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Imran Khan draws inspiration from 1992 World Cup win to revive Pakistan economy

Imran Khan has also blamed the Opposition for adding to Pakistan's current economic crisis.

May 20, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

Pakistan elections 2018: PPP's Mahesh Malani becomes 1st Hindu to win NA seat from Tharparkar in Sindh

Malani, the 55-year-old minority community leader, defeated his nearest rival Arab Zakaullah of the Grand Democratic Alliance in the NA-222 constituency.

Jul 27, 2018, 00:59 AM IST

Pakistan elections live updates

The general elections in Pakistan is being held on Wednesday amid heavy security to elect a new National Assembly and provincial assemblies. In the run up to the elections, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan emerged as the frontrunner, while former prime minister Nawas Sharif failed to be a part of the campaign as he was arrested soon after his arrival in the country. There have also been allegations of the Pakistani Army and the ISI backing Imran Khan.

Jul 25, 2018, 07:42 AM IST

Pakistan general elections: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Imran Khan file nomination papers from Karachi constituencies

Bilawal is contesting from two assembly seats namely Karachi`s Lyari and Larkana while Imran has filed his nomination from NA-243 in Karachi East district.

Jun 10, 2018, 13:06 PM IST

Pakistani minister kills wife, later commits suicide

Pakistani provincial minister Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, who was found dead in his house along with his wife, first killed her and then committed suicide with the same weapon, the police said on Friday.

Feb 03, 2018, 10:08 AM IST

Pak senate bill paves way for Sharif's return as PML-N chief

The amendment relates to a controversial clause introduced by then president retired Gen Pervez Musharraf through the Political Parties Order 2002.

Sep 23, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

Asif Ali Zardari says will appeal against Benazir murder case verdict

The anti-terrorism court (ATC) this week acquitted five Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan suspects due to lack of evidence in the case.

Sep 02, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif holds top-level meeting to weigh options following JIT report

The meeting was held to outline future strategy for Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)-led in the aftermath of the report.

Jul 11, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

US' NSA spying on BJP: WikiLeaks

United States National Security Agency (NSA) is spying on India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a report said on Tuesday.

Apr 11, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Pakistan parties agree to revive military courts

Pakistan's political parties have agreed to revive the controversial special military courts for trying "hardcore" militants for a period of two years amidst a surge in terror attacks across the country.

Mar 17, 2017, 14:40 PM IST

Bilawal Bhutto warns, Trump travel ban will create 'host of hostilities'

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's remarks came as the White House is seeking to expand the list of seven Muslim-majority countries whose citizens have been barred from entering the US.

Jan 31, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Pakistan Parliament becomes battlefield as PTI, PML-N lawmakers exchange abuses, fists – Watch

Parliamentarians from Pakistan Peoples Party tried to calm the situation but no avail.

Jan 27, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Asif Ali Zardari urges Donald Trump to appoint South Asia envoy

Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has urged newly inaugurated US President Donald Trump to appoint an envoy for South Asia as soon as possible and seize an opportunity missed by the Obama administration to coordinate a top-level response to the regional terrorist threat.

Jan 24, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Former president Asif Ali Zardari will return to Pakistan on December 23

Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari said doctors have allowed Asif Ali Zardari to travel to Pakistan and he would be landing in Karachi on Friday.

Dec 19, 2016, 10:22 AM IST

Pakistan isolated as it promotes non-state actors: PPP

Pakistan is diplomatically isolated because it gives freedom to non-state actors, PPP leader Aitzaz Ahsan said on Thursday.

Oct 06, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

Pakistan's minister throws push-up challenge at his counterparts!

29-year-old Mohammad Bux Mahar joined the provincial cabinet as the Sports Minister just over a week ago and is its youngest member. 

Aug 16, 2016, 15:21 PM IST

Asif Ali Zardari's close aide detained in Pakistan

Top PPP leader and close aide of former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari was allegedly picked up and taken to an unknown location by intelligence officials here on Wednesday, provoking criticism from his party.

Aug 27, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

Take 'Indian aggression' seriously: Pakistan leader

Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah has expressed concern over "growing Indian aggression" against Pakistan and urged the government to effectively raise the issue at international forums, media reported on Friday.

Aug 21, 2015, 08:38 AM IST

Former Pakistan PMs quit party posts over anti-army remarks

Two former Pakistani prime minister, Raja Pervez Ashraf and Yousuf Raza Gilani, have voluntarily resigned from their positions in the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP).

Jun 18, 2015, 15:51 PM IST

Pakistan holds polls in Gilgit-Baltistan despite India's objections

 Polling began on Monday to elect 24 legislators in Pakistani Kashmir`s Gilgit-Baltistan legislative assembly amid strict security arrangements.

Jun 08, 2015, 09:40 AM IST