PMLN Using Political Parties for Personal Gains: Shibli

ISLAMABAD, Dec 9 (APP): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz Wednesday said Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz was using political parties for its personal gains. All opposition parties' leaders had suffered defeat on FATF legislation, he said while talking to a private news channel. The opposition parties proposed such amendments in the NAB act which were meant to weaken the national anti-graft watchdog, he said.

Asif Zardari suffered head injuries, says a medical report

Karachi, 7th December: Pakistan’s ex-president Asif Ali Zardari sustained head injuries when he fell, says a medical report. Baaghi TV: Asif Ali Zardari had suffered a head injury after he had fallen as stated by a medical report submitted to the Islamabad High Court. The medical report, obtained by Geo News on Monday, revealed that the former president was readmitted to a hospital on November 22.

Funeral prayers of Judge Arshad Malik held today

According to the report of Baaghi TV, funeral prayers of former accountability court judge Arshad Malik have been offered. A large number of people attended. The deceased’s body was transported to his native village, where he was laid to rest. He died yesterday at a private hospital in Islamabad. According to reports, Malik was ill for several days and undergoing treatment at a private hospital.

Government Taking Steps to Restructure National Institutions: Dr Gill

ISLAMABAD, Dec 4 (APP): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Communication Dr. Shahbaz Gill Friday said the government was taking steps to revamp and restructure the national institutions to streamline the system to yield desirous results. The previous governments of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) had ruined and politicized the country’s institutions for their vested interests

Ahead of Talks with Centre, Farmers Demand Parliament Session to Repeal Farm Laws

India: Ahead of the second round of talks with the Centre, the protesting farmers Wednesday demanded that the government call a special session of the Parliament to repeal the contentious farm laws even as Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar assured that all their objections would be addressed.

President & PM Grieved Over Death of Mir Zafarullah Jamali

ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi and PM Imran Khan Wednesday expressed their deep grief and sorrow over the death of former prime minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali. According to a press release, the president expressing his condolence and sympathies with the bereaved family, prayed for the high ranks of the departed soul and for the bereaved family to bear the loss with fortitude.

Former Premier Zafarullah Jamali Passes Away

ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (APP): Former PM Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali has passed away aged 76 at a hospital in Rawalpindi. The news of his demise was confirmed by Senator Sana Jamali on Wednesday evening. Jamali, who served as premier from November 2002 to June 2004, was shifted to the Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology & National Institute of Heart Diseases in Rawalpindi after a heart attack last week.

BBC’s Interview Exposes Dar as Liar: Shibli Faraz

ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (APP): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz Wednesday said former finance minister Ishaq Dar, in his interview with BBC World, had fully exposed his lies about his assets and the accountability process. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leaders, including Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz Sharif, Maryam Safdar and Ishaq Dar are certified liars, who remained involved in corrupt practices while in the government, he said

CM Directs SNGPL to Ensure Uninterrupted Gas Supply in Winter

PESHAWAR, Dec 02 (APP): Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mehmood Khan has directed the officials of Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) to take all necessary steps to ensure uninterrupted supply of gas to consumers across the during winter season. He said that consumers should not face the problem of gas load shedding and low pressure in winter.

5th PDM Rally Marching Forward Despite Blockades

Lahore, 30th November: The 5th rally of PDM is marching forward to its destination despite road blockade and barriers. As per reports from Dawn News, the fifth power show of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) is underway at Multan’s Ghanta Ghar Chowk after days of conflict between the administration and opposition workers for holding a rally despite the rise in coronavirus cases in the country.

PDM Rally: Showdown between Govt and Opposition

Lahore, 30th November: Authorities deploy containers and register FIRs against the PDM to hold a rally in Multan today. According to reports, a showdown is expected between the government and Opposition as authorities plan to stop the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM ) from holding its rally. The public gathering in Multan on Monday also marks PPP’s 53rd foundation day.

COVID-19: Former provincial minister dies of the novel virus

According to the report of Baaghi TV, the second wave of Coronavirus continues in Pakistan. Leading political figures too, are suffering, in the second wave. According to reports a former provincial minister from MQM has died due to COVID-19. MQM leader Adil Siddiqui has died due to corona virus. The MQM leader had been undergoing treatment at a Karachi hospital for several days.

PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Pledges to Continue Struggles

On 53rd Foundation Day, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari pledged to continue the struggle for Democracy, Constitutional supremacy and Human Rights despite puppet regime’s highhandedness. ISLAMABAD/KARACHI, November 29: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that PPP leadership and workers braved the worst dictators and their remnants’ intimidation, torture and imprisonments resulting in martyrdoms.

Urmila Mantondkar to Join Shiv Sena?

Urmila Matondkar, Bollywood actor-turned-politician who contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections on a Congress ticket and resigned five months later, is all set to join the Shiv Sena. Urmila Matondkar will join Shiv Sena on Monday, over a year after leaving the Congress party. No further details about her joining the Shiv Sena have been shared.

