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Visa applications has been filed to US embassy: claims Qadri LAHORE: Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Dr. Tahirul Qadri, on Thursday claimed that Sharif family has planned to flee US to prevent accountability. Qadri affirmed that he would not leave Pakistan without bringing about what he called ‘revolution’...

SWAT: Building momentum ahead of his Azadi March next week, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan vowed on Thursday that monarchy will be replaced with real democracy. Imran Khan, who is vigorously pursuing his anti-government campaign, is determined to bring about ‘revolution’ through the massive protest rally on August 14 in Islamabad seeking resignation of Prime...

SLAMABAD: Political activities are at their peak in the federal capital Islamabad in view of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) proposed long march. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has discussed the matter with his companions and allies Thursday. After an important meeting with the Prime Minister, members of the federal cabinet met the Leader of the Opposition Syed Khurshid...

Govt assured of support against extra judicial demands MQM advises convening of APC ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday held meetings with delegations of different political parties as part of his strategy to cope with the situation emerging in the backdrop of proposed marches of Imran Khan and Dr Tahiurl Qadri. Delegation of Pakistan People’s Party, MQM,...

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly (NA) Sardar Ayaz Sadiq Wednesday offered his resignation to the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for the sake of resolving prevailing political mess. Replying to a query about challenging his election in Election Tribunal against him by PTI Chairman Imran Khan, he said that his portfolio of Speaker of NA restraint him from leveling counter...

ISLAMABAD: Jamaat Islami chief Sirajul Haq said on Wednesday that the decision to participate in the long march will be made after August10. Sirajul Haq was addressing the media after an hour-long meeting with Imran Khan at his residence in Bani Gala in Islamabad. He said that his effort is to keep Pakistan from becoming a spectacle and to see the country progress. He...

MIRANSHAH, Aug 06 (INP): At least eight people including foreign militants were killed and two others injured when US drones fired two missiles on a compound of militants hailing from Haqqani network in Dattakhel area of North Wazirstan Agency here on Wednesday. The sources said the identity of the militants could not be ascertained, adding that most of those killed were...

LAHORE: Punjab government on Wednesday filed a First Information Report (FIR) against Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri at the Faisal Town police station in Lahore for “inciting violence”. According to a private TV channel, the decision to lodge a complaint against the PAT chief was taken during a meeting of the Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz...

PESHAWAR: The police and bomb disposal squad (BDS) foiled a massive terror bid here on Wednesday. Pishtakhara Police was informed by the dwellers about presence of suspicious pressure cooker at Ring Road near a CNG station. Heavy contingent of police cordoned of the area and BDS was also called in which defused the explosives weighing seven kilogram planted in a pressure...

ISLAMABAD: The Chairman Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party Mehmood Khan Achakzai on Wednesday called on Amir Jamaat-e-Islami Sirajul Haq at the Parliament Lodges...

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