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  • Twin cities’ traders to join other cities in shutter-down strike

    “After all efforts failed to convince the government to look into our concerns, we organised a kind of all parties conference belonging to the traders’ community in Lahore on July 5,” All Pakistan Markazi Anjuman-i-Tijaran President Ajmal Baloch said...

    Support for the strike call on July 13 has been extended by traders from major cities including Karachi, Lahore and Faisalabad...

  • Religious leaders criticise PM for calling Pakistan ‘liberal’

    NOWSHERA: Leaders of some religious parties have criticised the prime minister for calling Pakistan a “liberal country” in a recent speech...

    The chief of his own faction of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam, Maulana Samiul Haq, said that millions of people had sacrificed their lives for the creation of an ‘Islamic country’, adding that the slogan of a “liberal Pakistan” was a violation of the ideology of Pakistan...

  • State will take action against those calling others infidels: Nisar

    ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Monday said the state will now take action against those calling others kafir (non-Muslim), adding that the government had already tackled hate speech and glorification of terrorists in the first phase...

    "Sacrifices and firm commitment of the valiant soldiers of Pakistan Army, civil forces and the local people has eliminated terrorism from Malakand Division and we would...

  • Legislator sued for calling Turkey's Erdogan 'fascist dictator'

    Turkish state television says a lawyer for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has filed a criminal complaint against an opposition legislator for calling the leader a “fascist dictator...

    ”Lawmaker Bulent Tezcan, who is the spokesman for the main opposition party, made the comments in a town in northwest Turkey on Monday, to support a local mayor who was questioned by authorities for reportedly calling Erdogan a “dictator...

  • PPP submits calling attention notice on PIA affairs

    ISLAMABAD: The main opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has submitted a calling attention notice to the National Assembly Secretariat seeking a response from the government over reports about the possible sale of the foreign assets of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)...

  • Rustic art: Nature calling

    If one has to pick a single genre of art in Pakistan, that not only has made its mark in the national and international art circles but also attained eternal acceptance and popularity among the masses, landscape painting would be the only option...

    From the Mughal Miniature tradition to the Colonial Company Painting and from the pioneers of art in Pakistan like Allah Bakhsh and Khalid Iqbal to the exponents who made this genre as...

  • PPP files resolution in NA calling for NBP chief’s removal

    ISLAMABAD: The main opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has submitted a resolution to the National Assembly Secretariat calling for removal of the recently-appointed National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) president Saeed Ahmed for his alleged involvement in money laundering...

    Previously he had been serving as deputy governor of the State Bank of Pakistan since January 21, 2014...

  • Khawaja Asif takes flak for calling Firdous Ashiq Awan PTI's 'newly acquired dumper'

    Federal Defence Minister and PML-N stalwart Khawaja Asif sparked an outcry after seemingly referring to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's new arrival Firdous Ashiq Awan as the party's "newly acquired dumper" and — in an apparent repeat of his earlier verbal transgression — PTI chief whip Shireen Mazari as a "tractor trolley"...

    "Are you a literate Defence Minister of Pakistan?" one user commented in response to Asif's tweet...

  • Govt, opposition indulge in name-calling in raucous NA session

    Lawmakers from the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI) and other opposition parties walked out of the National Assembly on Thursday after Defence Minister Khawaja Asif accused PTI leader Ayesha Gulalai of electricity theft...

    "Thieves are protesting loadshedding," Asif said targetting Gulalai, who had led a protest against the Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pepco) in Peshawar a day earlier...

  • Reference will be sent to Iran calling for probe into RAW presence in Chabahar

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will send a formal reference to Iran seeking investigation into presence of the Indian spy agency, Research and Analysis Wing, in Chabahar and influx of its agents into Balochistan and other parts of Pakistan...

    “In the reference, Pakistan will ask Iran how Indian spy agency’s network was being operated in Chabahar and one of its agents had come to Pakistan via Iranian border,” the interior ministry spokesman...

  • Explanation sought from KP govt about calling army

    A bench comprising PHC Chief Justice Mazhar Alam Miankhel and Justice Irshad Qaiser also directed the advocate general, Abdul Lateef Yousafzai, to submit the correspondence between the provincial and federal governments through which the former had requested the latter for calling the security forces in aid of civil power in the province...

    He said that in the said communication the provincial government had expressed concern over...

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