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Pakistan’s New Delhi High Commission issues visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims

Pakistan’s New Delhi High Commission issues visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims

ISLAMABAD, Jun 22 (APP):The Pakistan’s High Commission in New Delhi has issued visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims from India to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore from June 21-30. The visas are in addition to those issued to Sikh pilgrims participating in the event from other countries, […]

Appellate tribunal issues notices to ECP, RO over Imran’s petition challenging NA-53 verdict

Appellate tribunal issues notices to ECP, RO over Imran’s petition challenging NA-53 verdict

ISLAMABAD;The appellate tribunal on Friday issued notices to Election Commission of Pakistan and Returning Officer over the petition of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan challenging the rejection of his nomination papers from NA-53 constituency. Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kiyani conducted hearing of the plea in Islamabad High Court (IHC). During the proceeding, Khan’s counsel Babar […]

ECP issues code of conduct for polling staff, security officials for upcoming elections

ECP issues code of conduct for polling staff, security officials for upcoming elections

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday released codes of conduct for “foreign observers”, polling staff and security officials who will be deployed during the upcoming general elections scheduled for July 25. The code of conduct for international observers, who would be arriving in Pakistan during the elections to oversee the polling process, comprises […]

The World Bank has assured Pakistan that it would make utmost efforts to resolve the Kishanganga and Rattle dams issues, Foreign Office spokesman Dr. Muhammad Faisal

The World Bank has assured Pakistan that it would make utmost efforts to resolve the Kishanganga and Rattle dams issues, Foreign Office spokesman Dr. Muhammad Faisal

Pakistan effectively raising Kishanganga project issue to resolve the dispute, Foreign Office spokesman Dr. Muhammad Faisal ISLAMABAD: (ASGHAR ALI MUBARAK) The World Bank has assured Pakistan that it would make utmost efforts to resolve the Kishanganga and Rattle dams issues within parameters of Indus Basin Treaty. This was stated by Foreign Office spokesman Dr. Muhammad […]

Imran Farooq murder case: ATC issues notice to key witness for skipping hearing

Imran Farooq murder case: ATC issues notice to key witness for skipping hearing

Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Tuesday has issued contempt of court notice to key witness Additional Deputy Commissioner Captain Shoaib over his absence during hearing of Imran Farooq murder case. The judge expressed resentment and said that the witness has not bothered to even tell the reason. It’s a high profile case and this act is […]

CRE organizes Workshop on Emerging Issues, Challenges & Opportunities in Rural Economy

CRE organizes Workshop on Emerging Issues, Challenges & Opportunities in Rural Economy

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak; 20 March 2018 The first workshop on the theme: “Emerging Issues, challenges and Opportunities in Rural Economy of Pakistan” was organized by Centre For Rural Economy (CRE), Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform here on Tuesday. The speakers/participants on the occasion discussed issues specific to rural economy and also suggested the […]

Contempt case: ECP issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Imran

Contempt case: ECP issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Imran

ISLAMABAD: (Monitoring Desk)The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), on Thursday, issued non-bailable arrest warrants for October 26 against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in a contempt case. The warrants have been issued for the said date to ensure presence of the PTI chairman before the ECP on the next hearing. The five-member bench of […]