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Unity, solidarity among Muslim nations vital amid challenges: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday said that the Muslim Umma was faced with numerous challenges, both from internally as well as from the outside, therefore it was important to articulate a message of u

PM holds wide ranging consultations with Iranian President

Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday held wide-ranging consultations with President of Iran Hassan Rouhani.

PM reiterates Pakistan's resolve to act as facilitator between Iran, Saudi Arabia to sort out differences through dialogue

Pakistan and Iran have agreed that issues between the countries should be resolved through political means and dialogue for regional security and stability.

New Pakistan in the making under dynamic leadership of Imran Khan: Dr. Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan says New Pakistan is in the making under dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan, despite all impedim

Current account deficit reduces 35%, fiscal deficit 36%, revenue increases 16%: Adviser

Owing to the tough economic reforms introduced by the government, twin deficits including current account and fiscal deficit have significantly reduced, imports increased where as exports decreased du

UN decolonization agenda incomplete without Kashmir solution: Pakistan

At the United Nations, Pakistan says world body's decolonization agenda would remain incomplete without a settlement of Kashmir dispute based on Security Council resolutions.

PM urges int’l media to highlight plight of 8 million people of IOJ&K facing brutal lockdown

Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged the international media to highlight the plight of eight million people of Occupied Kashmir who are facing a brutal lockdown for the last over two  months.

Imran Khan will continue to fight the case of Kashmiris people at every forum: Dr. Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan says human chain, formed to express solidarity with people of occupied Kashmir, will break the shackles of sie

Pakistan fully supports Turkey’s concerns on terrorism

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said Pakistan stands in full support and solidarity with Turkey and understands its concerns relating to terrorism.

Kashmiri Girl Victims remembered on International Day of Girl Child

The Kashmiri Girl Victims of Indian atrocities were remembered at Pakistan High Commission on the International Day of the Girl Child Friday.

European countries must play due role to stop HR violations in Occupied Kashmir: Dr. Shireen Mazari

Minister for Human Rights Dr. Shireen M. Mazari has urged the European countries to play their due role in pressurizing India to stop grim violations of basic human rights in the Occupied Kashmir.

President lauds Press Gallery’s role in parliamentary proceedings

President Dr Arif Alvi Thursday said that being its vital component, the Press Gallery played a crucial role to ensure the smooth proceedings of the parliament.

PM regrets int’l media ignoring dire human rights crisis in IOJ&K

Prime Minister Imran Khan has regretted the international media is ignoring the dire human rights crisis in Indian occupied Kashmir.

Running economy on sustainable basis govt’s foremost priority: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said his government’s foremost priority was to run the economic system on sustainable basis, which would help create job opportunities, enhance investors’ confidence

Kashmir Day being observed today to highlight Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir

Kashmir Day is being observed today to highlight the Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir.

People to join human chain to express solidarity with Kashmiris: Dr. Firdous

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan says Prime Minister Imran Khan is an ambassador of Kashmiri people and is standing firmly on every front for

Pakistan’s consistency on Kashmir being noticed globally: Ali Amin Ganda Pur

Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Ali Amin Khan Gandapur Thursday said Pakistan’s consistent commemoration regarding Kashmir issue was being noticed internationally including t

President Dr Arif Alvi pins pink ribbons to Pak-Lanka captain

President Dr Arif Alvi Wednesday pinned Pakistan cricket captain, Sarfraz Ahmad and Sri Lankan skipper Dasun Shanaka with pink ribbons before the start of the third and last T20 international as a par

PM meets NPC chairman; hopes CPEC’s Phase-II to further promote socio-economic development in Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday stressed that completion of China Pakistan Economic Corridor was top priority of his government and hoped that its Phase-II would pave the way for further socio

PM’s China visit – another milestone in all weather strategic cooperative partnership between iron brothers

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday concluded his two-day visit to China, holding wide ranging talks with the Chinese leadership, in which the two sides reiterated their resolve to further strength

China offers Pakistan ‘unwavering support on all issues of core national interests’

Chinese President Xi Jinping extended his country’s “unwavering support to Pakistan’s sovereignty and territorial integrity” as he met Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing on Wednesday.

Pak-China friendship a symbol of progress, prosperity: Dr Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Wednesday said that the Pak-China exemplary friendship was a symbol of progress and prosperity in the regi

First Lady for enhanced awareness about breast cancer, measures to check disease

First Lady Begum Samina Alvi on Wednesday pointed out the lack of awareness about the breast cancer which was causing loss of women lives in Pakistan andcalled for enhanced awareness, besides effectiv

Sikh community showing enthusiasm for Kartarpur Corridor opening: Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday said the Sikh community had expressed unprecedented enthusiasm for opening of the Kartarpur Corridor.

