Kashmiris to commemorate martyrdom anniversary of London-Based Kashmiri heroes

MIRPUR AJK, Feb 19 (APP):Jammu and Kashmir communities prepare to mark the 51st martyrdom anniversary of London-based Kashmiri martyrs Hanif Shaheed and Basharat Shaheed in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan and the United Kingdom on February 20th with reverence and renewed commitment to the Kashmiri cause. Detailed programs, jointly organized by the AJK government and… Continue reading Kashmiris to commemorate martyrdom anniversary of London-Based Kashmiri heroes

Zong announces special offer on Christmas

ISLAMABAD, Dec 22 (APP):Zong 4G, Pakistan’s leading telecom operator announced a special data roaming bundle for the United Kingdom to ensure seamless and uninterrupted connectivity at affordable rates this Christmas. As an organization that believes in inclusivity, this bundle has been tailor-made for those celebrating the festivities of the occasion said a news release. This… Continue reading Zong announces special offer on Christmas

Dr. Muhammad Faisal, High Commissioner- designate to United Kingdom calling on Chairman Senate, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani at Parliament House

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MoS Hina, UK special envoy discuss evolving situation in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, May 23 (APP): Special Representative of the United Kingdom on Afghanistan Andy McCoubrey on Tuesday called on Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar here. In the meeting, they discussed the evolving situation in the war-torn country and reaffirmed the desire for a peaceful and stable Afghanistan. Both sides also agreed to… Continue reading MoS Hina, UK special envoy discuss evolving situation in Afghanistan

UK failing to address systemic racism against people of African descent, warn UN experts

UNITED NATIONS, Jan 27 (APP): Racism in the United Kingdom is structural, institutional and systemic, UN human rights experts said Friday, warning that people of African descent in the country continue to encounter discrimination and erosion of their fundamental rights. We have serious concerns about impunity and the failure to address racial disparities in the… Continue reading UK failing to address systemic racism against people of African descent, warn UN experts

Federal Minister for Law and Justice Senator Azam Nazeer Tarar and Parliamentary Secretary for Law and Justice Mehnaz Akber Aziz called on the British High Commissioner Christian Turner to condole the demise of Queen Elizabeth II and extend solidarity with the United Kingdom at British High Commission

APP59-120922 ISLAMABAD: September 12 - Federal Minister for Law and Justice Senator Azam Nazeer Tarar and Parliamentary Secretary for Law and Justice Mehnaz Akber Aziz called on the British High Commissioner Christian Turner to condole the demise of Queen Elizabeth II and extend solidarity with the United Kingdom at British High Commission. APP
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Hindutva inspired Indians demonstrate against Pakistanis in a bid to export extremist ideology

ISLAMABAD, Oct 3 (APP): A small group of Indian community recently held a demonstration in the United Kingdom to pour their venom against Pakistani community, which the locals denounced as another attempt by the right-wing Hindu groups to attack Muslims all over the world. The protest was termed as an effort to create Islamophobic atmosphere… Continue reading Hindutva inspired Indians demonstrate against Pakistanis in a bid to export extremist ideology

FM Qureshi arrives London on three-day official visit

ISLAMABAD, Sept 26 (APP): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi Sunday arrived London on a three-day official visit to the United Kingdom. Upon arrival at the Heathrow Airport, Pakistan’s High Commissioner to the UK Moazzam Ahmad Khan and Deputy High Commissioner Dr Faisal Aziz and other senior officials of the High Commission welcomed the foreign… Continue reading FM Qureshi arrives London on three-day official visit

FM to undertake official visit to UK  

ISLAMABAD, Sept 26 (APP): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi is undertaking an official visit to the United Kingdom from September 26-28.  Besides, interacting with members of the Pakistani community and British Parliamentarians, the foreign minister will have broad based discussions with his British counterpart Liz Truss at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.   During his… Continue reading FM to undertake official visit to UK  

CM welcomes UK decision to remove Pakistan from red list

LAHORE, Sep 18 (APP):Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Saturday welcomed the decision of the United Kingdom to remove Pakistan from travel red list. In a press statement, the CM said that lifting of travel ban on Pakistanis by the UKwas a good omen which would provide immense relief to Pakistanis who were livingabroad,… Continue reading CM welcomes UK decision to remove Pakistan from red list

