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International Rural Women’s Day observed with renewed resolve

Altaf Hamid Rao; ISLAMABAD :      The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of United Nation celebrated the World Food Day on October 16. as part of the celebrations, FAO, in collaboration with ILO and other stakeholders, celebrated the International Rural Women’s Day on 18th October at the NARC premises in Islamabad. Our Correspondent Altaf Hamid Rao reports from the …

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AJK PM thanks Pakistani nation & civil society for expressing solidarity with the oppressed Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD:     (Parliament Times)    The Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Raja Farooq Haider Khan thanked Pakistani nation and civil society for expressing solidarity with the oppressed Kashmiris of Indian occupied Kashmir. Talking to a delegation of Pakistan Civil Society Alliance here on Friday, he said Pakistan has always represented aspirations of Kashmiris at all forums and raised …

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Seminar themed “Nutrition in 1st 1000 Days of Life the Right Start” held at PC Lahor

Lahore: Nutrition International in collaboration with Pakistan Pediatrician Association Pakistan organized a special session on nutrition titled “Nutrition in 1st 1000 Days of Life ‘The Right Start” at Hotel Pearl Continental Lahore on 18th October 2019. Session was attended by large number of health professionals including pediatricians, gynecologists, physicians along with civil society representatives and media personnel. The objective of …

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New Lahore High Court judges take oath at LHC

LAHORE:    Six newly confirmed judges of the Lahore High Court took oath on Firday. LHC Chief Justice Sardar Muhammad Shamim Khan administered oath to the judges in a ceremony held at the LHC judges lounge. The six newly confirmed judges are: Justice Anwaarul Haq Pannu, Justice Farooq Haider, Justice Muhammad Waheed Khan, Justice Rasaal Hasan Syed, Justice Asim Hafeez …

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FIEDMC will create new business opportunities for Chinese companies, Yao Jing

LAHORE:    Chinese ambassador, Yao Jing, Friday said Special Economic Zones (SEZs) especially functioning under Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company (FIEDMC)will create new business opportunities for Chinese companies in many economic sectors as they are planning to invest $5 billion in Pakistan in the next three to five years. Talking to FIEDMC Chairman Mian Kashif Ashfaq here today, …

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Shahbaz Sharif will lead Azadi March: Rana Sanaullah

Lahore:    PML-N leader Rana Sanaullah has said that Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) President Shahbaz Sharif will lead the Azadi March. Talking to media men after appearing before the Special anti-narcotic court, PML-N leader and former minister of Punjab Rana Sanaullah said it is irrevocable that Shahbaz Sharif will lead the Azadi March. He said no one should remain …

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Three men shot dead over personal enmity in Rajanpur

RAJANPUR:    Three people were killed on Friday morning while they were on their way to a hearing in a sessions court in Rajanpur. The three men were members of the Khosa community, who were traveling in a rickshaw with three other relatives from Jampur. Twelve men of the Gopang community opened fire on us, the relatives told the police. …

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PS-11 by-poll results proves Larkana no longer PPP’s stronghold: Dr. Firdous

ISLAMABAD :     Special Assistant on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan has said the outcome of Thursday’s By-election in PS-11 has proved that Larkana is no longer PPP’s bastion of political power. In a tweet on Friday, she said the narrative of those making hue and cry over rigging stands failed. She said the PPP’s defeat in the …

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Rain, hailstorm turn weather cold in parts of country

ISLAMABAD:      Rain and hailstorm have turned weather cold in parts of Pakistan including Islamabad, Lahore Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Azad Kashmir. Heavy downpours lashed Islamabad, Lahore, Kot Momin, Toba Tek Singh, Safdarabad, Pindi Bhattian, Nowshera, Risalpur, Swabi, Malakand, Muzaffarabad and Mirpur on Thursday night and Friday morning. It hailed in Attock, Pindigheb, Mardan, Karak and adjacent areas. The …

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19 inter-provincial dacoits, burglars gangs busted by Mirpur police

Altaf Hamid Rao Over Rs. 7.30 million worth looted property recovered, 92 accused involved in crimes  nabbed:  SSP Raja Irfan Salim MIRPUR, (Parliament Times): Mirpur AJK police have busted at least 19 inter-provincial bands of dacoits and burglars by arresting all of the accused besides recovering over Rs. 7.30 million worth stolen property including gold jewelry, 19 motorcycles, a car, …

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