Post Tagged with: "Islamabad"

Six Time Champions Pakistan Lost to Sri Lanka in The Final of West Asia Baseball Cup

Six Time Champions Pakistan Lost to Sri Lanka in The Final of West Asia Baseball Cup

/ March 13, 2017 1:28 am

Defending champion Pakistan failed to keep their winning streak in the latest West Asia Baseball Cup, where the six-time champions suffered a shock of 4-2 defeat in a thrilling final against Sri Lanka in Islamabad on Wednesday, March 1. The [&hellip

Pakistan Imposed Ban on the Celebration of Valentine’s Day

Pakistan Imposed Ban on the Celebration of Valentine’s Day

/ February 27, 2017 11:57 pm

A court in Pakistan has declared a ban on the celebration of Valentine’s Day in the Capital Islamabad. On Monday, February 13, a judge in the federal capital imposed a ban on all sales, displays and celebration including the media [&hellip

Ajmal Kasab, the Mumbai attacker, hanged at Yerwada jail in Pune

Ajmal Kasab, the Mumbai attacker, hanged at Yerwada jail in Pune

/ November 20, 2012 10:22 pm

NEW DELHI:Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the only militant to have survived the 2008 attacks on the financial capital Mumbai, was hanged at the Yerawada Jail in Pune the Home Ministry said on Wednesday. In August, Supreme Court upheld Kasab’s death sentence [&hellip

President Zardari urges setting up ‘Energy Fund’ for mega projects

President Zardari urges setting up ‘Energy Fund’ for mega projects

/ June 26, 2012 10:57 pm

CHINA During his current visit to China,President Asif Ali Zardari called for greater Chinese investment in infrastructure development, particularly in mega energy projects, and proposed setting up of an Energy Fund for mega projects, including hydro-power projects. President Zardari, in [&hellip

President Zardari stresses safety management mechanism for food, water

President Zardari stresses safety management mechanism for food, water

/ June 26, 2012 9:22 pm

ISLAMABAD President Asif Ali Zardari has called for an urgent need to enhance awareness about the multilayered safety management mechanism to ensure availability of safe food and water at affordable prices to the people. “With hundreds of lives lost every [&hellip

Foreign Ministry Rabbani rejects US Defense Secretary comments

Foreign Ministry Rabbani rejects US Defense Secretary comments

/ June 26, 2012 9:08 pm

ISLAMABAD Pakistan has rejected U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta’s recent comments on militant safe havens in Pakistan, a move that could intensify tensions between troubled allies Islamabad and Washington. Hina Rabbani Khar, Foreign Ministry said in her statement that Pakistan [&hellip

WAPDA win 21st National Karate Championship

/ June 5, 2012 7:43 pm

ISLAMABAD Pakistan WAPDA, with nine gold medals and 205 points, won the 21st National Karate Championship at Lala Rafique Sports Arena in Peshawar on Sunday. Pakistan Army with 90 points, one gold, four silver and three bronze medals were second [&hellip

Bollywood to revive Pakistani Film Industry

Bollywood to revive Pakistani Film Industry

/ May 21, 2012 7:35 pm

According to the recently published report in Paki Tribune News Service new cinema houses have come into existence in different cities of Punjab due to the arrival of Bollywood films, and an improvement in cinema quality seems to have improved a great deal as well. These [&hellip

Pakistani group slams US reward for Hafiz Saeed

Pakistani group slams US reward for Hafiz Saeed

/ April 3, 2012 6:08 pm

Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) A Pakistani group Tuesday slammed the $10 million US reward for information leading to the capture ofJamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, saying it is an “attack on Islam and Muslims.” The [&hellip

Most Islamabad private schools have no playground

Most Islamabad private schools have no playground

/ April 1, 2012 2:32 am

Islamabad, April 1 (IANS) Though the private school industry has been flourishing in Pakistan, most schools here in the capital have no playgrounds despite high tuition fees being charged from parents, a media report said. Lack of playgrounds is affecting [&hellip