Saturday, 18 August, 2018

India's High Commissioner planning to Call Imran Khan this Friday!

Setting conditions ECP allows Imran to take oath Imran Khan submits written apology, affidavit in election code violation case
Cassandra Castillo | 12 August, 2018, 15:10

Khan is the likely next prime minister.

Pakistan's Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan today tendered a written apology for violating the secrecy of the ballot, prompting the election commission to withdraw its notice to him, paving the way for his swearing-in next week.

India accuses Pakistan of pushing in terrorists across the line of control (LoC) in Kashmir to stoke terrorism in Kashmir and other parts of India, a charge Pakistan denies though it admits to supporting a "freedom movement" in Kashmir.

The US Ambassador congratulated Imran Khan over the victory of his party in elections 2018.

The party of Pakistan's former cricket hero-turned-politician Imran Khan says voting among lawmakers to elect the country's new prime minister will take place August 18.

This was confirmed by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Central Additional Information Faisal Javed Khan on Friday.

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The cricket bat gifted by Bisaria was autographed by the entire Indian cricket team, the Indian mission in Islamabad said.

"India is confident that relations with Pakistan will take a turn for the positive", the Dawn quoted Bisaria as saying. "The telephonic conversation between Indian PM Narendra Modi and the PTI chairman has given birth to this new hope", he said. He expressed hope that SAARC conference would soon be held in Islamabad.

The PTI on Monday formally announced Khan as the new Pakistan prime ministerial candidate. A senior leader of Pakistan Tareek-e-Insaf (PTI) told the reporters that Imran Khan has invited his Indian friends and former cricketer Kapil Dev, Navjot Singh Sidhu, Sunil Gavaskar to attend the oath ceremony.

Pakistan went to polls on July 25 and the PTI had emerged as the single largest party with 116 seats after the Election Commission of Pakistan released the complete results for 270 of 272 National Assembly (NA) constituencies.

In the same tweet he said the United States has been rewarded with "nothing but lies and deceit" for "foolishly" giving Pakistan more than $33 billion in aid in the past 15 years.

Imran Khan and Hoover had exchanged views on Pak-US relations and matters of mutual interest.

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