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Air Marshal Leghari appointed as vice chief of Air Staff

Islamabad:    (Parliament Times)   The Government of Pakistan has appointed Air Marshal Ahmer Shehzad Leghari as Vice Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force. Air Marshal Ahmer Shehzad Leghari was commissioned in GD (P) Branch of Pakistan Air Force in November, 1984. During his illustrious career, he commanded fighter squadron and Operational Air Base. In his staff appointments he …

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AIOU digitalize its system, facilitating online admissions

Islamabad:     Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has digitalized its existing system, in order to facilitate the people for applying online admission, particularly at the post-graduate level. While maintaining the prevailing practices, accepting the forms through Post offices, the Online facility has also been extended to expedite the entire admissions process for various academic programs. . The University this week …

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Federal government puts forward three names for Sindh IG post

KARACHI:    Federal government on Friday also put forward names of former Karachi Police Chief Dr Amir Ahmed Shaikh, Additional Inspector General (AIG) Ghulam Nabi Memon and AIG Establishment and Training Dr Aftab Ahmed Pathan for the post of Sindh IG. As per media reports , the police department has prepared its reply over provincial government’s charge sheet, declaring political …

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PTI overall faces pressure, Punjab not delivering: Fawad Chaudhry

Islamabad:      Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has criticized PTI led government in Punjab saying Punjab is not delivering, therefore, PTI overall is facing pressure. While criticizing Punjab government during PTI core committee meeting on Friday Chaudhry said Punjab has only released Rs 77 billion till now out of development budget of Rs 350 billion. He …

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PM’s decision to curb hoarding, profiteering supported

ISLAMABAD:    The trading community supports the decision of Prime Minister Imran Khan to curb hoarding and profiteering to provide relief to the masses from price-hike, a business leader said Friday. The decisions of the PM to increase grant through BISP and move to reduce the price of urea by Rs400 per bag will also provide relief to the masses, …

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2 members of gang allegedly involved in abduction of newborn baby nabbed

Karachi:     2 members of gang including a woman who are allegedly involved in abduction of newborns baby have been arrested by police during raid in Orangi Town Karachi. According to media reports, SSP west said that police conducted a raid near government hospital and arrested 2 member of gang who were involved in abduction of newborn baby. SSP Fidda …

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PM directs authorities concerned to make AJK clean and pollution-free state

Says lack of proper cleanliness causing spread of diseases,   ISLAMABAD:   (Parliament Times)     Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has directed authorities concerned to double their efforts to make the state a clean, pollution free and attractive place for the residents as well as visitors. He was addressing the special meeting of the administrators …

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DFP hails UNSC for holding another debate on Kashmir situation

Islamabad:    (Parliament Times)    The Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has appreciated the UN Security Council (UNSC) for holding another debate on the alarming situation in occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The DFP Vice President, Mehmood Ahmed Saghar, in a statement issued in Islamabad expressed the hope that the UNSC would come forward in a big way to …

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OGDCL hands over basic life support ambulance to THQ hospital Jand

Islamabad:      (Parliament Times)    Oil & Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) handed over state of the art Basic Life Support Ambulances to THQ Hospital, Jand on 14th January, 2020 at THQ Hospital Jand, District Attock. An impressive ceremony was conducted and General Manager (CSR)-OGDCL Mr. Salim Baz Khan, was the Chief Guest of the ceremony, and OGDCL other …

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Mass-weddings of orphans due to be held next month, says Governor Punjab

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar has announced to arrange mass-wedding ceremony of orphans and needy couples in collaboration with philanthropists. First mass-wedding ceremony will be held at Governor House next month (February 2020), while ten per cent quota will also be allocated for minorities in this regard. According to details, a meeting of special committee was held with Punjab …

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