Tag: Arif Nizami

No changes in federal cabinet, says interior minister

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Interior Ijaz Ahmed Shah on Wednesday denied reports of any changes in the federal cabinet, saying the prime minister has confidence...

Pakistan calling UNSC meeting over Kashmir issue, says Lodhi

--Firdous says govt had nothing to do with Maryam Nawaz’s arrest LAHORE: Permanent Representative to the United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi on Thursday said that...

Gen Bajwa likely to get extension in term, says Arif Nizami

LAHORE: Veteran journalist, senior analyst and Pakistan Today Editor Arif Nizami on Friday said that it is likely that Chief of Army Staff (COAS)...

Pervaiz Rashid opposes Nisar’s return to PML-N

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Pervaiz Rashid on Thursday opposed rumours of anticipated return of Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan to the party, remarking...

Zardari says in no hurry to create forward blocs in Punjab

Former president and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Monday said that the opposition was capable of creating forward blocs in...

PEMRA to issue licences to 76 new TV channels

--Media watchdog receives the most complaints regarding fake news, says PEMRA chairman LAHORE: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Chairman Muhammad Saleem Baig has assured...

President Alvi appreciates media for strengthening democratic culture

--President suggests economic progress will translate into positive changes for media industry --Tells media to be self-reliant, exercise freedom with ‘responsibility and self-regulation’ --Info minister urges...

PM-initiated institutional reforms to bring change: Fawad

LAHORE: Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Saturday said that institutional and sectoral reforms initiated by Prime Minister Imran Khan would ensure a positive change...

Info minister, CPNE discuss press freedom, other issues

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday hosted a lunch in honour of a Council of Pakistan Newspapers Editors (CPNE) delegation...

Ex-FM Shaukat Tarin welcomes PTI govt’s housing plan

Former finance minister (FM) Shaukat Tarin on Thursday welcomed the ‘Naya Pakistan Housing Programme’ launched by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, calling it a...

CPNE concerned over treason case against Cyril Almeida

KARACHI: Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) expressed grave concern on Wednesday over the treason case against journalist Cyril Almeida and the move to put...

CM Askari says caretakers will prove critics wrong through actions

-- Caretaker CM says Punjab govt to provide level playing field to every political party LAHORE: Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari has said that...

Next govt will deal with a ‘crisis-stricken Pakistan’: Imran Khan

-- Veteran journalists including Arif Nizami attend launching ceremony of Zia Shahid’s book 'Sacha Aur Khara Leader'   LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Friday...

Bilawal congratulates new CPNE President Arif Nizami, secretary and others

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman, Bilawal Zardari on Sunday extended felicitations to the newly-elected office-bearers of Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) including its...

NA speaker, deputy speaker congratulate Arif Nizami on elected as President...

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq and the Deputy Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi have congratulated Arif Nizami and Dr. Jabbar Khattak on their...

Pakistan Today Editor Arif Nizami elected as CPNE president

ISLAMABAD: Veteran journalist, senior analyst and Pakistan Today Editor Arif Nizami has been elected as the president of the Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE). Awami...

‘Awami CJP’ promises to champion democracy

--Chief Justice Nisar says judiciary will never stand for martial law under his watch, rubbishes idea of  ‘judicial coup’ --Says well within courts' rights to question...