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Nawaz, Maryam, Safdar indicted


NO SUCH EXAMPLE OF INDICTMENT IN ABSENTIA: EX-PM  From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: After a day long legal wrangle aimed at delaying indictment , ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son in law Captain (Rtd) Mohammad Safdar were indicted by an accountability court in Islamabad yesterday in a …

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‘Take decisive actions against terror groups’


TILLERSON TO VISIT PAKISTAN NEXT WEEK  WASHINGTON: Ahead of his India and Pakistan visit, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that the US expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorist groups, and warned that countries that use terror as an instrument of policy will only see …

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PM Abbasi in Turkey to attend D-8 Summit


ISTANBUL: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was accorded a very warm welcome as he arrived here yesterday to lead Pakistan’s delegation at the 9th D-8 Summit being held in this historic Turkish city from October 19 to 21. He was received at the Ataturk Istanbul International airport by DeputyGovernor of …

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‘Imran’s dream of becoming PM will never come true’


INDICTMENT WON’T WEAKEN DEMOCRACY: BILAWAL From Our Correspondent TANDO MUHAMMAD KHAN: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan conspired against democracy by becoming an accomplice of military ruler Pervez Musharraf and will face similar fate as that of Asghar Khan. …

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35 injured in Balochistan grenade attacks


GWADAR: Thirty-five people were injured in two grenade attacks in Mastung and Gwadar in Balochistan, yesterday evening. Men on a motorcycle hurled a grenade near a mobile market at Safar Khan Chowk in Mastung, injuring 15, police inspector Abdul Quddus told media. The injured have been shifted to District Headquarters …

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Riaz asks Shehbaz to lead PML-N


AS NAWAZ ENTANGLED IN PANAMA PAPERS CASES  From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Riaz Hussain Pirzada criticised his own political party yestersday saying that in view of cases against Nawaz Sharif Shehbaz Sharif should lead PML-N. Pirzada who had differences with the party leadership since more than …

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Respect for judges, judiciary a must, says CJP


From Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD:: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has remarked that those criticizing the judiciary should become conscious that respect for judges and judiciary is a must. He made these remarks during hearing of petition against Jehangir Tareen, a leader of Pakistan Tehrik Insaaf (PTI) disqualification …

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