Pakistan

Ishaq Dar will attend OGP Summit, AFD moot & hold Bilateral Meetings in France

Ishaq Dar will attend OGP Summit, AFD moot & hold Bilateral Meetings in France

Paris, 5th December, 2016. Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs will undertake a three day official visit to Paris, France starting from tomorrow. Senator Dar accepted the invitation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of France and the UK government to participate in the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Summit being […]

Pak-France Cooperation in Archaeology Augments Knowledge of Ancient Pakistan

Pak-France Cooperation in Archaeology Augments Knowledge of Ancient Pakistan

November 29, 2016. France and Pakistan have a long history of strong and continuous cooperation in the field of archaeology, dating bacto the first field mission by a French archaeological team in 1958. The ambassador stated this while talking to Dr. Aurore Didier, Head of French Archaeological Mission in the Indus Basin (MAFBI) who called […]

Embassy of Pakistan Honored Recipient of Foundation Chirac Prize

Embassy of Pakistan Honored Recipient of Foundation Chirac Prize

Paris, 25th November, 2016. Embassy of Pakistan hosted a reception to honor Ms. Gulalai Ismail cofounder of NGO “Aware Girls” who was conferred with Chirac Prize for Conflict Prevention by President Jacques Chirac Foundation yesterday in Paris. This was in recognition of “Aware Girls” contributions toward development of a culture of peace and non-violence in […]

Two Young Pakistani Women Receives Foundation Chirac Prize for “Conflict Prevention”

Two Young Pakistani Women Receives Foundation Chirac Prize for “Conflict Prevention”

Paris, 24th November, 2016.Two young Pakistani women Ms. Gulalai Ismail and Ms. Saba Ismail cofounder of NGO “Aware Girls” have been conferred with the prestigious Chirac Prize for “Conflict Prevention” in recognition of their contributions toward development of a culture of peace and non-violence through the action of women and youth in Pakistan. The Prize […]

ICCBS of Pakistan Becomes UNESCO’s Category-II Partner

ICCBS of Pakistan Becomes UNESCO’s Category-II Partner

Paris 21st November, 2016. International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) of Pakistan, has officially became the Category-II partner of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The partnership agreement was signed between Director General UNESCO Ms. Irina Bokova and Dr. Iqbal Choudhary, Director of ICCBS in an impressive ceremony held at the […]

Karachi: Mystery behind policeman murder solved, 2 held

Karachi: Mystery behind policeman murder solved, 2 held

KARACHI  – Mystery behind police official Rizwan’s murder was solved on Sunday as police apprehended two accused. The motive behind the crime was stated to be personal grudge, Dunya News reported.According to investigating officials, accused Bilal and Habib murdered crime branch official Rizwan two days ago over a personal grudge. The officials revealed that Rizwan was instrumental […]

Governor Sindh admitted to hospital in Karachi

Governor Sindh admitted to hospital in Karachi

KARACHI: Governor Sindh Saeed uz Zaman Siddiqui was admitted to a private hospital here on Sunday. According to reports, the governor is suffering from chest infection and breathing problems. However, the Governor House spokesman said that Saeed uz Zaman was out of danger but in view of taking precautionary measures doctors have kept him under […]

Senior PPP leader Jahangir Badar passes away

Senior PPP leader Jahangir Badar passes away

LAHORE: Senior PPP leader and former secretary secretary general of the party, Jahanghir Badar passed away on late Sunday night, family sources confirms to Geo News. Badar was taken to a private hospital after his condition was getting unstable. The senior leader was suffering from kidney and cardiac problems. Badar was considered one of the […]

Authentic Pakistani Music Food charmed ASPAC members

Authentic Pakistani Music Food charmed ASPAC members

Paris 28th October, 2016. Pakistan food stall and Sufi music charmed the members of Asia Pacific Group of Permanent Delegations (ASPAC) to UNESCO, diplomats, French government officials and other visitors. Pakistan food stall artistically adorned with traditional handicrafts, offering of authentic Pakistan dishes and performance of live Sufi music was held in UNESCO Headquarter in […]

Work of Pakistani Calligrapher Exhibited in Paris made an impression

Work of Pakistani Calligrapher Exhibited in Paris made an impression

Paris, 28th October, 2016: The work of Pakistani artist Mr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqui exhibited in a local art gallery in Paris, France was greatly appreciated by the French art lovers and general public who visited the exhibition in large number. The six day exhibition was inaugurated by the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin […]