Pakistan has extended airspace restrictions until the end of May, a civil aviation official said on Thursday, forcing foreign carriers to take costly detours since the country's standoff with rival India.
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was to return to jail on Tuesday night following the expiry of his six-week bail in a corruption case. Sharif was expected to surrender to the jail authorities after Iftar, media reported. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader has been serving a seven-year prison term at Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat jail since Dec.24, 2018
The leaders of major opposition parties have stated that they would devise their future course of action and a joint strategy at a multi-party conference (MPC) to be organised by the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) soon after Eid Al Fitr.
ISLAMABAD: Labour leader and opposition leader in the British House of Commons Jeremy Corbyn has expressed reservations at the deal signed by Pakistan government with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), saying that such agreements don’t benefit ordinary people, according to a report.
The US officials with direct knowledge of the situation told the Foreign Policy that US personnel recently counted Islamabad’s F-16s and found none missing.
The battered body of 16-year-old servant Uzma Bibi was found dumped in a canal and her wealthy employer charged with murder, the latest case highlighting the dangers domestic workers — especially children — face in Pakistan.
Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar on Thursday said that talks with International Monetary Fund (IMF) are at the final stage and its details would soon be shared with the parliament. The senate was informed that remittances this year will increase to $22 billion breaking the stagnant mode of the previous years.
The Pakistani company Hamdard has offered to supply RoohAfza in India, after media reports of shortage of the summer refreshment syrup during the Muslim holy month of Ramzan.
The UAE message of tolerance, coexistence, love and acceptance was reverberated by students of Sheikh Zayed International Academy in Islamabad during the Academy’s annual ‘International Day’ celebration.