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  • Yasmin for deputing presiding officers from outside Punjab

    LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidate for by-election Dr Yasmin Rashid on Thursday reiterated her concerns about pre-poll rigging stating that her party had submitted 17 petitions to the Election Commission but all in vain so far...

    Meanwhile, Dr Yasmin Rashid has condemned alleged torture of a woman worker by “a PML-N goon”, warning of blockade of The Mall if the suspect was not arrested by 11am, Friday (today)...

  • Yasmin vows to clinch NA-120 in general polls

    LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Dr Yasmin Rashid’s ‘Thank you campaign’ is becoming an election campaign for the next general elections in NA-120...

    Dr Yasmin and PTI central Information Secretary Shafqat Mahmood met NA-126 party workers, who had worked in the NA-120 by-poll, at the party’s Garden Town office and thanked them for their work...

  • COVER:The untold history:The Raj at War by Yasmin Khan

    From this point of view, Yasmin Khan’s book The Raj at War: A People’s History of India’s Second World War breaks new ground and brings to light unknown and horrifying facts about the mass misery that resulted from the colonial government’s ruthlessness to prepare India for what looked like an imminent and irreversible Japanese invasion...

    Besides supplying huge quantities of food, raw material and metals for the war industry, South...

  • 29,000 unverifiable votes again included in electoral lists: Yasmin

    LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid alleges that 29,000 unverifiable votes have again been included in the electoral lists for NA-125 (Lahore-III) despite the fact that she had pursued her petition against these fake votes in the Lahore High Court after the by-election in the constituency (previously NA-120)...

    “Is the Election Commission of Pakistan watching all these irregularities,” she asked...

  • Shahbaz ‘deceiving’ Karachiites: Yasmin

    LAHORE: Crticising PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif for trying to befool Karachiites with false claims of providing safe drinking water, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s Dr Yasmin Rashid said the Sharif family has ruled for over three decades, but failed to provide water even in their home constituency of NA-125...

  • Indian bid for NSG foiled due to Pakistan’s diplomatic efforts: Sartaj Aziz

    ISLAMABAD: It was Pakistan’s intensive diplomatic lobbying which prevented India from gaining entry into the Nuclear Supplier Group’s (NSG), Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said on Monday...

    "Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif personally wrote letters to 17 prime ministers of different countries on the matter, which is on record," Aziz told senior journalists at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad...

  • Govt mulling option to highlight RAW involvement in Pakistan with UN: Aziz

    ISLAMABAD: Senior Advisor to Prime Minister on National Security Sartaj Aziz said on Friday that the government is considering to highlight the issue of Indian spy agency Research and Analysis Wing's (RAW) involvement in Pakistan with the United Nations and other international forums...

    Responding to question during the question hour session of the National Assembly, the Advisor said that Pakistan has taken up the issue of RAW's...

  • Aziz says unaware any Afghan Taliban delegation came to Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Saturday said he was “not aware” if any delegation of the Afghan Taliban had recently come to Pakistan in relation to peace talks with the government in Kabul...

    Aziz’s statement comes as news reports quoted officials as saying that three senior Afghan Taliban members travelled to Pakistan this week and held a series of meetings with Pakistani officials in...

  • Islamic State's rise in Afghanistan a concern for Pakistan, says Aziz

    ISLAMABAD: The adviser to prime minister on foreign affairs, Sartaj Aziz, said that rise of Islamic State (IS) group in Afghanistan is a point of concern for Pakistan...

    Talking to media after an event in Islamabad on Wednesday, Aziz said certain elements trying to associate with IS were arrested from Sialkot, however, "it is the rise of IS in Afghanistan which is the cause of concern for Pakistan"...

  • Enemies of Afghanistan are enemies of Pakistan: Sartaj Aziz

    ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz told the first senior officials' meeting of the Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process that enemies of Afghanistan are enemies of Pakistan...

    Aziz said Pakistan will be able to tackle challenges through mutual cooperation, enabling the country to move forward on a path of peace, prosperity and progress...

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