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Tuesday - April 4, 2017

Nisar revokes visas on arrival for foreigners

Staff Report

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan on Monday ordered immediate suspension of “visas on arrival” under the guise of “landing permits” and said that this laxity cannot be allowed in this manner as it can give rise to serious irregularities; an official statement said. (Full Report)

COAS deliberates on Afghanistan at UK Defence Ministry

Staff Report

LONDON (United Kingdom): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday visited United Kingdom (UK) Defence Ministry, whereat he exchanged views on matters of mutual interest including regional geo-political environment with a special reference to Afghanistan; an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement said. (Full Report)
NA Committee considers increasing allowance of former State rulers

Staff Report

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) met on Monday, under the chairmanship of NA member Muhammad Jamal-ud-Din, and considered “The Rulers of Acceding States (Abolition of Privy Purses and Privileges) (Amendment) Bill, 2017 (Government Bill)” in detail and approved with certain amendments; an official statement said. (Full Report)
Enhanced coordination required between WAPDA and Communications Ministry: NA Committee

Staff Report

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on Communications met on Monday, under the chairmanship of NA member Muhammad Muzammil Qureshi, and directed Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) and Communications Ministry for enhanced cooperation and coordination; an official statement said. (Full Report)
JKLF slams Modi’s absurd Udhampur remarks


SRINAGAR (Indian Occupied Kashmir): In Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Monday along-with senior All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC) leader Shabbir Ahmad Shah and Mirwaiz-led Hurriyet forum slammed Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi’s absurd remarks that roads and tunnels are a substitute to IOK peoples’ long-delayed demand for freedom. (Full Report)
Trump declares April 2-8 as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Monitoring Desk

WASHINGTON (United States of America): In a proclamation by United States (US) President Donald J. Trump on Monday it was noted that the US government stands firm with crime victims and their families, renewing the commitment to safeguarding communities from crime, and that the US government recognises those who devote their lives to supporting and empowering victims and survivors. (Full Report)
Pyongyang slams US led ‘ridiculous’ sanctions against DPRK


PYONGYANG (Democratic Peoples’ Republic of Korea): Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) / North Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman on Monday slammed again the United States (US) led ‘ridiculous’ sanctions on DPRK’s efforts of maintaining ample defence capabilities; Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported. (Full Report)
Fazal Hussain: For the love of music - E.1

By Anis Shakur

ISLAMABAD: “There are two guarantees of a wise rule of conduct: The thought before action, and self-command afterward,” sagely said Saint Ignatius and it befits the prominent artist of yesteryear, Fazal Husain. (Full Report)



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