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Babar Awan removed as PPP secy finance

ISLAMABAD: Senator Babar Awan has been removed from the post of Secretary Finance Pakistan Peoples Party. According to sources Rukhsana Bangash has replaced him. Moreover, Awan’s name has also been taken off the Central Executive Committee members’ list posted on the party’s website. Rukhsana Bangash …

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PM Gilani raises minimum wage by Rs 1000

WTP REPORT ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani Tuesday announced incentives for workers and labourers including increasing minimum monthly wage to Rs 8,000 from present Rs 7,000, directing concerned Ministry to formulate a new labour policy ‘which should provide more relief’. Addressing May Day …

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‘Gilani no longer PM after conviction’

PESHAWAR: Jamat-e-Islami President, Syed Munawar Hasan said Monday that after his conviction Yousuf Raza Gilani was no longer the Prime Minister of Pakistan. Addressing a rally at the Jamrud Sports Stadium, Hasan said that since Gilani had served his sentence in the Supreme Court he …

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Nawaz benefited from NRO first: Gilani

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani on Monday claimed that he had no interest in sticking to power and if anyone intended to remove him, could do so Constitutionally by invoking a no-confidence move. Speaking on the floor of the Senate, the Prime Minister said …

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SHC suspends Waheeda Shah’s disqualification order

WTP REPORT HYDERABAD: The Sindh High Court Sukkar Bench Tuesday, suspended the disqualification order of Waheeda Shah by the five-member bench of the Election Commission. The High Court has stopped the scheduled by-election on April 26 in Sindh constituency PS-53 of the provincial assembly. The …

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Parliament is above the law: President Zardari

MULTAN: President Asif Ali Zardari Sunday said Parliament was above the law. In his interaction with journalists here, the President replying to a question as to what he deemed supreme – judiciary or Parliament, said ‘to me Parliament is supreme’. President Zardari said powers had …

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Nato supply restoration is unacceptable

WTP REPORT ISLAMABADl:Rejecting the resumption of Nato supplies, Difa-e-Pakistan Council has announced to run a countrywide campaign against the issue. Talking to media after a meeting of Difa-e-Pakistan Council held at Aijaz-ul-Haq residence in Rawalpindi on Saturday, Molana Samiul Haq said that they categorically rejected …

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Iftikhar for a probe in Bannu jailbreak

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pukhtunkhaw Information Minister, Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said that the militants had attacked the Bannu Central Jail late in the night at 1.30 A.M, which resulted in the escaping of 384 prisoners from the jail. Mian Iftikhar said that 20 high profile prisoners including …

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Imran Khan promises rural empowerment at grassroots

PTI chief Imran Khan says his party would empower masses at grassroots. Addressing a rally in Bhakkar, Imran said the people in the rural areas would be freed from the clutches of tyrant policemen. He said the day when the people living in villages would …

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Prime Minister disrespected judiciary:Ghinwa Bhutto

LARKANA: PPP Shaheed Bhtuto Chairperson Ghinwa Bhutto reached at the Mazars of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto here at Garhi Khuda Bux Bhutto and placed wreath at the graves and offered fateha, she also visited the mazars of Shaheed Mir Murtaza …

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