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  • Conference on Islamic, Buddhist art held

    Dr Pornchai Pinyapong, from Thailand, was invited to the opening of an international conference of experts on Islamic and Buddhist art in Islamabad as the chief guest...

    Foreign guests from various countries, including Sri Lanka, South Korea, Thailand and the Maldives, as well as diplomats from various missions in the city attended the conference, which included visits to the Lok Virsa Folk Art Museum and sacred monuments...

  • Council of Islamic Ideology terms certain sections of NAB law 'un-Islamic'

    The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) on Thursday termed some sections of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999, as going against the Shariah...

    Addressing a press conference on Thursday, chairman of the CII, Dr Qibla Ayaz, said the council held a two-day-long meeting during which it concluded that sections 14-D, 15-A and 26 of the NAO were un-Islamic...

  • First international PNDS conference on non-communicable diseases begins in Lahore

    The first Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) International Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) began in Lahore on Friday, with the theme 4x4: Four NCDs & four shared modified risk factors...

    The conference, organised and hosted by the PNDS in collaboration with The Nutrition Society United Kingdom and Ireland, is being attended by medical practitioners and experts from Pakistan as well as those representing...

  • Portfolio: Lahore Lahore hai

    Depicting Lahore in images is an old practice and its early patterns could be found in the miniature paintings of the Mughal era...

    Lahore, being the cultural hub, played a vital role in the arts, literature and culture in the mid-20th century; especially, visual art was inspired by the rich panoramic beauty of the walled city and life around its 13 gates, so an exclusive genre of cityscape came into existence, as early as the...

  • Satire lightens up Urdu conference mood on penultimate day

    KARACHI: It would be an understatement to suggest that the session dedicated to the popular humorist and satirist Anwar Masood on the third day of the 8th International Urdu Conference brought the house down on Thursday evening...

    Before unleashing a series of quatrains, Masood described the moment of being in the conference as ‘unfaramoshable’ and ‘unbayanable’ (funny coinage of Urdu words that had English prefixes and suffixes,...

  • PTI postpones conference

    LAHORE: The Punjab chapter of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf has postponed its All Opposition Parties Conference for the second time – in solidarity with those killed in the massive earthquake in the country...

  • Conference on evidence-based dentistry begins today

    LAHORE: The Institute for Advancement of Dental Sciences and Research (IADSR), in collaboration with University of Health Sciences (UHS), is organising a three-day international conference on evidence based dentistry from Friday (today)...

    The theme of the conference is “Choosing the best treatment for your patient”...

  • Pakistan Investment Conference from Nov 4

    ISLAMABAD: The two-day ‘Pakistan Investment Conference’, ogranised by the Board of Investment (BoI), will open in the capital on November 4, BoI Chairman Dr Miftah Ismail said on Friday...

    Briefing newsmen about the preparation of the investment conference, Ismail said that over 300 delegates from 29 countries and 238 local investors have confirmed their participation...

  • APSG conference held

    LAHORE: The two-day 7th All Pakistan Secretary General (APSG) Conference began under the auspices of Centre for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) on Monday...

  • Pakistan to host Saarc conference on anti-corruption

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will host a South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) conference on anti-corruption soon...

    This was said by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry while speaking at a conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on Wednesday...

  • Three-day ambassadors’ conference starts on 9th

    ISLAMABAD: The government has convened a three-day conference of its ambassadors and high commissioners beginning from Tuesday (June 9) for devising a strategy for dealing with evolving situation in the region...

    The conference to be attended by envoys posted in countries that are part of the South Asian Association for Reg­ional Cooperation, Economic Co­­ope­ration Organisation and in Gulf regions would be inaugurated by Adviser to...

  • 'Fleeing from courts is not our way,' Nawaz says in much-awaited press conference

    Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif addressed a much-awaited press conference on Tuesday, two days after returning from London where he had been attending to his ailing spouse...

    The press conference followed an appearance earlier in the day at a National Accountability Bureau (NAB) court hearing references against him and his family as ordered by the Supreme Court in its decision on the Panama Papers case...

  • Ahmed Raza Khan pioneered two-nation theory, conference told

    KARACHI: Imam Ahmed Raza Khan was a great visionary and had enunciated the two-nation theory in British India much before Allama Iqbal delivered his famous lecture on the issue in Allahabad, said a scholar at a conference held to discuss the political views of the revered Muslim thinker and religious scholar...

    The conference, titled ‘Expert of social sciences Imam Ahmed Raza Khan’s political views, their effects and implementation’,...

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