Govt contemplates strategy to deal with Long March

ISLAMABAD: The PML-N-led coalition government Monday held detailed talks to help deal with the PTI long march scheduled for May 25 and...

Imran Khan seeks Donald Lu’s sacking for his ‘sheer arrogance, bad manners’

ISLAMABAD: PTI Chairman Imran Khan on Monday called for sacking the US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asia Donald...

ECP de-notifies defecting Punjab lawmakers of PTI

ISLAMABAD/LAHORE: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) formally de-notified 25 lawmakers in the Punjab Assembly of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) who had defected...

Imran to lead march on Islamabad on May 25

-- Khan seeks immediate dissolution of assemblies, date for next general elections -- Urges military to stick to its stated stance of being...

Nation will not spare Imran Khan if he instigates civil war in country: PM Shehbaz Sharif

LAHORE: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday said that the Pakistani nation would not spare PTI Chairman Imran Khan if he tried...

Power crisis worsens as shortfall reaches 5,349 megawatts

ISLAMABAD: Electricity supplies to homes, businesses and factories across Pakistan have been cut for several hours a day as the country grapples...

Key session postponed after police seized Punjab Assembly

-- No-trust motion against speaker dismissed, voting on one pending against deputy delayed -- Coordination secretary arrested, two assembly civil servants narrowly escape...

Bilawal calls on China counterpart on first bilateral visit

BEIJING/ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Sunday held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, in the northwestern city of Guangzhou,...

PM Shehbaz meets Zardari, Fazl to help devise strategy to meet simmering challenges

LAHORE: Amid rising political temperature in the country, former president Asif Ali Zardari called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif here on Saturday...

Court sets Mazari free, orders judicial probe into arrest

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court Chief Justice Athar Minllah late Saturday night ordered immediate release of PTI leader Dr Shireen Mazari and directed...

PM imposes economic emergency to tackle dollar flight

-- Luxury items' banned to save precious foreign exchange ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said that the decision to ban the...

ECP decision on disqualification of Punjab defectors of PTI tomorrow

-- With Damocles sword of Supreme Court defections ruling hanging over Hamza Shehbaz, his future as Punjab chief minister hangs in balance ISLAMABAD:...

Afghanistan’s Taliban mediate ceasefire between Pakistan, TTP

KABUL: The Taliban have mediated a temporary ceasefire between Pakistan and Afghanistan-based Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militant group following talks between the two...

IHC tells Cheema his petition against sacking comes under LHC jurisdiction

ISLAMABAD: Former Punjab governor Omer Sarfraz Cheema on Thursday moved Islamabad High Court (IHC) against his removal by the federal government against...

Bilawal holds separate meetings with Blinken, Guterres in US

Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday held a meeting with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in New York and discussed...