China on path to become largest economy despite the pandemic

The strong figures will provide cheer to China's leaders who are looking to recalibrate the economy from state investment and exports-led growth to one more reliant on domestic consumer demand.

Schools to ensure 20% cut in monthly tuition fee as IHC dismisses petition

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) dismissed a petition filed by the Private Schools Association challenging a notification regarding a 20 percent cut in monthly tuition fees. A single bench comprising...

Sino – Pakistan Defence and Strategic Cooperation

Over 70 years, Pakistan and China have maintained an ‘all-weather friendship’ based on goodwill, mutual understanding, trustworthiness, and non-interference in each other’s internal affairs. Defying all projections, the multi-faceted relationship has evolved into a deeper strategic partnership ushering Pakistan’s advancement in nuclear energy, aeronautics, defense, and maritime domains

Covid-19 nightmare in India: Lies and propaganda

India is struggling to contain the spread of the new ‘double mutant’ Covid-19 variant which has turned out to be quite lethal. The positivity peaked with 3,82,315 new Covid-19...

Special courts established to conclude rape cases in 120 days

The law ministry has finalized a summary for the establishment of special courts that would conclude the trial of the accused in rape cases in 120 days. The ministry has...

Pakistanis ask PM Imran Khan to marry Melinda Gates to save economy

Pakistani social media users have been posting hilarious suggestions for Prime Minister Imran Khan to marry Melinda Gates to solve the economic and debt crisis of Pakistan since her...

Indian coronavirus disaster does not keep Pakistanis from mosques

Pakistan has recorded more than 840,000 cases and 18,500 deaths, but with limited testing and a ramshackle health sector, many fear the true extent of the disease is much worse.

China-Pak Companies join hands in Pakistan’s auto market

The new Chinese brands that have entered the country have received an overwhelming response, due to their significantly lower prices for vehicles with generally the same or better features than those offered by the existing oligopolists in the auto market; Honda, Suzuki, and Toyota. What is even better for the country is that there is an increasing focus on electric vehicles by the new entrants.

WAPDA awards $355m Tarbela project to Chinese company

The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) on Thursday granted a $354.6 million worth of contract to Power Construction Corporation of China Ltd (PCCCL) for civil works of the...

Pakistan to locally produce, package single-dose CanSinoBio vaccine

Pakistan has started to locally produce China’s single-dose CanSinoBio COVID-19 vaccine with the imported raw material. The country hopes to prepare 100,000 shots before rolling out for packing by...

Interview: Russia’s blank cheque to Pakistan – fact or fiction?

Ms. Javairyah Kulthum Atif from SZABIST University (Islamabad) interviewed Moscow-based American political analyst Andrew Korybko about his views on Russia Pakistan relations, following Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's recent...

Why government placed Ahsan Iqbal’s name on ECL

The federal government has placed Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MNA Ahsan Iqbal on the Exit Control List (ECL).

Exporters and Banks given breathing room before Eid Holidays

Abdul Razzak Dawood Tweeted, "Limited banking operations will be open to facilitate exporters on 10 and 11th from 9 am-2 pm across Pakistan.  Ports and Customs will also be operational during the break period.”

UN chief pays tributes to 6 Pakistanis

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its wider impacts, including on healthcare access, the number also included colleagues who passed from the disease or other illness.

British High Commissioner collects garbage from Margalla Hills on trekking

British High Commissioner, Christian Turner, on Friday morning, posted pictures of collecting garbage from Margalla Hills in Islamabad. He posted pictures of collecting heaps of garbage during his morning trek...

230,000 deaths in 3 weeks: Neighbors slam doors in India’s face

All three countries are fighting their own pandemic surges, which Red Cross leaders have described as a "human catastrophe".

Pakistan is now a part of Amazon’s approved selling countries list

The world’s most sought after American multinational technology company Amazon has finally added Pakistan to its approved selling countries list. Pakistan has received approval from Amazon to Register Pakistan in...

#HelmandMassacre: Taliban capture key Afghan dam

Haji Gulbuddin, governor of an adjacent district, confirmed the dam "is now in the control of the Taliban.

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China-Pak Companies join hands in Pakistan’s auto market

The new Chinese brands that have entered the country have received an overwhelming response, due to their significantly lower prices for vehicles with generally the same or better features than those offered by the existing oligopolists in the auto market; Honda, Suzuki, and Toyota. What is even better for the country is that there is an increasing focus on electric vehicles by the new entrants.