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Pakistani controversies that made headlines in 2017

Pakistan politics is more about rabble-rousing than fulfilling promises. What keeps our politicians more relevant is their frequent motor-mouthing and this is something that has become a regular trait. The 2017 is about to end but it leaves behind plenty of undesirably memorable moments triggered by our elected representatives as well as ‘apolitical’ celebrities. Here we will look at some of the bizarre headline-making statements given by them. Here you go: When PPP's Imdad Pitafi called Nusrat Sehar…

Bilawal takes notice of minister’s inappropiate remarks in Sindh Assembly

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto has taken notice of the incident in the Sindh Assembly in which a minister passed inappropriate remarks towards a female member of the opposition. According to a statement by the PPP media cell, Bilawal has directed President Sindh Nisar Khuhro to issue a show cause notice to the minister before taking any action. The incident occurred when PPP member Imdad Pitafi made derogatory and inappropriate remarks and exchange of words with Nusrat Sehar Abbasi of the…

‘Male politicians’ remarks against women in assemblies reflect society’s ethical, moral decay’

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Saturday reacted on a verbal quarrel between a woman member of Pakistan Muslim League-Functional, Nusrat Seher Abbasi and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) minister, Imdad Pitafi in the Sindh Assembly saying such obscene remarks by male legislators against women members in assemblies reflected ethical and moral decay of the society in Pakistan. He said that the religion of Islam rejects such remarks as they were against its basic teachings and global ethical…