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Arab states pledge $100 million monthly to Palestine

June 24, 2019 |

Arab Ministers of Finance announced Sunday their commitment to the decisions of the League of Arab States to activate a monthly 100-million-dollar financial safety net to support the Palestinian Government's budget to cope with current financial crises.

In the final …

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Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly to start debate on budget on Monday

June 23, 2019 |

The Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly will start general debate on the Gilgit Baltistan Budget for the fiscal year 2019-20 in Assembly Hall Jutial Gilgit tomorrow.

Speaker Gilgit Baltistan Assembly Fida Muhammad Nashad will preside.

In the session, the House will initiate the …

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KP govt allocates Rs 62bln for development, prosperity of tribal districts

June 23, 2019 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has allocated sixty-two billion rupees for development and prosperity of tribal districts.

This was stated by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Local Government Shahram Khan Tarakai while addressing a function in Peshawar on Sunday.

He said special priority …

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Emir of Kuwait, Iraqi President discuss regional and international developments

June 19, 2019 |

Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met here on Wednesday with Iraqi President Dr. Barham Salih, where they discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to strengthen them.

During the meeting, held at Al-Salam Palace in …

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SAPM, Governor Punjab discuss political situation

June 18, 2019 |

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Affairs Naeem Ul Haq called on Punjab Governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar in Lahore on Tuesday.

Matters of mutual interest and political situation were discussed during the meeting.

Speaking on the occasion, the Governor …

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FMs of Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt to hold consultative meeting on Libya today

June 12, 2019 |

The foreign ministers of Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt will hold Wednesday a consultative meeting on Libya, in the framework of followup on the implementation of the tripartite presidential initiative for an inclusive political settlement in the wartorn country.

During the …

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Palestine condemns Moldova’s decision to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

June 12, 2019 |

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and the Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemned in two separate statements the decision by Moldova's premier to move his country's embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, considering the decision a blatant violation of international …

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OIC condemns armed attack on Mali’s Sobane-Kou village

June 11, 2019 |

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned Sunday's attack by an armed group against the residents of Sobane-Kou village in Mali's central Mopti region, killing more than 95 people and wounding many others.

OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef bin …

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PM wants to stand nation on their own feet: Punjab Info Minister

June 10, 2019 |

Punjab Minister for Information Samsam Ali Bukhari says Prime Minister Imran Khan wants to stand the nation on their own feet.

In a statement in Lahore on Monday, he said likewise in developed countries we have to extend our tax …

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World Oceans Day observed

June 8, 2019 |

World Oceans Day was observed around the globe including Pakistan on Saturday, 08 June to create awareness among people for the sustainable management and conservation of the world's oceans.

World Ocean Day is a United Nations designated day, celebrated every …

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Jeddah Airport exhibition exposes Houthi crimes against Saudi Arabia

May 30, 2019 |

Jeddah The gravity of terror attacks unleashed by the Iran-backed Houthi militia targeting Saudi Arabia is being showcased in front of leaders of 56 Arab and Muslim countries and about 390 media persons arriving in the Kingdom from around the …

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Mountaineer M. Ali Sadpara climbs world’s 5th highest mountain Makalu

May 29, 2019 |

Renowned mountaineer Mohammad Ali Sadpara of Skardu climbed 8,485-metre Makalu peak on Friday in Nepal.

Makalu peak is the fifth highest mountain in the world.

Sadpara have become the only Pakistani mountaineer to have climbed seven peaks of over 8,000 …

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