General election: Kashmiris will cast votes in Umerkot

UMERKOT: Kashmiri people will also cast their votes in Umerkot to participate in the general elections to the Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly to be held on July 25, 2021. One hundred and twenty five Kashmiri voters from Umerkot district will cast their votes in the general elections. In this regard, Election Commission of Pakistan has finalized all the arrangements in Kunri taluka. An election booth has alsRead More…

Pakistan deeply concerned about India’s rogue behavior, says advisor Yusuf

ISLAMABAD: There can be no forward movement unless India takes concrete steps to reverse the situation on the ground in IIOJK and stops sponsorship of terrorism against Pakistan, said National Security Adviser, Dr. Moeed Yusuf in his interview to prominent Indian journalist Karan Thapar on Saturday. While laying out Pakistan’s position on Kashmir, Dr. Yusuf said that the government and people of Pakistan will Read More…

COVID-19: 32 more deaths, 1,841 cases reported in country

Islamabad: Thirty two more deaths due to Coronavirus infection and 1,841 new positive cases were reported in the country during the last 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Center, 37,636 tests were conducted and positivity ratio remained four point eight nine per cent. The death toll due to pandemic has now reached 22,971. Read More…

Polling for AJK Legislative Assembly elections to be held tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Polling for the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly will be held tomorrow (Sunday). Badshah Khan reports that the polling process will begin at 0800 hours and continue till 5:00 p.m with no break. More than three point two million registered voters will exercise their right to vote to elect their representatives for Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly for next term. AJK Election Commission haRead More…

Govt committed to ensure provision of healthcare facilities: Yasmin

ISLAMABAD: Punjab Minister for Health, Yasmin Rashid visited the Gujranwala Medical Collage and under construction teaching hospital on Saturday. Secretary Specialized Health and Medical Education, Punjab, Muhammad Aamer Jan also accompanied her. She chaired a meeting to review arrangements to make functional teaching hospital earliest and provision of necessary facilities in medical college. Addressing the mRead More…

Govt committed to development of AJK: Murad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Communications Murad Saeed said on Saturday that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was committed to development and prosperity of Azad Jammu and Kashmir after winning the upcoming general elections. Addressing a joint press conference along with Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan Ali Amin Khan Gandapur in Islamabad today, he said employment opportunities would be created through proRead More…

Nawaz’s meetings with Pak enemies dangerous: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Ch Fawad Hussain said Saturday that sending Nawaz Sharif out of Pakistan was dangerous because such people become helpful in international conspiracies. In a tweet, he claimed that Nawaz Sharif’s meeting with RAW’s biggest ally in Afghanistan, Hamdullah Mohib, was an example of such action. He said Mohib were close friend of Nawaz Sharif. Read More…

Four coal miners perished in landslide

HARNAI: Four coal miners were killed due to landslide in a coal mine No.146 in lease area of PMDC Shahrug, district Harnai of Balochistan province on Saturday. According to rescue sources, land slid in coal mine No.146 in lease area of PMDC Shahrug District Harnai, resultantly, four coal miners died. The bodies, identified as Abdul Nafey son of Nurzai Swati, resident of Shangla Swat, Zabiullah son of Hayatullah Read More…

PM may meet PTI Sindh leaders, says Adil

KARACHI: Haleem Adil Sheikh, the Leader of Opposition in Sindh Assembly said Saturday that Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to hold another meeting with key PTI leaders of Sindh within next few days to make the important decisions to strengthen the party in Sindh. “We met with Prime Minister Khan and informed him about the situations of the province a few days ahead of the Eid and we are again meeting him tRead More…

DC pays surprise visit to Chaman hospital

CHAMAN: Juma Dad Khan Mandokhail, Deputy Commissioner, Chaman has said that if doctors and staff of District Headquarters Hospital, Chaman, one of the biggest hospitals in the district, remained absent from their duties, who would provide healthcare facilities to the patients. These views were expressed by him during surprise visit to DHQ Hospital, Chaman on Saturday. Expressing annoyance over the absence of docRead More…