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December 10, 2018 8:50 AM Hajj 2019: Saudi Arabia increases Pakistan’s quota by 5,000

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia has increased quota of Pakistani pilgrims for 2019 Hajj by five thousand. According to a Spokesperson of Ministry of Religious Affairs, an agreement has been signed in this regard by Minister of Religious Affairs Pir Noorul Haq Qadri and his Saudi counterpart Dr. Mohammad Saleh bin Taher Benten. Under the arrangement, 189,210 pilgrims 5

December 4, 2018 1:59 AM China hails opening of Kartarpur corridor

BEIJING: China while welcoming the opening of the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims by Pakistan said on Monday that China was pleased to see the interactions between Pakistan and India. “We are glad to see very good interactions between Pakistan and India," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said during his regular briefing while responding 6

November 30, 2018 6:18 AM Sikh pilgrims return home as Guru Nanak's birth anniversary concludes

LAHORE: Sikh pilgrims are returning to India on Friday after the 549th birth anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak Dev Ji concluded. The birth anniversary celebrations were attended by more than 3,000 Sikh Yatrees who had made their way via special trains on November 21 from India to Lahore. The key event commemorating the founder of the Sikh religion 2

November 25, 2018 2:02 PM Fawad Chaudry says PM Imran has clearly shown Pakistan stands for peace

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry has said that Pakistan through its conduct has once again showed who stands for peace in South Asia and which force is not sincere. In a tweet, the minister said, "Prime Minister Imran Khan has clearly shown Pakistan stands for peace." Fawad Chaudhry went on to say Kartarpur Border Opening is history in the making 7

November 22, 2018 3:18 PM Bilawal Bhutto welcomes opening of Kartarpur border corridor

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari appreciated the decision to open Kartarpur border corridor by Pakistani and Indian governments for Sikh pilgrims. He also welcomed the Sikh pilgrims who had travelled to Pakistan to visit the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib. Recognising the decision as the fulfillment of the dream of former Prime 3

November 20, 2018 2:54 PM Asia Bibi needs German passport to leave Pakistan: lawyer

FRANKFURT: The lawyer for Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian acquitted of capital blasphemy charges, appealed on Tuesday to Germany to give her whole family citizenship to start a new life in Europe. Saiful Mulook told a news conference in Frankfurt that Bibi was now free but she and her family needed a passport to leave the country. Bibi, 53, was convicted 9

November 17, 2018 12:00 AM India gets Olympic warning after Kosovo boxer denied visa

NEW DELHI: The Olympic Council of Asia has warned India it could miss out on hosting major Games after a boxer from Kosovo was denied a visa to compete in the women’s world championships in New Delhi. India, which does not recognise Kosovo, has expressed a strong interest in hosting the 2032 Olympics and 2030 Asian Games.Donjeta Sadiku and her two coaches 3

November 12, 2018 2:54 PM Netherlands resumes visa and passport services in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Netherlands to Pakistan, Ardi Stoios-Braken announced on Monday the resumption of consular and visa services in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. According to the Dutch envoy, the visa services after temporarily getting halted earlier today have now been recommenced, while issuing directives to VFS Global and Gerry’s offices to resume 4

November 7, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan-Palestine friendly: Adnan likely to make international debut

KARACHI: After being denied Bangladesh visa for SAFF Cup last summer, Danish Superliga winger Adnan Mohammad is expected to make his international debut during the friendly between Pakistan and Palestine to be held in Al-Ram, Palestine, on November 15. The 22-year-old, who plays for Denmark’s Superliga Club Lyngby Boldklub, was transferred from Superliga 5

October 31, 2018 1:48 PM Seeing Pakistani flag, Fakhr-e-Alam served green fish burger in Russia

MOSCOW: Pakistani singer and actor Fakhr-e-Alam, who was detained shortly in Russia after his visa expired, is receiving warm become in his 'Mission Parwaaz' in different countries. Fakhr took to Twitter to share, "Here in Patropolvask #Russia I asked for a fish burger and the guy saw my Pakistani flag and served it in a green bun. Such is the kind of warmth 2