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Saturday, July 2, 2022

British Sikh soldiers
headed by Maj Gen Celia
visit GHQ, hold talks
with Gen Qamar Bajwa

ISLAMABAD: A 12 member British Sikh soldiers’ delegation headed by Major General Celia J Harvey Deputy Commander Field Army UK, visited GHQ and met General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff...

Dul Hijjah moon
sighted in Saudi Arabia,
Eid to begin on July 9,
in Pakistan on July 10

RIYADH: Following the sighting of the crescent moon on Wednesday evening, it has been announced that the five-day Eid Al-Adha celebration will begin on July 9. This will be the 10th day...

Saudi crown prince
confers King Abdulaziz
medal on Gen Bajwa
for strengthening ties

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been awarded the King Abdulaziz Medal of Excellent Class by Brown Prince Mohammad of Saudi Arabia., army’s media wing said on...

Pakistan gets $2.3bn
Chinese loan, credited
to SBP account;
confirms Miftah Ismail

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Miftah Ismail said on Friday that a loan of $2.3 billion from a Chinese consortium of banks had been credited to the central bank's account. "I...

Imran gives choice to
‘Neutrals’ to decide,
says never thought to
bring his Army chief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that he never thought about appointing some of his favourite army chief in November. Imran Khan addressed the seminar titled “Regime Change Conspiracy...

After election reforms
bill, President Alvi
refuses to sign
‘regressive’ NAB bill

ISLAMABAD: After returning unsigned a bill seeking to reverse the changes made in election laws by the former PTI government, President Dr Arif Alvi on Monday did the same with another piece of legislation...

‘Proud of you’:
Imran hails FATF
decision as success
of Hammad committee

ISLAMABAD: Members of the former PTI cabinet hailed on Friday the Financial Action Task Force's (FATF) announcement that Pakistan had met all 34 items on two separate action plans. The watchdog...

Pakistan in financial
problem, IMF demands
more taxation steps,
we may default; Miftah

ISLAMABAD: Addi­tional measures will be needed to bring Paki­stan’s budget for the year 2022-23 in line with the key objectives of its International Monetary Fund programme, the lender’s resident representative in Islamabad...

Pakistan Armed Forces
are ranked as the 9th
most powerful military
in the world

ISLAMABAD: The coalition government Friday proposed Rs1,523 billion defence budget for fiscal year 2022-23, which shows 11.16 per cent increase over the estimated allocations of Rs1,370 billion for fiscal year 2021-22.

Gen Bajwa expresses
satisfaction over
progress of ‘Operation

RAWALPINDI: The 80th Formation Commanders’ Conference was held on Wednesday during which the attendees were briefed on professional matters, national security challenges, and response measures, a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public...