Prime Minister improving after a cardiac surgery
Expected to return country within three weeks as doctors allow him to travel
This was stated by Maryam Nawaz while talking to various private television channels
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif underwent a cardiac-surgery in London
He is successfully operated upon for the heart ailment.
According to the doctors this surgery would make him healthier.The surgery was lasted more than four hours
Information Minister Pervaiz Rasheed said prayers across the world were held for the premier's well being and health.
"President to address third joint session of parliament today"
President will throw light on the performance of the government as well as the challenge of extremism and terrorism faced by the country
He will also highlight the achievements made by the security forces in this regard.
The President is also likely to highlight the steps taken by the government to improve economy and overcome energy shortages
He will also talk about development agenda particularly the construction of China Pakistan Economic Corridor.President Hussain has addressed such sessions twice, in 2014 and in 2015.
This would be his third address as president to a joint sitting of parliament.
"Army Chief General Raheel Sharif witnessed the multinational military exercises EFES-2016 in Turkey".
According to ISPR, he appreciated the Turkish armed forces for an outstanding conduct of the exercise of such magnitude and scopeA contingent of Pakistani armed forces participated in the ‘Combined Joint Live Fire Exercise’
Other countries who took part in exercises included the United States, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, Qatar, Turkey, Belgium, and Azerbaijan.
Exercises were conducted in Turkey’s Western Anatolia region
In total, observers from 79 different countries attended the exercise.
"Government decides to keep prices of petroleum products unchanged in June".
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said it has been decided not to increase prices of the petroleum products during the Holy month of Ramazan in light of Prime Minister's vision.
He stated this while talking to newsmen in Islamabad.
"Lt. Col among 16 killed in fire at India's largest ammo yard at Pulgaon".
A major fire in the central ammunition depot at Pulgaon, India killed 16 defence personnel including a Lieutenant Colonel and a Major and left 17 injured in the early hours of Tuesday.The fire in a storage shed, containing over 130 tonnes of anti-tank mines and ammunition, triggered blasts that killed many of the personnel.Tuesday's fire is reported to be the third such incident at Pulgaon.
There was a major blaze in May 1989 whereas another such incident took place in 2005.
"Three Pakistani players secure place in top test players ranking"
Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, and Yasir Shah maintain their position in the top 10 of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Player Rankings
Rankings were announced by the cricket's global body yesterday.
Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.
However, dust-thunderstorm rain is expected at isolated places of Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Malakand, Peshawar, Kohat, Bannu, Zhob and Quetta divisions and FATA.