Gen Bajwa awarded Saudi Arabia’s highest medal

Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been awarded the King Abdulaziz Medal of Excellent Class, an order of merit named after Saudi Arabia’s founder, the…

APS survivor elected president of Oxford Union debating society

Ahmed Nawaz, who survived the deadly 2014 attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, has been elected president of the Oxford Union debating society. The 21-year-old student is the…

Zardari’ mother Zareen Ara was Z A Bukhari’s daughter

Very few people know that former president of Pakistan and co-chairperson of the Pakistan People’s Party Asif Ali Zardari’s mother Zareen Ara Bukhari, who passed away on June 22, was…

NADRA to use IT turnkey solution in digital census

The National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) and the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) have signed a contract at Islamabad on June 20. Under the agreement, the NADRA will prepare…

Wildfires burn over 14000 acres of forest in Swat in three weeks

The massive wildfires have burned down over 14000 acres of forest cover during the last three weeks. Besides dry weather conditions, many of the fires were set intentionally by the…

Special PIA flight brings back 165 stranded Pakistanis from Syria

A special flight of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) landed at the Jinnah International Airport Karachi late night on June 13, carrying 165 stranded Pakistanis from Aleppo, Syria. Every year,…

Pakistan, China vow to enhance military cooperation

A senior-level tri-service military delegation of Pakistan, headed by Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, held wide-ranging discussions with senior officials of the Chinese military and…

Pakistan urges UN not to be silent on BJP leaders’ offensive remarks against Holy Prophet (PBUH)

Pakistan foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari called UN General Assembly president Abdulla Shahid on June 10 and apprised him of the derogatory remarks made by two senior officials of India’s…

Amir Liaquat Hussain passes away

Member National Assembly, former minister and tv anchor Amir Liaquat Hussain passed away. Amir Liaquat Hussain was rushed to hospital in critical condition. According to sources, the door of Amir…

SBP ensures 7% rise in women employment in banking sector by end-2023

The State Bank of Pakistan is working on a banking equality policy in Pakistan and financial inclusion and ensures a seven per cent rise in the women employment in the…