Pakistan Parliament To Elect New Prime Minister On March 3, Shehbaz Sharif Frontrunner

On February 13, Shehbaz Sharif was nominated for the position of PM by his brother Nawaz Sharif. Islamabad: The National Assembly (NA) Secretariat has released the timetable for the prime ministerial election to be held in Pakistan on March 3, as per ARY News. Newly sworn-in MNAs will participate in the voting process for the … Read more

Pakistan Electoral Official Resigns, Alleges CEC And Chief Justice Involved In Poll-Rigging

A senior Pakistani bureaucrat resigned from his job on Saturday, alleging that the chief election commissioner and chief justice were complicit in poll-rigging in the recently held national assembly election, news agency PTI reported. He accepted “responsibility for all this wrongdoing.” Former Rawalpindi Commissioner Liaquat Ali Chattha’s remarks came after incarcerated former Prime Minister Imran … Read more

Pakistan Army Launch Fresh Crackdown Against Imran Khan’s Party Leaders Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

New Delhi: A fresh crackdown allegedly led by the Pakistan Army has been launched against the jailed former Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party, purportedly to put pressure on the winners in the recent elections into shifting their allegiance to parties with military backing, news agency PTI reported. Tensions escalated between Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and … Read more

Video: Jailed Imran Khan claims his party’s victory in Pakistan election

Jailed former premier Imran Khan’s party-backed independent candidates seemed to have sprung a surprise as the results of the general elections in Pakistan started trickling in on Friday following unusual delays, leading to allegations of rigging. Votes are being counted in Pakistan after Thursday’s general election which was marred by allegations of rigging, sporadic violence … Read more

Pakistan Elections US To Closely Monitor Pakistan Elections Concerns Over Over Curbs On Freedom Expression Assembly Associations

Washington: The United States is closely monitoring Pakistan’s electoral process, an official of the US State Department has said, observing that it has concerns over the infringement with respect for freedom of expression, assembly, and associations.  Speaking at his regular press briefing, US State Department Deputy Spokesperson Vedant Patel said that it wants the broad … Read more

Bilawal Bhutto says won’t become foreign minister if Nawaz Sharif returns as Pakistan Prime Minister

Pakistan Peoples Party chairman and former foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday said he would not become the country’s top diplomat under Nawaz Sharif if the ex-prime minister comes back to power in Thursday’s election. The 35-year-old son of slain former prime minister Benazir Bhutto became the country’s youngest foreign minister in 2022, in … Read more

Imran Khan, Pakistan’s jailed Ex-PM, says all cases against him will end if he obeys powers that be

Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Imran Khan has said that all cases pending against him will end if he obeys the powers that be, indicating that a message is being given to him. The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder said he also conveyed the message of how he dared to expose the conspiracy and this is … Read more

Pakistan Election Anwaarul Haq Kakar Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari PTI Imran Khan PML-N Afghan Taliban

Islamabad, Nov 20 (PTI) Pakistan’s caretaker Prime Minister Anwaarul Haq Kakar has said that those involved in the unprecedented attacks on security installations on May 9 this year must not go unpunished and should be tried by military courts. In an interview with Geo News on Sunday, Kakar referred to the May 9 incidents in … Read more

US Lawmakers Ask Biden Administration To Withhold Assistance To Pakistan | World News

WASHINGTON: Eleven members of the US Congress, in a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, have urged the Biden administration to withhold future US assistance to Pakistan, until the country restores constitutional order and holds free and fair elections, local media reported. The lawmakers requested a legal determination from the Department of State … Read more