NBP Exchange Rates

KARACHI, Oct 13 (APP): Treasury Management Division of National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) on Thursday issued the following exchange rates: Selling Buying Buying TT & OD TT Clean OD/T.CHQ U.S.A. 104.40 104.20 103.99 U.K. 127.25 127.01 126.75 EURO...

UN condemns killing of worshipers in Kabul’s Shia mosque attack

UNITED NATIONS, (APP): The United Nations mission in Afghanistan has condemned Tuesday night’s attack at the Shia mosque in Kabul that killed at least 18 civilians and injured more than 50...

Tucson Woman Arrested at Port with $48K in Meth.CBP

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Nogales arrested a 58-year-old Tucson woman  for attempting to smuggle nearly 16 pounds of methamphetamine, worth an estimated $48,000. Officers...

CBP Assesses DC Woman Zero Tolerance Penalty at BWI Airport

  BALTIMORE — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport found a small amount of marijuana Monday in bags carried by...

PNCA to start membership campaign of ‘The Art Club’

ISLAMABAD,  Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) would soon start membership campaign of its ‘The Art Club’. An official of PNCA told APP, on the special directives of newly appointed Director General PNCA renowned...

PACES Championship from Oct 18

LAHORE,  Pakistan Army is hosting the 1st ever PACES (Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System) championship here from October 18-23. The six day event is likely to be participated by as many as...

Int’l PACES 2016: Sri Lankan team gets warm welcome

LAHORE,  A warm welcome greeted the 25 man Sri Lankan team at the Allama Iqbal International Airport where the group landed on Wednesday for the 1st Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System (PACES)...

Taxing sugary drinks can curb global epidemic of obesity, diabetes WHO

UNITED NATIONS,  Unhealthy diet accounts for more than 11 million deaths annually, with four million deaths due to obesity, the U.N. health agency said Wednesday, launching a new report that says taxing...

Dossier on Human Rights Violations in Kashmir handed over to President of UN General...

UNITED NATIONS,   Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s Special Envoys have handed over a dossier to the President of UN General Assembly, Peter Thomson, concerning human rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir. The Prime...

American Sikhs hold anti-war rally outside UN as India-Pakistan tensions escalate

NEW YORK,  A large number of Sikhs from all over North America Tuesday staged a rally outside UN Headquarters in New York against India’s military build-up in the border State of Punjab,...