Pakistanis

Dispatch of 11 dead bodies of Pakistanis of Libyan boat tragedy

Dispatch of 11 dead bodies of Pakistanis of Libyan boat tragedy

Dispatch of 11 dead bodies of Pakistanis of Libyan boat tragedy Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) Eleven (11) dead bodies of Pakistanis (list attached) of the tragic boat incident in Libya, will arrive at Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad as per the following flight details: Flight No:                                SV722 Date of arrival:                       Wednesday, 14 February […]

Senior advisor for overseas Pakistanis federal Ombudsman Pakistan Hafiz Ehsan Ahmed Khokhar cut the cake and distributed certificates in students on completion of first year of “NICON Talent Hunt”

Senior advisor for overseas Pakistanis federal Ombudsman Pakistan Hafiz Ehsan Ahmed Khokhar cut the cake and distributed certificates in students on completion of first year of “NICON Talent Hunt”

Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarik) NICON has organized certificate distribution ceremony in Islamabad club with NH & MP. Pakistanis federal Ombudsman Pakistan Hafiz Ehsan Ahmed Khokhar says that efforts of the NICON group of colleges who has polished the skills of students effectively and motorway police doing their job with honesty and dedication. Senior advisor for […]

Overseas Pakistanis Commission, Punjab meets Miftah Ismail

Overseas Pakistanis Commission, Punjab meets Miftah Ismail

Asghar Ali Mbrk : 16 January 2018 Islamabad: A delegation of the Overseas Pakistanis Commission, Punjab (OPC) had a meeting with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here on Tuesday. The delegation apprised the Adviser about various tax-related issues raised by overseas Pakistanis during interactions by the OPC with the Pakistani Diaspora. Adviser […]

Smuggling ring helped Pakistanis, Afghans illegally enter US

Smuggling ring helped Pakistanis, Afghans illegally enter US

Web Desk A human smuggling ring that helped people from Pakistan and Afghanistan illegally enter the US was publicly revealed after the ring’s Brazil contact pleaded guilty in court, reported The Washington Post. Sharafat Ali Khan, a Pakistani national and a permanent resident of Brazil, pleaded guilty in federal court in Washington. The ring helped […]

Country’s progress: Army chief hails role of overseas Pakistanis

Country’s progress: Army chief hails role of overseas Pakistanis

By News Desk Army chief General Qamar Bajwa, who is in the United Kingdom on a three-day official visit, has hailed the role of overseas Pakistanis towards the country’s progress. In a reception hosted by the Pakistan High Commission in UK, the army chief met members of the Pakistani community, assuring them that the military […]

Two transgender Pakistanis tortured to death in Saudi Arabia

Two transgender Pakistanis tortured to death in Saudi Arabia

Two transgender Pakistanis tortured to death in Saudi Arabia PESHAWAR: Two transgender persons, both natives of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P), died on Tuesday after being subjected to torture allegedly by Saudi police in Riyadh for dressing up as women in public. Thirty-five transgender people were arrested by a law enforcement agency for cross-dressing, which is a punishable offence in […]

PM Nawaz urges Kuwaiti PM to lift visa restrictions

PM Nawaz urges Kuwaiti PM to lift visa restrictions

PM Nawaz urges Kuwaiti PM to lift visa restrictions Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. PHOTO: AFP Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif punctuated the importance of bilateral relations between Pakistan and Kuwait, said a press release on Tuesday at the Bayan palace. On meeting with Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al Mubarak al Hamad al Sabah, at the […]

Saudi Arabia denies police tortured two transgender Pakistanis to death

Saudi Arabia denies police tortured two transgender Pakistanis to death

Saudi Arabia denies police tortured two transgender Pakistanis to death Saudi Arabia denied on Tuesday claims by Pakistani activists that two transgender women from Pakistan were beaten to death in police custody after being arrested in Saudi Arabia along with more than 30 other members of the community. Reports of the deaths had been carried […]

39,000 Pakistanis deported from Saudia Arabia in four months: media report

39,000 Pakistanis deported from Saudia Arabia in four months: media report

RIYADH: At least 39,000 Pakistanis have been deported from the Saudia Arabia in the past four months for violating the rules of residence and work, informed Saudi Gazette. The paper also said that the involvement of a number of Pakistani nationals in some terror-related actions became a caused of public worry, further adding that Pakistanis […]

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis surely cook the tastiest of foods and are arguably the best eaters as well. The country’s national culinary team recently proved its mettle in culinary arts, when it secured the first place in the 15th International Istanbul Gastronomy Festival, held during February 2-5, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The event attracted groups of chefs from […]

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 […]