Iran offers to provide latest buses to improve public transport system in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Iranian Consul General Mehdi Sobhani has offered to provide modern buses to improve public transport in Pakistan, especially in Sindh Province. According to Radio Tehran report, the Consul General made the offer in a...

Automated system for police clearance, renunciation of citizenship cases of Overseas Pakistanis directed

ISLAMABAD, Federal Ombudsman of Pakistan on Monday directed government agencies to establish automated system for police clearance and renunciation of citizenship cases of overseas Pakistanis. In this regard it has directed Ministry...

Rich tribute paid to poetess Parveen Shakir

ISLAMABAD Rich tribute was paid to eminent poetess Parveen Shakir for her contribution to Urdu literature the on her 22nd death anniversary here on Monday. A group of poets, writers and scholars led...

Masood condemns India’s decision to grant nativity status

ISLAMABAD. President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Sardar Masood Khan says India’s decision to grant nativity status to non-Kashmiri Hindus is a clear violation of the UN Security Council (UNSC) Resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir. While...

Pakistan Turkey FTA negotiations make further progress

ISLAMABAD. The fifth Round of Pakistan Turkey Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations was held in Ankara in which both sides undertook discussions on agreement on goods, agreement on services and agreement on investment. Considerable...

Cricket: Pakistan 60 for two at lunch against Australia

MELBOURNE, Dec 26, (APP/AFP) – Pakistan lost an important wicket to the last ball before lunch on the first day of the second Test against Australia at the MCG on Monday. At lunch,...

Trump to shut down his controversial charitable foundation

NEW YORK: US President-elect Donald Trump has said he would dissolve his controversial charitable foundation to avoid potential conflicts of interest after he takes the oath next month. The incoming president released a statement...

UNGA revises biennial budget to $5.61 billion; approves $639.53 million for political missions

UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations General Assembly went into recess Saturday after concluding the main part of its 71st session that included revising the organization’s budget for the 2016 2017 biennium...

Special Prayers For Rain

President Mamnoon Hussain has made an appeal to the nation to seek Allah almighty's blessings and hold countrywide special prayers for rain today. The president asked Ulema to lead the prayers...

Finance Minister Chairs Meeting In Islamabad

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has directed Chairman Federal Board of Revenue to take all measures that would facilitate voluntary Tax Payers and filers. He said this while chairing a meeting held...