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Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan to address first rally since assassination attempt
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Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan to address first rally since assassination attempt

The rally will take place on a vast open ground between the capital, Islamabad, and neighbouring Rawalpindi -- the garrison city that is home to the headquarters of the country's powerful military

FP Analysis: Pakistan’s doublespeak on ‘peace and cordial ties’ with India
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FP Analysis: Pakistan’s doublespeak on ‘peace and cordial ties’ with India

Participating in the concluding ceremony of the Margalla Dialogue held in Islamabad, Pakistan President Arif Alvi expressed regret that India has failed to strike a chord of friendship and cooperation with Pakistan, squarely blaming New Delhi

Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan warns govt of march to Islamabad if victimisation of PTI workers not stopped
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Pakistan: Former PM Imran Khan warns govt of march to Islamabad if victimisation of PTI workers not stopped

Imran Khan said that workers of PTI were unnecessarily being targeted ever since he was ousted as the prime minister through a no-confidence motion in April 2022

Is climate change to blame for Pakistan's flood fury?
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Is climate change to blame for Pakistan's flood fury?

The flooding in Pakistan has all the hallmarks of a catastrophe juiced by climate change, but several scientists believe that it’s too early to formally assign blame to global warming

Pakistan seeks United States' support for IMF programme revival
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Pakistan seeks United States' support for IMF programme revival

The US, which is the largest shareholder in the IMF, has in the past too played a role of the catalyst in Islamabad completing the fund's programme reviews

Pakistan: Where democracy and political power flow from the barrel of a gun
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Pakistan: Where democracy and political power flow from the barrel of a gun

As former President Gen Pervez Musharraf fights for his life, a look at the history of Pakistan where democracy often worked under the guidance of the military

Pakistan Army deployed as Imran Khan's protest march enters Islamabad
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Pakistan Army deployed as Imran Khan's protest march enters Islamabad

The Pakistan government has deployed the Army in the Red Zone to 'protect important government buildings' after Imran Khan entered the federal capital amid rising tensions in the country

As India melts under the heatwave, it's a summer from hell in neighbouring Pakistan too
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As India melts under the heatwave, it's a summer from hell in neighbouring Pakistan too

Pakistan's ministry of climate change issued a formal heatwave alert to all provinces, as temperatures are expected to rise by six to eight degrees Celsius above average this year

US congratulates Pakistan’s new PM Shehbaz Sharif, says values relationship with Islamabad
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US congratulates Pakistan’s new PM Shehbaz Sharif, says values relationship with Islamabad

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Washington views a strong, prosperous and democratic Pakistan as essential for the interests of both of the countries

'We want Imran Khan back': Pakistan witnesses a night of anger after prime minister is ousted
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'We want Imran Khan back': Pakistan witnesses a night of anger after prime minister is ousted

A large number of PTI supporters took to the streets across the country, saying they wanted the cricketer-turned-politician back in power. Chants of 'We want Imran' and 'No to imported government' rang out loud across Pakistan

Pakistan President dissolves Assembly on PM Khan’s recommendation; PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to accept the court’s decision
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Pakistan President dissolves Assembly on PM Khan’s recommendation; PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to accept the court’s decision

The Supreme Court of Pakistan took suo-moto notice of the dissolution of the National Assembly by President Arif Alvi, according to Pakistan's Dunya News

Imran Khan isn't alone: When Pakistan prime ministers faced a no-confidence vote
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Imran Khan isn't alone: When Pakistan prime ministers faced a no-confidence vote

Former Prime Ministers Benazir Bhutto and Shaukat Aziz had faced similar no-confidence motions in Pakistan, but they survived. The same can't be said for Imran Khan who hangs on to power by a thread

Pakistan's embattled PM Imran Khan summons special session of Cabinet
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Pakistan's embattled PM Imran Khan summons special session of Cabinet

State-run Radio Pakistan reported that on a special invitation, heads of the allied parties will also attend the special session of the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Khan.

Imran Khan likely to lose majority in Pakistan parliament as ally MQM holds talks with opposition
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Imran Khan likely to lose majority in Pakistan parliament as ally MQM holds talks with opposition

The joint opposition has 177 members of the National Assembly after the ruling coalition partner MQM-P decided to part ways with the Imran Khan-led government that is now left with 164 MNAs

Pakistan: Imran Khan to hold show of strength in Islamabad as no-trust vote looms
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Pakistan: Imran Khan to hold show of strength in Islamabad as no-trust vote looms

Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan has been on the edge since the Opposition submitted the no-confidence motion before the National Assembly Secretariat, alleging that Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government was responsible for the economic crisis in the country.

Pakistan: 50 PTI ministers 'go missing' as Imran Khan fights for survival
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Pakistan: 50 PTI ministers 'go missing' as Imran Khan fights for survival

Out of those missing ministers, 25 were federal and provincial advisers and special assistants, while four of them are the ministers of the state, four are advisors and 19 are the special assistants

Imran Khan likely to resign tomorrow at public rally in Islamabad
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Imran Khan likely to resign tomorrow at public rally in Islamabad

This comes after it was found out that Khan's PTI received prohibited/foreign funding or funding worth USD 7,322,678, and illegal funding from 349 foreign companies and 88 individuals of foreign origin

Pakistan no-trust vote: SC directs govt to protect state institutions after Imran supporters storm Sindh House
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Pakistan no-trust vote: SC directs govt to protect state institutions after Imran supporters storm Sindh House

Nearly two dozen disgruntled PTI lawmakers who have openly threatened to vote against prime minister Khan in the upcoming no-confidence motion, are currently staying in the Sindh House

Pakistan PM Imran Khan faces revolt from within ruling party ahead of no-trust vote in Parliament
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Pakistan PM Imran Khan faces revolt from within ruling party ahead of no-trust vote in Parliament

The National Assembly session for the move is expected to be convened on 21 March and the voting is likely to be held on 28 March

Infighting in ruling coalition gives Imran-led Pakistan govt sleepless nights over no trust vote
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Infighting in ruling coalition gives Imran-led Pakistan govt sleepless nights over no trust vote

In the 342-member National Assembly, the Opposition needs the support of 172 members to oust Prime Minister Khan