KC-EU’s Chair condemns killing of a child by Indian troops in IHK

Brussels: Chairman Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU) Ali Raza Syed has strongly condemned brutal killing of a kid by Indian security forces in Bijbehera area of Islamabad district of occupied Kashmir.
It is important to mention that an 8-year-old child, Nihaan Butt, was martyred when Indian troops resorted…

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Asylum seeker stabbed six before being shot dead

Glasgow: Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident in West George Street, Glasgow, on Friday, 26 June, 2020.

“Around 12.50pm, officers responded to a report of an incident at the Park Inn Hotel. Officers were on the scene within minutes and the incident was quickly contained. A man…

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Pakistan Navy Ship PNS Aslat arrives at HMNB Portsmouth

London: The Pakistan Navy Ship PNS Aslat arrived at HMNB Portsmouth, UK today for a series of high-level engagements. Commodore Muhammad Faisal Abbasi, Commander 25th Destroyer Squadron is leading the ship.

H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK and Captain of the Naval Base Captain…

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NAVTTC officials calls on the High Commissioner in London

London: A delegation of National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC), led by its Executive Director, Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema, called on H.E. Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK in his office today.

The delegation is visiting the UK on the invitation of the British Council. Nishat…

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Pakistan the best place for tourism: William Dalrymple

London: William Dalrymple, renowned British historian and author said northern areas of Pakistan are the best place and most fascinating tourist destinations. He was speaking at an event, “Pakistan: Travel’s Best Kept Secret” held at the Pakistan High Commission London on 27 June 2018. The event was jointly organized…

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Three Pakistanis receive The Queen’s Young Leaders Award

London: Three young Pakistanis, Mahnoor Syed, Haroon Yasin and Hassan Mujtaba Zaidi received The Queen’s Young Leaders Award from Her Majesty The Queen at a special ceremony held at Buckingham Palace, London on 26 June 2018. Together they have joined a network of 240 powerful young leaders, from 53…

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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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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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Pakistani culture showcased at The Commonwealth Fair London

London: Spectacular 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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London: Mr Yasir Mehmood has won the British High Commission Islamabad’s photography competition celebrating 70 years of UK-Pakistan ties. Launched in February, the competition was the subject of tremendous interest and received over 400 high-quality entries from a mix of amateur, semi-professional and professional photographers in…

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OPC Punjab Meets Overseas Community in Belgium

Brussels: “The Overseas Pakistanis Commission of Punjab has been successfully resolving the issues of all the Overseas Pakistanis irrespective of their social, economic and political affiliations”. This was stated by Vice Chairman Overseas Pakistanis Commission (OPC) Punjab, Mr. Khalid Shaheen while addressing a, well-attended, meeting with Pakistani diaspora in…

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Sufi Night Organized by the Embassy of Pakistan Brussels

Brussels: The Embassy of Pakistan in Brussels has commenced a series of events to celebrate 2017 as the 70th year of Independence of Pakistan. In this connection a Sufi Night was organized where world renowned Qawwali group of Ustad Ghulam Fariduddin Ayaz and Abu Muhammad enthralled the audience with their…

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