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PML-N leader Sadiq-ul-Farooq, in September 09, said Saudi Arabia would not interfere in Pakistan internal issues. Party senator Ishaq Dar said Saudi Arabia has not, in any way, pressurised PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif regarding former president Pervez Musharrafs trial under Article 6 of the constitution.


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Pakistan Govt. 'impassive, incapable of running country', says Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said the Pakistan People's Party (PPP)-led government is impassive and incapable of running the country.

Zardari must stop making PMs scapegoats and bring back black money: Sharif
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said President Asif Ali Zardari should stop making prime ministers 'scapegoats', and should instead bring back the six billion rupees from foreign accounts and spend the same on people's welfare.

Fiza Gilani might contest for father's vacant National Assembly seat
Yousuf Raza Gilani's daughter might contest the by-elections for her father's NA-151 Multan seat after his disqualification as National Assembly member.

PPP reaped what it sowed by clashing with judiciary, says Sharif
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has hit out at the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), a day after Yousuf Raza Gilani was disqualified as Pakistan's Prime Minister in a contempt case, saying "they reaped what they sowed by clashing with the judiciary."

Pak SC disqualifies Gilani as prime minister
The Supreme Court of Pakistan has disqualified Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani as the premier of the country.

Pak Attorney General accuses SC of 'ridiculing' PM through 'poetic' verdict
The Attorney General (AG) of Pakistan, in his arguments before the Supreme Court regarding petitions against the National Assembly speaker's ruling in the prime minister's disqualification case, has raised serious objections over the writing of lyrics in the judgment and asserted that the PM was ridiculed through poetry.

A convicted person is representing 180 million Pakistanis, says Pak CJ of Gilani
While hearing the petitions filed against the National Assembly Speaker's ruling in the contempt case against Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry said that a "convicted person is representing a population of 180 million people".

PML-N, JI decide to form 'grand alliance' to get rid of 'corrupt rulers'
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) have decided to form an alliance to ensure honour of the judiciary and get rid of the corrupt rulers.

Aitzaz Ahsan says Gilani 'can perform Pak PM's role even as prisoner'
Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's lawyer Aitzaz Ahsan has said that Gilani could be the chief executive of the country, even from a prison cell.

Pak clerics want 'conspiring' NGOs out of Kohistan
Clerics in Pakistan's Kohistan district have decided in principle to expel non-governmental organisations (NGOs) from the district after accusing them of working against Kohistani tribal customs.

ISI nixes AQ Khan's 'joining politics' dreams
Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan has again retracted his statement saying he is unlikely to join any political party or enter active politics, due to pressure by intelligence agencies asking him to refrain from doing so.

Nawaz Sharif claims India copied Pak reforms in '90s
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif, has said India copied his government's initiatives in the 1990s.

Imran Khan wants audit of Pak defence budget to know where money is spent
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has called for auditing the defence budget of the country by bringing it in the knowledge of the elected government as to where it is spent.

Gilani Govt. does not know even basics of running country: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Nawaz Sharif has said the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) rulers do not even know the basics of governing a country.

Former and current Pak PM bitten by the 'small house' bug
Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani would soon be vacating the multi-billion rupee luxurious Prime Minister's House and move into a small house, Finance Minister Dr Hafeez Shaikh has said.

Pak opp leader terms budget session fisticuffs brawl as 'people's voice'
Pakistan Opposition Leader in the National Assembly, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has termed his party's protest, during the budget speech by Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, as the "people's voice".

Institutions spat looms as Pak SC admits petitions against Speaker's decision favouring Gilani
Another standoff between the government and judiciary looms after the Pakistan Supreme Court admitted the petitions against the ruling of the National Assembly Speaker over the disqualification of Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, which are scheduled for hearing on June 6.

Pak Speaker's decision not to disqualify Gilani must be accepted by all: Editorial
In reference to Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's disqualification case, an editorial in a Pakistan daily has said, being the head of parliament, the National Assembly (NA) Speaker's decision ought to be respected and accepted by all and sundry.

Gilani says Pak SC can't challenge Speaker's 'final' ruling over his disqualification
Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said National Assembly Speaker Dr Fehmida Mirza's ruling pertaining to the reference of his disqualification was final and could not be challenged.

Zardari wanted to give indemnity to Musharraf: Sharif
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has claimed that President Asif Ali Zardari had a discussion with him regarding offering an indemnity to former president Pervez Musharraf after he decided to step down from the presidency.

Pak's 'Anna Hazare' joins Sharif's PML-N party
Pakistan's human rights activist Jahangir Akhtar has joined the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party.

Pak Govt, army at loggerheads over ongoing Supreme Court's Memo Gate probe
The Pakistan Government and the army seem to be at loggerheads in the wake of the Supreme Court vowing to go ahead with the probe into the Memo Gate scandal rather than calling it off.

Khar says Pak committed to engaging with India on Kashmir issue
Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has said the country is committed to pursuing a constructive, sustained and result-oriented engagement with India, including on the Kashmir issue.

PML-N, ANP want Pasha to quit over 'attempt to dislodge govt'
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Awami National Party (ANP) have demanded Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Ahmad Shuja Pasha's resignation over alleged plot to oust the government that was backed by Opposition Leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan.

PML-N files another plea before SC over Pak Memo Gate scandal
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has reportedly filed another miscellaneous application before the Supreme Court to make three other people party in the Memegate case.

Rehman Malik says Memo Gate involved businessman trying to destabilise Pakistan
Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has urged the United States to take action against Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz, involved in the Memo Gate scandal, and alleged that he tried to destabilise Pakistan by "telling lies."

PML-N moves Pak SC to deal with memo scandal
Lawyers of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) have filed a constitutional petition with regard to the 'memo controversy' in the Supreme Court.

'Imran Khan met Munter in ISI chief General Pasha's presence'
Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan was recently introduced to Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter in the presence of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lt. Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha.

Zardari's friends in UAE trying to woo back Quereshi to PPP
Close friends of President Asif Ali Zardari living in the United Arab Emirates 9UAE) have reportedly approached former foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in an effort to get him to rejoin the Pakistan Peoples Party, or at least to persuade him not to ally with the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz.

PTI will sink political Titanic of PML-N: Imran Khan
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has said the tsunami of popularity of the PTI will sink the political Titanic of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).

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