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Pakistan, SCO Youth Council, permanent member, Pakistan SCO Youth Council

Pakistan becomes permanent member of SCO’s Youth Council

Pakistan has become the newest permanent member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s (SCO) Youth Council. In a video statement, Special Assistant on Youth...

Pakistan, transgenders, police officer

From victim to protector: Pakistan’s first trans cop fights for justice

Story by Reuters After enduring death threats, transphobic slurs and sexual harassment at college, Pakistan’s first transgender police officer Reem Sharif now shields...

Punjab Assembly, beard styling, punishment, MPA, Rukhsana Kausar

Pakistan parliamentarian demands punishment for beard styling, resolution submitted in assembly

A resolution was submitted in the Provincial Assembly of Punjab seeking government action against styling of beards that many people routinely undertake. According to...

Girl, marriage, Rawalpindi, girl marries girl

Girl impersonating as boy marries another girl in Rawalpindi – court orders gender test

A girl impersonating as a boy married to another girl in Rawalpindi. ‘A B’ married to her friend ‘N’ and by tempering her name in CNIC and changed her name from...

Diamer-Bhasha dam, Imran Khan, Prime Minister

Diamer-Bhasha dam will not harm Pakistan’s climate: PM Imran

Prime Minister Imran Khan says that the functioning of the Diamer-Bhasha dam will not have any adverse effects on the climatic conditions of Pakistan. “We won’t have...

Manhattan, Roosevelt Hotel, New York, PIA

Is PIA really selling its Roosevelt Hotel in New York?

PIA is not selling the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan, the Islamabad High Court was informed on July 15. Deputy Attorney-General Raja Khalid Mehmood said it is not being...

Ombudsman, Kashmala Tariq, President, Arif Alvi

President wants laws amendments to make Ombudsman institution more effective

President Dr. Arif Alvi has underlined the need of amending the existing laws to make the institution of Ombudsman more effective and to provide free of cost and...

Bilawal, PTI, corruption, Bilawal PTI

‘You cannot spell CorruPTIon without PTI,’ – Bilawal takes a dig at govt

Chairman Pakistan People’s Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, mocked the ruling PTI government, saying the word corruption cannot be spelled without ‘PTI’ in it....

Pakistan, air safety, US aviation, regulators

Pakistan’s air safety rating downgraded by US aviation regulators

In another blow to Pakistan’s travel industry, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded the South Asian country’s air safety rating,...

Fawad Chaudhry, Eidul Azha, Ruet-e-Hilal Committee

Minister Fawad Chaudhry once again sidelines Ruet-e-Hilal Committee, announces Eidul Azha date

Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on July 13 that Pakistan would celebrate Eidul Azha on July 31. An observatory would be established in Islamabad...