LAHORE: The Punjab government on Wednesday held a high-level law and order meeting particularly with regard to the arrival of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri in Lahore and his public gathering at Charring Cross on June 17.
ISLAMABAD: Upon his arrival, Saudi Foreign Minister met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army chief General Raheel Sharif separately.
CAIRO: Saudi-led air strikes pounded the rebel-held Yemeni capital Sanaa on Tuesday and the new United Nations envoy to the country arrived there hours before a five-day ceasefire after over six weeks of war was set to begin.
ADEN: Houthi forces fought battles street by street with local militia in the old center of Aden on Wednesday, as the first boatloads of emergency medical aid arrived to the south Yemeni port city which aid workers say faces a humanitarian catastrophe.
ISLAMABAD: Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani arrived in Islamabad today on a two-day visit to Pakistan, ARY News reported.
MACAU: President Xi Jinping visited a drizzly Macau on Friday for the 15th anniversary of the gambling hub’s return to Chinese rule, with onlookers barred from using umbrellas — the emblem of democracy protests in nearby Hong Kong.
KARACHI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif reached Karachi on Wednesday noon, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: A meeting between the PML-N leader Khwaja Saad Rafique and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri took place in a container in Islamabad long march venue on Sunday noon, ARY News reported.