Pakistan backs ‘responsible’ US troop withdrawal

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Updated 16 April 2021

Pakistan backs ‘responsible’ US troop withdrawal

April 16: The Express Trubune report by Kamran Yousaf states that Pakistan on Thursday called for progress in the peace process before all foreign forces leave Afghanistan in a first formal reaction to President Joe Biden's announcement to end the longest foreign war in American history. Read More I


Internet and Social Media Blackouts Are Hurting Businesses in Pakistan

Updated 07 May 2021

Internet and Social Media Blackouts Are Hurting Businesses in Pakistan

May 6: The Diplomat report by Shahid Afzal Khan states that Waqas Ahmed, a Rawalpindi-based online cloth seller at Kite Cloths, lost a good amount of his earnings on April 16 when, without any prior notice, Pakistan decided to shut down social media across the country. Mobile services and Internet were also interrupted in major cities.

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Minister: Pakistan to spend At least $6B to Boost Growth, Job

Updated 07 May 2021

Minister: Pakistan to spend At least $6B to Boost Growth, Job

May 07: Pakistan’s finance minister says the country plans to boost spending on large infrastructure ….. Read More


PM Imran takes shots at PDM ‘union’

Updated 07 May 2021

PM Imran takes shots at PDM ‘union’

May 07: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday has claimed that opposition parties only want National Reconciliation…. Read More


Chinese firm awarded 355m tarbela project

Updated 07 May 2021

Chinese firm awarded 355m tarbela project

May 07: The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) on Thursday awarded a $354.6 million…. Read More


Anti-rape courts draw ire of opposition MNAs

Updated 07 May 2021

Anti-rape courts draw ire of opposition MNAs

May 07: The opposition members of the law and justice parliamentary body on Thursday expressed their concerns…. Read More