Pakistan

Govt expands cabinet months before elections

Govt expands cabinet months before elections

The government on Friday expanded its cabinet by appointing five new federal ministers and a state minister, confirmed a notification from the Prime Minister’s House. The notification stated that Marvi Memon, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Anusha Rehman, Tariq Fazal Chaudhary as federal ministers and Leila Khan as a state minister. President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath to the newly […]

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 […]

54-bed children’s ER inaugurated at Lyari General Hospital

54-bed children’s ER inaugurated at Lyari General Hospital

A 54-bed children’s emergency room was inaugurated on Thursday at the Lyari General Hospital by the Sindh government in collaboration with the Childlife Foundation. “The emergency room will provide free of charge emergency care for the residents of Lyari and its surrounding areas,” said Health Secretary Fazullah Pechuho. According to him, handing over the children’s ER […]

Aseefa bhutto zardari will address ppp workers through hologram technology at following place in karachi on friday,april 27, 2018.

Aseefa bhutto zardari will address ppp workers through hologram technology at following place in karachi on friday,april 27, 2018.

Aseefa Bhutto Zardari will address PPP workers through Hologram technology at following place in Karachi on Friday, April 27, 2018. UC-19, Football Ground, Pipri, PS-130, District Malir, KARACHI.

Pakistan’s qawwali music fights to be heard after Amjad Sabri’s death

Pakistan’s qawwali music fights to be heard after Amjad Sabri’s death

(AFP) – Nearly two years after Pakistan’s foremost qawwali singer Amjad Sabri was gunned down in Karachi, the devotional music of Islam’s Sufi mystical sect is struggling to survive, as fears of sectarianism and modern pressures slowly drown out its powerfully hypnotic strains. Thousands poured into the streets near Sabri’s family home after his death […]

Departmental T-20 Women Cricket Championship to commence from May 1

Departmental T-20 Women Cricket Championship to commence from May 1

The PCB Women’s wing is organizing Departmental T-20 Women Cricket Championship which is to commence from May 1, 2018, at National Stadium, Karachi. T he matches will be (20) Overs a side where 3 departmental teams i.e. Zarai Tarakiati Bank (ZTBL), State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), Higher Education Commission (HEC), along with PCB XI will […]

Islamabad High Court disqualifies Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif

Islamabad High Court disqualifies Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD – Islamabad High Court has disqualified Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif from the parliament under Article 62 (1) (f). A three-member bench, headed by Justice Athar Minallah, had reserved verdict on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Usman Dar’s plea on April-10. As per details garnered, the verdict would be announced by Justice Athar Minallah. Earlier, Asif […]

“Civilians have to be protected wherever they are, whether it is in Gaza, whether it is in Jammu and Kashmir, UN Secretary General

“Civilians have to be protected wherever they are, whether it is in Gaza, whether it is in Jammu and Kashmir, UN Secretary General

“Civilians have to be protected wherever they are, whether it is in Gaza, whether it is in Jammu and Kashmir, UN Secretary General Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The UN Secretary General has said that the recent killing of civilians by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir needs to be investigated. “Civilians have to be protected wherever […]

Jazz Amateur Golf Tournament Islamabad 2018 Conclude

Jazz Amateur Golf Tournament Islamabad 2018 Conclude

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, April,02, 2018 ISLAMABAD: One of Pakistan’s annual premiere amateur golfing events, the Jazz Golf Tournament, concluded at Islamabad Golf Club on Saturday. The annual tournament is divided in to three stages with each stage happening in Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad, respectively. Every year, over 400 participants from the country’s corporate sector […]

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 […]

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