Daily Archives: November 14, 2021

Govt to continue support to Kashmiris in achieving right to self-determination: AJK PM

Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Abdul Qayyum Niazi says the government will continue its moral, political and diplomatic support to their Kashmiri brethren in achieving their Right to Self-determination.Addressing the cheque distribution cerem...

PTA Starts Registration of Social Media Companies for Regulating Online Content

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has started the registration of social media companies under ‘Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Online Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 2021.’The Ministry of Information Technology and T...

Over one mln people registered successfully for Ehsaas Rashan Riayat Program: Dr. Sania

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar has said that more than one million people have registered successfully for Ehsaas Rashan Riayat Program so far.Talking to media persons during a visit to Hassan Abdal, sh...

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to extend more facilities at Chaman border

Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to extend more facilities at Chaman border crossing point of Bab-i-Dosti.The border crossing will now remain open for movement of pedestrians and trade from 8:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m while the movement of trucks loaded

PTA Starts Registration of Social Media Companies for Regulating Online Content

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has started the registration of social media companies under ‘Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Online Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 2021.’The Ministry of Information Technology and T...

Several Major Universities Are Underperforming: Higher Education Commission

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) informed a Senate panel on Friday that the performance of many renowned universities has been observed to be dissatisfying.Senator Irfan Siddiqui chaired a meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Federal Educat...

SBP Revises Cash Reserve Requirement for Banks

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to increase the average Cash Reserve Requirement (CRR), to be maintained during a period of two weeks by scheduled banks, from 5 percent to 6 percent.The central bank has further notified that

Govt to Stop Mapping Poverty Until 2023

The Ministry of Planning and Development has announced that issuing poverty figures and mapping poverty in the country has been suspended until 2023.This was revealed by the ministry in a written reply presented in a session of the Senate today

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to extend more facilities at Chaman border

Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to extend more facilities at Chaman border crossing point of Bab-i-Dosti.The border crossing will now remain open for movement of pedestrians and trade from 8:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m while the movement of trucks loaded

Over one mln people registered successfully for Ehsaas Rashan Riayat Program: Dr. Sania

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar has said that more than one million people have registered successfully for Ehsaas Rashan Riayat Program so far.Talking to media persons during a visit to Hassan Abdal, sh...