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Who is behind Islamabad dharna, asks Nawaz Sharif

Who is behind Islamabad dharna, asks Nawaz   Pakistan Press Club – ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday slated Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal for not properly handling the Faizabad sit-in, asking who was behind the dharna and who settled the terms of the accord reached between the government and Tehreek Labbaik Pakistan. The […]

Nawaz Sharif expresses displeasure over botched Faizabad operation

Nawaz expresses displeasure over botched Faizabad operation Pakistan Press Club ISLAMABAD: Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday expressed displeasure over the botched government operation against protesters who staged a sit-in at Faizabad interchange  in the federal capital for  20 days. According to Pakistan Press, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader has chaired an informal meeting […]

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Islamabad crackdown: We can’t use force against our own people, ARMY CHIEF  

Islamabad crackdown: We can’t use force against our own people, ARMY CHIEF Pakistan Press ISLAMABAD / LAHORE:  The Pakistan Army will not participate in the crackdown on the Faizabad protesters but it will safeguard the government installations in the federal capital, it was decided at a meeting of the country’s top civilian and military leaders […]

Govt calls in Punjab Rangers to ‘handle’ Islamabad protesters

Govt calls in Punjab Rangers to ‘handle’ Islamabad protesters The federal government on Sunday evening called in Punjab Rangers to assist civilian law-enforcement agencies and tasked them with handling the agitated law and order situation in Islamabad and clearing the sit-ins held in Faizabad and adjoining areas, Pakistan Press reported. According to a notification issued by the interior ministry, […]

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Pakistan paralyzed! Demonstrations, roadblocks! Sit-in continues in Islamabad – Army Chief Called PM

Pakistan paralyzed! Demonstrations, roadblocks! Sit-in continues in Islamabad – Army Chief Called PM Pakistan Press Club – Islamabad Islamabad operation ‘suspended’ as thousands of violent protesters take over streets. COAS asks PM Abbasi to tackle Islamabad protest ‘peacefully’. Demonstrations, roadblocks paralyze life across country as standoff continues in Islamabad. A crackdown against religious protesters camped […]

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Supreme Court asks ISI, IB to be serious on Islamabad sit-in

Supreme Court asks ISI, IB to be serious on Islamabad sit-in PAKISTAN PRESS CLUB ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the officials of top intelligence agencies, IB and ISI , to ensure their presence on the next hearing as they do not want to get secondhand information. A two-member bench hearing a suo motu notice raised vital questions about […]

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Army wishes peaceful dialogue to end Islamabad sit-in but will abide by govt decision: ISPR chief

Army wishes peaceful dialogue to end Islamabad – Rawalpindi  sit-in but will abide by govt decision: ISPR chief (Pakistan Press  Club) ISLAMABAD (Pakistan Press News agency): Weighing in for the first time on the sit-in that has all but paralyzed the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad for over two weeks, the military’s spokesperson said […]

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Nawaz Sharif appear before court in corruption trial

Nawaz Sharif appear before court in corruption trial ‘Mockery of justice should be stopped’: Nawaz Sharif,  appear before court in corruption trial (Pakistan Press  Club) Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired captain Muhammad Safdar Pakistan Press Clubeared before an accountability court in Islamabad on Wednesday as trial resumed into […]