ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - The combined opposition and Prime Minister Imran Khan have awakened to the need for a stronger parliament, but those welcome realisations do not appear to have occurred for necessarily welcome reasons.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - President Arif Alvi has Khizar’s mercy petition before him. It contains details of his mental illness, the laws that confirm that his execution would be wrongful, as well as a reminder of Pakistan’s international commitments. It makes for a useful and life-saving document.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - As the world celebrates the centenary of the International Labour Organisation this is an appropriate time for Pakistan to ponder the question of how far it has enabled its workers to enjoy the benefits of standards for their rights set by this agency of the United Nations.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said that the scope of activities for international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) has been defined in accordance with the nation’s requirements.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - The government has agreed to abolish 0.02 per cent advance tax on sale and purchase of shares in the upcoming mini-budget. It was a major demand of the stock market players.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Senior US official Lisa Curtis arrives in Islamabad for meetings, special envoy Khalilzad delayed due to change in itinerary.