Ghulam Ishaq Khan

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Name: Ghulam Ishaq Khan
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

PTI will quit parliament to force Pak PM resignation

ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers from Pakistan's third largest party will resign from parliament to try to force Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down, a party official said on Monday.Led by former cricketer Imran Khan, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) controls 34 ... [Published The Gulf Today - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Ajai Shukla: Storm in a teacup

On the Pakistani street, there is again talk of a military coup. Threatened with a massive civil agitation against rigged elections last year, last week a needlessly panicked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif invoked Article 245 of the Constitution to draft ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Imran abandons plan of crossing the Red Line

ISLAMABAD: A number of political parties that exerted a great pressure on and finally persuaded the government to give a free passage to the protest marches of the Pakistan Tehreeke Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) to the federal capital now ... [Published The News International - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Will the PM resign?

Will Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif quit? Is there a better way out to end the most serious political crisis since Sharif assumed power for the record a third time? Perhaps, yes … provided the political leadership shows flexibility.Sharif is not ... [Published The News International - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

The courts and politics

The Lahore High Court (LHC) issued an order that no “unconstitutional” march or sit-in could be held by Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri on the eve of Independence Day. That wording left room for Imran Khan and Qadri to argue that they would proceed with ... [Published Daily Times - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

August 14, 2014: Region marks nation’s 68th day of independence with low-key celebrations

Divide­d betwee­n marche­s and march pasts, provin­ce puts up lacklu­stre events.Islamia College is lit up as part of Independence Day celebrations. PHOTO: MUHAMMAD IQBAL/EXPRESSPESHAWAR/GILGIT:  As Pakistan turned 67 on Thursday, most remained glued ... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Will the generals intervene?

ISLAMABAD: In 1993, General Abdul Waheed Kakar, the “soldier of the soil without the Sandhurst badge”, decided to intervene. Back then, President Ghulam Ishaq Khan and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, between the two of them, had created a political-economic-constitutional ... [Published The News International - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Azadi March

Capital suggestionOf the fifty-two playing cards in the deck, our politicians have handed over four aces to the GHQ. The generals will now play those aces in the best interest of the GHQ or what the GHQ considers the best national interest. General Raheel ... [Published The News International - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Quitting NA will prove damp squib for PTI

ISLAMABAD: The resignations of federal legislators of the Pakistan Tehreeke Insaf (PTI) will though shake the system, Imran Khan will be unable to create a big stir in Punjab because by-elections to only seven seats, thus vacated, will be held, writes ... [Published The News International - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Election tribunal orders re-polling on PS-114

Setting aside the result for the May 11 general elections for Karachi’s PS-114 constituency on Friday, an election tribunal has ordered re-election for the constituency located in Karachi’s Mehmoodabad area.The election was won by Irfanullah Marwat of ... [Published Pakistan Today - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Asghar Khan case probe halted by FIA

ISLAMABAD: The probe into the Asghar Khan case by the FIA, ordered by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, has been halted by the present government.Sources told The News that this move was aimed at saving the relations between the civilian and military leadership ... [Published The News International - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Unfriendly response to friendly gestures stuns rulers

LAHORE - Tuesday was a bad day for the PML-N government. Former president Asif Ali Zardari, whom Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif contemptuously brands as Ali Baba and at time Zar Baba for reasons best known to him, stunned everyone when he lent support ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 16 2014]

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Move unlikely to create too much crisis [Published The News International - Aug 19 2014]
Ajai Shukla: Storm in a teacup [Published Business Standard India - Aug 18 2014]
PTI will quit parliament to force Pak PM resig... [Published The Gulf Today - Aug 18 2014]
Imran abandons plan of crossing the Red Line [Published The News International - Aug 18 2014]
Will the PM resign? [Published The News International - Aug 17 2014]
The courts and politics [Published Daily Times - Aug 16 2014]
August 14, 2014: Region marks nation’s 68th day... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
Will the generals intervene? [Published The News International - Aug 11 2014]
Azadi March [Published The News International - Aug 10 2014]
Ego has brought Nawaz to critical stage in a ye... [Published The News International - Aug 09 2014]
Fakhru Bhai denies poll rigging, pressure by ex... [Published The News International - Aug 09 2014]
If PTI quits KP Assembly ...Opposition starts l... [Published The News International - Aug 08 2014]
Quitting NA will prove damp squib for PTI [Published The News International - Aug 04 2014]
Election tribunal orders re-polling on PS-114 [Published Pakistan Today - Jul 25 2014]
Rigging charges cause re-election for PS-114 [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 25 2014]
Rare defamation notice by ex-chief justice to I... [Published The News International - Jul 25 2014]
Gen Kayani keeps his calm, lips sealed, no matt... [Published The News International - Jul 24 2014]
Asghar Khan case probe halted by FIA [Published The News International - Jul 24 2014]
What can happen on August 14? [Published The News International - Jul 22 2014]
MJSF, Sajjad Foundation sponsor students for su... [Published The News International - Jul 17 2014]
Unfriendly response to friendly gestures stuns ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 16 2014]
Arsalan-Imran fire: A potential inferno that co... [Published The News International - Jul 12 2014]
Punjab Assembly passes resolution demanding Sar... [Published Topnews.in - Jun 29 2012]
Zardari following in Musharraf’s footsteps by k... [Published Topnews.in - Jul 07 2011]
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