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How many Pakistanis are in foreign jails and why?

As many as 579 Pakistani prisoners have been released from jails of Saudi Arabia since Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman’s visit to Islamabad last...
Jemima

Jemima’s memories of Pakistani Media’s hate are still fresh

Jemima Goldsmith, the former wife of Prime Minister Imran Khan, extended support to Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, on her bombshell announcement to abdicate...
Malakand Tunnel

Malakand tunnel project costing almost 23 times its original estimate

The cost of the Malakand Tunnel project has reached to Rs 23.565 billion, whereas the initial estimated cost of the project was Rs. 9,043.325...
Government

Industrialisation 2020: Government Finally walking the talk

The government is focused on boosting Pakistan’s industrial capacity through joint ventures in priority areas, relocation of labour-intensive export-led industry, SMEs collaboration and enhancement...
book banks

Khan’s vision to educate Pakistan: Free books from Govt’s books banks for every needy...

Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) has decided to set up book banks in 424 government-run educational institutes. Books from these book banks will be provided...
housing

Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme gets major grant from Japan & Italy

Japan and Italy have agreed to provide Pakistan a sizable grant for the construction of houses for the federal government employees below the grade...
Malala Yousafzai

School named after Malala Yousafzai opens its door in Texas

The academic session begins in the school of US' state Texas named on Malala Yousafzai. According to media reports, USA consulate in Lahore tweeted...

NLC ATINs provide a better future to the youth of Sindh

As many as 300 students from various parts of Sindh completed their technical training in multiple disciplines at Applied Technologies Institutes (ATIN) Khairpur. Established in...
ISPR

Maj. Gen. Asif Ghafoor bids farewell to DG ISPR post

Pakistan Army’s Major General Babar Iftikhar has been appointed as the new Director-General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), replacing Major General Asif Ghafoor, sources...
PEMRA

PEMRA charged Kashif Abbasi with a ban while Faisal Vawda went scot-free

PEMRA's ban on Kashif Abbasi's program Off The Record on ARY News sparked a furor on social media.  PEMRA imposed a 60-day ban on the...
Mehwish Hayat

Mehwish Hayat corrected Tarek Fatah for posting a movie clip from Load Wedding

Headstrong actress, Mehwish Hayat shot back at Canadian author with Pakistani origin, Tarek Fatah, for misinterpreting mobile footage of a scene from the movie...
Faisal Vawda

Faisal Vawda and his bizarre antic: Hero of Federal Minister?

Perhaps, Federal Minister for Water Resources, Faisal Vawda, has mastered the art of racking up public attention for all the wrong reasons during his...
tourism

Guidelines to improve Tourism framework in Pakistan!

Opinion | In my last article, the key successes of the tourism industry in 2019 were highlighted. The year 2019 made great progress in developing...

Govt is willing to share progress on 44 development projects with MQM-P

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) government is determined to address the reservations of its allies e.g. MQM-P and PML-Q. In this regard, Prime Minister Imran Khan...
Vawda

Pakistani Twitter is not having anymore of Faisal Vawda’s antics

Minister Faisal Vawda's antic of flashing boot- an insignia of the army on a national TV show drew flak on social media. On Tuesday, Faisal...
Allama

Allama Iqbal Industrial City attracts US investors

Entrepreneurs from the US have shown keen interest to invest in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)’s first Special Economic Zone (SEZ), Allama Iqbal...
boot

“Boot” controls all of you: Faisal Vawda lost control in live program!

On Tuesday, Faisal Vawda, Federal Minister for Water Resources, showed a "Military boot" live on ARY's program, to shame the opposition parties - Pakistan...
PTI

Politics of brinkmanship: The making of new political legitimacy crisis in Pakistan?

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) continues to face ‘warnings’ and ‘extortion’ by its allies. Experts and academics in Pakistan believe that pressure on the government may...
Madrassas

Mainstreaming Madrassas in Pakistan: Imran Khan’s trial by fire

Opinion | Madrassas in Pakistan have remained one of the core organs employed in the conservation of religious knowledge while working to generate spiritual leadership....
Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A city where history revealed stories

Opinion | Long to investigate something more than we might suspect yet don't have the foggiest idea what to investigate, drive to the city of...
snow

Snow storms hit Pak-Afghan region; more than 130 dead

Avalanches, flooding and harsh winter weather killed more than 130 people across Pakistan and Afghanistan in recent days, leaving others stranded by heavy snowfall,...
BISP

Imran Khan directs to publicly shame govt officers stealing poor’s 1500

Prime Minister Imran Khan directed concerned authorities to disclose the identities of the government officials who defrauded in the Benazir Income Support Programme as...
JBS

HPE Computers ventures with a Pakistani Company

Pakistan’s youth and corporate personnel have come to depend heavily on technology, for their work and routine happenings. We were approximately a decade behind...
Fitch

Global rating agency, Fitch, demotes Pakistan’s economic rating – why?

Noting weak external and fiscal positions and slowing economy, Fitch Ratings on Monday affirmed Pakistan’s long-term Foreign Currency issuer default rating at ‘B-negative’ with...

DG ISPR & Sana Bucha: A long quarrel that DG ended with one tweet

DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor, and former anchorperson, Sana Bucha traded distasteful remarks in a Twitter spat. Asif Ghafoor shot back at Sana Bucha...
Corruption

Chairman NAB promises not to rest until Pakistan is Corruption Free

Chairman NAB  Justice(R) Javed Iqbal claimed that the National Accountability Bureau is the only organization in Pakistan that has prescribed a maximum time limit...
Musharraf

Not only Verdict but Special Court is Unconstitutional: LHC stuns in Musharraf case

The Lahore High Court on Monday termed as 'unconstitutional' the formation of a special court that had tried former president and retired general Pervez...
National security

Dr. Moeed Yusuf plans “inclusive” national security policy for Pakistan

Pakistan is set to have an inclusive and all-encompassing national security policy by the end of this year. Dr. Moeed Yusuf, Prime Minister’s Special...
economic

Stabilisation will lead to growth: PTI’s failed economic promises so far?

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce, Textile, Industry & Production and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood has said though there is economic stabilisation in...
Kashmir

Indians shocked over ‘Betrayal’: Indian police officer helping Kashmir militants

A decorated Indian officer has been arrested for helping to transport rebel militants in Kashmir, the police chief of the restive and highly-militarised Himalayan...

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Universe brought me to Pakistan & Pakistanis guided me to Islam: Rosie Gabrielle

Canadian solo traveler, Rosie Gabrielle, embraced Islam following her long stay in Pakistan last year. Gabrielle posted her image in a white gown and...

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