Apr 08, 2021 03:59 PM IST
"This entire concept of purdah (covering up or segregating) is to avoid temptation, not everyone has the willpower to avoid it," Imran Khan said.
- Mar 30, 2021 10:48 PM IST
Khan's letter was in reply to Prime Minister Modi's letter to him last week to extend greetings on the occasion of Pakistan Day.
- Mar 29, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Alvi was administered with the first dose of China's Sinopharm vaccine on March 15, followed by Prime Minister Imran Khan who took the jab on March 19.
- Mar 24, 2021 01:30 PM IST
PM Modi had on Tuesday written to Imran Khan to extend greetings to the people of that country on the occasion of Pakistan Day.
- Mar 06, 2021 01:58 PM IST
Prime Minister Imran Khan secured 178 votes in the 342-member lower house of Parliament during a special session convened on the directives of President Arif Alvi. A total of 172 votes was needed for a simple majority.
- Mar 06, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Imran Khan, 68, decided to take a vote of confidence in the lower house of Parliament after his finance minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh was defeated in the closely-fought Senate election on Wednesday. The Opposition demanded the Prime Minister's resignation after the debacle.
- Mar 05, 2021 07:32 PM IST
The defeat of the finance minister in the elections to the upper house prompted calls for resignation of Khan by the Opposition leaders.
- Mar 05, 2021 09:39 AM IST
The vote of confidence was necessitated after Pakistani PM Imran Khan’s finance minister failed to secure a seat in the Senate, leading to questions over the ruling side’s majority and legitimacy to remain in power.
- Feb 27, 2021 03:14 PM IST
In his first comments since the militaries of India and Pakistan jointly announced on Thursday that they have agreed to strictly observe all agreements on the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and other sectors, Khan said, "The onus of creating an enabling environment for further progress rests with India."
- Feb 26, 2021 05:09 PM IST
The India-Pakistan ceasefire move coincides with a new incumbent in the White House and no sooner than India began the disengagement process with China. What is the significance, can it hold and other questions answered.
- Feb 23, 2021 08:51 AM IST
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to travel to Colombo on a two-day trip from February 22.
- Feb 22, 2021 03:41 PM IST
Imran Khan is scheduled to meet Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.
- Feb 18, 2021 03:32 PM IST
The threat prompted Malala Yousafzai to tweet herself, asking both the Pakistan military and Prime Minister Imran Khan to explain how her alleged shooter, Ehsanullah Ehsan, had escaped from government custody.
- Jan 18, 2021 08:15 PM IST
The Pakistan Democracy Movement, an amalgam of 11 opposition parties in the country, has launched a nationwide agitation against the foreign funding case that was filed six years ago against the PTI leadership.
- Dec 26, 2020 08:14 AM IST
Allied with great powers China and Russia, the thinking goes, a new Istanbul-centred caucus of states could give Pakistan greater leverage in shaping the world than it has enjoyed in decades.
- Nov 23, 2020 04:35 PM IST
Imran Khan-led Pakistan government has notified a new law it proposed in February 2020, which grants the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) a free hand to “remove or block” digital content
- Nov 21, 2020 08:49 PM IST
Under the new law imposed by Pakistan, tech firms may have to face a fine of up to $3.14 million if they fail to remove or block unlawful content from their platforms within 24 hours of notice from Pakistan authorities
- Nov 13, 2020 03:47 PM IST
Sharif, the 70-year-old supreme leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) who was ousted from power in 2017 by the apex court on graft charges, last month for the first time directly named Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and ISI head Lt Gen Faiz Hameed for interfering in the general elections of 2018 to ensure victory of Khan.
- Nov 03, 2020 04:33 PM IST
Imran Khan’s leadership of Pakistan and the desire to become the leader of the Islamic world have taken the country further towards religious extremism
- Nov 03, 2020 12:21 PM IST
Former Pakistani cricketer Sarfaraz Nawaz has claimed that he has seen Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan consume drugs in 1987.
- Oct 26, 2020 12:35 PM IST
The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), a coalition of 11 Opposition parties, was formed to oust Imran Khan from power on September 20.
- Oct 26, 2020 10:32 AM IST
Referring to India's Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC), Khan said that Muslims are being denied their citizenship rights.
- Oct 19, 2020 10:10 AM IST
Tens of thousands of opposition supporters rallied on October 18 in Karachi as part of a campaign to oust Prime Minister Imran Khan
- Oct 18, 2020 08:45 AM IST
Pakistan’s powerful military has repeatedly denied meddling in politics.
- Oct 02, 2020 06:52 PM IST
The comment was made in the context of three-time prime minister Sharif's claim that the ISI chief asked him to step down in 2014 when Khan had unleashed a big protest sit-in the national capital.