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Still more work to done on Karachi operation, says Asim Bajwa

Advertisements KARACHI: Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lt-General Asim Saleem Bajwa on Friday said that Army operation in Pakistan, specially Karachi operation yielded great success but there is still lot of work to be done. Advertisements Addressing to media, DG ISPR said the Karachi operation started in Sept 2013 …

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Military Court: COAS Raheel confirms death sentences of 12 militants

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif confirmed the death sentence of 12 militants tired by special military court, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) revealed. The 12 “hardcore terrorists” were involved in “committing heinous offences relating to terrorism”, which include the Bannu jailbreak, attacks on armed forces, law enforcement agencies …

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Obama proposes $860m in US budget 2016-17 for Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: United States government has proposed about US $860 million in aid for Pakistan during the 2016-17 fiscal year, in the proposed amount $265 million allocated for purchasing military hardware. “The budget also provides $859.8 million towards sustaining cooperative relationships with Pakistan,” the State Department said. In 2013-2014 one billion …

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Pakistan, Qatar ink $1 billion annual LNG supply deal

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Qatar on Wednesday have inked an agreement for supply of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) worth around one billion dollars to Pakistan annually, Radio Pakistan reported. Prime Minister is in Qatar for two day official visit, the agreement on Long Term LNG Sale and Purchase was signed today. …

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Interior Minister banned Valentine’s Day activities in Islamabad?

ISLAMABAD: Reports doing rounds on social and electronic media that Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan had directed the Islamabad Capital Administration (ICT) to stop any activity related to Valentine Day. Opposite to the news, Islamabad Capital Administration (ICT) officials confirmed that they have not received any orders regarding Valentine …

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PIA employees call off strike, resume operations countrywide

KARACHI: The joint action committee (JAC) of the protesting employees of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Tuesday to call off the strike and asked workers to resume flight operation across the country. Holding a press talk, JAC chairman Sohail Baloch announced the decision to end the strike and asked the …

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We are in most difficult phase of operation: COAS Raheel

PESHAWAR: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday said, “We are in the most difficult phase of the operation”, ISPR reported. Special provincial Apex committee meeting of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA  was held at the Corps HQ toady, meeting reviewed the progress of ongoing military operations. https://twitter.com/AsimBajwaISPR/status/696965787718909952 Army …

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Dutch Queen Máxima to arrive in Pakistan on three-day visit

ISLAMABAD: Queen Máxima of the Netherlands will arrive tomorrow for her three-day visit in Pakistan. Detuch Queen holds position of “Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development” for UN Secretary General, in her visit she will support Pakistan’s National Financial Inclusion Strategy, Radio Pakistan reported. “In her capacity as the …

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PTI Karachi: Imran Khan asks for dialogue with PIA protesters

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehree-e-Inshaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan asked Prime MInster Nawaz Sharif to hold dialogue with protesting employees of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA). PTI had announced nationwide protest few days back, the first venue was Karachi, after landing in the city, PTI chairman went to PIA protesting employees to show …

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Nine Killed, 15 injured in blast on LEAs vehicle in Quetta

QUETTA: At least nine person were killed and several injured on Saturday when a blast took place at Jinnah Road near Manan Chowk in Quetta. Four of the killed person belongs to Froniter Corps (FC), while identities of the other 5 still not confirmed. “Four member of the FC have …

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Photos: Indian All rounder Ravindra Jadeja gets engaged with Riva Solanki

WEB DESK: Indian all rounder Ravindra Jadeja got engaged to girl belonged from his home town, mechanical engineer by profession Riva Solanki today (Friday). “In the game of cricket luck plays an important role and when I got engaged to Riva, I hope that lady luck will help me to …

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Solution to all issues including Kashmir lies in dialogue, says PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said solution to all issues including Kashmir lies in dialogue, Radio Pakistan reported. Addressing joint sitting of the AJK Legislative Assembly and AJK Council in Muzaffarabad,  PM said prosperity and development in South Asia would remain a dream till peaceful resolution of issues. …

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LUMS grabs first prize in US “P2P: Challenging Extremism” competition

WEB DESK: LAHORE University of Management Sciences (LUMS) grabbed the first prize in the final presentation of “P2P: Challenging Extremism” competition at the US department of State in America. US Consulate General Lahore said on Fcebook page, “Pakistan project “Fate: From apathy to empathy” took first place and won $5,000 …

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Sonu Nigam irks over suspension of air crew allowing him sing during flight

WEB DESK:  Apparently crew allowed him and passengers loved the live singing of  Sonu Nigam but Indian aviation regulator suspended five air-hostesses of Jet Airways over allowing in-flight announcement  system to cheer the passengers. The video hit the social media and went viral. Irked over the suspension of flight crew …

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