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Cabinet likely to approve ICT talent programme

Cabinet likely to approve ICT talent programme

LAHORE / ISLAMABAD: The cabinet, which is scheduled to meet on Thursday (today), is likely to approve an agreement for the information and communications technology (ICT) talent development programme between Huawei Technology Pakistan and the Higher Education Commission (HEC) as part of a strategy to boost IT-related exports. Prime Minister Imran Khan will chair the meeting […]

PM Imran to chair federal cabinet meeting on Thursday

PM Imran to chair federal cabinet meeting on Thursday

ISLAMABAD  – Prime Minister Imran Khan will preside over meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad tomorrow (Thursday).The federal cabinet meeting has been summoned to review issues regarding eight-point agenda and restructuring of Radio Pakistan Board. During the meeting, the prime minister will also take the cabinet members into confidence over his upcoming visit to […]

Raheel Sharif did not obtain NOC from cabinet for heading Saudi military alliance, SC told

Raheel Sharif did not obtain NOC from cabinet for heading Saudi military alliance, SC told

The Supreme Court was informed by the attorney general on Tuesday that former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif did not obtain a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the federal cabinet before leaving for Saudi Arabia to head a 41-nation military alliance. During the hearing of a suo motu case regarding dual nationality of civil servants and judges, […]

Sanjrani hosts iftar-reception for caretaker cabinet, CMs, governors

Sanjrani hosts iftar-reception for caretaker cabinet, CMs, governors

ISLAMABAD (APP):Acting President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani Sunday hosted an Iftar dinner for members of the caretaker federal cabinet, chief ministers and governors. On the occasion, the participants discussed and exchanged views on the upcoming general election, administrative matters and confronted challenges, a press release said. The acting president said the commencement of election process was […]

Caretaker federal cabinet takes oath

Caretaker federal cabinet takes oath

ISLAMABAD ;A six-member caretaker federal cabinet has taken oath during a ceremony in Islamabad today (Tuesday).According to details, President Mamnoon Hussain administered oath to the members of the cabinet that also include two females at President House.Ali Zafar will be Law Minister, Shamshad Akhtar will control Finance Ministry while Abdullah Hussain has become Foreign Minsiter.Caretaker […]

Saudi Arabia reshuffles cabinet with eye on culture

Saudi Arabia reshuffles cabinet with eye on culture

  RIYADH (AFP) – Saudi Arabia announced another cabinet reshuffle Saturday with a heavy focus on culture and religion, as the kingdom undergoes a major image overhaul. This is the second significant government change since the appointment of Prince Mohammed bin Salman, son of the king, as heir to the region’s most powerful throne. The crown […]

Asghar Khan case: SC expresses resentment over not summoning cabinet meeting

Asghar Khan case: SC expresses resentment over not summoning cabinet meeting

ISLAMABAD ; The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed resentment over not summoning the cabinet meeting in a case pertaining to implementation of verdict on Asghar Khan case.A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Saqib Nisar heard the case in SC Lahore registry.Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Director General Bashir Memon appeared before the court and told […]