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Imran goes after Maryam, Bilawal in Jhelum rally

JHELUM: PTI chief Imran Khan slammed Maryam Nawaz and Bilawal Bhutto on Thursday, stating that both young leaders had not risen in the ranks of their political parties on merit.  Addressing a political rally at Jhelum, the cricketer-turned-politician said that it was unfortunate that Maryam Nawaz and Bilawal Bhutto were leaders of their respective parties….

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Asif Zardari had Benazir, Murtaza Bhutto murdered: Musharraf

DUBAI: Former president and army chief, Gen. (r) Pervez Musharraf blamed Asif Zardari for the deaths of Benazir Bhutto and her brother, Mir Murtaza Bhutto. In a video message, the former army chief levelled serious allegations on the PPP co-chairman. “The reason for Bhutto family’s destruction is Asif Ali Zardari,” he said. “He is the…

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Video: Nawaz Sharif safe because of corrupt officials, says Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan stated that the state institutions are not taking action against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif because corrupt officers are employed in it.

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Watch: Imran Khan’s fiery speech in Hyderabad rally

At his party’s rally in Hyderabad, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday lashed out at Asif Zardari and Nawaz Sharif, claiming that they are making money by looting the country. Watch this video…

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Zardari’s days are numbered–will send him to jail soon: Imran

HYDERABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan warned former president and PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari that his days were numbered. He said that PTI would see to it that Zardari would soon be sent to jail. Addressing a huge crowd in Hyderabad, Imran Khan urged the people to rise for their rights. He said that it…

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Establishment was involved in wrongdoings at times institutionally, other times in individual capacity: Saad Rafique

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique said on Tuesday that the country’s establishment was involved in wrongdoings at times institutionally and other times, in individual capacity. Speaking exclusively to SAMAA TV’s Naeem Ashraf, Khawaja Saad Rafique said that in the Lahore by-election, PML-N supporters were detained forcefully. He said that complaints had been…

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Pakistani actor Hamza Ali Abbasi is an open admirer of a UN-designated terrorist. And Twitterati can’t keep their cool

By Minerwa Tahir Hamza Ali Abbasi is known for his controversial statements. He seems to have an opinion on pretty much everything. Whether his opinions are real or not, there is one thing for sure – he doesn’t hesitate from expressing those opinions. He knows how to keep his name alive in news circles and on…

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PTI power show in Hyderabad today

HYDERABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is all set for its political power show in Hyderabad today (Tuesday). PTI chairman Imran Khan and other party leaders will address the rally at an open ground along the Hyderabad bypass on outskirts of the city. A large stage has been set up at the rally venue with a massive…

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Zardari taunts Imran, claims PTI chief is a ‘one-line cricketer’

NOWSHERA: Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Monday taunted PTI chief Imran Khan, stating that he was a ‘one-line’ cricketer who only knew how to play one ball.  Addressing party supporters and workers, Zardari said that PPP was being weakened since the time of military dictator Gen. Zia-ul-Haq. “However, these tactics do not scare us,”…

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Four-and-a-half years on, KP awaits PTI’s promised change

PESHAWAR: Four-and-a-half years since it formed its own government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, PTI has failed to fulfill its promises of change and prosperity. PTI rose to prominence in the 2013 general elections as it formed its own government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Though PTI chief Imran Khan failed in his object to prevent Nawaz Sharif…

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Frail roar of the lion- curtain raiser of the by election

By: Nazia Memon Although people of Pakistan were not expecting any major change through this by-election, as by-elections have never been surprising in the past, a close contest was expected between Begum Kulsoom Nawaz and cricketer-turned-politician, Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidate, Dr Yasmin Rashid. PMLN won the NA120 by-election with the margin of thirteen thousand…

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Dr Yasmin Rashid alleges pre-poll rigging, claims govt machinery was at work in NA-120

LAHORE: Dr Yasmin Rashid alleged on Monday that pre-poll rigging had taken place before NA-120 by-election, stating that government machinery was at work in the constituency.  The PTI candidate for NA-120 by-election was conducting a press conference. Dr Yasmin Rashid said that it was a difficult task to fight such a huge election when all…

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IHC forwards request for larger bench in Khawaja Asif disqualification case

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) forwarded a request regarding formation of a larger bench to IHC Chief Justice for hearing the disqualification case against Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif. Justice Amir Farooq of IHC heard the petition seeking Khawaja Asif’s disqualification. Usman Dar of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had filed the petition against the minister, calling…

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At last, PTI submits account details before ECP n party funding case

NEWS DESK: After three years, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) finally submitted on Monday account details of the past seven years before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in the party funding case. After submitting details of the party’s accounts from 2010 to 2017, the PTI counsel, Saqlain Haider, demanded that the court provide them a receipt…

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Watch: PTI’s Dr Yasmin Rashid vows to go after ECP

NEWS DESK: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s candidate, Dr Yasmin Rashid, vowed to go after the Election Commission of Pakistan. As per unofficial results, she lost in the NA-120 by-election in Lahore to PML-N candidate Begum Kulsoom Nawaz.

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IHC reserves verdict in Khawaja Asif disqualification case

NEWS DESK: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) reserved its verdict in Foreign Affairs Minister Khawaja Asif’s disqualification case. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Usman Dar had filed the petition against Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz’s Asif, calling for his disqualification on the basis of his iqama. The case will likely be referred to a larger bench.

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Begum Kulsoom Nawaz wins NA-120: Unofficial results

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sunday won NA-120 constituency by defeating Dr. Yasmeen Rashid of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in a tough by-election contest in Lahore. The unofficial result of all polling stations shows that Kulsoom Nawaz has obtained 61572 votes while Yasmin Rashid secured 48381 votes. In the constituency, 44 candidates,…

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Watch: Jubilant Maryam Nawaz addresses workers after NA-120 victory

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sunday won NA-120 constituency of Lahore by defeating Dr. Yasmeen Rashid of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in a tough by-election contest. In this video, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, the daughter of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, is addressing PML-N’s jubilant workers after the victory of her mother, Begum Kulsoom…

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Unofficial results: PML-N beats PTI in NA-120

  LIVE UPDATES LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sunday won NA-120 constituency by defeating Dr. Yasmeen Rashid of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in a tough by-election contest in Lahore. The unofficial result of all polling stations shows that Kulsoom Nawaz has obtained 61572 votes while Yasmin Rashid secured 48381 votes. 11:20 pm:…

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NA-120: Nawaz Sharif smells a rat

Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, while speaking to reporters in London, complained of rigging in NA-120, claiming that his party workers went missing during the election campaign. Responding to his claim, PTI candidate Yasmin Rashid said that PML-N should leave the government if its workers were disappeared during its tenure.

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Video: PTI candidate thanks army and media for ‘peaceful’ by-polls

PTI candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid, while speaking to reporters, thanked army and media for what she called a ‘peaceful’ holding of by-election in NA-120 constituency of Lahore. Watch her views…

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