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Quetta Association to further strengthen existing links between armed forces: Zakaria

Quetta Association to further strengthen existing links between armed forces: Zakaria

LONDON: The annual meeting of Quetta Association, a body of  British alumni of command and Staff College Quetta, was held at Pakistan High Commission (PHC) London on  March  the other day. High Commissioner

Waheed Hussain

The peace in the region

Let us talk again. Talking can not only break the status quo but also ensure a change, mostly good and positive. However, declining such an opportunity coupled with doubts and blame game

Resolves to strengthen institutions

The Punjab Assembly on Monday passed a unanimous resolution praising the services rendered for democracy by former prime minister Benazir Bhutto and resolved to strengthen the country’s institutions. Opposition leader Raja Riaz

Zardari, Erdogan pledge to strengthen strategic partnership

ANKARA – President Asif Ali Zardari and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday made a renewed pledge to build a strategic partnership focusing on achieving economic prosperity and strengthening political ties.
President Asif Zardari held a meeting with the Turkish prime minister at a luncheon at his official residence. Defence Minister Ahmed Mukhtar, Railways Minister Ghulam Ahmed Bilour and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar were present on

Seminar on ‘Advances in ecophysiology of salt tolerance’ – ‘Cultivating halophytes can help strengthen country’s economy’

KARACHI – The successful experiments of growing halophytes in the coastal areas of Sindh and Balochistan will not only help strengthen the country’s economy, but also create job opportunities for the under-privileged people of these areas, University of Karachi (KU) Vice Chancellor Dr Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui said on Monday.
“Pakistan is an agro-based economy, and issues specifically salinity is putting negative impact on crop cultivation,” he added. He was addressing a

Gilani, Altaf vow to strengthen democracy

LONDON – Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani called on MQM chief Altaf Hussain on Saturday and discuses national issues while reiterating support to strengthen democracy. The prime minister, who is in London on a private visit in connection with the treatment of his son Haider Gilani, visited the North London residence of the MQM leader.
During the meeting, which was also attended by Interior Minister Rehman Malik and Pakistan High Commissioner Wajid Shamsul Hasan, Gilani said he

‘Decisions in line with Constitution can strengthen Pakistan’

KARACHI – Decisions made in accordance with the Constitution of Pakistan and the rule of law could strengthen the State and its economic, social and political system, said Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Saturday.
Speaking to the newly elected office-bearers of the Karachi Bar Association (KBA) after administering them oath at the Sindh High Court (SHC), Chaudhry said that if two institutions of the country – Revenue and Police – perform their duties