Wednesday , 23 October 2019

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  • Indo-Pak tensions at highest level after indian violation of LOC.
  • World urges Pak, India to de-escalate tensions, hold talk.
  • OIC condemns Indian terrorism in held Kashmir.
  • International community lauds Pakistan efforts for peace.
  • PM Imran Khan desires peace as it intends to work for poverty alleviation, investment and job creation.
  • Pak returns Indian Pilot in Peace gesture.
  • "Sustainable Business and Responsible Investments"Berlin Economic Forum 2019 will be held on 6-10 March.
  • UN-ESCAP: "Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality in Asia and the Pecific" 27-29 March 2019 Bangkok Thailand.
  • DW Global Media Forum Bonn" Shifting Power" Scheduled on May 27-28, 2019.
  • Rs 700 bn illegal assets traced in 10 countries. Govt
  • People will see noticeable change in 2 months. IK
  • Dialogue not war is course to peace. Pak Army
  • NAB arrested 476 accused on corruption in 11 months.NAB
  • Govt Housing Dream to cost Rs 2 Trillion Yearly. PTI
  • Saudi Arabia invited to join CPEC-IK
  • Pakistan wishes to help reduce tensions in muslim world.IK
  • HLPF Workshop Monitoring SDGs, claiming rights and meaningful participation: Strategies and tools for civil society ; UN NY.
  • Climate Change destabilises water system: ADB
  • China to co operate in field of space-technology under CPEC.
  • Trillions of dollars needed for anti-poverty plan, says UN
  • Corruption eating away at India 'like a termite' PM Modi.
  • Every minute child dies of water related disease. IMF report
  • Thalassemia cases on the rise due to lack of prevention centres.Khi
  • We are protecting children from polio at the cost of our own lives. Polio workers.
  • Pakistan stands for universal ban on nukes.
  • China sets up $50 b Asian Bank.
  • 65 million ADB funding likely for Power.
  • Over hundred environment cases pending due to non-functional tribunals.
  • Pakistan facing serious malnutrition problems.
  • Govt, Media and Army must work jointly for country. PM.
  • 700 shops suspected of selling fake drugs in Lahore.
  • Four task forces established to check altered food. CM Pb.
  • Pakistan urged to adopt Education for All objective.
  • Govt to adopt UNDP poverty measure.
  • Experts stress woman’s role in poverty alleviation. Isb.
  • Satellite telecom vulnerable to hackers. US report.
  • 6.5 Million children in Pakistan are deprived of primary education.UNICEF
  • UK will help Pakistan to educate 4 million children.
  • 1.4 million students covered under PEF scheme and 7.5 billion Rs allocated for this cause. Edu Minster (Pb).
  • Genetics has significant impact on exam results: study
  • Breast cancer causes 40,000 deaths annually in Pak. Doctors.
  • Govt making laws to eliminate child labor.
  • Judicial system will be reformed with lawyers help. LHC CJ.

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Mediation, Crisis and Conflict Prevention. CSS ETH Zurich

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Drive to raise awareness on corruption among students. SED

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HEC announces PhD scholarships for Pakistan, AJK nationals for year 2016-17

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TEVTA to train 15,000 youth in Chinese language

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40 govt secondary school teachers to depart for US under TEA programme

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