Sikh Yatris visit Lok Virsa

ISLAMABAD— A group of ninety Sikh Yatris from Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand, who came in Pakistan for pilgrimage, visited the National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) here at Shakarparian....

Pakistan Army condemns brutal murder of SP Tahir Dawar in Afghanistan

RAWALPINDI—The brutal murder of Superintendent of Police (SP) Tahir Dawar in Afghanistan is highly condemnable, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Major General Asif Ghafoor said in a tweet on Thursday. “Brutal murder of SP...

Body of SP Dawar handed over to Pakistani officials at Torkham

PESHAWAR/TOURKHAM— The dead body of the martyred Superintendent Police Peshawar Tahir Khan Dawar was handed over to a Pakistani delegation on Pakistan-Afghan Border at Tourkham on Thursday evening. The body was received at the Torkham border...

Palestine solution imperative for regional peace: Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK— At the UN, Pakistan called for a resolution of the Palestinian dispute, describing it as an imperative for regional peace and stability. Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi said that the “lack...

Malaysian HC calls on Qureshi to discuss bilateral ties

ISLAMABAD— High Commissioner of Malaysia to Pakistan Wisma Putra called on Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi at the Foreign Office to discuss bilateral relations. Dr Mohammad Faisal, spokesperson of FO, tweeted on Thursday that...

CPEC to bring investment, latest technology to region: Yao Jing

ISLAMABAD— Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will bring investment, latest technology and new projects to the region. Talking to a delegation of retired army officers of Pakistan in...

PM orders immediate inquiry into SP Dawar’s ‘shocking’ murder

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday ordered an "immediate inquiry" into the murder of Superintendent of Police (SP) Tahir Khan Dawar. Taking to Twitter, PM Khan said: "Have followed the shocking tragedy of the murder of...

Prof. Zabta K. Shinwari elected Treasurer of AASSA

ISLAMABAD: The Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia (AASSA) launched on January 1, 2012, as a consequence of the merger of AASA (The Associations of Academies of Sciences in Asia) and...

International students’ day celebrated at Argentine Embassy

ISLAMABAD— The Argentina embassy organized a colorful and grand show to celebrate the International Students Day in a befitting manner. Students of various schools, including the special children, took part in the celebrations. Mayor of...

PTCL inks MoU for advanced communication solutions

ISLAMABAD—Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Convo Corporation, a leader in Enterprise Social Collaboration Platforms based out of Silicon Valley. This partnership aims to bring the next-generation employee...