PM directs envoy to extend all possible help to Pakistani students

Says govt will bear expensive of students' return to Pakistan

KP CM Gandapur's interim bail extended till May 28 in arson attack case

Gandapur made the request due to his official engagement in government affairs

Nawaz Sharif set to lead the PML-N yet again

Central Working Committee nominates him as acting president

Tariq Bashir Cheema's NA membership restored moments after being suspended

Former federal minister was suspended for using abusive language against Zartaj Gul

PTI leaders grill Punjab govt over injustice with farmers

Opposition stages protest outside Parliament House to show solidarity with farmers

Ali Pervaiz sworn in as minister of state

President Asif Ali Zardari administered the oath to Ali Pervaiz in a ceremony held at Aiwan-e-Sadr

Supreme Court issues show-cause notices to Vawda, Kamal over remarks against judiciary

A three-judge bench, headed by CJP Qazi Faez Isa, conducted suo motu proceedings

Our narrative should not be linked with that of PTI: Fazl

Fazlur Rehman says JUI-F and PTI are two different political parties

NA-148 by-election campaigns must end by Friday midnight: ECP

ECP instructed candidates to conclude their campaigns at midnight between May 17 and May 18.

Country moving towards economic stability: PM

MNAs expressed their confidence in prime minister’s leadership

Tariq Bashir Cheema tenders apology to Zartaj Gul over derogatory remarks

The membership of Cheema was also suspended for next NA session

Dialogue only way to stop terrorism in Balochistan: Bugti

Says health and education systems in province have been ruined.

PML-N leader warns of consequences for those invading Islamabad

He responds to statements of the KP chief minister

Court reserves verdict on PTI founder's bail plea in May 9 case

Judicial Magistrate Omar Shabbir heard the case against the PTI leader.

LHC dismisses petition contesting Dar's appointment as deputy prime minister

LHC’s Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan declares plea as inadmissible

Constitution places no bar on dual citizenship of judge: IHC

IHC Registrar Office responds to Senator Vawda's letter

Parliament should be dissolved if ordinances are to be introduced, says CJP Isa

Incarcerated PTI founder joins the hearing via video link

Finance minister will lay various reports before National Assembly

The National Assembly Secretariat has issued agenda for today’s session

PM directs addressing Sindh govt's concerns over development

PM also directed for expediting work on the ongoing federal funded uplift projects in the province.

Pakistan, China reiterate resolve to further deepen ties

Both sides reviewed and discussed regional and international issues of mutual interest.

No plans for taxation on solar net metering: Awais Leghari

However, the minister said, the matter could come under consideration in next few years.

LHC nullifies victory notification of PML-N MPA Rana Arshad

Rana Arshad contested elections from PP-133

Gohar condemns Bilawal for using 'foul language' in NA

Amir Dogar asserted PTI would respond both inside and outside House

Fazl reiterates demand for fresh elections

Ask establishment to bid adieu to politics

Bilawal calls for dialogue to fix national issues

Bilawal also urged opposition to contribute constructively

Court orders medical board for Parvez Elahi's check-up

The court directs authorities to ensure complete check-up and submit report before May 21

Fawad Chaudhry calls for investigation into Dubai Unlocked revelations

Says two influential families will feature whenever there’s a disclosure about a financial scandal

Hearing of £190mn reference postponed till May 17 due to security issues

Punjab govt says Mianwali, Dera Ghazi Khan, Rawalpindi and Attock jails face security threats

Pakistan, US to increase capacity to meet emerging threats

He said we advise anyone considering business deals with Iran to be aware of the potential risks.

PM commends security forces for successful Zhob operation against terrorists

The prime minister said that he along with entire nation were proud over their brave jawans.

IHC orders recounting of vote in PP-269

Justice Saman Rafat Imtiaz issued the written order.

US Ambassador Blome calls on Law Minister Tarar

Donald Blome and Azam Nazir Tarar held discussion on bilateral relations.

