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  • Janjua highlights Pakistan efforts for regional security

    He said Pakistan attached great importance to its ties with Iran and was committed to overcoming all irritants for its improvement...

    In his meeting with Japanese ambassador Takashi Kurai, the adviser apprised him of Pakistan’s efforts to build cooperative relations with its neighbours on basis of mutual respect and coexistence...

  • Photography exhibition at SU highlights 70 years of UK-Pakistan friendship

    HYDERABAD: Acting British Deputy High Commissioner in Karachi Steve Crossman on Tuesday observed that education played an important role in friendship between the United Kingdom and Pakistan as the two countries looked to progress together...

    He noted that Pakistan was the recipient of the biggest education programme — the department for international development (DFID) — anywhere in world...

  • WB highlights Pakistan’s business reforms

    The report, released on Wednesday, also highlights various steps Pakistan has taken in the last 10 years to improve the business environment...

    The report notes that in 2018, Pakistan made starting a business easier by enhancing the online one-stop registration system, replacing several forms for incorporation with a single application and establishing information exchange between the registry and the tax authority...

  • US report highlights murky world of ‘contractors’ in Pakistan

    WASHINGTON: “The contractor must maintain a constant capability to surge to any location within Afghanistan or Pakistan” within a 30-day period, says an official US announcement released in 2010...

    The announcement — highlighted by The Nation, the oldest US weekly, in May 2010 — solicits bids from private war contractors to secure and ship US military equipment through sensitive areas of Pakistan into Afghanistan...

  • US report highlights Pakistan-China ‘closeness’ in Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON: A bipartisan report to the US Congress claims that there’s an understanding between China and Pakistan on how to protect their interests in Afghanistan and Islamabad enjoys a leading role in this strategy...

    “The increasing closeness of the China-Pakistan relationship means that, for the most part, Beijing’s Afghanistan policy has hewed closely to that of Islamabad, with Islamabad taking the lead,” the report adds...

  • US report highlights serious rights violations in India and Pakistan

    WASHINGTON: The US State Department’s annual report on human rights on Tuesday identified unlawful, arbitrary and extrajudicial killings and disappearances as major issues in both India and Pakistan...

    ”According to this report, torture and cases of cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment were common in both India and Pakistan...

  • WB report highlights risks posed by Covid to Pakistan’s economy

    ISLAMABAD: A new World Bank report released on Wednesday termed new waves of infection, emergence of vaccine-resistant strains coupled with setbacks in mass vaccinations as major risks to the economic outlook of Pakistan...

    As critical revenue-enhancing reforms gain pace and expenditure rationalisation efforts resume, the fiscal deficit is projected to gradually narrow over the medium-term, the report says while warning that still,...

  • In letter to UK govt, Dr Faisal highlights 'obvious discrepancies' in decision to retain Pakistan on red list

    Following the uproar over the United Kingdom's (UK) decision to retain Pakistan on its Covid travel red list while moving India to the amber, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Health Dr Faisal Sultan has written a letter to British Health Secretary Sajid Javid, comparing Pakistan's pandemic statistics with those of other countries in the region and pointing out "obvious discrepancies" that highlight the better situation here... ...

  • PM Imran highlights Pakistan’s vulnerabilities at climate moot

    UNITED NATIONS: Prime Minister Imran Khan highlighted Pakistan’s extreme vulnerability to climate change at a UN-sponsored meeting on Monday as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson reminded rich nations that they had reaped the benefits of pollution and now’s the time for them to share their responsibilities as well...

    He informed the world leaders that Pakistan had replaced two planned 2600MW coal power plants with hydropower...

  • 3rd T20: New Zealand hammer Pakistan by 95 runs to win T20 series

    WELLINGTON: Corey Anderson whacked a career-best 82 not out and followed up with two wickets as New Zealand demolished Pakistan by 95 runs in their deciding Twenty20 in Wellington on Friday...

    New Zealand wrapped up the series 2-1 after being sent into bat and making an imposing 196 before rolling Pakistan for 101 in the 17th over...

  • 4-0: Bangladesh hammer Pakistan on way to maiden T20 triumph

    DHAKA: Pakistan's miserable tour of Bangladesh continued as the hosts recorded their first-ever Twenty20 win over the rivals with a seven-wicket romp in Dhaka on Friday...

    Debutant seamer Mustafizur Rahman took two for 20 in four overs as Pakistan, electing to bat after winning the toss, were restricted to 141 for five at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium...

  • World T20: Pakistan turn it on to beat Bangladesh by 55 runs

    KOLKATA: Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi led by example as his team put a tumultuous build-up behind them to launch their bid for a second World Twenty20 title with a 55-run victory against qualifiers Bangladesh on Wednesday...

    It took a lot of cajoling from the organisers to convince Pakistan to shed their security apprehensions and once they landed for the tournament, Afridi's comments about getting more love in India than in...

  • Pakistan women restrict Bangladesh to 113-9 in World T20

    Pakistan put up an extraordinary effort in the field and managed to run four Bangladesh batters out restricting the latter to 113-9 in their third Women's World T20 group stage match at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi on Thursday...

    Pakistan wicket-keeper Sidra Nawaz, who was a live-wire behind the stumps, was involved in two of the four run-outs while spinner Anam Amin bagged two wickets...

  • Bismah stars again as Pakistan sweep Bangladesh T20 series

    Bismah Maroof starred with the bat once again as Pakistan defeated Bangladesh by 34 runs to sweep the two-match T20 series at the Southend Club in Karachi on Thursday...

    Pakistan captain Sana Mir opted to bat again on a slow pitch but her side struggled to get out of the blocks early on, and lost opener Javeria Khan in the fifth over with the score at 15...

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