Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Shibli Faraz stresses promotion of culture

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz says we have to promote the country’s culture and strengthen the national narrative. He was chairing a meeting at Central Board of Film Censor in Islamabad on Wednesday. Chairman Film and Censor Board Danyal Gilani briefed on the professional affairs and performance of the organization. The Minister said

UN Libya Mission welcomes agreement to humanitarian Eid truce

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has welcomed the agreement by concerned parties to the principle of humanitarian truce on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.In a statement published on its official website on Saturday, the Mission called …

Punjab fiscal budget to ensure poverty alleviation: Jawan Bakht

Punjab Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht says provincial government has prepared the fiscal budget 2019-20 after consultation and comprehensive developmental planning to ensure poverty alleviation. Talking to a delegation of the MPAs in Lahore, the M…

GB Assembly will start general debate on Budget

Gilgit Baltistan Assembly will start general debate on the Budget for next fiscal year on Monday.Speaker Gilgit Baltistan Assembly Fida Muhammad Nashad will preside.As per procedure, opposition leader Shafi Khan will initiate the discussion on the budg…

International partners pledge $1.2 billion to help cyclone-hit Mozambique recover

Beira, Mozambique Donors have pledged an initial $1.2 billion to help restore livelihoods and rebuild infrastructure destroyed by cyclones Kenneth and Idai in Mozambique, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) announced on Sunday.According to …

AJK acting President emphasizes need for unity to eradicate terrorism from country

The AJK Acting President Shah Ghulam Qadir said all stakeholders should be on one page to steer the country out of the challenges it faces now.

Addressing the Paigham-e-Pakistan Wajdan Conference at Basahan Sharif, he said we should be united …