PM expresses grief over loss of lives in AJK protests, will visit Muzaffarabad

Says AJK is a jugular vein of Pakistan as declared by Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Govt denies impression of interference in judicial affairs

Atta Tarar said if someone had dual citizenship, he had to declare it

We won't accept rude, arrogant behaviour of anyone: Asad Qaiser

Says erstwhile FATA people are being deprived of their basic rights

Hafiz Naeem says JI to hold Gaza million march in Peshawar on May 19

Says party’s future course of action to be announced on May 19

SC allows video-link facility for PTI founder in NAB amendment case

The PTI founder said he wanted to present his arguments in the case

KP governor invites CM Gandapur for dinner, says public service must be prioritised

Kundi says he holds everyone in high esteem, urges politicians to avoid abusive politics

Former minister Fawad Chaudhry gets pre-arrest bail in Zille Shah murder case

LHC's Anwaarul Haq Pannun took up Chaudhry's interim bail petition

We are now fighting our own case in AJK: Sheikh Rashid

Says the government should immediately release the arrested Kashmiris

Fazl announces movement against election rigging, public march on June 1

JUI-F chief urges politicians to reflect on perennially disputed nature of elections in Pakistan

Federal Cabinet meets today to assess economic, political situation

Cabinet will also receive a briefing on negotiations with IMF mission

JI condemns crackdown on peaceful protest: Liaquat Baloch

Liaquat Baloch said violence against peaceful protest of students and civil society is unacceptable.

Pakistan, US reaffirm commitment to continue counter-terrorism cooperation

Pakistan and US pledged to work together to address regional and global security challenges.

Dialogue indispensable to resolve national issues: Sanaullah

Sanaullah said that in a parliamentary democracy, dialogue was the only option to resolve issues.

Ahsan reviews preparations for PM's upcoming China visit, CPEC Phase-2

Ahsan said that PM’s visit to China will mark the beginning of a new era of cooperation.

Article 6 should be applied to violators of Constitution: Khawaja Asif

Khawaja Asif asserted that leaders engaged in unlawful activities must face justice.

ECP raises objections to PTI's intra-party polls

The elections were not held within five years in violation of Section 208(1), observes ECP

Omar Ayub demands judicial commission to probe May 9 events

Reports on Hamoodur Rehman, Ojhri Camp, Abbottabad, APS be made public: Opposition leader

CM Maryam inaugurates skill development programme for youth

PML-N didn’t give petrol bombs in the hands of youth, says Maryam Nawaz

£190mn scandal: Accountability court adjourns hearing until May 15

Statements of 30 witnesses were recorded while cross-examination of 19 was done

AJK protesters end strike after govt accepts charter of demands

AJK PM calls subsidies a special connection of Centre with the region

ECP suspends 77 lawmakers elected on reserved seats in light of SC verdict

The ruling PML-N will be the bigger loser as its 44 lawmakers lost their seats

PTI founder may face fourth Toshakhana case, says Barrister Gohar

Says PTI founder believes in dialogue, not deal

PM Shehbaz quits as PML-N president

PM resigns from the party office due to his busy schedule

Establishment should positively respond to olive branch: Parvez Elahi

PML-N sees its annihilation in PTI-establishment talks

Govt to take action over unauthorised disclosure of secret information on social media

Khawaja Asif says the crime will be punishable by two-year imprisonment, fine

More witnesses to testify in £190m corruption case today

NAB prosecutor to continue arguments in £190m case at IHC today

National Assembly session to be held today

The session of the National Assembly will be held at the Parliament House in Islamabad at 4:00pm

Ishaq Dar to leave for China today for strategic dialogue

The two sides will comprehensively review Pakistan-China bilateral relations.

NA Speaker convenes parliamentary leaders' meeting today

The speaker has invited parliamentary leaders and chief whips from various political parties.

Negotiations between AJK govt, Joint Action Committee end in deadlock

The committee declared that they would not disperse and return home until notification is obtained.

