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Third murder in PPP will not be allowed: Badar

              Pakistan People’s Party’s Secretary-General Jahangir Badar on Saturday said “undemocratic” language was used in Friday’s public meeting called by the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N). Speaking to media representatives in Lahore, Mr … Continue reading

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Collateral damage: PTI supporters stage rally against drone strikes

Street politics, with the single objective of a change in government, is gaining currency which the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) capitalised on along with anti-US sentiments by making drone strikes in tribal areas the focal point of its anti-government rally in … Continue reading

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MQM pro-Zardari rally,Ban on public gatherings lifted

              The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has decided to hold a rally here on Sunday in protest against the use of derogatory language against President Asif Ali Zardari by leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-N … Continue reading

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Step down or be hanged, Shahbaz tells President Zardari

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif asked the PPP co-chairman to step down and return the public money he looted, or else prepare “to be hanged upside down at Bhaati Chowk”. Calling Zaradri a madari (showman), the chief minister announced that … Continue reading

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OPPOSITION PARTIES MUST NOT DERAIL DEMOCRATIC PROCESS: ALTAF HUSSAIN

Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) chief  Altaf Hussain has said that it was the democratic right of the opposition to disagree and protest with the policies of the government, but the opposition must not take any action that could undermine the … Continue reading

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Politics brings banner boom Lahore

The city is bedecked with banners and posters, mainly of the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), indicating their rallies on Friday and Sunday but actually creating the atmosphere of electioneering without the active support of people. In … Continue reading

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PML-N to go for all options to oust Zardari

Not ruling out ‘other options’, the PML-N is confident that it can send President Asif Ali Zardari packing just through public pressure. Party’s Information Secretary Senator Mushahidullah Khan says though apparently there seems no way to oust the PPP co-chairperson … Continue reading

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