Sunday, June 24, 2018


Free, fair and peaceful elections will be ensured: Nasir-ul-Mulk

This he said while chairing a meeting on law and order here at Governor House today. The meeting was attended by Governor Sindh Mr. Muhammad Zubair, Chief Minister Sindh Mr. Fazal-ur-Rehman, Commander  5 Corp Lt. Gen. Mirza Shahid Baig, Federal Secretary Interior Mr. Arshad Mirza, Chief Secretary Sindh Maj. (R) Azam Sulaiman Khan, IG Sindh Mr. Amjad Javaid Saleemi and ... Read More »

Election Commission compiling preliminary list of candidates for elections

  ISLAMABAD:(APS)June 19, 2018-The deadline for scrutiny of nomination papers of candidates of general elections has expired. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan, scrutiny of nomination papers was scheduled to be completed at 1600 hours today (Tuesday). Returning officers have now started compiling final lists of candidates. Appeals against rejection or acceptance of nomination papers can be filed by ... Read More »

PFUJ condemns the killing of Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari

  KARACHI:(APS) June 15,2018: Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), an umbrella organisation for all the journalists unions in Pakistan,  has condemned the killing of Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari by unknown armed men in Srinagar, the capital of Indian-occupied Kashmir. The 50-year-old Mr Bukhari, editor of “Rising Kashmir” was killed in broad day light near his office in Srinagar on ... Read More »

Syed Ali Zafar condemns killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari

ISLAMABAD:(APS) June 15, 2018-Caretaker Minister for Information and Broadcasting Barrister Syed Ali Zafar has condemned the killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari in Indian Occupied Kashmir. In a message, the Minister expressed sympathies with his family. He prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and grant of courage to the bereaved family. He said Shujaat Bukhari was a brave and ... Read More »

Chief Justice orders Musharraf to appear before SC till 02 pm tomorrow

  ISLAMABAD:(APS)June 13, 2018-The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has ordered the former president retired General Pervez Musharraf to appear before the apex court till 02 pm tomorrow. The Chief Justice gave the order during the hearing of the Pervez Musharraf’s Nomination Papers’ case at the Supreme Court Lahore registry today. He further said in ... Read More »

Sheikh Rasheed is qualify for election

  ISLAMABAD: (APS) June 13, 2018-The Supreme Court has dismissed petition for disqualification of Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed. A three-member Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed announced the judgment in the petition filed by PML-N leader Shakil Awan, in Islamabad today. The verdict reserved on March 20 has been given by 2-1 as Justice ... Read More »

National Assembly & Senate continue debate on federal budget

ISLAMABAD: (APS)May 4, 2018-The National Assembly resumed its session at the parliament house in Islamabad this morning with Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq in the chair. Taking part in debate on budget 2018-19, Leader of the Opposition in the House Syed Khursheed Shah said parliament is a supreme institution and everyone should work to maintain its sanctity. Sahibzada Tariqullah of Jamat-e-Islami ... Read More »

Candle lights tribute to slain Afghan journalists under NPC

Photo Javed A Malik ISLAMABAD:(APS) May 1, 2018-The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists, Rawalpindi Islamabad Union of Journalists and the National Press Club on Tuesday held a sombre ceremony to mourn the passing of 10 fellow journalists in Afghanistan. Image review Sarah Titterton Deputy Bureau chief AFP with Senior journalist Chaudhry Ahsan Premee Chief editor Associated Press Service (APS) during to ... Read More »

PM calls for enhancing Pak-Kenya bilateral trade

ISLAMABAD:(APS) April, 2018-  The Foreign Minister of Kenya Ambassador Dr. Monica Juma along with the High Commissioner of Kenya in Islamabad called on the Prime Minister Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at the Prime Minister’s House today. The Kenyan Foreign Minister is visiting Pakistan as Special Envoy of the President of Kenya to deliver an invitation to the Prime Minister to ... Read More »

PM inaugurates Gas Processing Facility in Hyderabad

Hyderabad:(APS)April 28, 2018-Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi inaugurated Gas Processing Facility at Kunnar oil and gas field in Tando Jam, Hyderabad on Saturday. Addressing the inaugural ceremony, the Prime Minister said PML(N) Government has accomplished what successive government failed to deliver. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said credit goes to PML(N) for concrete measures to utilize Thar coal and Riko Dik gold ... Read More »

No plans to approach IMF for bailout package: Miftah

ISLAMABAD:(APS)April 28, 2018-Finance Minister Miftah Ismail says the government has no plan to approach the International Monetary Fund for a bailout package. Speaking at a post-budget news conference in Islamabad on Saturday, he said the measures taken by the government since December last year including changes brought to the currency markets will help it avoid seeking another bailout. He said ... Read More »

Govt. issues gazette notification on 8th Wage Board constitution

Celebration of the journalists on 8th Wage Board constitution  at National Press Club Islamabad on 18-04-18 ISLAMABAD:(APS) April, 18,2018 – State Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Mariyum Aurangzeb has said that the constitution of longstanding 8th Wage Board is fruit of journalists’ struggle, who have been deprived of their due right for the last sixteen years. Speaking at ... Read More »

8th Wage Award will be approval in the next cabinet meeting: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD:(APS) April 09,2018-Minister of state for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Ms. Marriyum Aurangzeb talking to the media at the National Press Club after lengthy parleys with the journalist community announced the constitution of the eighth wage Board after eighteen years. She said that the summary in this regard had been sent to the Prime Minister by the ... Read More »

PM Abbasi will address the Boao Forum for Asia

Sanya, China: (APS) April 8, 2018-Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has arrived in China to lead Pakistan delegation at the Boao Forum Annual Conference for Asia. According to Foreign Office Spokesperson, the main theme of this conference that began today is “An Open and Innovative Asia for a World of greater Prosperity”. The Prime Minister will be one of the ... Read More »

PFUJ protest will continue till legal rights: Afzal Butt

ISLAMABAD:(APS) April 8,2018- The leadership of Journalists’ Unions from across the country along with hundreds of their colleagues have started pouring in the Federal Capital at the call of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) to press the government to accept their long-standing demands. Political leaders from across the political spectrum have already endorsed the demands pertaining to the constitution ... Read More »

Announce New Tax Amnesty Scheme in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: (APS)April 5, 2018-Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has announced a major tax reforms package envisaging substantial reduction in income tax rates and launching of an amnesty scheme for undeclared assets. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Thursday, he said maximum rate of income tax is being reduced from the existing 30% to 15%. Annual income of upto 1.2 ... Read More »

Dental doctor students demanded the Chief Justice of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: (APS)April 5, 2018- Dental doctor students demanded the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar that students of the affected medical college are inadvertently insecure .He added that Hashmat Medical College has been closed on Supreme Court order. Therefore students entering Hashmat Medical College should be shifted to another college. He expressed these views during a peaceful protest outside ... Read More »

Without good executive, good governance is not possible. Chief Justice

ISLAMABAD:(APS) April 4, 2018-A 60 member delegation comprising 8 faculty member and 52 course participants of 108th National Management Course, National Management College, Lahore called on Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar in Supreme Court Islamabad Wednesday on  04.04.2017 as a part of their inland study tour. Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar ... Read More »

Pakistan condemns on terrorism of Indian forces

ISLAMABAD:(APS) April 4, 2018-Prime Minister Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired the 20th meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) held at Prime Minister’s House today. The meeting was attended by Minister for Foreign Affairs Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Minister for Interior Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, Mr. Miftah Ismail, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue & Economic Affairs, Chairman Joint Chiefs ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes