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December 9, 2018

Pakistani American Community Shocked Over Schoolchildren Massacre

  BURKE, Virginia — Mr. M. Siddique Sheikh, Chairman of the Pakistan American Business Association, has strongly condemned the brutal attack on a school in the northwestern city of Peshawar that claimed lives of innocent schoolchildren. “These people are not human, they are not even animals as even animals have feelings,” Mr. Sheikh said in […]

Pakistani Americans Proud of Nobel Laureate Malala As She Fights For Education

Burke, Virginia — Pakistani business community in the United States is proud of Malala Yousafzai – the youngest-ever Noble prize winner – who has become a symbol of girls’ right to education in the world. “I stand by this courageous girl who is not afraid even to sacrifice her life for the cause of education […]

Diversity Council Reviews Steps For Communities’ Representation in Fairfax County Police

The Chief’s Council on Diversity Recruitment guides and advises the Chief of Police and his leadership team on how to achieve the Fairfax County Police Department’s diversity recruitment goals. The Chief’s Council also reviews and recommends initiatives to ensure the Department engages with all communities throughout Fairfax County, Virginia. The Chief’s Council on Diversity Recruitment […]

PABA Chairman greets new elected members of Senate, Congress from Virginia

BURKE, Virginia – Chairman Pakistan American Business Association (PABA). M. Siddique Sheikh, has extended warm facilitation to newly elected members of the Senate and Congress from Virginia. Greeting the new members on their successful election campaign, Mr. Sheikh expressed the hope that they will follow the bipartisan approach in addressing the problems of Virginia and […]

Pakistan’s NUST, George Mason University Explore Ways of Cooperation

Fairfax, Virginia – Pakistan’s National University of Science and Technology (NUST) and the Virginia-based George Mason University are exploring opportunities to boost cooperation that will help students and faculties of the two top institutions of higher learning in the areas of policy and research. A three-member NUST delegation, headed by its rector Muhammad Asghar recently […]

US-Pakistan Women’s Council Celebrates Its Second Anniversary

WASHINGTON — The US-Pakistan Women’s Council held a special event recently at the U.S. State Department to mark its second anniversary. The event was attended among others by Pakistan’s ambassador to the U.S., Jalil Abbas Jilani and the US ambassador-at-large for Women’s issues, Catherine Russell and President of American University Neil Kerwin, according to an […]