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October 16, 2018 12:46 PM Pakistan elected member of OIC water council

The Conference of the OIC Ministers for Water elected Pakistan as Member to the OIC Water Council for two years tenure, 2019-2020, during its fourth Session held at Cairo on 15 October 2018. Pakistan was also elected as Vice Chairman to the ICMW (Islamic Conference of Ministers Responsible for Water) Bureau, says a press release received here today from Cairo

October 13, 2018 5:29 PM ICAP to hold Stakeholders Roundtable on Pakistan’s power sector

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) being professional body is actively committed to economic and financial development of the country. The seminars, CPD activities and research based publications by ICAP are a mode to engage stakeholders and to render advice to the Government. Considering the importance of Power Sector in the socio-economic 1

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM World’s longest flight departs Singapore for New York

The world’s longest commercial flight took off from Singapore on Thursday, with excited and apprehensive passengers on board settling in for a marathon 19 hours in the air to New York. A spokeswoman for Singapore Airlines told AFP that Flight SQ22 departed at approximately 11:35pm (1535 GMT) with 150 passengers and 17 crew on board. Two pilots, a special

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM KRL, SSGC confirm quarter-final berths

KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) and Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) confirmed their quarter-final berths through their fifth straight wins in Quaid-e-Azam Cup One-day at different venues of the country on Monday. WAPDA, SNGPL, Islamabad, Multan, Peshawar and Rawalpindi also won their matches. In a Pool A match, at KRL Stadium in Rawalpindi 1

October 8, 2018 12:00 AM Buzdar for disaster management research

LAHORE: Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said the impact of natural disasters could be reduced by taking pre-emptive measures, and state-of-the-art technology is needed to be used for the purpose. In his message in connection with the International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction, the chief minister said that the staff of the departments concerned

October 6, 2018 12:00 AM ‘UAF ensuring peaceful environment for students’

FAISALABAD: University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) Vice Chancellor Dr Zafar Iqbal Randhawa on Friday said the varsity was ensuring peaceful environment and state-of-the-art infrastructural, academic, and research facilities to students to enable them to play a pivotal role for the uplift of the country. Chairing a meeting of administrative and students’ 1

October 4, 2018 3:06 PM Cabinet approves converting PM House into high-level research university

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet has approved converting the Prime Minister House into a high-level research university. This was informed by Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry while briefing the media. The approval was granted in the cabinet meeting chaired by PM Imran Khan here on Thursday. The cabinet also gave approval for the agreements discussed 2

October 4, 2018 12:09 PM PM-led cabinet approves construction of Gawadar oil refinery, Pak-Saudi pacts

sent to business proposals being discussed between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. The cabinet headed by Prime Minister Imran Khan discussed a six-point agenda. "The cabinet gave approval for the agreements discussed between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia during a visit of the Kingdom's delegation last week," Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry briefed media after 3

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Workshop highlights role of faculty members, Ulema in peace-building

SARGODHA: Speakers at a workshop here on Monday threw light on the social and traditional implications of changing and emerging roles of faculty members and Ulema for peace-building and countering violent extremism in the society. The workshop titled ‘Countering Violent Extremism Training of Trainers for Ulema and Faculty Members’ was jointly organized 2

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM US, Japanese pair win Nobel Medicine Prize

STOCKHOLM: Two immunologists, James Allison of the US and Tasuku Honjo of Japan, won the 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for research into how the body’s natural defences can fight cancer, the jury said on Monday. Unlike more traditional forms of cancer treatment that directly target cancer cells, Allison and Honjo figured out how to help the patient’s own immune 1