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noodls: (Source: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation) Dengue prevention plan reviewed in high level meeting. 21-Jul-2014 Karachi: July 21: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation has asked the Sindh government for practical cooperation so that the ongoing campaign for...
BBC News: 23 July 2014 Last updated at 00:12 BSTThe CommonwealthGames kick off in the Scottish city of Glasgow today. Around 4,500 athletes from 71 nations and territories set to take part. But what are they? The BBC takes a quick look at the background of the...
Huffington Post: Prime MinisterNarendra Modi has been in office for two months now, and he has already taken several actions to change India's social and economic direction. The most surprising move the newly elected Indian leader has made to date, however, was his decision...
noodls: (Source: RSF - Reporters sans frontières) Published on Tuesday 22 July 2014. Intimidation is being used to deter operators from resuming transmission of embattled TV news channel Reporters Without Borders condemns the use of intimidation and violence as a new...
Business Wire: HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Himark BioGas International (Himark BioGas) has signed an agreement with NEOEnergyLLC for the design, construction, and start-up of three (3) integrated anaerobic digestion (AD) and fertilizer plants in Massachusetts and Rhode...
Canada Newswire: LONDON, ON, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - It's a record. Eight freelancers who put themselves in danger to cover news for Canadian media will get safety training, the Canadian Journalism Forum on Violence and Trauma announced today. They are the 2014 winners of...
New York Times: JinnahInternational was the one place we felt safe from Karachi’s woes....
Zeenews: Indian boats seized by Pakistani authorities and anchored at Karachi port need repairs to be made sea-worthy before being brought back, an official of Gujarat Fishermen Association said Tuesday....
The Siasat Daily: Colombo, July 22: Sri Lanka seized a major heroin consignment smuggled from Pakistan, the customs department said Tuesday. The heroin was seized when grinding machines imported from Pakistan were checked at a customs yard by officials, Xinhua reported. The...
The Siasat Daily: Islamabad, July 21: Following the release of 150 Indian fishermen as a goodwill gesture in May, the Pakistan Government on Monday decided to release 57 fishing boats that were in its custody. In this regard, a nine member Indian delegation visited Karachi from...
The Times of India: AMRITSAR: Pakistan will release 57 boats of Indian fishermen, who were arrested by Pak Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), after they had inadvertently entered its territorial waters, after being swept away by sudden gust of winds on high seas....
The Hindu: Sri Lanka’s CustomsDepartment on Monday seized three industrial grinding machines packed...
noodls: (Source: State Bank of Pakistan) July 19, 2014 SBP keeps policy rate unchanged The StateBank of Pakistan has decided to keep the policy rate unchanged at 10.0 percent. This was announced by the Governor SBP, Mr. Ashraf Mahmood Wathra while unveiling the...
The Australian: PASSENGERS fly over hostile regions of the world every day to get to their chosen destinations, but most just don’t realise. While it’s extremely rare that a plane flying thousands of metres high will become the target of terrorists, in the wake of...