Tag Archives: Meets

Iranian consul general meets Mehdi

Iranian Consul General Muhammad Hussain Bani Asadi called on Central leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Muhammad Mehdi on Tuesday. Issues regarding bilateral association and cooperation in different sectors were discussed in

APNS delegation meets PM

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani Tuesday reiterated his government’s resolve to strengthen democratic institutions and introduce a parliamentary culture of tolerance. This commitment, he said, was being pursued in accordance with late

NUPSA meets in London

The National Union of Pakistani Students and Alumni (NUPSA)’s UK chapter held an annual general meeting (AGM) at Queen Mary, University of London on Monday. Candidates from all over the UK attended

IHC meets Punjab CM

Indian High Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal met Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif on Friday and discussed bilateral relations and matters of mutual interest. Senior Adviser Sardar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa, Senator

Rehman Malik meets Iranian counterpart

ISLAMABAD – Minister for Interior A. Rehman Malik met with his Iranian counterpart Mustafa Muhammad Nijar and discussed the matters of mutual interests, said a message received here on Wednesday.
Interior Minister Rehman Malik is currently undertaking an official visit to Tehran.
They also reviewed the security situation at Pak-Afghan border and vowed to further strengthen the relations between two countries.
Iranian Interior Minister Mustafa Muhammad Nijar said that

Pak-India Judicial Committee meets Indian prisoners

KARACHI – Members of the Pak-India Judicial Committee on Prisoners on Tuesday visited Malir Jail to establish identity of Indian prisoners including fishermen detained for fishing in Pakistani waters The official record confirms presence of 275 Indian prisoners in Pakistani jails and 273 fishing boats are also in the custody of Pakistani authorities. Many of the Indian prisoners have completed their term and are waiting for Indian government to recognise them as Indian citizens.

‘Only Aga Khan University meets PMDC’s criteria’

LAHORE – Not even a single medical university and college of both the private and public sector met the educational criteria of the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) expect Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) Punjab President Dr Ashraf Nizami said on Tuesday. He was speaking at a press conference at the PMA House. Nizami said that both the federal and provincial governments should maintain a strict check and balance on all medical colleges. If the

Raja Farooq meets Nawaz

LONDON – Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Raja Farooq Haider Khan called on PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif at his London residence. United Kingdom (UK) PML-N President Zubair Gull Nasir Butt, senior vice president and other PML-N workers were also present on the occasion. During the meeting, the issues related to upcoming elections in Azad Kashmir were also discussed. PML-N UK Women Wing President Begum Nawadar Khan also met

CIDA meets Punjab health secretary

LAHORE – A four member Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) delegation headed by Canada’s first Secretary Cassie Lee called on Punjab Health Secretary Fawad Hassan Fawad in his office on Monday and discussed various ongoing development projects in the health sector. Fawad briefed the delegation about different pro-poor initiatives taken by the government for patients’ welfare and said that free diagnostic and treatment facilities were being provided to the patients besides

Traders’ delegation meets Dr Farooq Sattar

KARACHI – A delegation of the All Karachi Tajir Ittehad called on the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Rabita Committee Deputy Convener Dr Farooq Sattar on Saturday and informed him that extortionists are harassing the trader community. MQM Rabita Committee member Wasim Aftab and Karachi Tanzimi Committee In-charge Hammad Siddiqui were also present on the occasion. The delegation told Dr Sattar extortionists are sending them slips demanding large sums of money and threatening them of