Pakistan

Imran Khan officially elected as the new Prime Minister of Pakistan

The Chairman of Tehrik-e-Insaf Pakistan (PTI) Imran Khan was officially elected as the new Prime Minister of Pakistan after he obtained the majority of the votes from the National Assembly of Pakistan. The Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan Asad Qaisr said Imran Khan has obtained 176 votes during today’s general assembly and was […]

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Pakistan appoints former chief justice as caretaker PM

Pakistan’s ruling and opposition parties on Monday announced the appointment of a former Supreme Court chief justice as caretaker prime minister. The selection of Nasir ul Mulk comes days after the country’s president announced that general elections will be held on July 25 — setting up what would only be Pakistan’s second ever democratic transfer […]

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Gang taps unwitting girl’s spinal fluid in Pakistan.

Police in Pakistan have arrested four suspected members of a gang accused of tapping a 17-year-old girl’s spinal fluid without her knowledge and selling it on the black market. According to police in the city of Hafizabad, the gang members pretended to be government officials carrying out medical research. They promised the victim’s father a […]

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AT LEAST 90 PEOPLE FEARED DROWNED OFF LIBYAN COAST.

Ninety migrants are feared drowned after a boat capsized off the Libyan coast, says the UN’s migration agency. “Ten bodies are reported to have washed up on Libyan shores,” the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said in a statement. Three survivors said most of those who drowned were Pakistani nationals. An IOMspokesperson said Pakistanis were increasingly […]

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