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Kaavan’s retirement is a consideration for feelings of animals: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has said that the retirement of Kaavan, the lone elephant of Marghzar Zoo, to Cambodia was a result of the consideration for the feelings of animals. On a social media website Twitter, the president posted

Skill-based education vital for socio-economic uplift: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has said that skilled manpower is vital for Pakistan’s socio-economic development. While addressing a meeting of the Senate on National Skills University (NSU) at Aiwan-e-Sadr on Tuesday, the president emphasized authorities to promote technical education

Pakistan wants to strengthen existing relations with Nigeria: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has said that Pakistan highly values its relations with Nigeria and desire to strengthen the existing relations between the two countries through enhanced economic cooperation. In a meeting with outgoing Nigerian High Commissioner, Major Gen (R)

President Alvi sends out messages to commemorate Youm-e-Ashura

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that sacrifice of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) is the victory of truth and a symbol of steadfastness against oppression. On the occasion of Youm-e-Ashur, the president in his message said that the martyrdom

President Alvi lauds Indonesian envoy for improving bilateral relations

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has appreciated the contributions made by the outgoing ambassador towards improving the bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries. The President was talking to the outgoing Ambassador of Indonesia Iwan Suyudhie Amri who paid a

Youm-e-Istehsal: President Alvi to address special senate session

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi will address a special session of the Senate tomorrow, called to express Pakistan’s resolve and commitment to Kashmir in addition to raising voice against the continuing Indian atrocities in the Indian Occupied Kashmir. According to a

President Alvi congratulates nation on decline in COVID-19 cases

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has congratulated the nation on a decline in the COVID-19 cases in the country. On a social media website Twitter a tweet, Arif Alvi said for the first time after May 3, the new COVID-19

President Alvi lays emphasis on simplifying I-voting

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has laid emphasis on simplifying the internet voting (I-voting) registration process for the Pakistani expatriates and he said the process must be ensured while developing the electronic voting system (EVS). While chairing a meeting to

Govt will bring new e-commerce policy: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has said promotion of e-commerce was highly essential for strengthening the economy and the government would soon bring new e-commerce policy for modernizing the businesses in the country. President Dr. Arif Alvi was chairing a

President Alvi urges nation to follow safety precautions ahead of Eid

ISLAMABAD: President Dr.Arif Alvi has urged the general public to follow standard operating procedures (SOPs) during the upcoming Eid ul Azha, particularly at the time of buying sacrificial animals and holding religious congregations. In a statement issued on Monday, the

Pakistan, China need to boost cooperation in field of medicine: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has stressed the need for enhanced cooperation between Pakistan and China in the field of medicine, especially infectious diseases. The President expressed these views in a meeting with a 10-member delegation comprising medical experts of

President Alvi reviews precautionary steps in Rawalpindi mosques

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Saturday visited different mosques in Rawalpindi and reviewed the precautionary steps to control spread of COVID-19 during prayers and Taraweeh. According to a press statement, the president visited the Gulshan Dadan Khan mosque, jammia

President Alvi directs to work for promotion of online education

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has ordered ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training and Higher Education Commission to work for the promotion of online education in the country to minimize the effects of closure of educational institutions due to

President Alvi offers Zohar prayers at home, skips Friday prayers

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi has offered Zohar prayers at home and has skipped Friday prayers as a precautionary measure for coronavirus. President Alvi took to Twitter and said that he decided to perform Zohar in my house today instead

President Alvi, FM Qureshi test negative for coronavirus

ISLAMABAD: The members of a Pakistani delegation, including President Arif Alvi and Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, who were tested for the novel coronavirus during the trip to China have negative results.  In a letter to the Ministry of Foreign

President, PM pay tribute to Quaid Azam on 144 birthday

ISLAMABAD: The nation is celebrating the 144th birthday of the founder of Pakistan and President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan in their separate messages on this occasion have paid tribute to the Quaid Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

APS tragedy: President Alvi, PM Khan expresses condolence

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan have expressed condolences to the martyrs and their families, as the whole nation is paying their tribute to APS Peshawar victims. Five years back on this day in 2014, terrorists

President Alvi to land at Lahore for two-day visit

ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi will be heading to Lahore for a two-day visit on Wednesday, (Today). According to the reports President Alvi will reach at Lahore on Wednesday, ( Today).  President Alvi will meet acting Punjab Governor Chaudhry

President Alvi invites Sri Lankan counterpart to visit Pakistan

COLOMBO: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has invited the newly-elected Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to visit Pakistan on behalf of President Arif Alvi. Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Dr. Muhammad Faisal posted a tweet where he wrote, “FM handed over

President, PM congratulate Sultan of Oman on 49th National Day

ISLAMABAD: The President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan have congratulated Sultan of Oman His Majesty Qaboos bin Said Al Said on the auspicious occasion of 49th National Day of Sultanate of Oman. In their congratulatory messages, the

Ex-Indian Maj called for women’s rape in IoK on TV: President

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi said that Major General (R) SP Sinha has advocated rape of Kashmiri women on television. The president said that the Indian forces in the occupied Kashmir (IoK) used rape as a tool that was highlighted