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Pakistani culture showcased at The Commonwealth Fair, London

London: Beautiful Pakistani stalls at the annual fair of Commonwealth Countries League (CCL), turned out to be a great attraction for the visitors. The stalls showcased Pakistan’s cultural richness and diversity through traditional handicrafts, clothes, souvenirs and exotic cuisine. Pakistani cuisine, especially, the rice dish ‘Biryani’, with its exquisite…

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Time to immediate cessation of massive violations of human rights in Kashmir

London: The Pakistan High Commission London organized a seminar in connection with the Kashmir Black Day at the British Parliament.

Kashmir Black Day is observed on 27 October every year against the illegal occupation of Jammu & Kashmir by India. This is the day, when, in 1947, India sent its armed…

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Overseas Pakistanis need to Support Dams : Faisal Javed

Brussels: Senator Faisal Javed who is currently visiting Brussels in connection with Asia – Europe Parliamentary Meeting (ASEP 10), addressed Pakistani community and media based in Belgium and Luxembourg on Friday. He urged overseas Pakistanis to contribute generously towards Dam Fund. In a large gathering held at the Embassy of Pakistan…

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Pakistan Society Celebrates its 65th Annual Reception

London: His Highness the Aga Khan, 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims attended The Pakistan Society’s 65th Annual Dinner held at The Dorchester Hotel London. 
Founded in 1951 and based in London, The Pakistan Society aims to increase public knowledge in Britain of the arts, history, geography…

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Fehmida Mirza emphasis greater cooperation to tackle challenges

Brussels: Federal Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Dr. Fehmida Mirza represented Pakistan at the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit that took place on 18-19 October 2018 in Brussels.

Dr. Fehmida Mirza in her statement, focused on the importance of cooperation between Asian and European countries to confront mutual…

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Pakistan’s Music Mesmerizes Audience at Cultural Festival

Brussels: The Embassy of Pakistan in Brussels organized a Sitar and Tabla concert at the Belgium’s prestigious International Centre of Fine Arts and Music Bozar on Wednesday. The concert was organized as part of Pakistan’s participation in Asia – Europe Cultural Festival which is taking place in connection with…

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Shahzad Akbar called on the UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid

London: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Accountability (SAPM) Shahzad Akbar called on the UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid in London.

Both sides discussed issues of mutual interest, particularly those related to the provision of mutual legal assistance, extradition requests, prisoner transfer agreement and steps to curb money laundering…

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Cast of “Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2” Welcomed in UK

London: The blockbuster movie Jawani Phir Nahi Ani, one of the highest grossing films of Pakistan, now has its most awaited sequel on its way, Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2.

Cast of this movie visited United Kingdom for the promotion of this film where they met overseas British Asians in…

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Jimmy Engineer talks about his life and art at PHC

London: Jimmy Engineer, one of Pakistan’s most revered painter and philanthropist gave an illustrated talk on his art and life at the Pakistan High Commission London on 25 July 2018. The event was jointly organized by The Pakistan Society and the High Commission.

Critically acclaimed artist shared his artistic…

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Seminar on Islamic Finance and Its Importance in the 21st Century

London: London is on its way to being a key hub in Islamic finance was the conclusion of the unique Forum for International Relations Development (FIRD) seminar on Islamic Finance and Its Importance in the 21st Century at House of Lords in which The Lord Sheikh (Co-Chair APPG on…

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