Khan's remarks came a day after Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah accused Khan of planning the countrywide violence that erupted after his arrest in a corruption case on May 9.
The survey showed that Pakistan registered 29.2 per cent inflation from July 2022 to May 2023, against 11 per cent in the same period last year and far ahead of the target of 11.5 per cent for FY2023.
A video posted on his party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s official Twitter account showed the PTI chief’s black SUV entering the premises of the court as his security personnel stood guard with bulletproof shields.
Police registered an "abetment to murder" case against former cricket hero Khan, 70, who faces dozens of charges since his ouster in a parliamentary vote of confidence in April last year.
A week back, Sharif held a telephone conversation with International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and urged her to revive the USD 6.5 billion deal that was initially signed in 2019 and is set to expire by the end of this month.
The conflicting estimates by the World Bank and the National Economic Council came on Tuesday, reported the Dawn newspaper.
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In March, the Punjab Police booked Khan, 70, also the chief of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, in the murder case, accusing him of "concealing facts and evidence" about the death of Ali Bilal alias Zille Shah, a party worker.
According to the 'Hybrid Model' proposed by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Najam Sethi, Pakistan were to conduct 3 to 4 games of the Asia Cup in their country, while the rest of the matches involving India could be held at a neutral venue.
'Lost to the World', the first-person account of one of Pakistan’s most high-profile and dreadful kidnapping victims, the businessman son of assassinated Punjab (Pakistan) governor Salman Taseer, Shahbaz Taseer, who was tortured in captivity for over four years, is nothing short of a celluloid drama.
The evidence has been gleaned from the 31 per cent hike in the next fiscal years federal development budget to Rs 950 billion, reported the Express Tribune newspaper.
Part of the strategy is to pave the way for ex-PM Nawaz Sharif to return to Pakistan. The other is to break the PTI by encouraging desertion of senior party figures to create the space for a “minus Imran” formula.
There is something to wonder about Pakistan’s politics, where even a beloved charismatic son of the soil, who brought international honour and pride to Pakistan, is now cast out, fighting legal battles, like his predecessors before him
On May 12, the court issued a directive prohibiting authorities from arresting Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party chief in various cases, including undisclosed ones, registered throughout the country until May 15.
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The rapid dismantling of the PTI leaves a question hanging: How much longer can Imran Khan hold out? In correcting its blunder that paved the way for PTI’s power grab in 2018, the Pakistan army can be expected to ensure that another Imran doesn’t rise from civilian ranks anymore
In 2017, the Supreme Court disqualified former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from holding public office in a landmark decision in the Panama Papers case
Hopes for a resumption of an IMF deal are diminishing, analysts say, with a bailout programme agreed in 2019 due to expire on June 30 at the end of the 2022-23 fiscal year.
Imran Khan, along with his wife Bushra Bibi and other leaders and former assembly members of his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party were reportedly barred from leaving the country on Thursday.
Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said the government was considering banning Imran Khan’s party in view of the coordinated and preplanned attacks carried out on military installations on May 9 following Khan's arrest.
Khan has filed a plea in the Supreme Court, challenging the invoking of Article 245 in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and Islamabad and calling it "undeclared martial law".
The former cricket star is embroiled in the latest, critical phase of a decades-old rivalry between civilian politicians and the powerful military, which has ruled directly or overseen governments throughout Pakistan's history.
(Eds: With file pix) Lahore, May 24 Former prime minister Imran Khan on Wednesday appealed to the Supreme Court judges to save the democracy in Paki..
On May 9, violent protests erupted after the arrest of 70-year-old Khan by paramilitary Rangers. His party workers vandalised a dozen military installations, including the Lahore Corps Commander house, Mianwali airbase and the ISI building in Faisalabad.
The cases were registered in different police stations of Islamabad against 70-year-old Khan after clashes erupted between police and his supporters when the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party chief appeared before a court in the Judicial Complex on March 18.