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PM lied in parliament, now taking refuge behind immunity: Imran ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has expressed on Tuesday that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had lied to the nation on the floor of the parliament, and so was asking for immunity in the court.Talking to the media outside Supreme Court after the Panamagate case hearing, Khan said the Prime Minister had not yet presented money trail before the apex court. He added the PM had announced in the Parliament that Sharif family had all the records of their investment and business abroad. But they did not present any documents or evidence about the money trail, he added, saying that the Prime Minister was now taking refuge behind immunity.Imran Khan alleged that the government was behaving like a mafia. This is not the role of the government. They are just trying to make us shut up. I have never been in power. Why will I do corruption? he said.He ...

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Raheel Sharif to highlight Pakistan Army's anti-terror efforts at Davos RECORDER REPORT ISLAMABAD: Former Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif (retd) will highlight Pakistan Army's counter-insurgency operations and improved security environment in the country at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting on Tuesday at Davos, Switzerland. This is the first time that a former army chief of Pakistan has been invited to speak at the WEF annual meeting in his personal capacity as a paid speaker, according to sources. Gen (retd) Raheel Sharif has already ...

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Search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 ends with no trace The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was finally ended on Tuesday without any trace being found of the plane that vanished in 2014 with 239 people on board.According to Huffington Post, the location of Flight MH370 has become one of the worlds greatest aviation mysteries since the plane disappeared en route to Beijing from the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.Despite every effort using the best science available ... the search has not been able ...

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PM seeks immunity under Article-248 in Panamagate case ISLAMABAD: A larger bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan led by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa resumed hearing the Panama Leaks case on Tuesday. According to latest local media reports, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's counsel Makhdoom Ali Khan continued his argument and asked that the Prime Minister be given immunity under Article 248 of the constitution."We have asked for a constitutional immunity under Article-248 besides Article-66," said Makhdoom Ali Khan.Khan, who replaced Salman Aslam Butt, ...

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A tale of two speeches as Davos week begins DAVOS: The global elite begin a week of earnest debate and Alpine partying in the Swiss ski resort of Davos on Tuesday, in a week bookended by two presidential speeches of historic import.One will be by Xi Jinping, the first Chinese president to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos. He is expected to seek to turn the page on the US-led polity for trade that has governed since World War II in favour of ...