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London: People in United Kingdom have started a new campaign against hatred campaign of Punish a Muslim.

A poster encouraging people to “love a Muslim” has gone viral in response to a vile mailout encouraging people to attack Muslims on a day of hatred.

The initial mailout, titled ‘Punish A…

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The Queen recognises Pakistani volunteer with Points of Light award

Islamabad: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has recognised Dr Muhammad Amjad Saqib, of Pakistan as the 31st Commonwealth Point of Light in honour of his exceptional voluntary service creating Pakistan’s largest micro-finance organisation that is benefitting hundreds of thousands of disadvantaged people.
In the lead-up to the…

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Pakistan poised to become a regional economic powerhouse: Syed Ibne Abbas

London: The Pakistan High Commission London hosted a reception in London, to celebrate 78th Pakistan Day.
Rt Hon Mark Field, FCO Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific and Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan were the Chief Guests on the occasion.
Lord Tariq Ahmed, FCO Minister…

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High Commissioner hosts young British-Pakistanis

London: Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK hosted a group of British Pakistani youth to a lunch at the British Parliament.

A detailed exchange of views took place on encouraging a more proactive role of youth in the British society through focus on education and enhanced political…

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Commonwealth Summit and Role of Kashmiri Diaspora

Luton: South Asia Centre For Peace and Human Rights (UK) organised an interactive Kashmir Conference titled “Commonwealth Summit and Role of Kashmiri Diaspora”
The conference was chaired by Chaudry Mohammed Ayyub the Mayor of Luton. In his opening remarks the Mayor said as a member of the Kashmiri diaspora Kashmir…

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Award winning female academic calls on the High Commissioner

London: Award winning female academic Professor Khanzadi Fatima Khattak called on H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK on 22 March 2018.

Pakistan-based first female Prof. Khanzadi Fatima Khattak, the Vice Chancellor of Women University Swabi, recently received the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry Fellowship…

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Spies, Lies, And All The Ties

By: Shaghofta Akhtar (Nottingham UK)

Undercovering filming by the UK Channel 4 news program, reveals how Cambridge Analytica claims it ran ‘all’ of President Trump’s digital campaign – and may have broken election law. It claims to do this by secretly intervening in the democratic process. Protonmail was used to…

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PHC meets UK’s Minister of State for Trade Policy

London: Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Syed Ibne Abbas met with Mr. Greg Hands MP, British Minister of State for Trade Policy. The meeting was a follow up of the Minister’s recent visit to Pakistan.

The Minister described his visit quite productive. He appreciated Pakistan’s economic growth…

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UKPCCI Delegation headed by Ch Siddiq Visits OPC

Lahore: A delegation of UK Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry visited head office of Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab and held talks with Commissioner Afzaal Bhatti .Director General OPC Syed Javed Iqbal Bokhari, Additional DG Agha Yousaf, Directors Asad Naeem and Raja Zubair were also present.

Afzaal Bhatti while…

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Pakistan Press Club UK holds 9th Annual Elections in London

London: Pakistan Press Club UK (PPCUK) has held it’s 9th annual elections for the year 2017-2018. PPCUK has a total membership of 120 members, who are working for various print and electronic media houses. PPCUK offered all its members the opportunity to participate in these elections. An elected…

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