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British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew called on Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew called on Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

  KARACHI, October 5: British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew called on the Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari at Bilawal House today. Matters of mutual interests were discussed at the meeting held in a very cordial manner.  

Blair announces return to British politics to fight Brexit

Blair announces return to British politics to fight Brexit

AFP LONDON:  Former British prime minister Tony Blair said on Monday he was plunging back into domestic politics in order to fight against Brexit. Blair, who led the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007, will not be standing in the June 8 general election. But he said he wanted to build a political movement to […]

Questions arise over data protection of British Pakistanis

Questions arise over data protection of British Pakistanis

LONDON: Pakistan High Commission has opened “expression of interest” to give contract of visa serves for Pakistan to a new company but questions surrounding transparency and protection of data of Pakistani nationals have surfaced strongly. Pakistan High Commission says that it intends to acquire services of a reputable visa facilitation service provider which should be […]

British MPs approve first stage of Brexit bill

British MPs approve first stage of Brexit bill

LONDON (Yes News) – British MPs on Wednesday approved the first stage of a bill empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to start pulling Britain out of the European Union. MPs approved the bill, which would allow the government to trigger Article 50 of the EU s Lisbon Treaty and formally begin two years of exit negotiations, […]

British PM woos US lawmakers ahead of Trump meeting

British PM woos US lawmakers ahead of Trump meeting

PHILADELPHIA (AFP) – British Prime Minister Theresa May warned America s allies on Thursday that they must “step up” and play their role in global security, as she wooed Republican lawmakers ahead of a meeting with US President Donald Trump. May won several standing ovations when she pledged her commitment to the “special relationship” between Britain […]

Great Barrier Reef: British tourist dies while scuba diving

Great Barrier Reef: British tourist dies while scuba diving

A British tourist has become the third person this week to die on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. The 60-year-old man was scuba diving at Agincourt Reef in Far North Queensland when he was seen to be in trouble, tour operator Quicksilver said. The tourist, a certified diver, was helped to the surface but could not […]

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 […]

Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan meets with her British counterpart Ms.Theresa May

Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan meets with her British counterpart Ms.Theresa May

Expressing satisfaction over the state of Pak-UK bilateral relations, Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan underscored the need for taking the bilateral relationship a notch higher by enhancing mutual cooperation in all possible areas in order to further tap the existing potential for cooperation between the two countries. This he said while talking to his […]

Mr. Sartaj Aziz holds meetings with British Cabinet Members under Pak-UK Enhanced Strategic Dialogue (ESD)

Mr. Sartaj Aziz holds meetings with British Cabinet Members under Pak-UK Enhanced Strategic Dialogue (ESD)

As part of the discussions under the annual Ministerial review of the ESD, Mr.Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs held talks with Lord Mark Price, Minister of State for Trade and Investment and Rt Hon Justine Greening, Secretary of State for International development on 19 April 2016. In the meeting with […]

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond hold third Ministerial Review of Pak-UK Enhanced Strategic Dialogue

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond hold third Ministerial Review of Pak-UK Enhanced Strategic Dialogue

Mr. Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and Rt HonPhilip Hammond, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), met on 20 April 2016 to hold the third annual Ministerial Review of the Pak-UK Enhanced Strategic Dialogue (ESD). The dialogue underpins the enduring partnership between the two countries. They reviewed […]