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PPO tabled in Senate amid protest by opp : April 19, 2014,
Hamid tells Upper House bill has been changed considerably Legislators want govt to rethink foreign policy, break any links with militant groups in Afghanistan ISLAMABAD: The government on Friday moved the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance , 2014, before the Senate, which saw a strong protest from the joint opposition.Minister for Science and ... (more)
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MQM's allegations are baseless: Khoro : April 19, 2014,
KARACHI: Senior Pakistan People's Party Minister Nisar Khoro said on Friday that the MQM's allegations to postpone Sindh Assembly session were baseless.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Taliban are not sincere to peace talks: senators
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party legislators in the Upper House on Thursday claimed that the Taliban are not sincere to peace talks, which is why they have ended the ceasefire.
Outspoken Abidi resigns from Senate : April 17, 2014,
Chairman Nayyer Hussain Bokhari on Thursday accepted resignation tendered by outspoken Pakistan People's Party Senator Faisal Raza Abidi after almost five years.
Bilawal wants 18 more sites in Pakistan to become World Heritage
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/bilawal-wants-18-more-sites-in-pakistan-to-become-world-heritage For news details Read on : Bilawal wants 18 more sites in Pakistan to become World Heritage Karachi- Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Patron-In-Chief of Pakistan People's Party has urged the World Heritage Committee of ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Bilawal asked to put anti-Taliban rhetoric on hold
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/16-Apr-2014/bilawal-asked-to-put-anti-taliban-rhetoric-on-hold For news details Read on : Bilawal asked to put anti-Taliban rhetoric on hold ISLAMABAD- Taliban negotiator Professor Ibrahim Khan today asked Pakistan People's Party patron in-chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to refrain from making ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Senate Opp unites against tabling of PMDC Ord
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/islamabad/16-Apr-2014/senate-opp-unites-against-tabling-of-pmdc-ord For news details Read on : Senate Opp unites against tabling of PMDC Ord ISLAMABAD - The opposition parties led by PPP Tuesday staged a protest walkout from the Senate against a ruling of the Chairman Senate Syed Nayyer Hussain ... (more)
Fake Social Networking Profiles Still Big Problem, But Don't Expect Social Networking Sites to Care
CIO - News yesterday that someone forged a fake Facebook profile of the 19-year-old son of the late Benazir Bhutto upset the Pakistan People's Party and caused the social networking company to remove the fabricated page.
Nawaz, Zardari meet today to plan - joint strategy' against challenges : April 16, 2014,
According to sources, the meeting between the two top political figures of the country is taking place at a crucial moment when the government is striving hard to secure the support of opposition PPP for the controversial Protection of Pakistan Bill , which has been approved by the National Assembly and is in the Senate now.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
PPP candidate wins by-election in Chitral : April 14, 2014,
CHITRAL: Ending an 11-month period of severe tension and relentless waiting, the provincial constituency of PK-90 went to by-election on Sunday, resulting in victory of Sardar Hussain, a Pakistan People's Party candidate, by 98 votes, according to an informal and un-official result.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
PML-N govt outshines PPP in performance: poll : April 13, 2014,
ISLAMABAD: Even before completing a year in power, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government has outshined the previous Pakistan People's Party regime, with a majority of Pakistanis satisfied with its performance and policies, shows a recent Gallup Pakistan report.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Pakistan faces fight over anti-terror law
The Pakistani government is facing a battle to enact a tough anti-terror law that rights activists and opposition parties have attacked as repressive.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Zardari snubs Aitzaz over questioning party performance in Sindh
Co-Chairman of Pakistan People's Party Asif Ali Zardari snubbed Senator Aitzaz Ahsan during the Central Executive Committee meeting recently held in Garhi Khuda Bux when the latter started raising questions over the party's bad governance in Sindh, The Nation has learnt.
PM will be arrested one day if PPO is passed in current form: Bilawal
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/10-Apr-2014/pm-will-be-arrested-one-day-if-ppo-is-passed-in-current-form-bilawal For news details Read on : PM will be arrested one day if PPO is passed in current form: Bilawal KARACHI- Pakistan People's Party 's chairman, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
FIA summons Gilani in TDAP scam tomorrow : April 10, 2014,
KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency has sent a notice to former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani containing 14 questions on alleged embezzlement of Rs7 billion in the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan during the five-year rule of the Pakistan People's Party .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
PPP expresses concern over swine flu deaths
LAHORE: Leaders of the Pakistan People's Party have expressed serious concern over death taking place because of swine flu and have urged the Punjab government to take steps on emergency basis to control this viral disease.
Aitzaz doubtful about success of peace dialogues with TTP
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/07-Apr-2014/aitzaz-doubtful-about-success-of-peace-dialogues-with-ttp For news details Read on : Aitzaz doubtful about success of peace dialogues with TTP LAHORE- Senior leader of Pakistan People's Party and leader of the opposition in Senate, Senator Aitzaz Ahsan has expressed doubts over ... (more)
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Govt mum on accountability mechanism
Almost 10 months down the road since assuming power, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government like so many other promises fell short of providing the corruption-infested country with an independent, powerful and transparent accountability mechanism, the cause party was spearheading while sitting on the opposition benches.
Pakistan vows to work with new Afghan rulers : April 07, 2014,
Prime Minister Nawaz congratulated President Hamid Karzai and the people of Afghanistan on successfully holding and completing the electioneering process for the president's office.