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Workers of international brand H&M being ‘treated like slaves’ in Karachi factory

Workers of international brand H&M being ‘treated like slaves’ in Karachi factory

KARACHI: International apparel brand H&M’s workers in Pakistan are treated like slaves, labourers of Artistic Milliner factories recently fired for attending a rally demanding safety at work places, it has been  revealed. “We are harassed, abused and not allowed to form a union at the factory where international brands such as H&M exploit us,” Syeda Kanwal, a female […]

International alarm as Venezuela accused of ‘coup’

International alarm as Venezuela accused of ‘coup’

Agency International powers voiced alarm Thursday at the Venezuelan Supreme Court’s move to seize power from the opposition-led legislature, in what was widely branded as amounting to a coup. The court’s move tightened socialist President Nicolas Maduro’s grip on power after more than a year in which he was locked in a political struggle with […]

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts

Top international wrestlers to tour Pakistan for bouts KARACHI: Some of world’s top wrestlers will be seen in action in international bouts to be held in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad during May this year, a spokesman of Pakistan Wrestling Entertainment disclosed on Monday. “We are planning to hold bouts in three major cities involving around […]

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017 DESK REPORT The festival features a musical rendition of Iqbal’s Shikwa, a performance from Palestine and more The NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017 has some surprises for us. Like every year, NAPA (National Academy of Performing Arts) will try to introduce some […]

International cricket returns to Pakistan

International cricket returns to Pakistan

International cricket returns to Pakistan PHOTO: AFP Fresh from hosting the Pakistan Super League final, there is more good news for Pakistan cricket as the International Cricket Council (ICC) is considering sending a World XI side to Lahore to play a four-match T20 series in September. The series, which will be another giant leap towards […]

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis prove their food flair, bag first place in international culinary contest

Pakistanis surely cook the tastiest of foods and are arguably the best eaters as well. The country’s national culinary team recently proved its mettle in culinary arts, when it secured the first place in the 15th International Istanbul Gastronomy Festival, held during February 2-5, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The event attracted groups of chefs from […]

PM meets International Trade Center’s Executive Director in Islamabad

PM meets International Trade Center’s Executive Director in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif on Thursday has met Executive Director of Geneva based International Trade Center Arancha Gonzalez in Islamabad. Talking to Arancha Gonzalez, PM said Pakistan is on its way to achieve further higher growth trajectory in the coming months. He said Pakistan is looking forward to enhanced interaction […]

International Fashion Show in Paris

International Fashion Show in Paris

All Your Events and “Neighbours without Borders’ Association presents the 5th edition of the International Fashion Show, Special Women’s Day! The International Fashion Show is an alternation of parades and performances on the afternoon! It will be held Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 13 to 20h in the room “Robespierre” in Ivry Sur Seine (94) […]

Interview of Ambassador of Pakistan in France by Radio France international (RFI)

Interview of Ambassador of Pakistan in France by Radio France international (RFI)

Paris, 30th Sept,2016. The Ambassador of Pakistan in France Moin ul Haque in an interview with Radio France International (RFI) which airs its program in five major languages around the world, said that there is grave human rights situation in the Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). Mr. Moin ul Haque said Pakistan doesnot want war but […]

Jammu Kashmir Diaspora Chamber of Commerce is calling for international trade

Jammu Kashmir Diaspora Chamber of Commerce is calling for international trade

Manchester (Press Release) A network of leading Kashmiri Diaspora businesses and entrepreneurs of J&K origin and heritage in the United Kingdom is actively working to establish Jammu Kashmir Diaspora Chamber of Commerce. This innovative initiative is supported by Kashmir Development Foundation (KDF) in partnership with Conciliation Resources to enhance business to business interactions and to […]

Message from H.E Mr. Mamnoon Hussin President Islamic Republic of Pakistan on the occasion of “International Women’s Day”

Message from H.E Mr. Mamnoon Hussin President Islamic Republic of Pakistan on the occasion of “International Women’s Day”

Today we are celebrating 105th Anniversary of the International Women’s Day. The theme of the Day “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality” reflects on how to build momentum for the effective implementation of the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It equally focuses on new and existing commitments on gender equality, women’s […]