Friday, July 19, 2019  | 15 ZUL-QAADAH, 1440 | BETA
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
You are here:    Home      Posts tagged "pervez musharraf" (Page 2)

Don’t return to Pakistan, Sheikh Rasheed tells Musharraf

President of the Awami Muslim League, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed, has advised former president Pervez Musharraf not to return to Pakistan. “It’s my free advice to Musharraf that he should not return to the country,” Rasheed said while speaking to the media after offering Eid prayers in Rawalpindi. The AML leader, commenting on the 2018 general elections,…

Read More

June 16, 2018

 

Musharraf stays in Dubai, loses chance to contest elections

General (retd) Pervez Musharraf’s lawyer has informed the Supreme Court that the former president will not be returning to Pakistan, thereby disqualifying him from contesting the elections. He said he wanted to return to the country but cited the Eid holidays and current situation as hindrances. The SC has revoked its earlier order allowing him…

Read More

June 14, 2018

 

Musharraf has until 2pm on Thursday to appear before SC

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar ordered General (retd) Pervez Musharraf to appear before the Supreme Court by 2pm on Thursday. The top judge said that the court will decide the petition against the former military dictator in accordance with the law if he does not meet the 2pm deadline. The hearing took place at the…

Read More

June 13, 2018

 

Karachi’s political powerhouses to fight for NA-247

One of the most hotly contested seats for the National Assembly is NA-247 Karachi South II, which is made up of Defence, Clifton Cantonment Board, Saddar, Karachi Cantonment and Arambagh. NA-247 is made up of areas previously in NA-250. Each party has fielded political powerhouses for the seat. The battle for the seat will be…

Read More

June 11, 2018

 

Supreme Court paves the way for Musharraf’s return to Pakistan

The Supreme Court directed that General (retd) Pervez Musharraf’s passport and identity card be unblocked and he be provided safe passage from the airport to the court. Speaking on Monday at the SC’s Lahore Registry, Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar also ordered that a tribunal be formed to hear the case in two days. Stop…

Read More

June 11, 2018

 

Will not allow anyone to rig elections, Nawaz tells supporters

Former PM Nawaz Sharif said that the PML-N will not allow anyone to rig the upcoming elections and his disqualification would be overturned through the power of vote on July 25. “I was disqualified for life, and then barred from heading the party,” Mr. Sharif said, criticizing the Supreme Court’s decision. “The verdict would be…

Read More

June 8, 2018

 

It’s shocking to see such a criminal get off scot-free, says Nawaz Sharif on Musharraf

It’s shocking to see such a criminal get off scot-free, said Nawaz Sharif on a question about Pervez Musharraf getting the permission to contest the election. The former PM held an informal talk with journalists outside the accountability court in Islamabad on Friday. “Musharraf is involved in the Akbar Bugti case,” he said. “He is…

Read More

June 8, 2018

 

Pervez Musharraf to contest elections from NA-1 Chitral

Former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf will be contesting the 2018 general elections from the NA-1 Chitral constituency. All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) sources said that he will also submit his nomination papers to contest the polls from four other constituencies. The Supreme Court had conditionally allowed Musharraf to file his nomination papers for the…

Read More

June 8, 2018

 

NADRA blocks Pervez Musharraf’s national identity card

NADRA has blocked national identity card of former military dictator General (retired) Pervez Musharraf on the orders of court.  Mr. Musharraf’s passport will also be suspended, SAMAA reported on Thursday. The former president would not be able to sell his assets or buy any property after his national identity card gets blocked. On March 16, a…

Read More

June 7, 2018

 

No law can stop treason case against Pervez Musharraf: Nawaz Sharif

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif criticized ex-military dictator Pervez Musharraf on Friday for not appearing in the treason case hearings. Sharif, speaking to media outside the accountability court, said that Musharraf cannot escape from the treason trial. “An elected prime minister is appearing in case hearings while a dictator is an absconder,” he said. The…

Read More

May 25, 2018

 

Musharraf couldn’t have left Pakistan without Nawaz’s approval: Qureshi

Vice Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that former military dictator Pervez Musharraf could not have left Pakistan without former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s permission. Qureshi, addressing a session of the National Assembly on Thursday, said that Musharraf would not have been able to leave Pakistan unless his name was removed from the…

