BCS2021 Held in Beijing, Focusing on Operation Security

BEIJING, Sept. 01, 2021 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– At present, the digital wave has swept the world, the society has entered a new stage driven by data, and cyber security has become the premise and cornerstone of the development of digital economy. At the recent 2021 Beijing Cyber Security Conference (BCS2021), some experts said that facing the high requirements, high risks and high uncertainties in the digital age, thRead More…

COVID-19 claims 14 more patients, infects 1263 others

Karachi, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 14 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 6,924 and 1,263 new cases emerged when 16,498 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Wednesday. He added that 14 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 6,924 that constituted 1.6 percent death raRead More…

Debrief of War Game SHAMSHEER-E-BAHR VIII held at Karachi

 
Karachi, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee attended the de-briefing session of war game “SHAMSHEER-E-BAHR-VIII” as Chief Guest at Pakistan Naval Ship Base Jauhar, Karachi today. Chairman JCSC was given a detailed briefing on the aim and objectives of the exercise.
This exercise was aimed at tri- services operational drills and maneuvers against tradiRead More…

Meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Power held under the chairmanship of Senator Saifullah Abro here at the Parliament House

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): Meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Power was held under the chairmanship of Senator Saifullah Abro here at the Parliament House on Wednesday. The Chair welcomed the participants of the meeting and took up agenda items.
Consideration on the matter referred by the Chairman Senate on the power issues at the export processing zone, Risalpur which is one of the fastest growRead More…

The meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice held in Parliament Lodges, Islamabad

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): The meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held on Wednesday in Parliament Lodges, Islamabad. The meeting was chaired by Senator Syed Ali Zafar. Members who attended were Senator Shibli Faraz, Senator Muhammad Azam Khan Swati, Senator Azam Nazeer Tarar, Senator Mian Raza Rabbani, Senator Farooq Hamid Naek, Senator Kamran Murtaza, Senator Mustafa Nawaz KRead More…

Media in Pakistan working with complete independence: Farrukh

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib says the process of across the board accountability of corrupt elements will go ahead. Talking to media in Islamabad today (Wednesday), he said Sharif family members should face court proceedings under the law.
The Minister of State said media in Pakistan is working with complete independence and the new legislatiRead More…

Government focused on providing education to all out of school children: Prime Minister

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan launched Ehsaas School Stipend program for the deserving households across the country in Islamabad on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, he said an important aspect of this program is that it will help bring the out of school children especially the girls to the educational institutions.
The Prime Minister regretted that no attention was paid in theRead More…

Foreign Minister urges international community to ensure financial support to Afghan people

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): Shah Mahmood Qureshi has urged the international community to ensure financial support to the Afghan people to prevent human tragedy in Afghanistan. Talking to his Canadian Counterpart Marc Garneau via video link, he said Pakistan is determined to provide humanitarian assistance for the reconstruction of Afghanistan and its people. Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan wants an inRead More…

President signs Election Ordinance under Article 89 of Constitution

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has signed Election Ordinance under Article 89 of the Constitution of Pakistan, binding the elected members to take oath within sixty days of the commencement of first session of legislature.
The amendment was made to section 72 of the Election Act 2017. Under the ordinance, the members would have to take oath within forty days of the promulgation of thisRead More…

Dutch Foreign Minister in Islamabad to hold talks with Pakistani leadership

Islamabad, September 01, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister of the Netherlands Sigrid Kaag has arrived in Islamabad. She was received by the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi at the Foreign Office. The Dutch Foreign Minister will hold talks with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on bilateral issues and evolving situation in Afghanistan.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
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