Gold rates in Pakistan today – 22 May, 2024

The current prices for both 24K and 22K gold are based on information from the Sarafa Jewelers Association. On Tuesday, May 21, 2024,...

Pakistan announces launch of multi-mission communication satellite PakSAT-MM1R

Suparco says satellite to be launched from China’s Xichang Satellite Launch Centre on May 30 ISLAMABAD: After the successful launch of iCube...

Opposition, civil society bodies, journalists reject Punjab Defamation Bill as ‘regressive’

Bill’s definition of ‘journalists’ and ‘newspapers’ set a dangerous precedent for stifling freedom of expression Omar Ayub terms legislation black law,...

Working to facilitate private sector to help push economy on right track: PM

-- Expresses satisfaction over economic situation in the country -- Says due to govt policies, inflation rate is on the nosedive ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister...

IHC issues notices on pleas challenging Dar’s appointment as deputy prime minister

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday issued notices, seeking replies from the respondents on the petition challenging the appointment of...

PM Shehbaz Sharif undertakes visit to UAE tomorrow amid push for investment

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Shehbaz Sharif will undertake an official visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) on May 23 (tomorrow), sources informed...

Pakistan observes day of mourning for Iranian crash victims

ISLAMABAD: The country is observing a day of mourning on Tuesday as a show of solidarity with the government and people of...

Punjab CM launches pilot project to make Lahore best eco-friendly city

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz Sharif reached LDA Avenue-1 to launch a pilot project to make Lahore the best eco-friendly residential...

Iranian people not to forget concern of Pakistan over death of President Raisi: Envoy

ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of Iran Reza Amiri Moghadam has extended his heartfelt gratitude to the government and people of Pakistan for expressing sympathies...

PM forms body to hold consultations on Peca 2016 amendments

Committee will review Peca 2016, ensure consensus on amendments and submit recommendations within 15 days Headed by Sanaullah, Senator Sherry Rehman,...

CPEC brought US$25.4 billion in direct investment, 236000 jobs, says Amb Jiang

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador Mr Jiang Zaidong Tuesday said that China, Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has brought a total of US $25.4 billion...

PTI lambasts mandate thieves for targeting upright judges

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Central Information Secretary Raoof Hasan came down hard on the mandate thieves for their organized assaults, onslaught and...

Railway fares decreased by over 50%

LAHORE: In view of the recent decline in diesel prices, the Pakistan Railways Department has announced a significant reduction in train fares...

Pervaiz Elahi arrives home after bail in illegal recruitment case

Kot Lakhpat Jail administration confirms former Punjab chief minister’s release LHC’s Justice Sultan Tanveer granted his bail plea in LAHORE: In a...

Acting President visits Iranian Embassy, offers condolences

ISLAMABAD: Acting President Syed Yousuf Raza Gillani visited the Embassy of Iran on Tuesday to offer condolences over the sad demise of...