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RAWALPINDI: The corps commanders on Sunday reaffirmed their support to democracy and expressed the resolve that the armed forces were always ready to protect the state institutions according to the wishes of the people of the country.
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Mumtaz Alvi & Asim Yasin
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) President Makhdoom Javed Hashmi on Sunday revealed that party chairman Imran Khan got a ‘message’ and then asked the crowd to move forward towards the PM House as it was ‘now a compulsion’. He said moving ...
 
 
our correspondents
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan late on Sunday night urged government employees, including bureaucrats and the police, to revolt against the government. He urged civil servants not to accept any unconstitutional and ...
 
 

KARACHI: Leader of the opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah has vowed to protect democracy and the Constitution.Talking to the media here on Sunday, he said that democracy in the country would stay intact and his party will ...
 
 
Muhammad Qasim/Shakeel Anjum/Khalid Iqbal
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims) and Polyclinic on Sunday received three bodies and around 534 injured people as violent clashes between PTI and PAT activists and personnel of the law-enforcement agencies continued in the ...
 
 
Monitoring Desk
ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan has said that the FIR registered against him was nothing but a pack of lies.Addressing the Azadi March participants on Sunday, he said that all the allegations levelled against him were false.He claimed that PTI ...
 
 
Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has convened a joint sitting of the two houses of parliament tomorrow (Tuesday) to discuss the prevailing political situation in the federal capital.
The joint sitting of the two houses of parliament may ...
 
 
Shahina Maqbool
ISLAMABAD: Never in the past has the reliability of data shared by a government hospitals been viewed with as much scepticism as it is today.
Conflicting figures kept pouring in throughout the day about the exact number of serious casualties and ...
 
 
Usman Manzoor
ISLAMABAD: Till Sunday night, three persons had mysteriously died in protests in the Red Zone, and of the three, two of the deceased had received bullet injuries which, according to Interior Ministry sources, were never fired by the police, The ...
 
 
Ahmad Noorani
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan holds the key to the problem. He will have to push the protestors out of federal capital without using much force by using some magic at a time when different government functionaries are upset ...
 
 
Iffat Hasan Rizvi
ISLAMABAD: The Constitution Avenue of Islamabad had become a battlefield. On one side, there was ‘Naara-e-Takbeer’ chanted by the FC personnel, and on the other, the demonstrators of the sit-ins from Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and Pakistan ...
 
 
Amir Mir
ISLAMABAD: As Pakistan’s hard-won democracy once again faces an uncertain future, the million-dollar question which agitates the minds of many remains: who will be held responsible if democracy is derailed?
The rebel PTI President Javed Hashmi ...
 
 
Javed Aziz Khan
PESHAWAR: In the second attack on an aircraft in Peshawar since June 24, a cargo plane escaped attack just before landing at the Bacha Khan International Airport on Sunday night, a source told The News.
“The plane carrying Nato cargo has landed ...
 
 
our correspondent
PESHAWAR: Afghan officials claimed a Pakistani national was killed in a strike by a drone and another was arrested in the eastern Nangarhar province. An unmanned aircraft of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) conducted a strike in ...
 
 
Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
ISLAMABAD: Jubilation was observed at the camps of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) after the issuance of the press release at the end of Corps Commander’s meeting on Sunday.
The statement was termed as an amiable ...
 
 
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MIRANSHAH: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Maulana Fazlullah has said that launching an attack on Islamabad won’t be a difficult task for his fighters after having observed how unarmed protestors were able to lay siege to the seat of ...
 
 
our correspondent
PESHAWAR: The chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), Maulana Fazlur Rehman, has asked the Jamaat-e-Islami leadership to withdraw support from the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as it was promoting the ...
 
 
Noor Aftab
ISLAMABAD: Terming the mob attack on the Parliament House and the Prime Minister House a dark chapter in the history of democracy, journalists and the civil society organisations on Sunday maintained that the people have seen the real face of Imran ...
 
 
Muhammad Anis & Obaid Abrar Khan
ISLAMABAD: The chief of PAT Dr Tahirul Qadri on Sunday said motives of the Sharif brothers behind politics are to promote their own business empire and they have nothing to do with democracy.
Encouraging his supporters in his evening speech, Dr ...
 
 
our correspondents
KARACHI/LAHORE/JHANG/BAHAWALPUR: Activists of PTI, PAT and MWM on Sunday night started protests in many parts of the country on the handling of the marchers by the government in Islamabad.
A striking move was made by the PTI in Lahore when its ...
 
 
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ISLAMABAD: With the political temperature touching new heights in the country, the Nawaz government has provided a reasonable relief to inflation stricken masses by reducing the prices of petroleum products by 0.9 to 1.3 percent effective from ...
 
 

LONDON: Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain has said that PM Nawaz Sharif should directly talk to PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan to settle the dust.
The MQM chief was talking to Finance ...
 
 
Murtaza Ali Shah
LONDON: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) and Pakistani Awami Tehreek (PAT) held a joint static protest outside the Pakistan High Commission here and called for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The demonstrators respected the British ...
 
 
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ISLAMABAD: Newly-appointed SSP Asmatullah Junejo said on Sunday night that the “red line” will be defended and the Red Zone will be protected at all costs. He was talking to the media on his first visit to the Constitution Avenue. He said the ...
 
 
our correspondent
PESHAWAR: Afghan President Hamid Karzai told the Pakistani refugee elders from the North Waziristan Agency (NWA) during a meeting in Kabul on Sunday that they should consider Afghanistan as their home.
“You are living in your own home and you ...
 
 
Javed Aziz Khan
PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) chief Sirajul Haq on Sunday appealed to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr Tahirul Qadri to settle the issues through talks, asking Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to directly ...
 
 
Ahmad Noorani
ISLAMABAD: After leaders of two long marches in Islamabad, Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri, called for countrywide protests, even on a very important day of Sunday, more than 99 percent cities of Pakistan remained completely calm and peaceful and ...
 
 
our correspondent
MINGORA: An earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter Scale jolted Swat and other districts of the Malakand Division on Sunday.The quake jolted Swat, Buner, Shangla, Malakand, Dir, Chitral and others parts of KP. The intensity of the quake measured at ...