Maqbool Malik

  • TIslamabad - A rare and in-depth interaction between the top army leadership and lawmakers came on Tuesday, which hopefully will give a new lease to the constitutionalism and democracy in the country. During an extraordinary in-camera session at Senate, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) ...

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  • TIslamabad -  Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and Director General Military Operations Maj-Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza will brief the Senate on Tuesday (tomorrow) on emerging national security paradigm for Pakistan with respect to recent high-level visits and ensuing ...

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  • TIslamabad - Senators from both sides of the aisle on Friday urged the government to take parliament into confidence regarding Pakistan's participation in the Saudi-led Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC). They demanded this while discussing an adjournment motion moved by Pakistan ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  The Senate, which resumed on Wednesday with Mian Raza Rabbani in the chair, witnessed uproar over “mysterious” move to deprive provinces of right to develop petroleum sector of the country. The PPP Senator Farhatullah Babar, while speaking on an adjournment motion, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  Pakistan is giving final touches to its deal for acquisition of four warships from Turkish state-owned company MILGEM, sources said on Tuesday. Sources said that process was nearing completion and construction of the ships would start in the near future. As part of the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan and Additional Secretary (Defence) Faisal Rasul Lodhi will leave for Saudi Arabia on Saturday (today) to participate in the inaugural meeting of the Islamic Military Counter-Terrorism Coalition’s Ministers of Defense Council in Riyadh on ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  A number of senators primarily from Balochistan expressed their serious concerns over “lack of transparency” in the multi-billion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project, in the Senate on Friday. They also expressed concerns over Pakistan’s profit share ...

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  • TISLAMABAD -  The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Monday failed to table the Constitutional (Amendment) Bill, 2017 regarding fresh delimitation of constituencies based on provisional results of 6th population census, in the Senate for lack of required number of members. The government ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Country’s foremost firearms and ammunition manufacturer, the Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF), needs million of dollars to modernise its manufacturing facilities, sources said on Sunday. The POF, according to the sources, has requested the government to release funds to replace ...

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