PM lauds role of Pakistan Red Crescent during disasters

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has appreciated the role of Pakistan Red Crescent in humanitarian assistance, its operations during disasters and provision of health services. He was talking to a delegation of Pakistan Red Crescent led by its Chairman Dr. Saeed Elahi, which...

Naval chief announces shipyard in Gwadar

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has announced the establishment of shipyard in Gwadar. Speaking as chief guest at Pakistan Navy’s second`PN-Industrial Seminar’ in Karachi, he said the project would commence shortly and will be completed in three to...

Speaker of Iran Parliament: America is playing with terrorism KSA is misguided and we have no animosity with KSA

By M.Saeed Yousafzai                                                                  Photo by Ramzan Mughal The writer is a freelance media professional, based in Islamabad msaeedyousafzai@gmail.com, twitter @MSaeedYousafzai   Islamabad, Dec 25, 2017: Iran Parliament...

PM inaugurates Hyundai Nishat vehicle assembly plant in Faisalabad

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has categorically stated the PML-N government will complete its term and general election will be held on July 15 next year. He was addressing the ground-breaking ceremony of Hyundai car plant in Faisalabad today. The car assembly plant is a...

Self-sufficiency in science, tech imperative for progress

Minister for Planning Professor Ahsan Iqbal has said that no country can make progress without having self-sufficiency in the field of Science and Technology. He was addressing the annual session of Executive council of Federation of Institutions of Engineers of Islamic countries...

Pakistan spends 8% of budget on climate: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says Pakistan is committed to play its role in global efforts for tackling the issue of climate change. Addressing the Climate Change Conference in Islamabad today, he said Pakistan had ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in 2015 and...

Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Egypt condemns the terrorist attack in the Pakistani city of Quetta In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on December 17th, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned the terrorist attack against a church in the Pakistani city of Quetta, killing eight people and...

Politicians, people laud PM for bold speech at OIC

People from all walk of life including academicians, civil society and politicians have lauded the speech of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at extraordinary summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Parliamentary leader in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Sardar...

No threat to democracy in country: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says democracy will continue to prevail in the country and there is no threat to the democracy. Talking to newsmen along with Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif in London, he said government will complete its tenure and an interim...

Pakistan urges for wide-range cooperation among ECO members

Pakistan has called for greater connectivity, enhanced trade and closer cooperation for development in ECO region. The call was made by Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal while inaugurating 28th Meeting of Regional Planning Council of ECO in Islamabad today. The...
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