Federal cabinet forms committee to amend NAB law

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet Tuesday constituted a committee, under the federal law minister, to amend the “draconian law” of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to do away with political victimization. The federal cabinet, which met under Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, held a threadbare discussion on the amendments in the NAB law. The cabinet members […]

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22 criminals held during massive crackdown in Capital

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have accelerated its efforts against criminal elements and arrested 22 outlaws from different areas of the city besides recovery of 2630 gram heroin, 645 gram hashish, 10 gram ice and eight 30 bore pistols with ammunition, according to a statement issued by police spokesman on Tuesday. He said that, Inspector General of […]

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22 criminals held during massive crackdown in Capital

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have accelerated its efforts against criminal elements and arrested 22 outlaws from different areas of the city besides recovery of 2630 gram heroin, 645 gram hashish, 10 gram ice and eight 30 bore pistols with ammunition, according to a statement issued by police spokesman on Tuesday. He said that, Inspector General of […]

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French Revolution is watershed in history of struggle for rights

ISLAMABAD: The French Revolution was a watershed event in modern European history that began in 1789 and ended in the late 1790s with the ascent of Napoleon Bonaparte, said Prof Emeritus Aslam Syed on Tuesday. Prof Emeritus Aslam Syed has been serving the Centre for Religious Studies, Ruhr Universität, Bochum, Germany. He remained Chairman, Department […]

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Task Force on Climate Change to bring policy in line with urgent priorities: Sherry

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Task Force on Climate Change was held in pursuance of the Prime Minister’s directive on May 16, 2022 here at the Prime Minister House on Tuesday, under the Chairmanship of Minister for Climate Change Senator Sherry Rehman. The meeting was attended by Minister for National Food Security Tariq Bashir Cheema […]

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95% of minerals still unexplored in Pakistan: Dr Samar

ISLAMABAD: Air University, Islamabad organized the 2nd ‘Two Days International Conference on Physics’, during which renowned scholars and professors from Canada, Italy, Sweden, Australia, China, Iraq and other international countries expressed their views with a focus on renewable energy sources, nano-technology, magnetic, thermoelectric and ferroelectric materials. Theoretical, modelling, simulation and medical applications of Physics were […]

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Completion of CPEC projects govt’s top priority: Ahsan Iqbal

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that the completion of all China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects is the top most priority of the present government. Addressing the students and faculty at the University of Gwadar in Gwadar on Tuesday, he said China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project is a national development plan […]

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Central control rooms to be set up in NDMA for info sharing on heatwave

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Climate Change has decided to set up central control rooms in the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to ensure effective coordination with all emergency response units for better information sharing on heatwave. The decision was taken at a meeting of Task Force on Climate Change chaired by Minister for Climate Change […]

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