PM chairs meeting on water conversation at PM office

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday gave go ahead to the Ministry of National Food Security & Research to develop three major projects for conservation of 9 million acre feet (MAF) water, ARY News reported. Chairing a meeting on water conservation at PM Office, the PM approved three projects aimed at conserving water through lining […]

Iran’s FM Javad Zarif calls on PM Imran

Web Desk On Oct 31, 2018 Last updated Oct 31, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Iran’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Javad Zarif called on Prime Minister Imran Khan today and conveyed a message of President Hassan Rouhani. According to a statement released from the PM office, Iran’s FM Javad Zarif conveyed personal greetings and commitment of President […]

Pakistan welcomes APPKG’s report on human rights situation in Occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday welcomed the report of the United Kingdom Parliament’s All Party Parliamentary Group on Kashmir (APPKG) on the human rights situation in occupied Kashmir and its recommendations. The report of the UK Parliament’s All Party Parliamentary Group on Kashmir (APPKG), on the human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir, has detailed severe […]

Pakistan improves its ranking in World Bank’s Doing Business Report 2019

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has improved its ranking by 11 points and moved from 147 to 136 in World Bank’s Doing Business Report 2019, Board of Investment announced on Wednesday. Board of Investment, being the secretariat of ‘Prime Minister’s Steering Committee on Doing Business Reforms’, briefed the press on the reforms behind improvements made in Pakistan’s ranking […]

Pakistan offers UAE investment opportunities in energy sector

Web Desk On Oct 31, 2018 Last updated Oct 31, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has offered United Arab Emirates (UAE) investment opportunities in energy sector. According to a statement released from the ministry, Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has offered the opportunities during a meeting with the UAE ambassador […]

Pakistan’s future lies in becoming Islamic Welfare State: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that Pakistan can only progress by following the golden principles of Islam, ARY News reported. Addressing the nation through a video message, the PM said that Pakistan is the only country created in the name of Islam after the state of Madina Munawwara and could only move […]

Dr Aafia Siddiqui’s sister calls on Shireen Mazari

Web Desk On Oct 31, 2018 Last updated Oct 31, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Dr Fauzia Siddiqui, the sister of Dr Aafia Siddiqui, on Wednesday called on Federal Minister for Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari here in Islamabad. According to a statement released by the ministry, Dr Fauzia Siddqiui and Dr Shireen Mazari discussed the ways how […]

CM Punjab chairs meeting to review progress on 100-day agenda

Web Desk On Oct 31, 2018 Last updated Oct 31, 2018 LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting at his office in which progress on 100 days agenda was reviewed in detail, ARY News reported. According to a statement released from his office, the CM directed to expedite work […]

K-Electric fined Rs2 million over weak power supply system

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Wednesday imposed a fine of Rs2 million on the K-Electric. According to a statement issued by the power regulatory authority, the K-Electric was penalized over non-compliance of performance standards, particularly its failure to restore power supply within the prescribed time frame and to ensure the safety […]

Salman Iqbal speaks to ARY News about Brave 17 MMA

KARACHI: Chairman Brave Pakistan Salman Iqbal on Wednesday termed the participation of six Pakistani fighters in first-ever international mixed martial arts (MMA) event Brave 17 “a good omen for future of sports in Pakistan”. Speaking exclusively to ARY News, President and CEO ARY Digital Network Salman Iqbal said that he will continue to work for promotion […]