JI to refrain from joining any alliance: Hafiz Naeem

JI emir announced plans on May 19 to support Gaza

Asad Qaiser condemns prolonged outages in KP

Qaiser countered claims of non-payment of bills in province

Bilawal calls for dialogue to address national issues

Says problems will not be solved if politicians do not reconcile with each other

JI urges immediate action on Balochistan's electricity crisis

Hafiz Naeem addresses participants of a sit-in organised by Zamindar Action Committee

Punjab to start solar tube-well project for farmers

1200 waterways will be lined with Rs 10 billion, followed by 7000 in later stage: CM Maryam

Alvi comes down hard on coalition governing country based on Form 47

Former president calls for dialogue to address national issues

It's a welcoming sign CM Maryam inspired by KP projects: Barrister Saif

Punjab government is following KP government for public welfare initiatives

Alvi visits house of May 9 riots accused in Gujranwala

Says he did this on the instruction PTI’s founder

Hafiz Naeem calls for end to enforced disappearances in Balochistan

People of Balochistan also deserves respect and dignity, says JI emir

Farmers announce sit-in outside CM Office on May 16

Jamaat-e-Islami Emir Hafiz Naeemur Rehman will lead protest

War of words between KP Governor, CM intensify

CM Gandapur warned the governor of not sanctioning grant for the Governor House

Opposition alliance pledges nationwide campaign for restoration of constitution

Condemn violence on lawyers and injustice with farmers

Rana Sana's talks offer to PTI a step in right direction: Fawad Chaudhry

Says extending support to the PTI founder is important

Marwat in trouble, gets show-cause notice over harming PTI's interests and repute

Letter mentions ‘irresponsible statements’ as the reason

Azeri minister calls on PM Shehbaz

Azeri minister handed over an invitation letter to PM to participate in COP-29 meeting in Baku.

Azerbaijan's minister meets President Zardari

Zardari underscores need for global collaboration to address climate change

PA speaker suspends 27 MPAs in light of SC's decision on reserved seats

Apex court had suspended the PHC and ECP decision to give SIC's reserved seats to others

Current assemblies represent establishment, not Pakistani people, says Fazl

JUI-F chief says military not mandated to talk about politics under constitution

Bilawal to attend Salim Haider's oath taking as Punjab governor today

Chief Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) will administer the oath to Sardar Salim Haider

Uzbek foreign minister meets Bilawal

Bilawal and Uzbekistan FM discuss further stability in bilateral relations

Balochistan Assembly passes resolution to condemn May 9 attacks

Provincial Minister for Irrigation Sadiq Umrani presented the resolution in the House.

Energy projects under CPEC contributed to overcoming power outages in Pakistan: Ahsan

Ahsan said Govt intends to reform energy sector to provide electricity to consumers at cheaper rates

CM Maryam denies negotiations with May 9 miscreants

State was attacked on May 9: CM Punjab

Sardar Salim Haider to take oath as Punjab governor tomorrow

The PPP leaders, workers, provincial cabinet, PML-N leaders and others will be present

Nation stands with PTI founder: Alvi

Says PTI founder is most popular leader in the world

Police release PTI leader Rehana Dar moments after arrest

Police arrested my mother on the directions of Defence Minister Khawaja Asif, alleges Umar Dar

Rallies held in favour of army in Sindh

Participants said evil elements continue to escape punishment

Federal cabinet declares PTI main culprit in May 9 riots

Proposes legislation to bring the preparators to justice

Apology offer to PTI founder still stands, says Khawaja Asif

Says tendering apology or otherwise is the choice of the PTI founder

Parvez Elahi transferred to Lahore jail for upcoming hearing on graft cases

Former Punjab chief minister being kept in a B-Class cell in Kot Lakhpat Jail

We stand with lawyers in their legal struggle: Barrister Saif

Says the Punjab government is taking its last breath

May 9 executors don't deserve forgiveness: Maryam

Says won’t allow a repeat of this dark episode

JUI-F mobilises mass protest in Peshawar against election rigging today

Party likely to unveil its future course of action regarding protests against electoral malpractices

US determined to work with Pakistan to combat terrorism: State Dept spox

Matthew Miller said that Pakistan has suffered greatly at the hands of terrorists.

