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Shehbaz Sharif’s wife urges Nawaz to fire his media team

LAHORE -UNS: Tehmina Durrani, wife of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday urged former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to fire his ‘failed’ media team. Known for her forthcoming tweets that often criticise PML-N’s senior party leadership, Tehmina Durrani took to the micro-blogging site and …

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Over 35 injured as explosion rocks Lahore

LAHORE-UNS: At least 35 people were injured after an explosion rocked Lahore’s Outfall road. The cause of the blast is still unknown but the voice of the explosion was heard across Lahore breaking glasses of buildings around Outfall road. The injured have been moved to …

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Ayesha Ahad demands parliamentary committee probe against Hamza Shahbaz

LAHORE -UNS – In the backdrop of Ayesha Gulalai’s allegations of sexual harassment against Imran Khan, Ayesha Ahad has made her way into the limelight by announcing to knock the door of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) against her former husband and PML-N lawmaker Hamza …

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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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‘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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Dr Yasmin Rashid nominated for NA-120 by-election: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) parliamentary party discussed country’s latest political situation after Panama Paper case verdict. The meeting of PTI’s Parliamentary party was chaired by Imran Khan here at Bani Gala. Briefing media after the meeting, Vice Chairman PTI, Shah Mehmood Qureshi told that …

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CJP takes suo motu notice:Four prime suspects in Multan rape case arrested

MULTAN -UNS– Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Saqib Nisar, Thursday took suo motu notice of a 17-year-old girl’s rape ordered by a local panchayat (village council).Officials said the CJP has directed IG Punjab to submit a report in over the incident. The four prime suspects …

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Panama case verdict should be announced soon to restore normalcy:Gillani

MULTAN -UNS – The Panama Papers case verdict should be announced as soon as possible so that normalcy can be restored, said former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani. He was addressing a press conference in Multan on Sunday. According to him, PPP is an ideological …

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LHC hearing PTI’s petition seeking CM Shahbaz disqualification

LAHORE -UNS: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday (today) will hear a petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) seeking the disqualification of Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. On Monday, PTI’s lawyer Babar Awan filed the petition in LHC and named Shahbaz Sharif and the …

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Nawaz damaging democracy to save ‘stolen money’: Imran

LAHORE-UNS: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Sunday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was inflicting damage upon democracy in a bid to save stolen money. “The Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) is lecturing us on ‘democracy is in danger’. They should know that 22 …

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