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Science & Tech
ECP sends summary to President to fix date for general polls
No nation can make progress without promoting quality education: PM
NA offers fateha for Sabika, 3 martyred children of Sialkot
Ahsan vows to wipe out scourge of terrorism from country
Nawaz Sharif stands for rule of law, welfare of public: Marriyum
Hearing of Avenfield reference against Sharif family adjourned
Sanjrani congratulates elected chairmen of standing committees
Complete shutdown observed in IOK
The puppet authorities imposed curfew, other restrictions in Srinagar and other parts of the territory.
Complete shutdown to be observed on Monday
Call for strike and march has been given by joint resistance leadership.
Modi meets Putin in Sochi
Indian PM will hold one-to-one meeting with the Russian President during visit.
Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro re-elected as President
He has been elected for another six-year term.
US, China agree to put possible trade war on hold
This was stated by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in an interview.
Saudi air defense destroy ballistic missile fired from Yemen
Saudi-led coalition accused the Houthis for targeting residential areas.
Temporary ceasefire in Damascus militant pocket
This was reported by Syrian state media.
EU efforts to save nuclear deal not sufficient: Iran
Iranian FM talks to reporters after meeting with EU Energy Commissioner.
Indian troops resort to unprovoked ceasefire violation along WB
Pak to voice concern over Kishanganga dam with WB
Pak calls for shift in peacekeepers' mandate to resolve conflicts
First-ever National Center for Cyber Security to be inaugurated today
PM urges corporate sector to establish free cancer treatment facilities
COAS, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi discuss bilateral defence cooperation
PM stresses need of addressing causes to check extremist tendencies around world
Pakistan reiterates continued support for independent, sovereign Palestinian State
NYT urges world powers to channelise efforts for resolving Kashmir dispute
PML-N govt completing tenure with record projects undertaken: Aftab
Experts urge global community to put end to Indian violations of Indus Water treaty
Afghanistan: 5 deminers killed in shooting incident in Kandahar
An official said the incident took place in the Malang Karez area of the district today.
Deadly Nipah virus claims victims in India
The officials say there is no vaccination for virus which has mortality rate of 70%.
Nine militants killed in Afghan airstrikes
Afghan Special Operations Forces targeted militants in Sar Hawza district of Paktika province
9 killed in truck-bus collision in central India
The incident occurred when truck collides with bus in Madhya Pradesh state.
3 killed, over 8,000 affected by severe weather in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is facing its annual southwest monsoons.
Terrorists target cricket match in Afghanistan
In a recent incident, a series of explosions targeted a cricket match in Jalalabad.
19 killed, 7 injured as cement-laden truck overturns in Gujarat, India
The driver fled the spot after the accident occurred.
Karnataka, India: Congress gets first ‘win’ over BJP in four years, Congress targets PM Modi
In Karnataka, Congress gets first ‘real win’ over BJP in four years, but electoral challenge persists
PRCS distributes Ramzan food package in Bajaur Agency
Additional Political Agent said poor are significant segment of the society and they deserve financial assistance.
AJK govt presents over Rs 108b budget for next fiscal year
Minister for Finance Dr. Najeeb Naqi presented the budget.
16 suspects arrested in D.I.Khan
Arms and ammunition were recovered from them.
Federal Govt approves GB reforms 2018
Law Minister says Gilgit-Baltistan council will now function as advisory body.
PAF renders enormous sacrifices for country: Shahbaz
CM Punjab says Pakistan Air Force is the best force in the world.
KP CM inaugurates 51km section of Swat Motorway
Pervez Khattak says the project will bring prosperity, development in Malakand Division.
Rangers arrest 23 criminals in Karachi
Arrested criminal were involved in dacoits, drug smuggling, kidnapping.
Six killed in road mishap
Three persons were injured in the incident.
Work on Gilgit-Skardu road in full swing
Work continuing simultaneously at three different sites on project.
IG Sindh reviews progress of Police Facilitation Centers, CRO system
The meeting was attended by all DIGs of the province.
Special priority given to education sector in next year budget: Tahir
Says Rs 40m have also been allocated for establishment of College directorate in Quetta.
PM enhanced GB development budget: Iqbal
Says a large number of projects in road infrastructure, health, education & other sectors are being set up.
Pakistan has great network of Art Colleges: Curators of ‘We the Peoples, We the Arts 2018’
In an interview with NCAC, participants say Pakistan also provide great opportunities for young artists-Curators.
MEP Afzal Khan urges world to resolve Kashmir issue
Pakistan highlighting Kashmir issue in effective manner
Exclusive interview of UN Resident Coordinator to Pakistan Neil Buhne and Country Director UNESCO Vibeke Jensen on the occasion of International Day for Tolerance.
An interview with News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan on the occasion of International Day for Tolerance.
Survey Underway To Enlist New BISP Beneficiaries: Marvi Memon
Chairperson BISP responds to complaints regarding BISP in live Radio Pakistan programme.
Secretary-General "ABU" Lauds Progress Made By Radio Pakistan
In an exclusive interview, Mottaghi says his organization stands ready to offer cooperation in human resource development.
Radio Pakistan, UNIC Mark One Year of Collaboration
The collaboration between Radio Pakistan and United Nations Information Centre Islamabad
Pak-Japan Bilateral Trade to Increase In Future: Envoy
Japanese ambassador says Pak-Japan Business Forum will be held this year to increase the bilateral business volume.
Pakistan, Japan Enjoy Ideal Relations: Farukh Amil
Pakistan’s Ambassador to Japan Farukh Amil
Punjab Agri Dpt advises farmers to sow certified varieties of paddy for max yield
The spokesman said that unsuitable varieties include Super fine, Kashmira, Malta and Hero.
IT & ITES exports expected to exceed $5b by 2020
ICT sector can become driver of change, growth in next few years.
Joint ventures among SAARC nations urged to alleviate poverty
Iftikhar Ali Malik talks to five-member SAARC chamber delegation.
Govt starts plan to improve productivity in mines, mineral sector
The initiative, costing 62.21 million rupees has been launched.
Pakistan to play 2 Test matches against England
Pakistan take on England in 2nd Test match at Emerald Headingly from 1st June to 5th June.
Pak disabled cricket team named for Tri-Series in England
Pakistan will play against Bangladesh in event's first match on 9th of July.
Cricket fever to light up Ramazan in Karachi
As part of these major tournaments, at least 20 small level tournaments are also being played in the city.
Lalchand Rajput appointed head coach of Zimbabwe cricket team
Rajput's first assignment challenging one, with Zimbabwe set to play a home T20I tri-series against Australia and Pakistan in July.
Arts & Entertainment
Hari Committee President, Poet Hyder Bux Jatoi remembered on 48th death anniversary
Different commemorative events are being held across Sindh.
Three-month long summer art classes to start from June 26
Participants to be trained in painting, music keyboard playing & singing, calligraphy, drama, puppet making, photography & sculpture.
Science & Tech
Int'l Biological Diversity Day on May 22
Day aims to raise awareness about preserving endangered habitats.
China launches relay satellite to explore Moon's far side
The satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), was carried by a Long March-4C rocket.
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