May, 2019

 

The Soft face of Pakistan Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi is Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations.

Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi is Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations. Amb. Lodhi has had a prolific career. She has twice served as Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States, and High Commissioner to Britain. Amb. Lodhi was a Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center and a fellow at the Kennedy School, Harvard University. Amb. Lodhi was the founding editor of a premier English daily in Pakistan, The News International. She is the recipient of the coveted Hilal-i Imtiaz. Amb. Lodhi is currently spearheading Pakistan’s diplomatic drive in the epicenter of international diplomacy, the UnitedRead More


AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER HOSTS WORLD CUP EXHIBITION

Islamabad: Karachi.  The Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Margaret Adamson, today opened an exhibition of photographs from the 1992 Cricket World Cup played in Australia.  “1992 was a tournament of firsts. The first World Cup played in Australia. The first appearance of coloured kit, white balls and night cricket. And, most importantly, the first World Cup collected by Pakistan,” Ms Adamson said. “This wonderful exhibition of photos by Iqbal Munir captures the ecstasy of the Pakistani players during that victory over the English,” she said. Ms Adamson noted that although AustraliaRead More


Qatar has called on Saudi Arabia to remove obstacles facing citizens and residents of the State of Qatar to perform Umrah and Haj.

Islamabad: Doha  The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs of the State of Qatar has called on the authorities in Saudi Arabia to remove obstacles facing citizens and residents of Qatar who wish to visit the holy sites to perform Umrah during the holy month of Ramadan or Haj as its season approaches. In a statement issued on Thursday, the ministry also demanded that the Saudi authorities provide all facilities similar to those extended to other citizens of the GCC states and Arab and Islamic countries. The ministry noted that direct flights from Doha to JeddahRead More


UAE Embassy launches annual Ramadhan Iftar Food Distribution Program for the needy people.

Islamabad:  The Embassy of United Arab Emirates in Islamabad with the support of Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Humanitarian Foundation launches annual Ramadhan Iftar Food Distribution Program for the needy people in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, this distribution campaign comes in the frame work of Embassy’s initiatives on “Year of Tolerane” upon the directives and follow-up by the H.E. Hamad Obaid Al-Zaabi the Ambassador of UAE in Islamabad. The main distribution program held today in Pavilian Marqui, Islamabad, under the patronage of H.E. Pir Noor-Ul-Haq Qadri, Federal Minister for ReligiousRead More


Need to strengthen the role and practical participation of parliamentarians of the two countries.

Islamabad: Ambassador of Uzbekistan Furqat Sidikov met with the Chairman of the Senate of Pakistan Sadiq Sanjrani. During the meeting, prospects for expanding the Uzbek-Pakistani inter-parliamentary cooperation were discussed, as well as possibilities for further strengthening the partnership in the fields of trade, investment, logistics, tourism, and cultural-humanitarian cooperation. Special emphasis was placed on cooperation in the fields of transport and logistics in order to further ensure the uninterrupted movement of goods between the two countries, including for the development of regional trade. Chairman of the Senate of Pakistan S.SanjraniRead More


Pakistan expressed sorrow and grief over the tragic plane crash incident

Islamabad: Government of Pakistan sent a massage to Government of Russia , We are saddened at the loss of so many precious lives and injuries to several others during an emergency landing by a Russian airliner yesterday. The people and the Government of Pakistan convey their heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and pray for the speedy recovery of the injured. We stand by the people of the Russian Federation in their hour of grief.


congratulating the Enthronement of His Majesty Emperor Naruhito.

Islamabad. Kuninori Matsuda, Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan and his wife on Thursday hosted a reception at his residence to celebrate the Enthronement of Emperor Naruhito. On April 30, 2019 Emperor Akihito abdicated and Crown Prince was enthroned on 1st May 2019. The reception was attended by the Ministers, Parliamentarians, senior government officials, and other dignitaries from the public and private sector. Kuninori Matsuda, Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, along with the distinguished guests cut a cake to celebrate the Enthronement of His Majesty Naruhito. Kuninori Matsuda, while speaking on theRead More


Embassy of Korea handing over 06 police vehicles to Balochistan Police

Islamabad , Quetta. A ceremony of handing over of 06 police vehicles from the Embassy of Korea to Balochistan Police held at the Chief Minister Balochistan’s office, on Thursday. The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, Kwak Sung-kyu handed the keys of the vehicles to the Inspector General of Police Mr. Mohsin Hassan Butt. The Chief Minister Balochistan Mr. Jam Kamal Khan, was also present on the occasion. Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan said this gesture from people of Republic of Korea to the people of Balochistan would furtherRead More