Thursday, 16 August, 2018

Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing

Imran Khan calls up Navjot Sidhu, invites him to swearing-in ceremony on Aug 18 Imran Khan's speech was very nice, I wish him all the best: Kangana Ranaut
Pablo Mccormick | 12 August, 2018, 15:06

The 25 July Pakistan elections, which has seen cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) emerging as the single largest party with 116 seats, has however ignited hopes of a thaw in India-Pakistan ties.

In a recent interview with the press, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut - who has often been coined "anti-Pakistan" - surprised the media when she softened the stance on Pakistan and commented that she was full of hope because of Imran Khan.

Imran Khan is set to take oath as the new premier on August 18 as his party has claimed to achieve a majority in the National Assembly during the recently held general elections.

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Geo News reported that President Mamnoon Hussain has made a decision to postpone his visit to Scotland in order to administer the oath to the next prime minister.Mamnoon was scheduled to visit Edinburgh from August 16 to August 19.

PTI's Senator Faisal Javed Khan said that former Indian batsman Navjot Singh Sidhu will attend the ceremony at the President's house.

The 65-year-old leader had contested from five constituencies and won all of them.

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Imran Khan's found a fan in Kangana Ranaut after his first public address.

However, the party is yet to nominate deputy speaker in the National Assembly and Punjab chief minister. The party needed the support of 172 lawmakers in the house of 342 to form the government.

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He scored his first senior team goal with a lovely move around his defender and a fine finish to the far post. This was backed up by the fact Pogba was made captain for the match last night.

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