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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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PTI nominates Asad Qaiser as KP chief minister

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has nominated Asad Kaiser for the post of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister. Kaiser was nominated during a meeting which was attended by PTI Chairman Imran Khan. Qaiser is the provincial president of the PTI. The PTI is … Continue reading

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Nawaz reaches Hospital to inquire after the health of Imran

Nawaz and Imran are ‘friends again’ Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday arrived at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital to meet with Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan who is still recuperating from a 10-foot fall from an … Continue reading

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PTI picks Mian Mahmood for parliamentary leader in Punjab

Mian Mahmood-ur-Rashid was nominated as PTI’s parliamentary leader in Punjab Assembly on Tuesday. PTI Punjab chief Ejaz Chaudhry presided over the first meeting of party’s parliamentary board after elections. Newly elected members of Tehreek-e-Insaf also attended the meeting. It was … Continue reading

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Nawaz to invite Manmohan Singh to oath taking ceremony

Says his government will establish friendly ties with India and resolve issues through dialogue Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Chief Nawaz Sharif said his government would establish friendly ties with India, adding that he would invite Indian Prime Minister Manmohan … Continue reading

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Gillani quits PPP office, takes responsibility for defeat

Says people would come to know after some time that what happened in the polls 2013 Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani announced his resignation as Senior Vice Chairman of Pakistan people’s Party. Addressing a press conference in Multan on Monday, he … Continue reading

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Shahbaz denies allegations of rigging

Says masses should extend assistance to PML N for the betterment of the country Former Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has appealed to the masses to set aside political differences and work for the prosperity of Pakistan. Talking to media … Continue reading

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Fazl hints at coalition with PML-N in KP

Talking to state TV on Sunday Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman said that said that the re-polling should be held where the charges of rigging are being raised by the political parties. Fazl said the JUI-F was ready to work with PML-N as … Continue reading

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PTI to contact JI for formation of govt in KP

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has formed a body that will contact independents and JI Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has decided to form government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and has a formed a committee in this connection. According to PTI sources, the committee will contact Jamat-e-Islami … Continue reading

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ECP vows to take stern action against troublemakers in NA-250 polling

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has congratulated people for holding historical polls in country and said that free and fair polls have been held in country, except Karachi but action will be taken against troublemakers in NA-250 polling in … Continue reading

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Detach Karachi, if its mandate is unacceptable: Altaf

Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain said if the mandate of Karachi is not liked and acceptable, it should be chopped off Pakistan. Addressing a public rally at the party’s headquarters Nine Zero here to mark the party’s win … Continue reading

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Obama congratulates Pakistan over successful polls

US President Barack Obama congratulated the people of Pakistan on successful conduct of general elections that marked the country’s first democratic transfer of power. In a statement issued here from White House, Obama said, “I congratulate the people of Pakistan … Continue reading

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Nawaz declares victory for his party

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif late Saturday declared victory for his akistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) party and invited other parties to work with him. “We should thank Allah that he has given PML-N another chance to serve you and Pakistan,” … Continue reading

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JI has withdrawn its candidates from all constituencies of Karachi

JI, JWP, JUP, SIC boycott polls in Karachi Jamaat-e-Islami on Saturday announced to boycott elections in Karachi and two constituencies of Hyderabad to protest against alleged rigging of the elections at different polling stations. Addressing a news conference in Karachi‚ … Continue reading

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Firdous Ashiq Awan withdraws in favour of PTI candidate

Pakistan Peoples Party’s Firdous Ashiq Awan decided to withdraw in favour of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf candidate in Sialkot. Supported by PML-Q, Awan was contesting election for National Assembly seat NA-110 Sialkot City-I. The PPP leader withdrew against PTI’s Usman Dar

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