Egypt urges Israel to stop ‘escalation’ in Gaza

Egypt made contact with Israel in an effort to halt Israeli "escalation" in the Gaza Strip, according to an Egyptian source."Egypt informed the Israeli authorities of the need to stop its escalation in the Gaza Strip and to abide by

Federal govt spending Rs3b on natural gas supply in Malakand

Federal government is spending three billion rupees on supply of natural gas to different areas of Malakand Division.A spokesman of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited in an interview with Radio Pakistan's correspondent said work on various natural gas ...

EU, UN urge end of tensions around Gaza Strip

The European Union and the United Nations on Monday urged the immediate end of rising tensions surrounding the Gaza Strip.In a written statement, Maja Kocijancic -- spokeswoman for EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini -- said that "the escalation...

Kuwaiti emir, Iraqi president discuss ways of enhancing bilateral ties

Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met here on Sunday with Iraqi President Barham Salih, who was visiting Kuwait as part of his first Gulf tour since taking office last month.In a statement, Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh

NA Speaker for steps to overcome low pressure of Sui gas in Peshawar

Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that during winter season there is a need to take steps to overcome low pressure of Sui gas in Peshawar and its surrounding areas on emergency basis.Asad Qaiser said this during a meeting

Rangers arrest 19 criminals in Karachi

Pakistan Rangers Sindh has arrested 19 criminals during operations in various parts of Karachi.A statement issued by Rangers in Karachi on Sunday said illegal arms, looted items and drugs were also recovered from them.Source: Radio Pakistan

Three killed in Sahiwal road accident

Three people including two women died and seven others wounded when a passenger bus collided with a road side tree on Sahiwal-Arifwala Road on Saturday morning.The injured were later shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Sahiwal. Source: Radio Paki...

Sindh cabinet approves ban on polythene bags in Sukkur

Sindh Cabinet which met with Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in Karachi on Saturday gave approval to ban usage of polythene and plastic bags in Sukkur district in the first phase. The cabinet also discussed legal position regarding controlling