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LAHORE (INP) Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has said that only those nations have progressed who have invested in three sectors i.e education, creation of new knowledge and training. He was addressing a one day conference on “Democracy and Governance in Pakistan: Challenges and...

Says Pakistan desires friendly ties with India LAHORE (PR): Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit said calling off the August 25 talks between foreign secretaries of the two countries by India was a “setback” but noted that it should not discourage the two neighbours from resolving the Kashmir issue, says a press release received here. Addressing a press conference...

Never rejected the path of talks; PAT chief ISLAMABAD (INP) PAT Chief Dr Tahirul Qadri has said that he has never rejected talks with the government and rejected the claim that he was not meeting the negotiators. Pointing towards Haider Abbas Rizvi and Ijazul Haq who were standing close to the PAT chief, Qadri said ask them if I have said no to talks to anyone. He said...

ISLAMABAD (NNI): Roads to Parliament House, Pak Secretariat, Prime Minister House, Prime Minister Secretariat and Cabinet Division had been blocked. Workers of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) entered the red zone and have now surrounded the Parliament house to Pak Secretariat.  According to a private television channel, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has taken notice of the...

KARACHI/ BARA (INP): Two new polio cases surfaced in Karachi and Khyber Agency on Tuesday, increasing the number of polio cases during current year to...

KARACHI (INP): The Karachi Stock Exchange benchmark 100-share index plummeted over 400 points on Tuesday amid political instability. The index stood at...

LAHORE (NNI): The Punjab Government on Tuesday approved eleven development schemes of different development Sectors with an estimated cost of Rs. 6695.570 million.   These schemes were approved in the 6th meeting of Provincial Development Working Party of current fiscal year 2014-15 presided over by the Punjab Planning and Development Board Chairman, Muhammad Irfan...

QUETTA: The judicial commission formed to probe the mass graves discovered in Balochistan’s Khuzdar district on Tuesday absolved the armed forces and intelligence agencies of responsibility in the case.   Chief Minister Dr Malik Baloch had established a judicial commission headed by Justice Noor Muhammad Maskanzai of the Balochistan High Court to conduct an inquiry...

KARACHI (NNI): Sindh on the directives of the Chairman National Accountability Bureau HQ Islamabad, has opened a reception desk for registering complaints. The...

KARACHI (NNI): Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Patron-In-Chief, Pakistan Peoples Party has extended greetings to Parsi community in Pakistan and the world over...

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