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Tag Archives: Islamabad

Nawaz chairs APC to build consensus on China-Pakistan Corridor


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was chairing an All-Parties Conference (APC) here on Thursday to build consensus on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. This is the second APC meeting to built  CPEC project. The first APC took place on May 13. The conference has been called to build consensus among political parties and remove any concerns they have regarding the ... Read More »

Chinese Foreign Minister arrives in Islamabad

Wang Yi

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has arrived in Islamabad on a two-day visit with an eight-member delegation. Chinese Foreign Minister will hold delegation-level talks with Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz. Wang Yi will also call on the President and the Prime Minister. Pakistan-China “Year of Friendly Exchanges” will also be launched during ... Read More »

All set for PTI rally in Islamabad today

ISLAMABAD: All arrangements have been finalized as Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is going to show its muscles again at D-Chowk in the federal capital today, Geo News reported.   PTI Chairman Imran Khan will announce his new future plan of his movement in the rally today.   Khan on Saturday said his protest sit-in will continue till justice is done and ... Read More »

Transport services suspended between Faisalabad, Islamabad ahead of PTI’s Nov 30 rally

FAISALABAD: A day ahead of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s ‘decisive’ rally in Islamabad, transporters in Faisalabad refused to book passengers for Islamabad. There are four leading transport services from Faisalabad to Islamabad and none of them are taking bookings. Interestingly, the owner of the biggest fleet of buses on the Faisalabad-Islamabad route is Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz MNA Asim Nazeer. Daewoo and other ... Read More »

Will attend PTI Islamabad Jalsa at any cost: Shaikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Awami Muslim League (AML) leader Shaikh Rasheed on Friday categorically said he will attend Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) rally on November 30 in Islamabad. According to a statement issued here, Shaikh Rasheed said that he shook hands with PTI chief Imran Khan and won’t parts ways with the latter at any cost. He said:“There would be a war in Rawalpindi ... Read More »

Islamabad tests negative as polio found in eight cities

ISLAMABAD: The capital and the industrial town of Faisalabad were the only two cities that emerged polio-free from the latest round of testing. Although Peshawar was declared polio-free in September, but recent samples taken from the city’s sewage have once again tested positive for the poliovirus. Samples taken from around the country showed that sewage from Rawalpindi, Lahore, Multan, Karachi, ... Read More »

Pakistan to host 19th SAARC summit in Islamabad

KATHMANDU, Nepal: Pakistan will host the 19th summit of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in Islamabad. This was announced by Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in his address to the 18th SAARC summit being held in the Nepal’s capital. “Pakistan was pleased to host the next SAARC Summit in Islamabad,” Prime Minister said. Pakistan attaches high importance to ... Read More »

Police arrest suspected TTP terrorist from Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: A suspected terrorist of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has been arrested by Islamabad police and have recovered explosives from him. SSP Islamabad police Azmatullah Junejo reported that the suspected terrorist Mairaj Khan is a resident of South Waziristan and 2 hand grenades, a detonator, 9 batteries and a remote control has been recovered from his possession. Police arrested ... Read More »