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Govt’s attitude will ruin democracy: Khawaja Asif

11 November, 2019 3:52 pm 3:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) leader Khawaja Asif has said that passing laws through ordinances was not a good omen and warned that if the government continued with the practice, it would ruin democracy. Addressing Defence Minister Khattak’s remarks during the NA session regarding the ongoing sit-in led by the JUI-F, he … Read More

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If you want democracy, come to negotiation table, Khattak asks Opp

11 November, 2019 3:05 pm 3:05 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Defence Pervaiz Khattak on Friday asked the opposition if they want democracy to flourish in the country, then come on the negotiation table for solving the issues rather than sit-in politics. Speaking on the floor of the National Assembly, he lashed out at the opposition parties and said that … Read More


Indonesia’s Habibie, president during transition to democracy, dies

09 September, 2019 11:03 pm 11:03 pm

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Former Indonesian president B.J. Habibie, who came to power during the country’s turbulent transition to democracy after former strongman leader Suharto stepped down in 1998, has died, his son said on Wednesday. An engineer by training, Habibie succeeded Suharto as Indonesia’s third president only months after becoming his deputy, just as the … Read More

No space for democracy and plurality in Naya Pakistan: Aseefa Bhutto

08 August, 2019 8:38 pm 8:38 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Aseefa Bhutto Zardari, sister of PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, has said that there is no space for democracy and plurality in Naya Pakistan. Reacting to the arrest of PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz on Thursday, she said that the arrest of Maryam Nawaz Sharif is further proof, if proof were needed, … Read More

India attacked democracy and right to self-determination: Bilawal Bhutto

08 August, 2019 7:34 pm 7:34 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto said that Prime Minister Imran Khan had made the speech without any strategy and plan. Expressing his views on the revocation of special status of Occupied Kashmir during the joint session of the parliament on Tuesday, he said that the silence of Imran Khan is disappointing. “India … Read More

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Bilawal Bhutto says democracy is in jeopardy in country

07 July, 2019 9:59 pm 9:59 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto said that the selected government was imposed on the country on July 25. Addressing a big gathering organized by the opposition to observe the black day on Thursday, he said that democracy is in jeopardy in the country. “No single party can find out the solution. We … Read More


Hong Kong protests resume as masses march amid high security

07 July, 2019 2:58 pm 2:58 pm

HONG KONG (Web Desk) – Hong Kong is under tight security as tens of thousands march in the latest protest run by pro-democracy groups. Mass protests have been held for weeks, initially over an extradition deal with mainland China but now covering other key issues on democracy in Hong Kong. The latest rally was put … Read More

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Bilawal terms current political situation in country as reversal of democra...

07 July, 2019 10:40 pm 10:40 pm

KARACHI (92 news) – Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday termed the current political situation in the country as a reversal of democracy. Addressing a press conference in Peshawar, the PPP chairman said, “We are on a reverse course. Today, people and media do not have as much freedom as they … Read More

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Current system can’t be labeled as democracy: Sheikh Rasheed

06 June, 2019 7:33 pm 7:33 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad said on Sunday that the current system cannot be labeled as democracy because such ‘disabled’ (so called) democracy can be turned into tragedy any time. Speaking to the journalists, the railways minister termed that in the current system the people get interim bail till … Read More

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Democracy can’t hinder accountability of corrupts: Shafqat Mahmood

02 February, 2019 1:39 pm 1:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood on Thursday said the democracy cannot hinder the accountability of the corrupt peoples in the country. Strongly responding to Khursheed Shah’s tirade and oppositions’ reaction on the arrest of Agha Siraj Durrani in NA session, Shafqat Mehmood said that the parliament or democracy cannot become … Read More

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Rulers challenging democracy by arresting a speaker, says Asif Zardari

02 February, 2019 5:40 pm 5:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP co-chairman Asif Zardari has said that the rulers are challenging democracy by arresting a speaker. Reacting to the arrest of Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani on Wednesday, he said that the rulers should have arrested him from Karachi if they wanted to arrest him. “Agha Siraj Durrani was not … Read More

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Opposition being targeted in name of accountability, says Bilawal Bhutto

01 January, 2019 5:57 pm 5:57 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has accused the government of carrying out revengeful activities against the opposition in the name of accountability. Addressing the Lahore District Bar Association via a video link on Saturday, he said that 92 percent of Form 45 could not be provided to the candidates in the … Read More

Asif Zardari says non-serious PM has no political thought

12 December, 2018 2:47 pm 2:47 pm

TANDO ALLAHYAR (92 News) – PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that his party wants to strengthen democracy. Talking to journalists on Tuesday, he said that conditions in the country are very complex. “Some people want to dismantle the system. We will continue to fight for democracy till last drop of blood,” he maintained. … Read More

We are united for defence of Pakistan, says COAS Qamar Bajwa

09 September, 2018 9:52 pm 9:52 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that they are united to defend the motherland. Addressing the Defence Day main ceremony at GHQ on Thursday, he said that they had learnt a lot from the wars of 1965 and 1971. “We strengthened our defence for the traditional wars. We … Read More

Assembly’s sanctity to be restored at any cost: Khursheed Shah

08 August, 2018 10:17 pm 10:17 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former opposition leader Khursheed Shah on Wednesday said that the Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) will try to restore the sanctity of the National Assembly (NA). Speaking to the session of assembly after speaker and deputy speaker elections, the PPP leader congratulated Asad Qaiser for electing as the new speaker of NA. … Read More