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COAS meets Egyptian President

Egyptian President lauds Pak Army’s role against terrorism

CAIRO: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Saeed Hussein Khalil el-Sisi in Cairo. Regional security situation and prevalent besides emerging security challenges were discussed during the meeting, Director General ISPR Lt. … read more

Pakistan

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PM Nawaz condemns terrorist attack on military personnel

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday strongly condemned the terrorist attack on military personnel in Karachi and vowed not to let the terrorists derail the operation to cleanse the city of such elements. As per details, Prime Minister directed … read more

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Cotton

Pakistani cotton sold at low price in int’l market against US and Indian brands

RAHIM YAR KHAN: The Chairman Pakistan Cotton Ginners Forum, Ihsan ul Haq Pakistani cotton, despite being of good quality gets low prices in international market. “Main reason for this is non-branded aspect of Pakistani cotton whereas USA and India get … read more

News

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Asifa hails Qaim Shah’s services for party

KARACHI: Asifa Bhutto Zardari hailed sacrifices of former CM Sindh and senior PPP leader Syed Qaim Ali Shah through social media ‘twitter’. In a tweet Ms. Asifa mentioned: “thanks for being loyal to Bhutto family for three generations, you have … read more

Business

Petrol-effects

Pakistan to start importing RON 92 standard petrol from October

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will start importing RON 92 standard petrol from October, which will improve efficiency of vehicles and give good mileage per litre, official sources in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources said Friday. “Currently, the country is importing … read more

Sports

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Cricket: Sri Lanka vs Australia 1st Test scoreboard

PALLEKELE: Scoreboard at lunch on the opening day of the first Test between Sri Lanka and Australia in Pallekele on Tuesday: Sri Lanka 1st innings D. Karunaratne lbw b Starc 5 K. Silva c Voges b Hazlewood 4 K. Mendis … read more

Sci & Tech

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Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour

The first solar-powered plane to circle the world took off from Cairo on Sunday for Abu Dhabi, in the final leg of its journey. Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard was behind the controls of Solar Impulse 2, which can fly for … read more

Health

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China’s about to rewrite human DNA using a revolutionary tool for the first time

Next month, Chinese researchers will edit adult human DNA using the revolutionary CRISPR/Cas-9 tool, commonly known as CRISPR, for the first time anywhere in the world. The researchers will attempt to cut faulty DNA out of the cells of lung … read more

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IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management striving to expand its worldwide database on the Ecosystems

Sameer Nazir KARACHI: IUCN Commission Members and IUCN staff presentation meeting followed by visit of Chairperson IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), Piet Wit, the IUCN Pakistan organized at the IUCN Country Office, Karachi . Mr. Piet Wit shared the … read more