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India, Pakistan basmati rice exporters ‘agree to share ownership?’

PAKISTANI and Indian exporters of basmati rice believe that joint ownership is the "only viable solution" to reach EU markets, according to a media...

Pakistan outperforms India, Bangladesh in labour export in 2020

PAKISTAN emerged as ‘Manpower Export Leader’ by sending around 224,705 workers to various countries for job assignments in 2020, despite the coronavirus pandemic. Bangladesh sent...

Pakistan seeks five million Sputnik V doses from Russia

PAKISTAN has requested five million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine from Russia. During a call on Monday (14), Pakistan’s foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi...

Pakistan understands Saudi Arabia’s decision to bar foreigners from hajj

PAKISTAN supports Saudi Arabia’s decision to bar Muslims from other countries to perform hajj for the second consecutive year against Covid. On Saturday (12), Saudi...

Children suffer in Pakistan’s mass HIV outbreak

TWO years later the Pakistan’s mass HIV outbreak, nearly 30 more children are diagnosed HIV positive in a village. Shahzado Shar five-year-old was one of...

Pakistani-origin Rimla Akhtar and Javed Khan on Queen’s Birthday Honours List

A BRITISH of Pakistani heritage Javed Khan and Rimla Akhtar are among prominent British Asians named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List unveiled on...

US Senate approves American Pakistani Zahid Qureshi to federal bench

AN AMERICAN of Pakistani heritage, Zahid Qureshi, has become the first Muslim federal judge in US history. The US Senate on Thursday (10) approved president...

Pakistan’s Punjab allows walk-in vaccination for 18 years and above

PAKISTAN’S Punjab will allow walk-in vaccination for people aged 18 and above from Saturday (12). The decision was announced at the meeting held on Thursday...

Pakistan’s rice export to Russia resumes after two years

PAKISTAN announced that it will export rice to Russia again on Friday (11), after being banned for two years by the Russian authorities. The minister...

25 students faint in Pakistan due to heatwave

NEARLY 25 children fainted in Pakistan due to the soaring temperature on Wednesday (9). Students of a school in Islamabad's Bara Kahu locality were rushed...