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Opposition parties chalk out strategy for NA Session, APC

ISLAMABAD: In order to chalk out strategy for an ongoing session of the National Assembly and expected All Parties Conference, the leaders hailing from the opposition parties called on opposition leader, Shehbaz Sharif in his chamber on Thursday (today). PPP leaders,  Khursheed Shah, Naveed Qamar and JUI-F's Abdul Ghafoor Hyderi during the meeting with Shehbaz Sharif discussed plan for an ongoing  session of the National Assembly and matters pertaining to the multi party moot of the opposition parties. Talking to the…

JUI-F chief Fazlur Rehman postpones APC

ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday announced the postponement of the All Parties Conference (APC), convened by his party, for a few days. Talking to media, Fazlur Rehman said that a high-level meeting of his party has decided to convene a parliamentary leaders' meeting ahead of the APC to finalize the modalities of the "all-important" meeting. He maintained that the PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif, Pakistan People's Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-Chairman…

Row between PPP and PML-N put opposition APC in jeopardy

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership has conditioned its participation in the opposition's all parties conference (APC) convened by Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman. The differences between two major opposition parties - Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) - have turned the prospects of a successful APC bleak. As per sources, in order to patch up with the PPP, the leadership of PML-N has put forward the need to restore trust as its foremost precondition. The former…

Opposition parties trying to seek NRO through APC: state minister

ISLAMABAD: Talking about undisclosed agenda of the All Parties Conference (APC), Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan on Tuesday said ostensibly the opposition parties were trying to seek a National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) to evade the accountability. Talking to the host of ARY News program 'Off The Record', he said the ongoing accountability cases against the opposition leaders were not filed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government.  Shedding light on possibility of topics…

Nawaz, Shehbaz refrain from attending opposition’s APC

ISLAMABAD: The Sharif brothers - Nawaz and Shehbaz - decided against attending the all parties conference (APC) convened by Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman on October 31. The key decision was taken on Tuesday during the meeting of brothers duo at the residence of Shehbaz Shairf in Minister's enclave which is declared as his sub-jail. Nonetheless, a delegation of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) will attend the APC called by Jamiat Ulema Islam-F chief Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman. The meeting of top leaders of PML-N was also…

Not interested in toppling PTI government, says Zardari

LAHORE: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Saturday said that he or his party are not interested in toppling the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, ARY News reported.  Addressing a press conference in Lahore, the former president said that he doesn't want to topple the government but wants the PTI to fail and leave the government. About the upcoming All Parties Conference (APC) against the government and the the parties' participation, he said that the initiative was taken by…

Opposition plans ‘All Party Conference’ on Oct 31

ISLAMABAD: The opposition parties have decided to convene 'All Parties Conference (APC)' on October 31 aiming to take a united stand against the government, ARY News reported. "JUI-F Chief, Molana Fazlur Rehman has informed former president and Co Chairman PPP, Asif Ali Zardari about APC's expected date", sources informed. In order to build consensus against the government, Mr Fazlur Rehman has started contacting opposition parties to decide final date of the 'APC'. It was learnt that arrangements of the APC will be…

Opposition agrees to bring joint presidential candidate

ISLAMABAD: The All-Parties Conference convened by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday has decided to bring forward a joint candidate for the post of the president of Pakistan. Addressing media after the conference in the resort town of Murree, PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal said that a consensus had been reached on a united candidate for the head of state who will be announced tomorrow on Sunday. He said that all parties including the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Muttahida Majlis-s-Amal (MMA) and Awami…

Opposition parties to protest outside ECP on August 8

ISLAMABAD: An action committee formed after the all parties conference (APC) held by several political parties agreed to protest outside the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on August 8. A meeting of the action committee was held on Friday at the residence of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq to discuss the way forward. Awami National Party (ANP) leader Ghulam Ahmed Bilour said a countrywide protest will be held on August 9, while the united opposition parties…

APC rejects election results, vows to demand fresh polls

ISLAMABAD: An All Parties Conference (APC) convened to devise strategy against alleged rigging in July 25 general elections rejected the poll results and vowed to start a movement to demand fresh elections, ARY News reported on Friday. Speaking to media after the conference, the Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) chief Fazlur Rehman announced that all parties have rejected the polls and will launch a movement to demand fresh polls. Fazl also said that other than Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz…