Tag Archives: PM Imran

PM Imran launches Kisan Portal for ‘voiceless farmers’

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan launched the Kisan Portal on Friday, under the Pakistan Citizen’s Portal, to “help raise the voice of small, voiceless farmers”. Addressing the launching ceremony in Islamabad, the premier said that the government was helping small farmers because “when you help them, you help all of Pakistan.” …

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Consultation between PM, COAS over new DG ISI complete: Fawad

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Wednesday that the process of appointing a new chief of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) had started after consultation between Prime Minister Imran Khan and army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa concluded.   وزیر اعظم اور آرمی چیف کے درمیان نئے DG ISI کی تقرری …

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Consultation between PM, COAS over new DG ISI complete: Fawad

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Wednesday that the process of appointing a new chief of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) had started after consultation between Prime Minister Imran Khan and army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa concluded.   وزیر اعظم اور آرمی چیف کے درمیان نئے DG ISI کی تقرری پر مشاورت کا …

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Authority to appoint ISI chief rests with the PM: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday said the new director-general of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) will be appointed in accordance with the existing rules and regulations and the authority to appoint the new spymaster rests with the prime minister. Addressing a press conference after a weekly meeting of the …

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Linking snap elections with army reshuffle ‘unrealistic’

ISLAMABAD: The ruling party denounced on Saturday Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) demand for early elections as “ridiculous”, asserting that only the government’s choice mattered in determining whether snap elections were necessary, and not the opposition’s. However, to add insult to injury, the demand was also met with suspicion within the …

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Food prices competitive in Pakistan, says PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday noted that food items in Pakistan were cheaper than in other countries of the world. The premier made these remarks in a meeting of the PTI core committee which deliberated on inflation in the country, reorganization of the party and the Afghanistan situation. …

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Govt extends NAB chief’s tenure

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has decided to extend the tenure of the incumbent National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chief till a new successor is appointed. Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal was appointed during the tenure of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government; his tenure was supposed to end on October …

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Govt mulls action against Pandora Papers’ accused

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has begun considering various options including a request to the Supreme Court to set up a commission of inquiry or an independent high-powered commission headed by a retired judge or a high-powered inquiry committee for investigating all citizens nominated in the Pandora Papers leaks. It is …

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