Iran’s inclusion in CPEC to make project a great success: Analyst

ISLAMABAD. Iran’s inclusion in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project would make the corridor a great success in terms of regional trade and connectivity. Former Chairman of department of international relations University...

MARYAM AURANGZEB TO TAKE OATH AS STATE MINISTER FOR INFORMATION TODAY

Minister of State for Information-designate Maryam Aurangzeb says she will utilize her potential to perform the new responsibility with utmost dedication and in a befitting manner. Talking APP, she said she is...

Pakistani Canadian Community contributes to promote primary education in Pakistan:Tariq Azim Khan

ISLAMABAD: High Commissioner of Pakistan to Canada Tariq Azim Khan has said Pakistani Canadian Community has been contributing very generously to promoting primary education in Pakistan in collaboration with DIL Pakistan. Speaking...

HRW urges UN-assisted probe into Myanmar abuses against Muslims

NEW YORK: A prominent human rights watchdog body Monday  released satellite imagery showing at least three burnt villages in Myanmar’s restive Rakhine State, home to the persecuted Rohingya Muslims, and urged the...

Almost one in seven children breathing heavily toxic air – UNICEF report

UNITED NATIONS: About 300 million children in the world are living in areas with outdoor air so toxic – six or more times  higher than international pollution guidelines – that it can...

Pak women cricket team capable to beat Kiwis, Chairman PCB

Chairman, Pakistan Cricket Board, Shaharyar M Khan said on Monday the National women cricket team is capable of beating the hosts in its coming tour of New Zealand. “This is the time...

Pak Juniors beat New Zealand in Johar Cup Malaysia

LAHORE: Pakistan Under-21 Hockey Team took a flying start at Sultan of Johor Cup in Malaysian city of Johor Bahru with a comprehensive 5-2 victory over the formidable New Zealand Under-21 side, on...

DRY WEATHER LIKELY TO PREVAIL IN MOST PARTS OF COUNTRY

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, partly cloudy weather conditions are expected in Malakand division and Gilgit-Baltistan. Temperature of some major cities recorded on Tuesday morning: Islamabad...

PTI workers clash with police at Swabi bridge

Attock Police have tear-gassed the PTI workers who are in a final push to reach the federal capital and being led by KPK Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak. Clashes erupted between security personnel...

ADB approves US $ 75 mln loan to Pakistan for third wind energy investment

ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US $ 75 million loan with Triconboston Consulting Corporation (TBCC) to support the development of the largest wind farm in Pakistan. “The deal is...