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Location: Southern Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea, between India on the east and Iran and Afghanistan on the west and China in the north
Capital: Islamabad
Population: 165,803,560
Independence Day: 14 August 1947 (from UK)
Date Joined: 1989 (Pakistan withdrew from the Commonwealth on its own accord in 1972)
Currency: Pakistani Rupee (PKR)
Total Area: 803,940 sq km
Languages: Punjabi, Sindhi, Siraiki (a Punjabi variant), Pashtu, Urdu (official), Balochi, Hindko, Brahui, English, Burushaski
Head of the Government: Prime Minister HE Imran Khan (since 18 August 2018)
Web site: http://www.pakistan.gov.pk
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Pakistan to allow Afghan exports to India through Wagah border

Pakistan will allow Afghanistan to send goods to India using the Wagah border from July 15. The decision, which is part of Islamabad’s commitment under Pakistan-Afghanistan Transit Trade Agreement, is expected to boost Afghanistan’s exports to India. “At the special request of the government of Afghanistan and with a view to facilitating its transit trade, Pakistan has decided to resume Afghan exports through Wagah border crossing from July 15 after implementing coronavirus (COVID-19) related protocols,” a press release from the Ministry of Foreign

News Source:thehindu
News Type:News Published date: 14-July-2020

Pakistan PM Imran Khan extends support to Nepal as Pakistan struggles with its own problems

If there were any doubts that China's tentacles run deep in the Oli administration Pakistan, a vassal state of China, is extending help to Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in these troubled times. Imran khan has reached out to his Nepal counterpart. Khan plans to speak to Oli over the phone. Unable to tackle the coronavirus in Pakistan, Imran Khan is now fishing in the troubled waters of Nepal's politics.

News Source:wionews
News Type:News Published date: 03-July-2020

PM Imran Khan witnessed the signing ceremony of the financing agreements worth US$ 1,500 million with the three International Financial Institutions

Prime Minister Imran Khan witnessed the signing ceremony of the financing agreements worth US$ 1,500 million with the three International Financial Institutions (IFIs); the World Bank (WB), the Asian Development Bank (ABB), and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).

News Source:pmo.gov.pk
News Type:News Published date: 25-June-2020

Pakistan cricket legend Shahid Afridi tests positive for COVID-19

Shahid Afridi, the former Pakistan captain, has tested positive for COVID-19. The 40-year-old shared the news on Twitter and asked fans to pray for him. “I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday; my body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately, I’m covid positive. Need prayers for a speedy recovery, InshaAllah,” he wrote. Afridi is the second international cricketer from Pakistan to test positive for COVID-19. Recently, former Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar had also tested positive

News Source:adaderana.lk
News Type:News Published date: 15-June-2020

PIA crash: Sheikh Mohamed condoles with Pakistani PM Imran Khan

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has extended his sincere condolences to Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, for the 97 victims of the Friday's plane crash in a residential area in Karachi. He prayed to Allah Almighty to bestow mercy and forgiveness on the dead and give strength to their families to bear the tragedy. The PIA flight reportedly lost contact with air traffic after developing engine trouble during the trip from Lahore.

News Source:khaleejtimes
News Type:News Published date: 26-May-2020

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