General - Part 2

Category: General

Xiangyang — a Model of City Construction in Central China

September 18, 2017 | General

XIANGYANG, China, Sept. 18, 2017 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/– Five years have passed since Xiangyang, a city in central China’s Hubei Province, stepped up its urban renovation. The local government has invested over 140 billion yuan (21.3 billion U.S. dollars) in city construction, …

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Transcript of Interview With Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

September 17, 2017 | Aviation, General

BAGHDAD A transcript of an interview Saturday with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi by The Associated Press.

AP: Thank you mister prime minister for having The Associated Press here in Baghdad.

Al-Abadi: Welcome.

AP: I'm going to start off by …

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OVER RS1B ISSUED FOR IMPROVEMENT OF SECURITY IN JAILS

September 16, 2017 | Aviation, General

Punjab Finance Department has issued over one billion rupees for improvement of security in jails.

In a statement Inspector General of Prison Department Mian Farooq Nazir said the amount will be spent on installation of CCTV cameras, scanning machines, walk …

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Leverage in Cambodia Key Question for US, EU

September 15, 2017 | Aviation, General

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Radio Free Asia has joined the ranks of media outlets shuttered under the now almost blanket smothering of an independent press in Cambodia, as U.S. and European diplomatic efforts have failed, so far, to halt the county's …

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Leverage in Cambodia Key Question for US, EU

September 15, 2017 | Aviation, General

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Radio Free Asia has joined the ranks of media outlets shuttered under the now almost blanket smothering of an independent press in Cambodia, as U.S. and European diplomatic efforts have failed, so far, to halt the county's …

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UN organization calls for support in rebuilding homes in Gaza

September 14, 2017 | General

In Gaza, many families continue to live in temporary shelters.

Copenhagen, Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

“Currently 29,000 people in Gaza have no home,” said Nick O’Regan, Director of UNOPS Infrastructure team and former head of the organization’s office

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MAZAR-E-QUAID TO FURTHER BE RENOVATED, BEAUTIFIED: IRFAN

September 14, 2017 | Aviation, General

Adviser to Prime Minister for national heritage Irfan Siddiqui has chaired meeting of management board of Mazar-e-Quaid in Karachi on Thursday.

Addressing the meeting, he said Mazar-e-Quaid will further be renovated and beautified.

The adviser said it will be ensured …

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MAZAR-E-QUAID TO FURTHER BE RENOVATED, BEAUTIFIED: IRFAN

September 14, 2017 | Aviation, General

Adviser to Prime Minister for national heritage Irfan Siddiqui has chaired meeting of management board of Mazar-e-Quaid in Karachi on Thursday.

Addressing the meeting, he said Mazar-e-Quaid will further be renovated and beautified.

The adviser said it will be ensured …

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‫ریڈ بیچ: نایاب پرندوں کی توجہ حاصل کرتا ہوا دنیا کا سب سے بڑا مرطوب مقام

September 13, 2017 | General, Urdu

پانجن، چین، 13 ستمبر 2017ء/سنہوا-ایشیانیٹ/– ہر خزاں میں چین میں خلیج بوہائی کے شمال مشرق میں واقع پانجن ریڈ بیچ ہجرت کرنے والے پرندوں سے بھر جاتا ہے۔ تقریباً 100 طرح کے نایاب پرندے، بشمول سرخ تاج والی کونجیں، سفید

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Red Beach: World’s Biggest Wetland Attracting Rare Birds

September 13, 2017 | General

PANJIN, China, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Every autumn, Panjin Red Beach in the northeast of Bohai Bay in China is swarming with migratory birds. Nearly 100 kinds of rare birds, including the red-crowned cranes, white cranes, oriental white storks, …

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اسلام کا ایک رکن جو لاکھوں لوگوں کو متحد کرتا ہے

September 13, 2017 | General, Urdu

جدہ، سعودی عرب، 13 ستمبر، 2017/PRNewswire/ — حج اسلام کے پانج ارکان میں سے ایک ہے۔ ہر ملک اور ہر ثقافت سے تعلق رکھنے والے لاکھوں مسلمان فریضہ حج ادا کرنے کے لئے ہر سال ایک مرتبہ سعودی عرب میں

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Maiden Sighting of Sperm Whales in Pakistan

September 13, 2017 | Aviation, General

A pair of sperm whales, the largest toothed predators on earth, has been sighted for the first time in Pakistani waters off the coast of southwest Baluchistan province on the Arabian Sea, officials said.

A group of fishermen spotted and …

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