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Cold weather forecast for Quetta QUETTA: The Met Office has forecast a very cold weather for the provincial capital on Sunday.The highest maximum temperature is likely between 10 to 15 Centigrade and the lowest is expected between -04 to -02 Centigrade.The cold and dry has been forecast for rest of the region.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

Pakistan pledges total annihilation of terrorists as it counters their 'savage' attacks UNITED NATIONS: A senior Pakistani diplomat has pledged the total annihilation of terrorism from his country as he denounced the "heinous and barbaric" attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, killing over 100 children."The terrorist attacked our children and hit our heart ... now we will go for their jugular", Ambassador Sahebzada Ahmed Khan told the UN Security Council on Friday."Let me convey this message today that we will defeat terrorism," he declared, while ...
AIOU schedules final exams for Overseas Students ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) had scheduled its final exams of Matric, FA and BA programmes for Pakistanis settled in middle-east countries from January 5.These exams would took place in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Oman and Bahrain, this was announced by the Controller of Exams, Iqbal Hussain, said a press release.According to details, examination centers had been set-up in all these countries, roll number slips to all the enrolled students had also been ...
PPP demands joint session of parliament LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party Punjab president Mian Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo has demanded a joint session of the parliament for a comprehensive discussion on terrorism.In a statement issued here on Friday, he said a joint session was also needed to discuss those organisations which were working to prepare a terrorist mind-set in the society.He said the collective wisdom of the national political leadership at last supported the stance of the PPP that force was needed to ...
No permits to be issued for houbara bustard hunting: LHC told LAHORE: The federal government on Friday told the Lahore High Court (LHC) that no permits would be issued for hunting of houbara bustards in the country.On behalf of the Foreign Ministry, Deputy Attorney General (DAG) Mian Irfan gave the assurace in this regard before Justice Shams Mehmood Mirza, who was hearing a petition filed by Naeem Sadiq, challenging 33 special permits issued to royals and senior officials from the Gulf to hunt the protected houbara ...
German ambassador briefed on TDAP's workings ISLAMABAD: German Ambassador to Pakistan Dr. Cyrill Nunn and Dr. Tilo Klinner, CG of Germany were briefed on the working of Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) by its chief executive on Friday.The German diplomats were informed about the trade volume of Pakistan and Germany and exhibitions being organized by TDAP in Germany. The TDAP chief executive said that he was trying his level best to make the authority a best TPO in the world ...
Dense foggy conditions to continue ISLAMABAD: The met office on Friday forecast very cold and dry weather with dense foggy conditions in most parts of the country including federal capital for the next 24 hours.Very cold and dry weather is expected in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, Balochistan, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.However, dense foggy conditions would prevail over Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sahiwal and Bahawalpur divisions while foggy conditions in Sargodha, Multan and Dera Ghazi Khan divisions including plains of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and ...


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