Read More

May 24, 2018

 

My stance on Musharraf’s case became my crime, says Nawaz Sharif

Former PM Nawaz Sharif said that his stance on pursuing the case against Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf became his crime. He refused to defend himself at the hearing of the Avenfield reference on Wednesday. The Avenfield reference, which pertains to the Sharif family’s properties in London, is one of the three that NAB filed against…

Read More

May 23, 2018

 

Govt had nothing to do with NAB action against Dr Asim, Sharif tells Zardari

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the federal government had nothing to do with the NAB action against Dr Asim Hussain and other PPP leaders. “Zardari sahib should avoid mudslinging and refrain from distorting the history,” Sharif said on Tuesday. The former President had said on May 30 that Nawaz Sharif shook hands…

Read More

May 1, 2018

 

Imran lashes out at Trump for ignoring Pakistan’s sacrifices in Economist interview

PTI chairman Imran Khan has lashed out at US President Donald Trump for ignoring Pakistan’s sacrifices in the “war against terror”. “Donald Trump doesn’t have a proper understanding of Pakistan, especially the whole Pak-Afghan situation as it has evolved since 1979,” said Khan in a podcast interview with the Economist magazine April 26. “It’s a…

Read More

April 28, 2018

 

Musharraf to get foolproof security: Interior Ministry

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Interior has conveyed to the former military dictator Pervez Musharraf that he will be given ‘foolproof security’ on his arrival in Pakistan. In a letter to Musharraf’s lawyer on Monday, the ministry sought Musharraf’s travel plan and details of his stay in the country. “Where will Musharraf be staying in Pakistan?” the…

Read More

March 19, 2018

 

Musharraf should appear in court as he is healthy: Iqbal

LAHORE: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said that former president Pervez Musharraf should appear in court for case hearings as he is healthy. “The ex-army chief’s lawyer had said that his client would return to Pakistan, ” Iqbal said. The minister said that Musharraf is leader of a political party, not a military chief. “Musharraf should…

Read More

March 17, 2018

 

Peshawar court asks govt to bring back Musharraf through Interpol

ISLAMABAD: A special Peshawar court hearing treason case against former military dictator Pervez Musharraf has ordered the federal government to take measures to bring him back to Pakistan. The three-member court led by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Yahya Afridi issued a written order on Friday. The court has directed the government to contact Interpol…

Read More

March 16, 2018

 

APML jalsa: Karachiites can’t use Liaquatabad flyover for traffic today

KARACHI: All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), headed by former military dictator Pervez Musharraf, is all set to hold its jalsa on Liaquatabad flyover in Karachi today. Traffic police have informed that the bridge will remain closed for the party’s gathering. Due to Political Party Jalsa Liaquatabad bridge towards Karimabad both roads are closed for traffic,…

Read More

January 7, 2018

 

Flashback: When Imran Khan supported Musharraf’s decision to join US-led war against terrorism

PTI Chairman Imran Khan has been a staunch critic of Pakistan’s decision to join the US-led war against terrorism. But an old video appears to suggest that the cricketer-turned-politician had put his weight behind Pervez Musharraf’s foreign policy following 9/11 attacks. “Circumstances that Pakistan faced today bearing in mind that how the world’s opinion has…

Read More

January 5, 2018

 

Musharraf is a coward and a killer: Bilawal Bhutto fires back

Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Thursday that former army chief General (r) Pervez Musharraf was a coward and a killer.  Video: Musharraf calls Bilawal Bhutto a woman in latest video message In response to Musharraf’s criticism on Bilawal in which the military dictator called him a woman, Bilawal said that he…

Read More

December 28, 2017

 

‘Rogue elements’ may have been involved in Benazir murder: Musharraf

KARACHI: A decade after the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, ex-military ruler Pervez Musharraf has suggested that people in the establishment could have been involved in her murder. The startling statement from a former Pakistani head of state came during his interview to BBC. Asked whether rogue elements within the establishment could have…

Read More

December 27, 2017

 
 
 
POPULAR AUTHORS