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Senate session summoned on August 8 ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday summoned a session of the Senate at the Parliament House on August 8 (Friday) at 10.30 am.The President has summoned the session in exercise of powers conferred on him by Clause 1 of Article 54 of the Constitution said a press release issued by the Senate Secretariat. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

PPP to support continuity of democracy in the country: Qaim HYDERABAD: Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah said that his party always wanted the democracy in the country and would support its continuity which was only way to take the country out of the crisis and make it prosperous.He said this while speaking on the occasion of Ifitar-cum-Dinner hosted by PPP Hyderabad Chapter in his Honor on Monday.He said, "Besides the democracy, we want all institutions should work parallel with each other to serve ...
Ambassador James calls on Sartaj Aziz ISLAMABAD: US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James Dobbins on Monday paid farewell call on Adviser to Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz here at the Foreign Office. They discussed Pakistan-US bilateral relations and developments in Afghanistan. The Adviser took the opportunity to laud Ambassador Dobbins' efforts for the promotion of stable, cooperative and durable relations between Pakistan and the US during his term as SRAP. The two sides reiterated ...
President approves promotion of three AVMs to rank of Air Marshals ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain, on the advice of the Prime Minister, has approved promotion of three Air Vice Marshals to the rank of Air Marshals, as recommended by the PAF Board.The promoted senior officers are: Air Vice Marshal Saeed Muhammad Khan, Air Vice Marshal Javaid Ahmed and Air Vice Marshal Rashid Kamal. Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
PM to perform Umrah, pray for Pakistan's progress, prosperity JEDDAH: Prime Minister Mohammed Nawaz Sharif who arrived here in the early hours of Monday will perform Umrah and pray for the prosperity, solidarity and progress of Pakistan and its people.The Prime Minister during his stay will offer special nawafil keeping in view the significance of the last ten days of the Holy month of Ramzan and also offer his respects at the Roza-e-Rasool (Peace be Upon Him).The Prime Minister will also be meeting the ...
Saad asks PTI to eschew confrontational politics LAHORE: Pakistan Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique Monday said the PTI leadership was staging protests on the roads for their own agenda instead of resolving issues through parliament.Talking to party workers at his constituency, he said the government had already constituted a committee for electoral reforms and a representative of the PTI was its member then, he questioned why it still wanted to hold long march against the democratic government.He said the nation was fighting ...
Merger of SIDB & SDA, setting Authority to boost industries: CM PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister, Pervez Khattak Sunday agreed in principal with merger of Small Industries Development Board (SIDB) and Sarhad Development Authority (SDA) and establishing new autonomous body named Industrial Facilitation Authority (IFA) for promotion of small and large scale industries in the province. He was chairing a meeting about reviewing progress on decisions and measures for industrial development in the province at CM Secretariat here. He expressed the confidence that the new authority ...


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