Qatar's minister of state for foreign affairs to reach Pakistan today

He will hold meeting with PM Shehbaz and Foreign Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar.

PM approves amendment to PECA 2016 to regulate social media

The new PECA Bill will be presented in parliament after approval of the cabinet

May 9 to be remembered as dark day in Pakistan's history: President Zardari

Says those responsible for violence should be held accountable according to the law

PM draws line between national heroes and traitors on May 9

PM said that one year has passed, but the nation has not forgotten its betrayers.

Naqvi directs CDA to speed up development work

Asks authorities to resolve issue of land by giving plots to those who paid their money

Constitution, law should prevail in country: Omar Ayub

Says media men were displaced and all that was the part of the London Plan

May 9 to be remembered as darkest day in Pakistan's history: Tarar

Tarar also highlighted irrefutable evidence against perpetrators of May 9

Pakistan Ulema Council to observe May 10 as 'Youm-e-Istehkam Pakistan'

Pakistan Ulema Council chairman also urged for accountability for those liable of May 9 events

PTI founder says he wants to clear the air about 2014 sit-in

Says the army should not be dragged in politics

190mn pound case hearing adjourned till May 13

Accountability Court Judge Nasir Javed Rana heard case in Adiala Jail

Liaquat Baloch opposes Establishment's role in politics

Says the JI will accept elections without interference of Establishment

ECP to make ex-commissioner's rigging charges probe public

ECP member Nisar Durrani conducted investigation

Arif Alvi calls for transparent inquiry into May 9 events

Says PTI founder is the most popular leader of Pakistan

IHC orders shifting of Bushra Bibi to Adiala Jail from Bani Gala

Islamabad High Court's Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb announced reserved verdict

IHC seeks reply from NAB on PTI founder, Bushra Bibi's pleas against call-up notice

IHC Chief Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Tariq Mehmood Jahangiri heard the case

No rally in Islamabad on May 9 as police warn strict action

PTI had announced rally in the capital on May 9

May 9 violence was against Pakistan: Muqam

He criticised Peshawar police for raiding house of an opposition MPA

President Zardari gets immunity in Toshakhana reference

As long as Zardari holds office, the case cannot progress

Wheat imported according to data provided by provinces: Kakar

Says he fulfilled his responsibility within ambit of law

President for dialogue with all political forces in Balochistan

President underscores need to eliminate smuggling

PTI founder declines to meet Sher Afzal Marwat

PTI founder himself provided list

PTI demands judicial commission on May 9 incidents

Also highlights alleged incidents of state terrorism

Several key positions in PPP remain unfilled

Zardari's assumption of presidency leaves PPP chairman slot unfilled

May 9 perpetrators will not go unpunished as it's a case of entire Pakistan, says ISPR

Maj Gen Ahmad Sharif Chaudhry says peace in Pakistan is foremost priority

Not going to impose governor's rule in KP: Faisal Karim Kundi

If KP CM marches on Islamabad, he will go somewhere else

UK police close Shahzad Akbar acid attack probe for finding no suspects: Report

“We have explored all lines of enquiry and have not been able to identify any suspects,” said report

SC ruling on reserved seats to be implemented in letter and spirit: ECP

ECP will take action as per directions issued by the apex court

Bilawal to grace Salim Haider's swearing-in as Punjab governor

Chief Justice Lahore High Court (LHC) will administer the oath to Sardar Salim Haider.

Federal cabinet meets today to review probe of wheat import scandal

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will preside over the federal cabinet meeting.

KP assembly session likely to be held on May 10 after SC decision on reserved seats

MPAs elected in the by-elections from Kohat and Bajour will take oath during the session.

