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Womenfolk play pivotal role in socio-economic development: Farman

January 31, 2019 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Shah Farman says womenfolk play a pivotal role in the socio-economic development of the country.

Talking with a delegation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa women chamber of commerce and industries which call on him in Peshawar, he said the …

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Mainly cold, dry weather expected in most parts of country during next 24 hours

January 31, 2019 |

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

However, more rain-thunderstorm is expected in Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas.

Foggy conditions are likely to prevail in plain areas …

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UNRWA appeals for $1.2 billion to fund vital services for Palestine refugees

January 30, 2019 |

Geneva The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNWRA) has launched an appeal for $1.2 billion to fund vital services and life-saving aid for 5.4 million Palestinian refugees in Gaza, West Bank and across the Middle East.…

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Steps being taken for trials for 5G, digitalization of country: Khalid

January 30, 2019 |

Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui has said that measures are being taken for trials for 5G and digitalization of the country.

Addressing the ceremony of a private Cellular company in Islamabad, he said with the advent …

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Civil Secretariat building project to be completed by 2020: Hafeez

January 28, 2019 |

Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Hafeez-ur-Rehman has said that civil secretariat building project would be completed by 2020.

This he stated while inspecting this ongoing project in Jutial Gilgit.

He said the building would be completed at a cost of one billion …

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Punjab government introducing educational reforms: CM

January 27, 2019 |

Chief Minister Punjab, Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar has said that the provincial government is introducing reforms in education sector for quality education in the province.

In a statement, he said that Punjab government is introducing reforms in education sector as …

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OIC provides urgent assistance to Afghanistan to fight drought

January 25, 2019 |

Jeddah, The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), represented by the Islamic Solidarity Fund (SFD), has approved urgent humanitarian assistance to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to alleviate the effects of the severe drought that resulted in the displacing of a …

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Pakistan Equips Military With Tactical Nuke-capable Missile

January 24, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD Pakistan launched a short-range ballistic missile Thursday, formally equipping the military with a nuclear-capable rocket that officials say would deter a surprise conventional attack against the country by rival India.

This training exercise involved launching of quad salvo for …

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Pakistan Equips Military With Tactical Nuke-capable Missile

January 24, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD Pakistan launched a short-range ballistic missile Thursday, formally equipping the military with a nuclear-capable rocket that officials say would deter a surprise conventional attack against the country by rival India.

This training exercise involved launching of quad salvo for …

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Pakistan Equips Military With Tactical Nuke-capable Missile

January 24, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD Pakistan launched a short-range ballistic missile Thursday, formally equipping the military with a nuclear-capable rocket that officials say would deter a surprise conventional attack against the country by rival India.

This training exercise involved launching of quad salvo for …

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SNGPL conducts operation against illegal gas connections

January 23, 2019 |

Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited, Peshawar Region conducted a grand operation against illegal gas connections on the directions of Minister for Petroleum, Ghulam Sarwar Khan.

During the operation, 6550 meter illegal gas pipeline has been cut in areas of Sarband, …

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Second Round of OIC-China Political Consultations to begin Wednesday

January 22, 2019 |

Jeddah At the invitation of the Chinese Foreign Ministry, a high-level delegation from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will start a week-long visit to China on Wednesday to participate in the Second Round of Bilateral Political Consultations, within the …

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