Inflation measured through the Sensitive Price Index (SPI) posted an increase of 1.07 per cent for the week ended on November 18, driven by a sharp rise in the prices of essential food items, data released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) confirmed. The PBS data showed that this is the sixth consecutive week […]
On 10 October 2021, Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the establishment of a Rehmatul-lil-Alameen (Mercy to Mankind) Authority in the country to ensure the implementation of the teachings of the Holy Prophet (saw) in society. “It is my belief that the country cannot progress without following the true teachings of Islam because certain things have […]
The Current Account Deficit (CAD) has increased by a whopping 81 per cent in August to $1,476 million compared to July during this fiscal year (FY22), mainly because of an ever-rising imports bill. Mr Tarin, Minister for Finance & Revenue, observed that the economy was in a state of growth and there was an increased […]
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday, 16 August 2021, launched the Single National Curriculum at a ceremony in Islamabad. He spoke about how cultural imposition is tantamount to ‘mental slavery,’ saying that Afghans had “broken the shackles of slavery.” His comments came as the Taliban effectively took control of Afghanistan, after days of rapid advances […]
On 17 July 2021, the Interior Minister, Sheikh Rashid, stated that a 15-member team of Chinese investigators has joined the ongoing investigations into the Dasu bus explosion of 14 July, in which nine Chinese citizens were killed. He said, “We completely reassure the Chinese government that these culprits, hidden hands and enemies of CPEC and […]
The revenue target for the next financial year, 2021-22, is targeted at Rs. 5.829 trillion, compared to Rs 4.691 trillion for the closing financial year, 2020-21, showing an overall increase of Rs1.138tr (24 percent). This is whilst the IMF has set a target of Rs 10 trillion for 2024-2025.
Overwhelmed by public pressure to mobilize Pakistan Army to Al-Aqsa Masjid, Foreign Minister Shah, Mahmood Qureshi, used the National Assembly platform to raise a call for countrywide peaceful protests against the ongoing Jewish aggression in Palestine. The protests are to be held on Friday 21 May 2021. As for General Bajwa, he has not even […]
“I call on Western governments who have outlawed any negative comment on the holocaust to use the same standards to penalize those deliberately spreading their message of hate against Muslims by abusing our Prophet (PBUH),” Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan said on 17 April 2021, the day before the regime opened fire on Muslims demanding […]
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday, 17th March 2012, requested the National Assembly Speaker, Asad Qaiser to “immediately” constitute an inter-party parliamentary committee, in order to discuss electoral reforms and end the perennial issue of corrupt practices in polls.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday, 17th February 2021, voiced concern that if proportional representation of actual voting strength of the political parties was not reflected in the 3rd March 2021 Senate elections, a collapse of the entire system may result.
Nawaz-Modi Meeting in Ufa, Russia The Muslims of Pakistan and Kashmir are angered by the Nawaz-Modi meeting on 10th July 2015, which took place on the side-lines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization meeting in Ufa, Russia. As for the declaration issued after this meeting, it stated that the two sides agreed on expediting the Mumbai […]