“The United States of America will now control us through ‘boot polish’ and ‘cherry blossom’” he said while attacking Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif during his address to the workers’ convention in Lahore.
National Assembly (NA) Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf administered oath to Hamza Shahbaz as the elected chief minister of Punjab at a ceremony at the Governor House, Lahore, just hours after Governor Omar Sarfraz Cheema rejected Usman Buzdar's resignation, deeming it not constitutionally valid.
After accumulating the virtues of the Holy Month of Ramadan, the faithful in the UAE are geared up to celebrate Eid Al Fitr with religious ardour, thanks to the authorities for effectively curbing the coronavirus which led to easing of the restrictions.
In a viral video, a group of men who encircled the federal ministers, while they were being escorted inside the mosque, also used profanities against them.
Overseas Pakistanis have hailed Imran Khan’s “brave” move to call for snap polls after a no-trust motion against him was rejected by the National Assembly Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri.
In videos shared on social media platforms, teary-eyed PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz can be seen hugging Hamza Shahbaz while congratulating him.
On Wednesday, the rupee was trading at Rs225 per US dollar, having ended on Tuesday at Rs221.99 after Fitch ratings agency revised its outlook for Pakistan sovereign debt from stable to negative.
He asked the institutions as to how they had allowed the tyrants to be imposed on the nation and said Allah Almighty would ask the judges had they established the rule of law and protected the weak against powerful crooks.
Ahead of his formal appointment, the rupee had risen throughout the day after reports that he would take up the role, a change that comes in the midst of an economic crisis in Pakistan that has been exacerbated by deadly floods.