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  • Establishment never accepted Constitution: Afrasiab Khattak

    ISLAMABAD: Former senator Afrasiab Khattak on Thursday said the establishment never accepted the 1973 Constitution wholeheartedly and this was why whenever military dictators came to power they suspended the Constitution and introduced a presidential system...

    “In Pakistan, most of the issues revolve around security so it becomes very difficult to differ with the view of the establishment...

  • Afrasiab, Bushra get ANP notices for violating discipline

    The notices issued to ANP senior vice-president and former parliamentarian Bushra Gohar and former senator and former provincial president Afrasiab Khattak were signed by ANP general secretary Mian Iftikhar Hussain...

    He said the activities of Bushra and Afrasiab were not in the interest of the party and that they knew about the nature of activities they had been engaging in on social media for the last two months or so...

  • ACCA qualification

    THIS refers to the problem the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualified people are facing these days in Pakistan...

    The Higher Education Commission (HEC) gives equivalence to an ACCA qualified person with MComThere is no problem, but it seems by choosing this qualification we committed a sin...

  • Junagarh should be merged with Pakistan, says Nawab Khanji

    ISLAMABAD: The occupation of Junagarh by India violated Article 26 of the Vienna Convention on Law of Treaties and the state should be merged with Pakistan...

    This was stated by the nawab of Junagarh, Muhammad Jahangir Khanji, on Sunday during a meeting with Balochistan Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai...

  • NON-FICTION: THE NAKED NAWAB

    Author Meera Ali and photographer Karam Puri spent two years documenting the cuisine of 10 princely states of Pakistan and India: Arcot, Bahawalpur, Bhopal, Chhatari, Hyderabad: Asman Jahi Paigah, Kamadhia and Surat, Khairpur, Kotwara, Rampur and Zainabad...

  • NARRATIVE ARC: THE EGALITARIAN NAWAB

    The grey, but welcoming café and bar at the Institute of Education in London was a regular haunt of Professor Amin Mughal — one of Pakistan’s leading Progressive intellectuals who went into exile during the Zia era...

    The gentleman was referred to as Nawab Sahib during the conversation by Mughal...

  • Chhote nawab gets worked up

    The Nawab of Pataudi and actor Saif Ali Khan seldom loses his cool...

    Last week, when one pen-pusher got on his nerves, the chhote nawab replied, “It is disturbing to see how often women in the industry get asked about when are they getting married or having kids...

  • Nawab’s vintage car on display

    BAHAWALPUR: The district government has put on display a vintage car (made in 1930-35) that belongs to the late Nawab of Bahawalpur Sadiq Muhammad Khan Abbasi-V, at the Bahawalpur museum...

    It was the part of Nawab’s Motorkhana (motorcade)...

  • Chaand Nawab's route to stardom: A viral video, lost jobs and Bajrangi Bhaijaan

    This celebrity was Chaand Nawab of Bajrangi Bhaijan fame, and thronging him were journalists who had completely ignored him until very recently; they were now taking selfies with him...

    Ever since Chaand Nawab has risen to fame after the release of the Bollywood movie Bajrangi Bhaijan, which features a character inspired by him, journalists have been queuing up to interview him...

  • Nawab Bugti’s death anniversary observed

    Quetta: A strike was observed in Quetta and several district towns of Balochistan to mark the 9th death anniversary of Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, founder of the Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP)...

    Nawab Bugti was a prominent Baloch nationalist leader and fought for the rights of the people of Balochistan...

  • SC disposes of Punjab govt appeal in dispute over Bahawalpur nawab's land

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday finally disposed of a Punjab government appeal against a Lahore High Court (LHC) judgement in a longstanding dispute over inheritance of 312,440-acre land of late His Highness Amir of Bahawalpur Nawab Sadiq Mohammad Khan Abbasi...

    The SC had taken up the appeal of the Punjab government against the 2011 judgement of the LHC, which had quashed a proceeding initiated by the Punjab Land Commission...

  • China’s policy towards Pakistan unchanged, says Ahsan

    ISLAMABAD: Referr­ing to the recent BRICS declaration issued after a summit in the Chinese city of Xiamen, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday refuted media reports clai­ming that China had changed its policy towards Pakistan...

    Earlier this month, the leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa that make up the BRICS grouping, named militant groups allegedly based in Pakistan as a regional security concern,...

  • CPEC's next phase to enable technology transfers from China to Pakistan: Ahsan Iqbal

    Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal on Tuesday said the cooperation envisioned in the industrial sector under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project will ensure the transfer of technology, knowledge, and skills to Pakistan...

    “CPEC is helping promote a knowledge-based economy in Pakistan,” the minister said while addressing the seventh meeting of the Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) of CPEC, held in...

  • Ahsan Iqbal stresses upon Pakistan's need to 'bring its house in order'

    Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Tuesday said Pakistan needs to bring its house in order before asking the world for investment...

    Speaking at a China-Pakistan Economic Corridor related seminar, Iqbal said, "I will repeat what Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif have already said — we need to bring our house in order before we ask the world to invest in Pakistan...

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