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Pak-Iran to complete gas pipeline

Beijing:President Asif Ali Zardari and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, during their meeting today on the sidelines of SCO Summit being held in Beijing, agreed to vigorously pursue the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project as well as supply of electricity to Pakistan. Spokesperson to the President Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the ... Read More »

Sino-Pak will cooperate in Space Science

Beijing:Pakistan and China today signed yet another MoU for cooperation in Science, technology and Space Sciences. The MoU was signed soon after the conclusion of talks between President Asif Ali Zardari and President Hu Jintao in GHP in Beijing. MoU was signed by Ambassador Masood Khan and Administrator China’sScience & ... Read More »

Turk to generate power in Punjab

Lahore:Representatives of Turkish Energy Company HER called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Shahbaz Sharif, here today. Prospects of investment in energy sector in Punjab were discussed during the meeting. Chairman Solid Waste Management Company Khawaja Ahmed Hassaan, Secretary Energy & Local Government, MD Solid Waste Management and DCO Sialkot ... Read More »

Pakistanis are very entrepreneurial nation:Nawaz Sharif

Dubai:Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that close geographical proximity between UAE and Pakistan has many possibilities and it is in the interest of both countries to expand their business, and trade activity. addressing to a huge gathering of Pakistani professionals and businessmen Nawaz Sharif said despite the challenges ... Read More »

UN high commissioner hears civil society’s concerns

Lahore: The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Tuesday met with members of the religious minority communities and exchanged views with a gathering of civil society organisations’ representatives, lawyers and journalists here. A larger group of civil society representatives later joined her for tea. All these meetings ... Read More »

Japan lauds PAF role in rescuing stranded Japanes

Islamabad:His Excellency, Mr Hiroshi Oe, Ambassador of Japan, awarded commendation certificates to the PAF personnel who were involved in the rescue operation conducted on 08 April, 2012 to rescue 77 stranded Japanese from various parts of Northern Area of Pakistan, in a ceremony held at PAF Base Chaklala. The Ambassador, ... Read More »

We support democracy in Pakistan:Lady Catherine

Islamabad:Lady Catherine, High Representative, EU, called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani at the PM House today and said Pakistan successes are our successes and Pakistan challenges are our challenges. Lady Ashton said the world appreciates the sacrifices rendered by Pakistan in the war on terror adding the EU ... Read More »

Threat to Asma’s life condemned

Lahore:People belonging to various sections of Pakistan’s civil society, express serious concern and alarm at the information-leak from a responsible and highly credible source that there is a serious threat to the life of the country’s leading human rights activist and one of the most influential leaders of the bar, ... Read More »

UN Human Rights chief Navi Pillay visits Pakistan

Islamabad:The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay today begins a four-day mission to Pakistan at the invitation of the Government. It is her first visit to the country since becoming High Commissioner in 2008. During the four-day mission, the UN human rights chief is due to meet Prime ... Read More »

Rehman Malik is no more Interior Minister

Islamabad:Supreme Court of Pakistan has suspended the membership of minister interior rehman Malik on the charge of dual nationality. In its brief decision the Supreme Court declared that at the time of contesting senate election rehman Malik was British National and was not eligible to contest election. The court said ... Read More »

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