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LHC adjourns hearing of PM Imran’s disqualification plea
Pakistan

LHC adjourns hearing of PM Imran’s disqualification plea

Lahore: The Lahore High Court on Friday adjourned the hearing of the petition of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s disqualification while ordering the counsel of the complainant to present additional arguments in order for the plea to be maintainable.

Nawaz Sharif retracts from Al Azizia Steel Mills ownership

Islamabad: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif Friday claimed before the accountability court that he had never been the owner of Al-Azizia Steel Mills and also distanced himself from any transaction in this regard. ...

NAB seeks placement of Hamza, Salman Shehbaz on ECL

Lahore: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday has recommended to the Ministry of Interior to place names of Hamza Shehbaz and Salman Shehbaz on Exit Control List. ...

One who doesn’t take U-turns isn’t a successful leader: PM Imran

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday claimed that a leader who does not take ‘U-turns’ as per the ground realities is not a real leader. ...

One-sided accountability would not work: Raza Rabbani

Islamabad: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) senior leader Senator Raza Rabbani on Friday has suggested to form federal commission for indiscriminate accountability process, adding that one-sided accountability would not work. ...

NAB court seeks another extension in Sharifs’ corruption trial deadline

Islamabad: An accountability court hearing the two corruption references against the Sharif family formally requested the Supreme Court for another extension in the deadline to wrap up the cases filed by NAB. ...

President Arif Alvi refuses to leave airport until protocol sent away

Lahore: President Dr Arif Alvi has set a new precedence in the history of Pakistan as the president refused to step outside from the airport until the protocol given to him was sent away. ...

CDA Deputy Director goes missing from Islamabad

Islamabad: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) Deputy Director Ayaz Khan went missing from Islamabad on Thursday. ...

PM Imran expresses concern over barring Fawad Chaudhry from Senate session

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday has expressed concerns over banning Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry’s entrance in the upper house for name calling during the session, said a statement issued by the PM Office media wing. ...