Pakistani political parties were on Thursday given a one-week deadline to present evidence to prove the charges of fraud by the newly-established judicial panel probing the alleged rigging in 2013 general elections.
The Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday announced it is ending its seven month boycott of the parliament and will attend a special session convened to discuss the crisis in the Middle East.
Mounting further pressure, 34 opposition lawmakers resigned from the National Assembly to force the Nawaz Sharif government to quit but their party Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf surprisingly decided to resume talks after the failed first round.
Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan today said Pakistan`s relationship with the US is that of "slavery not friendship" as his party held a demonstration outside parliament here against drone strikes.
Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan is recovering speedily after fracturing his spine in a freak accident at an election campaign meeting and is expected to leave hospital tomorrow, party officials said today.