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SC convicts Daniyal Aziz of contempt

SC convicts Daniyal Aziz of contempt

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday convicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) Daniyal Aziz of contempt ‘until the court rises’ in a case pending against the outspoken leader. A three-judge bench of the apex court had taken suo motu of Aziz’s anti-judiciary statements in February. The court noted that the PML-N leader is …

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Bilawal unveils ‘making and saving Pakistan’ election manifesto

Bilawal unveils 'making and saving Pakistan' election manifesto

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has unveiled election manifesto of the party, saying it promises to ‘develop and save’ Pakistan. “This election manifesto marks the practical beginning of my political life and I would like to present the solution to the grave issues facing the country at the moment,” …

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PHC tribunal summons Imran Khan in Sita White case

PHC tribunal summons Imran Khan in Sita White case

PESHAWAR / LAHORE: An election tribunal of Bannu registry of the Peshawar High Court has directed PTI chairman Imran Khan to appear before the tribunal on Tuesday (today) and explain his position regarding the appeal filed against the acceptance of his nomination papers for NA-35. The appellant has accused him of concealing …

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Pak-Afghan relations: Experts call for avoiding knee-jerk reaction

Pak-Afghan relations: Experts call for avoiding knee-jerk reaction

ISLAMABAD: Experts from Pakistan and Afghanistan have welcomed the recent improvement in ties between the two neighbours while recommending a host of measures, including avoiding resorting to blame game and knee-jerk reactions, to consolidate the relations. Recommendations were formulated by experts who met in Kabul on Sunday at the end of …

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CJP expresses displeasure over Islamabad’s water crisis

CJP expresses displeasure over Islamabad's water crisis

The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday said state institutions were responsible for the water crisis in the federal capital and have blamed each other for the issue plaguing the city, reported Express News. A three member bench headed by Justice Nisar was hearing a suo-moto case pertaining to water …

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PML-N candidates to challenge Nisar in all four constituencies

PML-N candidates to challenge Nisar in all four constituencies

The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) issued tickets on Sunday to candidates contesting against Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan in two National Assembly and as many Punjab Assembly constituencies, Express News reported. Differences between the former interior minister and the PML-N leadership has been widening with the passage of each day as they keep …

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PML-N announces candidates for National Assembly seats

PML-N announces candidates for National Assembly seats

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has announced the names of the candidates who will be vying for the National Assembly seats in the 2018 general elections. According to a post on the party’s account on the micro-blogging website Twitter, former premier Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz will contest elections for NA-127 Lahore constituency. It further said …

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