British MP expresses concern about HR abuses in IIOJ and K

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says Prime Minister Imran Khan will again draw the attention of United Nations to the atrocities taking place in India. In a tweet on Friday, he said after Kashmir, videos of security forces’ atrocities on Muslims have surfaced from Assam. The Minister also appreciated the role of British Members Parliament iRead More…

Pakistan calls for making UNSC more democratic, transparent

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has called for making UN Security Council more representative, democratic, transparent, effective and accountable to address the multiple challenges facing the world. He was speaking at the Ministerial meeting of the Uniting for Consensus Group on UN Security Council reform on the side-lines of the General Assembly’s 76th Session in New YoRead More…

True education should be beneficial of all humans without any discrimination: President 

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that only those nations progress, where institutions are established in true form. Addressing the graduation ceremony of the National Management Course in Lahore on Friday, he said that true education should be beneficial of all humans without any discrimination. Dr Arif Alvi said a true education conveys to us that there is still a lot of knowleRead More…

Prime Minister to deliver policy address at UNGA today 

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan will deliver the policy address, through video link, at the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly today (Friday) outlining Pakistan’s perspective on key regional and global issues.
The Prime Minister’s policy address will serve to enhance Pakistan’s diplomatic outreach and engagement with its international partners and key institRead More…

Foreign Minister meets U.S. Secretary of State

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi met U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken on the side-lines of the UN General Assembly session in New York. The Foreign Minister said that close engagement between Pakistan and the United States had always been mutually beneficial and a factor for stability in South Asia.
He reiterated Pakistan’s desire for a balanced relaRead More…

Foreign Minister speaks with the ranking member of the senate foreign relations committee 

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi spoke with Republican Senator James Risch on the sidelines of his United Nations-related engagements in New York. Senator Risch is the Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
The Foreign Minister reaffirmed Pakistan’s desire for a broad based, strategic partnership with the United States that would advance the two countriRead More…

Foreign Minister attends ministerial meeting of the Uniting for Consensus group on UN Security Council reform 

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi participated in the Ministerial meeting of the Uniting for Consensus (UfC) group on UN Security Council reform on the side-lines of the United Nations General Assembly’s 76th Session in New York.
The meeting was also attended by the Foreign Ministers of other UfC members. Speaking on the occasion, Foreign Minister Qureshi called fRead More…

Federal Minister for Industries and Production Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar chairs fertilizer review meeting

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Industries and Production Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar chaired the fertilizer review meeting today. The meeting was attended by representatives of fertiliser industry, officials of Petroleum Division, Finance Division and Ministry of National Food Security and Research. The meeting discussed the urea supply and demand position for Rabi crops and availability of gRead More…

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):
Synoptic Situation
Monsoon currents are still penetrating lower parts of the country.
Friday
Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-wind / thundershower is expected at isolated places in lower Sindh, south Punjab and north Balochistan.
Saturday
Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-wind / tRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report 

Lahore, September 24, 2021 (PPI-OT):The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 99600 cusecs and Outflows 125000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 18500 cusecs and Outflows 18500 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 20800 cusecs and Outflows 25000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 293Read More…