Firdous Ashiq Awan is a Pakistani physician and politician from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. She is currently serving as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting, in office since 18 April 2019.
The Pakistan government has rejected the findings of the "managed" and "biased" report by the Transparency International (TI), in which the country slipped by three spots from the previous year's ranking despite increased anti-corruption efforts.
The Imran Khan-led Pakistan government will "review in detail" a special court's decision to sentence former President Pervez Musharraf to death in the long-drawn high treason case against him, an official said here on Tuesday.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan might not participate in the upcoming Kuala Lumpur Summit after Saudi Arabia expressed its reservation over the event, Dawn reported citing diplomatic sources.
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday accepted the apologies of Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan and Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan, and withdrew its contempt of court notices against them.
After a long delay, Pakistan government on Tuesday granted "conditional" approval for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to travel abroad for medical treatment on the assurance that he signs surety bonds and commits to return after his treatment and face charges against him.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has sought a report on the health conditions of former premier Nawaz Sharif and also directed the Punjab government "to ensure that Sharif gets the best possible care in accordance with the wishes of his family".
The Pakistan government has started devising a strategy to deploy armed forces in Islamabad during the October 31 'Azadi March' which will call "to topple the ruling PTI government".
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, special advisor to Pakist Prime Minister Imran Khan for Information and Broadcasting on Saturday said that Kartarpur is a religious issue and whosoever comes there will be facilitated.
Pakistani politic, media bodies and rights groups have rejected the governments announcement of setting up of special tribunals for taking up complaints against the media without prior consultation with primary stakeholders.
Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan urged the Sikhs and Muslims communities to work together in unison to defeat extremism and intolerance in the world.