IoK people lauded for showing steadfastness in uprising

ISLAMABAD. The forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, in occupied Kashmir, has lauded the people of Kashmir for showing consistency and steadfastness in supporting the mass uprising and following call of...

Rs.48,728 mln allocated for small dams’ construction during 2012-16

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) government has allocated Rs. 48,728 million for the construction of small dams for the last four years (2012-13 to 2015-16). Current year (2016-17) federal budget allocation is Rs....

Pakistani Americans react to Trump’s victory with cautious optimism

WASHINGTON: Pakistani Americans reacted with cautious optimism to Donald Trump’s stunning victory in the US Presidential elections, expressing hope that the Republican President-elect will adopt a more conciliatory approach towards minorities, especially Muslims...

US-based Muslim groups ask Trump to respect religious freedoms of all Americans

WASHINGTON: The US-based Muslims groups called on Donald Trump to respect religious freedom of all American, following his victory in the US Presidential elections that stunned people and governments across the globe. The...

Foreign exchange rates

KARACHI. The Exchange Rates Committee of Financial Markets Association of Pakistan issued the following exchange rates bulletin, here on Thursday. LIBOR FOR CALCULATING INTEREST ON SPECIAL US DOLLAR BONDS VIDE SBP F.E. CIRCULAR NO.42 &...

Tehreema Mitha to perform in PNCA tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Renowned classical dancer Tehreema Mitha would perform in Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) on Friday. An official of PNCA told APP that the Council is being arranged special classical dance evening of...

DG SBP confident regarding completion of sports infrastructure

LAHORE. Director General Sports Punjab Zulfiqar Ahmed Ghumman on Wednesday visited playfields such at Pandoki, Arorra, Asil Suleman and Badoki in the city and also inspected the available sports facilities there...

Qadir wants Modi’s intervention to sort out bilateral Pak-India series brawl

Former cricketer Abdul Qadir on Thursday asked for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention in Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in order to sort out its bilateral series brawl with the...

DRY WEATHER EXPECTED

Mainly dry weather is expected in plain areas while cold in north Balochistan and upper parts of the country today. However, partly cloudy weather conditions over uper parts with chances of rain/thunderstorm...

Strict action would be taken against all those who would violate the rules of...

District Coordination Officer, Attock Rana Akbar Hayat has said that strict action would be taken against all those who would violate the rules of anti- encroachment.Zero tolerance will be shown against...