Funeral prayers for national icon Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan held at Islamabad’s Faisal Mosque

Funeral prayers for Pakistan’s renowned nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan were held at Islamabad’s Faisal Mosque on Sunday. A large number of people were in attendance, despite the rain which began to pour shortly before the prayers, at 3:30 pm. Two separate enclosures were arranged within the mosque premises, of which one expressly catered … Read more

‘National hero, Patriotic son’: Pakistan strongly remembers Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan following death

Condolences and tributes poured in after Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, the father of Pakistan’s nuclear programme, passed away in Islamabad on Sunday. He is widely regarded as the founder of gas-centrifuge enrichment technology for Pakistan’s nuclear deterrent program. Pakistan’s nuclear weapons program is a source of extreme national pride. As its “father”, A.Q. Khan, who headed Pakistan’s … Read more

I was forced to agree on disposal of habeas corpus plea, reveals A.Q. Khan

ISLAMABAD: Former nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan claimed before the Supreme Court on Thursday that he was forced to sign his consent in an earlier habeas corpus petition as a result of which the Islamabad High Court had disposed of that petition on Feb 6, 2009. SC issues notice to the Strategic Planning Division, … Read more

Nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan met Shahdat at 85 in Islamabad

“ONE AMONG GREAT HONOR OF PAKISTAN” Nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan met Shahadat in Islamabad on Sunday morning at the age of 85.   INNA LILAH E WA INNAIHI RAJIOON, October 10, 2021 Quran 2:154 states: “Do not say regarding those who are slain in the path of God that they are dead; rather they … Read more