District Administration Removes Political Party Flags From Stadium

MULTAN, Nov 29 (APP): District administration have removed flags of different political parties and locked gates of Qasim Bagh stadium during the ongoing conflict to stop PDM public gathering to prevent coronavirus spread. The district administration is striving hard to implement government and court orders regarding public gatherings of more than 300 people across the country. However, PDM refused to follow government and court orders.

Funeral prayers of Begum Shamim Akhtar offered

According to Baghi TV, the funeral prayers of Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif’s mother have been offered at Jati Amira. The funeral prayer was attended by PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif, party leaders including Hamza Shehbaz, Assembly members and workers. Funeral prayers were offered by Allama Ragheb Naeemi. Begum Shamim Akhtar will be buried next to Mian Sharif.

Gilgit-Baltistan cabinet final, PM to attend swearing-in ceremony

According to Baaghi TV, Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided to visit Gilgit-Baltistan. Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Gilgit-Baltistan on Wednesday. Federal Minister Ali Amin Gandapur and Saifullah Niazi will also accompany the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister will attend the swearing-in ceremony of the Gilgit-Baltistan Cabinet. The Prime Minister also approved the formation of the Gilgit-Baltistan Cabinet.

Notable guest at Bakhatwar’s engagement ceremony

Baaghi TV: According to sources, former president Asif Ali Zardari and late PM Benazir Bhutto’s elder daughter Bakhtawar Zardari is getting betrothed today at the Bilawal House to a business tycoon Mahmood Chaudhry. A notable personality made his grand entry at the event and drew eyes from the engaged couple. None other than Pakistan’s business tycoon Malik Riaz made his presence felt at the occasion.  

Begum Shamim Akhtar’s body leaves for Heathrow Airport

London, 27th November: The body of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s mother has left for Heathrow Airport, London. According to a Baaghi TV report, the funeral prayers of Nawaz Sharif’s mother Begum Shamim Akhtar have been offered and her body is being shifted to Heathrow Airport, from where her body will reach Pakistan.

PTI criticizes Maryam Nawaz on her latest move!

Lahore, 27th November: PTI has criticized the latest decision taken by the PML-N vice president. According to Baaghi TV, PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz will attend the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) Multan rally on Nov 30. “Nawaz Sharif has directed me to attend the meeting of the PDM,” Ms Nawaz told reporters at Jati Umra here on Thursday.

PM Khan finalises name for Gilgit Baltistan Chief Minister

Gilgit: PM Imran Khan has finalized Advocate Khalid Khurshid’s name as next CM of Gilgit-Baltistan. According to sources, names for the CM of Gilgit-Baltistan were finalized on Thursday but today the name had to be announced by PM Imran Khan. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Shahbaz Gill has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved Khalid Khurshid as the Chief Minister of Gilgit-Baltistan.

Differences arising between Maryam Nawaz and Captain Safdar?

Baaghi TV reports say that PML-N’s vice president Maryam Nawaz is hiding facts taking the cover of her husband’s illness. According to sources, after the news that Captain Safdar’s third coronavirus test has come back positive, some rumours are abuzz that the party is trying to divert media attention from the differences between Maryam Nawaz and Captain Safdar.

GB Assembly: PTI’s Amjad Ali elected as Assembly Speaker

Baaghi TV: According to reports, Syed Amjad Ali from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has been elected as the Deputy Speaker after securing 18 votes. The outgoing speaker, Fida Muhammad Nashad, announced the results and said that joint opposition’s candidate Ghulam Mohammad secured 8 votes. Speaker Nashad administered the oath to the newly elected speaker Amjad Ali.

Turkish Court Jails 27 for Life Over 2016 Coup Attempt

Ankara, Nov 26 (AFP/APP): A Turkish court on Thursday jailed 27 former pilots and other suspects for life in one of the largest trials stemming from the bloody 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. They were convicted of crimes including murder, trying to overthrow the constitutional order and attempting to assassinate the president, an AFP reporter in the courtroom said.

Son of Former Prime Minister Arrested

Police arrested former prime minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Yousaf Raza Gillani’s son Ali Musa Gillani in Multan on Wednesday. According to initial reports, Musa Gillani had reached Chehleek Police to protest, where police took him into custody after making harsh remarks. PPP activists protested outside the police station and demanded the release of Musa Gillani.

Case Registered Against PDM Leaders?

Multan: A case has been registered against PDM political leaders and workers. What are the allegations? According to a Baaghi TV report, a case was registered at Multan Stadium Qila Kahna Qasim Bagh. PDM leaders broke the stadium lock, upon which the government has intervened against 30 people, including Dr. Javed Siddiqui, Sheikh Tariq Rashid, Abdul Waheed Arain and Abdul Qadir Gilani.

Sen Rehman Malik writes to Joe Biden to address world peace

Islamabad, 23rd November: Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Home Affairs Senator Rehman Malik has written to newly elected US President Joe Biden. Baaghi TV: In his letter, Senator Rehman Malik congratulates Joe Biden on his election as the US President. He writes that you will play a key role in world peace, Pakistan-US friendship spans decades and Pakistan has always stood by the United States.