Syed Asim Munir: Pakistan names former spy chief as new head of army

Syed Asim Munir: Pakistan names former spy chief as new head of army

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  —  Pakistan on Thursday named former spy chief Lt. Gen. Syed Asim Munir as chief of the South Asian country’s army, ending weeks of speculation over an appointment that comes amid intense debate around the military’s influence on public life. Munir, the country’s most senior general and a former head of the … Read more

Pakistan’s Imran Khan says three bullets were taken from his right leg

Pakistan’s Imran Khan says three bullets were taken from his right leg

CNN  —  Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan says three bullets were taken from his right leg from the shooting which injured him last week. Khan survived the shooting at a political rally in Gujranwala on Thursday, an incident that his party has called an assassination attempt. In an interview with CNN’s Becky Anderson in … Read more

Imran Khan blames Pakistan establishment for plot to assassinate him

Pakistan’s Imran Khan says three bullets were taken from his right leg

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  —  Tensions escalated in Pakistan on Friday as former Prime Minister Imran Khan blamed establishment figures for a plot to kill him – a claim strenuously denied by governing and security officials. A day after after he survived a shooting at a political rally outside the town of Gujranwala, Punjab province, Khan … Read more

Imran Khan: Pakistani ex-Prime Minister shot in lower leg in assassination attempt at rally

Imran Khan: Pakistani ex-Prime Minister shot in lower leg in assassination attempt at rally

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  —  Pakistan’s ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan has survived a shooting at a political rally on Thursday that his party called an assassination attempt, which killed one person and injured several others and prompted protests among Khan’s supporters. Video of the alleged attack shows Khan waving from an open-topped truck just outside the … Read more

Imran Khan: Ex-Prime Minister shot in foot in gun attack in Pakistan

Imran Khan: Ex-Prime Minister shot in foot in gun attack in Pakistan

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  —  Pakistan’s ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan was shot in the foot at a rally Thursday, according to an official from his party, which said the incident was an assassination attempt. A bullet hit Khan in his foot after an unidentified gunman opened fire, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senior leader Asad Umar said. The … Read more

Imran Khan disqualified from holding office for five years, Pakistan’s election commission rules

Imran Khan: Ex-Prime Minister shot in foot in gun attack in Pakistan

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  —  Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan will be disqualified from holding political office for five years, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) ruled on Friday, a move likely to further inflame political tensions in the country. While reading out the recommendation, ECP chief Sikandar Sultan Raja stated that Khan was disqualified … Read more

Imran Khan: Pakistan’s former PM investigated by police under anti-terror law

Imran Khan: Pakistan’s former PM investigated by police under anti-terror law

Islamabad CNN  —  Pakistani authorities are investigating whether former prime minister Imran Khan violated anti-terror laws and have banned him from speaking live on television, in moves likely to inflame tensions between Khan, who maintains mass popular support, and the coalition government. According to police documents seen by CNN, police opened an investigation after Khan … Read more

When Ranbir Kapoor predicted Imran Khan’s retirement, was shut down by Karan Johar: ‘He seems like someone who could leave at the peak’

When Ranbir Kapoor predicted Imran Khan’s retirement, was shut down by Karan Johar: ‘He seems like someone who could leave at the peak’

Ranbir Kapoor has made it clear that he won’t be returning to Koffee with Karan because it’s just too much trouble, but on the couple of occasions that he did appear on the show, he gave his fans exactly what they wanted. In a 2010 appearance on the show, Ranbir spoke about his the relationship … Read more