Saturday, August 18, 2018

Man arrested in Shujaat Bukhari’s killing, three main suspects at large

SRINAGAR: Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari and two of his Personal Security Officers (PSOs) while three main suspects are still at large. Inspector General (IG)...

Neelum sub-camps to provide high quality education

MUZAFFARABAD: Advocate Uzma Shireen, President Pakistan Muslim League (N) Neelum District called on AJK President Sardar Masood Khan here at the Presidency. During the meeting Advocate, Uzma informed the President of a recent fire that...

Masood, Farooq discuss prevailing situation in J&K

ISLAMABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan and Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan, in a meeting here at Kashmir House strongly condemned the massive human rights violations, killings, arbitrary arrests and instances of dishonouring...

Islamophobia must be rationally addressed: Masood

ISLAMABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, while acknowledging the significance of interreligious dialogue and understanding said that the awareness of differences and commonalities among civilizations can positively contribute to the peaceful resolution of international...

Justice Nasir chairs meeting to ensure swift, smooth FATA-KP merger process

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's caretaker Prime Minister Justice (Retd) Nasir-ul Mulk chaired a meeting on Monday to review progress on the implementation of reforms for Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). The PM emphasized to formulate a strategy...

UAE embassy distributes food, Eid clothing to needy in KP

ISLAMABAD: The United Arab Emirates Embassy in Pakistan will overlook the distribution of food baskets and Eid clothing, donated by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Establishment, to thousands of families in...

KP Govt sets ambitious target to quadruple crude production

KARACHI: The provincial government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan has launched ambitious plans to quadruple production of crude oil in the region. Zahid Ullah Shinwari, director of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company (KPOGC), on...

AJK President and PM discuss Council reforms, term them historic step

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, and Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan held a meeting at the President House in Muzaffarabad to discuss the successful passage of the 13th amendment of the AJK...

Sardar Masood reiterates the need to protect environment

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, said that it is our primary responsibility to take meaningful measures for preventing and managing the environmental impact of human activity and similarly, in comprehensive and coherent manner...

Masood Khan emphasises importance of ombudsman

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir has said that the office of the Ombudsman plays an important role in providing cheap and easy access to justice for the general...