All citizens enjoy equal rights in country: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has expressed surprise over US remarks on minorities’ rights in Pakistan and said that all citizens enjoy equal rights in the country. He was addressing a ceremony of the Hindu community at Gothki on Saturday. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said...

PM for enhanced cooperation with Japan in diverse fields

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has reiterated Pakistan’s commitment for the promotion of peace and stability in the region. Talking to Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Islamabad on Thursday, he said that aggressive escalatory tactics being used by India will not help...

Pakistan Navy Flotilla visits Muscat

Pakistan Navy Flotilla comprising Submarine HURMAT along with sail ship PNS RAHNAWARD and support ship PNS RASADGAR visited Muscat for goodwill-cum-training visit. Commander Submarines, Commodore Altaf Hussain commanded the flotilla as Mission Commander. On arrival at port Sultan...

Govt to continue steps for education of special children: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government will continue steps for the education of special children. He was talking to the students of Rashidabad Education City of Tando Allah Yar, who called on him in Islamabad on Monday. The Prime Minister said that...

Japanese FM to arrive in Islamabad on Wednesday

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono will arrive in Islamabad on Wednesday on a two-day visit to Pakistan. During the visit, he will hold wide ranging talks on bilateral issues with Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif. Both sides will also exchange views on regional and global...

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...