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  • Pemra seeks ARY News response to IB complaint against 'fake news'

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Saturday directed ARY News to respond to a complaint filed by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) against its report on a list of lawmakers suspected of links with banned militant groups allegedly compiled by the IB...

    The list first came to light when ARY News programme 'Power Play' aired a report on Sept 25 claiming that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB on...

  • Pemra serves notices to ARY, Bol News over 'fake' news regarding cabinet reshuffle

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued show-cause notices to ARY News and Bol News for airing news items regarding a reshuffle in the federal cabinet and change in the portfolios of some federal ministers, it emerged on Tuesday...

    The two media outlets had aired the news on Monday morning about a possible reshuffle in the posts for Minister for Finance and Minister of State for Interior held by Asad Umar...

  • Republican administration to maintain close ties with Pakistan

    WASHINGTON: If elected, the Trump administration in the US would continue to treat Pakistan as an important ally in a sensitive region, says the Republican election manifesto released at the party convention...

    The manifesto, called the party platform in the United States, regards a working relationship with Pakistan as necessary for US interests and gives it a prominent position in its plans for the South Asian region...

  • Republican candidate against Muslim becoming US president

    NEW YORK: Republican presidential candidate Dr Ben Carson has said that he will not support a Muslim as president of the United States...

    Carson’s comments come days after another Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump, who is being criticised for not challenging a questioner about Muslims being a threat while calling President Obama a foreign-born Muslim at a town hall meeting in New Hampshire...

  • 12 Baloch Republican Army militants surrender to security forces

    Twelve members of the Baloch Republican Army (BRA) surrendered to security forces in Balochistan on Wednesday, a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said...

    Separately, 39 suspects, including eight Afghans, were apprehended in intelligence-based operations (IBO) conducted jointly by the Pakistan Rangers, Punjab Police and intelligence agencies in Lahore, Faisalabad and Islamabad, the ISPR statement said... ...

  • Top Republican lawmaker says US on course for WWIII with Trump at helm

    A top Republican lawmaker warned on Sunday that US President Donald Trump's impulsive threats against other countries could set America "on the path to World War III," in comments capping an unusually hostile and public feud between the pair on Twitter...

    Corker, a respected moderate who once supported Trump, has emerged in recent months as one of the president's most outspoken Republican critics...

  • A republican executive

    The Constitution of Pakistan follows this model (Article 90-99)...

    In Pakistan in 1973, after experiments, trials and errors, the constituent assembly decided to have a prime ministerial system...

  • Republican high-ups scramble to block Trump’s path to nomination

    WASHINGTON: Republican leaders and mainstream voters were watching on Friday for signs that Thursday’s attacks on front-running presidential candidate Donald Trump, one of the most extraordinary days in party history, had blunted his campaign for the party’s nomination...

    The chaos reflects the Republican leadership’s conviction that Trump cannot defeat likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state and first...

  • Where are all the high-ranking Republican women?

    It was May 7, 2004, nine days after CBS News aired photos of US soldiers mistreating naked and bloodied Iraqi prisoners at the Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad...

    Respect is something Republican women are fiercely debating after Donald Trump — who some critics have branded a misogynist — officially accepted the GOP presidential nomination in Cleveland last month...

  • Cruz, Trump split four states in setback for Republican establishment

    WASHINGTON: Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz split victories in four nominating contests with front-runner Donald Trump on Saturday, bolstering Cruz's argument that he represents the party's best chance to stop the brash New York billionaire...

    The results were a repudiation of a Republican establishment that has bristled at the prospect of either Cruz or Trump winning the party's nomination and has largely lined up behind...

  • Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie ends White House bid

    NEW YORK: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Wednesday ended his bid for the United States (US) presidency, further whittling down a once-crowded Republican field led by billionaire real estate tycoon Donald Trump...

    With such bleak results, it was unlikely that Christie would have been invited to participate in the next Republican debate on Saturday...

  • Republican national security officials reject Trump

    WASHINGTON: Fifty senior Republican national security officials have issued a stinging rejection of their party's White House nominee Donald Trump, warning if elected he would be "the most reckless president in American history"...

    They served under Republican presidents from Richard Nixon to George W...

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