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Two-day Int’l Rehmatal-Lil-Aalameen Conference from Nov 20

ISLAMABAD: A two-day International Rehmatal-Lil-Aalameen Conference will begin in Islamabad on Tuesday under the auspices of Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony. Prime Minster Imran Khan will be the chief guest at the opening session while President Dr Arif ...

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PM Imran emphasizes on need to incentivize tourism industry    

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran khan on Monday emphasized on need to incentivize and facilitate the tourism industry while removing all the bottlenecks and hurdles impeding the promotion of tourism in the country. Presiding over a meeting of National Task Force ...

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Over Rs7.839b collected for dams fund so far

Web Desk On Nov 20, 2018 Last updated Nov 20, 2018 KARACHI: Fund raising campaign for the Supreme Court of Pakistan and Prime Minister of Pakistan Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Dams Fund is in progress at a rapid pace. According to the ...

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N.Korea defector soldier is general’s son: report

TOKYO: The North Korean soldier who defected to the South in a hail of bullets last year is a general’s son but says most Northerners of his age have no loyalty to Kim Jong Un, according to a Japanese newspaper. ...

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EU ministers agree terms of ‘painful’ Brexit divorce

BRUSSELS: European ministers signed off on Britain’s draft divorce deal on Monday as they launched a “painful” final week of negotiations on future cross-Channel ties. Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and the Union’s Austrian rotating presidency said the negotiated text would be ...

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Faltering malaria fight should refocus on high-risk countries, says WHO

LONDON: Global health authorities need to counter a worrying lull in the fight against malaria by focusing their efforts on the near-dozen mostly African countries where it claims most lives, the World Health Organization said. After several years of steady ...

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Now Pakistan will do what’s best for its people: Imran responds to Trump

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan in a latest tirade with US President Donald Trump on social media said Pakistan had suffered enough in the US war on terror and now it would do what was best for its people, ARY ...

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New tech regulation ‘inevitable,’ Apple CEO says

NEW YORK: Apple CEO Tim Cook predicts that new regulations of tech companies and social networks to protect personal data are “inevitable.” In an interview with news website Axios being broadcast Sunday on HBO television, Cook said he expected the ...

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People to get facilities at their doorsteps in ‘Naya Pakistan’: Punjab CM

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) government will provide basic facilities to the people at their doorsteps in ‘Naya Pakistan’, claimed Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Monday.      According to a statement released from his office, Usman Buzdar said that ...

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CCI decides to constitute task forces to check population growth

ISLAMABAD: The Council of Common Interest (CCI) on Monday decided to constitute national and provincial task forces to check rapid growth in the country’s population. The decision came during a meeting of the CCI with Prime Minister Imran Khan in ...

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