Category: Pakistan

Pakistan, China eager to make Gwadar world class modern port city

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and China signed various agreements and memorandums of understanding on making Gwadar a world class modern port city and on leveraging special...

Government urged to devise policy to root out extremism

ISLAMABAD: The participants of a workshop on Tuesday urged the government to devise a comprehensive Counter Violent Extremism (CVE) policy to root out all violent...

Ahsan dispels impression that CPEC will be burden on industrial sector

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador, Sun Weidong, Monday, said that supporting Pakistan’s economic sector was an important manifestation of the CPEC. CPEC is aimed to...

Growing Indo-US collaboration disturbing regional peace: Speakers

ISLAMABAD: A day-long national maritime conference on Monday called for a broad-based National Maritime Policy, modernization of navy, and expansion of diplomatic...

Punjab health professionals to get training in Turkey

LAHORE: o enhance technical expertise and capacity building of health professionals, a training programme regarding Emergency Health Services and Disaster Management is...

Sindh cabinet gives approval to change Altaf Hussain University’s name

KARACHI:In the wake of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder’s anti-Pakistan remarks, the Sindh government has decided to replace Altaf Hussain University’s name...

Pakistan Parliamentary delegation arrives in Turkey

ANKARA: An 11-member parliamentary delegation led by Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan Sardar Ayaz Sadiq arrived in Ankara. Secretary General of the Turkish...

Provision of quality health care to people top priority: Shahbaz

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has presided over a three-hour-long meeting here on Sunday which overviewed programs related to provision of...

SC’s 17 judges can’t watch over whole country: Justice Hani

HYDERABAD: The Supreme Court’s justice Amir Hani Muslim has said if the government’s institutions perform their responsibilities properly many matters can be...

Naval exercise to prove endeavour of readiness for peace: Nawaz

KARACHI: The AMAN-17 multinational naval exercise will be an endeavour of readiness for the promotion of peace, according to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The premier is...