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Pakistan is committed to work with UNESCO to reduce poverty and illiteracy

Pakistan is committed to work with UNESCO to reduce poverty and illiteracy

Paris 3rd November, 2017. Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Muhammad Baligh ur Rehman expressed Pakistan’s firm commitment to continue working with UNECO and the international community for global peace and development. The Minister said this while delivering country statement at the 39th UNESCO General Conference at the UNESCO headquarter, in Paris today. The […]

Sindh Government’s Culture dept to inaugurate 8 books on history of Sindh at London Sufi festival.

Sindh Government’s Culture dept to inaugurate 8 books on history of Sindh at London Sufi festival.

Sindh Government’s Culture dept to inaugurate 8 books on history of Sindh at London Sufi festival. Appreciate work of Bina Shah, Raza Rumi and abbas Nasir Ad   Ad:    

Trump says ‘things will work out fine’ with Russia

Trump says ‘things will work out fine’ with Russia

By AFP WASHINGTON:  US President Donald Trump expressed confidence Thursday that US-Russian relations will “work out fine” after icy bilateral talks in Moscow, as he looked to China to “deal properly” with North Korea. Trump faces crucial tests in the Middle East and the Korean peninsula, with tensions building on both fronts over a suspected […]

Pakistan ready to work closely with Afghanistan, says army chief

Pakistan ready to work closely with Afghanistan, says army chief

By News Desk Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistan would continue its positive role in bringing about peace and stability in Afghanistan. “Peace in Afghanistan is a shared interest and Pakistan will continue its positive role and is ready to work closely with Afghanistan,” he remarked during his visit to the UK Ministry […]

India, agrees, to, halt, work, on, disputed, Miyar, hydroelectric, plant

India, agrees, to, halt, work, on, disputed, Miyar, hydroelectric, plant

India agrees to halt work on disputed Miyar hydroelectric plant ISLAMABAD: The Indian delegation led by Indian Indus Water Commissioner P.K. Saxena agreed to halt progress on Miyar hydroelectric project’s design. The delegation accepted Pakistan’s reservation on the disputed project during the second and last day of talks on the Indus Water Commission in Islamabad. […]

‘Pakistan, US should work together to destroy IS before it gains foothold in Afghanistan’

‘Pakistan, US should work together to destroy IS before it gains foothold in Afghanistan’

‘Pakistan, US should work together to destroy IS before it gains foothold in Afghanistan’ APP Pakistan’s new ambassador to the United States Aizaz Chaudhry has expressed the confidence that President Trump and his new administration will engage positively with Pakistan, saying the two nations have been partners for last seven decades and their multifaceted ties […]

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce

India more than doubles maternity leave to boost female workforce REUTERS NEW DELHI: India will more than double maternity leave, allow work from home and require employers to have crèches to improve maternal and child health and boost a declining female workforce. A bill approved by parliament late on Thursday increases fully paid leave to […]

6 times Pakistani politicians insulted the women they work with

6 times Pakistani politicians insulted the women they work with

  6 times Pakistani politicians insulted the women they work with DESK REPORT PML-N lawmaker Javed Latif’s lewd comments is just the latest instance of sexism in Pakistani politics Name-calling and fist fights are not uncommon when opposing politicians get together. But yesterday’s brawl between PTI lawmaker Murad Saeed and PML-N lawmaker Javed Latif underscored […]

UNHCR chief says safe zones would not work in Syria

UNHCR chief says safe zones would not work in Syria

ZURICH: The head of the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday that safe zones would not work inside Syria for people fleeing the country’s nearly six-year-old war. US President Donald Trump said last week he would “absolutely do safe zones in Syria” for refugees escaping violence and that Europe had made a mistake by […]

CPEC development work at Gwadar gets investors’ attention

CPEC development work at Gwadar gets investors’ attention

Development work for the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) at Gwadar is gaining momentum and receiving attention from investors. Speaking to Geo News, Collector Customs of Gwadar, Saeed Akram said local and foreign investors are showing tremendous interest in this project and several are applying for acquiring license to China Free Economic Zone Company for […]

Work of Pakistani Calligrapher Exhibited in Paris made an impression

Work of Pakistani Calligrapher Exhibited in Paris made an impression

Paris, 28th October, 2016: The work of Pakistani artist Mr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqui exhibited in a local art gallery in Paris, France was greatly appreciated by the French art lovers and general public who visited the exhibition in large number. The six day exhibition was inaugurated by the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin […]