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Electronic voting to be set up soon: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that he will introduce electronic voting in the next general elections. Commenting on the election process, the prime minister said that the ministers and the committee have worked on electoral reforms. The next

PM to introduce ‘stringent’ anti-rape ordinance next week

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has appreciated Assistant Superintendent (ASI) Buriro’s courageous steps to arrest the rapist in Kashmore. Taking to Twitter, the prime minister wrote that the nation is proud of ASI Buriro. Next week we are bringing a

PM once again decides to shuffle federal cabinet

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has once again decided to shuffle the federal cabinet due to the disappointing performance of federal ministers. Sources said that the six-month deadline given by the prime minister to improve the performance of his cabinet

SCO Summit: PM Imran calls for addressing Islamophobia, extremism

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that complete lockdown is harmful to developing and developed countries. Addressing a meeting of the SCO Summit through a video link, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that more than 50 million people have

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

Govt allows opposition to hold rallies across country

ISLAMABAD: A meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan has agreed to allow the opposition Ittehad Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to hold rallies across the country. In a meeting of federal ministers, advisers, and special assistants chaired by the prime

Providing employment opportunities is govt’s top priority: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that providing employment opportunities is the top priority of the government. A meeting of the National Coordination Committee was held under the chairmanship of the prime minister. The meeting reviewed issues related to small

PM to chair another meeting of PNNCC today

ISLAMABAD: The second meeting of the National Nutrition Coordination Council (PNNCC) Council chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan will be held today. According to sources in the Ministry of Health, the meeting will be attended by Federal Ministers Fakhrumam, Asad

Tahir Ashrafi appointed Special Representative on Religious Harmony

ISLAMABAD: Religious scholar Tahir Ashrafi has been appointed as Special Representative to the Prime Minister on Religious Harmony. According to a notification issued by the Prime Minister’s Office, Maulana Tahir Ashrafi has been appointed as a special representative to the

Islamabad police forms strategy against encroachments

ISLAMABAD: The federal capital police on the instructions of Prime Minister Imran Khan has formulated a strategy to crack down on the mafia, under a decision to demolish illegal structures has been made. According to details, in the first phase,

Provinces should take steps to enforce ‘smart lockdown’: PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that provinces should take steps to enforce “smart lockdown” where the number of COVID-19 affected persons is on the rise across the country. Chairing a meeting to review steps taken to limit the spread

Maulana Tariq Jameel’s comments on women create controversy

KARACHI: Renowned religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel’s recent comments on women in Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Ehsaas Telethon have once again created controversy. Earlier on Thursday, Maulana Tariq Jameel was invited to the Ehsaas Telethon to initiate a collective prayer

UN Secretary-General backs PM Imran’s call for virus debt relief

NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has supported Prime Minister Imran Khan’s call for a global initiative for debt relief to developing countries. In a virtual news briefing, UN chief’s spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said, “The prime minister’s initiative is

Governor Sindh calls on PM Imran in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Governor Sindh Imran Ismail called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad today (Thursday). According to details, matters pertaining to current political situation, overall situation of Sindh and development of Karachi came under discussion. On the occasion, Prime Minister

PM Imran to inaugurate Karachi projects on March 7: Governor Ismail

ISLAMABAD: Governor Sindh Imran Ismail has asserted that Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate five federal funded projects in Karachi on March 7. Imran Ismail took to Twitter and said that he has invited PM Imran to inaugurate the planned

Governor Sindh calls on PM Imran, discusses political situation  

ISLAMABAD: Sindh Governor Imran Ismail called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at PM office in Islamabad (today) Friday. According to details, matters related to the transfer of IGP Sindh, the current political situation in Sindh, development projects and other issues

PTI govt completely in touch with allies: Chaudhry Sarwar

LAHORE: Governor Punjab, Chaudhry Sarwar said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government was completely in touch with its allied parties and there was nothing to worry about. Chaudhry Sarwar in a statement said that Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) leader Chaudhry Pervaiz

Promotion of economic activities is topmost agenda: PM

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday promotion of economic activities and bringing people out of poverty was its government’s topmost agenda. While addressing an award distributing ceremony hosted by Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX), the prime minister said that

Prime Minister Imran Khan set to leave for Bahrain today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday (Today) will leave for Bahrain visit to attend its National Day as Guest of Honour. PM Imran is scheduled to attend the National Day of Bahrain festivities as guest of honour. READ MORE:

Pakistan to work for peace in the region, says Maleeha Lodhi

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s representative to United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi said that Pakistan will work to maintain peace and stability in the region. According to sources, while participating in the debate on the ongoin situation in the Middle East, she said that

Sikh pilgrims from other countries to visit Baba Guru Shrine

NANKANA SAHIB: The federal government revealed today on Monday that Sikh pilgrims from other countries will get tourist visa to visit the shrine of Baba Guru Nanak under the Kartarpur Corridor pact. According to sources, the Sikh pilgrims or travelers

PM meets Swiss President on sidelines of UNGA session

NEW YORK:  Prime Minister Imran Khan has met President of the Swiss Ueli Maurer on the sidelines of 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The two leaders discussed bilateral, regional and multilateral issues. They also agreed to enhance

US agrees with Pakistan’s commitment to counter terrorists groups

WASHINGTON: Acting Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Alice G. Wells said that the United States agrees that Pakistan’s sustained commitment to counter all terrorist groups is critical to regional stability. In a statement on Twitter, she applauded Prime