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AU’s LIFECON-2018 conference “Belt and Road Initiative” concluded with the active participants from China and Pakistan

AU’s LIFECON-2018 conference “Belt and Road Initiative” concluded with the active participants from China and Pakistan

Asghar Ali Mubarak: January 16, 2018 ISLAMABAD : A two days international conference LIFECON-2018, with the theme “Belt and Road Initiative” concluded with the active participants from China and Pakistan. The conference, organized by Fazaia Medical College, Air University, aimed at developing research and advances using a multidisciplinary approach to various projects of health and affiliated […]

Belt and Road Initiative, Air University to organize LifeCon 2018 on January 15,16

Belt and Road Initiative, Air University to organize LifeCon 2018 on January 15,16

Two-day International conference LIFECON 2018, on life sciences and health system engineering, with the theme: “Belt and Road Initiative- Collaborating for a better future”, will be organized by Fazaia Medical College, Air University, on 15th & 16th January 2018 at the Auditorium of Air University, E9, Islamabad. ISLAMABAD (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The Two-day International conference […]

Rawalpindi, 28 persons rescued in 25 road traffic crashes in district

Rawalpindi, 28 persons rescued in 25 road traffic crashes in district

Rawalpindi ( Asghar Ali Mubarak)Total 25 road traffic crashes were reported in District Command and Control Room, Rescue 1122 Rawalpindi, during the last 24 hours; total 28 victims affected; in which 20 serious injured victims were shifted to different hospitals of Rawalpindi However, 07 victims, who sustained minor injuries, were provided first aid at spot […]

At least two policemen martyred and six injured in powerful explosion on Quetta’s Zarghoon Road

At least two policemen martyred and six injured in powerful explosion on Quetta’s Zarghoon Road

QUETTA: At least six people were injured after a power explosion rocked Quetta’s Zarghoon road near the Balochistan Assembly building. Rescue personnel said at least people were injured in the explosion, which took place near a police truck parked close to GPO Chowk on Zarghoon Road, located in the city’s high-security Red Zone. Security personnel […]

Road Safety law and rules may be revised, Standing Committee

Road Safety law and rules may be revised, Standing Committee

NTRC is directed to furnish its research about road safety. Islamabad(Imran Shah) The laws and rules about road safety may be revised and a briefing of the same may be given in the next meeting. These directions were issued by the Standing Committee on Communications in its meeting held today in National Transport Research Centre […]

CPEC is road to economic development, Rana Afzal Khan

CPEC is road to economic development, Rana Afzal Khan

Islamabad (Zain ul Abiddin) The CPEC is the road to economic development and prosperity; not only for Pakistan and China but also for the whole region. It will bring economic opportunities for different countries in the region.This was stated by Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan while speaking as chief […]

India skips China’s Silk Road summit, warns of ‘unsustainable’ debt

India skips China’s Silk Road summit, warns of ‘unsustainable’ debt

  NEW DELHI:  India has not sent an official delegation to attend the “Belt and Road Forum” in Beijing and instead criticized China’s global initiative, warning of an “unsustainable debt burden” for countries involved. Chinese President Xi Jinping is hosting dozens of world leaders and senior officials on Sunday for the country’s biggest diplomatic showcase […]

The trains and sea ports of China’s new Silk Road

The trains and sea ports of China’s new Silk Road

AFP BEIJING:  China opened its Silk Road summit on Sunday to showcase its ambitious plans to revive ancient trade routes from Asia to Europe and Africa. President Xi Jinping hailed the initiative for a massive network of rail and maritime links – dubbed One Belt, One Road – as “a project of the century” in […]

Sprinter Nadia Nazeer, son killed in road accident

Sprinter Nadia Nazeer, son killed in road accident

Sprinter Nadia Nazeer, son killed in road accident Agency Nadia Nazeer holds the distinction of winning five bronze medals in international 400 metre sprints.— Screengrab Sprinter Nadia Nazeer and her five-year-old son were killed in a road accident in Punjab’s Bahawalnagar district on Saturday, DawnNews reported. Nadia was heading back to Sahiwal from a wedding […]

Chinese provinces fizz with fervour for Xi’s New Silk Road

Chinese provinces fizz with fervour for Xi’s New Silk Road

Chinese provinces fizz with fervour for Xi’s New Silk Road By Reuters A map illustrating China’s ”One Belt, One Road” megaproject at the Asian Financial Forum in Hong Kong. PHOTO: REUTERS BEIJING: China’s regional governments are falling over each other to curry favour with President Xi Jinping, jostling for roles in his New Silk Road plan […]

Amid Beijing’s ‘Silk Road’ splurge, Chinese firms eye Pakistan

Amid Beijing’s ‘Silk Road’ splurge, Chinese firms eye Pakistan

(Reuters) – Chinese companies are in talks to snap up more businesses and land in Pakistan after sealing two major deals in recent months, a sign of deepening ties after Beijing vowed to plough $57 billion into a new trade route across the South Asian nation. A dozen executives from some of Pakistan’s biggest firms […]

Pakistan has the highest number of road accidents in Asia

Pakistan has the highest number of road accidents in Asia

KARACHI (Yes News) – Road accidents have earned Pakistan a dubious distinction as the country has the worst road traffic accident rate in Asia. Pakistan is first in terms of number of road accidents in Asia while ranked 48th in the world. This was also revealed in the programme that at least 51,400 people were killed […]