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Abdul Malik elected Balochistan CM unopposed

Dr Abdul Malik Baloch has been elected new Chief Minister of Balochistan unopposed. No other candidate filed nomination papers for the slot today till 2:00pm hence Malik was elected as the CM unapposed. JUI-F which had nominated Abdul Rehman Khetran … Continue reading

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JUI-F decides to join federal govt

The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) on Saturday decided in principal to sit on treasury benches in the National Assembly. According to Rehman’s spokesman Jan Achakzai, the JUI-F decided to join the federal government after Maulana Fazlur Rehman and Prime Minister Mian … Continue reading

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25 member Federal cabinet takes oath

The new federal cabinet has taken oath at the President House on Friday. Earlier, Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif gave approval to a 25-member cabinet. According to report‚ the cabinet is comprising sixteen Ministers and nine Ministers of state. … Continue reading

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Fauzia Kasuri quits Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Disgruntled PTI leader Fauzia Kasuri on Wednesday announced her decision to leave the party. “I am announcing with heavy heart that I am leaving Tehreek-e-Insaf,” she said while addressing a news conference here. Kasuri, who was a founding memebr of … Continue reading

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Newly elected MNAs take oath in historic ceremony

Newly elected members of the National Assembly were sworn in today (Saturday), officially marking the first transition of power between democratically elected civilian governments in the 66-year history of the coup-prone country. Outgoing Speaker Fehmida Mirza administered the oath to … Continue reading

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Qaim Ali Shah becomes Sindh CM for third time

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Syed Qaim Ali Shah has been elected as Chief Minister of Sindh. Shah secured 86 votes and has been now on the post of CM for the third time. Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) candidate for … Continue reading

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PML-N okays Ayaz Sadiq name as NA speakership

The leadership of PML-N has decided to elect MNA-elect Sardar Ayaz Sadiq as Speaker National Assembly. It is worth mentioning here that senior anchorperson of Dunya News Muhammad Malick had disclosed the news of this expected decision of PML-N in … Continue reading

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PTI’s Pervez Khattak takes oath as KPK Chief Minister

The new Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak took oath of his office in Peshawar on Friday evening. Sirajul Haq and Sikandar Sherpao also took oath of their offices as senior provincial ministers. Earlier‚ Pervez Khattak of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf … Continue reading

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PkMAP, NP, PML-N agree to form coalition govt. in Balochsitan

Following the agreement regarding formation of government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan also witnessed three-party alliance announce to form the coalition government. The provincial government will consist of Pukhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP), National Party (NP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). … Continue reading

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Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi merges NPP into PML-N

National People’s Party (NPP) Chief Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi has merged his party into Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) today. Row of joining and merging into the leading political party of the country, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) continues across the country as … Continue reading

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PTI’s Ishaq Khakwani loses after vote re-count

Senior PTI leader Ishaq Khan Khakwani lost to a PML-N candidate after vote re-count on National Assembly seat. Khakwani contested elections on PTI ticket from Vehari, NA-168. Speaking to media persons here, Khakwani expressed lack of trust over performance of … Continue reading

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Legharis among 5 independent candidates to join PML-N

Recently successful independent candidates on National Assembly, Awais Leghari and Jamal Leghari of Dera Ghazi Khan, have joined Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). The sons of former president Farooq Leghari, Awais Leghari and Jamal Leghari along with three independent candidates met … Continue reading

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National Peoples Party joins PML-N

The NPP chairman addressed a joint press conference with PML-N’s Shahbaz Sharif.National People’s Party (NPP) has announced to join Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). The Chairman of National People’s Party Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi along with PML-N’s Shahbaz Sharif addressed a press … Continue reading

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Fakhruddin played the role of Hakeemullah Mehsud: Asfand

Asfandyar Wali Khan says Pakistan Election Commission failed in conducting free, fair and transparent polls Addressing a press conference here on Thursday, Awami National Party (ANP) chief Asfand Yar Wali said only five parties were allowed to participate in the … Continue reading

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Nisar loses to PTI candidate on PP-7 after vote recount

PML-N leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan lost to PTI candidate Muhammad Siddique Khan after a recount of votes in the PP-7(Rawalpindi) constituency. The recount was done after an appeal from PTI. Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan won a seat in the … Continue reading

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