MD IMF writes letter to PM; congratulates on completion of economic reform program

Managing Director International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde has congratulated Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz on the completion of country’s IMF-supported economic reform programme. “Pakistan has achieved a great deal over the past three...

COAS met with Pakistan Army team which won Gold Medal

COAS met with Pakistan Army team which won Gold Medal in “Exercise Cambrian Patrol” held in UK from 14-23 October. A total of 122 teams participated in the event known as...

8 criminals have been arrested including 7 from banned outfits and 1 dacoit

Pakistan Rangers Sindh has conducted targeted raids in Gaddap, Nazimabad, Ittehad Town and Liaqatabad Town. 8 criminals have been arrested including 7 from banned outfits and 1 dacoit. Illegal Weapons and...

UN calls for end of impunity for crimes against journalists

UNITED NATIONS.Warning that impunity for crimes against  journalists is rampant, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Wednesday called for immediate action to secure justice in cases where journalists have been attacked or...

PM orders inquiry into Karachi train accident

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday ordered an inquiry into a train accident in Karachi and sought punishment for those found responsible. The Prime Minister directed immediate rescue and relief activities to save lives...

President grieved over loss of lives in Karachi train accident

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the tragic incident of two passenger trains’ collision in Karachi on Thursday. The President prayed for early...

17 killed, 57 injured as trains collide: DS

Karachi .At least 17 people were killed and about 57 others were injured as two trains collided near Karachi on Thursday. This was stated by the Divisional Superintendent (DS), Pakistan Railways Karachi Division, Nisar...

At UN, Pakistan pushes for Kashmiris’ right to self-determination for peace in South Asia

UNITED NATIONS, A top Pakistani diplomat has fervently called for a settlement of the decades-old Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan for establishing lasting peace in the region, while denouncing attempts...

Muslim Americans respond overwhelmingly to call for voter registration after anti-Islam sentiments

WASHINGTON, Muslim Americans across the United States have overwhelmingly responded to the call for voter registration and get out to vote following a wave of negative sentiments triggered by Republican Presidential...

Misbah expresses disappointment at defeat in third Test

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has expressed disappointment at the loss of third Test against West Indies in Sharjah stating, “It’s always disappointing to lose a Test.” West Indies on Thursday beat Pakistan by...