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Independence Day

PM vows to make Pakistan a proud, prosperous and peaceful nation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has felicitated all Pakistanis on the auspicious occasion of Independence Day and urged them to play their part in making Pakistan a proud, prosperous and peaceful nation. In his message on Independence Day, the prime

Google commemorates Independence Day with Derawar Fort doodle

Google has commemorated Independence Day of Pakistan with a doodle artwork depicting the historic Derawar Fort located in Cholistan desert of Punjab. “Seventy-four years ago today, Pakistan achieved independence. Today’s Doodle celebrates Pakistan Independence Day, a public holiday commemorating the

President Alvi felicitates country on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has wished fellow countrymen on the auspicious occasion of the 74th Independence Day of Pakistan. In his message on the occasion, the president said that we must pledge to follow the ideals of the Quaid-e-Azam

Nation celebrating 74th Independence Day with traditional zeal

ISLAMABAD: The nation is celebrating Independence Day today on Saturday with traditional zeal and fervor and a renewed resolve to work with the spirit of the Pakistan Movement to make the country a true Islamic welfare state. The day will

Darren Sammy wishes Pakistan on Independence Day

LAHORE: Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy has wished Independence Day to Pakistan on the occasion of 73rd anniversary of the country. The Peshawar Zalmi player took to Twitter and wrote, “Happy Independence Day Pakistan. Dil Dil Pakistan Jaan Jaan

Azadi Festival held at Arts Council to mark Independence Day

KARACHI: Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi hosted ‘Azadi Festival’ on the eve of the 73rd Independence Day of Pakistan. “A living nations celebrate their festivals with enthusiasm and fervor,” said President Arts Council Ahmed Shah while addressing the Independence Day

Prisoners granted special remission on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: On the occasion of Pakistan’s 73rd Independence Day, President Arif Alvi has announced a special remission of 90 days in sentences of the prisoners.   As per details, the special remission of 90 days is for all convicts except

FIA officers pledge dedication for nation’s prosperity

ISLAMABAD: The 73rd Independence Day of Pakistan was celebrated with traditional fervor at the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) ​​headquarters in Islamabad. The simple and dignified flag hoisting ceremony was attended by retired and serving officers of the federal agency. Director-General

President Alvi reaffirms support for Kashmir on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: A flag hoisting ceremony was organised at President House in Islamabad on Friday as a part of celebrations to observe the 73rd Independence Day being celebrated across the nation. Addressing the ceremony, President Dr Arif Alvi said the nation

Governor Sindh pays tribute to Quaid-e-Azam on Independence Day

KARACHI: Sindh Governor Imran Ismail has paid tribute to Father of the Nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah for his untiring efforts for an independent homeland for the Muslims of the subcontinent. In his message on Independence Day, the governor said

Pakistan celebrates 73rd Independence Day with patriotic zeal

ISLAMABAD: The nation is celebrating Independence Day on Friday with a renewed pledge to work with the spirit of Pakistan Movement. Prayers are being offered for security and progress of Pakistan and well-being of the people. The national flag is

Google celebrates Pakistan’s Independence Day with landmark doodle

ISLAMABAD: Google has commemorated Pakistan’s Independence Day in celebration with a doodle of the Khojak Tunnel located in Balochistan. The doodle artwork illustrates the fortified eastern entrance of Pakistan’s historic Khojak Tunnel, one of the nation’s oldest and longest underpasses.

NA Speaker congratulates nation on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser and Deputy Speaker Qasim Khan Suri has congratulated the nation on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day. The speaker said that this a day of renewal of our commitments and reminds us the unforgettable

PM reaffirms pledge to continue pursuing Quaid-e-Azam’s vision

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan in the past seven decades confronted multiple internal and external challenges with resilience. The prime minister congratulated the entire nation on Independence Day and said the auspicious occasion is a moment

Independence Day: President Alvi calls for unity to confront challenges

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has extended his heartiest felicitations to fellow countrymen on 73rd Independence Day of Pakistan. In his message on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day, the President said this day reminds us of the immense sacrifices

Sindh govt declares August 14 as public holiday

KARACHI: The Sindh government has declared a public holiday on 14th August on accounts of Independence Day. According to the notification issued by the Sindh Services Department, there will be a public holiday in all government institutions on the occasion

Pakistan expels Indian diplomat Ajay Bisaria

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan announced to expel Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria on late Wednesday. According to a statement released by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Government of India has been told to withdraw its High Commissioner to Pakistan. A press release