Progress, prosperity of Balochistan among govt's top priorities: president

President Asif Zardari also assures the provincial government of all-out support

All set for Nawaz's return as PML-N president again

PML-N veteran Kh Saad Rafique will become the secretary general

Balochistan CM, ministers call on President Zardari

President Zardari arrived in Quetta on a three-day visit

Karachi to ban usage of plastic bags

Mayor Karachi announced plans to introduce legislation

PTI aims to return to power after SC verdict on reserved seats

TTAP head Mahmood Achakzai said the farmers should be given their due rights

Khursheed Shah urges govt to address wheat crisis

Shah stresses importance of purchasing wheat directly from farmers

US Ambassador Blome calls on opposition leader Omar Ayub

Senior PTI leaders Asad Qaiser and Barrister Gohar were also present in the meeting

CM Maryam directs ACs to redress public grievances

Urges ACs to respect public representatives and never follow orders given by anyone

PTI takes another U-turn as Sheikh Waqas Akram nominated for PAC chairmanship

Earlier, Sher Afzal Marwat was nominated for the coveted slot

Naqvi says wheat commission won't find anything against former caretaker govt

Interior minister also vows to tackle corruption in offices

Bilawal forms committee to engage with govt over privatisation

Bilawal forms committee to engage with govt over privatisation

IHC orders placing Parvez Elahi under house arrest

Court instructs Interior Ministry to complete procedure of house arrest within 15 days

Saudi Crown Prince likely to visit Pakistan this month

MBS is expected to sign MoUs to implement the $5 billion dollar investment

IHC to hear cipher and 190 million pounds NAB reference cases today

IHC is set to hear the both cases, NAB, FIA prosecutors will present arguments

Jaffar Mandokhail to take oath as Balochistan governor today

The oath-taking ceremony will be held at Governor's House at 11:00 am

Pakistan, Somalia call for immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Pakistan and Somalia also discussed bilateral cooperation at multilateral fora including UN and OIC.

Mohsin Naqvi visits Sialkot Airport, directs to enhance facilities for passengers

Mohsin Naqvi was received by Defense Minister Khawaja Asif on arrival at the Sialkot Airport.

NA-148 by-polls: PML-N to support PPP candidate Ali Qasim Gilani

The seat fell vacant after the resignation of Yousuf Raza Gilani, the incumbent chairman of Senate

PTI founder working on 'foreign agenda' to destabilise country: Rana Tanveer

Says PTI founder staged 2014 sit-in to weaken the country

Jaffar Mandokhail to sworn in as Balochistan governor tomorrow

Balochistan High Court Chief Justice to administer oath to Jaffar Mandokhail

PPP mulling over joining federal govt, expected to get important ministries

Development comes after Shehbaz made the offer yet again

Aimal Wali Khan elected ANP president

ANP holds intra-party elections

PPP loyalist Faisal Karim Kundi takes oath as KP governor

Kundi is considered very close to party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

PTI founder willing to conditionally sit on negotiation table

PTI founder wants release of innocent people from jails

PM Shehbaz likely to attend PML-N sitting to mull strategy amid wheat crisis

Reorganisation of the party will also be discussed in the meeting

PM Shehbaz, Bilawal discuss governors for Punjab, KP, Balochistan

The two leaders also discuss overall political situation of the country

Nawaz Sharif decides to hold accountable those who created wheat crisis

During the meeting, Punjab Food Minister Bilal Yasin gave briefing on the issue of wheat procurement

Dar expresses Pakistan's desire to increase cooperation with Yemen

They called for immediate ceasefire in Gaza and a durable settlement of Palestinian question.

PM condoles with Saira Afzal on her father's death

PM prayed for the eternal peace and elevation of ranks to the departed soul in paradise.

PM felicitates nation on Pakistan's first lunar satellite mission launch

PM Shehbaz said that this achievement will inspire young minds in science and research

Pakistan, Gambia sign MoU on bilateral political consultations

Ishaq Dar and Gambian FM discussed all aspects of relations between Pakistan and The Gambia.

