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Cold, dry weather expected in most parts of country

January 23, 2019 |

Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.

However, light rain with light snowfall over the hills is expected in Malakand, Hazara divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. Foggy conditions are likely …

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Jordan’s interior minister, CAIM chief discuss security cooperation

January 22, 2019 |

Amman Jordanian Interior Minister Samir Mubaidin discussed on Tuesday with Secretary General of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers (CAIM) Mohammed Bin Ali Koman ways to improve Pan-Arab security cooperation.

During the meeting, the two officials reviewed the agenda of …

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Afghan ambassador visits SPA headquarters in Riyadh

January 21, 2019 |

Riyadh President of the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) Abdullah bin Fahd Al-Hussein met with Afghanistan's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Sayed Jalal Karim, at SPA headquarters in Riyadh on Sunday.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed means of cooperation in …

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Pakistani Counter Terrorism Officers Arrested

January 20, 2019 |

The Associated Press is reporting Pakistan arrested more than a dozen counter-terrorism officers Sunday.

The arrests came a day after the officers shot a middle-aged couple, their teenage daughter and a family friend, in what the officers had described as …

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Depleting water resources, increasing population major problems: Amin

January 19, 2019 |

Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam says the depleting water resources and increasing population are two major problems being faced by the country.

He expressed these views while inaugurating the first private eco-friendly steam operated car …

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OIC welcomes Palestine’s taking over reins of G77

January 16, 2019 |

Jeddah The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has welcomed Palestine's formal assumption of the chairmanship of the Group of 77 (G77) and China.

In a statement on Wednesday, the OIC stressed that this historic achievement would strengthen Palestine's political and …

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WHO launches new 5-year strategic plan to address global health challenges

January 15, 2019 |

Geneva The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that 2019 will see the start of the WHO's new five-year strategic plan � the 13th General Program of Work � to address the world's multiple health challenges and threats.

In a …

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Saudi king receives US Secretary of States in Riyadh

January 14, 2019 |

Riyadh Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman received US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at Al Yamama Palace in Riyadh on Monday.

During the meeting, King Salman and Pompeo reviewed the historical relations between the two friendly countries …

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Saudi Arabia to Set Up $10B Oil Refinery in Pakistan

January 12, 2019 |

GWADAR, PAKISTAN Saudi Arabia plans to set up a $10 billion oil refinery in Pakistan's deepwater port of Gwadar, the Saudi energy minister said Saturday, speaking at the Indian Ocean port that is being developed with the help of China.…

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Egypt’s Sisi meets US State Secretary in Cairo

January 10, 2019 |

CairoEgyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met here on Thursday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is currently visiting Egypt as part of an eight-nation tour in the Middle East.

Presidential Spokesman Ambassador Bassam Radi said in a statement …

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ISESCO to participate in Islamic Commission for Economic, Cultural and Social Affairs meeting

January 9, 2019 |

Rabat The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) said Wednesday that it will participate in the 42nd Session of Islamic Commission for Economic, Cultural and Social Affairs (ICECS) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

The meeting, to be …

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KP govt paying special attention to IT in educational institutions

January 8, 2019 |

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is paying special attention on the promotion of Information technology in educational institutes across the province.

Special Assistant to Chief Minister Kamran Khan Bangash told our Peshawar correspondent that IT laboratories have been established in thirteen …

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