Latest on TVI

Pakistan

State Bank unveils Commemorative coin worth Rs. 50 in memory of Edhi

State Bank unveils Commemorative coin worth Rs. 50 in memory of Edhi

Abdul Sattar Edhi is only social worker who has been honored with a Commemorative coin. The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has launched a special coin on March 31 in honour of late humanitarian and Edhi Foundation Chairman Abdul Sattar Edhi. Keeping in view, the meritorious services rendered to humanity, the Federal government had directed State Bank of Pakistan for ... Read More »

Pakistan’s young entrepreneurs share creative ideas at Startup Weekend

Pakistan's young entrepreneurs share creative ideas at Startup Weekend

Startup Weekend brings together tech entrepreneurs in Karachi Local Pakistani entrepreneurs gathered to present their innovative ideas at Google-powered ‘Startup Weekend’, hosted by Karachi-based technology incubator, Nest I/O. Google-powered ‘Startup Weekend’ event is a global campaign, which is organized in over 150 cities all over the world. Over 60 ideas were pitched in total of which 27 companies were shortlisted ... Read More »

CPEC Center of Excellence inaugurated in Islamabad

CPEC Center of Excellence

Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated CPEC Center of Excellence in Islamabad First official think tank to research on different aspects of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been launched in Islamabad. Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal inaugurated CPEC Center of Excellence in Islamabad. Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Ahsan Iqbal said the center will serve as guiding ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first Phased Array Radar developed by CUST University students

Pakistan’s first Phased Array Radar developed by CUST University studentsPakistan’s first Phased Array Radar developed by CUST University students

Capital University of Science & Technology (CUST) Islamabad has successfully conducted a field trial for Pakistan’s first ever Phased Array Radar. Capital University of Science & Technology (CUST) in Islamabad has successfully conducted a field trial for Pakistan’s first ever Phased Array Radar. The radar which will be used for air surveillance has been pioneered under Controls and Signal Processing ... Read More »

Pakistan and Turkish Special Forces participate in Military Exercise in Ankara

Pakistan and Turkish Special Forces participate in Military Exercise 'JINNAH' in Ankara, Turkey during 4-19 March 2017.

Pakistan and Turkey to enhance cooperation between Armed Forces to address common challenges of regional security. Pakistani and Turkish Special Forces took part in joint military exercise ‘JINNAH’ held between 4-19 March 2017 in Ankara, Turkey. The joint military exercise ‘JINNAH’, named after Quaid-i Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, was conducted by the Special Forces of Turkey and Pakistan between 4-19 ... Read More »

FIA arrested 3 bloggers for blasphemous content on social media

Three bloggers arrested on violating Cyber Crime Bill

Anti-Terrorism Court granted seven-day remand and ordered FIA to submit report 31st March The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Pakistan has arrested three persons allegedly involved in a case regarding blasphemous content publishing on social media websites. The arrested bloggers were presented before Syed Kausar Abbas Zaidi at Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) where seven-day physical remand was granted on FIA request to ... Read More »

Dubai’s Burj Khalifa to light up with colours of Pakistan’s flag

Dubai's Burj Khalifa to light up with colours of Pakistan's flag on Pakistan Day 2017

Dubai to celebrate 77th ‘Pakistan Day’ with a lavish LED light show Dubai’s Burj Khalifa – world’s tallest building- will be lit up with the colours of Pakistani national flag Thursday (23 March 2017) evening to celebrate Pakistan Day. This patriotic light show will mean a great a deal to some 1.2 million Pakistanis living in the United Arab Emirates ... Read More »

Impressive Military Parade marks Pakistan Day 2017 celebrations

Pakistan Day Parade 2017

Chinese and Saudi troops and a Turkish military band featured at the Pakistan Day Parade in Islamabad. The 77th Pakistan Day is being celebrated by the nation on Thursday (23 March 2017) with enthusiasm and pledge to make the country stronger by wiping out the menace of terrorism, achieving sustainable economic growth and political stability. The day marks the historic ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first woman foreign secretary Tehmina Janjua assumes charge

Pakistan’s first woman Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua

Tehmina Janjua became Pakistan’s first Woman Foreign Secretary. Tehmina Janjua on Monday assumed charge as the new foreign secretary of Pakistan, becoming the first woman in the history of the country to assume the position. Janjua served as a representative to the United Nations Geneva before being assigned this post. She replaces Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry, who has been ... Read More »

Pakistan Government agrees on two-year extension of Military courts

Pakistan Government agrees on two-year extension of Military courts

The political parties in both houses of the Parliament agreed on extending the tenure of military courts for two years. After a series of discussions and meetings, the Pakistan government and opposition both have agreed to revive the military courts for a two-year period, until January 2019. The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), which had been opposing the government’s draft for ... Read More »

Copyright © 2016 TVI