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Air crash survivor Zafar Masud appointed OGDC chairman

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani banker Zafar Masood has been appointed as the President of Oil and Gas Development Company (OGDC). The decision was made in the Board of Directors meeting held on Wednesday (today) to appoint Zafar Chairman of the organization under

PIA starts compensation payments to air crash victim’s families, survivors

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will begin a process to provide compensation of up to Rs10 million to the survivors and families of the victims of the ill-fated PK-8303 flight that crashed in Karachi earlier this year. The compensation would

Releasing air crash reports

The prime minister silenced many critics when he released a damning report on the sugar crisis implicating even his close aides. The move was unprecedented as previously such investigative reports were brushed aside and never released. Now the prime minister

PM orders making all plane crash investigation reports public

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the authorities concerned to ensure a transparent and impartial investigation into the Karachi plane crash. The prime minister was chairing a meeting in which he was briefed about the progress made so far

Erdogan offeres condolences over PIA plane crash tragedy

ISLAMABAD: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has offered his condolences over the tragic Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) air crash in Karachi. Erdogan had a telephonic conversation with his Pakistani counterpart Dr. Arif Alvi and vowed to owed to stand by