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Berlusconi wins confidence vote

Silvio Berlusconi’s government won a confidence vote on a bill in parliament Tuesday, bringing temporary relief to the Italian premier after crushing defeats in local elections and a round of referendums. The

‘PPP will take coalition partners in confidence on financial crunch’

LAHORE – The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) will take its coalition partners in confidence on the financial crunch facing the country, Advisor to the PM on Women Development Yasmin Rehman and said on Monday.Yasmin said that the PPP-led federal government has assured its coalition allies that relief will be provided to the masses in petroleum and gas products, as it was the basic need of the country to run both the public and private sectors smoothly.
The PPP leader said that

Pasha’s US visit- Nisar asks govt to take parliament into confidence

ISLAMABAD – Demanding the government to take parliament into confidence over the mandate of the visit of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Director General Ahmad Shuja Pasha to the US, Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly Nisar Ali Khan on Wednesday said it seemed parliament and the government had been made redundant and the ISI was running the country.
“It is the function of parliament to run a government, but the ISI DG is in the US and it seemed they are running the

SHC summons AG over PM’s vote of confidence petition

KARACHI – The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday directed the Attorney General to appear before the court in a petition asking Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani to seek a vote of confidence. The division bench headed by SHC Chief Justice Mushir Alam heard the constitutional petition filed in the SHC by Maulvi Iqbal Haider, submitting that the prime minister should seek vote of confidence from the parliament, as he had lost majority after one of its partners withdrew from the ruling

Balochistan PPP reposes confidence in Raisani

QUETTA – The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Balochistan’s parliamentary group has reposed its confidence in the leadership of Chief Minister (CM) Nawab Muhammad Aslam Raisani for protecting the rights of the people of the province.
The members of parliamentary delegation led by Provincial Minister and PPP Balochistan President Mir Sadiq Umrani called on the chief minister here on the other day.
The delegation was of Member National Assembly (MPA) and PPP Balochistan General

Sindh govt not taking PML-F into confidence: Shaikh

KARACHI – Even though the Pakistan Muslim League-Functional (PML-F) is a coalition partner of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), the PPP-led Sindh government neither takes the PML-F into confidence on any issue nor invites it to the core committee meetings, PML-F leader Imtiaz Shaikh said on Sunday while talking to party activists at his residence.
Shaikh said that President Asif Ali Zardari always gives importance to the PML-F as an ally of the PPP in Sindh and the federation.