Friday, June 22, 2018

Imran Khan to contest election from Karachi’s NA-243 constituency

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan on Thursday submitted his nomination papers for the upcoming general elections from NA-243 constituency in Karachi. PTI leader Asad Umar said that Imran Khan would contest the elections from...

Pak circular debt reaches Rs573bn

ISLAMABAD: Senate Special Committee on Circular Debt was Tuesday informed that during last five years (from 2013-18) the circular debt has reached Rs 573 billion. The committee, held with Senator Shibli Faraz in the...

Oil prices in Pakistan would be raised in June

ISLAMABAD: The government has cautioned the Supreme Court about an expected rise in the prices of petroleum products in June due to a rising trend in international oil prices. The information has been laid...

WB to give $400m for green projects in Punjab

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday signed two financial agreements worth $400 million with the World Bank for accelerating climate resilience development in Punjab. The two projects are aiming to improve the environment and quality of...

Higher education scholarships offer for Pakistani street child football team

ISLAMABAD: Inter University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences Pakistan (IUCPSS) has announced higher education scholarships for members of the Pakistan street child football team who performed outstandingly by securing runner-up position in the...

China plans electric cars in Pakistan

HEFEI (China): JAC Motor, a Chinese state-owned automobile and commercial manufacturer based in Anhui province, is planning to introduce electric vehicles particular cars, its Deputy Chief Economic Manager David Zhang said. Talking to APP, he...

DGs MO Pakistan, India establish contact, reviewed prevailing situation

ISLAMABAD: Director Generals Military Operation (MO) of Pakistan and India Tuesday established a special hotline contact and reviewed the prevailing situation along the line of control and working boundary. They mutually agreed to undertake sincere...

Khurrum Dastagir visits Gayari sector

Skardu: "The Govern-ment and the people of Pakistan reject categorically India's claim over Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and its baseless protest against Pakistan's recent Gilgit-Baltistan Order 2018. The nation supports wholeheartedly its valiant troops...

IHC suspends notification for scrapping Kashmir Council

ISLAMABAD: The Islam-abad High Court Wednesday suspended a government notification about abolishment of Kashmir Council and amendments in AJK Interim Act 1974. A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Aamer Farooq conducted hearing of the...

Sultan Mahmood questions status of Nawaz Sharif

MIRPUR (AJK): Question-ing the status of Nawaz Sharif, PTI AJK President and former AJK Prime Minister Barrister Sultan Mehmood has said how a party named after a person who can neither become member of...