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Ch Nisar may resign


FEDERAL MINISTERS FAIL TO MUSTER SUPPORT  ISLAMABAD: At least two federal minister on special directives of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif rushed to Punjab House yesterday to muster support of Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan. Sources said that soon after Supreme Court reserved the judgment in Panama Papers case, Khawaja …

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Rulers mull options


POST VERDICT SCENARIO: DIVISION IMMINENT IN PANICKED PML-N  National Courier Report ISLAMABAD: A hurriedly summoned meeting of Pakistan Muslim League, Nawaz (PML-N) top guns and legal wizards considered different options in case of disqualification of Nawaz Sharif and ouster of Marriyam Nawaz from political scene after Panama case is pronounced. …

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Court issues another notice


RS10 BILLION DEFAMATION SUIT AGAINST IMRAN  From Our Correspondent LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan was served with a second notice yesterday to reply to Rs10 billion defamation notice by Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif. A Lahore District and Sessions court – where the defamation suit has been filed …

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‘India well-equipped to defend against China: Sushma


NC Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: Indian External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said that while China is trying to change the status quo in the Doklam tri-junction area”, India is well equipped to defend itself and doesn’t feel threatened in the least. “Over the years, China has been trying to get …

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Israeli forces kill three Palestinians in Jerusalem


NC Monitoring Desk JERUSALEM: Three Palestinians were killed and dozens wounded Friday in clashes between protesters and Israeli forces over new security measures at an sensitive Jerusalem holy site where police restricted access for Muslim prayers. One Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli gunfire in the A-Tur neighbourhood of east …

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Court acquits PTI workers

NOV 2 LOCKDOWN  From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: The workers of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) taken into custody during the party’s ‘November 2 lockdown’ last year were acquitted of all charges yesterday. Golra police had registered an FIR against several PTI workers, armed with ‘dandas’ [sticks] for indulging in ‘unlawful’ activity …

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Rs 50 billion utilized to save Nawaz: Sh Rasheed

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Awami Muslim League Chief Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad has claimed that a secret agency has utilized Rs 50 billion to save Nawaz Sharif saying even if the agency utilizes Rs 500 billion even then PM will not able to avert his doom. While talking to media men …

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PM deceives nation: JI chief

From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Amir Jamaat-e-Islami Sirajul Haq has said that the PM Nawaz Sharif has deceived the nation by hiding his assets. Talking to newsmen outside here yesterday, he said being the PM, Nawaz Sharif has been serving in Dubai. He expressed the hope that the Supreme Court will …

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