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HRC demands judicial inquiry of journalist killing

Islamabad:Human Rights Commission of Pakistan has demanded the government to  Constitute an independent judicial commission to conduct an immediate inquiry in the killing of Baloch journalist Razzaq Gul case.  Razzaq Gul, was working for an electronic channel ‘Express TV’ at Turbat, District Kech, Balochistan Pakistan. He was also office bearer of ... Read More »

Iraq Can Help To Resolve Pakistan’s Energy Crisis

Islamabad: Ambassador of Republic of Iraq to Pakistan Dr. Rushdi Al-Ani on Monday said local business community needs to benefit for investment boom in Iraq. Inviting Pakistani industry to participate in the re-building of Iraq by making investments and entering into business ventures, he said that situation in Iraq is ... Read More »

SG MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY

ISLAMABAD:“Oceans cover almost three-quarters of the surface area of the globe. They are home to the largest animal known to have lived on the planet – the blue whale – as well as billions upon billions of the tiniest of microorganisms. From sandy shores to the darkest depths of the ... Read More »

Turkish Prime Minister addresses joint sitting of parliament

ISLAMABAD: The joint sitting of the parliament met for 55 minutes, with almost 71% membership of both the Houses present. The sitting started 40 minutes late against the stipulated time of 1700 hours.The sitting was held in the honor of the Turkish Prime Minister, who is on a three-day visit ... Read More »

Pakistan Triumphs at SAARC Film Awards 2012 at Colombo

Pakistan Triumphs at SAARC Film Awards 2012 at Colombo with Best Documentary and Silver Medal for Best Feature Film of the Year Pakistan won its first SAARC Film Award on Sunday night for the documentary “Saving Face” that chronicles the work of a British plastic surgeon who rebuilds the faces ... Read More »

Korean Grant Aid for Water Supply Systems in Mandi Bahaudin

Lahore:The Government of the Republic of Korea is establishing water supply systems for the villages of Phalia, Mandi Bahaudin with the grant aid of US$ 04 millions. Around 80,000 population of that area will be the direct beneficiary of this project. Underground water of this region has been contaminated by ... Read More »

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority Banned Twitter

Islamabad: One of the biggest micro social website twitter’s was suspended across the Pakistan, PTA announced on Sunday. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has blocked twitter.com following the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) caricatures controversy. Zonal Directors have instructed all ISPs in their respective areas to immediately block the website at the URL ... Read More »

Pakistan, India asked to accelerate trade liberalisation

Islamabad:The Attock Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Saturday asked Pakistan and India to speed up trade liberalisation efforts. Pakistan and India are the two most populous and largest economies in South Asia while trade volume remains unsatisfactory, it said. Liberalised trade will help both countries save billions in the ... Read More »

Enhanced trade only strong incentive against Pak, India tensions

Islamabad:The Attock Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Friday said enhanced trade is emerging as a strong incentive against war between Pakistan and India. The two countries have missed many opportunities in last 65 years before a formal trade deal which can reduce tensions and cut defence budgets to benefit ... Read More »

Secretary General SAARC calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad: Mr. Ahmed Saleem, new Secretary General, SAARC called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani at the Prime Minister’s House here today. The Prime Minister congratulated the new Secretary General on the assumption of the office of the Secretary General and said that during his tenure of office the ... Read More »

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