Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif calls for end to political wrangling

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday called for an end to political squabbling after a high-level judicial commission validated the 2013 polls that had won by his Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N).

Jul 24, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Anti-Modi resolution blocked in Pak`s Punjab province Assembly

A resolution against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his "allegations of terrorism against Pakistan" was on Wednesday blocked in the Assembly of Punjab province.

May 28, 2014, 22:48 PM IST

Imran Khan seeks `unconditional ceasefire` from Taliban

Seeking an "unconditional ceasefire" from the Pakistani Taliban, cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan on Monday said targeted action should be taken against militants who do not join the peace process.

Feb 24, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

I am no `Taliban Khan`, says Imran Khan

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan on Friday claimed the Taliban`s decision to hold talks under Pakistan`s Constitution has exposed the lobby that was deliberately maligning him with labels like "Taliban Khan".

Feb 07, 2014, 18:38 PM IST

Imran Khan`s party wants US named in FIR over drone strike

Embarrassed after police registered an FIR against "unknown" persons over a drone strike in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf on Monday asked officials to nominate US and the CIA in the case.

Nov 25, 2013, 17:32 PM IST

NATO supply blockade plan in Pakistan postponed

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan`s party Sunday announced that it was postponing its plan to block supply route for NATO troops in neighbouring Afghanistan.

Nov 18, 2013, 11:28 AM IST

Imran Khan for action against ministers of his party

Pakistani cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan on Friday asked the government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, ruled by his own party, to investigate certain ministers for corruption and take action against them.

Nov 08, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

Imran Khan asks supporters not to abuse critics on social media

Imran Khan on Wednesday condemned "abuse and harassment" on platforms like Twitter, especially acts that target women.

Oct 09, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Allow Taliban to open office in Pakistan: Imran Khan

Cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan today said the Pakistani Taliban should be allowed to open an office in the country so that peace talks could be held with the militants.

Sep 25, 2013, 20:10 PM IST

Imran accuses UK of double standards in fight against terror

Pakistani politician Imran Khan has accused Britain of double standards in its fight against terrorism, saying it has failed to act against London-based MQM chief Altaf Hussain.

Sep 04, 2013, 17:24 PM IST

Imran Khan`s party set to restore jihadi content in textbooks

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan`s party is set to restore "violent jihadist content" removed from school textbooks in Pakistan`s militancy-racked Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, according to a media report on Monday.

Sep 02, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

Pak SC withdraws contempt notice against Imran Khan

In a major relief for cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, Pakistan`s Supreme Court withdrew the contempt of court notice against him.

Aug 28, 2013, 14:41 PM IST

Pak SC takes action against lawmakers over fake degrees

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Thursday took action against three lawmakers, including a parliamentarian from Imran Khan`s party, for possessing fake educational degrees.

Jul 19, 2013, 00:53 AM IST

Pakistan`s Imran Khan declared fit to travel

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan was on Thursday declared fit to travel after doctors conducted an X-ray of his fractured spine and found "tremendous improvement".

Jun 13, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Legislator from Imran Khan`s party shot dead

A newly elected legislator from Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf party was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen in the country`s restive northwest on Monday.

Jun 03, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

Tehrik-e-Insaf to field Hashmi against Sharif as PM nominee agaisnt Sharif

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf said it will field Hashmi against 63-year-old Sharif for the formal election of the Prime Minister in Pakistan`s National Assembly.

May 26, 2013, 15:33 PM IST

Pakistan`s Imran Khan to leave hospital tomorrow

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.

May 21, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf`s founding leader shot dead

A founder member of Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf party was shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside her residence here, hours before partial re-polling for the national Assembly seat in the area.

May 19, 2013, 08:50 AM IST

Infighting in Imran Khan`s party over Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa CM`s post

Pervez Khattak, the secretary general of the party, and Asad Qaisar, the president of the party`s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa chapter, are in the race for the post of Chief Minister.

May 15, 2013, 11:36 AM IST

Imran won’t be able to vote in Pak polls: Doctors

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan will not be able to vote in Saturday`s historic general elections because of injuries sustained in a dramatic fall at an election rally, doctors treating him said on Thursday.

May 09, 2013, 17:52 PM IST