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ISLAMABAD: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Sirajul Haq Saturday called on the government and PTI to defuse the situation, saying that people of Pakistan were suffering from the prevailing crisis.   Speaking to media persons at the end of National Security Conference here, Sirajul Haq said that the JI maintains a relationship...

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) has released policemen taken hostage by the party workers on Saturday.  PAT leader Khurram Nawaz Gandapur talking on the occasion denied that the detained policemen brought to Minhaj ul Quran were not subjected to torture and said that the policemen are our brothers.  The policemen also confirmed the PAT leader’s statement and...

Qadri directs workers not to arrive Lahore LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief Tahirul Qadri on Saturday claimed that at least his eight workers have been killed, over a thousand wounded, several among them critically, besides 20 thousand detained by Punjab police. Addressing the media in Lahore, Qadri claimed that eight of his supporters had been killed in “straight...

NSC resolves to eliminate terrorism on long-term basis ISLAMABAD: Director General Military Operations Major General Amir Riaz briefed the political leadership...

  ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said that he would not postpone his scheduled long march unless all his demands were met by the Nawaz Sharif government. Addressing a press conference here on Friday, Khan said that ‘Azadi March’ would be held at every cost. “Irrespective of life threats to my life, I will stage a sit-in in Islamabad,”...

‘PTI could be given freehand to hold March’ ISLAMABAD: The government has reportedly expressed its willingness to accept three out of four demands made by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan. According to sources, the government is agreed to conditionally allow PTI hold its Azadi March on August 14 in Islamabad, if Imran Khan refrained from demanding...

Punjab govt mulling options to stop protests   LAHORE: Workers of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) clashed with police in Lahore overnight injuring three personnel. The clashes erupted in Faisal Chowk area where infuriated activists of Dr. Tahirul Qadri’s PAT threw stones at police prompting the law-enforcers to fire teargas shells. Three policemen were reported injured...

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