Daily Archives: May 2, 2019

Saudi Supreme Court calls for sighting Ramadan crescent on Saturday

Riyadh Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court called on all Muslims to sight the crescent of the holy month of Ramadan on Saturday evening, 29 Sha'ban 1440 AH (4 May 2019), signaling the start of the blessing month of fasting.In a statement

Pakistan Ranked 2nd in Countries Suffering Economic Losses Due to Climate Change

Germanwatch has ranked Pakistan second among the countries suffering losses due to serious global climate change impacts. Adviser to Prime Minister on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam, said this on Thursday while addressing a public gathering of Climat...

Backward areas to be brought at par with developed cities: CM Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that backward areas of the province will be brought at par with the developed cities.Addressing a public gathering at Zafarwal today, he said former rulers raised hollow slogans of composite developmen...

Govt making all efforts for enhancing exports of agriculture commodities: Minister

Minister for National Food Security Sahibzada Mehboob Sultan has said that government is making all efforts for enhancing exports of agriculture commodities.Addressing an event of US-Pakistan Partnership for Agriculture Market Development in Islamabad ...

UNRWA coming up on difficult times as renewal of mandate approaches: official

Ramallah The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) is coming up on difficult times as its mandate comes up for renewal in September, a UNRWA official said Thursday.UNRWA spokesman Sami Mshasha told Voice of Palestine rad...

CM Sindh directs to improve performance of Solid Waste Management Authority

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed to improve the performance of provincial Solid Waste Management Authority (SWMA) and its complain cell be made active.He was addressing a meeting on Sindh Solid Waste Management Authority in Karachi...