Tag Archives: Raja Pervaiz Ashraf

Rental Power Case: Pakistan Supreme Court orders arrest of prime minister

Pakistan’s Supreme Court has ordered the arrest of the prime minister in connection with a corruption case linked to power projects, television channels reported, plunging the country into fresh political turmoil. The surprise move came as a populist cleric, who is believed to be backed by the military, demanded the resignation of the government in protests attended by thousands of ... Read More »

NRO implementation case: SC gives PM Ashraf time till Sep 18

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has appeared before the Supreme Court today in the contempt of court case regarding the implementation of National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) as decided by the coalition partners Sunday. The court has also directed the prime minister to appear in person before a five-judge bench on next hearing. The five-member bench of the apex court headed ... Read More »

PM Ashraf announces Rs1 million for BA Exams topper

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Sunday announced Rs 1 million for Muhammad Mohsin, who topped Punjab University B.A exams despite working at a Tandoor in Hafizabad town of the province. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif also announced to bear all the eduction expenses for Muhammad Mohsin. Mohsin got first position by securing 688 numbers in the B.A exam.Talking to ... Read More »