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Nawaz chairs PML-N re-organization meeting

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the organization committee of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chaired by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, held here on Monday. The party's president Shehbaz Sharif, party stalwarts Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Rana Sanaullah, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq and other leaders attended the meeting. PML-N secretary general Ahsan Iqbal who heads the central organization committee formed for the party’s re-organisation, briefed the meeting on the drive and presented his recommendations. Iqbal informed the meeting that…

“Zardari will be punished like a dacoit for his wrongdoings”

KARACHI: The Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Ali Haider Zaidi, slammed Asif Ali Zardari saying that the former president looted the entire country without any limits and he will get a dacoit like punishment for his wrongdoings.  Speaking to media after inaugurating a library at Pakistan Navy Shipping Corporation on Monday, the minster remarked, "a thief, dacoit, murderer has no respect and Zardari will not be spared." Responding to the Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman's recent criticism of the government,…

Conceding PAC chairmanship to Shehbaz sent a wrong message: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed on Saturday criticised the government's act to concede Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairmanship to Shehbaz Sharif didn't send a good message to the masses, ARY News reported. Addressing a press conference in Punjab province's capital, the minister said that the government's decision to concede PAC chairmanship to Opposition Leader in National Assembly Mian Shehbaz Sharif sent a wrong message for "people wish to see dishonest people to meet their end". "If Shehbaz…

Shehbaz Sharif, PML-N are blackmailers, says Fawad Chaudhry

JHELUM: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said Shehbaz Sharif and his party Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are blackmailers, ARY News reported on Friday. Talking to journalists in Jhelum here today, he said opposition parties had once walked out from National Assembly session today, over pretext of non-issuance of Khawaja Saad Rafique's production orders, adding “Opposition leader, Shehbaz Sharif and his party are blackmailers.” “Opposition wants National Reconciliation…

Opposition walks out from NA over non-issuance of Rafique’s production order

ISLAMABAD: The Opposition on Friday staged a walkout in the National Assembly (NA) once again, to protest over non-issuance of a production order for Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz MNA Khawaja Saad Rafique. Following the opposition’s walkout, the assembly session was adjourned till Monday. As the assembly session went underway, incarcerated Leader of Opposition in NA Shehbaz Sharif, who also attends NA sessions on production orders, pleaded the Speaker to issue the same for his detained party member. Pakistan Peoples…

PPP welcomes decision of agreeing over Shehbaz’s name for PAC chairmanship

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has welcomed incumbent government’s decision of agreeing over name of Shehbaz Sharif for the chairmanship of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), ARY News reported on Thursday. Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar, the spokesperson of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, in his statement issued here today said, matter of PAC chairmanship was resolved on Bilawal’s suggestion. "PPP welcomes the decision of the PTI-led federal government of green signaling the name of Shehbaz Sharif for PAC…

Ayaz Sadiq thanks PM for agreeing on Shehbaz’s name for PAC chairmanship

ISLAMABAD: PML-N stalwart and former National Assembly speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq on Thursday hailed the PTI-led federal government’s decision to agree to the name of opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif for the chairmanship of the Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Speaking in the lower house of Parliament, he said treasury members’ role to break the deadlock over the PAC chairman’s appointment is laudable. He thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan for reviewing his position on the issue. Mr Sadiq said the PAC only…

Government ready to give PAC chairmanship to Shehbaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has finally conceded the Opposition's nomination of Shehbaz Sharif as the chairman of the all-powerful Public Accounts Committee (PAC). According to details, the government and the opposition reached a consensus on Thursday to let the Leader of Opposition, Shehbaz Sharif, to chair the Public Accounts Committee. Speaking on the floor of the National Assembly, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi apprised the House earlier today that Prime Minister Imran Khan has…

Will quit parliament if corruption charges proven: Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: Leader of the opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said he will quit Parliament if the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) proves corruption of single penny against him. Speaking on the floor of the house, he said the PTI government and NAB enjoyed an un-detachable bond, adding that even a man with no brain can see how people were being subjected to accountability. He said the Bureau began a probe into the Ashiana Housing Scheme in January, this year but has not filed a reference…

Nawaz meets Shehbaz at Ministers’ Enclave, discusses NAB actions

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday met his younger brother Shehbaz Sharif at the Ministers’ Enclave that has been declared a sub-jail to detain the latter during his stay in Islamabad. According to details, the meeting between the two spanned around an hour and a half. During the meeting, the Sharif brothers discussed different issues, including National Accountability Bureau (NAB) cases against members of the Sharif family and party leaders. They also deliberated on the Khawaja brothers’…