News Desk

  • Islamabad - Pakistan Muslim League (PML) President and former prime minister Chaudhry Shujat Hussain and Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Parvez Elahi visited the residence of Prime Minister’s Special Assistant Naeemul Haque here on Saturday and inquired after him. Federal Minister Tariq ...

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  • Lahore              -          Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday urged “maximum restraint” and “constructive engagement” to de-escalate the ...

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  • Lahore            -           Pakistan Army soldiers have been taking part in relief and rescue efforts after a powerful earthquake jolted Astore in Gilgit Baltistan. According to a statement ...

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  • LAHORE             -            Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has visited the formations of Karachi Corps and Pakistan Rangers Sindh in the border ...

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  • Lahore - Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor has thanked Pakistan Rangers Sindh for holding a wonderful and impressive event to mark the birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. In a post on Instagram, the Director ...

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  • Lahore - The military spokesperson on Wednesday said that the new wave of protests in India against the controversial citizenship law is a “beginning of the end”. “Indian efforts to silence innocent Kashmiris in Indian Occupied Jammu & Kashmir by keeping them under brutal ...

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  • LAHORE              -            Religious scholars belonging to Majlise Ulema-e-Pakistan, namely Maulana Muhammad Khan Leghari, Allama Kazim Raza Naqvi, Sheikhul Hadith Maulana ...

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  • LAHORE - Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa is retiring today after serving for 11 months. Following his retirement, Justice Gulzar Ahmad Khan will take oath as 27th CJP tomorrow and serve until February 1, 2022. Justice Khosa joined the Supreme Court as a judge on February 18, ...

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  • LAHORE - Former President General (retd) Prevez Musharraf had expressed the confidence years ago that the Army would be with him, whether he remained in uniform or not. During an informal talk with reporters Musharraf during an event had maintained, “I don’t command by the ranks that I ...

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  • Lahore - Families of martyred soldiers and officers of Pakistan Army expressed their shock and regret over the conviction of former military leader Pervez Musharraf in the treason case. Talking to The Nation, several kin of the martyrs, who wished not to be named, expressed their anger over the ...

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  • Lahore - Spokesman for Pakistan Armed Forces, Major General Asif Ghafoor yesterday condemned Indian government’s anti-minorities policies and noted the growing opposition against Hindutva across India. “That’s the real surgical strike which world knows. Narrative of false flag ...

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  • LAHORE - Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday held detailed talks with his Saudi counterpart Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah in Jeddah. Director General ISI Lt-Gen Faiz Hameed also accompanied the foreign minister to Saudi Arabia. A wide range of issues were on the agenda of the two ...

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  • LAHORE - A large delegation of students from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa visited the ISPR Directorate and met with Director General Inter Services Public Relations Major-General Asif Ghafoor. The DG ISPR expressed great pleasure and satisfaction on the interaction he had with inquisitive, confident and well ...

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  • Lahore - General Qamar Javed Bajwa, under whose leadership Pakistan Army made the enemy lick the dust at multiple fronts, has began his fresh tenure as the Chief of Army Staff (COAS). The news that he will continue to look after the defence of the motherland was welcomed with zest by the whole ...

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  • Lahore         -          A group of students from Cadet College Swat on Friday visited directorate of Inter Services Public Relations in Rawalpindi and met Director General Major-General Asif Ghafoor. In a tweet, ...

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  • Lahore - Prime Minister Imran Khan yesterday expressed his wonder over the rumours about the matter of Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa’s service extension which have been circulating for quite few weeks. “Within three months of my assuming the premiership, I had decided that Gen Bajwa will ...

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  • Lahore - Director General ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor on Wednesday maintained that Pakistan Army is an impartial institution and has nothing to do with politics as it is engaged in national security matters that do not allow it to become part of any political activity. The DG ISPR remarked ...

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  • Lahore - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday ruled out any possibility of pardon for opposition leaders, saying that any agreement with them would be equivalent to treachery with the country. In a post on Facebook, the prime minister said, “Unless they are held accountable, the country could ...

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  • Lahore - More than 70 people died and around 40 injured yesterday in a devastating fire which engulfed three bogies of a fast-speed train near Liaquatpur city of Rahim Yar Khan district in southern Punjab. The fire in Tezgam train, coming from Karachi and heading to Rawalpindi, was caused by ...

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  • Lahore/Islamabad - The PTI-led government has expressed its intent to not hinder the way of marching protesters if the opposition abided by the agreement. It has also decided to politically confront the opposition Azadi March, being led by JUI-F. In this regard, a team of government representatives ...

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  • Lahore/Sukkur - Anti-government ‘Azadi March’ entered Punjab yesterday under the leadership of JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman. The JUI-F-led rally had started from Karachi on Sunday and it made a stopover in Sukkur. Fazl, joined the caravan from Larkana as it resumed the journey to ...

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  • Lahore - An event was organised to observe Kashmir Black Day at Embassy of Pakistan in Moscow, the capital city of Russia. Diplomatic staff, journalists, members of youth forums, education institutions and Pakistani community attended the function, according a statement issued from the embassy. ...

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  • Lahore - American political scientist and professor of security studies Stephen Philip Cohen reportedly passed away Sunday morning. He was a prominent expert on Pakistan, India, and South Asian security, a senior fellow in foreign policy studies at the Brookings Institution and an emeritus ...

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  • When Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa hugged Indian politician and former cricketer Nivjot Singh Sidhu, who had come to Pakistan to attend the swearing-in of Prime Minister Imran Khan on the morning of August 19, 2018, and told him that Pakistan would open the border at Kartarpur for Sikh ...

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  • Lahore     -   Pakistan yesterday again dared India to prove its claim of targeting militant camps in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), saying that no response from New Delhi to Islamabad’s offer for an on ground visit was a testament to her lies. Following a night ...

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  • LAHORE    -   Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was shifted to Services Hospital after his health deteriorated late Monday, private news channels reported. PML-N workers took to the National Accountability Bureau Office to protest against authorities accusing them of ...

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  • LAHORE    -   Pakistan is anticipated to be among the top 20 drivers of growth by 2024, according to a Bloomberg report based on the estimates published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The IMF forecast also includes China, India, Thailand, Malaysia, Japan, South ...

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  • Lahore    -   Pakistan Army yesterday regretted false claims being made by the top Indian military leadership about Saturday night’s aggression at the LoC and advised it not to play in the hands of vested political interests. “Indian COAS’ statement ...

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  • Lahore - The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has expressed satisfaction on the measures taken by Pakistan and its progress in various areas. A Pakistani delegation led by Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar told the FATF meeting in Paris that Pakistan has made positive progress in 20 out ...

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  • Lahore - Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul called on Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi at Naval Headquarters in Islamabad on Monday. The two officials discussed bilateral relations, matters of mutual interests and the naval warship being built by Turkey for Pakistan, ...

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