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Urea makers raise price for second time this month

Urea makers raise price for second time this month

KARACHI: Fertiliser manufacturers have raised urea price by another Rs50 to Rs1,650-1,670 per 50kg bag due to declining urea inventory. This is the second hike during the current month taking cumulative increase to Rs100 per bag. So far in the calendar year 2018 urea price at retail level has increased by Rs250/bag while retention price […]

Afghanistan’s surprise ceasefire celebrations raise hopes for peace

Afghanistan’s surprise ceasefire celebrations raise hopes for peace

KABUL;Extraordinary scenes of Afghan Taliban and security forces spontaneously celebrating a historic ceasefire showed many fighters on both sides are fed up with fighting, analysts say, raising hopes for peace in a country ravaged by war. The jubilant response to the first truce between the Afghan government and the Taliban over the Eid holiday took […]

Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship

Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship

SEOUL: Plans for a landmark summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un are moving “very nicely”, US President Donald Trump said Sunday, as the South’s leader said Kim told him the talks would be a historic opportunity to end decades of confrontation. The latest conciliatory declarations capped a turbulent few days of diplomatic brinkmanship on the […]

Pakistan To Raise Kishaganga Dam Issue With WB: Chaudhry

Pakistan To Raise Kishaganga Dam Issue With WB: Chaudhry

Pakistan Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Chaudhry has said that Pakistan planning to consult with the World Bank on the Kishanganga Dam issue. This he stated while addressing a seminar under the title of ‘Pakistan and Unites States A Lasting Partnership’ on Saturday.The Ambassador while talking about Palestine issued urged the US to play its […]

Raise sons to be feminists like daughters: Justin Trudeau

Raise sons to be feminists like daughters: Justin Trudeau

NEW YORK: Boys need to be raised to be feminists as much as girls because “our sons have the power and the responsibility to change our culture of sexism,” Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wrote in an essay published on Wednesday. He said teaching boys to be feminists gives them a sense of justice and empathy […]