Daily Archives: February 4, 2017

Pak, Turkey relations turning into sustainable economic cooperation: CM

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that Pakistan Turkey relations are turning into sustainable economic cooperation during PML-N led government.

He stated this during a meeting with delegation of Turkish investors in Lahore.

Shahbaz Sharif …

UN Removes Afghan Warlord Hekmatyar From Terrorist List

ISLAMABAD � The United Nations has removed notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar from its list of designated terrorists following his recent peace agreement with the Kabul government.

Therefore, the assets freeze, travel ban and arms …

Pakistani Official Signals Flexibility in Discussing Afridi Case With US

ISLAMABAD � A top Pakistani official has hinted that his government would be willing to discuss with the new American administration freedom for Shakil Afridi, the jailed doctor who helped the United States hunt down …

Govt taking effective measures for provision of free medicines to cancer patients: Shahbaz

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif says the government is taking effective measures for provision of free medicines to cancer patients in the province.

This he said in a message on the occasion of International …

Work on two coal based power plants at Thar Coal Field begins

Work on two coal based power plants of 330 megawatts each is underway at Thar Coal Field.

Radio Pakistan's Karachi correspondent reports the power plants are being established by Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company with …