Monthly Archives: August 2015

President: (President leaves for China on four-day official visit)

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain left for Beijing on Tuesday to attend celebrations marking the end of World War-II and discuss bilateral relations with Chinese leadership.

He is visiting China at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. The President …

Animal Mandi set for inauguration

KARACHI: “I have gambled. It cost me over Rs4 lac to bring rides here from Okara in a hope to generate enough money to bag for my family when I would return home. The game has yet to be started,” …

Minister: (Info Minister emphasizes renewal of 1965 spirit)

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has emphasized to renew the national spirit demonstrated in 1965 War.

He expressed these views while chairing a meeting regarding preparations to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Defence Day of September, 6, 1965. He expressed …

Day: (50th Defence Day being observed on Sunday)

ISLAMABAD: The entire nation will observe 50th Defence Day on Sunday to commemorate the 1965 war events and sacrifices rendered by valiant Pakistan’s armed forces.

The day is observed on September 06 every year as people pay homage to the …

UN: (UN again urges Pak, India to resume dialogue)

ISLAMABAD: United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has reiterated his call on Pakistan and India to resume dialogue to defuse tensions along the Line of Control and Working Boundary.

The Spokesman for the Secretary General Stephane Dujarric said we …

Govt paid Rs1.7 trillion interest in 2015: ICST leader

KARACHI: Failure to improve exports or tax collections has increased domestic and foreign loans to the tune of Rs 17 trillion, which is not sustainable, a business leader said Tuesday.

Dependence of grants and loans can transform Pakistan into a …