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‘No direct role of army in July 25 elections,’ DG ISPR tells Senate committee

‘No direct role of army in July 25 elections,’ DG ISPR tells Senate committee

Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor on Thursday, reiterating his stance from a press conference held earlier this month, rejected the notion that the security forces have any direct role in how the July 25 elections will unfold. Speaking at the special session of the Senate Standing Committee on Interior, DG […]

My role in Jackpot didn’t contribute as much to the film as I would’ve liked it to: Sanam Chaudhry

My role in Jackpot didn’t contribute as much to the film as I would’ve liked it to: Sanam Chaudhry

  It is in complete contrast to her twirly-whirly blond hair extensions while playing the devious home-breaker Anji of Ghar Titli Ka Par (GTKP), or the tearful and vulnerable Hania of the recently concluded Baydardi Saiyyan. Or the tomboy Ayaan in her ongoing TV serial Rubaru Tha Ishq. She turns up sporting black wire-rimmed glasses, an oversized checkered top […]

Dubious poll role for security forces

Dubious poll role for security forces

EMPOWERED by parliament and constitutionally autonomous, the Election Commission of Pakistan is responsible for organising and conducting the general election. In the discharge of its duties, the ECP is also empowered to request the assistance of the executive and state institutions where it deems assistance necessary. It had been hoped that the first general election to […]

Malaysia’s new deputy PM aims to be a role model for women

Malaysia’s new deputy PM aims to be a role model for women

Wan Azizah Wan Ismail’s childhood ambition was to become a doctor and cure disease. Now that she is Malaysia’s most powerful female politician, she says her mission is to improve women’s rights.The 65-year-old made history this month when she was named Malaysia’s deputy prime minister. She is the first woman to hold the post, and […]

Press Gallery is important organ of Parliament , played important role in highlighting the legislation enacted. Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Press Gallery is important organ of Parliament , played important role in highlighting the legislation enacted. Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

By.Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad: 16th May, 2018: The Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that the Press Gallery is an important organ of Parliament and played important role in highlighting the legislation enacted and issues discussed in the Parliament. He expressed these views while addressing reception hosted by the President Mr. Qurban Baloch, […]

Sindh DG Rangers urges Lyari students to play role in establishing peace

Sindh DG Rangers urges Lyari students to play role in establishing peace

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers Director General Major General Muhammad Saeed on Monday urged the people of Lyari to play their role in establishing peace in the area. The Sindh Rangers chief during his visit to the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University presented his views on the role of criminal gangs in the past and the present-day situation […]

World Radio Day observed in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports” Radio Pakistan is playing vital role for promotion of sports, Javed Khan Jadoon

World Radio Day observed in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports” Radio Pakistan is playing vital role for promotion of sports, Javed Khan Jadoon

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad , The World Radio Day observed today in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports”. On World Radio Day a seminar was organized by News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan in Islamabad on Tuesday to mark the day. The speakers lauded the vital role being played by Radio Pakistan in […]

Role of World Organization for Animal Heath is vital for rural poverty alleviation

Role of World Organization for Animal Heath is vital for rural poverty alleviation

Pakistan greatly values its partnership with World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) for its livestock development, disease control and overall poverty alleviation. This was stated by Mr. Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Pakistan’s Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research during his speech delivered at the 85th General Session of OIE in Paris, today. The […]

Pakistan will continue to play its role to promote Cricket in France

Pakistan will continue to play its role to promote Cricket in France

Pakistan will continue to play a proactive role to promote game of Cricket in France with a view to further strengthen the existing friendly relations between peoples of the Pakistan and France. This was stated by the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque while addressing a large gathering of the cricket fans […]

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 […]

Afghanistan housing project underlines China’s growing role

Afghanistan housing project underlines China’s growing role

Afghanistan housing project underlines China’s growing role Afghan authorities expect work on the first phase of a multi-million dollar housing project financed by China to begin within months, as Beijing continues to raise its development profile in the region. The project, originally announced in 2015 during a visit to Kabul by Chinese Vice President Li […]

Pope seeks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide

Pope seeks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide

Pope seeks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide REUTERS VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis asked for forgiveness on Monday for the “sins and failings of the Church” during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, saying he hoped his apology would help heal the African state’s wounds. But Rwanda’s government indicated it felt the apology did not go far […]