PAS Welcome Reception: Pak-USA ties to improve JoAnne Wagner who is very nice decent American lady with vast experience of US Foreign services has assumed the charge of Consul General as the United States Consulate at Karachi, in June. A career diplomat of the United States Senior Foreign Service, she...
Samir hosts dinner in honour of Faryal Talpur A well-known businessman and a PPP leader Samir Mir Shaikh, hosted a dinner in honor of Central President PPP MNA Mrs. Faryal Talpur during the reported week. Deputy Chairman Senate-Senator Saleem Mandviwala, Senior Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, Saeed Ghani Minister for Planning...
Women demand six-month paid maternity leave A women workers' convention demanded the concerned authorities to allow working women a six-month maternity leave with full pay before and after the childbirth. The convention was organised by Women's Action for Better Workplaces (WAction) and National Organisation for Working Communities (NOWCommunities) at the...
Arie and Emil celebrate Pak Independence Day at Karachi Emil Wyss, former Swiss Consul General at Karachi and internationally social work activist and philanthropist along with his wife Arie, was in the metropolis to celebrate the Independence Day of Pakistan. They love Pakistan, especially Karachi, and actively involved in various...
Ahmed Malik breaks monopoly of Democrats Panel in KPC elections 2018 Renowned journalist Ahmed Malik elected President of Karachi Press Club (KPC) elections for the year 2018. He breaks long prevailed monopoly of Democrats Panel due to his hard work and sincere efforts towards the welfare efforts for the journalists'...
Amazing visits of Ormara and Gwadar During the last week nation celebrated Eidul Azha followed by Independence Day celebrations with zeal and zest. Federal Government had announced Eid holidays from 21st to 23rd August which were confusing the nation as 25th August (Saturday) and 26th August (Sunday) were again weekly...
Independence Day Celebrations with shelterless women Aghosh Trust in connection of 72nd Independence Day arranged a glorious, lovely and lively ceremony in honour of shelterless and special women aged up to 108 years who have been disowned by their families and are now living in Aghosh home at North Nazimabad. Shugufata...
10th NBP Snooker Championship 2018 Shaukat Mahmood Executive Vice President (EVP) and Divisional Head of National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) during the reported week in a press conference at Karachi Gymkhana announced sponsorship of Rs 1.3 million for 10th NBP Snookers Championship 2018 being held from August 5 to August...
  Gumnaam Sipahi, a book on Sajjad Shah Bukhari launched Talk Show Committee of Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi arranged a book launching "Gumnaam Sipahi" a memoir on Haji Syed Sajjad Hussain Shah Bukhari which was based on research of Dr Syed Sajid Hassan who is the grandson of Sajjad Shah...
Tolga hosts reception on 96th Turkish National Day After Turkey's victory in the War of Independence (1919-1923), the Turkish parliament proclaimed the new Turkish state as a republic. A new constitution, which the parliament adopted on October 29, 1923, replaced the constitution of the Ottoman Empire. Tolga Ucak Consul General of...
Wang Yu fetes Executive Editor TFD & family Wang Yu, a smart and active Consul General of China at Karachi hosted a dinner in honour of myself along with my family during the reported week at the Chinese Consulate, Clifton Karachi. Prior to the dinner, my daughter Mariam Naqvi presented...