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E-sports will be a new sensation in Pakistan: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has expressed that e-sports will be a new sensation in Pakistan and the region. While revealing an exciting framework to regulate e-sports is in the offing, the minister hoped, “kids out

E-sports given status of a sport for first time in Pakistan: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has expressed that for the first time in the history of the country, e-sports will get the status of a regular sport in March 2021. Taking to Twitter,  Fawad Chaudhry wrote that

Anti-govt alliance stole billions of rupees from Punjab: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has accused the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) of anti-Punjab practices, saying that the parties of the anti-government alliance had stolen billions of rupees from the province. On a social media

Fawad Chaudhry urges opposition to postpone gatherings

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has advised the opposition to postpone the procession in view of the increasing coronavirus cases. Fawad Chaudhry took to Twitter and wrote that the politics of agitation should be put off

MoST announces program for animation and video games lovers

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has announced to launch of a special program of animation and video games for gamers. Fawad Chaudhry took to Twitter and wrote, “If you are not interested in reading and are

Will convert public transport into electric vehicles: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry said has said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government was working over a plan to convert public transport into electric vehicles in metropolitan cities of Pakistan. Addressing a ceremony today, Federal Minister

Pakistan all set to launch own version of Netflix

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is all set to launch the first Over the Top service (OTT) TV, its own version of Netflix. The news was confirmed by Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry. He has confirmed that the ministry of

Pakistan’s current account became deficit-free after 17 years: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that Pakistan’s current account has come out of a deficit after seventeen years. “For the first time in 17 years, exports and remittances exceeded our imports,” Fawad Chaudhry wrote

Need to foil all conspiracies against state institutions: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that there is no doubt that Sindh police officers went on leave at the behest of Bilawal House. While talking to Twitter Fawad Chaudhry said that attempts and conspiracies

Friends of outlawed organization leading PDM rally: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that the ‘friends’ of outlawed organization Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) are supervising the rally in Karachi on the 13th anniversary of the Karsaz tragedy. On a social media website Twitter,

Fawad Chaudhry urges political leaders to postpone rallies

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has urged all political leaders to postpone rallies due to the increasing cases of coronavirus. Taking to Twitter, Fawad Chaudhry wrote that the National Command and Control Center (NCOC) has issued

Contempt of court notices issued to Farogh Naseem, Fawad Chaudhry, Shahzad Akbar

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has issued a contempt of court notices to Barrister Farogh Naseem, Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry, and Special Assistant Shahzad Akbar regarding insulting statements of federal ministers. The court also issued contempt notices

Will soon introduce three-wheeler vehicle for women: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has announced that he will soon introduce a three-wheeler vehicle for women. Talking during a show, Fawad Chaudhry said that electric cars will start running in Islamabad soon. “Technological innovation is

DRAP approves second company for local production of ventilators

ISLAMABAD: Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has approved a second company for the local production of ventilators in the country. This was stated by Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry. The drug regulator approved the design of Karachi-based

Nawaz Sharif’s medical report proves he is healthy: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that the medical report of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is the only proof that the accused is healthy. While taking it to Twitter, Fawad Chaudhry wrote that the

Lessons should be learnt before next year’s rain in Karachi: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has called for learning lessons and planning for next year’s spell of monsoon rain in Karachi. “The issue is that if rain stops today the situation returns to normal within a

Karachi’s rain-related situation highlighted local govt system’s importance: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that the rain-related situation in Karachi has highlighted the importance of the local government system. Taking to Twitter, the federal minister raised the question over the performance of provincial governments.

Electric buses to start running from this year: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that the electric buses will start running in Pakistan from this year. According to the federal minister, the full manufacturing of these buses will start in Pakistan within three years.

Process of accountability will continue: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan would not back down from holding PML-N leadership accountable for their alleged corrupt practices during their respective tenures. Fawad Chaudhry said Prime Minister Imran Khan

PML-N doing politics on Nawaz Sharif’s health: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has criticized Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders over the medical treatment of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, saying they were doing politics on the health of their supremo. On a social

Nawaz Sharif’s departure affected PTI’s accountability narrative: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Saturday said that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s departure has affected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s accountability narrative. In a tweet on Saturday, the federal minister that the inquiry into Nawaz Sharif’s medical

Govt permits export of surgical masks

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry has said the federal government allowed the export of N-95 and surgical masks from the country. On a social media website Twitter, the minister announced the development today and said that it

CM Bazdar will not resign at request of anyone except PM: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry said that Usman Buzdar was made Punjab Chief Minister by the Prime Minister, and whenever premier will ask him to resign, Buzdar will resign. While talking to a private TV channel, Fawad Chaudhry

Fawad Chaudhry welcomes usage of technology in court proceedings

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry has said that the use of technology in court proceedings is a welcoming sign. On a social media website Twitter, the minister further said, an accountability court is going to indict former

Moody’s confirmation of Pakistan’s rating an encouraging sign: Hamad Azhar

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Hammad Azhar has expressed satisfaction over Moody’s Investors Service that Moody’s confirmation of Pakistan’s B3 rating with a stable outlook during a pandemic is encouraging sign. Moody’s confirmed Pakistan’s B3 local and foreign currency

MoST to launch two programs this month

ISLAMABAD: Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry has announced to launch two programs in August. Taking to Twitter, Fawad Chaudhry wrote that two programs by the Ministry of Science and Technology would be launched this month with the approval of

Politicians like Modi thrive on division and hatred: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry has expressed politicians as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi thrives on division and hatred. In a tweet, while sharing a tweet where Modi is seen attending a religious gathering in a  temple in

Locally developed drones to benefit agri, security systems: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has informed the made in Pakistan drones will not only be used in the agricultural sector but could be used for the improvement of the security system in the country.

Bans on internet-based apps destroyed tech industry: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has expressed that the bans on internet-based apps destroyed the tech industry. In a tweet on Wednesday, Fawad Chaudhry wrote that the bans on internet-based apps have destroyed Pakistan’s tech industry.

Zil-Hajj moon will be visible in Pakistan today: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has said that the Zil-Haj moon will be visible in Pakistan today. Fawad Chaudhry said in a tweet that Zil-Haj moon was born on June 20 at 10:33 pm and will