Friday, April 21st, 2023
FS conveys concern to Sudanese ambassador about situation in Khartoum According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Mumtaz Zahra Baloch, the Foreign Secretary hoped the Sudanese authorities would take all measures to ensure the safety and security of Pakistanis in Sudan. The Foreign Secretary held an online coordination meeting with Pakistani missions in Khartoum and surrounding countries on the situation in Sudan. She said the Pakistani government was working with partner countries to ensure the safety and security of Pakistanis in Sudan besides considering the option of evacuation.
ISLAMABAD, Apr 21 (APP): National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervez Ashraf has extended warm greetings to Muslim Ummah and fellow countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. In his message, Speaker Raja Pervez Ashraf felicitate his elders, brothers, sisters and children on the joyous occasion of Eid. “We are thankful to Allah Almighty who blesses us the opportunity to keep fasts, offer prayers and help our needy brothers and sisters during the month of Ramazan,’’ he said. He said that Eid day brings happiness for us; however, the true joy emanatesRead More
LAHORE, Apr 21 (APP): Caretaker Chief Minister Punjab Mohsin Naqvi here on Friday congratulated the nation on sighting of Shawal moon (Chand Raat). Mohsin Naqvi said that Eid-ul-Fitr is a special gift of Allah Almighty for the Muslims. He prayed that may Allah Almighty accept our prayers performed in the Holy month of Ramadan. Eid-ul-Fitr is the name to include a common man in our happiness as taking care of others is the essence of Islam. Mohsin Naqvi said, “We should include the impoverished in our festivities and take care ofRead More
BEIJING, Apr 21 (APP): Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to the Lanting Forum on Chinese Modernization and the World held at the Meet-the-World Lounge in Shanghai. President Xi pointed out that realizing modernization is a relentless pursuit of the Chinese people since modern times began. It is also the common aspiration of people of all countries. In pursuing modernization, a country needs to follow certain general patterns. More importantly, it should proceed from its own realities and develop its own features. After a long and arduous quest,Read More
KARACHI, Apr 21 (APP): All the arrangements to facilitate the faithful on the occasion of the holy festival Eid-ul-fitr, falling on April 22, have been finalized in the metropolis. Prominent scholars will lead the congregational Eid prayers and will shed light on the teachings of the Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him). Special prayers will also be held for sustainable development, progress, and prosperity of the homeland “Pakistan”. The Sindh Solid Waste Management Board (SSWMB) and the district municipal administrations (DMCs), Central, East, West, South, Malir, Kemari and Korangi haveRead More
Int’l Earth Day 2023 tomorrow The United Nations calls the event ‘International Mother Earth Day’. The Earth Day is usually celebrated with outdoor performances, where individuals or groups perform acts of service to Earth. Typical ways of observing Earth Day include planting trees, picking up roadside trash, conducting various programs for recycling and conservation, and using recyclable containers for snacks and lunches. Some people are encouraged to sign petitions to governments, calling for stronger or immediate action to stop global warming and reverse environmental destruction. Television stations frequently air programsRead More