee

The committee, after a sub-committee gave its input regarding the controversial bill and tabled it before the standing committee, has pass it. Chairman of standing committee Capt (r) Safdar told the members that up to 205 objections were received from different people during the making of the bill and, as …

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MQM ends up talks with government, finalizing resignations

ISLAMABAD: In an emergency press conference on Thursday, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) announced its withdrawing from talks with the government, maintaining the government was not serious regarding dialogues. The party had already announced its resignation from the National Assembly, Senate and the Sindh Assembly last month over that it said …

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NA-122 rigging case: Tribunal to give verdict today

LAHORE: The Election Tribunal will give its much awaited verdict in alleged rigging investigation of NA-122 constituency today (Saturday). During General Elections on May 11, 2013, Sardar Ayyaz Sadiq had secured the seat of National Assembly from NA-122 constituency by bagging 93,389 against 84,517 votes of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran …

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NA-122 rigging case: Tribunal to announce its verdict on Aug 22

LAHORE: In a high-profile alleged rigging case on NA-122 seat of Lahore, an election tribunal reserved its verdict on Monday. Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan had challenged the election of National Assembly Speaker sardar Ayaz Sadi who got elected from the NA-122 constituency during the general elections 2013, …

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PTI to rejoin National Assembly on Monday

Hardly one day after MQM and JUI-F withdrew their motions to de-seat Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), party leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi made an announcement saying they would return to the National Assembly on Monday. While talking to media after the party’s parliamentary meeting in Islamabad on Friday, Qureshi said: “Imran Khan …

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Mullah Omar was not in Pakistan when died: Khawaja Asif tells NA

ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khawaja Asif told in the National Assembly that the Afghan Taliban supremo Mullah Omar neither died nor buried in Pakistan. During addressing the House, the defence minister said that Mullah Omar was neither in Quetta nor in Karachi and that Pakistan doesn’t want to get involved in …

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RAW’s involvement in Pakistan: NA told that the issue to be raised in UN

It was informed in the National Assembly on Friday that the government is thinking to highlight the issue of Indian agency RAW’s hands in Pakistan with the United Nations and on other international platforms. The PM’s Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz told the assembly during question …

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Operation resulted considerable decrease of crimes in Karachi: Chaudhry Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar said the current operation in Karachi against crime and terrorism has caused 43 per cent decline in target killings. The Federal Minister briefed to the National Assembly during Thursday session about the ongoing operation in Karachi in detail. He told to the House that besides …

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ICT Local Government Bill 2015 passed in Senate

ISLAMABAD: The Upper House on Thursday passed the Islamabad Territory (ICT) Local Government Bill 2015. This will pave the ways for holding elections in the federal capital. The bill will be tabled in the Lower House for approval, as said the reports. After National Assembly’s passing the Bill, Election Commission …

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Reham Khan’s helicopter use became hot potato in NA: Digression from main issues

ISLAMABAD: As the MNAs from the ruling party jeered at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan’s wife Reham Khan, the opposition staged a walk out from the National Assembly session on Thursday. PML-N Member of National Assembly Talal Chaudhry taunted by saying on the floor of the house that Reham Khan …

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