Census Not Anytime Soon If LoC Tensions Persist

Census Not Anytime Soon If LoC Tensions Persist

ISLAMABAD: The Pakis­tan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has not been able to come up with a concrete time frame for conducting the long-awaited sixth population and housing census in the country. A meeting was convened by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar to review PBS preparations for the census on Saturday. Several...

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‘Confident’ Imran Pins Hopes On 2018 Elections

‘Confident’ Imran Pins Hopes On 2018 Elections

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan may be confident of a victory in the Panamagate case before the Supreme Court, but he is not putting all his eggs in one basket. Speaking to members of the Supreme Court Press Association at his Banigala residence on Saturday, he said that in...

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PM Picks Gen Qamar Bajwa To Head Army

PM Picks Gen Qamar Bajwa To Head Army

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif named the new Chief Of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa and General Zubair Mahmood Hayat as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), respectively, with hops of stabilization in the fragile civil-military balance. The appointments of the new military command were set...

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Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa Chosen As New Army Chief

Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa Chosen As New Army Chief

After weeks of intense speculation and rumours, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has finalised the selection of two senior army officers as Chief of Army Staff (COAS) and Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee (CJCSC). A career infantry officer belonging to the Baloch Regiment, Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has been...

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Tit-For-Tat Action Against India Ruled Out

Tit-For-Tat Action Against India Ruled Out

Pakistan, on Friday, restated that it would not respond to India’s demonstration of utter aggression, but rather, it would defend its borders, waters and space against any attacks by the neighboring country. Defence Minister Khawaja Asif and Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affair Sartaj Aziz presented forth the...

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Kashmir Is Not India’s Property: Farooq Abdullah

Kashmir Is Not India’s Property: Farooq Abdullah

Previous Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Farooq Abdullah on Friday, while advising the Indian government, said that Kashmir is not India’s “own property to be acquired”, News18.com reported. Farooq Abdullah was remarking on the Indian parliament’s standing determination on Kashmir. “Is this your ancestors property?”  He was tending to a...

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2 Soldiers Martyred In Attack In Mohmand, 4 Militants Killed

2 Soldiers Martyred In Attack In Mohmand, 4 Militants Killed

At least four militants were killed in retaliatory fire by security forces when they launched a “suicide attack” on a camp of the Mohmand Rifles Headquarters in Mohmand Agency on Saturday.   Security Forces valiantly defeated Suicide Attack on Ghalani Camp in Mohmand Agency killing all 4 Suicide Bombers.Own 2...

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Circular Debt Stands At Rs328 Billion, Senate Told

Circular Debt Stands At Rs328 Billion, Senate Told

Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad declared line losses and power theft as the big problems faced by the Government. He informed the Senate that circular debt of power sector is standing at Rs328 billion. Minister also told the senate that several distribution companies had managed to lessen their...

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Gen Raheel Sharif Is One Of The Finest Military Leaders : PM

Gen Raheel Sharif Is One Of The Finest Military Leaders : PM

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif applauses General Raheel Sharif while addressing the farewell ceremony in the honor of the Army Chief. Services of Gen Raheel Sharif were acknowledged by the premier during his address. He said. “I always consulted General Raheel Sharif for strategic advice and will keep consulting with him...

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Pakistan Navy To Buy Warships From China And Turkey

Pakistan Navy To Buy Warships From China And Turkey

IDEAS 2016 has brought ultimate pride for the country and every Pakistani is awestruck at the strong defense of their beloved homeland. IDEAS not only highlighted the arms and ammunition but it has brought good news also. It has been announced that Pakistan Navy is considering to buy super-fast ships...

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