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Speakers Call for Robust Implementation of Landmark Global Compact to Protect Migrants Worldwide, as Intergovernmental Conference Concludes in Marrakech

December 11, 2018 |

Agreement Holds Promise to Save Lives, Improve Living Conditions, Foster Prosperity for Millions, Special Representative Says

MARRAKECH, Morocco, 11 December � The two-day Intergovernmental Conference that adopted the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration concluded today with robust …

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Egypt’s Observatory: Conflict-hit areas in Africa likely to become terrorist zones

December 10, 2018 |

Cairo � Egyptian Dar Al Iftaa's Takfiri Fatwas and Extremist Views Observatory warned of turning the conflict-hit areas in Africa into zones for terror organizations to carry out their operations.

The Observatory said in a report issued Monday that the …

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OIC chief approves humanitarian assistance for 6 projects in Palestine

December 9, 2018 |

Jeddah � Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen approved humanitarian relief allocations for the benefit of six projects in the State of Palestine.

These allocations come as an expression of the solidarity …

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Over half of global population now online: UN

December 8, 2018 |

Geneva - Some 3.9 billion people are now using the Internet, meaning that for the first time more than half of the global population is online, the United Nations said on Friday.

The UN agency for information and communication technologies, …

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Over half of global population now online: UN

December 8, 2018 |

Geneva - Some 3.9 billion people are now using the Internet, meaning that for the first time more than half of the global population is online, the United Nations said on Friday.

The UN agency for information and communication technologies, …

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Policies to be formulated for development of agri sector: Buzdar

December 7, 2018 |

Khalid Khokhar Group of Kissan Ittehad held meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and discussed various proposals regarding increasing the agricultural productivity and solution of problems of the farmers.

Talking on the occasion, Chief Minister said that stakes …

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Governor GB expresses deep grief over sad demise of Sheikh Ahmed Siddiqui

December 7, 2018 |

Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Raja Jalal Hussain has expressed his deep grief and sorrow over the demise of Religious Scholar and Imam of Baltistania Masjid Islamabad Sheikh Ahmed Siddiqui.

He visited the residence of Late Sheikh Ahmed in Islamabad and offered fateha …

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Pakistan Urges US to Leave Afghanistan ‘As Friend of the Region’

December 6, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD � Pakistan's military says it is taking "every step" required to help the United States successfully achieve a political reconciliation in Afghanistan and exit the war-shattered country "as friend of the region, not as a failure."

The statement comes …

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OIC Permanent Representatives warn of danger of Israeli racist law on Palestinian rights

December 6, 2018 |

Jeddah � The Permanent Representatives of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) warned of the danger of the Israeli racist law called "Basic Law: Israel as the Nation-State of the Jewish People", aiming to annul the historical, political, legal, religious …

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Govt to provide full assistance for welfare of Gilgit-Baltistan people: FM

December 5, 2018 |

Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said the government will provide full assistance for welfare of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan and to resolve problems being faced by the provincial government.

He was talking to Governor of Gilgit-Baltistan Raja Jalal …

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Governor KP directs to expedite work on rehab of Warsak canal

December 4, 2018 |

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman has issued directives to expedite work on rehabilitation of Warsak canal irrigation project in Peshawar.

Presiding over a review meeting of the project in Peshawar on Tuesday, he said thousands of acres barren lands will …

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KP govt allocating portion of Governor House for Women Park

December 2, 2018 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is working on a proposal to allocate a portion of Governor House for Women Park.

This was told at a meeting in Peshawar on Sunday.

Governor Shah Farman, Chief Minister Mahmood Khan also attended the meeting.

The …

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