U.S. Customs and Border Protection Announces the Selection of Key Trade Official

WASHINGTON— U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently announced the selection of Mr. Robert McMillan as the Executive Director of Regulatory Audit within the Office of Trade. “Mr. McMillan’s vast experience and leadership...

DEA and Partners Hold Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday

 (Washington, DC) – DEA reprises this weekend one of its most popular community programs:  National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.  On Saturday October 22 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. the public...

Pakistan SC issues notice to Sharif, kin in ‘Panama Papers’ leaks case

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Thursday issued notice to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members in the ‘Panama Papers’ leaks case, acting on petitions seeking his disqualification over alleged corruption...

Diwali: New rules to curb air, noise pollution, but will it work?

The festival of lights, Diwali, is round the corner and, if it is business-as-usual, pollution levels will hit the roof, as they do every year. But municipal bodies are waking up to...

Woman sacked for seeking maternity leave, Maneka helps her get job back

New Delhi, Oct 20: Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi helped a woman employee of a real estate company get her job back after she was sacked allegedly for...

World concerned about atrocities in Indian Occupied Kashmir:Raja Zafarul Haq

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Muslim League (N) and member Senate Standing Committee for Kashmir Affairs Raja Zafarul Haq Thursday said after recent tyranny in Indian Occupied Kashmir, there was a growing feeling in...

Senate joint body briefed on Armed Forces’ preparedness to tackle Indian aggression

ISLAMABAD: Defence authorities Thursday gave a  detailed in-camera briefing to a joint sitting of Senate Standing  Committees on Defence and Foreign Affairs on preparedness of Armed  Forces to tackle Indian aggression...

Indian HC summoned to lodge strong protest over ceasefire violations on LOC: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Thursday summoned the Indian High Commissioner to Foreign Office here, and lodged strong protest over the unprovoked ceasefire violations on the Line of Control by the Indian occupation forces. “The Indian...

Pakistan envoy hosts participants of International Urdu Congress

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Ambassador to Turkey Sohail Mahmood hosted at Pakistan House the participants of the International Urdu Congress, held in Antalya in connection with centenary birthday celebrations of Ahmed Nadeem Qasmi. The...

NHA board approves dualization of Indus Highway,construction of motorway link for Western route of...

ISLAMABAD: The Executive Board of the National Highway Authority Thursday approved the proposal for dualization and improvement of Indus Highway (N-55) from Sarai Gambila to Kohat (128 km) and construction of...