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US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar raises strong voice against Indian atrocities in IIOJK
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US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar raises strong voice against Indian atrocities in IIOJK

Islamabad:  US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar along with a delegation; of Timothy Mynett, Nicholas Lampson, and Tahir Javed made a rare visit to Muzaffarabad, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Thursday where she held a discussion with Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhary and also during the tour to LoC, Chakothi bridge,  she...

33-member federal cabinet takes oath
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33-member federal cabinet takes oath

A 33-member federal cabinet took oath at a ceremony in Islamabad on Tuesday. Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani administered the oath. These include thirty federal ministers and three ministers of state. Those who took oath as the federal ministers included: Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Ahsan Iqbal, Rana Sanaullah, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Rana Tanveer Hussain, Khurram Dastgir Khan,...

Govt to provide equal opportunities to Balochistan skilled workforce: PM
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Govt to provide equal opportunities to Balochistan skilled workforce: PM

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Monday said that the incumbent government would provide equal opportunities of progress to the skilled workforce of Balochistan. The prime minister, in a meeting with ex-Speaker of Balochistan Assembly and acting president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s Balochistan chapter Jamal Shah Kakar, said it was among the government’s priorities to accelerate the pace of...

PM, Saudi Crown Prince agree to further solidify bilateral ties
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PM, Saudi Crown Prince agree to further solidify bilateral ties

Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif and Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud Saturday agreed to work together to further augment and diversify their bilateral ties in all spheres, in particular trade, investment and employment generation opportunities. The prime minister received a telephone call from Crown Prince, Deputy...

Raja Pervez Ashraf takes oath as NA Speaker
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Raja Pervez Ashraf takes oath as NA Speaker

Raja Pervez Ashraf, MNA of Pakistan Peoples Party, has taken oath as the Speaker of National Assembly. Presiding Officer Sardar Ayaz Sadiq administered the oath to him. Earlier, he was elected unopposed as Speaker National Assembly after no other candidate filed nomination papers for the seat. In his opening remarks after taking oath, Speaker Raja...

Sherry Rehman criticizes Imran Khan for pursuing politics of division
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Sherry Rehman criticizes Imran Khan for pursuing politics of division

Senior PPP leader Sherry Rehman has criticized former Prime Minister Imran Khan for pursuing the politics of division. Addressing a news conference along with PPP leaders Nadeem Afzal Chan and Faisal Karim Kundi, in Islamabad on Friday, she said the PPP leadership welcomes the news conference of the DG ISPR in which he made many...

PM expresses resolve to work closely with Saudi Arabia
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PM expresses resolve to work closely with Saudi Arabia

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has expressed the resolve to work closely with Saudi Arabia to realize the shared vision of strategic partnership. In a tweet on Friday, he said Pakistan-Saudi relations are special and marked by exceptional trust. Shehbaz Sharif also thanked the Custodian of Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz and Saudi Crown...

PM Shehbaz arrives in Karachi on day-long visit
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PM Shehbaz arrives in Karachi on day-long visit

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has reached Karachi on a day-long visit. On his arrival, Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah and his cabinet members warmly welcomed the Prime Minister at the airport. He is accompanied amongst others by MNAs Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Maulana Asad Mehmood, Miftah Ismail and Akram Durrani....

China’s Xi Jinping pledges more proactive role towards world peace
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China’s Xi Jinping pledges more proactive role towards world peace

President Xi Jinping urged Chinese peacekeepers to play a bigger role in defending world peace during an inspection to the Central Theater Command of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on Friday. When talking with Chinese peacekeepers posted overseas via video link, Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman...

Human Rights
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Human Rights

Planning to build a district level coordination network to resolve the human rights issues, Dr. Shireen ISLAMABAD :(VOM) : Federal Minister for Human Rights said that journalists should be well equipped and vigilant while reporting cases of human rights violation as subject of human rights is central to all other social concerns but standard procedures...