Pakistan should bring Taliban to talks: Alice Wells

WASHINGTON: “We have encouraged Pakistan to take stronger steps to ensure that the Taliban come to the negotiating table rather than enjoy a safe haven outside of the country,” said Ms Wells. Alice Wells, who heads the Bureau for South … read more


FM Qureshi calls Dutch counterpart, stresses on limiting Islamophobic trends

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi spoke to the Foreign Minister Stef Blok of the Netherlands. This was the second telephonic conversation between the two Foreign Ministers this week. The Foreign Ministers discussed the announcement by the Dutch Islamophobe … read more

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Pakistan is destined to rise, says PM Imran Khan

RAWALPINDI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan is facing external and internal challenges but with support of the nation and through a cohesive national approach, we shall successfully overcome these. Prime Minister said this during his visit to … read more


Consul-General of Malaysia says Pakistan is an important for trade and other activities with Malaysia

MALAYSIA-PAKISTAN : TOGETHER WE MOVE FORWARD   By Mukhtiar Hussain KARACHI: Malaysia celebrates Malaysia Day on 16 September every year to commemorate the formation of Malaysia on 16 September 1963, While Malaya gained its independence on 31 August 1957, Malaya … read more


Need for Sustainable Management of Forests underscored by Experts

ISLAMABAD: The need to introduce sustainable forest management practices into Pakistan’s forestry was highlighted by experts at a two-day workshop organized by IUCN and the Ministry of Climate Change, under the Sustainable Forest Management project on Sep 6-7, 2018. About … read more


Zakir Khan favourite to take charge as PSL Chairman

LAHORE: Pakistan’s former Test cricketer, Zakir Khan is likely to take charge of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) as the new Chairman, soon after the Chairman election for the PCB. Zakir who is currently serving as the Director of International … read more

Sci & Tech

Nasa missions to Mars difficult for human survival

While several Nasa missions have involved mixed crews, a secret report by the space agency suggests that missions to Mars could be all-female. Speaking at a conference today, British astronaut, Helen Sharman, claimed that Nasa has filed a report that … read more


Sindh Health Minister Azra Pechuho directs to complete bio-metric of vaccinating staff

KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Health and Population Welfare Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho has directed to complete bio-metric of the vaccinating staff in each district at earliest. According to details, Presiding over a meeting in Karachi today, she said that health … read more

Travel & Tourism

Longest day of 2018 today

YEAR’S LONGEST DAY In case you are not aware about it, today is the summer solstice – the longest day of the year. On the longest day, the duration of sunlight is comparatively more than that of any other day. The … read more