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Pakistan and Austria plan joint educational institute

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Pakistan and Austria are partnering up to develop a technology institution in Pakistan Pakistan and Austria are collaborating to develop the Pak-Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology (PAF-IAST) at the University of Haripur in Pakistan. The announcement was made as higher education commissions of both countries after a meeting. During the meeting with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) ... Read More »

Four star-studded Pakistani movies to watch this Eid

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Four Pakistani movies you should watch this Eid This Eid brings good news for Pakistani movie fans as Eid ul Fitr marks the release of four most anticipated and star-studded Lollywood movies of the year. There’s the action-packed Azaadi and also the enchanting story about a quest for love i.e. 7 Din Mohabbat In. Another movie Wajood stars the very popular Danish Taimoor while Mikaal Zulfiqar ... Read More »

Pakistan celebrates Eid with prayers and festivity

Pakistani Muslims pose for selfie after attending Eid al-Adha prayers in Lahore on September 13, 2016. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and in commemoration of Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God. / AFP PHOTO / ARIF ALI

Pakistan celebrates Eid ul Fitr with religious fervour and prayers Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated across Pakistan with religious zeal and fervour, prayers of peace, with sweets and selfies. Eid prayers were offered at mosques and Eid gahs in all cities and towns of the country. Special prayers were offered for the well-being of the country while in sermons the Ulema ... Read More »

Dubai’s Al Futtaim to establish Renault car plant in Faisalabad

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Al-Futtaim Group, one of the biggest conglomerates of the United Arab Emirates, has acquired an industrial plot for setting up an automotive plant for the manufacturing and assembly of Renault vehicles in Pakistan. The facility will be set up at M-3 Industrial City in Special Economic Zone Faisalabad. “Al-Futtaim is fully committed to the Pakistani market and to this project,” ... Read More »

Supreme Court suspends tax on prepaid mobile bills

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Supreme Court suspended ‘exorbitant tax deductions’ on prepaid mobile cards The Supreme Court of Pakistan has suspended tax collection on mobile cards here on Monday. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar gave two days for the order to be implemented at a hearing of the suo motu case at the apex court’s Lahore Registry. “Rs38.08 are deducted on a prepaid mobile card of Rs100,” ... Read More »

Eid ul Fitr 2018 holidays in Pakistan announced

Women buy bangles in a market in Islamabad, Pakistan, ahead of Eid ul-Fitr celebrations.

Eidul Fitr holidays in Pakistan will be observed from June 15 to June 18, 2018, according to the interior ministry. The holidays will continue from June 15 to June 18 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday), the interior ministry said in a notification. Eidul Fitr celebrations mark the culmination of the Holy month of Ramazan during which Muslims all over the world ... Read More »

Turkey, Pakistan reach their largest-ever defense contract for T-129 copters

Turkish T129 ATAK multirole combat helicopters

ANKARA — (By Burak Ege Bekdil)  — Turkey and Pakistan have agreed on the sale of a batch of 30 Turkish-made T129 ATAK multirole combat helicopters, Turkish officials have said. A government election manifesto revealed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey and Pakistan “just recently” agreed on the contract, which is the largest-ever Turkish-Pakistani defense contract. The two countries ... Read More »

Former CJP Nasirul Mulk to be caretaker PM of Pakistan

Former CJP Nasirul Mulk to be caretaker PM of Pakistan

Former chief justice Nasirul Mulk was announced as the caretaker prime minister on Monday. The decision was announced as the caretaker prime minister on Monday during a joint press conference held by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader Khursheed Shah. It took the government and the opposition six meetings to decide on a name for the coveted position. ... Read More »

Pakistan imposes ban on screening of Indian films during Eid festival

Indian movies banned

Pakistan imposes a temporary ban on screening of Indian films during Eid to promote the local film industry In an attempt to promote Pakistans’s local film industry, ministry of information and broadcasting has has imposed a temporary ban on the exhibition and screening of Indian films during next month’s Eid holidays. According to a notification issued by the ministry of ... Read More »

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