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High Commissioner attends Reception for LSE Alumni

High Commissioner attends Reception for LSE Alumni

The London School of Economics (LSE), South Asia Centre hosted a Reception for the LSE Alumni from Pakistan in the UK on 16 February 2016. H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK and Professor Craig Calhoun, LSE President & Director were invited as Chief guests. Director South Asia Centre Dr Mukulika Banerjee […]

High Commissioner hosts dinner in honour of Admiral Zakaullah, Chief of The Naval Staff

High Commissioner hosts dinner in honour of Admiral Zakaullah, Chief of The Naval Staff

H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK, hosted a dinner in honour of Admiral Zakaullah, Chief of the Naval Staff of Pakistan at his official residence on 11 February 2016. The dinner was attended by First Sea Lord Admiral Sir George Zembellas, General Charles Vyvyan, Rear Admiral Amjad Hussain and various key […]

High Commissioner calls on the Lord Mayor of the City of London

High Commissioner calls on the Lord Mayor of the City of London

H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK called on Lord Mayor of the City of London Alderman Jeffrey Evans in the prestigious Mansion House, London on 11 February 2016 and felicitated him on assuming the new office. Promotion of business ties and investment opportunities in Pakistan came under discussion. The High Commissioner […]

Embassy launches book on Churches of Pakistan, holds first-ever Christmas Gala

Embassy launches book on Churches of Pakistan, holds first-ever Christmas Gala

Paris, December 19, 2015: A grand Christmas Gala and book launching was held by the Embassy here this evening. It was first ever Christmas related event that was held by the Embassy of Pakistan here in Paris. French Senator Jean-Claude Boulard was the Chief Guest of the event. Speaking on the occasion, the ambassador of […]

Pakistan fully committed to conservation of Nature: says Minister

Pakistan fully committed to conservation of Nature: says Minister

Paris, November 08, 2015: Federal Minister for Climate Change Mr. Zahid Hamid has said that Government of Pakistan was fully committed to the objective of conservation of nature and was willing to play its role in a long term conservation strategy. He was speaking at an event organized by Global Snow Leopard Steering Committee in […]

Pervaiz Rashid strongly condemns ghastly act of terrorism in France

Pervaiz Rashid strongly condemns ghastly act of terrorism in France

Minister for Information,Broadcasting and National Heritage, Pervaiz Rashid strongly condemned the ghastly act of terrorism, in France Friday night, killing scores of innocent people. In a statement which issued here today the Information minister extended condolences to the families of innocent victims and said that people and government of Pakistan stand with the government and people of France in […]

PM condemns terrorist attacks in France

PM condemns terrorist attacks in France

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in Paris. “Pakistan stands firm behind the people and Government of France in this hour and extends its support to bring the perpetrators to justice,” the Prime Minister said. “My prayers are with the families who are victims of this brutal carnage,” the Prime Minister said.

President condemns terrorist attacks in France

President condemns terrorist attacks in France

President Mamnoon Hussain has strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in France and expressed solidarity with the people and Government of France. The President stated that terrorists are enemies of humanity and they have no religion. The President said that Pakistan condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. He stated that Pakistan has also been a victim […]

The Promise of March : by – (Alam Rind)

The Promise of March : by – (Alam Rind)

The momentous event that took place on March 23, 1940 at Minto Park Lahore changed the course of history. On that fateful day All India Muslim League had organized a historic convention to voice the concerns of the Muslims of India. At that historic occasion Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah crystallized Muslim aspirations and presented the […]

23rd March: A Day to Remember : by – (Jawayria Malik)

23rd March: A Day to Remember  : by – (Jawayria Malik)

The people of Pakistan celebrate the 23rd of March, every year, with great zeal and enthusiasm, to commemorate the most outstanding achievement of the Muslims of South Asia who passed the historic ‘Pakistan Resolution’ on this day at Lahore in 1940.On March 23, 1940, at Muslim League’s 27th session, under Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s dynamic […]

Gwadar: Emerging City : by – (Memoona Shah)

Gwadar: Emerging City  : by – (Memoona Shah)

Gwadar is a developing port city in Balochistan which is situated on the southwestern coast of Pakistan on the Arabian Sea. Gwadar is strategically located between three increasingly important regions: the oil-rich Middle East, heavily populated South Asia and the economically emerging and resource-laden region of Central Asia. Gwadar is the location of the Gwadar […]

Moscow and Kiev in talks to extend Ukraine truce

Moscow and Kiev in talks to extend Ukraine truce

The presidents of Russia and Ukraine on Monday agreed to work on establishing a bilateral ceasefire between Kiev and pro-Moscow separatists, just hours before a repeatedly violated unilateral truce is set to expire. The telephone call between President Petro Poroshenko and Russia’s Vladimir Putin also included Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel and France’s François Hollande. Poroshenko […]