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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, […]

Moody’s Investor Service reaffirms Pakistan’s ratings

Moody’s Investor Service reaffirms Pakistan’s ratings

Islamabad:  Moody’s Investor Service, on June 20, 2018 reaffirmed Pakistan’s local and foreign currency long-term issuer and unsecured debt ratings as B3. While reaffirming the credit rating, Moody’s has appreciated Pakistan’s robust growth potential, supported by ongoing improvements in energy supply and infrastructure which have the potential to raise economic competitiveness over time. The outlook […]

Pakistan’s Amir ‘100 percent ready’ to face England: Arthur

Pakistan’s Amir ‘100 percent ready’ to face England: Arthur

LONDON:Pakistan spearhead Mohammad Amir is “100 percent ready” for the first Test against England at Lord s starting Thursday despite a knee injury, according to team coach Mickey Arthur. The left-arm fast bowler was seen stretching out his right knee as Pakistan beat Test debutants Ireland by five wickets during a one-off match in Malahide, Dublin […]

Pakistan’s military has killed a senior member of Islamist militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) along two suicide bombers in a raid in the southwestern province of Balochistan, the army’s media wing said on Thursday.

Pakistan’s military has killed a senior member of Islamist militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) along two suicide bombers in a raid in the southwestern province of Balochistan, the army’s media wing said on Thursday.

A military intelligence officer was killed and four other soldiers wounded during the operation targeting Salman Badeni, the Balochistan region chief of LeJ, on the outskirts of provincial capital Quetta. Badeni had been “involved in killings of over 100 innocent personnel of Hazara Community and police”, the army said in a statement. The military also […]

Pakistan’s Perception In International Media Needs To Change: Janjua

Pakistan’s Perception In International Media Needs To Change: Janjua

National Security Advisor Nasser Khan Janjua on Sunday has said that Pakistan is a predecessor of peace, but the perception of international media creating problems, which needs to be corrected with the reality check. Addressing a conference of international news agencies organized by Associated Press of Pakistan in Islamabad under the theme of the conference […]

PM woos investors to benefit from Pakistan’s rich potential

PM woos investors to benefit from Pakistan’s rich potential

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday wooed foreign investors to exploit the rich potential Pakistan offers in diverse fields and benefit from the lucrative incentives offered by the country. Addressing an investors’ conference here at a local hotel that focused on ways to raise the national GDP to 9%, the Prime Minister said the […]

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 […]

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent ISLAMABAD: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The High Commissioner of Australia to Pakistan H.E.Margaret Adamson while hosting a reception for Pakistan’s contingent heading to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), said it was the biggest sporting event which had ever staged in Australia this decade. More than […]

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 14, 2018-02-14 Manama, Bahrain; Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award. His Excellency engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammad minister of telecommunications kingdom of Bahrain presented annual award for Tele times international to its chief editor Mr. Khalid Athar at MEET ICT […]

Pakistan’s national Hockey team has been announced for Oman triangular series 2018 to be played in Muscat Oman

Pakistan’s national Hockey team has been announced for Oman triangular series 2018 to be played in Muscat Oman

Pakistan’s national Hockey team has been announced for Oman triangular series 2018 to be played in Muscat Oman. Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) Rizwan Sr. is the captain of the team and Muhammad Arslan Qadir Vice Captain. TEAM: Abu Bakar Mahmood, Ajaz Ahmad, Ali Shan, Amjad Ali (GK), Ammad Shakeel Butt, Fareed Ahmad, Imran Butt, Mubashar Ali, […]

Pakistan’s first ever rural Innovation Hub for Youth Employment launched in District Layyah

Pakistan’s first ever rural Innovation Hub for Youth Employment launched in District Layyah

Pakistan’s first ever rural Innovation Hub for Youth Employment launched in District Layyah, Innovation Hub five year project “Empower Youth for Work” (EYW) by Bargad , Oxfam Layyah: (Web Desk) The Chief Minster’s Special Monitoring Unit (SMU), Government of Punjab in collaboration with a youth development organization Bargad and Oxfam launched Pakistan’s first rural Innovation […]

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