Tahir Niaz

  • ISLAMABAD - Six major generals of the Pakistan Army have been promoted to the rank of lieutenant general, media wing of the military announced Wednesday. In a tweet, DG Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) directorate, Major General Babar Iftikhar, said those promoted include Major General Akhtar ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan reported 59 deaths and more than 3,000 daily coronavirus cases during the last 24 hours — the highest daily total of infections the country has reported since the second week of July. The portal to track the spread of the disease in the country shows that 3,009 infections ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Inaugurated three years ago, Islamabad Metro Bus Service is still a far distant dream as legal and technical hitches have plagued the project, suggests the background interaction with the officials. Work on the Rs16 billion metro bus extension project had ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday said it was the Armed Forces’ duty to transform challenges, faced by the country, into opportunities for stability and prosperity of the nation. The army chief expressed these views while presiding the 237th Corps ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The country yesterday reported 42 Covid-19 deaths — the highest single-day death toll since July as it also reported 2,843 new Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours. The pandemic’s second wave has hit the country with the authorities resorting to strict measures to contain ...

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  • ISLAMABAD- The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration continues its campaign against the violators of the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as the city has recorded a sharp surge in the COVID-19 cases in the recent days.According to the details, the administration in different ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration, in a major crackdown, on Friday sealed 16 restaurants in different areas of the city for violating the COVID-19Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).According to the officials, Assistant Commissioner Saddar conducted a massive crackdown ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Coronavirus continues to take its toll on Pakistani nation with more and more persons getting infected from the virus.  Pakistan yesterday registered over 2,500 Covid-19 cases first time since July 13 this year as the country recorded another one-day highest tally. The National ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The coronavirus pandemic claimed 37 more lives in Pakistan during the last 24 hours while 2,208 people tested positive to the virus. With 2,208 new infections across the country, the tally of overall cases has risen to 363,380 while 37 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours has taken ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) has asked ‘Savour Foods’ management to take life safety measures to avoid possible fire incident at the Islamabad premises. In a letter written by the Emergency and Disaster Management directorate of the MCI to the “Savour ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The 11-party alliance of the opposition parties has approved a 12-point ‘Charter of Pakistan’ that advocated for supremacy and functioning of the federal, Islamic, democratic and parliamentary constitution of Pakistan and sought an end to the ‘role of the establishment ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Continuing to record over 2,000 cases for almost a week now, Pakistan recorded another 2050 Covid-19 cases yesterday, taking the tally for confirmed cases to 361,082. As many as 33 more people succumbed to the virus during the past 24 hours taking the death toll to 7,193 in Pakistan ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -  As many as 2,443 people were tested positive for Covid-19 and 32 more died due to the coronavirus in the country over the last 24 hours, officials said on Saturday.  With the fresh cases, there are now 26,538 active Covid-19 cases in the country. On the other ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Punjabi folk singer, Sain Zahoor Iqbal has said that Punjabi culture and language is dying at the hands of Punjabis even as they have stopped speaking their mother tongue.He observed that as Punjabis move to big cities, they change their language and actually stop speaking the mother ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Defence experts yesterday said that the details contained in the dossier are of significant importance and enough to convince world community against the Indian designs.  Talking to The Nation, senior defence analyst Lt Gen (R) Ghulam Mustafa said that the country’s ...

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  • | Indian army resorted to indiscriminate fire of all calibers including Artillery and heavy mortars | AJK’s targeted areas included Neelum Valley, Leepa Valley, Jhelum Valley, Bagh Valley | Indian side admits 11 dead including four army soldiers and a sub-inspector of Border Security Force | ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Pakistan reported 37 Covid-19 deaths on Friday — the highest single day fatalities in four months — as the second wave of the pandemic hits the nation. Besides the deaths, the country also reported 2,304 fresh Covid-19 cases during the last 24 ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  One person was martyred and three others, including two women, were injured on Friday when Indian troops opened firing across the Line of Control (LoC), said media wing of the military on Friday. A statement by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has reiterated Pakistan Army’s utmost support and commitment to Kashmir cause and the people of Kashmir. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Directorate, the COAS was talking to AJK Prime Minister Raja Muhammad ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - As the second wave of coronavirus has hit Pakistan, the country yesterday reported 34 deaths, the highest single-day death toll in four months. According to the latest figures displayed on the National Coronavirus Dashboard of the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan People’s Party have jointly asked the authorities concerned to ensure transparency in elections for Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly slated for November 15 (Sunday). According to the media wing of PML-N, in a joint ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -  Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan People’s Party have jointly asked the authorities concerned to ensure transparency in elections for Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly slated for November 15 (Sunday). According to the media wing of PML-N, in a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Foreign Minister of Iran Dr Mohammad Javad Zarif called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at the GHQ on Wednesday. “During the meeting matters of mutual interest, regional security situation including Afghan reconciliation process, Pak-Iran border management ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) on Wednesday called for banning large public gatherings and enhancing restrictions in high risk areas due to COVID-19 resurge. Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar chaired the meeting in Islamabad and reviewed the epidemic ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Directorate on Tuesday said that the officers of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, responsible for the incident involving the Sindh IGP have been removed from their current assignments pending further ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - With the country reporting 23 more Covid-19 deaths on Tuesday, Pakistan has crossed the 7000 mark of coronavirus-related deaths besides reporting 1,637 new infections during the last 24 hours. As 1,637 more persons tested positive during the last 24 hours, the tally of coronavirus ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The authorities have decided to seal five sub-sectors of the capital city to prevent community spread of the virus as the country crossed the 1,500 mark of daily infections for the first time since July on Saturday.With the second wave of COVID-19 intensifying, the number of Coronavirus ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Capital Development Authority (CDA) is just a click away now as it has embarked on automation to facilitate its customers.The Authority has offered solution to its customers on various tasks relating to transfer of property, payment of taxes, etc., through a web portal ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Friday issued new restrictions for major cities with high Covid-19 positivity under which indoor weddings will be banned starting November 20 while outdoor weddings will be allowed with a maximum of 1,000 people ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Thursday said that he was proud of the strong bond of love and support between people of Pakistan and Bosnia. He said this as Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia & Herzegovina, Sefik Dzaferovic, visited the GHQ in ...

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