World has ‘resolve’ to transform transport systems: UN chief

UNITED NATIONS: The world has the “resolve commitment, imagination and creativity” to transform “transport systems in a sustainable manner that will improve human well being, enhance social progress and protect our...

The Holodomor is marked in Ukraine as a national memorial day.Minister of Agriculture Norm...

Minister of Agriculture Norm Letnick, in his role as the B.C. government’s liaison with the consular corps, has issued the following statement “The 1932-33 Ukrainian Famine and Genocide was a tragic and disturbing...

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau said on the death of former Cuban President Fidel...

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of former Cuban President Fidel Castro: “It is with deep sorrow that I learned today of the death of...

GOVT TAKING STEPS IN PROMOTION OF AGRICULTURE IN FATA

The Federal government is taking solid steps in promotion of agriculture in FATA. Official sources told  that four agriculture centers would be established in South Waziristan Agency, North Waziristan Agency Tank and...

REBEL GROUP KILLED IN PHILIPPINES

In Philippines, eleven members of a rebel group have been killed by government troops in south of the country. A military spokesman said the Maute Group had occupied parts of a municipality...

FRANCOIS FILLON WINS FRANCE’S CONSERVATIVE PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY

Francois Fillon has won France's first-ever conservative presidential primary. He had promised to bring free market reforms and a crackdown on immigration and extremism. Polls suggest Fillon would have a strong chance of...

SYRIAN FORCES TAKE CONTROL

In Syria, the government forces have taken control of six rebel-held districts of eastern Aleppo over the weekend. The capturing of Masaken Hanano, Jabal Badra, Baadeeen, Inzarat, Al-Saken al Shaabi and Ain...

KABADDI TOURNAMENT FROM MONDAY

.The Chief of Air Staff Kabaddi Championship 2016 begins in Islamabad on Monday. Twelve teams will participate in the event. Teams including PAF, Pakistan Army, Wapda, Railways, Sui Gas, Higher Education Commission...

US WELCOMES APPOINTMENT OF NEW COAS, CJCSC

The United States has welcomed appointment of Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa as the new Chief of Army Staff. In a statement issued by the US Embassy in Islamabad on Sunday, the United...

Rehearsal for COAS change of command ceremony in full swing

RAWALPINDI : Rehearsal for the change of command of Chief of Army Staff (COAS) ceremony is in full swing, Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lt. General Asim Saleem Bajwa stated...