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September 25, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Holding Asian-level shooting event impossible for now’

KARACHI: National Rifle Association of Pakistan (NRAP) has been asked by its president to organise an Asian-level shooting event in Pakistan. Ghazanfar Abbas of NRAP recently stated that their president Zafar Mehmood Abbasi had directed them to try to organise an Asian-level event in Pakistan. “I think organising an Asian-level shooting event in Pakistan

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Nation to stand by army if India imposes war: Rabbani

ISLAMABAD: Responding to Indian COAS Bipin Rawat’s threatening statement, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)’s Senator Raza Rabbani on Monday said that the whole nation will stand with army to defend its motherland if India imposes war upon Pakistan. During his speech in Senate, the senior PPP leader said that he condemns the Indian COAS’ ‘unacceptable’ statement

September 24, 2018 11:26 PM Polish Air Force Chief visits PAF Headquarters

KARACHI:Chief of Polish Air Force Brigadier General Jacek Pszczola Monday called on Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan at the Headquarters of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF). Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan received the guest where a contingent of the Pakistan Air Force presented him the guard of honour. Both the dignitaries remained

September 24, 2018 5:24 PM Pakistan, Egypt celebrate 70 years of bilateral relations

CAIRO: In celebration of the passage of 70 years of diplomatic relations between Egypt and Pakistan, a summit was held by South Asian Strategic Stability Institute University (SASSI) in collaboration with the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Cairo. Titled "Women Trade and Enterprise- The Key to Development", the summit was held under the auspices

September 24, 2018 11:52 AM Zulfi Bukhari assumes charge as PM’s special assistance on overseas Pakistanis

ISLAMABAD: Zulfi Bukhari has assured charge as Prime Minister’s Special Assistance on overseas Pakistanis. Shortly after assuming the office, Zulfi Bukhari held meeting with Federal Secretary Muhammad Asif Shaikh and exchanged views on important matters. Zulfi was briefed on performance of overseas and other related matter. Prime Minister Imran Khan, last week, appointed 2

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM NCA acted on FIA claim Junejo laundered Rs180-250m from Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan’s Federal Investigation (FIA) got former government official Farhan Junejo arrested by the National Crime Agency (NCA) on the basis of claims that the former aide of Makhdoom Amin Faheem allegedly laundered around Rs180 to Rs250 million out of Pakistani into his overseas accounts through “corruption and corrupt practices”. The News has obtained

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM ILM Trust, UMT elects new President, Chairman

Lahore: A meeting of the Board of Trustees of ILM Trust was held at UMT that unanimously announced the appointment of Ibrahim Hasan Murad as the executive president of ILM Trust and UMT Board of Governors, besides appointing Dr Ahmad Omar as the chairman and Farooq Salman as the vice chairman of the trust. The meeting was convened in the wake of sudden

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM SSB sponsors two development series tennis tournaments

KARACHI: Sindh Sports Board (SSB) has sponsored two development series tennis tournaments to be held in Karachi and Larkana. SSB Development Series Ranking Tennis Championship will be organised at Union Club by Karachi Tennis Association (KTA) from September 29 to October 5. The events to be contested are men’s singles, ladies singles, juniors 17 singles 1

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Government reduces bloc allocation of Finance Division

ISLAMABAD: The PTI government has slashed bloc allocation of Finance Division by Rs28 billion bringing it down from Rs105 billion to Rs77 billion in the mini-budget. After the development, the allocated amount for TDPs and security enhancement in tribal areas reduced while Prime Minister’s Youth Initiative with allocation of Rs10 billion would be abolished 4

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Hashoo Foundation, GB-DMA sign deal

KARACHI: The Hashoo Foundation and Gilgit-Baltistan Disaster Management Authority (GB-DMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), a statement said. Under the MoU, Hashoo Foundation would facilitate in the capacity building of the latter in different aspects of environment, climate compatible development, and disaster risk reduction and disaster 8