PPCUK & PJA condemns attack on Media in London

LONDON: Pakistani journalists in Britain have came together to condemn the attack on senior journalist, Ahmed Ali Syed, who was abused and harassed during PTI’s protest outside Hasan Nawaz Sharif’s flat in London on Wednesday evening.

Pakistan Press Club (PPCUK) and Pakistan Journalists Association (PJA) conducted an emergency…

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Pakistan pursuing investment led growth policy: M Zubair

London: British and international investors expressed keen interest in Pakistan during a two-day “Pakistan Investment Conference” from 23 to 24 May 2016 in London. Mr Muhammad Zubair, MOS/Chairman Privatization Commission of Pakistan represented Pakistan at the Conference whereas Mr Nadeem Naqvi, MD Pakistan Stock Exchange along with CEOs…

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Adventure travel in Gilgit-Baltistan: Talk at Pakistan High Commission

London: A large number of tourists and adventure travellers assembled at the Pakistan
High Commission in London last evening. Author and filmmaker Mick Conefrey,
journalist Matthew Green and Wild Frontiers’ founder Jonny Bealby shared with
them the thrilling and fascinating tales of adventure travel and best kept
secrets from the…

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Pakistan has huge potential to rise: Thomas Drew

London: British High Commission-Designate to Pakistan looks forward ‘to a great job in a great country’
The British High Commissioner-Designate to Pakistan, Thomas Drew CMG, spoke to Pakistani media in the UK before leaving for Islamabad at the end of this week.
In his speech, which was partially…

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Pakistan High Commissioner attends Reception for LSE Alumni

London: The London School of Economics (LSE), South Asia Centre hosted a Reception for the LSE Alumni from Pakistan in the UK on 16 February 2016. H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK and Professor Craig Calhoun, LSE President & Director were invited as Chief guests. Director…

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Dialogue is the Only Way Forward for Kashmir issue

London: The international community has no stomach for tackling the Kashmir issue but dialogue is the only way forward for to resolve the problems, just as it has been done for other countries, was the conclusion at a thought provoking seminar hosted at the House of Commons by Dave Anderson…

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12th Annual Charity Dinner of Noor Ul Islam Trust London

London: Noor Ul Islam Trust based in Leyton East London held their 12th Annual Charity Diner at the Walthamstow Assembly Hall where a packed audience of 500 raised around £80,000 for its project to build a state of the art Mosque and Community Centre.
The event gave guests the…

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Christmas and Integration Dinner by WCOP in London

London: Third Christmas & Integration Dinner was organised by World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis at St John the Martyr Church. Barrister Gulnawaz Khan and Esther Das hosted the event. They opened the event by sharing the ethos behind the initiative. They reflected that it was a common trend in Pakistan to…

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Rich tributes paid to Gulgee at the PHC London

London: Rich tributes were paid to legendary artist Ismail Gulgee at the Pakistan High Commission. Gulgee’s younger brother Professor Colonel Noori Ismaili delivered a talk on life and works of the great artist. The event was jointly organized by Pakistan High Commission London and The Pakistan Society.

Professor Noori…

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British Pakistani Diaspora paid tribute to APS Victims

London: On the first anniversary of terrorist attack on the Army Public School Peshawar (APS), Shuhuda were remembered at the High Commission for Pakistan in London on the evening of 16 December 2015.
Hundreds of people from cross-section of the British society turned up to honour the memory of…

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Prince George ready to start nursery from January

London: Prince George would start at a nursery before the end of January in coming year. The two-year-old will attend Westacre Montessori – near Anmer Hall, their Norfolk home – for a few days a week.
The nursery said in a statement: “We are looking forward to welcoming George to…

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World should apply uniform standards on all terrorist incidents

London: Mian Raza Rabbani, Chairman Senate of Pakistan, delivered a public talk at the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) on 24 November 2015. The topic of his talk was “Building a Strong, Democratic and Prosperous Pakistan”. A large number of academia, think tank notables and students attended the talk…

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