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Twitter Handle Of Pakistan Govt Withheld In India

Responding to a legal demand, Twitter, micro-blogging site banned Pakistan Government's Twitter handle in India. With this, if anybody tries to see Twitter account of Pakistan Government in India, it would show, "@GovtofPakistan's account has been withheld in India in response to a legal demand. This is not the first time the Twitter account has been withheld, and has happened six months earlier too, amid political issues and safety.

Thu, 30 Mar 2023 - 10:15 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Twitter, Account Withheld, Indian government, Pakistan Government, legal demand

Courtesy: India Today

Imran Khan

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Session Court Issues Non Bailable Arrest Warrant Against Imran Khan

In another drawback for former Pakistan PM Imran Khan, the Pakistan Government issues a non-bailable warrant against Khan. The judgement was made on March 13, in a case pertaining to using threatening language against a woman additional district and sessions judge and senior police officers while addressing a public gathering last. Furthermore, Senior civil judge of Islamabad's district and sessions court Rana Mujahid Rahim has instructed… read-more

Mon, 13 Mar 2023 - 06:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan Court, non bailable warrant, Imran Khan, Comments, Pakistan Government

Courtesy: Zee News India

Pakistan Parliamentary

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Pakistan Govt Increases Tax On Luxurious Item Import Amid Economic Crisis

In order to attract the IMF deal, the Pakistan Government announced a hike in taxes on import of luxurious items. The increased taxes on import of items like cars, home appliances, chocolates and cosmetics to 25%. The decision was taken after a go-ahead from the Pakistan Parliament, to attract the IMF loan of 6 billion, which has been in talks, which has created a struggle for economic survival for Pakistan.

Fri, 24 Feb 2023 - 10:31 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan Government, Tax Hike, Import, IMF, Economic crisis

Courtesy: NDTV

Imran Khan

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Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan Likely To Be Arrested

Former Pakistan Prime Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan is likely to be arrested on February 20, in connection to a prohibited funding case. A Pakistani news channel confirmed a four-member team has been formed to arrest Khan. Furthermore, Khan will be arrested by Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) with the help of Lahore police. However, an official announcement is yet to be made.

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 07:06 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Imran Khan, politics, Pakistan Government, arrest, PTI

Pakistan Government

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Pakistan Citizens Faces Record Hike In Fuel Prices Amid Economic

Amid the worst economic crisis, the Pakistan Government announced hike in fuel prices for citizens.  In effect from February 16, citizens will pay PKR 272/litre for petrol, while diesel will cost PKR 280/litre. The increase in fuel prices will inflict more pain on the already-burdened citizens of the South Asian nation. Moreover, the hike came hours after Shehbaz Sharif government tabled a supplementary finance bill in the Pakistan National… read-more

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 11:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan(40), fuel hike, Worst Economic, Pakistan Government, Citizens

Courtesy: India Today


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Pakistan Govt Likely To Increase Price Of Fuels Amid Financial Crisis

Amid the economic crisis, the Pakistan Government is likely to increase the prices of petrol and diesel. As per local media, petrol and diesel prices are likely to increase by Rs 32 per litre from February 16. Notably, Petroleum, oil and lubricant prices have increased and is Rs 272 for the next fortnight, forcing the Government of Pakistan to increase the prices, giving another major shock to its citizens.

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 03:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan Government, fuel prices hike, Petrol, Diesel

Courtesy: India Today

Fawad Hussain

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Former Pakistan Minister Calls Govt Manhoos, Reason Why Pakistan Lost Against India

After Pakistan Cricket team lost against India at the South Asia Cup 2022, the former federal minister of Islamabad Chaudhry Fawad Hussain blamed Shahbaz Sharif-led Pakistan Government. In a tweet, the former Information and Broadcasting Minister of Pakistan said, "It`s not the team`s fault, the imported government is unlucky," The tweet was shared in Urdu, in which the PTI leader called the new government as "Manhoos" (unlucky)".

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 07:17 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Pakistan Government, Twitter, Fawad Hussain, PTI Leader, Cricket

Courtesy: ANI

Pakistan Flag

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Journalists From 3 Press Clubs Stage Protest Against Arrest Of Fellow Journalist: Pakistan

In Pakistan's Khyber district, journalists from three press clubs staged a protest on May 16, demanding the release of fellow journalist Khadim Khan Afridi. The journalists protested against the arrest of Khadim Khan Afridi by Counter-Terrorism Department on May 13. Protestors alleged that intelligence agencies arrest innocent people under the pretext of terrorism. They said that the police also failed to provide security to the journalists… read-more

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 05:07 PM / by SARANNYA ACHARYA

Tags: Pakistan, Khyber district, journalists staged a protest, Counter-Terrorism Department, Pakistan Government

Courtesy: ANI

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Pak Punjab CM Orders Probe Into Assembly Chaos

Chaos broke out in the Pakistan Punjab Assembly, following which Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) leaders attacked the Deputy Speaker Dost Muhammad Mazari upon his arrival. Later, the newly elected CM of Pakistan's Punjab, Hamza Shahbaz, announced an inquiry into the brawl that had ensued in the assembly. He also warned that action would be taken against those responsible for the ruckus in the Assembly.

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 12:52 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Pakistan, Pakistan Government, Pakistan Assembly, Pakistan CM, Pakistan PM

Courtesy: ANI

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Pakistan Airstrikes In Afghanistan Leave Several Dead

Pakistan airstrikes in the Kunar and Khost provinces of Afghanistan have left several civilians dead. The Afghan officials in Khost shared that the Pakistani aircraft had targeted the Mir Safar and Pesa Mila areas. Neither the Pakistani government, nor the Taliban, has commented on the airstrikes yet. The Pakistani media has, however, reported that the strikes were aimed at the Tehreek-e-Taliban and Islamist militant groups in the region.

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Varun Das

Tags: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Taliban, Air Strikes, Pakistan Government

Courtesy: ANI