Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

CCI to take up increase in census blocks for third party audit: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Thursday said the issue of raising census blocks from one per cent to five per cent for third party audit would …

Census

Indo-Pak meaningful discussion needed: FO

ISLAMABAD, Nov 16 (APP):Pakistan and India need to engage in meaningful discussion on confidence building measures, arms race and strategic stability …

Pakistan

PM chairs meeting on net hydel profits; issue amicably resolved

ISLAMABAD, Nov 15 (APP): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a high level meeting on the issue of net hydel profits here at the PM’s Office …

PM directs for early finalization of hajj policy 2018

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has directed the Ministry of Religious Affairs to immediately convene a meeting for early finalization of policy …

Middle East

Flashy Headlines

The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has announced a development plan for the restive province of Baluchistan. The estimated value of …

Balochistan

PM strongly condemns attack on police officer in Quetta

ISLAMABAD, Nov 15 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has strongly condemned attack on Police Officer in Quetta on Wednesday resulting in the …

Policing

PM announces Rs20b package for Balochistan

QUETTA - Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday announced a 10-year uplift package worth Rs20 billion for development of Balochistan aimed at …

Pakistan

Parliamentarians welcome PM package for Baluchistan

ISLAMABAD, Nov 15 (APP):The Parliament on Wednesday welcomed Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s announcement of the ten-year equalization package …

Delimitation Breakthrough

At the 33rd session of the Council of Common Interests (CCI) on Monday, the centre and provinces reached a crucial consensus over the plausible …

PM expresses grief over loss of lives in quake hitting Iran-Iraq border

ISLAMABAD, Nov 13 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Monday expressed his deep grief and sorrow over the loss of precious human lives and the …

PM chairs meeting on law and order situation in Balochistan

QUETTA, Nov 14 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said that sacrifices rendered by all law enforcement agencies’ personnel were …

Law And Order

CCI meeting starts

ISLAMABAD, Nov 13 (APP):The 33rd meeting of the the Council of Common Interests (CCI) Monday started here with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in …

Pakistan

Pakistan bans automatic weapons

By: PTI | Islamabad |<p>An official said the step has been taken as part of efforts to rid the country of the menace of dangerous weapons that end up in …

Pakistan

Quality education for youth must for nation building: PM

MANSEHRA, Nov 11 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday said quality education of youth was the most important element of the nation …

Education

PM lauds sacrifices of Pakistan Army against terrorism; condemns India for targetting civilian population

CHIRIKOT (Line of Control, Azad Kashmir) Nov 10 (APP): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday said there was no parallel to the contributions and …

Pakistan

Despite constraints, foundation of sustainable development laid in country: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that despite constraints, foundation of sustainable development has been laid in the country, reported …

Sustainable Development

Pakistan open for foreign investment in diverse areas: PM

Engineers key to progress of Pakistan: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 9 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Thursday said engineers were key to development and progress of the country while speaking …

Pakistan

Continuous gas supply vital for consumers; essential for economic prosperity: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 9 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said that continuous gas supply was vital for domestic and industrial …

Malaysia

Bomb targeting senior police officer kills 3 in SW Pakistan

Pakistani police say a bomb has struck a vehicle carrying a deputy inspector general of police in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing him and …

Pakistan

Afghan president phones PM to condole assassination of Pakistani diplomatic official in Jalalabad

ISLAMABAD, Nov 8 (APP):Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Wednesday made a phone call to Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to express …

Afghanistan

PM welcomes plans of Volkswagon to invest in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Nov 8 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday while welcoming the decision of Volkswagen to invest and undertake business …

Govt determined to bring FATA in mainstream: PM

According to Radio Pakistan, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says the government is working with full dedication to mainstream FATA in …

PM directs relevant departments for measures to address smog related power outages

ISLAMABAD, Nov 7 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Tuesday directed greater coordination among relevant departments and advance planning to …

SMOG

Bank of China’s operation in Pakistan to further promote economic activities between two countries: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 7 (APP):: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said that launching of Bank of China’s operations in Pakistan would be a …

Bank of China

Director IFAD, Rome calls on PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 7 (APP):: Ashwani K. Muthoo, Director (Global Engagement), IFAD, Rome, called on Prime Minister<br>Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at the PM Office …

Climate

Parliamentary exchanges significant for deepening Pak-Poland bilateral cooperation: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 7 (APP)::Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday said parliamentary exchanges were significant for deepening bilateral …

International Relations

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi rejects idea of 'independent Kashmir', says it is not based on 'reality'

<b>London:</b> Pakistan prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday rejected the idea of an "independent Kashmir", saying it was not based on "reality", …

Pakistan

Shahbaz Sharif returns to Pakistan

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif returned to Pakistan today.<p>The chief minister had flown to London on Oct 29 to inquire after the health of his …

Pakistan

Country hit with 10-hour electricity outages

Islamabad - The closure of several power plants, reduction in hydropower generation combined with the smog has once again widened the supply-demand …

Energy