‘No NRO, No compromise’: Prime Minister Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan in his statement on Sunday has reiterated that giving National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) to the corrupt elements would be equivalent to committing treason with the country. PM once more has cleared that, “No NRO, No compromise”. The premier criticized opposition parties and said that the country cannot be developed […]


Discover Wonderful Indonesia by Silk Thai Airways

By: Zahid Hussain Karani The Republic of Indonesia is rich with natural resources. Indonesia is the world’s largest Palm oil and second-largest coal exporter, with a strong economy of around $188b exports, making it world’s 25 the largest exporting country. Recently Indonesian President Joko Widodo emphasized that the tourism industry should become the biggest industry […]


Indian troops martyr six more youth in Occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR – In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh acts of state terrorism martyred six Kashmiri youth in Ganderbal and Ramban districts, on Saturday. The troops during cordon and search operations martyred three youth in Naranag area of Ganderbal and three others in Batote area of Ramban district in Jammu region. The troops have […]


PM lauds AI’s role in highlighting the situation in IOJ&K

Prime Minister Imran Khan has appreciated the lead role that Amnesty International is playing in presenting the real state of human rights in Occupied Kashmir and amplifying the voices of the Kashmiri population in a state of seven-week long lockdown. He was discussing the dire human rights and humanitarian situation in Indian occupied Jammu and […]


KUMAK Organizes a Theatre Workshop at Lyari Literature Festival 2019

KARACHI – Kumak Pakistan, an NGO set out for Philanthropy, organized a theatre workshop for school students on the first day of Lyari Literature Festival 2019 at Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University, Karachi. The theatre workshop comprised of three stages: 1) introductory remarks to elaborate on theatre and its brief history, 2) theatre performances by the […]

Kamila Shamsie

Germany not giving Kamila Shamsie literary prize for supporting Palestine

Germany’s city of Dortmund’s jury for the Nelly Sachs literature prize withdrew its decision to award British-Pakistani writer Kamila Shamsie a prize on Wednesday, citing her support for the pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement as the reason. The British-Pakistani author was announced as the winner of the Nelly Sachs Prize, named after a […]

Misbah Ul Haq

PCB announces squad for ODI series against Sri Lanka

LAHORE – Pakistan men’s team head coach and chief selector, Misbah-ul-Haq, has named a 16-member squad for three ODIs against Sri Lanka, from 27 September to 2 October, in Karachi. Abid Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, and Usman Shinwari have earned recalls. Hasan Ali misses out his place in the side due to […]


Duke & Duchess of Cambridge due on October 14

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – Prince William and Kate Middleton – will visit Pakistan from October 14-18, 2019. “Kensington Palace has announced Friday that the official visit to Pakistan by Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will take place between Monday, October 14, and Friday, October 18. Further details will […]


Founder & President US-PAK Trade Development Council and Secretary General Congratulates Dr Mirza Ikhtiar Baig to become Acting President FPCCI

KARACHI – Founder & President US-PAK Trade Development Council Syed Turab Shah and Secretary General Syed Aminullah Hussaini visit FPCCI Head office and Congratulates Dr Mirza Ikhtiar Baig to become Acting President FPCCI and present flower Bouquet and Shield of USPAK Trade Development Council and Cake to celebrate his happiness. The management of USPAK Trade […]


Murtaza Wahab inaugurates 12th Chest Pain Unit of NICVD in Orangi Town

KARACHI – Advisor to the Sindh Chief Minister on law, environment and coastal development Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Tuesday inaugurated the 12th Chest Pain Unit (CPU) of National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in Orangi Town and urged the Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar to handover KMC-run Karachi Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (KIHD) to the NICVD […]