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Axact executive could face 20 years in US prison over fake degree scam

Axact executive could face 20 years in US prison over fake degree scam

Axact executive Umair Hamid, who was charged in a US federal court on Wednesday for his part in an alleged $140 million “fake diploma mill” scheme, could face up to 20 years in prison. In the latest in a global crackdown touched off by arrests in Pakistan last year, Hamid, 30, was arrested on Monday […]

Chinese language lab inaugurated at UET

Chinese language lab inaugurated at UET

LAHORE: A Chinese language laboratory has been established at the department of humanities in University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. Chinese Consul General in Lahore Yu Boren inaugurated the laboratory on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Boren said China wanted deep-rooted ties with regional countries and Pakistan was on its top priority list. He […]

US charges Pakistani executive in $140m fake diploma scheme

US charges Pakistani executive in $140m fake diploma scheme

The executive of a Pakistani company was charged in a US federal court on Wednesday for his part in an alleged $140 million ‘fake-diploma mill’ scheme, the latest step in a global crackdown touched off by arrests in Pakistan last year. Umair Hamid, 30, was charged in a criminal complaint filed in federal court in […]

MESSAGE FROM PRIME MINISTER OF ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN MUHAMMAD NAWAZ SHARIF ON THE OCCASION OF MINORITIES DAY, 11TH AUGUST 2016

MESSAGE FROM PRIME MINISTER OF ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN MUHAMMAD NAWAZ SHARIF ON THE OCCASION OF MINORITIES DAY, 11TH AUGUST 2016

“The observance of “Minorities Day” is an occasion to recognize the role of minorities in nation building and renew our commitment to protect their rights and promote national harmony amongst the followers of diverse faiths. It is also time to remember the great sacrifices rendered by minorities living in Pakistan and to be sensitized to […]

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Paris, May 22, 2016: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Mr. Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Pakistan is actively pursuing the agenda of World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). He was speaking at the 84th session of world assembly of delegates of OIE here today. Ha lauded the role of OIE in […]

Muslim Scholars And Imams To Add Their Voice To OBON’s Call For National Unity

Muslim Scholars And Imams To Add Their Voice To OBON’s Call For National Unity

OBON elicits ground breaking level of response from British and international Muslim faith leaders as it calls for the nation to stand together and create a shared sense of belonging on June 10 Muslim Scholars’ call is the latest victory in OBON’s attempts to turn Britain red, white and blue as it celebrates Her Majesty’s […]

British Muslims Mohammed Zafran was awarded British Empire Medal

British Muslims Mohammed Zafran was awarded British Empire Medal

Birmingham:A Special Award Ceremony took place in South City College of Birmingham where the British Empire Medal (BEM) was presented to Mohammed Zafran CEO All 4 Youth & Community by the Representative of British Queen Vice Lord Leftenant Colonel George Marsh assisted by Cadet Flight Sergeant Seun.Many guests attended to celebrate and witness Mohammed Zafran […]

Pakistan and France hold bilateral political consultations

Pakistan and France hold bilateral political consultations

Paris, May 03, 2016: The 12th round of Pakistan-France bilateral political consultations at the Foreign Secretary level was held here yesterday. Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry led the Pakistan delegation while the French side was led by Mr. Christian Masset, Secretary General of Foreign Affairs. A wide range of bilateral and multilateral issues were discussed […]

Message from Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on World Press Freedom Day

Message from Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on World Press Freedom Day

Modern democratic societies depend on the free flow of information and the right to information. Freedom of press and right to information are the hallmarks of a free and democratic society. I believe that only an educated and informed citizenry can play a dynamic and constructive role in the development and progress of the country. […]

Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan meets British National Security Adviser Mark Lyall-Grant

Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan meets British National Security Adviser Mark Lyall-Grant

Pakistan and UK reaffirmed their commitment for greater cooperation and interaction at all levels to further strengthen their existing partnership for dealing with issues of mutual concern, achieving shared objectives and ensuring regional peace and security. This was agreed upon during the meeting of Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan with the British National Security […]

Security and economy, key priorities of the government: Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan

Security and economy, key priorities of the government: Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan

Improving internal security and economy of the country are the two key priorities of the Government of Pakistan. This was stated by Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan in his address as the Guest of Honour at the 63rd Annual Dinner of The Pakistan Society held at The Great Hall, Lincoln’s Inn, London last evening. […]

Westminster Conference Secures Cross Party Support for Self Determination

Westminster Conference Secures Cross Party Support for Self Determination

London : At a packed venue in the Houses of Parliament ‘Parliamentarians for National Self-Determination’ (PNSD) hosted a Conference focusing on the right of self-determination and how that can be used to bring peace and justice to conflict zones ravaged by decades of violent turmoil. Lord Ahmed, PNSD’s Chair, hosted the event and expressed his […]