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Pakistan Parliament passes resolution against 'Charlie Hebdo' cartoons

Pakistan Parliament passes resolution against 'Charlie Hebdo' cartoons

Pakistan parliament on Thursday adopted a unanimous resolution against blasphemous caricatures published by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying it is a deliberate attempt to "widen misunderstandings among civilisations" and incite violence.

Jan 15, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Pak Parliament passes counter-terrorism authority bill

Pakistan`s Parliament has passed a bill for setting up a new organisation that will integrate counter-terrorism efforts by different bodies in the wake of criticism of civilian law enforcement agencies by the powerful Army.

Mar 09, 2013, 13:34 PM IST

Pak govt plans joint sitting of Parliament next week

A joint sitting of the two Houses of Pakistan`s Parliament has been convened on February 6 to endorse the imposition of Governor`s Rule in Balochistan.

Feb 02, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

MFN-status to India: Pak Parliament panel voices reservations

A top Pakistani Parliamentary panel has expressed reservations about the government`s move to grant the Most Favoured Nation-status to India.

Nov 18, 2012, 15:41 PM IST

Pak Parl may be dissolved in Jan; elections by April

Pakistan`s Parliament is likely to be dissolved in January next year and a caretaker government installed to oversee elections to be held by April.

Oct 30, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

Strengthening Parliament only way forward: Pak PM

Ashraf`s remarks came ahead of a crucial hearing in the Supreme Court of the case related the reopening of graft charges against President Asif Ali Zardari in Switzerland.

Aug 07, 2012, 14:10 PM IST

Pak minority MPs demand protection for community

Parliamentarians from Pakistan`s minority communities complained of killing, robbery and harassment and demanded protection against such incidents.

Jul 10, 2012, 21:32 PM IST

Pak Parliament turns into boxing ring

Several lawmakers were seen raining blows on each other after a heated exchange.

Jun 01, 2012, 22:33 PM IST

Will appear before SC, Pak PM tells Parliament

If Gilani is convicted of contempt, he could face a
prison term of six months and be disqualified from holding
public office for five years.

Feb 02, 2012, 22:19 PM IST

Pak’s Hindu lawmakers walk out of Parliament

Lawmakers belonging to Pak`s minority Hindu community walked out of Parl to protest a top judge`s remarks that Hindus might be financing attacks in the country.

Mar 17, 2010, 13:21 PM IST

Pak Parl to examine 37 Musharraf-era ordinances

Pak Assembly is to meet Nov 2 to examine 37 ordinances promulgated by Mush, including the one granting immunity to politicians, militarymen and bureaucrats.

Oct 19, 2009, 14:12 PM IST