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Customs duty on import of electric cars cut to 25%

Customs duty on import of electric cars cut to 25%

KARACHI:In line with the world trend that is rapidly shifting towards environment-friendly electric cars, the government of Pakistan on Friday announced some facilitation measures to cut costs and encourage the use of such clean vehicles in the country. This came at a time when several new players were gearing up to enter the auto industry of […]

Budget 2018: Rs 640.644 MN Earmarked For Defence Division

Budget 2018: Rs 640.644 MN Earmarked For Defence Division

Islamabad : The federal government has allocated Rs 640.644 million for five ongoing and two new development schemes of Defence Division under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for next financial year 2018-19. According to the budgetary document, a total of Rs 562.447 have been earmarked for the ongoing schemes. Out of this, Rs 253.954 […]

Opp walks out of NA as finance minister budget speech continues

Opp walks out of NA as finance minister budget speech continues

Islamabad:The joint opposition on Friday staged a walkout from the Lower House of parliament the moment the finance minister, Miftah Ismail, began the budget speech. Earlier, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) had decided to create ruckus in the assembly in a bid to stop the government from presenting the budget […]

Punjab govt won’t present budget, says finance minister

Punjab govt won’t present budget, says finance minister

Lahore : The Punjab government Friday announced not to table budget for fiscal year 2018-19. Punjab Finance Minister Dr Ayesha Ghaus Pasha said that the government won’t table budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The government, however, had prepared the budget, she said. She added that caretaker government would present the budget. “We will present interim […]

Punjab Govt Providing Best Opportunities to Youth: Minister

Punjab Govt Providing Best Opportunities to Youth: Minister

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak, April, 2, 2018 Rawalpindi; The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government failed to fulfill its promise to provide playgrounds in every tehsil of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) whereas Punjab government provided dozens of playgrounds, international standard stadiums and gymnasiums in the last five years. The Provincial Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs Jehangir Khanzada said […]

Whole world saluted Malala for her courage, dedication, great struggle for girls’ education: Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif

Whole world saluted Malala for her courage, dedication, great struggle for girls’ education: Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak, April, 2, 2018 Islamabad ;The Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif said Malala Yousafzai was a daughter of Pakistan, who had earned good name for herself and upheld the prestige of the country around the globe by waging a struggle for promotion of education. Addressing the annual prize distribution ceremony of a private […]

Pakistan condemns brutal use of force by India in IoK, resulting in Shahadat of more than 11 innocent Kashmiris

Pakistan condemns brutal use of force by India in IoK, resulting in Shahadat of more than 11 innocent Kashmiris

by,Asghar Ali Mubarak,  April, 2, 2018 Islamabad, Pakistan condemns the brutal and indiscriminate use of force by the Indian occupation forces that has resulted in the martyrdom of at least eleven young innocent Kashmiris in different incidents in Shopian and Anantnag in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) today. There are also reports of continuing brutal crackdown, […]

Unique story of resignation of Dr. Mukhtiar Zaman Afridi, medical director, MTI, Lady Reading hospital, Peshawar

Unique story of resignation of Dr. Mukhtiar Zaman Afridi, medical director, MTI, Lady Reading hospital, Peshawar

Monitoring Desk, March, 28, 2018 In the history, resignation of Medical Director, MTI, LADY READING HOSPITAL, PESHAWAR is very much unique, strange and illgal in the respect that Medical Director, MTI, LRH, Peshawar, Dr. Mukhtiyar Zaman Afridi has resigned from Government service from the position of Professor of Pulmonology (BS 21), Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar […]

Rawalpindi, crackdown against kite flying, 13 case registered

Rawalpindi, crackdown against kite flying, 13 case registered

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 17, 2018 Rawalpindi, 13 case registered 9 case kite flying act 2 case sound system 2 case arms ordinance accused name farqan & sheryar & fharn & ishfaq & hussan & umar & ali & mohib & nazeer & bheram & hussan & hammad & ahsain & fhars & sunan […]

Sports Journalist Association Sindh arranged a Work shop on Mobile phone Journalism and Social Media importance

Sports Journalist Association Sindh arranged a Work shop on Mobile phone Journalism and Social Media importance

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 14, 2018 Islamabad(sports news)The Sports Journalist Association Sindh arranged a Work shop on Mobile phone Journalism and Social Media importance in collaboration with Arts Council of Pakistan. SJAS member Faizan Lakhani, Asif Khan, Ubaid Awan, Mehmood Riaz and others delivered the lecture on importance of Mobile phone Journalism and Social […]

Triangular One Day Women’s Cricket Tournament 2018

Triangular One Day Women’s Cricket Tournament 2018

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 14, 2018-02-14 Triangular One Day Women’s Cricket Tournament 2018, at, Multan, cricket stadium Multan. Match 3 PCB CHALLENGERS 186-6 in 50 overs:(Irum Javed 48, 74 balls, 5x4s, 1×6, Sidra Ameen 46*, 100 balls, 4x4s, Sana Taj 32, 68 balls, 4x4s, Ghulam Fatima 2-29, Sania Khan 2-39, Kainat Imtiaz 1-17) PCB […]

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 14, 2018-02-14 Manama, Bahrain; Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award. His Excellency engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammad minister of telecommunications kingdom of Bahrain presented annual award for Tele times international to its chief editor Mr. Khalid Athar at MEET ICT […]