PM felicitates China on commencement of its New Year

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has extended heartiest congratulations to China’s President Xi Jinping and the people of China on the start of the Chinese New Year.In a tweet on Sunday, he prayed that may the Year of the Rabbit be filled with love, peace…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has extended heartiest congratulations to China's President Xi Jinping and the people of China on the start of the Chinese New Year.

In a tweet on Sunday, he prayed that may the Year of the Rabbit be filled with love, peace and prosperity for our Chinese friends.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Act of Holy Quran’s desecration in Sweden unacceptable: PM

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has condemned act of desecration of the Holy Quran by a right-wing extremist in Sweden.In a tweet today, he said no words are enough to adequately condemn the abhorrable act.The Prime Minister said garb of the freedom of e…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has condemned act of desecration of the Holy Quran by a right-wing extremist in Sweden.

In a tweet today, he said no words are enough to adequately condemn the abhorrable act.

The Prime Minister said garb of the freedom of expression cannot be used to hurt the religious emotions of 1.5 billion Muslims across the world. He said this act is unacceptable.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Political stability vital for progress, prosperity: Shahid Khaqan

PML-N leader and Former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has urged the need of political stability to put the country on the path of progress and prosperity.He said this while talking to Journalists at Press Club along with former Finance Minister M…

PML-N leader and Former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has urged the need of political stability to put the country on the path of progress and prosperity.

He said this while talking to Journalists at Press Club along with former Finance Minister Miftah Ismail in Quetta on Sunday.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi added that constitution of Pakistan has the solution to overcome all problems.

On this occasion, former Finance Minister Miftah Ismail said we have to focus to uplift agriculture sector in the country.

Source: Radio Pakistan

NA Speaker felicitates Chinese govt, people on commencement of their New Year

Speaker of National Assembly Raja Pervez Ashraf and has felicitated the government and the people of China on commencement of Chinese New Year today. In his message, he expressed their belief that the Chinese would continue to progress and develop owi…

Speaker of National Assembly Raja Pervez Ashraf and has felicitated the government and the people of China on commencement of Chinese New Year today.

In his message, he expressed their belief that the Chinese would continue to progress and develop owing to their national traits of hard work and commitment.

The Speaker expressed his confidence that Pak-China Friendship would not only enable both countries to flourish and develop but regional progress also hinges upon unbreakable ties between both countries.

He said the successful completion of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor projects manifested the willingness of both nations and their masses to cooperate for mutual benefit.

Deputy Speaker Zahid Durrani also felicitated the Chinese nation and expressed his good wishes for the progress and prosperity of the Chinese people.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Seven Pakistani UN peacekeepers martyred in 2022

At least thirty two UN peacekeepers, including seven from Pakistan, lost their lives in different peacekeeping missions in 2022.United Nation’s Staff Union President Aitor Arauz in a statement said six Pakistani peacekeepers were martyred in a helicopt…

At least thirty two UN peacekeepers, including seven from Pakistan, lost their lives in different peacekeeping missions in 2022.

United Nation’s Staff Union President Aitor Arauz in a statement said six Pakistani peacekeepers were martyred in a helicopter crash in east of the Democratic Republic of Congo while the seventh lost his life in an attack by an armed group in the same country.

The statement added that peacekeepers and the civilian personnel who work side by side with them are on the front lines of the United Nations’ work in the world’s most challenging environments.

Pakistan has been one of the largest contributors of uniformed personnel to U.N. peacekeeping operations.

Since 1960s, Pakistan has contributed over 200,000 troops to 43 missions. In its service to the cause of peace, Pakistan lost 157 of its bravest who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Tanveer urges journalist community to play its role for betterment of society

Minister for Federal Education Rana Tanveer Hussain has urged the journalist community to play its role for the betterment of society.Addressing a ceremony at Muridke Press Club on Sunday, he termed journalism as a sacred profession and an important pi…

Minister for Federal Education Rana Tanveer Hussain has urged the journalist community to play its role for the betterment of society.

Addressing a ceremony at Muridke Press Club on Sunday, he termed journalism as a sacred profession and an important pillar of society.

He said writers should raise the voice of the oppressed and weak segments of society.

He said writers should come forward and play their role for the development and security of Pakistan.

Source: Radio Pakistan