Friday, 27 April 2018, 07:59:08 am
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Govt to present Rs5 trillion federal budget today
Country's growth rate reaches highest in last 13 years, 5.8%
ECC approves Rs1.733 billion Ramzan Relief Package
Japanese companies keen to investment in Pakistan
Pakistan has full capacity to answer any missile threat by India: FO Spokesperson
IHC disqualifies Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif in Iqama case
Three terrorists killed in Mohmand Agency
India massacred 600,000 Kashmiris: Gilani
Chairman APHC says New Delhi is using its military might to crush basic rights of Kashmiris.
Indian troops target journalists in occupied Kashmir with govt’s consent: RSF
This was stated in an annual report of The Reporters Without Borders.
'A new history starts now' as leaders of two Koreas begin summit
The meeting, aimed at ending their decades-long conflict and easing tensions over the North’s nuclear weapons program.
Syria death trap for civilians: U.N. refugee chief
UN says 400,000 civilians trapped in besieged areas throughout Syria.
Mike Pompeo confirmed as secretary of state
Trump applauded confirmation of his former CIA director as secretary of state.
North, South Korean Presidents to meet on Friday
They will discuss ways to defuse tensions in Korean peninsula.
China flew bombers, fighter jets around Taiwan
Planes flew over Bashi Strait near Japan's Okinawa Island.
70 countries commit to combat terror financing
Event convened by French President to reduce terror threat in long term.
Pakistan, Tajikistan agree to consolidate bilateral ties in diverse areas
5th Pak-Japan High Level Economic Policy Dialogue held in Islamabad
Indian Army resorts to unprovoked ceasefire violation
SC ordered sugar mill owners to pay dues of farmers within five weeks
Pakistan reiterates resolve to find solutions to conflicts through dialogue
Islamabad Bar Association's delegation calls on CJP
Japanese delegation meets Secretary Commerce
Pak, Germany agree to further strengthen bilateral defence ties
Plan of operation signed to support Girls' Right to Education
ECNEC approves Mohmand Dam Hydropower Project
Increase in electricity production to help in opening new avenues of prosperity in country: Experts
Indian journalists say they intimidated, ostracized if they criticize Modi, BJP
At least 3 senior editors at various influential media outlets left jobs in past 6 months.
Taliban attack kills 15 Afghan soldiers in Kunduz
Nine others injured in the attack.
India: 13 children killed in bus-train collision in Uttar Pradesh
The accident took place early in the morning when the children were on their way to school.
Taliban announce spring offensive, dismiss peace overtures
Pledges to focus on U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
Hindu Guru Asaram gets life term for rape of teenage devotee in Jodhpur, India
The special court also sentenced two others to 20 years each in jail.
Kabul: 3 policemen killed in attack on checkpoint
The policemen were killed by unknown gunmen on a checkpoint in Campany area early today.
Security beefed up ahead of verdict in molestation case against Hindu priest Asaram
The Home Ministry says three states will deploy additional forces in sensitive places.
Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill 11 troops, policemen
Five soldiers killed in western Farah province.
Astore valley road to be constructed on KKH pattern: CM GB
Says work on Astore-Rama road to be started soon to facilitate tourists.
Govt determined to eliminate terrorism: Bizenjo
CM Balochistan lauds sacrifices rendered by security forces.
CPEC considerably strengthened bilateral ties b/w Pak and China: Zubair
He was talking to news persons during his visit of an exhibition of Chinese technical institutions in Karachi.
KP assembly lawmaker Baldev Kumar acquitted in murder case
The court also acquitted six other accused in the case due to lack of evidences.
AJK PM appeals world to support right to self determination of Kashmiris
Raja Farooq Haider Khan was talking to a delegation of members of British Parliament in London.
British HC meets CM Punjab in Lahore
CM Punjab says Pakistan achieved unprecedented success in fight against terrorism.
Universities play central role in producing researchers: Jhagra
KP Governor was addressing inaugural ceremony of an Academic Block of a private University in Peshawar.
KP govt approves monthly stipend for religious leaders of minorities
An estimated amount of Rs140m will be allocated for this purpose.
Drug free Pakistan, top priority of ANF
Brigadier Hamad Ahmed Dogar says Pak has got poppy free country status since 2001.
Balochistan moving on path of development: Raheela
Says CPEC would change the destiny of the region.
Nowshera Police killed militant in an encounter
One police constable was also martyred and another injured in encounter.
Sindh Law dept working on Police Act-2018
The new act is being drafted to bring reforms in police department.
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
Pakistan Made Significant Progress in Implementation of ILO Standards
Country Director ILO, Francesco d'Ovidio says business community of Pakistan has also now realized the importance of labor standards.
Govt to collect Rs4500b through tax in next fiscal year: Qaiser
Says govt introduced amnesty scheme to broaden tax network in country.
PSX remains bearish on Thursday
KSE-100 Index closes at 45460.87 points.
PFA to appoint safety officers to ensure food quality in Ramzan Bazaar
DG PFA said administration of Ramzan Bazaar will pay salaries of safety officers and quality managers.
SCCI starts registration for business women
SCCI member said business women are playing vital role in development of the country.
Pakistan Cup: Federal Area beat KP by 114 runs in Faisalabad
For Federal Area, Kamran Akmal was declared man of the match who scored 105 runs.
ICC replaces Champions Trophy with World T20
T20 championship will be held every 2 years.
Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule announced
Pakistan and India clash will take place at Old Trafford on 16th of June.
Chief of Naval Staff Golf Cup to begin in Islamabad from Friday
The event will be comprised of competitions in amateurs, seniors, ladies and junior categories.
Arts & Entertainment
Summer Tourism Festival starts in Mirpur from Friday
AJK Prime Minister will inaugurate grand gala.
5-day All Pakistan Co-Curricular Competition continues at PU
The competition is being held at Punjab University new campus in Lahore.
Science & Tech
2-day Science festival to be held in Faisalabad from 3 May
The festival will be held at agricultural university Faisalabad.
Old people may still generate new brain cells: Study
Researchers found that older people have similar ability to make thousands of hippocampal new neurons from progenitor cells as younger people do.
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