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43-member new cabinet sworn in

ISLAMABAD -UNS: President Mamnoon Hussain Friday administered oath of office to the new Federal Cabinet that would run affairs of the State under the newly elected Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Following two days of back to back meetings with Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, the former …

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Shahbaz might not run for PM after all

By Zulqernain Tahir LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to hold a high-level huddle of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leaders to review his earlier decision to elevate Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif to the Centre, say party insiders. The rumour mill has been busy …

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PTI sends legal notice to Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has sent a legal notice to the party’s former MNA Ayesha Gulalai for her allegations against Imran Khan, on Wednesday. According to details, the legal notice was sent from PTI’s Central Media Coordinator Javed Badar to Ayesha Gulalai. The …

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ECP announces NA-120 by-election schedule

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday announced the schedule of by-election of constituency NA-120 Lahore-III, which has become vacant due to de-notification of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif as member National Assembly. According to ECP’s notification, the polling will be held in the said …

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Former MQM MPA Irum Farooque joins PTI?

KARACHI -UNS: Former MQM MPA Irum Azeem Farooque announced her decision to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Tuesday. She made the announcement of joining the PTI on micro-blogging website Twitter. “PTI leadership has been in touch with me since a few month and has Respectfully …

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PTI women’s honour not safe: Gulalai

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA from Waziristan Ayesha Gulalai has on Tuesday alleged that the honour of PTI female members are not safe from PTI chairman Imran Khan and his gang. Holding a press conference in Islamabad, Ayesha Gulalai said that Imran Khan …

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Justice Asif Khosa never met Imran Khan privately: SC

ISLAMABAD -UNS– Supreme Court spokesperson clarified the widespread perception claiming Imran Khan and leader of 5-member Panama case bench Justice Asif Saeed Khosa met privately before the hearings of the case against Sharif family. Such reports were denied and it was stated that the court’s …

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Opposition fails to reach consensus on joint candidate for PM election

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Meeting of opposition parties presided over by Opposition Leader in National Assembly Khursheed Shah concluded without reaching consensus on joint candidate for prime minister election for the second time. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief Sheikh …

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‘Hamza Shehbaz has party’s overwhelming consent to be CM’

LAHORE-UNS – Spokesperson for the Government of Punjab has said on Monday that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has overwhelming consensus over Hamza Shehbaz to be the Chief Minister of Punjab. Malik Ahmed Khan was conversing with analyst Habib Akram and law expert Saad Rasool in …

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NAB tasks Irfan Mangi to file reference against Sharif family

ISLAMABAD -UNS- National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has tasked Balochistan NAB Director General (DG) Irfan Naeem Mangi to file reference against Sharif family in Panama Leaks case. As per details available, NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry presided over key meeting in Islamabad today. NAB officials reviewed …

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