PM Abbasi seeks enhanced trade, economic ties with D-8 member states

ISTANBUL: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday sought enhanced trade and economic partnerships with D-8 member states, as he represented Pakistan at the ninth D-8 summit being held in Istanbul from October 19 to 21. “Connectivity-led growth is a good example of South-South cooperation. We seek similar partnerships with D-8 member states – More...

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Nawaz Sharif indicted in Flagship Investments reference, pleads not guilty

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Friday indicted ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in a reference related to Flagship Investments and other offshore companies. The court charged Sharif in absentia for holding More...

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Asad Afridi likely to head Jamaat-ul-Ahrar after US drone strike kills its chief

PESHAWAR: Senior militant commander Asad Afridi has emerged as the favourite to become the new leader of a deadly Pakistani Taliban faction, militant sources said on Friday, days after a U.S. drone strike killed More...

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Chaudhry Nisar calls on Shehbaz Sharif in Lahore

LAHORE: Chief minister Shehbaz Sharif has called on former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar on Friday in Lahore. According to the details, the two close aides of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz president Nawaz Sharif More...

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MQM-P determined to resolve city problems: MPA

KARACHI: District Municipal Corporation Korangi Chairman Syed Nayar Raza and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Member Provincial Assembly (MPA) Waqar Shah said on Friday that MQM-Pakistan was fully determined to resolve More...

By admin On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, Captain Safdar indicted

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Thursday indicted Pakistan Muslim League (PMLN) leader Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Safdar in graft cases, dismissing former prime minister’s plea to More...

By admin On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Nawaz to return to Pakistan on Oct 22

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has booked an air ticket for a return flight to Pakistan on October 21. A copy of the former premier’s ticket shows that he will be travelling via Pakistan International More...