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Imran Khan wins international praise over Billion Tree Tsunami project

ISLAMABAD, July 21: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Billion Tree Tsunami project on Tuesday won international appreciation after the global environmental organizations termed his efforts for a better environment as exemplary for other global leaders, ARY NEWS reported. The letter was read out during the cabinet meeting on Tuesday by Adviser …

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Mohammad Amir tests negative for Covid-19

Left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir and masseur Mohammad Imran have tested negative for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). On the request of the team management, the PCB decided to send Amir to England following the birth of his second daughter last week. As part of the process, both Amir and Imran underwent …

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CPEC is the guarantee of a developed Pakistan Lt Gen(R) Asim Saleem Bajwa

ISLAMABAD, July 20: The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Chairman Lieutenant General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa has said that CPEC will revolutionize the construction and development in the country. The ML-1 project will soon be completed and the network of highways will be laid. He said that the transport …

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Federal govt releases asset details of PM’s Special Assistants and Advisors

ISLAMABAD, July 19: Keeping good on its promise, the federal government of Pakistan has released asset details of Prime Minister’s Advisors and Special Assistants. Notably, five Special Assistants hold dual citizenship. According to details released by the Cabinet Division, Tania Aidrus, Special Assistant to PM for Digital Pakistan, holds Canadian …

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Under the SBP scheme 1.214 million 619 employees have been provided employment

ISLAMABAD, July 19: The employment of 1.2 million, 14 thousand, 619 employees has been provided so far under the SBP scheme for job security during the outbreak of Corona virus. The SBP has introduced the scheme to curb the economic woes and unemployment caused by the Corona Wire. Under the …

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Imran Khan defers ECC decision to raise K-Electric power tariff

ISLAMABAD, July 16: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday directed to defer an Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) decision to raise the tariff for K-Electric consumers by Rs 2.79 per unit. The decision was made by the prime minister during a sub-committee meeting of the cabinet on power. Imran Khan was …

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Complacency in following safety protocols would increase the risk of disease spread on Eid-ul-Azha: Asad Umar

ISLAMABAD, July 16: The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Thursday said wearing masks and compliance of standard operating procedures (SOPs) by the public were only measures to contain COVID-19 outbreak in the country. The NCOC meeting chaired by Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar …

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Indian officials ran away from meeting with spy Jadhav: Foreign Minister

ISLAMABAD, July 16: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan on Thursday gave consular access to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, however, the two Indian High Commission officials ran away from the meeting, without talking to him. The foreign minister said that they gave consular access to the Indian spy …

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Three soldiers martyred, 8 injured in terrorists’ ambush in Panjgur: ISPR

RAWALPINDI, July 14: Three soldiers were martyred and eight others injured when terrorists opened fire on security forces in Balochistan’s Panjgur district, the military’s media wing said on Tuesday. The militants carried out the “fire raid” when the security personnel were on routine patrol near Gichak valley in Panjgur’s Kahan …

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SC allows govt to take action on Sugar Commission Report

ISLAMABAD, July 14: Dismissing the stay order issued by the Sindh High Court, the Supreme Court Tuesday allowed the government to take action against sugar mills in the light of the Sugar Inquiry Commission (SIC) report. A three-member bench, headed by Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed, heard the case. The apex …

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