Tag Archives: Conspiracy

Axe to fall on ‘invisible hand’

Despite a massive embarrassment in wake of the country’s worst petroleum crisis, three top cabinet ministers – Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Water and Power Minister Khwaja Asif and Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, managed to escape the “wrath” of the “angry” Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday during a meeting held to fix responsibility for the unprecedented petrol shortage in Punjab and other parts of the country. However, a low-level probe committee was formed by the premier to probe the matter.

Shah warns govt of ‘conspiracy by hidden hands’

Opposition leader in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah on Wednesday warned the government of a “conspiracy” being hatched against it by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and other smaller political outfits in the name of protests to be held on May 11 against alleged poll rigging in general elections held last year.