US Ambassador Blome meets Punjab officials during three-day visit to Lahore

Donald Blome held meetings with Punjab CM, acting governor and opposition leader

Barrister Gohar denies negotiations with anyone

PTI chief also blamed political push behind ongoing cases

Bilawal nominates Sardar Salim Haider as Punjab governor

Faisal Karim Kundi is likely to be made Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governor

Constitution is not just a piece of paper; it is a social contract: Achakzai

The alliance of opposition is made for the supremacy of the constitution, says PkMAP chief

NAB should investigate wheat crisis in Punjab: Asad Qaiser

The May 9 was an orchestrated drama, says PTI leader

Not in favour of imposing ban on any social media platform: Attaullah Tarar

Admits closure of “X” (formerly Twitter) was not an appreciable step

US supports Pakistan's efforts to stabilise its economy: State Dept

Matthew Miller said US encourage Pakistan government to prioritise and expand economic reforms

Deputy PM Dar for joint actions to counter Islamophobia

Ishaq Dar congratulated OIC Secretary General on successfully holding the 15th OIC Islamic Summit.

Fazl demands fresh elections to ensure respect of people's mandate

Maulana Fazlur Rehman rejected the results of February 8, 2024 general elections.

PM Shehbaz forms committee to probe wheat import issue

The prime minister questions why the decision to import wheat was taken

PM assures govt support for media industry uplift, protection of worker rights

PM pays tribute to the journalists cameramen who fight for truth

PTI issues white paper on 'rigging' in Feb 8 polls

“Our seats were given to other parties through Form 47,” PTI chief says

Hafiz Naeem gives govt four-day ultimatum to start wheat procurement

Hafiz Naeemur Rehman gives four-day ultimatum to both Punjab, federal governments

Asif Zardari resigns as PPPP chairman

Faryal Talpur likely to replace Zardari as PPPP chairman

Bhachar condemns Punjab govt for poor handling of wheat procurement

Assembly members stand with farmers: Malik Ahmed Khan Bhachar

One killed, 18 injured in two landmine blasts in Balochistan

The first explosion occurred when a coal-laden truck collided with already planted landmine

PTI founder challenges NAB's inquiry notice in IHC

NAB has issued fresh notice in the Toshakhana case

Mohsin Naqvi meets Chinese consul general, discusses bilateral issues

Interior Secretary Khurram Agha and Chinese Consulate officials were also present on the occasion

PTI also demands full court bench for all-important letter case

PTI asked Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Qazi Faez Isa to dissociate himself from the bench.

One killed, five injured in trailer, rickshaw collision in Hyderabad

Police have confiscated the trailer while its driver managed to escape from the scene.

NA Secretariat accepts inclusion of independent members in SIC

After inclusion of independent members, SIC has become second largest party in National Assembly.

President Zardari orders crackdown on criminals in Karachi

The president was also briefed on Katcha operation

Fazl expresses solidarity with Palestinians

Israel's presence as state lacks historical precedence: Fazl

MQM-P urges President Zardari to play role in restoring Karachi's peace

A high-level delegation of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan called on Asif Zardari

PA speaker constitutes committee to amend assembly rules

The committee will submit its report within a period of three months

Bushra Bibi challenges NAB's call-up notice in IHC

NAB inquiry alleges PTI founder, Bushra Bibi illegally sold valuable gifts

KP governor calls on Nawaz Sharif, CM Maryam

Haji Ghulam Ali lauds services of Maryam Nawaz for the people of Punjab

Former MPA Sadia Sohail Rana says goodbye to IPP

She was earlier part of PTI and remained MPA for two stints from 2013 to 2023

Mian Iftikhar Hussain elected ANP KP president

Hussain Shah Yousafzai elected provincial general secretary

Punjab police need reforms, donning uniforms doesn't solve problems: Gandapur

Says Punjab police remained instrumental in worst poll rigging in general election

Opposition alliance demands full court for judges' letter

Calls on Punjab govt to promptly initiate steps to procure wheat from farmers

US supports Pakistan's efforts to combat terrorism: State Dept

Vedant Patel said US and Pakistan have a shared interest in combating threats to regional security.