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Thursday, October 28th, 2021


PM convenes NSC meeting tomorrow: Fawad


ISLAMABAD, 28 Oct 2021 (DNA) : Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said on Thursday that in view of the situation arising out of the illegal activities of a banned party, Prime Minister Imran Khan has convened a meeting of the National Security Committee tomorrow(Friday). In a tweet, he said that other issues related to national security would also be considered in the meeting.

Aus vs SL: Mitchell Starc a doubt for Sri Lanka clash after being hit by ball


Australia paceman Mitchell Starc is being monitored by medical staff after being hit by a ball just above his knee during training ahead of their T20 World Cup match against Sri Lanka, the team said on Thursday. Left-armer Starc was struck by a return ball when bowling at practice earlier this week but he trained on Wednesday. He had not been ruled out of the Sri Lanka game, which starts at 7pm in Dubai, a team spokesman said. Video posted in Australian media on Thursday showed Starc grimacing and hobblingRead More

NDMA organized Parliamentarian Caucus


ISLAMABAD, Oct 28 :National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) organized a parliamentarian caucus in collaboration with the Ministry of National Food Security, Research and Ministry of Climate Change on disaster risk management. Participants from across the party lines including senators, members of national and provincial assemblies, officials from international agencies, humanitarian networks and Director Generals of Provincial Disaster Management Authorities participated in the caucus. The aim of the caucus was to highlight the role of parliamentarians in disaster management. It also aimed to develop understanding and promoting dialogue on various aspectsRead More

Seminar on Kashmir Black Day in Belarus


DNA MINSK: The Embassy organised a Seminar on Kashmir Black Day on 28 October 2021. The programme included a video documentary on Kashmir dispute, messages of the President and Prime Minister of Pakistan and photographic exhibition. Addressing the participants, Ambassador of Pakistan to Belarus Sajjad Haider Khan gave the genesis of the dispute, International Law and UNSC Resolutions on the dispute. He further highlighted Indian ongoing repressions against the Kashmiris, rising threat of RSS, Hindutva ideology & their impact on the #SAARC region in general and Illegally Occupied J &Read More

Indian atrocities failed to break Kashmiris’ resolve: Ambassador Haque


BEIJING, 28 Oct 2021 : Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, Moin ul Haque on Thursday paid tribute to the struggle of the people of Jammu & Kashmir against Indian occupation and said despite endless atrocities of the Indian forces against innocent Kashmiris it had failed to break their resolve. Speaking on the occasion of ‘Kashmir Black Day’ observed with solemnity at the Embassy of Pakistan here, he said that Indian repression in the Occupied Kashmir had especially become more intensified and horrifying levels after the August 2019’s illegal and unilateral actionsRead More

HEC announces Nov3 as last date to apply for FDP 2021-22


ISLAMABAD, Oct 28 : The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced November 3, (Wednesday), as last date to apply for Faculty Development Programme (FDP) (Batch-III) for the academic year 2021-22 . HEC has invited applications for the programme Pakistani/AJK faculty members of public/private sector Higher Educational Institution’s/Universities. According to the Project Director Human Resource Development Division HEC, the programme is announced under the Higher Education Commission’s project entitled Faculty Development Programme for Pakistani Universities. Sharing the further details, the official told APP that the scholarship programme provides an opportunity toRead More