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January 15, 2019 12:00 AM 7.2-kanal of overseas Pakistani encroached in Jhang

JHANG: Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab chapter’s commissioner has directed the Jhang district collector/deputy commissioner to take immediate action against the revenue and municipality officials over their alleged involvement in encroaching the urban land of an overseas Pakistani. Ali Aftab Sial, an overseas Pakistani and a USA citizen 15

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Pakistani diplomat visits Xinjiang

BEIJING: Diplomats from Pakistan and other regional countries visited Xinjiang region last week, and got highly impressed by the recent measures taken by the Chinese government for ensuring peace and prosperity for their people. The regional government of the region has invited diplomatic envoys and representatives from Pakistan, Russia, Kazakhstan 16

January 14, 2019 12:00 AM PPP to move court against PM, others, says Nafeesa

LAHORE: Pakistan People’s Party-Parliamentarians Central Secretary Information Nafeesa Shah has said the corruption tales related to Imran government are coming to surface on everyday basis and PPP would move court against Prime Minister Imran Khan, Jehangir Tareen and Aleema Khan over their corruption. Addressing a press conference on Sunday, Nafeesa 15

January 14, 2019 12:00 AM Pakistan to send 92 athletes to Special Olympics

KARACHI: A total of 92 athletes, 55 male and 37 female, will represent Pakistan in Special Olympics Summer World Games 2019 to be held in Abu Dhabi from March 8-21. This contingent of Special Olympics Pakistan (SOP) will be participating in 10 sports. They will be accompanied by 27 coaches. Out of 24 sports disciplines, Pakistani players will take part in athletics 16

January 13, 2019 6:53 AM APS survivor becomes first Pakistani to receive 'Points of Light Award' in UK

Ahmad Nawaz, a survivor of terrorist attack on Army Public School Peshawar, has been given "Points of Light Award" from 10 Downing Street, the headquarters of the government in United Kingdom, to honor his services aimed at encourage people to unite and fight extremism through anti-radicalization talks. "It’s an honour to be recognised by the Prime Minister 13

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Turkish company to invest in Punjab

LAHORE: A leading Turkish manufacturing company, TMT, has offered investment in manufacturing of medical and surgical equipment in Punjab. A delegation led by the company chairman, Omer Cikin called on Punjab Minister Health Prof Yasmin Rashid here on Saturday and extended their interest in the field of manufacturing and export of medical instruments 16

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM UNGA president to visit Pakistan next week

NEW YORK: President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Maria Fernanda Espinosa will visit Pakistan from January 18 to 22 at the invitation of Pakistani government, a spokesperson has said. Addressing an afternoon briefing at the UN headquarters in New York, Monica Grayley said, “The president of the National Assembly will visit Pakistan from the 18th to the 22nd of January 13

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Hamid wins U14 crown in Thailand

ISLAMABAD: Hamid Israr pairing with a Bangladesh player won the doubles title in the ITF Asia 14 & Under Development Championships 2019 Division II in Nonthaburi, Thailand. Hamid and Hossain Mohammad Roman beat the third seeded Iranian pair of Amirali Ghavam and Kasra Rahmani 6-2, 6-1 in the final. In the boys’ singles category, Hassan Ali was the best performer 12

January 12, 2019 11:33 AM Pakistan Ambassador to US presents credentials to President Trump

NEW YORK: Pakistan's new Ambassador to the United States, Dr. Asad Majeed Khan, presented his credentials to President Donald Trump at a White House ceremony in Washington on Friday. A press release issued by the Pakistan Embassy in Washington said that Ambassador Khan conveyed the greetings of Pakistan''s leadership to President Trump who reciprocated 22

January 12, 2019 8:05 AM Fatima Bhutto slams Govt of Pakistan Twitter over Bill Gates quote gaffe

The Government of Pakistan’s Twitter handle was immensely criticised after it posted a grammatically incorrect quote attributing it to Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Friday. The quote “if you born poor its not your mistake but if you die poor its your mistake” was met with immense censure after internet users pointed out the grammar as well as the factual 13