Jiang Zemin: Former Chinese leader dies aged 96

BEIJING: Former Chinese President Jiang Zemin died in Shanghai on Wednesday, state broadcaster CCTV reported. He was 96. Jiang died from leukemia and multiple organ failure just after noon local time, the official Xinhua news agency said. Also Read: Rare protests against China’s “zero covid” policy take place Jiang was appointed head of the Communist Party […]Read More

Actress Dur-e-Fishan wants you to ‘EAT THAT ICE-CREAM’

Dur-e-Fishan was recently criticized by many people and even celebrities for her look at showbiz’s biggest platform — the 21st Lux Style Awards. However, the talented actress was unbothered and shared adorable make-up-free pictures of herself clad in an embroidered blue jacket. She captioned it, Also Read: Sanam Jung celebrates daughter birthday, photos go viral Read Also : […]Read More

HEC foreign scholarships: Here’s how to apply

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced fully funded scholarships for studies in China for the session 2023-24. The Higher Education Commission has set December 15, 2022, deadline to apply for scholarships in Chinese universities. Also Read: Karachi: Over a dozen students booked for beating up professor HEC has invited applications from Azad Jammu & […]Read More

Women in development

Women in development, Sustainable development is defined as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs”. In 2015, the UN General Assembly enacted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), outlining how these SDGs will be accomplished worldwide by 2030. SDG-5 explicitly aspires to promote […]Read More

PM sets committee to investigate requests for hike in drug

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday formed 18-member committee, led by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, to discuss the demand of increase in the prices of drug. Local pharma manufacturers in Pakistan had been demanding to increase prices of medicines by 40%, and to remove sales tax, citing rupee devaluation and cost of production. […]Read More

Asif Ali Zardari meets PM Shehbaz Sharif at PM House

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has met Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif at PM House, citing sources, private news channel reported on Tuesday. Sources said that Asif Ali Zardari held a meeting with Shehbaz Sharif at PM house in which they discussed overall political situation. Also Read: ECP spokesperson sacked for responding […]Read More

FIFA World Cup: Netherlands ease past Qatar to top Group

Netherlands eased past already eliminated FIFA World Cup hosts Qatar 2-0 to top Group A and reach the knockout stages on Tuesday after Cody Gakpo netted his third goal in three games. For Qatar, the tournament ended as it started with a loss at the Al Bayt Stadium, and the Gulf state will now have […]Read More

The Kashmir Files, an Indian propaganda film, is deemed “vulgar”

NEW DELHI: An Israeli screenwriter and film director Nadav Lapid has triggered a storm throughout India after calling its propaganda movie “The Kashmir Files” as “vulgar.”   Nadav, naming The Kashmir Files at the closing ceremony of the festival in Goa on Monday had said. “All of us disturbed and shocked by the 15th film, The […]Read More

ECP spokesperson sacked for responding as per the constitution

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) has fired ECP spokesperson for his statement about ECP’s possible line of action as per law and constitution in case the two provincial assemblies are dissolved, as announced by Chairman PTI Imran Khan in his November 26 Rawalpindi public gathering. Also Read: State Bank receives $500m from AIIB; says […]Read More

State Bank receives $500m from AIIB; says Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD: The AIIB has provided $500 million as co-financing for a development programme in Pakistan. Earlier this month, the Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar had announced about the funds, which would help shore up the forex reserves held by the central bank. Also Read: Pakistan on verge of bankruptcy; says Miftah Ismail “Asian Infrastructure Investment […]Read More