Sheikh Rashid

Pakistan's current situation 'disturbing and worrying': Former Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid

Sheikh Rashid took to social media to predict that ousted prime minister Imran Khan's call for the Islamabad march will surprise the world.

published on : 25th April 2022

Former Pakistan minister accepts there were tensions between Army and Imran Khan

A campaign on social media against the armed forces and its leadership was quite active and slogans critical of the Army were also chanted during protests on Sunday.

published on : 14th April 2022

Voting on no-confidence motion by Opposition against Imran to be held on April 3: Minister

He predicted that all estranged allies would come back to support the government headed by Khan as already done by Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q).

published on : 29th March 2022

Pak PM Imran Khan, his wife received bribes worth PKR 6 billion: PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz alleges

The daughter of former three-time prime minister Nawaz Sharif made these accusations while addressing her party workers.

published on : 26th March 2022

Pakistan interior minister advises PM Khan to call elections after budget

Sheikh Rashid said that the idea for early elections after presenting the federal budget for the fiscal year 2022-23 was his own "opinion".

published on : 26th March 2022

Early polls can be held to end political uncertainty: Pakistan Interior Minister

Addressing a press conference in Islamabad, Rashid also warned party dissidents that switching sides would not do them any good.

published on : 24th March 2022

Pakistan Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid blames India's RAW for deteriorating security in the country

On the issue of talks between the Imran Khan government and proscribed TTP, Sheikh Rashid said the talks were not being held anymore.

published on : 25th January 2022

Pakistan buys 25 China-made J-10C fighter jets in response to India's Rafale aircraft acquisition

A full squadron of 25 all-weather aircraft comprising J-10C will attend the Pakistan Day ceremony on March 23 next year noted Pakistan Interior Minister.

published on : 29th December 2021

Pakistan Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed dismisses talk of Nawaz Sharif's return as 'useless chatter'

Sheikh Rashid Ahmed sarcastically said that his offer of a one-way ticket to Pakistan for Nawaz Sharif was still valid.

published on : 29th December 2021

Pakistan interior minister defends talks with banned terror group TTP

The TTP, commonly known as the Pakistani Taliban, is a banned terrorist organisation based along the Afghan-Pakistan border.

published on : 3rd October 2021