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Watch: Imran Khan, Bilawal and others take oath as Pakistan National Assembly members

The members who took the oath included Prime Minister-designate and PTI chief Imran Khan, PML-N president Shahbaz Sharif, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and former president Asif Ali Zardari.

Aug 13, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

CPEC mess: Chinese company building Gwadar Port operating in Pakistan illegally, lawmakers told

A high-level parliamentary committee has ordered an investigation into the company building and operating Gwadar Port.

Mar 14, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

US gives USD 225 million worth of conditional assistance to Pakistan

The Trump administration has notified Congress that it has given USD 225 million worth of conditional military assistance to Pakistan that the country can access only if it takes more action against terror groups.

Aug 31, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

India asked to stop work on Kishanganga and Ratle projects

A rare joint sitting of two committees of the Pakistan National Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution seeking immediate suspension of work on two disputed projects by India and constitution of an arbitration court to resolve the ongoing water dispute between the two countries, it was reported on Saturday.

Jan 21, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

Hindu Marriage Bill tabled in Pak Assembly; to provide proof of marriage, enable re-marriage

The bill was approved by the standing committee on February 8, and has received support from the Hindu community and liberals.

Aug 18, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

Pak parliament adopts democracy resolution ahead of protests

Pakistan`s National Assembly today endorsed a unanimous resolution for strengthening of democratic institutions and supremacy of the constitution and the parliament.

Aug 12, 2014, 19:31 PM IST

Omar ridicules Pak National Assembly resolution on ceasefire

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has ridiculed the resolution of Pakistan`s National Assembly on ceasefire violations along the LoC.

Aug 14, 2013, 13:20 PM IST

Pakistan National Assembly to elect Speaker tomorrow

The Pakistan National Assembly will elect its Speaker and Deputy Speaker tomorrow, with two senior leaders of PML-N nominated for the posts.

Jun 02, 2013, 15:34 PM IST

Sharif`s PML-N gets 124 seats in Pak National Assembly

Nawaz Sharif`s PML-N has bagged 124 of the 272 directly elected seats in Pakistan`s National Assembly but fell short of a majority and is poised to form a government with support of independents and smaller parties.

May 16, 2013, 21:05 PM IST

`ISI spent Rs 4.1bn on project that never took off`

Pakistan`s ISI has come under criticism from a powerful Parliamentary panel for having spent over Rs 4 billion on a fingerprint and police records project that never materialised.

Nov 21, 2012, 13:27 PM IST