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Two-day family fish festival at PARC to begin from Saturday

Islamabad:     (Parliament Times)    Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and M/s. Fins & Gills (Private) Limited are jointly organizing a Family Fish Fest-2020 on Saturday, 22nd February, 2020 at National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Park Road, Islamabad. Despite a recreational activity for the participants, it also aiming to create awareness about Fish as hygienic Food and its importance as …

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Participants of IWLS visit naval headquarters Islamabad

Islamabad:   (Parliament Times)    The august participants of International Workshop on Leadership and Security (IWLS) organized by National Defense University visited Naval Headquarters, Islamabad and were briefed about Pakistan Navy’s Challenges and Response towards Maritime Security. During the interactions, various aspects related to changing security dynamics of the region and initiatives undertaken by Pakistan Navy to navigate challenges in domain …

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Govt seeks more time in petition against FIRs, arrests of drivers

Karachi: Government side son Thursday sought more time from the Sindh High Court (SHC) for filing comments on a constitutional petition of Pasban Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman Altaf Shakoor against lodging of criminal case FIRs against drivers for violation of one-way traffic law. From government side, Advocate General Sindh, DSP Traffic Preedy, appeared before the court during the hearing of …

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SU hosts seminar on “Clean Green Pakistan”

SARGODHA: Sargodha University, in collaboration with the district administration Sargodha, organized Thursday a seminar on “Clean Green Pakistan.” The event arranged by Riaz Ahmad Shad Co-curricular Forum of the University was aimed at raising awareness against environmental pollution that not only has adversely affected the normal environmental processes but also caused global warming. Motivating youth to play their role in …

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NTDC grants cash reward to its players on incredible performance

LAHORE:   National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDC) has granted cash reward of Rs 2,598,000 for NTDC players and their coaches for their extra ordinary performance in different disciplines during 13th South Asian Games – 2019 held at Nepal. The Board of Directors NTDC and management appreciated the performance of players who brought an honour for Pakistan as well as …

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FGEIs Directorate conducts balloting for appointment of class – IV

RAWALPINDI:   (Parliament Times)   Federal Government Educational Institutions (Cantts & Garrisons) Directorate has conducted balloting for appointment of Class IV in line with Prime Minister’s policy. According to spokesman Wajid Masaud, In this regard here in directorate a balloting session has been conducted. Director General FGEIs (C/G) Directorate major general Muhammad Asghar chaired the session as head of the department. Director …

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Microsoft Pakistan announces winners of Imagine Cup 2020

Islamabad:   (Parliament Times)    Microsoft Pakistan today announced the Pakistan winners of Imagine Cup2020 at at Pak-China Friendship Center, Islamabad. Imagine Cup is a Global competition for students aged 16+. For nearly two decades, students from around the world have participated in Microsoft’s global technology competition to bring their unique tech solutions to life.Throughout the Imagine Cup competition, Microsoft Pakistan …

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Kashmir is a nuclear flash point in South Asia: Tahir Tabassum

Islamabad :(Parliament Times)  The international think tank Institute of Peace and Development INSPAD President and former Adviser to Prime Minister Azad Kashmir for human rights, Dr. Sardar M Tahir Tabassum said that Kashmir is a risk of blitz and nuclear flash point in South Asia. For India’s survival to implement the United Nations resolutions and give right to self-determination to …

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Can special assistants to PM be given the status equal to federal minister : IHC

ISLAMABAD:     Federal government could not file reply in Islamabad High Court (IHC) in connection with petition filed against appointment of 15 Special Assistants to Prime Minister (PM). A division bench of IHC comprising Justice Amir Farooq and Justice Ghulam Azam Qambrani took up the case for hearing Thursday. Name of Naeem ul Haq was removed from the list while …

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Adviser to PM on Finance, Revenue Dr.Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chairs meeting at Finance Division

Islamabad:    Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr.Abdul Hafeez Shaikh chaired the meeting here at the Finance Division to review various energy sector issues that were pending between the Federal Government and the Government of Balochistan for many years. Balcohistan Government was represented by Secretary Energy Department Balochistan, and Federal Government was represented by the Minister …

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