Pakistan’s Defence Day ceremony held in UK

ISLAMABAD, Sep 07 (APP): British Pakistanis have paid rich tributes to Pakistan Army on its sacrifices and determination at a mega event held in connection with Pakistan’s Defence Day in the United Kingdom. Thousands of people attended the event, wherein national songs and anthem were presented besides the special message of Minister for Interior, Sheikh… Continue reading Pakistan’s Defence Day ceremony held in UK

Taliban leader Mullah Omar died in Afghanistan; clarifies PHC in London

ISLAMABAD, Aug 23 (APP):Pakistan High Commissioner (PHC) to the United Kingdom Moazzam Ahmad Khan in a letter on Monday clarified that Taliban leader Mullah Omar died in Afghanistan and not in Pakistan. He wrote the letter to the editor of Daily Telegraph regarding an article by Kyle Orton (telegraph.co.uk). The article had claimed that Mullah… Continue reading Taliban leader Mullah Omar died in Afghanistan; clarifies PHC in London

USA, UK, China top three destinations of Pakistani exports during FY 2020-21: SBP

ISLAMABAD, Jul 25 (APP):The United States of America (USA) remained the top export destinations of the Pakistani products during the fiscal year (2020-21), followed by United Kingdom (UK) and China. The total exports to the USA during July-June (2020-21) were recorded at US $ 5029.400 million against the exports of US $ 3915.226 million during… Continue reading USA, UK, China top three destinations of Pakistani exports during FY 2020-21: SBP

USA, UK, China top three destinations of Pakistani exports in 11 months

ISLAMABAD, Jun 28 (APP): United States of America (USA) remained the top export destinations of the Pakistani products during the first eleven months of financial year (2020-21), followed by United Kingdom (UK) and China. Total exports to the USA during July-May (2020-21) were recorded at US $ 4473.917 million against the exports of US $… Continue reading USA, UK, China top three destinations of Pakistani exports in 11 months

GoP protecting minorities’ rights in accordance with constitution: Pak HC

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ISLAMABAD, June 19 (APP): Pakistan High Commissioner to United Kingdom Moazzam Ahmad Khan Saturday said that the Government of Pakistan (GoP) was fully protecting minorities’ rights in accordance with the Constitution of Pakistan. The high commissioner was talking to a delegation of the Christian community leaders that called on him in London, United Kingdom. The… Continue reading GoP protecting minorities’ rights in accordance with constitution: Pak HC

HC holds virtual ‘Khuli Katchehry’ to take up issues of Pakistani community in UK

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ISLAMABAD, Mar 3 (APP):High Commissioner Moazzam Ahmad Khan Wednesday held the second virtual ‘Khuli Katchehry’ with the Pakistani community in the United Kingdom (UK). Community members from various walks of life attended the virtual event and discussed their issues. The interaction was organized in accordance with the guidelines given by the Prime Minister of Pakistan… Continue reading HC holds virtual ‘Khuli Katchehry’ to take up issues of Pakistani community in UK

COVID-19: CAA explains guidelines for Pakistanis returning from UK

ISLAMABAD, Dec 22 (APP): Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Tuesday said all Pakistanis holding business, visitor, and transit visas in the United Kingdom could return to the country with negative Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test reports for the coronavirus (COVID-19) conducted within 72 hours before boarding the plane. Similarly, Pakistani passengers holding study, family, work,… Continue reading COVID-19: CAA explains guidelines for Pakistanis returning from UK

Govt adopting legal formalities to bring Nawaz back to Pakistan: Shahzad Akbar

ISLAMABAD, Dec 21 (APP):Adviser to the Prime Minister on Accountability, Barrister Shahzad Akbar on Monday said that government was adopting all legal formalities to bring Nawaz Sharif, back to Pakistan. The former prime minister went to London on medical grounds and the period has been expired as per law of the United Kingdom, he said… Continue reading Govt adopting legal formalities to bring Nawaz back to Pakistan: Shahzad Akbar

UK pledges £155 mln aid to support peace, stability in Afghanistan

LONDON, Nov 24 (APP):The United Kingdom (UK) has pledged £155 million aid to support peace and stability in Afghanistan. A statement issued by the UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) issued here on Tuesday said the UK aid pledge for 2021 would help reduce child mortality rates and improve access to education and vital… Continue reading UK pledges £155 mln aid to support peace, stability in Afghanistan

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