India Invites Pak’s Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto For SCO Meeting In May

India has invited Pakistan’s foreign minister, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meeting in May, according to a media report on Wednesday, pinning the hope to mitigate its stressed relationship with the neighbour. The invitation came as a positive response to Pakistani prime minister Shehbaz Sharif’s urge to have peace with India over all outstanding issues including the Kashmir dispute.  Meanwhile, the invitation to nuclear-armed rivals was unexpected, as Bhutto’s initial comment against India’s prime minister Narendra Modi triggered protests all over the country. While both countries have…

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New Low, Even For Pakistan: MEA On Bhutto’s Remarks On PM Modi

The comments of Pakistan foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto are at a new low even for Pakistan, the external affairs ministry said on Friday in an official response to Bilawal’s personal attack on prime minister Narendra Modi at the United Nations. The foreign minister of Pakistan has obviously forgotten this day in 1971, which was a direct result of the genocide unleashed by Pakistani rulers against ethnic Bengalis and Hindus. Unfortunately, Pakistan’s treatment of its minorities does not appear to have changed much. It certainly lacks the credentials to cast doubt…

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Bilawal Bhutto demands Pak establishment to stay away from Senate polls

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 9 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday demanded the country’s establishment to ‘stay away’ from the upcoming Senate elections while warning that the entire country would be affected if the Upper House polls were made controversial.The PPP wanted that not only should the establishment not take part in Senate elections but it should have no political role, he said, responding to a question during a press conference, reported Dawn. He also opined that if the establishment has a political office, it should…

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Pakistan opposition leaders oppose ordinance to hold Senate elections via show of hands

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 7 (ANI): Leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) – the 11-party opposition alliance on Saturday opposed the government’s move to hold Senate elections via a show of hands.In a meeting between PDM chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz, it was agreed that the procedure for Senate elections can not be changed without a constitutional amendment, reported Geo News.According to sources, Maryam Nawaz said that it will be known in the Senate election who is standing with whom, and also…

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Bilawal Bhutto demands foreign funding case against ‘most-corrupt’ Imran Khan govt be made public

Karachi [Pakistan], January 17 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has demanded foreign funding case against Prime Minister Imran be made public, stating that his party will only use constitutional and democratic means to remove the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government.“We want to establish the democratic rule in the country and will only use democratic ways to remove Imran Khan from power,” Bilawal said at a press conference in Karachi on Saturday.During the briefing, the PPP chairperson said that in terms of the country’s economy and its health sector,…

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