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Gillani says Bilawal decided to take BAP’s support

Gillani says Bilawal decided to take BAP's support

Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani. — File photo PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto had decided to seek Balochistan Awami Party’s (BAP) support in helping me secure the office, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Syed Yousuf Raza Gillani has revealed.  In an interview during …

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PTI appoints new parliamentary leader and chief whip in Senate

PTI appoints new parliamentary leader and chief whip in Senate

Pictures of Senator Fida Muhammad (L) and Senator Ejaz Chaudhry of the PTI. Photos: senate.gov.pk / Twitter. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Communication Shahbaz Gill on Tuesday took to Twitter and announced that the premier has decided to appoint two new members in the Senate. Per the …

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Despite differences, Opposition manages to pass resolution in Senate

Despite differences, Opposition manages to pass resolution in Senate

The Opposition was able to pass a resolution in the Senate relating to the price of coronavirus vaccines on Monday, despite disagreements within the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM). The resolution against the selling of coronavirus vaccines at expensive rates was moved by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam’s (JUI-F) Senator Kamran Murtaza. The Senate …

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PML-N, JUI-F leaders may bring own Senate Opposition leader

PML-N, JUI-F leaders may bring own Senate Opposition leader

PML-N leader and the secretary-general of the PDM, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi (L), and JUI-F Secretary-General Senator Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri (R). The News/via Geo.tv/Files LAHORE: Two key leaders of the PML-N and the JUI-F have hinted at the anti-government coalition, the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), convening a meeting to formulate …

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PPP challenges rejection of votes in chairman senate poll in IHC

PPP challenges rejection of votes in chairman senate poll in IHC

Senator Yousaf Raza Gillani. Photo: File ISLAMABAD: With hopes of taking back the Senate chairman’s post, the PPP has approached the Islamabad High Court (IHC) challenging the returning officer’s (RO) decision rejecting the votes that the party believed were polled for their candidate. Senator Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani filed a …

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