Pak PM appoints 5 special assistants in cabinet expansion

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 15 Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today appointed five special assistants to further enlarge his already big cabinet.According to a statement, the new...

Aug 15, 2017 11:51 PM | Newsscroll

Pak PM appoints Aziz as deputy chairman of planning commission

Islamabad, Aug 14 Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has appointed former top diplomat Sartaj Aziz as the deputy chairman of planning commission while retained retired general Nasir Janjua...

Aug 14, 2017 6:46 PM | Newsscroll

Few conspired to oust democratic govt in Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Aug 10 : Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that millions of people had voted to elect their leader, but unfortunately a few had conspired to overthrow...

Aug 09, 2017 8:30 AM | Newsscroll

Shehbaz Sharif will be PML-N new President :Zafarul Haq

Lahore [Pakistan], August 9 :Raja Zafarul Haq, leader of the House in the Pakistan Senate, has said Shehbaz Sharif would be the new president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz...

Aug 08, 2017 7:35 PM | Newsscroll

Trouble in Nawaz Sharif's family

Lahore [Pakistan], August 9 :Tehmina Durrani, the fourth wife of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, has voiced her protest over her husband being given the responsibility of tightening...

Aug 08, 2017 6:26 PM | Newsscroll

Shehbaz Sharif set to head PML-N

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 9 Shehbaz Sharif is set to be appointed as president of the PML-N after Pakistan's Election Commission asked the ruling party to replace his brother Nawaz Sharif, who...

Aug 09, 2017 3:19 PM | Newsscroll

Pak EC asks PML-N to appoint new party chief to replace Sharif

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 8 Pakistan's Election Commission today issued a notice to the ruling Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) asking it to appoint a new leader to replace former prime...

Aug 08, 2017 5:05 PM | Newsscroll

PML-N may field Sharif's wife or daughter from vacant seat

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 8 Pakistan's ruling party may field ousted premier Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom or his daughter Maryam from the seat that fell vacant after he was disqualified from...

Aug 08, 2017 4:40 PM | Newsscroll

Tahirul Qadri returns,set to stage power show in Lahore

Lahore [Pakistan], August 8 :Prominent cleric and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri returned to Pakistan from Oslo on Tuesday morning to spearhead a campaign against the...

Aug 07, 2017 1:47 PM | Newsscroll

Pakistan gets its first Hindu cabinet minister in 20 years

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 5 : Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Darshan Lal has become the first Hindu politician to become federal cabinet minister in Pakistan for the first time...

Aug 05, 2017 12:55 AM | Newsscroll