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  • Pakistan’s National Assembly to elect new Prime Minister today

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s newly-elected National Assembly (NA), the lower house of the country’s Parliament, will vote for the new Prime Minister of Pakistan on Friday. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif are in contention for the position.

  • Imran Khan, Shehbaz Sharif file nomination papers for Pakistan Prime Minister poll

    Islamabad : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday filed their nomination papers for the election of Prime Minister, slated to be held in the National Assembly (NA) on August 17.

  • Navjot Singh Sidhu applies for govt’s permission to visit Pakistan to attend Imran Khan’s oath ceremony

    New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was at the Pakistan High Commission in Delhi earlier in the day, said that he has applied for government permission and sought political clearance from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), ahead of his visit to Pakistan to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-designate Imran Khan.

  • Imran apologises to poll panel for voting in open

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan on Friday tendered an unconditional written apology to the Election Commission for violating the secrecy of the ballot, removing the last possible hurdle in his swearing-in next week.

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    Imran Khan to take oath as Pakistan Prime Minister on August 18: party leader

    Islamabad: Imran Khan will take the oath as Pakistan’s Prime Minister on August 18, a senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader said today. Senator Faisal Javed also tweeted that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party led by Khan has invited Indian cricketers Kapil Dev, Navjot Singh Sidhu and Sunil Gavaskar to attend the oath taking ceremony of the cricketer-turned-politician. “Imran Khan to take oath as Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan on the 18th Aug 2018 inshALLAH (if

  • 1st session of Pakistan’s 15th Parliament to be held on Monday

    Islamabad: The maiden session of Pakistan’s newly-elected National Assembly, Parliament’s lower house, will be held on Monday, 19 days after the general elections won by Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party. On the first day, the newly-elected members will take oath of their office. This will be followed by the elections of the speaker, the deputy speaker.

  • Watch Video! Imran Khan’s ex-wife Reham Khan handles hecklers in style; Twitterati applaud her

    The former wife of Imran Khan Reham Khan created a stir after she released her book, and in that Reham had mentioned many things about her 9-month-long marriage with Imran. She also gave many interviews against Imran on TV channels, however, she was criticised for her allegations on Imran on social media and people also called it a publicity stunt. And now a video has surfaced online in which Reham is getting

  • Imran Khan conditionally allowed to take oath as Pakistan National Assembly member

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s election commission on Tuesday conditionally allowed Imran Khan to take oath as member of the National Assembly as it withheld his victory notifications from two constituencies and declared him winner from three others from where he contested in the July 25 general elections.

  • Kill this Referendum 2020

    Expect no change in India policy once Imran Khan takes over as the prime minister of Pakistan. No, not even a wee-bit, bar a slight change in rhetoric. Prime ministers come and go but the India policy of Rawalpindi-Islamabad establishment remains constant. Indeed, Pak army chiefs come and go but anti-India animus alone informs Pakistan’s approach towards this country. It is one long constant since the founding of the separate Islamic State

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    Swearing-in of Imran delayed?

    Islamabad  : Pakistan’s election commission on Tuesday withheld the victory notifications of Imran Khan from two of the five constituencies from where he contested in the July 25 general elections, possibly jeopardising his plans to be sworn-in as the new prime minister.

  • Pakistan needs $12 bn in loans to stay afloat

    The last time the country turned towards IMF was in 2013 when it got a $6.6 billion loan for a crisis of lesser proportions than the one existing now.

  • Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony may be postponed: Report

    Islamabad: The oath-taking ceremony of former cricketer Imran Khan, who is set to be the next Prime Minister of Pakistan, may not take place on August 11, as expected earlier. The swearing-in is now likely to be held on August 14 or 15, the media reported.

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    Ramifications of UK’s grooming scandal

    Imran Khan’s victory has brought relief to many among Britain’s 1.2 million ethnic Pakistanis. They hope that an Oxonian prime minister who was a glamorous cricket star married to a British socialite of Jewish parentage might help to turn the spotlight away from the dark shame of grooming that haunts the community. Even Britain’s Pakistani-origin Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, has ordered an investigation into why grooming gangs are disproportionately Pakistani.