Aviation - Part 2

Category: Aviation

Pakistan Plans State Funeral For German Nun Who Helped Eradicate Leprosy

August 10, 2017 |

Pakistan is planning a rare state funeral to honor Ruth Pfau, a German-born nun who helped the Southeast Asian country wipe out leprosy.

Pfau, 87, who was referred to by many as Pakistan's Mother Theresa, died on August 10 at …

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Pakistan Plans State Funeral For German Nun Who Helped Eradicate Leprosy

August 10, 2017 |

Pakistan is planning a rare state funeral to honor Ruth Pfau, a German-born nun who helped the Southeast Asian country wipe out leprosy.

Pfau, 87, who was referred to by many as Pakistan's Mother Theresa, died on August 10 at …

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Deposed Pakistani PM Calls Ouster ‘Insult To Voters’

August 9, 2017 |

Addressing a rally in Rawalpindi, deposed Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the Supreme Court's decision to disqualify him from office last month over undeclared wealth was an "insult to voters."

The speech late on August 9 marked the …

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Peace between Pakistan, India possible only through durable Kashmir solution: Asif

August 8, 2017 |

Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif

Monday said that peace between India and Pakistan would be possible

only through finding a durable solution to the Kashmir dispute.

Pakistan is ready to explore a solution though diplomacy, he

said during a meeting …

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More Than 20 Wounded In Lahore Bomb Blast, Officials Say

August 7, 2017 |

Pakistani officials say a bomb blast has wounded at least 22 people in the eastern city of Lahore.

Provincial Punjabi government spokesman Malik Muhammad Ahmad Khan said on August 7 that the bomb was planted inside a truck loaded with …

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In Afghan Review, Trump’s Frustration Carries Echoes of Obama Years

August 6, 2017 |

WASHINGTON Since taking office, U.S. President Donald Trump has shown an affinity, and perhaps even a deference, to the generals he has surrounded himself with in his Cabinet and at the White House, save one exception: the war in Afghanistan.…

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In Afghan Review, Trump’s Frustration Carries Echoes of Obama Years

August 6, 2017 |

WASHINGTON Since taking office, U.S. President Donald Trump has shown an affinity, and perhaps even a deference, to the generals he has surrounded himself with in his Cabinet and at the White House, save one exception: the war in Afghanistan.…

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SEVERAL VILLAGES OF DISTRICT GUJRANWALA INUNDATED DUE TO FLOOD IN NALAH DEEK

August 5, 2017 |

Several villages of District Gujranwala have been inundated due to flood in Nalah Deek.

Talking to Radio Pakistan's Sheikhupura correspondent, Deputy Commissioner Sheikhupura said several villages of Tehsil Kamokey have been affected due to flood.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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CHINA ACCUSES INDIA OF CONCOCTING EXCUSES OVER ILLEGAL ENTRY OF ITS MILITARY INTO DOKLAM BORDER AREA

August 3, 2017 |

China has accused India of concocting excuses over the illegal entry of its military into Chinese territory.

In a statement, Chinese Foreign Ministry said China will take all necessary measures to safeguard its legitimate and lawful rights and interests.

China …

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OPERATION RADD-UL-FASAAD: 15 SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN PUNJAB, SINDH

August 3, 2017 |

In operation Raddul Fasaad, security forces have arrested fifteen suspects in Punjab and Sindh provinces.

SINDH

Pakistan Rangers Sindh has arrested eight suspected criminals in various parts of Karachi.

A statement issued by Rangers in Karachi said the accused were …

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Draft electoral reforms bill is to be presented in NA during its current session

August 2, 2017 |

Business Advisory Committee of the National Assembly has decided that the draft electoral reforms bill would be presented before the current session of the house for approval.

The meeting of the Advisory Committee was held at the Parliament House with …

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President concerned over increasing cases of tuberculosis in country

August 1, 2017 |

President Mamnoon Hussain

Monday expressed concern over the increasing number of cases

of tuberculosis in Pakistan and called for sustained and

concerted efforts to eradicate such fatal diseases from the

country.

The president said this while talking to CEO Indus…

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