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Tajikistan extends humanitarian support to Pakistan

DNA DHUSHANBE: The brotherly nation of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan are facing serious problems due to heavy rains and floods that have been going on for more than a month. As a result of natural disasters, 1,265 people were killed, 33 million citizens of this country were affected. More than a million residential buildings, roads and bridges, other infrastructure facilities and agricultural land have been completely destroyed. In connection with this difficult situation, on behalf of the Leader of the Nation, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Read More

PTI criticism of army is ‘constructive’, claims Imran in Peshawar rally

Peshawar: Former prime minister Imran Khan, during his speech at a PTI rally in Peshawar on Tuesday, explained that his criticism of the army was “constructive and for its own improvement” as opposed to the comments made in the past by incumbent government leaders — clips of which were shown on the big screen in front of PTI supporters as he tried making his point. “Those from the PML-N should get this straight that we are the people who would strengthen this country’s institutions,” he said. “And even if weRead More

PM Shehbaz says, Bids to pitch people against Army to fail

COAS General Bajwa says Freedom owed  to sacrifices  of Martyrs Irshad Ali ISLAMABAD: Anyone intending to hurt the bond between the country’s armed forces and its people is not a friend of Pakistan, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said in his message on Defence Day. Pakistan is observing today (Tuesday) Defence Day with patriotic zeal and zest and remembering the valorous martyrs of the 1965 war, as the nation continues its battle against historic floods. The nation observes the day every year on September 6 to pay homage to the shuhahda and ghazis of the battleRead More

ACDC-ISSI In-house Meeting on “Paks Defence Day: 75 Years of National Defence” 

ISLAMABAD, SEP 6: /DNA/ – The Arms Control and Disarmament Centre (ACDC) at the Institute of Strategic Studies, Islamabad (ISSI) organised an in-house meeting to celebrate Pakistan Defence Day titled  “Pakistan`s Defence Day: 75 Years of National Defence” On Tuesday, September 06 , 2022 In his opening remarks, Malik Qasim Mustafa, Director ACDC, highlighted that every year, the Pakistan nation celebrates September 6 as Pakistan’s Defence Day. The nation commemorates this national day as one of the proudest moments in Pakistan’s history when our Pakistani soldiers sacrificed their lives to safeguardRead More

COAS spends entire day in far-flung flood affected areas of Balochistan

DNA QUETTA, SEP 6: General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) spent a complete defence & martyrs’ day visiting far-flung flood affected areas of Balochistan today. On arrival, COAS visited army flood relief camp at Usta Muhammad, Jafferabad district where he was briefed about ongoing rescue and relief operations. COAS met with the troops and appreciated their efforts for the flood affecties.COAS visited flood relief and medical camps and spent time with the locals to have on ground information about plans to mitigate their problems. COAS also visitedRead More

Gold extends gains in Pakistan amid inflationary crisis

KARACHI: Amid a financial crisis in the country in the wake of massive devastations caused by flash floods, the gold price in Pakistan jumped by Rs3,050 per tola as unruly inflation and the intensifying economic crisis fed demand for the safe-haven metal. According to the All Sindh Sarafa and Jewellers Association (ASSJA), the price per tola gold settled at Rs151,150. Meanwhile, the price rose by Rs2,615 per gram to settle at Rs129,587. The yellow metal cumulatively gained Rs12,150 per tola since the last five sessions (Thursday-Tuesday). The yellow metal hadRead More