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ISLAMABAD: The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have formally started contacting other political parties — the latter to muster support for the Nov 2 plan for ‘Islamabad lockdown’ and the former to deal with such a situation. According to sources, federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique contacted Leader of […]

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Pakistan’s Supreme Court today issued notice to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Panama Papers case. Apart from Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, Hasan Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz, Capt (R) Safdar, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, director general Federal Investigation Agency, chairman Federal Board of Revenue, and the attorney general were also issued the notice, Pakistan daily, the Dawn reported.  […]

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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has ruled out for now any negotiations with the government over his decision to bring the federal capital to a standstill on Nov 2. Talking to reporters outside his residence in Bani Gala on Friday, the PTI chief said his party would hold talks with the government only […]

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An influential Democratic senator has demanded answers from the IRS about what it has done since the Panama Papers were published last spring to combat tax fraud committed through anonymous shell companies. Oregon’s Ron Wyden is the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee and could become its chairman if Democrats regain control of the […]

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KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Sindh President Arif Ali on Thursday said that they cannot be silent on the allegations against Governor Sindh Dr. Ishratul Ibad, and demanded that he resign immediately and be placed on the Exit Control List. Alvi, while addressing a press conference at Insaf House, said that Governor has accused the Mutahida Quami […]

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The rally in Icelandic markets is stalling as one of Europe’s fastest growing economies faces the possibility of a regime change next week. With latest surveys suggesting the center-right coalition stands little chance of surviving the Oct. 29 election, opposition parties have started exploring possible alliances designed to bring about far-reaching change, from a new […]

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KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Sindh President Arif Ali on Thursday said that they cannot be silent on the allegations against Governor Sindh Dr. Ishratul Ibad, and demanded that he resign immediately and be placed on the Exit Control List. Alvi, while addressing a press conference at Insaf House, said that Governor has accused the Mutahida Quami […]

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David Cameron’s director of communications feared that the then prime minister would have to resign over the family revelations contained within the Panama Papers, according to his newly published book. Sir Craig Oliver details the chaos behind the scenes at Downing Street following the Guardian’s investigation of the Cameron family’s tax affairs in April, which […]

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Imran Khan is leading a campaign against corruption during Nawaz Sharif’s rule. On November 2, Imran would try to “lockdown” Islamabad. On a day when the Supreme Court of Pakistan issued a notice to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family in the ‘Panama Papers’ leaks case, a report in Pakistani media said the Sharif-led government […]

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