COP27: Global response 'favorable' after Pakistan floods

In this picture taken on September 27, 2022, internally displaced flood-affected people wade through a flooded area in Dadu district of Sindh province. (AFP/File)
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Updated 18 November 2022

COP27: Global response 'favorable' after Pakistan floods

November 18: DW reported Pakistan's Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Measures Ahsan Iqbal told DW at the climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh that his country can recover from the floods and has international backing. Read more I 


China-Pakistan Cooperation: Coal power projects in Pakistan's Thar region to ease power crunch

Updated 24 March 2023

China-Pakistan Cooperation: Coal power projects in Pakistan's Thar region to ease power crunch

CGTN reported as Pakistan continues to suffer from power outages, coal reserves in the country's southeast could solve the problem and help stabilize the economy. Read more I 


Pakistan continues to record increase in COVID-19 cases

Updated 24 March 2023

Pakistan continues to record increase in COVID-19 cases

GEO News reported Pakistan is witnessing an increase in COVID-19 cases with the country recording about 150 new infections in the last 24 hours after which the rate of positive cases increased to 3.58%. Read more I 


IMF shrugs off ECP’s funds blockage claim

Updated 24 March 2023

IMF shrugs off ECP’s funds blockage claim

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday rejected Pakistan’s claim that its programme conditions were one of the reasons for delaying polls in Punjab, saying Islamabad had the right to reprioritise expenses or raise additional taxes to meet constitutional obligations, the Express Tribune reported. Read more I 


JIT formed to probe terror cases against Imran: minister

Updated 24 March 2023

JIT formed to probe terror cases against Imran: minister

DAWN reported Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah Khan on Thursday said a joint investigation team (JIT) has been formed for carrying out a “quick” probe into terrorism cases registered against PTI Chairman Imran Khan and other “miscreants” for allegedly attacking the Islamabad High Court (IHC) and the Federal Judicial Complex (FJC). Read more I 


Pakistan Team Will Be Granted Visa By Indian Govt To Play ODI World Cup 2023, Says Report

Updated 23 March 2023

Pakistan Team Will Be Granted Visa By Indian Govt To Play ODI World Cup 2023, Says Report

Zee News reported, Months after Pakistan Cricket Board warned India that Men In Green may not travel across the border for World Cup 2023 after BCCI's refusal to travel to Pakistan, the Indian cricket board has reportedly assured ICC of smooth visa clearances for Babar Azam and Co. Read More I