Imran Khan

  • Imran Khan's move to tighten his grip over PoJK thwarted
    New Delhi/Muzaffarabad, July 18 (IANS): The Imran Khan government's move to strengthen its hold over Pakistan Occupied Jammu & Kashmir (PoJK), through a council which had been abolished by former premier Nawaz Sharif's party two years ago, was thwarted.   Islamabad had set up the PoJK Council under PoJK's Interim Constitution Act 1974, "to serve as a bridge" between the federal and the provincial governments, Pakistani newspaper Dawn reported. &n
  • Pak PM urges world community to share info on COVID-19 strategies as tally rises to 239,225
    Islamabad, July 8 (PTI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday urged the world community to share information on their strategies to deal with the coronavirus, as the country's COVID-19 death toll reached near 5,000-mark.   Addressing a virtual summit of the International Labour Organisation, Khan said that the constant exchange of ideas will help soften the coronavirus impact on labourers.   He said that the entire world was praying for a vaccine bu
  • CPEC to be completed at all costs: Imran
    Islamabad, July 4 (IANS): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed that the government would complete the ambitious China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project at any cost and pass its benefits to the nation.   "The corridor is a manifestation of Pakistan-China friendship and the government will complete it at any cost and bring its fruit to every Pakistani," Dawn news quoted Khan as saying said at a meeting on Friday held to review progress on the CPEC project
  • Pakistan's PM says 'no doubt' that India was behind stock exchange attack in Karachi
    ISLAMABAD, June 30 (Reuters): Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan told parliament on Tuesday he had 'no doubt' that India was behind an attack on the stock exchange building in Karachi a day earlier.   Four gunmen armed with grenades attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday, killing two guards and a policeman before security forces killed the attackers.   India said on Monday it had nothing to do with the assault.   "There is no