SHCC quickens Anti-Quackery Drive across Sindh.

Karachi:In the third quarter of the financial year 2023-24, SHCC Anti-Quackery Unit conducted successful operations against ‘Quacks’ in a joint-team collaboration with the District Government and law enforcement agencies. Between January and March 2024, over 822 inspections and enforcement visits were successfully conducted across the province. During this period, 528 quackery outlets were shut down and sealed under the law, with 187 warning notices issued to non-compliant healthcare establishments (HCE’s).

Railbus: The Most Effective Transportation Solution

By Faraz Ahmed Chandio In an age where urban sprawl and environmental concerns are at the forefront of public discourse, efficient and sustainable transportation solutions are more crucial than ever. The railbus, a hybrid between a bus and a train, emerges as a promising contender to address these challenges. This article explores why the railbus could be considered the most effective transportation solution today. What is a Railbus? A railbus

Pakistan: An Emerging Economy in Asia

BY : FARAZ AHMED CHANDIO Pakistan, the fifth most populous country in the world, is strategically positioned at the crossroads of Central Asia, South Asia, and the Middle East. This unique location not only offers significant strategic benefits but also presents unique challenges that influence its economic landscape. As an emerging economy in Asia, Pakistan is characterized by its developmental potential amidst a complex blend of challenges and opportunities. Economic

Mohsin Naqvi visits Sukkur Passport Office & NADRA Center

SUKKUR,:Interior Minister Syed Mohsin Naqvi has paid a surprise visit to Passport Office and NADRA Regional Centre Sukkur here on Tuesday. On the occasion, the Interior Minister said two new Nadra Centers will be established in Sukkur City and Rohri in three Months and directed to complete the construction of the Passport office building within Six Months. During the visit, the Interior Minister interacted with the people at passport office

Pakistan, Qatar agree to further solidify parliamentary relations

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq Tuesday emphasized the need to further solidify existing fraternal bond between Pakistan and Qatar through expanding parliamentary cooperation, besides deepening ties in other socio-economic sectors. He expressed these views in his meeting with Ambassador of Qatar Ali Mubarak Ali Essa Al-Khater who called on him at Parliament House.Talking to the Ambassador, the speaker remarked, “Pakistan cherishes its historic brotherly relations with Qatar and

President approves Rana Sanaullah’s appointment as Adviser to PM

ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari has accorded his approval to appointment of Rana Sanaullah as Adviser to the Prime Minister on Political and Public Affairs. The president approved the appointment on the advice of Prime Minister under Article 93 (1) of the Constitution of Pakistan, President Secretariat Press Wing said in a press release, on Tuesday. Rana Sanaullah, in his capacity as Adviser to the PM, would have the status

PM satisfied as $1.1 bln final IMF tranche to bring in economic stability

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday, expressing satisfaction over the disbursement of $1.1 billion final tranche by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), hoped that it would help bring economic stability to the country. On Monday, the IMF Executive Board completed the second review under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) for Pakistan, allowing for an immediate disbursement of around $1.1 billion, bringing total disbursements under the arrangement to around $3 billion.

International Political Landscape and Pakistan: A Strategic Overview

By FARAZ AHMED CHANDIO In the intricate tapestry of international relations, Pakistan occupies a unique and strategic position. Situated at the nexus of South Asia, Central Asia, and the Middle East, Pakistan’s geopolitical importance cannot be overstated. This article explores how Pakistan navigates its complex international political landscape, focusing on its relationships with major global powers, regional dynamics, and internal political challenges that impact its foreign policy. Pakistan’s Geopolitical Significance

52 Senators including chairman complete tenure On Monday

ISLAMABAD: The tenure of 52 Senate members, including Chairman Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani , Deputy Chairman Mirza Afridi, Leader of the House Ishaq Dar, Leader of the Opposition Dr. Shahzad Waseem and Senator Raza Rabbani, ended on Monday (March 11). After its merger into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the four FATA seats in the Upper House will no longer exist, reducing the total membership of the new Senate from 100 to 96. The

PM directs uninterrupted gas, power supply during Ramazan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Monday directed for ensuring uninterrupted gas and power supply to the consumers during the holy month of Ramazan. He also directed for provision of every possible facilities to the private sector, local and foreign investors in the exploration of gas and oil, refining and distribution of these natural resources.The prime minister chaired a high level meeting on petroleum sector, PM Office Media Wing