Category Archives: General

UNSC members voice regret at Israeli decision to end TIPH mandate

New York The UN Security Council expressed regret at Israel's decision to end the mandate of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH), an international civilian observer mission based in the southern occupied West Bank city.TIPH was establ...

Pakistan Stock Exchange remains bearish on Thursday

The Pakistan Stock Exchange was bearish today (Thursday).The KSE-100 Index closed today (Thursday) at 41332.75 points as compared to 41505.68 points on the last working day with a negative change of 172.93 points.The total turnover was 137,668,780 as c...

Pakistan’s Revenue Collection from Property is Less Than 1%

The revenue collection, in terms of taxes and duties from the real estate sector, stands at less than 1 percent in the overall tax collection mainly due to vague systemic issues, paving ways for investors to invest in the safe-haven

UN launches appeal for $202 million to bring life-saving aid to people in Libya

Tripoli The United Nations and its aid partners, together with the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), launched a Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP), appealing for $202 million to bring urgent life-saving assistance to some 550,000 people affecte...

Govt committed to extend broadband penetration to far flung areas: Khalid Maqbool

Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui has said that government is committed to extend broadband penetration to far flung areas as it is the information technology era.Addressing a broadband contract signing c...

Masood stresses upon Britain to play role to stop HR violation in IOK

President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Masood Khan has stressed upon the Britain to play its due role to stop India from perpetuation of atrocities and gross human rights violations against Kashmiri people in Indian Occupied Kashmir who are struggl...

KP govt plans to utilize Khanpur, Tarbela dams for breeding & stocking of fish

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has planned to utilize Khanpur and Tarbela dams reservoirs for breeding and stocking of fish.According to an official of the department provincial government will also establish model hatcheries and fish farms in adjoining...

Journalistic fraternity rendered enormous sacrifices for democracy: Bilawal

Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has said that journalistic fraternity has rendered enormous sacrifices for democracy in the country that cannot be forgotten.Addressing a ceremony at Karachi press club today (Saturday), he said me...