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December 3, 2017 12:00 AM 3rd China Agro Chemical Pakistan summit tomorrow

3rd China Agro Chemical Pakistan summit tomorrow LAHORE:Third CAC (China Agro Chemical) Pakistan Summit will be opened at Lahore Expo Center on December 4 (tomorrow). LCCI president Malik Tahir Javaid, Senior Vice President Khawaja Khawar Rasheed, Vice President Zeshan Khalil, Executive Committee Members, former office-bearers and businessmen from China 1

December 1, 2017 12:00 AM PDWP approves 29 uplift projects

PDWP approves 29 uplift projects PESHAWAR: The Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) on Thursday approved 29 development projects with an estimated cost of Rs13676.097 million. A handout said Additional Chief Secretary Shahzad Khan Bangash chaired the meeting which was attended by its members, respective administrative secretaries and Planning 1

October 29, 2017 4:07 AM ‘Thar coal will power the nation’

HYDERABAD: Governor Mohammad Zubair has expressed hope that before long Tharparkar’s coal energy will help light up the entire country and provide electricity to the industries. At a ceremony in Tharparkar on Saturday, Zubair inaugurated The Citizen Foundation’s school in Islamkot which has been set up with the financial assistance of the Sindh Engro 5

October 27, 2017 11:25 PM SECMC, KU to revolutionise agriculture

ISLAMABAD: The Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) and Halophyte Institute of Karachi University (HI-KU) expressed confidence that success of a pilot of bio-saline agriculture was set to bring paradigm shift to the entire agriculture and livestock landscape of Tharparkar region and would make drought an irrelevant phenomenon. HI-KU’s Prof. Bilqees 4

October 26, 2017 4:55 AM Cabinet decides to place delimitation bill before NA for consideration

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet in its meeting held here Wednesday with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the chair decided to place the Delimitation [of constituencies] Bill before the National Assembly for debate and consideration. Earlier, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics gave a presentation to the Cabinet on Census 2017, a press release issued 7

October 26, 2017 1:56 AM PM approves withdrawal of CDA’s summary on cancellation

Chairman Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research Syed Muzaffar Hussain Shah on Wednesday informed the House about the successful efforts of the body for not converting 1400 acres land of National Agriculture Research Council into residential and commercial plots by Capital Development Authority. He said that Minister for National 1

October 25, 2017 4:43 AM Sindh government removes 480 corrupt officers, SHC told

KARACHI: The Sindh government confirmed on Tuesday that it has dispensed with the services of 480 officials who entered into a plea bargain with the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in graft cases but were still enjoying their positions. Submitting a declaration on oath, Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon informed the Sindh High Court (SHC) in his report 6

October 22, 2017 1:01 AM Pakistan keen to bolster ties with Guinea, Nigeria: PM

ISTANBUL: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and President of Guinea Alpha Conde Saturday discussed ways and means to strengthen bilateral relations, as they met here in Turkey on the sidelines of 9th D-8 Summit. The two leaders discussed the prospects of enhanced bilateral cooperation in diverse areas, including defence, agriculture, education, railways 13

October 21, 2017 4:37 AM Work on Diamer-Bhasha Dam to begin in 2018

LAHORE: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Chairman Muzammil Hussain said on Friday that water and energy security were key components of national security. “For these, we need to make critical development plans in both water and energy sectors and there has to be a strategy that turns words into action,” Hussain said while speaking 7

October 20, 2017 8:29 PM G-B NAB working on 11 investigations

GILGIT: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Gilgit-Baltistan chapter was working on 11 investigations cases, 14 inquiries and seven verifications, top official of the bureau in the region said. NAB Director General Nasir Jamil said owing to the efforts of the anti-graft body five accused were sentenced in Big Board Advisory Service corruption case, while 9