CHANGE OF COMMAND CEREMONY FOR COAS TO BE HELD AT GHQ ON TUESDAY

The Change of Command ceremony for Chief of Army Staff will take place in Rawalpindi on Tuesday. Outgoing Army Chief General Raheel Sharif will hand over the command stick to the newly...

PAKISTAN OFFERS LUCRATIVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR INVESTMENT IN VARIOUS SECTORS: ANUSHA

Minister of State for Information Technology anusha Rehman says Pakistan offers lucrative opportunities for investment in various sectors. She was talking to Norwegian Ambassador to Pakistan Tore Nedrebo who called on her...

Pakistan playing role of gateway to Central Asia: PM

ASGHABAT: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said, in the emerging global and regional environment Pakistan is playing its role as gateway to Central Asia. Addressing the two-day Global Sustainable Transport Conference in...

Chinese artists showcased diverse culture of China

Islamabad: Colorful and artistically choreographed Chinese cultural troupe’s performance bedazzled the audience with traditional dances, folk music and songs here at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA). A 17-item programme,...

Two reported killed, one missing in fuel tank fire

KARACHI: Two people were reported killed and another was missing in a fuel tank fire in Karachi’s Kemari area on Saturday, an official of the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) said.He stated that the...

Govt committed to women empowerment, protection of their rights

LAHORE: Provincial Minister for Women Development Hameeda Waheed ud Din has said that government has taken effective measures for the protection of rights of women and curbing gender based violence. She was...

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Iraq

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday strongly condemned the terrorist attack targeting buses carrying pilgrims in Iraq, resulting in heavy loss of lives and injuries. “The government and people of Pakistan extend their heartfelt condolences to the...

Fish exports increase 14 per cent in four months

ISLAMABAD: The exports of fish and fish preparations from the country witnessed increase of 13.87 percent during the first four months of the current fiscal year, compared to the corresponding period...

Classic movie ‘Mutthi Bhar Chawal’ screened at Lok Virsa

ISLAMABAD: Mandwa Film Club of National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) on Saturday organized screening of classic movie ‘Mutthi Bhar Chawal’. Renowned filmmaker, director and actress Sangeeta, who acted...

PM reaffirms Pakistan’s firm commitment for peace in Afghanistan

ASHGABAT (Turkmenistan): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday reaffirmed Pakistan’s firm commitment to the efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan. During a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines...