Govt decides to launch probe into poll results’ manipulation

Govt decides to launch probe into poll results’ manipulation

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to launch an inquiry into alleged manipulation in election results as the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) believes that top officials of the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) were involved in “twisting the system”. Read More …

Jogezai accepts govt offer to be Balochistan governor after declining it

Jogezai accepts govt offer to be Balochistan governor after declining it

ISLAMABAD: Hours after his nomination by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government as the next governor of Balochistan on Saturday, Dr Ameer Muhammad Khan Jogezai declined to accept the gubernatorial office, apparently after media highlighted reports about his alleged involvement in Read More …

Police await govt directives to deal with TLP protest

Police await govt directives to deal with TLP protest

Police await govt directives to deal with TLP protest ISLAMABAD: Though the government has yet to issue clear instructions on how to deal with Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) protest, the capital administration and police are working on a plan to handle Read More …

Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur appear before FIA in money laundering probe

Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur appear before FIA in money laundering probe

Asif Zardari:Former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur appeared before a joint investigation team of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) in Islamabad to record their statement in a multi-billion rupee money laundering and fake bank accounts case open against Read More …

Bureaucracy reshuffle: PTI govt retains old faces but gives them different roles

Bureaucracy reshuffle: PTI govt retains old faces but gives them different roles

Bureaucracy reshuffle: PTI govt retains old faces but gives them different roles ISLAMABAD: The newly installed Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf-led government has re-shuffled senior bureaucracy, retaining old faces on top slots but assigning them different roles. For example, as per notifications issued Read More …

PML-N plans post-Eid moot over joint presidential candidate

PML-N plans post-Eid moot over joint presidential candidate

LAHORE: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) will convene a multi-party conference (MPC) shortly after Eidul Azha to develop consensus among opposition parties to jointly field a candidate in the election of president. “To deliberate upon opposition parties’ desires to come Read More …

Aitzaz’s ‘unilateral’ nomination further divides opposition

Aitzaz’s ‘unilateral’ nomination further divides opposition

Aitzaz’s ‘unilateral:ISLAMABAD: Cracks in the alliance of opposition parties have further widened following a unilateral decision by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) to nominate senior party leader and legal wizard Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan as its candidate for the post of Read More …