PM chairs cabinet meeting

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Wednesday chaired the meeting of the federal cabinet to discuss the 16-point agenda. Revision of basic pay of some public office holders and public representatives, amendment in Public...

800 new schools constructed in Balochistan: Rahim Ziaratwaal

Balochistan Education Minister Abdul Rahim Ziaratwaal said that uplift of the education sector was utmost priority of the incumbent government. “As many as 800 new primary schools have been opened in...

Ex-cricketers, EX-PCB Chairman demand ban on Kohli

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistani cricketers and former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman on Tuesday demanded the International Cricket Council (ICC) to ban Indian skipper Virat Kohli for ball-tampering. In a video published by...

Pakistan warns against using water for coercion; stresses respect for river accords

UNITED NATIONS: A top Pakistani diplomat has called on the  world community to ensure that international agreements on waterways, such as the 1960 World Bank-brokered Indus Waters Treaty between India and...

Ahsan Iqbal urges int’l community to help resolve Kashmir dispute

SLAMABAD: Minister for Planning and Development, Ahsan Iqbal has urged the international community including the United Kingdom to play their constructive role in ending human rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir...

IDEAS-2016 to promote defence products: Rana Tanveer

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain Tuesday said the IDEAS-2016 exhibition would provide a great opportunity to Pakistan, especially the Ministry of Defence Production, for promotion of products. Speaking...

Panama Papers accusers now finding ways to escape: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb Tuesday said on the day one the prime minister had decided that all the proofs in the Panama Papers...

People of Balochistan helped state in busting foreign sponsored terror net: COAS

QUETTA : Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday said the people of Balochistan had clearly rejected foreign sponsored terrorists and helped the state in busting their network. He said this while...

Pakistan rejects Indian claim of soldier mutilation

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday strongly rejected the false and baseless media reports regarding the alleged mutilation of an Indian solider on the Line of Control (LoC). According to a statement of the...

CLOUDY WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED

Cloudy weather conditions are expected in most upper parts of the country today. However, light rain with light snowfall over the hills is expected at isolated places of Malakand division and Gilgit-Baltistan....