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Political leaders mock PM Imran’s ‘U-turn’ remarks

Political leaders mock PM Imran’s ‘U-turn’ remarks

–Khawaja Asif, Khursheed Shah criticise PM Imran while President Arif Alvi comes forward in Imran’s support LAHORE: Politicians from different political parties have criticised Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement regarding ‘U-turns’. On

Kingdom not threatened, Pak in no hurry

Dispelling the notion that Pakistan has committed its troops to Saudi Arabia for fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Tuesday that there was no immediate threat to Saudi Arabia’s territorial integrity and Pakistan is “not in a hurry” to decide on joining the Saudi-led coalition.

India duplicitous in bid for peace

India’s Coast Guard deputy inspector general (DIG) Wednesday denied reports which said that he had admitted to have ordered for a Pakistani boat to be blown up in the Arabian Sea on New Year’s eve, a report published on the Times of India website said.

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.