Punjab CM lauds for excellent security arrangements during Muharram

Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz congratulated the concerned for excellent security arrangements during Muharram ul Harram.

Addressing a meeting in Lahore today, she said success in every task is due to the efforts of the team and everyone from th…

Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz congratulated the concerned for excellent security arrangements during Muharram ul Harram. Addressing a meeting in Lahore today, she said success in every task is due to the efforts of the team and everyone from the ministers, the Cabinet Committee, Home Secretary, the IG, commissioners and others worked diligently. Source: Radio Pakistan

Sardar Attique stresses result-oriented efforts to resolve Kashmir issue

Former Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Attique Ahmed Khan has stressed world community for result-oriented efforts towards resolving the Jammu and Kashmir dispute.

Talking to a private news channel, he urged to continue raising the Kash…

Former Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Attique Ahmed Khan has stressed world community for result-oriented efforts towards resolving the Jammu and Kashmir dispute. Talking to a private news channel, he urged to continue raising the Kashmir issue on all international forums to ensure implementation of UN resolutions on Kashmir. He said the Kashmiri people deserve the help of world powers to get rid of illegal Indian occupation. He said the United Nations needs to play its role to ensure implementation of its resolutions on Kashmir issue. He appreciated that the Pakistan is continuing its political, diplomatic and moral support to Kashmir cause and Kashmiris have great respect for Pakistani nation. Source: Radio Pakistan

Govt committed to provide equal opportunities to women: PM

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has expressed government’s firm resolve to provide equal development opportunities to women.

Talking to globally acclaimed Pakistani mountaineer Naila Kiyani in Islamabad today, he said it is government’s foremost prior…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has expressed government's firm resolve to provide equal development opportunities to women. Talking to globally acclaimed Pakistani mountaineer Naila Kiyani in Islamabad today, he said it is government's foremost priority to provide facilities to women in information technology, education, vocational training, sports and other fields. The Prime Minister recognized the valuable services being rendered by women in every field. Shahbaz Sharif felicitated Naila Kiyani for recently climbing the world's fifth highest peak, Makalu saying it is a matter of pride for Pakistan. The Prime Minister was also appreciative of Naila Kiyani's work as an honorary ambassador for education in Pakistan for the promotion of education, development of mountaineering sector and professional training in this regard. Source: Radio Pakistan

CM Punjab orders simplifying solar financing scheme

Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz Sharif has directed to simplify the solar panel financing scheme to facilitate people.

Presiding over a meeting in Lahore today, she said also directed to ensure early completion of the required process for launchi…

Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz Sharif has directed to simplify the solar panel financing scheme to facilitate people. Presiding over a meeting in Lahore today, she said also directed to ensure early completion of the required process for launching of the scheme. Secretary Energy Naeem Rauf, while giving a comprehensive briefing about the Chief Minister Solar Panel Financing Scheme, said the test run of the Chief Minister Solar Panel Financing Scheme has been launched at various sites under the pilot project. The eligibility for the scheme can be checked by sending a bill reference number and CNIC number on 8800. In the first phase, more than one lakh consumers will be given solar panels through the balloting process. It was informed in the briefing that the consumers involved in electricity theft, having more than one meters, having out of order or tampered meters, and not paying electricity bills will not be eligible for the solar scheme. Source: Radio Pakistan

Funeral prayer of martyred policeman offered in Kohat

The funeral prayers of martyred police constable, Asif Hayat were offered in Kohat today.

His funeral prayers were attended by police and military officials besides large number of locals. The martyred was laid to rest with full honor.

Police const…

The funeral prayers of martyred police constable, Asif Hayat were offered in Kohat today. His funeral prayers were attended by police and military officials besides large number of locals. The martyred was laid to rest with full honor. Police constable, Asif Hayat was shot dead by miscreants, when he was on way to home after performing his duty. Source: Radio Pakistan

Housing Minister urges provinces, NDMA for prompt monsoon emergency response

Minister of Housing and Works Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada has called for provincial and state authorities to coordinate with National Disaster Management Authority to ensure a prompt and effective response to monsoon-related emergencies.

Chairing a me…

Minister of Housing and Works Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada has called for provincial and state authorities to coordinate with National Disaster Management Authority to ensure a prompt and effective response to monsoon-related emergencies. Chairing a meeting in Islamabad today, he emphasized that the formation of National Disaster Response Committee for strengthening country's disaster management framework and coordination between the Federal and Provincial Governments. On this occasion, PDMA Punjab and Sindh were instructed to continue surveillance of river water levels, eradicate encroachments on waterways and riverbanks, and ensure a state of readiness for potential flood emergencies. In her remarks, Coordinator to the Prime Minister on Climate Change Romina Khurshid Alam directed PDMAs/SDMAs to develop standardized response plans for effective disaster management, which will subsequently be presented to the Prime Minister during next follow up meeting. Chairman NDMA Lieutenant General Inam Haider Malik u rged relevant departments to secure critical infrastructure such as roads and communication networks against potential threats. Source: Radio Pakistan

Pak, Azerbaijan agree to enhance trade, investment upto $2b

Special Investment Facilitation Council has facilitated agreements and MOUs for bolstering cooperation between Pakistan and Azerbaijan in diverse fields.

The two countries have agreed to enhance mutual trade and investment from one million dollars t…

Special Investment Facilitation Council has facilitated agreements and MOUs for bolstering cooperation between Pakistan and Azerbaijan in diverse fields. The two countries have agreed to enhance mutual trade and investment from one million dollars to two billion dollars. They have signed fifteen memorandums of understanding and agreements covering trade, tourism, minerals, science and technology, law and justice and cultural exchange programs. Source: Radio Pakistan

PM welcomes ICJ’s opinion on Israeli atrocities in Palestinian

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has welcomed ICJ’s historic advisory opinion on Israeli atrocities in occupied Palestinian territory.

In a post on his X handle, the Prime Minister said the ICJ ruling that Israel must end its occupation and illegal se…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has welcomed ICJ's historic advisory opinion on Israeli atrocities in occupied Palestinian territory. In a post on his X handle, the Prime Minister said the ICJ ruling that Israel must end its occupation and illegal settlements is vindication of the legitimate struggle of the brave Palestinian people. The Prime Minister urged the international community and the UN to implement the ruling, ensuring Palestinian self-determination through a two state solution in line with the relevant UN resolutions. The Prime Minister said Pakistan contributed to the case, demonstrating its unwavering commitment to the Palestinian cause. Source: Radio Pakistan