Today’s session is only for oath-taking of members, says Speaker Sibtain Khan

 Punjab Assembly Speaker Sibtain Khan said on Friday that today’s session was exclusively for oath-taking of newly-elected members. Speaking to Dunya News, he said the first session of the new assembly was reserved for oath taking and there would be no other activity. He, however, said he would not announce schedule for the election of speaker […]

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ECP restores Awn Chaudhry’s victory notification from NA-128

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has restored the victory notification of Istehkam-e-Pakistan Party (IPP) candidate Awn Chaudhry in National Assembly constituency NA-128.  The ECP says IPP’s Awn Chaudhry is the victorious candidate from NA-128. On the other hand, Muhammad Arqam Khan’s victory notification from the Punjab Assembly constituency PP-68 Gujranwala has been suspended.  IPP’s […]

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MQM-P delegation to meet Shehbaz Sharif today to discuss alliance

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are set to hold discussion on government formation today (Friday).  According to sources, a meeting is expected between an MQM-P delegation and PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif in Lahore. The MQM-P delegation will include Sindh Governor Kamran Tessori, Farooq Sattar, and Mustafa Kamal. The discussion […]

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PTI challenges general election results in Supreme Court

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Sher Afzal Marwat, through a constitutional petition on Friday, challenged results of the general election 2024.  The PTI leader also challenged formation of the committee to probe allegations levelled by former Rawalpindi commissioner Liaquat Ali Chattha.  The petitioner also prayed to the apex court that the appointment of the chief election […]

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Tariq Fazal claims ECP has restored their victory notification

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Tariq Fazal Chaudhry claims the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has reinstated their victory notification in the general election.  Addressing the media outside the ECP office, the PML-N leader asserted that the ECP had issued the final results of three constituencies in Islamabad, which were previously made controversial due to […]

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Barrister Gohar affirms PTI wouldn’t go against state, democracy

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Barrister Gohar has stated that PTI would not take any steps against the state, public, and democracy. He affirmed that PTI would always strive for the rule of law and democracy. He added that their party demanded the supremacy of law to provide justice to every citizen. He stated that their […]

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Poliovirus reported in Lasbela’s environmental sample

Health officials on Wednesday confirmed the presence of poliovirus in the environmental sample in the Lasbela district of Balochistan. According to a spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, the virus was moving from one place to another and “is a constant threat to children”. He said that the surveillance system was working effectively in detecting […]

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LHC suspends notification of fixing drug prices

The Lahore High Court on Thursday suspended a notification of fixing drug prices “which would cause inflation.” A commoner, Muhammad Aslam, a day ago challenged the notification through Advocate Nadeem Sarwar of fixing the prices of medicines making the federal government and others parties to the dispute. The petitioner submitted that the caretaker government issued […]

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PTI candidates for reserved seats fail to submit returns as deadline expires

The deadline given by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to furnish the returns for reserved seats of women and minorities has expired. According to the details, no woman or minority candidate affiliated with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) had submitted the returns. The Election Commission will allocate seats reserved for […]

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Man ‘involved in malicious campaign’ against CJP Qazi Faez Isa arrested

 A man allegedly involved in malicious social media campaign against Chief Justice of Pakistan Qazi Faez Isa has been apprehended. Identified as Abdul Wasay, a resident of Rawalpindi, he allegedly misused the platform ‘X’ (formerly Twitter) to malign and hurl death threats at the chief justice. Abdul Wasay is alleged to have played a significant […]

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