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December 19, 2018 12:00 AM FrieslandCampina officials meet minister

ISLAMABAD: The leadership of FrieslandCampina and Engro Foods met with Minister of National Food Security Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan last week to discuss human nutrition and dairy development programme for the country’s progress. FrieslandCampina global CEO Hein Shumacher discussed the importance of human nutrition and food safety with the minister 2

December 18, 2018 9:10 AM British Airways to resume flights to Pakistan after 10 years

British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan from June next year, announced the airline on Tuesday. "Direct flights from London Heathrow to Islamabad’s new airport to start in June," said British High Commissioner Thomas Drew in a video on Twitter. "A further boost to links between the UK and Pakistan, especially on trade and investment." In September 5

December 18, 2018 12:00 AM Miss Philippines wins 2018 Miss Universe crown

Miss Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday in Bangkok after a trailblazing ceremony praised for featuring its first transgender candidate but marred by gaffes about the English-speaking ability of two Asian contestants. Catriona Gray, 24, finished first ahead of the South African and Venezuelan finalists in the glittering televised event hosted 5

December 17, 2018 12:00 AM Bomb kills eight in Syria

BEIRUT: A car bomb killed at least eight people including four civilians near a pro-Turkey rebel post in the northern Syrian city of Afrin on Sunday, a British-based war monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was not clear who was behind the blast in the city, which was seized from Kurdish forces earlier this year. The explosion 2

December 16, 2018 2:37 PM Kashmiris must be allowed to decide their future: PM

ISLAMABAD: Condemning the killing innocent Kashmiri civilians in Pulwama, Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for India to allow Kashmiris to decide their future. In a message on Twitter, Imran Khan said that only dialogue, not violence and killing, would resolve this conflict. “We will raise issue of India's human rights violations in IOK and demand 2

December 16, 2018 1:22 PM We must act decisively against all purveyors of hate: Shrieen Mazari

ISLAMABAD: Minister of Human Rights Dr. Shrieen Mazari, on the 4th anniversary of the Army Public School Peshawar massacre incident, said that the implementation of National Action Plan should be made a success at any cost to avenge the loss of innocent souls. In her message on social networking portal Twitter on Sunday, she said, "Today, four year back, we still 2

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM BRI conference held in Ottawa

The conference was meant to focus on economic, diplomatic and human impacts as well as opportunities for Canada to achieve trade diversification and tap the vast Asia Pacific market, according to the conference organisers. Chinese Ambassador Lu Shaye delivered a keynote speech to elaborate the core connotations of the BRI, introduced in detail its achievements 2

December 15, 2018 7:54 PM Special cabinet meeting reviews performance of 10 ministries

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday chaired a special meeting of the federal cabinet wherein the performance of 10 different ministries and departments during the previous 100 days was reviewed. The cabinet meeting also examined the future plans of the ministries on agenda, a PM Office statement said. Among the ministries on agenda included 6

December 15, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Pakistan to improve HR skills’

ISLAMABAD: Zulfi Bukhari, special assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development said the government of Pakistan is working on increasing skills among youth to improve their employment opportunities both locally and internationally. He was speaking at the Toyota Technical Education Program Career Day at Construction

December 14, 2018 7:56 AM Climate change affects Pakistan honey production, exports

Besides affecting rain circles and causing heat waves , climate change has started taking its toll on Pakistan's honey production too. The country has seen a record drop in honey production that has resulted in the surge of prices and drop in exports by 50 percent . According to a report, unseasonal rains , hailstorms , deforestation, and pollution are main factors 5