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PM to inaugurate program for empowerment of fishermen

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will launch a program on Thursday for the empowerment of fishermen. The program will be executed in cooperation with the Ministry of Maritime Affairs under the ‘Kamyab Jawan Programme. In this regard, a signing ceremony

Will meet Imran Khan only, not any committee: Jehangir Tareen

LAHORE: Estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Tareen on Thursday said he will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan soon. Speaking to the media after appearing before the session court, Tareen accused the ruling party of witch-hunting but said he has

Will not allow scourge of terrorism to rise again: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has taken notice and strongly condemned the blast outside a hotel in Quetta in which four people were killed and over a dozen others were injured. While monitoring the whole situation till late at night,

Imran Khan – Enigma or Charisma

What is happening to Jehangir Tareen and the way he is being hounded reminds me of my original premonition about Imran Khan which has slowly but painfully come true. But before that it is in fitness of things to recollect

PM breaks ground for low-cost housing project in Nowshera

PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday performed the groundbreaking of Jalozai Housing Scheme for low income groups in Nowshera. A total of 1320 apartments will be constructed in eighteen months under this project. The apartments will be distributed through

Tunisian President replies to PM Imran’s letter urging action on rising Islamophobia

ISLAMABAD: Tunisian Ambassador to Pakistan Mr Borhene El Kamel paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Imran Khan and discussed matters relating to bilateral relations and international issues Prime Minister Imran Khan conveyed that Pakistan greatly valued its relationship with

PM to address nation over prevailing security situation today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will to address the nation today (Monday) on the prevailing security condition in the country. This was confirmed by Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry who said the prime minister will address the nation at

Shahroz Sabzwari urges PM to end atrocities against protestors

Actor Shahroz Sabzwari has recently asked Prime Minister to take action and prevent civil unrest. The Nand actor took to Instagram and claimed on his Insta stories that police and government are killing dozens of protesters in Lahore.  He also

PM announces Rs446bn development package for Sindh

SUKKUR: Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced a mega development package worth Rs446 billion rupees for socio-economic progress of the backward districts in Sindh. The prime minister along with the members of the federal cabinet including Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Asad

PM to announce mega package during Sukkur visit today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to arrive in Sukkur on Friday (today) where he will announce an economic package for Sindh. The economic package estimated at Rs446 million will prove to be a guarantor for the socio economic

PM Imran, Erdogan discuss US troops’ pullout from Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan held a telephone conversation from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wherein they discussed bilateral ties besides Afghan peace process in wake of recently announced planned US withdrawal. The two leaders exchanged felicitations on the advent

PM launches ‘Rehmatul-Lil Alameen’ scholarship programme

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has launched Rehmatul-Lil Alameen scholarship program in Islamabad. Speaking on the occasion, the prime minister said the scholarship will be available to all the Pakistanis including non-Muslims. He said the federal government will annually provide

Edge of a precipice? – Part 3

The tables turned in Afghanistan as the trail of attack over World Trade Center and elsewhere on 9/11 was traced back to Taliban regime in Afghanistan and to OBL’s Al-Qaeda sheltered by them. The US prepared to reinvade Afghanistan and

PM holds virtual summit with Uzbek President

ISLAMABAD: The first virtual summit between Prime Minister Imran Khan and Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev was held on Wednesday during which wide-ranging views were exchanged on bilateral, regional and international issues. The two sides highlighted the depth of Pakistan-Uzbekistan relations

PM performs groundbreaking of housing project in Sargodha

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan performed the groundbreaking of a low cost housing project under Naya Pakistan Housing Program in Sargodha. On the occasion, the prime minister was given a briefing on the project. Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar was

PM thanks overseas Pakistanis for record remittances

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan thanked overseas Pakistan for sending remittances back of over $2 billion since the past ten months of the fiscal year. The prime minister took to twitter and shared data of remittances Pakistanis working outside their

PM Imran, world leaders condole demise of Britain’s Prince Phillip

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed condolence on the demise of Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip. In a tweet, the prime minister said Britain has lost a wise elder who was imbued with a unique spirit of public service.

Does PM Imran Khan think women are responsible for rape?

Prime Minister Imran Khan has been facing the wrath of netizens after he made remarks in which he blamed women’s dress for a rise in rape cases in the country. According to the prime minister, in any society where vulgarity

You’re fond of taking U-turns so take your statement back: Amna Ilyas to PM

Pakistani actress Amna Ilyas has expressed utter disappointment over the remarks made by Prime Minister Imran Khan in which he has blamed women’s dress for a rise in rape cases in Pakistan. It all started when the prime minister, during

The problem is not how women dress: Jemima responds to PM’s rape comment

Jemima Goldsmith, the former wife of Prime Minister Imran Khan, has shown disappointment in his latest comments on rape in which he has blamed women’s dress for a rise in rape cases in Pakistan. PM Khan’s remarks sparked an outcry

PM to perform groundbreaking of Farash Town apartments in Islamabad today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform the groundbreaking of Farash Town apartments in Islamabad today under Naya Pakistan Housing program. The Prime Minister will also speak on the occasion. On Monday, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) took possession of

PM condemns murder of Swat ATC judge, family

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the murder of Anti-Terrorism Court judge Aftab Afridi and his family by armed assailants in Swabi. In a statement on Twitter, he said the perpetrators of this gruesome act will be apprehended

PM urges to strictly observe precautions against third wave

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday urged the nation to strictly observe the SoPs, particularly wearing masks, to protect themselves and their families amid the deadly third wave of the pandemic. “I urge you all to wear a mask,

PM Imran to receive public calls today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will hold conversation with the public and respond to their questions on telephone during a live broadcast at 11.30 am on Sunday (today). The public can contact the prime minister on phone number 051-9224900 and

PM dismisses cacophony over being uninvited to climate summit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has responded after he was shunned from a climate change summit being hosted by United States President Joe Biden. The US President Joe Biden invited 40 world leaders to the Leaders Summit on Climate he

PM chairs cabinet meeting to discuss resuming trade ties with India

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday chaired the meeting of federal cabinet via videolink from his residence in Bani Gala. The meeting took up several agenda items relating to development projects. The situation in the wake of rising cases

Understanding CPEC Authority legislation

The managing authority of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), commonly termed as the game changer for Pakistan, has no legal standing for the last six weeks. The government got the CPECA bill passed from the National Assembly on February 2,

Biden invites 40 world leaders to climate summit, excludes Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: United States President Joe Biden invited 40 world leaders to participate in the Virtual Leaders Summit on Climate on April 22-23 but surprisingly left out Pakistan, a country severely affected by climate change. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John

PM greets Hindu community on festive occasion of Holi

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has wished the Hindu community in Pakistan on the festive occasion of Holi being observed today. “Wishing all our Hindu community a very happy Holi, the festival of colours,” said the prime minister on Twitter.

Corona positive PM

Imran Khan has been embroiled with several controversies since he was sworn in as the prime minister of Pakistan. The premier, who is supposed to be under quarantine after having tested positive for Covid-19, came under severe criticism for presiding