Process to appoint Army Chief will start rolling from Monday, Says Khawaja Asif

Khawaja Asif, the current defense minister of Pakistan, talked about a interview to Shahzeb Khanzada in his show on Geo TV. He mentioned that the process to decide and appoint the new incoming Army Chief will start rolling from Monday, Nov 21, 2022. This will involve sending five to six names to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif from the defense ministry and then the Prime Minister will choose one. He also mentioned, though Prime Minister have full authority to choose one name of his liking from the given names for Army Chief (Chief of staff) and one for Chief of Joint staff, however, full consultation will be done with current leadership and decision will be made accordingly. Also he lashed out […]

PM Shehbaz Sharif tested positive for Coronavirus again for third time

Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mian Shehbaz Sharif was on a foreign visit to United Kingdom, earlier he did lots of other foreign visits, including a visit for climate change in Egypt. So, he recently got infected by Coronavirus. He was not feeling well from last few days and then was tested for Covid-19. The results revealed that Shehbaz Sharif got Covid-19. This was revealed by Information Minister of Pakistan, Maryam Aurangzeb recently via following tweet. Maryam Aurangzeb in her tweet above said, “Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif have got Coronavirus positive. He was not feeling well from last two days. On doctor’s advice a coronavirus test was done. People and party workers are requested to pray for his good health.” It […]

General Bajwa to leave office as soon as his term ends, without any further extension

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan have an opinion that a government with proper mandate should decide who will be next Chief of Army Staff (COAS). According to him, elections should be held as soon as possible and whoever is elected by people of Pakistan, should have right to make important decisions of the country. For this he also proposed that even if for this General Qamar Javed Bajwa have to be give some kind of temporary extension, he should be given that and he should remain in office until next elected govt gets chance to decide this important matter. However, General Bajwa, while addressing an event at Pakistan Embassy in Washington USA, said that he will leave the office […]

Govt and TLP Dialog Successful, Sit Ins End Today

Sheikh Rashid Ahmed in his latest video tweet mentioned that govt and TLP have successfully concluded the third phase of dialogs. It have been decided that govt will bring a resolution on National Assembly today, for the expulsion of French ambassador from Pakistan. Meanwhile TLP will end its all sit ins across the country. Also later through a notification all the TLP’s arrested workers will be freed and no court cases will be pursued against them for anything done during the recent few days of protests. The tweet through which Sheikh Rashid Ahmed revealed all these details is as follows. Earlier it was announced by Sheikh Rashid Ahmed that they had started dialog with the TLP and are hopeful that […]

First Dialog with TLP Successful, Says Sheikh Rashid

Seems like government of Pakistan have decided to give a second chance to TLP and started holding talks with the leadership. In fact as a result of first dialog, 11 Policemen and security forces officials were freed by TLP which they had as hostage with them. This was revealed by Sheikh Rashid Ahmed the interior minister of Pakistan, in a video message via one of his latest tweets. Here is that video message, below. According to the Sheikh Rashid not only the first session of dialog between Punjab Govt and TLP gone well, but also things are look good for the future. First Session held before very early in the morning before the ‘Sehri’ (as it is Ramadan going on), […]