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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 »

Iranian signs MOU with PBIT

Lahore:In the efforts to boost bilateral and economic ties, the Punjab Government and Punjab Board of Investment & Trade signed MoUs for formalizing collaborative efforts to identify areas of common interests with the Iranian Province Fars and Trade Union of Shiraz Chamber of Commerce & Industries and Mines respectively. The ... Read More »

Saudi and Pakistani Security Officials clash

Islamabad: Saudi Military officer has badly clashed with Pakistani Airport security officer at Islamabad international airport tonight. Airport sources told that Saeed Alshehri bound for Riadh via Flight 732 was asked for security clearance by the Airport Security Force but the Saudi Military officer used offensive language against Pakistani security ... Read More »

“Afghanistan: the Way Ahead”

Canberra :The High Commissioner of Pakistan, His Excellency Abdul Malik Abdullah participated in a forum organized by “Forum Australia” at Taj Agra Restaurant, Canberra under the theme “Afghanistan: the Way Ahead”. The other participants, who spoke at the forum were His Excellency Nasir Ahmad Andisha, Ambassador of Afghanistan, Ms. Karen ... Read More »

UN secretary general message on world no tobacco day

Islamabad(UNInformation Centre):The World Health Organization (WHO) has selected “tobacco industry interference” as the theme of the 2012 World No Tobacco Day, which will take place on Thursday, 31 May 2012. Tobacco use is one of the leading preventable causes of death. The global tobacco epidemic kills nearly 6 million people ... Read More »

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