Hashtags #WelcomePrinceMBS and #CrownPrinceinPakistan trend in Pakistan 0SHARES Share Tweet Email Recommended Stories Saudi crown prince to meet president, COASPresident Alvi will confer Nishan-e-Pakistan on the Saudi crown prince in a ceremony at Aiwan-e-SadrCJP Khosa has no social media presence, clarifies SCAuthorities concerned have been asked to take legal action on the matter, says SC PROPolice culture of impunity faces trial by social mediaSahiwal tragedy is the latest instance of how phones are radically changing Pakistanis' relationship with power … [Read more...] about Social media abuzz as Saudi crown prince visits Pakistan
By Abdullah Ansari Published: February 16, 2019 0 SHARES Share Tweet Email Many locals want to visit and see their own country but they choose not to because they find easier, convenient and safer alternatives. PHOTO: FILE Pakistan is beautiful; there are no second thoughts about it. It is common to see videos making rounds on social media and the internet that show breathtaking landscapes of Pakistan. The purpose for most of them is to appeal to viewers to visit these places and witness the wonders of nature. We see people tagging their family and friends on such posts, making plans about their next trip. However, in most cases, the decision to take a trip isn’t based solely on how beautiful the place is rather the means, resources, security and facilities available there are taken into account. Recently, the government of Pakistan extended friendly visa policies to help businesses and revive tourism industry of Pakistan. If we take a look at the kind of places … [Read more...] about How can you expect international tourists to visit Pakistan when even the locals avoid it?
Indian cricketer-turned-politician says he won’t shy away from crawling into Pakistan for Kartarpur corridor opening 0SHARES Share Tweet Email Recommended Stories Pakistan hails India’s decision to open Kartarpur corridor as ‘victory of peace’Prime Minister Imran Khan will lay foundation stone of the corridor on November 28Sikh pilgrims' visa-free entry: Construction of Kartarpur corridor to begin soonInformation minister earlier said a mechanism had been evolved to facilitate the pilgrimsBaba Guru Nanak’s anniversary celebrations conclude todayYastrees will return to their countries on Nov 30 after visiting other places in Punjab … [Read more...] about Sidhu to visit Pakistan on ‘friend’ Imran’s invitation again
Updated 4:45 am PDT, Thursday, October 11, 2018 FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, vendors carry banana on their heads at a fruit and vegetable market in Peshawar, Pakistan. Pakistan says it will seek a bailout loan from the International Monetary Fund to address a mounting balance of payments crisis, Finance Minister Asad Umar said Monday. less FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, vendors carry banana on their heads at a fruit and vegetable market in Peshawar, Pakistan. Pakistan says it will seek a bailout loan from the International ... more Photo: Muhammad Sajjad, AP Photo: Muhammad Sajjad, AP Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, vendors carry banana on their heads at a fruit and vegetable market in Peshawar, Pakistan. … [Read more...] about IMF team to visit Pakistan after request for bailout loans
Updated 5:01 am PDT, Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Photo: AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 In this Tuesday, July 3, 2018 photo, released by the Pakistani Inter Services Public Relation Department, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state, Alice Wells, meets with Pakistani army chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa to discuss how to ensure peace in Afghanistan following a recent cease-fire between the Taliban and Kabul, in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Pakistan is believed to have played a role in ensuring the first truce in Afghanistan's brutal 17-year war when Kabul and insurgents separately but peacefully celebrated the Muslim feast of Eid al-Fitr. However, violence has later resumed. (Inter Services Public Relation Department, via AP) less In this Tuesday, July 3, 2018 photo, released by the Pakistani Inter Services Public Relation Department, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state, Alice Wells, meets with … [Read more...] about US diplomat visits Pakistan to discuss peace in Afghanistan