Police academy graduates march during their graduation ceremony in Islamabad. Photo: Reuters

76 women officers among 408 graduating police officers of Pakistan

A new batch of officers were welcomed into the Pakistan police force on Monday at a police academy graduation ceremony in Islamabad. A total of 408 graduating officers including 76 women officers successfully completed nine-month training at the Police College Sihala. The 408 sub-inspectors were appointed out of about 70,000 applicants, including 76 women, through the…

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s message for Pakistanis

Pakistan and China need to enhance Economic, Defense, Diplomatic and Cultural Ties: Xi Jinping Islamabad is brimming with festive atmosphere as capital city has been decorated with lights and flags of Pakistan and China before the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping.The much anticipated visit is the first by a Chinese president to Pakistan after nine years. Portraits of the…

Pakistan’s first Model Disability Survey launched

Pakistan has launched its first Model Disability Survey (MDS) that would help estimate the percentage and potential of people with disability – most unheard and uncounted population of the country. The survey can be  a valuable document for the policy-makers as it would also help identify challenges faced by disabled Pakistan and define interventions needed…