Daily Archives: May 8, 2019

Pakistan reelected to the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND)

Pakistan has been reelected to the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND). Pakistan secured the highest number of votes 48 out of 54 from the AsiaPacific Group.

The Commission membership will be for a fouryear term starting, 1 January …

Asad Umar to Return as Chairman Standing Committee on Finance: Report

Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the appointment of former Finance Minister Asad Umar as the chairman for the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Finance, several local media reports claim.

According to the reports, the approval came during a meeting …

Emergency imposed in all hospitals in wake of today’s blast: Buzdar

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that emergency has been imposed in all hospitals in wake of today’s blast outside Data Darbar.

Talking to newsmen in Lahore, he said that best possible medical care is being provided to …

Arshad Hussain Shah takes oath as Chief Judge of GB Supreme Appellate Court

The oath taking ceremony of newly appointed Chief Judge of Supreme Appellate Court GilgitBaltistan Justice Syed Arshad Hussain Shah was held in Islamabad.

Governor Raja Jalal Hussain Maqpoon administered the oath.

He was appointed Chief Judge after the retirement of …

ISESCO General Conference to convene Thursday in Saudi Arabia to approve appointing new chief

Jeddah An Extraordinary Session of the General Conference of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) will be held in King Abdullah Economic City in the Makkah Region on Thursday, to approve the appointment of the new ISESCO DirectorGeneral, …

Ceasefire Violations by India on 2nd and 5th May 2019

The Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr. Mohammad Faisal, summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner Mr. Gaurav Ahluwalia and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC) on 2nd and 5th May …