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Taliban Pakistan

TTP Complies a 15 Point Demand List for Negotiations with Government of Pakistan

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has compiled a list of 15 points that will be brought forward in negotiations with government of Pakistan. The 15 point list by the TTP (reported by the Dawn) are as follows: • Stop drone attacks • Introduce Sharia law in courts • Introduce Islamic system of education in both public [...]

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Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad

Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad left for a personal visit of Dubai, family to follow suit

According to news reports, Sindh Governor Ishratul Ibad has left for personal visit of Dubai. He has asked his family to join him there. He may leave for Singapore from Dubai. Rumours are rife that Ishratul Ibad has resigned from his post. Analysts are saying that this means that the ongoing operation in Karachi may [...]

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Mamnoon Hussain President of Pakistan

Mamnoon Hussain of PML-N elected as 12th President of Pakistan

Mamnoon Hussain of PML-N, 73-year-old businessman from Karachi and ex-governor Sindh, has been elected as 12th President of Pakistan. Mamnoon Hussain won easily in Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan, though he lost in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, where PTI has the majority. He won 277 out of 311 votes in the upper and lower houses of parliament to emerge [...]

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Comments on Pakistan Budget 2013-14

Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar announced Pakistan Budget 2013-14 yesterday. Salient features of Budget 2013 are as follows. Budget size: Rs 3.591 trillion Project Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth: 48 percent Fiscal Deficit: 8 percent Inflation Target: 9.5 percent Ishaq Dar claimed that Budget 2013 is business friendly. However, he failed to mention that [...]

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Pakistan Budget 2013 Social Media

Social Media Commentary on Pakistan Budget 2013-14

Storify by Chowrangi Thu, Jun 13 2013 01:41:06 0 0 Edit Budget 2013 Social Media Commentary on Pakistan Budget 2013-14 Budget Expectations Aisha Khan@Aishaazeemi Instead of giving free laptops, provide free education. #Budget2013 Wed, Jun 12 2013 11:34:15 ReplyRetweetFavorite Budget Announcements Gharidah Farooqi@GFarooqi So no announcement of minimum wage for workers as PMLN promised to [...]

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Fauzia Kasuri

Fauzia Kasuri quits PTI, may join PML-N

Fauzia Kasuri, one of the senior most members of Pakistan Tehreek Insaf (PTI) and often called the Mother of PTI (MOPTI), has decided to quit PTI after being felt dejected and unwelcomed by the decisions of party to sideline her and not hearing her complaints. It was reported that Ms Kasuri felt bad after she [...]

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PML-N Ministers

PML-N to form National Government, matching men to ministries

After winning the majority of seats in National Assembly, PML-N is in a comfortable position to make government without taking a major partner on board. So far, many independents have joined them and Maulana Fazlur Rehman and his JUI-F are also in talks to share power. The groups inside PML-N are lobbying for their favourite [...]

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Shahid Nazir One Pound Fish Man

Shahid Nazir the One Pound Fish Man to sing for PML-N Election Campaign

From selling fish for One Pound to becoming a mini celebrity singer, Shahid Nazir – the One Pound Fish Man has performed another somersault, political in nature this time. Apparently, Shahid Nazir is planning to sing for PML-N election campaign. Shahid Nazir said his family had a long association with the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PMLN) [...]

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Pakistan Tax

Election 2013: 4000 candidates have not paid Income Tax for once

At least half of the candidates who have submitted their nomination papers for Election 2013 are non-taxpayers or tax defaulters. As reported by Ansar Abbasi in the News, almost 4,000 out of the 8,000 candidates, whose nomination papers had been scanned and scrutinised by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), do not pay any income [...]

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Najam Sethi

Najam Sethi selected as interim Chief Minister Punjab

Najam Sethi, senior journalist, book publisher, editor of The Friday Times, and participant of talk show Aaps ki Baat at Geo News, has been selected as interim Chief Minister Punjab. A six member parliamentary committee comprising three members each from the government and opposition side has been discussing four names for the post of caretaker [...]

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