Category Archives: Govt. Institutions

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

In the United States, hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina early today with a life-threatening storm that pushed water inland for miles, pelting rains and screaming winds that destroyed buildings in its path.The powerful storm inundated c...

Ceasefire violations by India on 10 September 2018

The Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr. Mohammad Faisal summoned the Acting Indian Deputy High Commissioner and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces in Khanjar Sectoralong the Line of Controlon 10 September 2018,...

32 suspects arrested during search operation in Lakki Marwat

Thirty-two suspects were arrested during search operation in different areas of Lakki Marwat on Monday.Arms, ammunition and drugs were also recovered from them.Source: Radio Pakistan

U.S. Appoints Veteran Diplomat Khalilzad As Special Adviser On Afghanistan

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said late on September 4 that he had appointed former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad to be his special adviser on Afghanistan.

"Ambassador Khalilzad is going to join the State Department team to …

U.S. Appoints Veteran Diplomat Khalilzad As Special Adviser On Afghanistan

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said late on September 4 that he had appointed former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad to be his special adviser on Afghanistan.

"Ambassador Khalilzad is going to join the State Department team to …

Press Release

) Pakistan dismisses reported comments by Deputy Spokesperson of the Afghan Chief Executive, Mr. Omid Meysam on 3rd September 2018. Pakistan is making untiring and sincere efforts to promote peace and stability in the region given its own serious stake...

OPF establishes Investment Facilitation Center for Overseas Pakistanis

Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) has established Investment Facilitation Center for Overseas Pakistanis (IFC) to promote a mutually beneficial and symbiotic relationship between government and overseas Pakistanis.The Facilitation Center will respon...

Pilgrims continue stoning at Jamarat

More than 2.3 million pilgrims continued to throw stones at each one of the three Jamarat, pillars representing Satan, on Wednesday, the first of the three Tashriq days.The pilgrims, on Tuesday, the Eid Al-Adha day, slaughtered their sacrificial animal...

1,570,054 pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj

The number of Hajj pilgrims coming from outside Saudi Arabia since the beginning of the Hajj season until the end of Tuesday reached 1,570,054 pilgrims.According to the statistics issued by the General Directorate of Passports, this represents a decrea...

POA approves 245-strong contingent for Asian Games

Talking to reporters after chairing the executive committee meeting of the Pakistan Olympic Association at a local hotel, President Pakistan Olympic Association Arif Hasan denied the media reports of trimming the contingent to 140.The POA chief said he...