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Non-bailable arrest warrant issued of PTI’s sound master DJ Butt’s

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: On Friday, magistrate Waqas Rasheed has issued non-bailable arrest warrant of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI)  sound master  for not appearing before the court in case registered against  DJ Butt  for violation of Amplifier Act and Article 144. Advertisements Today hearing the case, magistrate has ordered to present DJ Butt on September …

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Ministry rejects to show Ishaq Dar’s assets

Islamabad: PTI asks Ishaq Dar, finance minister to reveal his assets and also tell about his way of income. On this spokesperson of ministry rejected the appeal and explained the affair in these words, “mischief mongering, height of ignorance and harping on the same thing”. He, talking about the letter …

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Opposition jirga requests PTI to end protesting

After a number of attempts made by opposition jirga to mediate between government and the protesters of Constitution Avenue, now they appealed Imran to end his sit-in following the example of Qadri. “Political jirga will soon hold a meeting with the PTI,” PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said at a …

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Battle of wills, PTI never stop sit-ins until Nawaz’s resignation

The sit-ins of Pakistan Awami Tehreek led by Dr Tahir ul Qadri was finished after Qadri’s call at the 70th day, however, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan declared on Tuesday to expand his party’s protest till prime minister leaves the Office. “I won’t leave this container until Prime Minister …

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Revolution or anarchy: Nisar revealed

Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday said that leadership of protesting parties have caused chaos in the name of revolution. He was of the view that dances and concerts are not the elements behind bringing about revolution and that the sit-ins leaders are accompanied by pseudo degree …

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The Islamabad protests caused enormous lose to the national economy: Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Thursday that the real purpose behind staging those sit-ins and protests was not against the government but rather that of spoiling and undermining the economy and development of the country. During his media talks, the minister claimed that a massive loss in the …

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MQM carried on sit-ins over its workers’ detention

KARACHI: Muttahid Qoami Movement (MQM) has boycotted the Session of Sindh Assembly and started to protest in different parts of Karachi over last night’s arrest of its workers by rangers who conduct a raid at MQM office situated at 33 Abu al Hassan Isfahani road Karachi. The MQM chief Altaf …

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Protesters should mend their way: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: The Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that those who are protesting against the government, are, in fact, spoiling the stability of the country and destroying the system. Addressing on the floor of the House during a joint session on Friday, the premier said that he is not after …

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A practicable solution for deadlock presented by opposition jirga

ISLAMABAD: The opposition jirga, facilitating between the government and the protesting parties, proposed on Thursday what it called “the best possible formula” to conclude the prevailed political standoff. After a meeting at the residence of former interior minister and Pakistan People’s Party leader Rehman Malik, Jamaat-e-Islami Emir Sirajul Haq held …

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Nawaz mocks at ‘Tsunami of empty sitting’ in Islamabad

LAHORE: Just after a day of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR)’s clarification that it was government which requested the Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif to “facilitate” negotiations with the protesting groups, the premier rejected the prolonged sit-ins against his government. Talking to media in Lahore, Nawaz sneered PAT chief …

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5 out of 6 demands are accredited: Saad Rafique

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim league – Nawaz (PML-N) Saad Rafique said the government had affirmed to consider the five out of six demands of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) but Imran still obdurate over the first one. Talking to the media, the PML-N stalwart said that all political forces except PTI are on …

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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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Nawaz Sharif elected by public, any undemocratic change will not be supported: US

WASHINGTON: America has once again said that it is working with Nawaz government and so will continue. During a press briefing the spokesperson of Foreign Office Marie Harf said that Nawaz Sharif has been elected for the office through proper channel. That is why an unconstitutional method should be avoided …

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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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