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PM will appear before SC today: Khurshid

RAWALPINDI,Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Syed Khurshid Shah, dispelling the impression of standoff among state institutions, said that Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani...

NA body on Law & Justice approves 20th constitutional amendment

Islamabad :   The National Assembly Standing Committee on Law and Justice has approved draft bill of 20th constitutional amendment. The meeting of the committee...

25th International Pak ORTHOCON 2011 Silver Jubilee Conference starts

ISLAMABAD:   25th International Pak ORTHOCON 2011 Silver Jubilee Conference begins at Islamabad. Eminent Orthopeadic surgeons from different parts of the country and abroad...

Opposition support sought over NA resolution

ISLAMABAD,  Minister for Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said that the PPP-led government did not believe in confrontation among the state's institutions,...

Arrest warrant issued for Maulana Abdul Aziz

ISLAMABAD, A local court on Friday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Lal Masjid’s chief cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz. Members of civil society had lodged a...

Rapid population growth has direct nexus with poverty: Fiza Batool

ISLAMABAD :   Rapid population growth has a direct nexus with poverty, ill health and dilution of economic gains. It has also contributed to...

APML announces to hold countrywide protest in Musharraf’s favor

Islamabad : All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) on Wednesday announced to hold a nationwide protest to express solidarity with former president general retired Pervez...

Australia keen to support Pakistan s female entrepreneurs: Heyward

Islamabad :  The High Commissioner of Australia to Pakistan Mr. Peter Heyward on Wednesday said his country is keen to support Pakistani female entrepreneurs...

National Assembly leaves most agenda un-addressed

Islamabad , Starting an hour late, the National Assembly in the 12th sitting of the 50th session left most agenda appearing on the Orders...

Effluents urged to come forward for rehabilitation, character building of prisoners

ISLAMABAD :   The effluents should come forward to extend their support for rehabilitation and character building of the prisoners facing sentences in different cases...

ANF foils bid to smuggle heroin, held a Nigerian

RAWALPINDI, The Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) foiled a bid of heroin smuggling abroad and held a foreigner at Benazir Bhutto International Airport here on Sunday. The...

Cabinet Defence committee meets

Islamabad, Meeting of the Defence Committee of the Cabinet was held in Islamabad on Saturday night to formulate the country's response in the wake...

Dry weather in most parts of the country

Islamabad,  Weather remained dry in most parts of the country in the next twenty-four hours. Howeveré light rain is expected at few places of Kashmir...

Senate sitting marks by low attendance: FAFEN

Islamabad, Starting 52 minutes late, the 3rd sitting of the 90th session of Senate was marked by low attendance as only 10 senators were...

PML-N files complaint against violation of code of conduct

Islamabad, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has filed a complaint in the Election Commission against violation of the code of conduct for general elections. The complaint...

France condemns attack on Karachi airport

Islamabad ,France has strongly condemned the attacks that targeted Karachi airport during the night of June 8 to 9 and then again on June...

Business Community show reservation on Long March by Allama Tahirul Qadari

Islamabad , President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI), Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari expressed his reservation about the long march which has been called by Tehrik-e-...

Pakistan parliamentary delegation leaves for India to take part in India-Pakistan parliamentary dialogue

ISLAMABAD,  A multi-party Pakistan Parliamentary Delegation has left for New Delhi, India on Wednesday to take part in the 4th round of Pakistan-India Parliamentarians...

PMFRS to be initiated today

Islamabad ,Prime Minister's 100% Fee Reimbursement Scheme (PMFRS) for more than 570 post-graduate students of less developed areas presently studying in the HEC recognized...

Argentina Envoy calls on CJCSC

Rawalpindi , Mr Rodolfo J. Martin Saravia, Ambassador of Argentina called on General Khalid Shameem Wynne, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) here...