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PR No.134 JAMILUDDIN AALI REMEMBERED AT THE PAKISTAN HIGH COMMISSION LONDON Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


Renowned Pakistani poet and writer Jamiluddin Aali (Late), was remembered at the Pakistan High Commission London on 13 January 2017. The literary evening was jointly organized by the High Commission and Urdu Markaz London to pay tribute to the life and work of the great poet. H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, High Commissioner to the UK presided over the event. On this occasion a more...

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PR No.133 CONDOLENCE MESSAGE ON TURKISH CARGO PLANE CRASH IN KYRGYZSTAN¬ Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


It is with utmost grief and sorrow that we have learnt about the sad air tragedy that struck the Turkish cargo plane in Kyrgyzstan en-route to Istanbul resulting in the loss of 37 precious lives of Turkish and Kyrgyz nationals. The Government and the people of Pakistan offer their heartfelt condolences to the Governments and the brotherly peoples of Turkey and more...

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PR No.132 PAKISTAN CONDEMNS KILLING OF KASHMIRIS BY INDIAN OCCUPYING FORCES IN IOK Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


Indian occupation forces have martyred three more Kahmiri youth today in Pahalgam area. As a continued act of state terrorism, India is blatantly committing crimes against humanity in IOK against defenseless Kashmiris. Pakistan strongly condemns systematic and brutal killing of Kashmiris by the Indian occupation forces in IOK and once again urges the UN, HR more...

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PR No.131 CALL ON THE FINANCE MINISTER BY GENERAL JOSEPH VOTEL, COMMANDER UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


Commander US Central Command, General Joseph Votel, called on the Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar, here today. Minister for Defence, Khawaja Muhammad Asif and DG, ISI, Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar also participated in the meeting. Welcoming General Votel, the Finance Minister stated that Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with the United States and wishes more...

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PR No.130 FEDERAL MINISTER CHAIRS MEETING TO REVIEW THE DEMAND/SUPPLY SITUATION OF FERTILIZER Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


The Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting here at the Finance Division to review the demand and supply situation of fertilizer in the country during the current sowing season after the much awaited rainy spell. The Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbassi also participated in the meeting. Secretary more...

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PR No.129 ADVISER SIGNS CONDOLENCE BOOK AT EMBASSY OF AFGHANISTAN ON THE LOSS OF LIVES DURING THE TERRORIST ATTACKS Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


The Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sartaj Aziz visited the Embassy of Afghanistan in Islamabad today to sign the condolence book opened by the Embassy. He conveyed that the Government and people of Pakistan were deeply saddened at the loss of precious lives in the three terrorist attacks that took place in Kabul, Kandahar and Helmand on 10 January more...

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PR No.128 ANUSHA TO ATTEND SPECIALLY TAILORED PROGRAMME DURING WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM DAVOS ANNUAL EVENT IN DAVOS Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


Ms. Anusha Rahman Ahmad Khan, Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication left for Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017, to be held in Davos, Switzerland from 17th – 20th January, 2017. The Minister for Information Technology & Telecommunication has been invited by the Managing Board of the World more...

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PR No.127 ARRANGEMENTS FOR SIGHTING THE CRESCENT OF JAMAD-UL-AWWAL 1438 AH/2017 Islamabad: January 16, 2017.


The meetings of Zonal/District Ruet-e-Hilal Committees for sighting the crescent of Jamad-ul-Awwal 1438 will be held In-Shaa-Allah, in the evening of Saturday, the 28th January 2017 corresponding (29th Rabi-ul-Sani 1438 Hijri) at their respective Headquarters. Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will attend the meeting of Sindh Zonal Ruet-e-Hilal Committee at Pakistan more...

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