PM Imran to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping today

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Luo Zhaohui said Prime Minister Imran Khan will be meeting President Xi Jinping and Chairman of the National People's Congress today, besides attending the closing ceremo

Prime Minister invites Chinese companies to invest in Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan has invited the Chinese companies to invest in the diverse sectors of Pakistan including housing, textile, manufacturing, IT and financial services, physical and technologica

PM holds meetings with Chinese corporate leaders

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday held a series of meetings with the representatives of Chinese companies in Beijing and invited them to invest in Pakistan.

PM Imran, Chinese Premier agreed that China-Pakistan FTA would lead to more trade, economic opportunities

Pakistan and China have agreed that the implementation of the second phase of China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement would lead to more trade, economic and investment opportunities between the two countr

China's military leadership supports Pakistan's stance on IOK

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa says Pakistan looks forward to peace but that shall not be at the cost of any compromise on principles or honor and dignity of the nation.

Malaysian PM urges ways to resolve Kashmir dispute

Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad while stressing the ways and means to resolve the Kashmir dispute has said that he had also raised the issue with Indian fascist prime minister Narendra Mo

CEO of Long March Tyre Company calls on PM Imran

CEO of Long March Tyre Company, Li Qingwen called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing.

China Gezhouba Group keen to invest in Pakistan’s energy sector

Chairman China Gezhouba Group Lyu Zexiang called on Prime Minister in Beijing today and discussed cooperation in the energy sector.

Dr. Firdous thanks China for endorsing Pakistan's stance on oppressed Kashmiris

Special Assistant on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan says Prime Minister Imran Khan's ongoing visit to China will further strengthen strategic partnership between the two countries

President urges public awareness regarding breast cancer

President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed on the need of creating public awareness regarding breast cancer.

World must take cognizance of grave consequences of Indian action in IOJ&K: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said the international community must take cognizance of grave consequences of Indian actions in the Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJ&K) for regional peace...

Govt’s pro-poor steps will lead country to welfare state: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan launched Ehsaas Saylani Langar Scheme in Islamabad on Monday to provide free food to the needy and deserving people.

PM to visit China from Oct 8 to 9; hold meetings with Chinese leadership: FO

Prime Minister Imran Khan, at the invitation of Premier of the State Council of the Peoples’ Republic of China, will visit China from October 8 to 9, 2019 and will hold meetings with the Chinese leade

PM reviews proposed plans of Bundal Island Karachi, New Blue Area Islamabad

Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday chaired a meeting to review proposed development plans of Bundal Island Karachi and New Blue Area Islamabad.

Sikh community showing enthusiasm for Kartarpur Corridor opening: Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday said the Sikh community had expressed unprecedented enthusiasm for opening of the Kartarpur Corridor.

PM to leave for China today to hold bilateral talks

Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay a three day official visit to China from Monday to discuss issues of regional and bilateral significance with Chinese leadership.

World can witness another World War-like human tragedy: AJK President cautions

Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has called upon the US Administration to save Kashmir and people of Kashmir by mounting pressure on India to cease ongoing massacre...

PTI govt’s policies benefiting common man now: Dr Firdous

:Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that the benefits of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government’s revolutionary policies have started

Education vital for progress: Chaudhry Fawad

Federal Minister for Science and Techonolgy Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Sunday said that visionary approach and education were imperative for moving forward in right direction. Talking to the media, he sai

All CPEC projects intact & being completed: Khusro Bakhtiar

Planning Minister Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiyar has vowed to take China-Pakistan Economic Corridor to new heights in coming days.

Pakistan, Japan agree to sign MoU on manpower export

Pakistan and Japan have agreed to further negotiate on signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for export thousands of skilled labor from Pakistan to Japan.

Ensure standing and worth of teachers among priorities of Naya Pakistan: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan says it is among the priorities of Naya Pakistan to ensure the standing and worth of teachers in the society.

Prime Minister will pay an official visit to China early next week

Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay an official visit to China early next week to discuss issues of regional and bilateral significance with Chinese leadership.

Qureshi, US Senator reiterated demand for Kashmiris rights

:Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi and US Senator Chris Van Hollen Saturday reiterated demand for lifting of curfew and communications blackout in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmi...

Revival of int’l cricket means nation defeated terrorism: Dr Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan Saturday said the revival of international cricket in the country means that the nation had defeated the terro

US Democratic Presidential candidate urges India to respect rights of Kashmiris

The US Democratic presidential candidate, Elizabeth Warren, has expressed concerns over restrictions and communication blockade in occupied Kashmir, urging India to respect the rights of Kashmiri peop