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Will dissolve Punjab, KP assemblies this month: Imran Khan

LAHORE: Former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has announced dissolution of the provincial assemblies of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa this month. Addressing his party’s parliamentary members from KP via video link Saturday, the ex-premier said that the party is ready for talks with the coalition government, led by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), if they are willing to give a date for the general elections. “The country needs political stability as economic stability will also come with political stability,” Khan said. Commenting on the PTI and PakistanRead More

Security forces conduct operation against terrorists in NW

RAWALPINDI, 3 Dec: /DNA/ – A fire exchange took place between terrorists and own troops in general area Shewa, North Waziristan District.During an intense exchange of fire, Muhammad Noor alias Sarakai, a notorious terrorist commander was killed. Weapons and ammunition were also recovered from the killed terrorist. The killed terrorist remained actively involved in high profile terrorist activities against security forces as well as kidnapping for ransom and was highly wanted by CTD in multiple cases.Locals of the area appreciated the operations and expressed their full support to eliminate theRead More

Fawad regrets judiciary’s inaction

LAHORE, Dec 03 (DNA): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senior leader andformer federal minister Fawad Chaudhry while hitting out at former president and PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and PML-N supremo andformer PM Nawaz Sharif for running away from the country and findingexcuses to avoid elections, expressed regret that the judiciary isn’tplaying its role. Talking to media in Lahore on Saturday, the PTI leader while reacting toInterior Minister Rana Sanaullah and Minister for Railways Khawaja SaadRafique’s presser on behalf of the federal government asked if former PMNawaz Sharif kept them in theRead More

Japan keen to further strengthen ties with Pakistan: Ambassador

Staff Report ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Japan WADA Mitsuhiro has said the relationship between Japan and Pakistan has been very close as “Deerina Dost” and continues to spread through mutual cooperation based on shared values such as democracy, peace and sustainable development. Japan attaches immense importance to its relationship with Pakistan and is fully committed to further improving ties in all areas of mutual interest. It is clear that you are very important for materializing those shared values. The Ambassador further said, he was glad to say that both nations haveRead More

Pak-Uzbekistan can play key role for economic integration

ISLAMABAD, Dec 03 (DNA): Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Saturday said that Pakistan and Uzbekistan could play a key role in regional economic integration. This he said in a meeting with Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan to Pakistan Mr. Oybek Usmanov, who called on the federal minister, here, at Finance Division, said a press release.  Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar welcomed the ambassador and highlighted profound fraternal relations and deep-rooted cultural and historical linkages between Pakistan and Uzbekistan. The finance minister andRead More

Ex-Member of the Senate Begum Najma Hameed passes away

RAWALPINDI, DEC 3 /DNA/ – Former member of the Senate of Pakistan and Ex-President of PML (N) Women Wing has passed away on Saturday. As a born Muslim Leagurer Najma Hameed witnessed important events of Pakistan’s politics and history. She had a special bond with her leader Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and late Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. With strong ideological commitment and clear vision she untiringly fought for democracy all her life. She was symbol of PML (N) in Rawalpindi. Funeral prayer of Najma Hameed will be offered on Sunday (Tommorow) 4thRead More