(National): PM announces Rs1,100 billion Karachi package

Karachi: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday announced a 1,100 billion development package for Karachi under the Karachi Transformation Plan to resolve city’s water, sewerage, solid waste and transport issues. This he announced in a media briefing at Governor’s House in Karachi. Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah were also present on the occasion. The Prime Minister said theRead More…

CM: (Buzdar approves Rawalpindi Ring Road project)

Islamabad: Punjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Buzdar has given approval to start work on Rawalpindi Ring Road project under Public-Private Partnership. Addressing a meeting in Lahore on Saturday, he said government will provide all possible support and facilities for completion of this project. He said a comprehensive business model is also being prepared for promotion of public-private partnerships in the healthRead More…

ISPR: (ISPR releases song to pay tribute to martyrs, heroes on eve of Defence and Martyrs’ Day)

Islamabad: Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released a song to pay tribute to martyrs and heroes on the eve of Defence and Martyrs’ Day. According to ISPR, the song “Har Ghari Tayyar Kamran” is a remake of an old patriotic song of the 80’s. Pakistan’s top melody voices; Ali Hamza, Ali Azmat, Ali Noor and Asim Azhar have collaborated for the Defence and Martyrs’ Day. They paid tribute to the servicRead More…

Minister: (Pakistan’s winning streak has started: Asad Umar)

Islamabad: Minister for Planning and Development, Asad Umar has said Pakistan’s winning streak has started. In a tweet, he said all elements of state including civil and military leadership as well as federal and provincial governments came together to deal with the COVID-19. He said same approach will be applied to deal with perennial problems of Karachi. He said Pakistan’s success against Coronavirus pandRead More…

PAF: (PAF produces grand stage show to salute its brave air warriors)

Islamabad: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has produced a grand stage show titled “Mujahideen-e-Aflaak Ko Salaam”, to pay tribute to brave air warriors of 1965 and 1971 wars. According to PAF’s Directorate of Media Affairs, the show will be aired on all national TV channels at 1900 hrs on Monday. A teaser of the show has also been released. Read More…

Minister: (Govt taking decisions in larger national interest: Shibli)

Islamabad: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has said the PTI government under the dynamic leadership of Imran Khan is taking the decisions in the larger national interest which are fully supported by the military leadership. Talking to a private news channel, he said both the civil and military leadership are on same page but some undemocratic elements are unhappy over the cohesion. The MinisRead More…

(District): Man killed as bike skidded off road

Pir Jo Goth: A man was killed in a road accident near Saddar Joon Bhatiyun on Saturday. Mashooq Ujan, a resident of village Gul Mohammad Ujan, was going to his village from katcha area when his bike slipped off the road. As a result, he suffered severe injuries and died on the spot. The body was shifted to a local hospital for medico-legal formalities and later handed over to the heirs. Read More…

(Cricket): PCB invites 291 players invited for U-19 trials

Karachi: As many as 291 teenagers will undergo trials for the six U-19 Cricket Associations sides, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Saturday. The trials will be held from 11-19 September and will be conducted by a four-member selection panel comprising Saleem Jaffar, Sanaullah Baloch, Taufiq Umar and Wajahatullah Wasti, following which teams for the national U-19 tournaments will be announced. The selectionRead More…