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Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah has said the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif himself ought to make an announcement for mid-term elections with a view to protecting and preserving the existing system.

Ministers for Interior and Finance Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan and Ishaq Dar met Prime Minister here on Tuesday, exchanged views on political and economic situation and considered various options on ending the sit-ins of PAT and PTI peacefully. According to sources the Interior Minister congratulated the Prime Minister for forcefully raising the Kashmir issue at the UN General Assembly and thus represented the sentiments of the people of Pakistan and Kashmir.
The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership is facing pressure from within its ranks for an early resolution of the ongoing political standoff through a dialogue, failing which to formulate an effective strategy to counter the anti-government drive launched by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
Parliamentarians from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and ruling Pakistan Muslim League-N scuffled on Tuesday when a member of Imran Khan's party raised 'Go Nawaz Go' slogan during the proceedings of a Senate's standing committee. Maiza Hameed, a PML-N MNA, confirmed the fight through her Twitter. She twitted: "While attending standing committee [committee] meeting in communication PTI MNA physically fought with another member they hv [have] no patience left".
National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in collaboration with local and international non-governmental organisations has completed the Multi-Sector Initial Rapid Assessment (MIRA) and presented it to the government for further guidelines, NDMA officials said. They said that MIRA will give a broad assessment of damages caused by devastated floods in which 360 persons lost their lives whereas over 646 received injuries.
German authorities on Tuesday sought the arrest of two Pakistani nationals on suspicion of tax evasion of 136 million euros ($171 million) related to the European carbon market, widening a carbon trading probe that has also drawn in Deutsche Bank. International arrest warrants were issued in late July for Mobeen Iqbal, 32, and Ashraf Muhammad, 35, both of whom are thought to be living in Dubai, the Frankfurt prosecutor's office said in an emailed statement.
The government on Tuesday reduced petroleum products' prices up to Rs 2.95 per litre, effective from October 1. According to a notification issued by the government, petrol price has been reduced by Rs 2.95 per litre, kerosene by Rs 1.31 per litre, High Speed Diesel (HSD) by Rs 0.95 per litre, Light Diesel Oil (LDO) by Rs 0.67 per litre and High Octane Blending Component (HOBC) by Rs 1.88 per litre.
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