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Even families fight sometimes: Chaudhry Sarwar on video of PML-Q leaders asking for him to be controlled

He inaugurated a filtration plant set up by his Sarwar Foundation at the Faisalabad Central Jail

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November 11, 2018


Video: PML-Q wants Jahangir Tareen to ‘control’ Punjab governor

Tariq Bashir Cheema can be heard saying: “Sir, you should control Sarwar”

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November 10, 2018


12 more ministers added to Punjab cabinet

Portfolios of the new ministers will be announced later.

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September 12, 2018


Chaudhry Sarwar wants to vote for the president so he’ll take oath as Punjab governor on Sep 5 instead

Sarwar was supposed to take oath on August 28 but wants to remain a senator so he can vote for Arif Alvi in the presidential election on September 4

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August 27, 2018


Rafiq Rajwana steps down as governor of Punjab

Rafiq Rajwana announced on Wednesday at the Punjab High Court bar that he had sent his resignation to President Mamnoon Hussain

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August 15, 2018


PTI nominates Asad Qaiser as National Assembly speaker, Chaudhry Sarwar as Punjab governor

The PTI has nominated Chaudhry Sarwar as its candidate for Punjab governor

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August 10, 2018


Meesha Shafi approaches Lahore High Court against Ali Zafar

The Lahore High Court has issued notices to Ali Zafar as well as Punjab governor and provincial ombudsperson, both of whom had rejected Meesha Shafi’s plea

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August 2, 2018


Punjab governor deplores terrorist attack on census team

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana on Wednesday condemned terrorist attack on the census team at Bedian Road. In a statement issued here, he said that those who conduct and master mind such barbaric acts deserve no leniency at all. He asserted that terrorism must be eliminated at all costs. He expressed sympathy and…

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April 5, 2017


SC upholds death penalty for Mumtaz Qadri

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan Wednesday upheld death penalty awarded to Mumtaz Qadri, who was found guilty of assassinating former Punjab governor Salman Taseer in 2011, Samaa reported. According to Samaa correspondent, Qadri had filed a petition in the apex court against Islamabad High Court’s decision to uphold his death sentence. Supreme Court’s three-member…

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October 7, 2015


Punjab unveils Rs.1.2tr budget today

LAHORE: Punjab Finance Minister Dr Ayesha Ghaus Pasha will unveil the annual budget of Punjab province for the fiscal year 2015-16 along with the supplementary budget statement for the financial year 2014-2015 before the provincial assembly at 2pm today. Dr. Pasha, appointed as finance minister on May 29, will be the first female minister presenting Punjab’s…

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June 12, 2015


Rafiq Rajwana sworn in as Punjab governor

LAHORE: PML-N Senator Rafiq Rajwana was sworn as Governor of Punjab in a ceremony on Sunday. Chief Justice Lahore High Court Justice Manzoor Malik administered oath to Rajwana held at Governor House in Lahore. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif also attended the ceremony. Rajwana was appointed as Governor Punjab by President Mamnoon Hussain earlier this…

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May 10, 2015


Khan invites Sarwar to join PTI

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan Sunday formally invited former Punjab Governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar to join his party. Khan made an offer during his meeting with Sarwar at Bani Gala, where PTI Secretary General Jahangir Tareen was also present. PTI spokesperson said that meeting between both the leaders was held in cordial environment….

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February 8, 2015


Ex governor Punjab Sarwar leaves for England

LAHORE: Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar, former governor of Pakistan's central Punjab province, who resigned on Thursday,  left for England here on Sunday night, Samaa reported. He stepped down saying the country's political system had failed ordinary people and served “only the elite class”. According to sources, the ex governor will return to Pakistan after staying there…

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February 1, 2015


Chaudhry Sarwar resigns as Punjab governor

LAHORE: Chaudhry Muhammed Sarwar has resigned as Punjab governor, Samaa reports. According to sources, Sarwar has sent his resignation to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for approval. He is likely to hold a press conference at 2 PM today in which he would disclose the reasons that led him to step down as governor. But sources…

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January 29, 2015


Next polls will be free, fair, hopes Punjab governor

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar expressed the hope that next general elections would be free and fair. Speaking to media persons after opening furniture exhibition in Lahore on Friday, he welcomed the appointment of Justice Sardar Raza Khan as Chief Election Commissioner (CEC). “Our best wishes are with the new election commissioner,” he said, adding…

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December 5, 2014


Son of ex-Punjab governor Mustafa Khar abducted

LAHORE: The son of former governor of Punjab Mustafa Khar has been abducted late yesterday, the police said on Wednesday. Former governor’s son, Hussain Khar was abducted after 10pm on Tuesday from Jauhar Town, while he was driving back home, according to DIG Operations Dr Haider Ashraf. The police said the investigations are underway to…

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November 11, 2014