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We have a chance to redress paths of education to achieve sustainable development, says ISESCO chief

November 10, 2019 |

The Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), Dr. Salim AlMalik, warned that two-thirds of world children do not have access to pre-school education.

He noted that the illiteracy rate in the Arab world for the …

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Pak-Iran Parliamentary Friendship Group expresses desire to promote trade relations

November 10, 2019 |

Pakistan-Iran Parliamentary Friendship Group has urged the need for improving bilateral trade relations and impediments to this end may be removed with mutual consensus.

The desire was expressed at a delegation level talks in Tehran on Saturday between members of …

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KP Doctors call off their strike after successful talks with CM

November 10, 2019 |

The Doctors community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa called off their strike after successful talks with Chief Minister Mahmood Khan in Peshawar on Sunday.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said the government has constituted a committee to redress the reservations …

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CM Punjab gives approval for establishment of Thal University in Bhakkar

November 10, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has given approval for establishment of Thal University in Bhakkar.

Approving summary sent by Higher Education Department in this regard, the Chief Minister said sub-campus of Sargodha University in Bhakkar will be converted to …

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Mainly dry weather expected

November 10, 2019 |

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while light rain/snowfall is expected at isolated places of Balochistan including Quetta during the next twelve hours.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Sudan PM Hamdok to begin Brussels visit today

November 10, 2019 |

Sudanese Prime Minister Dr. Abdalla Hamdok headed to Brussels on Sunday morning, leading a high-level delegation, on a visit to the Kingdom of Belgium at the invitation of the European Union leadership.

Sudan embassy's Acting Charge d'Affaires in Belgium Hamid …

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Dry weather expected in most parts of country

November 10, 2019 |

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while light rain/snowfall is expected at isolated places in Quetta during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded on Monday morning:

Islamabad nine degree centigrade, Lahore …

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Dry weather likely to prevail in most parts of country

November 9, 2019 |

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while cold in northern areas during the next twelve hours.

Temperature of some major cities recorded on Saturday morning:

Islamabad nine degree centigrade, Lahore fifteen, Peshawar eleven, Karachi nineteen, …

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CM Punjab terms Indian SC’s decision regarding Babri Mosque as murder of justice

November 9, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar has termed the decision of Indian Supreme court regarding Babri Mosque as murder of justice, saying it is tantamount to sprinkling salt on the wounds of Muslims.

In a statement in Lahore …

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Andleeb Abbas urges ECO member states to promote connectivity & trade

November 9, 2019 |

Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Economic Cooperation Organization has acknowledged Pakistan's vision for promoting Regional Economic Cooperation.

Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs Andleeb Abbas while speaking in 24th meeting of ECC in Antalya, Turkey on Saturday stressed …

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WAPDA all set to excel in 33rd National Games

November 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, November 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) is all set to excel in the 33rd National Games scheduled to be held in Peshawar from November 10 to 16, 2019. WAPDA Sports Board (WSB) contingent comprising …

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Message from Dr. Arif Alvi President of Pakistan on the occasion of Birth Anniversary of Allama Muhammad Iqbal i.e. 9th November, 2019

Islamabad, November 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): I would like to pay rich tribute to the great thinker, philosopher and poet, Allama Muhammad Iqbal, on his birth anniversary. It is an occasion to recall and pledge ourselves to follow his message of …

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