Politics Archive

Woman dies saving daughter from being raped

TAXILA: A woman lost her life while saving her daughter from being raped in Jallia village located in the limits of Hazro police station early on Sunday. Station House Officer (SHO) Mohammad Azam told newsmen that a suspect entered the house after …

NAB summons Shahbaz in another case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned opposition leader in the National Assembly and Pakis­tan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shahbaz Sharif in the assets beyond means reference. The former chief minister of Punjab has been asked to carry with him relevant …

‘Nawaz himself clears list of visitors’

LAHORE: Punjab Law Minister Muhammad Basharat Raja says Nawaz Sharif and not the government has cancelled scheduled meeting of the incarcerated former prime minister with his visitors in the Kot Lakhpat jail here on Thursday. Responding to the criticism of the opposition …

Squabbling Senators nearly come to blows

ISLAMABAD: As the controversy over Prime Minister Imran Khan’s alleged distortion of Islamic history refuses to die, the Senate on Wednesday witnessed a rare scene with at least seven sergeants at arms helpless to control furious members from treasury and opposition benches …

Maryam Nawaz may start mass contact drive from Sindh

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz has declared that she cannot be intimidated and now nobody can stop her from going to the masses against the ‘selected’ Imran Khan government. “I have seen imprisonment, exile and political victimisation…what else …