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PIA going down

Government of Pakistan to split and sell PIA

In a drive to sell national assets to payback IMF loans, PML-N led government of Pakistan is eager to sell Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), the flagship national carrier, to a joint consortium of Emirates Airlines, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways. According to Reuters, Pakistan Minister of State for Privatization Mohammad Zubair (who is brother of [...]

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Imran vs Nawaz

US Department of State shows support for Nawaz Sharif government in Pakistan

US Department of State in its daily briefing stated that they believe Nawaz Sharif is elected Prime Minister of Pakistan and there is an elected government in place. Answering a question that Imran Khan and his followers are not happy with the current government, Imran Khan is claiming the elections were fake and fraud and [...]

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Gullu Butt the good guy

Revenge of the Gullu Butt

In the wake of chaos that erupted after Lahore police raided the seminary and residence of Dr Tahirul Qadri, chief of Minhajul Quran and Pakistan Awami Tehreek, a man was seen thrashing a vehicle while a contingent of police was standing not far from him. The man was identified as Gullu Butt. Politicial affiliation of [...]

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Nawaz Sharif meet Narendra Modi, Aman ki Asha takes the driving seat?

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who travelled to India for attending the oath ceremony of the newly sworn-in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was greeted with barrage of criticism from the media quarters. Many political analysts were thinking that Mr. Modi has shown a very good gesture by inviting Pakistani premier in his oath taking ceremony and [...]

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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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