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  • Pakistan news, National Assembly speaker, Ayaz Sadiq

    Pakistan: PML-N's Ayaz Sadiq elected National Assembly Speaker, Ghulam Mustafa Shah Deputy Speaker

    World | March 01, 2024 19:13 IST

    Ayaz Sadiq won 199 out of the 291 votes in the election held today in the National Assembly, beating his PTI-backed rival Amir Dogar, who won only 91 votes. PML-N has formed a coalition with Bilawal Bhutto-led PPP and four smaller parties to keep Imran Khan's PTI out of power.

  • sit ins not to affect pakistani parliament session

    'Sit-ins not to affect Pakistani Parliament session'

    World | August 20, 2014 13:25 IST

    Islamabad: The National Assembly session will be held as usual despite thousands of anti-government protesters occupying the area around Pakistan's Parliament in Islamabad, the authorities said on Wednesday.The session in Parliament House is all set

  • zardari summons parliament session monday

    Zardari summons parliament session Monday

    World | January 18, 2013 12:55 IST

    Islamabad, Jan 18: President Asif Ali Zardari has summoned a National Assembly session Monday afternoon, Geo News reported.The president summoned a session of the lower of Pakistan's parliament on the advice of Prime Minister Raja