Secretary General Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland during a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi lauded Pakistan's efforts for peace
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has announced to release commemorative postage stamps on the eve of 71st birth anniversary of Commonwealth.
The minister said he will present Pakistan's report about mandates of 2018.
LONDON: Britain’s Prince Charles was approved as the successor to Queen Elizabeth as head of the Commonwealth at a meeting of the group’s heads of government on Friday. “We recognize the role of the queen in championing the Commonwealth and its peoples,” the Commonwealth leaders said in a statement. “The next head of the Commonwealth shall be His Royal Highness Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales.” There have been calls for the role to be rotated around the 53 member-states, most of which are former British…
Pakistan has received the 'Commonwealth Government Award' for women’s economic empowerment in a ceremony held on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in London.
MALE: The Maldives angrily quit the Commonwealth on Thursday after years of wrangling over its human rights record since the toppling of its first democratically-elected leader four years ago. The troubled honeymoon island nation said it had been treated "unjustly and unfairly" by the bloc, a voluntary association of more than 50 countries, many of them former territories of the British empire. "The decision to leave the Commonwealth was difficult, but inevitable," said a statement from the foreign ministry. The former…
The International Cricket Council (ICC) will apply for the inclusion of women's cricket at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban, South Africa, the governing body has said.
ISLAMABAD: Diplomatic relations between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Solomon Islands were formally established pursuant to the signing of a joint communique.
GLASGOW: Hailed as the best ever Commonwealth Games by Federation president Prince Tunku Imran, Glasgow 2014 celebrated the end of a memorable 20th edition with a colourful closing ceremony on Sunday.