Pakistan

Taliban’s Resettlement Policy Proved Counter-Productive; Rana

Rana Sanaullah Peshawar blast

Web Desk — Giving his reaction to the Peshawar blast, Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah said that the prior policy to resettle and rehabilitate the militants of the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has proved counter-productive. He said that the incumbent coalition government has adopted a policy of zero tolerance towards terrorism and extremism. Speaking during the Geo News program ‘Aaj Shahzeb …

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‘NAP’ Will Be Implemented With Full Force; PM

PM Shehbaz Sharif

Web Desk — Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, following the suicide attack in Peshawar, said he would ensure that “the National Action Plan (NAP) is implemented in full force” and with comprehensiveness. The Prime Minister visited the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) on Monday evening to inquire about the injured in the deadly blast that took place at Malik Saad Shaheed mosque …

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Federal Board Increase Pass Percentage for Matric/Inter

Federal board increase pass percentage

Web Desk — The Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE), in a surprising development, has announced an increase in the pass percentage. The pass percentage, according to the official notification, for Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) exams has been increased from 33% to 40%. FBISE, in a separate development, also decided to hold …

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PM Youth Loan Scheme: How To Get Up To Rs75 Lac?

PM Youth loan scheme

Web Desk — Prime Minister (PM) Shehbaz Sharif relaunched the PM Kamyab Jawan Entrepreneur Loan Scheme as the PM Youth Business and Agriculture Loan Scheme (PMYBS&ALS) on Tuesday. Shehbaz Sharif, while addressing the occasion, specifically encouraged women, transgenders, and differently-abled citizens to apply for loans under the initiative. Jameel Ahmad, Governor State Bank of Pakistan, said that banks have been …

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Power Being Restored After 15-Hour-Long Power Outage In Pakistan

countrywide power breakdown in Pakistan

Web Desk — Power was restored in parts of the country after nearly 15 hours. After a fault in the National Grid at the Guddu Power Plant on Monday morning, Pakistan suffered one of its longest ever outages. The power is now being restored gradually across the country. The Karachi Electric (KE) company said that they were working to restore …

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NADRA Introduces New Verification Process For Senior Citizens

new nadra verification for elederly people

Web Desk — In order to verify the identities of elderly individuals whose fingerprints are no longer recognized by biometric scanners, the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) is launching a new service called “Tasdeeq”. Initially, for banking purposes, this service aims to address other complaints from senior citizens who have difficulty verifying their identities due to age-related changes in …

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US Embassy Waives Off Interview For Pakistani Visa Applicants

US visa interview waiver for Pakistanis

Web Desk –Giving good news to Pakistanis, the United States (US) Mission in Pakistan announces the expansion of interview waiver eligibility at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad and the U.S. Consulate General in Karachi for Pakistani citizens renewing B1/B2 tourist and business visas. Pakistani, regardless of age, whose B1/B2 visas are valid or have expired within the last 48 months …

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Mirza Bilal Baig: Reham Khan’s Third Husband Profile

Reham Khan third husband

Web Desk — PTI Chairman Imnran Khan’s ex-wife Reham Khan got married for the third time with Mirza Bilal Baig. She called her third husband as her ‘soulmate’. As Khan revealed there is a 13-year age gap between Baig and herself. The former wife of ousted prime minister Imran Khan shared the news with her fans and followers on her …

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Hajj Quota 2023 Increased For Pakistani Hajj Pilgrims

Good news for Pakistani Hajj Pilgrims

Web Desk — For Hajj 2023, Saudi Arabia has more than doubled Pakistan’s Hajj quota to 179,210 pilgrims. In other words, Riyadh has restored Pakistan’s quota to pre-pandemic levels. Saudi Arabia, as per the annual Hajj agreement, will also remove the age cap on pilgrims. Pilgrims of any age group will be allowed to come for Hajj. Bank account condition …

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ECP Contempt Case: Imran Khan Likely To Be Arrested

ECP Contempt case against Imran Khan

Web Desk — The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has warned Imran Khan and other PTI stalwarts to show up before the ECP at the next contempt hearing them or their arrest warrants will be issued. The Supreme Court, as we all know, has allowed the ECP to go ahead with the contempt proceedings against PTI chairman Imran Khan, Asad …

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