Bishkek Mob Violence Kyrgyzstan Slams Rumour-Mongering India Pakistan Advisory Students S Jaishankar Shehbaz Sharif

Kyrgyzstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reaffirmed that the situation in Bishkek remains calm and well-managed, dispelling rumours of unrest circulating in foreign media, particularly in Pakistan. The Ministry assured that necessary measures are in place to ensure security and uphold peace and stability in the city. In a statement, the Ministry highlighted, “The Ministry of … Read more

Pakistan to privatise all SOEs, except strategic enterprises: Shehbaz Sharif

Cash-strapped Pakistan will privatise all state-owned enterprises, including the loss-making Pakistan International Airlines, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif announced on Tuesday, broadening the government’s initial plans to make only loss-making state firms private. The announcement to privatise state-run enterprises barring strategic ones comes a day after Pakistan started negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for … Read more

Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif quits as PML-N chief, Nawaz Sharif to assume post

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday resigned as the President of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), paving the way for his elder brother and former premier Nawaz Sharif to retake the helm of the ruling party amid internal strife. In his resignation letter addressed to the PML-N secretary general, Shehbaz cited the tumultuous events of … Read more

‘Prefer To Remain In Jail Rather Than…’: Imran Khan Says No Negotiation, No Deal With Pakistan Govt | World News

Lahore: Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister and PTI chief Imran Khan has said that he would prefer to remain in jail for nine more years than strike a deal with those who have enslaved his country. The PTI boss has categorically ruled out an agreement with those ”who have enslaved the country.”  In a message … Read more

Pak Government Extends Deadline For Deportation Of Afghans With Registration Cards Till June 30 | World News

New Delhi: Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Friday extended the deadline till June 30th for the deportation of Afghan refugees residing in the country with Proof of Registration (PoR) cards, according to an official statement. The deportation of illegal Afghan refugees staying in Pakistan has been going on since the government gave an ultimatum … Read more

US Warns Pakistan Of “Potential Risk Of Sanctions” Over Trade Deal With Iran

Iran President Ebrahim Raisi, who is on three-day visit to Pakistan, met Shehbaz Sharif on Monday. Washington: The US on Tuesday (local time) warned Pakistan of “potential risk of sanctions,” adding that they will continue to disrupt and take actions against proliferation networks considering business deals with Iran. Emphasising the US imposing sanctions on suppliers … Read more

Cash-Strapped Pak PM Sharif & Cabinet Ministers To Forgo Salaries | World News

Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and his Cabinet on Wednesday unanimously decided to forego their salaries and related benefits due to the precarious economic condition of the country. The decision was taken during a Cabinet meeting as part of the government’s austerity policies, aimed at curbing unnecessary expenditures, according to a press release by … Read more

Who Is Mian Javed Latif? Senior Nawaz Sharif Party Leader Who Has Called Shehbaz A ‘Puppet’ Of Military | World News

LAHORE: A senior Pakistani politician has stirred a big controversy by making a bold statement against the incumbent PML-N government in the country that has caught everyone’s attention. Mian Javed Latif – the man at the centre of the controversy – is a close aide of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif. He has suggested … Read more

PPP’s Asif Ali Zardari Elected President With Overwhelming Majority

Pakistan’s New President: Asif Ali Zardari, co-chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), has secured his second term as Pakistan’s president, defeating Mahmood Khan Achakzai, the candidate backed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-backed Sunni Ittehad Council. In the presidential election held in parliament, Zardari garnered an overwhelming majority, securing 411 votes, while Achakzai managed to … Read more

Pakistan’s Shehbaz Sharif Thanks PM Narendra Modi For Felicitating Him After Assuming Office

New Delhi: Pakistan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday thanked PM Narendra Modi for felicitating him on his election.   “Thank you @narendramodi for felicitations on my election as the Prime Minister of Pakistan,” Sharif tweeted while replying to Modi’s congratulatory message. Thank you @narendramodi for felicitations on my election as the Prime … Read more