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Pakistan Published 27 Jan, 2021 01:51pm

Pakistan announces token contribution of $25,000 to UN Peace-building Fund

  • FM says over the last 60 years, Pakistani troops and police had represented the UN in 46 peacekeeping missions across four continents of the world
  • A major obstacle for the developing countries in mobilizing international investment is their inability to prepare commercially viable development projects: Qureshi
Pakistan announces token contribution of $25,000 to UN Peace-building Fund
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Peshawar University to hold exams online this year

  • The development was confirmed by the varsity in a notification issued to all heads of departments informing them about the decision.
  • The decision from the university came at the time when students across the country are protesting demanding online exam.
Updated 27 Jan, 2021 02:33pm

Pakistan announces token contribution of $25,000 to UN Peace-building Fund

  • FM says over the last 60 years, Pakistani troops and police had represented the UN in 46 peacekeeping missions across four continents of the world
  • A major obstacle for the developing countries in mobilizing international investment is their inability to prepare commercially viable development projects: Qureshi
Published 27 Jan, 2021 01:51pm

British parliament praises Pakistan's 10 billion trees project

  • UK Environment Minister Lord Goldsmith terms the afforestation initiative as a great achievement, which the world can learn from and emulate
  • Lord Aamer Sarfraz says Pakistan is showing global leadership in tackling climate change
Published 27 Jan, 2021 11:50am

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Pakistan

PML-N withdraws NAB amendment bill in National Assembly

PML-N withdraws NAB amendment bill in National Assembly
  • The move is Pakistan Democratic Movement's (PDM) strategy of not supporting any government initiative to change the country’s accountability laws
  • The withdrawn bill had sought withdrawal of the federal government’s power to appoint the judges of the accountability courts in the country
Published 27 Jan, 2021 10:50am
World

Two-thirds of world see 'climate emergency': UN survey

Two-thirds of world see 'climate emergency': UN survey
  • Much like the spread of a contagious disease, positive social movements -- whether to ban slavery, or install democracy -- "can be irreversible and difficult to stop" once they cross a certain threshold, they note.
Published 27 Jan, 2021 10:32am

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South Asia

Security tight at India's historic Red Fort after clashes with farmers

  • Hundreds of police guarded the historic Red Fort in the heart of the Indian capital on Wednesday following violent clashes between farmers and authorities in which one person was killed and at least 80 injured.
  • Tens of thousands of farmers, protesting against reforms of the agriculture sector that they say benefit big private buyers at the expense of growers.
Published 27 Jan, 2021 12:57pm
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