LoC
HEADLINE

Pak Army gives befitting response to Indian CFVs along LoC; six Indian soldiers killed

India once again resorted to unprovoked firing at Line of Control in Tatta Pani Sector. In a tweet on Tuesday, DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor said Pakistan gave befitting response to Indian ceasefire violation resulting in killing of six Indian soldiers including an officer. He said two Indian bunkers were destroyed in action.

Emil Wyss
KARACHI

With Love, All the Way From Switzerland! : Former Consul General

KARACHI –  Mr. Emil Wyss, who was the Consul General of Switzerland in Karachi from 2014-16, recently was in the metropolis and Hyderabad on a twelve days private visit! “Just before leaving Karachi after my diplomatic assignment ended, my wife and I committed to revisit this beautiful country every year around the 14th of August. […]

HEADLINE PAKISTAN

General Qamar Bajwa appointed COAS for another 3 years

ISLAMABAD – Government has granted an extension of three years in service to incumbent Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa. A notification issue by the Prime Minister Office today says the step has been taken in view of regional security environment. His extension will start from the day of his retirement. (Kiani/Abid) Extension approved in […]

BUSINESS

Govt remained successful on the political front during last one year : Mian Zahid Hussain

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said government’s one-year performance remained a mixed bag of achievements and failures. The government remained successful on political and diplomatic front, relations with Arab […]

HEADLINE

2 civilians martyred in unprovoked Indian firing along LoC: ISPR

RAWALPINDI – Two civilians identified as 75-year-old Lal Mohammad and 61-year-old Hussain Din on Sunday embraced martyrdom as Indian army resorted to unprovoked firing along Tatta Pani sector of Line of Control (LoC), stated ISPR. The press release added that Indian army targeted civilian population through rockets. Pakistan Army served befitting reply to the unprovoked […]

Sehat Sahulat Programme
HEADLINE ISLAMABAD

PM launches Sehat Sahulat Program for Special Persons in Islamabad

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said his vision is to turn Pakistan into a society based on justice, rule of law and compassion that were the hallmarks of the state of Madinah. Addressing a ceremony in connection with launching of Sehat Sahulat Programme for Special Persons in Islamabad today, he said we are trying to […]

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
ENTERTAINMENT

Death anniversary of Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan observed

Death anniversary of the legendary ‘qawwali’ maestro Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was observed on Friday. Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was born in Faisalabad on 13th October 1948. The great singer and musician died at the age of 48 on 16th August 1997. The government of Pakistan bestowed Pride of Performance on the legendary […]

BUSINESS

Mariam Maqsood Naz designated Chairperson Young Entrepreneurs US-PAK Trade Development Council

KARACHI – Ms Mariam Maqsood Naz, Director of Olympia Group of Companies, is designated as the Chairperson Young Entrepreneurs US-PAK Trade Development Council. Ms Mariam has worked in Sourcing & Supply Chain with General Electric (GE Aviation) for one year, where she was awarded a trophy along with a letter of appreciation for her excellent […]

BUSINESS

Aamir Khan become SECP Chairman, Notification issue

The federal government here on Friday issued a notification, appointing Mr. Aamir Khan as Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) with immediate effect. The federal cabinet, earlier in its meeting held on August 9, 2019 had approved his appointment as the Chairman. Mr. Khan possesses extensive and diversified experience spreading over […]

ISLAMABAD PAKISTAN

Pakistan to intensify lobbying for highlighting IOJ&K situation: FM

ISLAMABAD – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says Pakistan has decided to intensify its lobbying efforts to effectively highlight the prevailing situation in occupied Kashmir. He was addressing a news conference along with DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor in Islamabad on Saturday after a meeting of the special committee on Kashmir which discussed the […]