June, 2019

 

3rd SNGPL ALL PAKISTAN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019, Islamabad 22nd to 28th June 2019

 Islamabad: Report by Muhammad Moazzam ALi The 3rd SNGPL ALL PAKISTAN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS-2019 continued at the PTF Complex, Islamabad on 25th June, 2019. Matches in the pre-quarterfinals and quarterfinals were played on Day-4 and some exciting matches were witnessed. Ahmed Chaudhary continued his winning streak to cause another major upset by eliminating 6th Seed Hira Ashiq 6-4, 6-4, and will now face Shahzad Khan in the first semifinal. Shahzad Khan toiled hard to win his encounter against Mudassir Murtaza in a two set match 6-3, 7-5. Second Semifinal will be played between Muzamil and Abid aliRead More


International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking and the Launch of World Drug Report 2019

Islamabad: Today Ministry of Narcotics Control, Government of Pakistan, Anti Narcotics Force, and United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)  Country Office Pakistan in partnership with World Health Organization jointly commemorating the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on 26 June and the launch of World Drug Report 2019, with a campaign and a series of events all over the country aimed at raising awareness of the major problem that illicit drug use represents to society and particularly to young people. This year the theme is “Justice forRead More


Kashan lifts CCPO Open Tennis trophy

PESHAWAR : Kashan Umar clinched the trophy of the Capital City Police Open Tennis Tournament played here at the Malik Saad Shaheed Police Line on Saturday. Ex-Capital City Police Officer Qazi Jamil Ur Rehman was the chief guest on the occasion. Known plastic surgeon and Chairman KP Tennis Association Dr. Tahir, President KP Tennis Association DIG Muhammad Saleem Marwat, Secretary Umar Ayaz, DSP Headquarter Usman Ghani, RI Razi Khan, Line Officer Akhtar Hussain, officials were present during the final of the Under-14, Men’s doubles and Veterans Doubles. The final playedRead More


Amir of Qatar arrives to a red carpet welcome

Islamabad: Report by Abdul Rafay Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Saturday was accorded a very warm welcome upon his arrival on a two-day visit to Pakistan. Upon his arrival at the Nur Khan airbase, Amir of Qatar was warmly received by Prime Minister Imran Khan. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Special Assistant to PM Syed Zulfikar Abbas Bukhari and other high officials were also present there to welcome the foreign dignitary. Amir of the State of Qatar was given a 21-gun salute.Read More


Japan and Pakistan has enjoyed long relations of friendship and goodwill over the last seven decades.Japan Ambassador to Pakistan.

Islamabad: Celebration of the 65th Anniversary of the establishment of Japanese Self Defense Forces.Ambassador of Japan welcome the gust and address. Excellency said in speach Lt. General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, Adjutant General, GHQ, the Pakistan Army, Representatives of the Pakistani Government, the Parliament, the Military and the Business Circle, Ambassadors, High Commissioners, Distinguished Guests, Friends and Colleagues,   Assalam alaikum and Khushamdeed!   Thank you all for joining us in celebration of the 65th Anniversary of the establishment of Japanese Self Defense Forces. Before I start my brief speech, let meRead More


Message of Ambassador of Azerbaijan H. E Ali Alizada on the ocassion of the National Day

Islamabad: Message of Ambassador of Azerbaijan H. E Ali Alizada on the ocassion of the National Day of Azerbaijan and 100 th anniversary of Diplomatic Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan 101 years ago, for the first time, on the date of May 28, 1918 a democratic republic was established in the Muslim East in Azerbaijan.The establishment of a democratic republic for the first time in this region was a great achievement of the Azerbaijani people and its sovereign territory was 114,000 square kilometers. The official state attributes of Azerbaijan – the national tricolor flagRead More


Afghanistan seeks Pakistan support for starting blind cricket. Chairman Pakistan Blind Cricket Council

Islamabad: Afghanistan has sought Pakistan’s support for starting blind cricket in their country, Chairman Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) Syed Sultan Shah said Saturday. he said director Blind Cricket Development of Afghanistan Mr Ihsan Sameem has contacted PBCC seeking technical support for Afghanistan for initiating blind cricket in Afghanistan.


Nafees Zakriya discusses opportunities for collaboration between Pakistan, UK stock exchanges

London: High Commissioner of Pakistan to United Kingdom (UK), Mohammad Nafees Zakaria, visited the London Stock Exchange Office and discussed opportunities for collaboration between stock exchanges of the both countries. According to a statement issued by the Pakistan High Commission London on Saturday, Nafees Zakaria visited the London Stock Exchange office at their invitation and discussed opportunities for collaboration between the financial stock exchanges of both countries and tapping potential avenues for strengthening cooperation to enhance investment and explore market opportunities.


MESSAGE FROM THE AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER TO PAKISTAN ON EID UL FITR  

Islamabad: The Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Margaret Adamson sends Eid greetings to Muslims across the world in a special message: “I send my good wishes to Muslims around the world, in Australia and here in Pakistan and across the South Asian region, as they celebrate the festival of Eid al-Fitr. As we celebrate this Eid we can also recommit ourselves to acting with respect, fairness, equality and compassion towards all, regardless of cultural background, religious beliefs, ethnicity or gender. For more than 600,000 Australian Muslims and the almost 62,000 PakistaniRead More


Prime Minister Imran Khan calls upon OIC Member States to Take a Strong Position against Blasphemy

Islamabad: During his address to the 14th Session of OIC Conference in Makkah –Al-Makarramah, Prime Minister Imran Khan made a strong and impassioned plea for the OIC to take a firm stand on the issue of blasphemy against the Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him). The Summit was hosted and chaired by Khadim-Al-Harmain Sharifain King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud under the theme ‘Hand in Hand Towards the Future’. The Prime Minister made a direct appeal to the participating Kings, Heads of States and Heads of Governments. He opened hisRead More