Archive

pm imran

PM Imran, COAS Bajwa discuss prevailing security situation in the country

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa, has called on Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss the ongoing security situation in the country. According to sources, the military and civil leadership on Tuesday discussed the internal

PM Imran, Sri Lankan counterpart affirm resolve to strengthen ties in diverse fields

COLOMBO: Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Sri Lankan counterpart, Mahinda Rajapaksa, on Tuesday held a one-on-one meeting and affirmed resolve to strengthen relations in diverse areas. In a joint press conference with his Sri Lankan counterpart, PM Imran underscored that

PM Imran, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince discuss bilateral ties, COVID-19 crisis

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan held a telephone conversation with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and discussed the bilateral ties as well as the COVID-19

Skills development of youth tops govt’s agenda, PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said skills development is the most effective tool to help the country prosper and it is at the top of the government’s agenda. Presiding over a meeting for promotion of knowledge economy today, the

Opposition agreed upon Senate polls through open ballot in CoD: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said in the Charter of Democracy (CoD), the leaders of opposition Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), had agreed upon holding Senate polls through the open ballot. While addressing a

PM Imran, Army chief, DG ISI discuss national security matters

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Imran Khan in Islamabad on Monday. According to a statement released by the Prime Minister Houses, Director General ISI Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed was also present during the meeting.

PM Imran, COAS Bajwa vow to bring killers of coal miners to justice

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and vowed to bring Machh tragedy killers to justice. According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister house, Director General Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)

Opposition blackmailing govt to get relief from corruption cases: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement were trying to blackmail the government and its institutions to get relief from corruption cases against them. Presiding over a meeting of government and his party spokesperson,

Sugar price cut by Rs 20 per kg due to effective intervention of govt: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the ex-mill price of sugar is down by Rs 20 per kilogram within 20 days due to the effective intervention of the government. On a social media website Twitter, the PM said,

Will avoid closing down factories despite second COVID-19 wave: PM Imran

LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan will avoid closing down factories and businesses so the economy continues to recover despite the second COVID-19 wave. While addressing to media during his visit to Lahore today, PM Imran said,

Peace will be achieved through political dialogue in Afghanistan: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said reiterated that lasting peace in Afghanistan is only possible through meaningful political dialogue. On a social media website Twitter, the prime minister said that his maiden visit to Kabul on Thursday was another

Govt would continue make every effort to facilitate business community: PM Imran

FAISALABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government would continue to make every effort for facilitating the business community to create employment in the country. Addressing a ceremony in Faisalabad today, Prime Minister Imran Khan said the development of

PM Imran announces 80 metro buses for Karachi

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed concerned authorities to purchase 80 metro buses, worth over Rs3 billion, for Karachi to be run on the track of the Green Line bus project. According to sources, the buses will be provided

Marvi Sirmed’s latest tweet stirs storm on social media

KARACHI: Renowned activist Marvi Sirmed has once again stirred a storm on social media with a tweet directed at Prime Minister Imran Khan and the First Lady. Marvi posted a picture of a meeting of Army Chief, General Qamar Javed

PM Imran to inaugurate Hassanabdal railway station on Nov 6

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the Hassanabdal railway station on November 6. According to sources, the British era railway station of Hasanabdal has been re-constructed after 127 years with the cost of Rs300 million. The government has taken

PM Imran announces provisional provincial status to Gilgit-Baltistan

GILGIT BALTISTAN: Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that the government has decided to elevate Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) to the status of a full-fledged province with all constitutional rights under the United Nations Security Council resolution. Addressing the GB’s 73rd Independence

PM Imran, Erdogan express concerns over rising Islamophobia

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday held a telephonic conversation. During the conversion, PM Imran highlighted that given the strong bond between the two nations, the people of Pakistan share the pain of

PM Imran, Gulbuddin discuss Afghan peace process

ISLAMABAD: Leader of Hezb-e-Islami of Afghanistan Gulbuddin Hekmatyar called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday. The two leaders discussed matters related to Afghan Peace Process and Pak-Afghan fraternal relations. In his meeting with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on

PM Imran, Australian counterpart discuss bilateral ties

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan held a telephonic conversation with the Prime Minister of Australia, Scott Morrison and discussed bilateral matters and international issues of mutual interest. During the conversation, PM Imran expressed satisfaction at the level of bilateral relations

Pakistan helped construct roadmap for US-Taliban peace deal: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan was closely involved in the process that led to the announcement of the upcoming peace deal between the United States and Afghanistan. Welcoming the start of the peace process, PM Imran

Will utilise all resources for Balochistan’s development: PM Imran

QUETTA: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the federal government will utilize all resources for the development and prosperity of every region, especially South Balochistan. While talking to media shortly before departing for Islamabad after a brief visit to Balochistan

Nothing more sacred than defending motherland: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: In his message to the nation on the occasion of Defence Day, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said there was nothing more sacred than defending the motherland. The prime minister said, “That 55 years ago, the Armed Forces and

PM Imran declared “Man Of The Year”

ISLAMABAD: A Jordan based publication, The Muslim 500  has declared Prime Minister Imran Khan ‘Man of the Year’, while US Congresswoman Rashida Talib has been declared ‘Woman of the Year’  in the list of ‘500 most influential Muslims in 2020’

Serving masses govt’s topmost priority: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government has set priorities to solve the longstanding problems of the people and eradicate corruption from the government departments across the country. While chairing a meeting to review the prices of basic

PM Imran to visit Diamer-Bhasha Dam project on July 15

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Diamer- Bhasha Dam project next week to review construction activities as work on the project has commenced. According to Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), Diamer Bhasha Dam, a vital project for water,

PM Imran directs cabinet members to improve performance

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked his cabinet colleagues to show ‘extraordinary performance’ to come up to his expectations and get out of the prevailing ‘extraordinary situation’ in the country. According to sources, PM Imran Khan informed his cabinet

Country’s economy could not bear impact of a longer lockdown: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the country’s economy could not bear the impact of a longer lockdown, advising the citizen to follow the Standard Operations Procedures (SOPs) to limit the spread of the COVID-19. In a televised

PM Imran, Abu Dhabi crown prince discuss coronavirus crisis

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan have discussed the COVID-19 epidemic situation and agreed to work closely for effective containment of the outbreak. According to PM Office statement, the

Global response needed to defeat COVID-19: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that a global response was needed to beat the novel COVID-19 as nations across the world struggle to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused a severe financial crunch. PM Imran, addressing

PM Khan to arrive in Quetta on one-day visit tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will arrive in Quetta tomorrow (Thursday) for a day-long visit where he will hold important meetings with Balochistan governor, chief minister and business community. During his visit, the premier is scheduled to meet Balochistan Governor Amanullah