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Shusha to be declared cultural capital of Turkic world in 2023

BAKU, NOV 24: Shusha will be declared the cultural capital of the Turkic world in 2023, Minister of Culture Anar Karimov said, speaking at the conference ‘Great return: Revival of culture.’ “The announcement will be made at the TURKSOY session. Events will be held with the participation of all of our Turkic-speaking brothers,” the minister said.

PPP govt never left poor in the lurch: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD, NOV 24 (DNA) – Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has vowed to help the people in their hour of need saying his government is going to bring about a revolution in Sindh. The PPP chairman while addressing a ceremony in Karachi on Wednesday touted that whenever the PPP government came into power, it never left the poor people in the lurch. The PPP worked hard for the welfare of people. “If there is PPP government, it will stand side by side with the poor,” he added. HeRead More

German embassy organizes “Eco-Cinema and short-movie contest on Climate Change”

ISLAMABAD, NOV 24 /DNA/ – The embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Islamabad organized an eco-film festival in the Fatima Jinnah (F-9) Park of Islamabad. The event was meant to create awareness of climate change and a sense of responsibility among the general public, especially school children and youth for collective climate action.An overwhelming number of children, parents and teachers from different schools attended the event. An animated film,“The Adventure Planet”,was also projected in an open-air mode; and the participants remained engaged with the movie with enthusiasm andRead More

Chairman Nadra expresses confidence of developing e-voting system for overseas Pakistanis

Ali FurqanISLAMABAD, NOV 24: Chairman Pakistan’s National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) Tariq Malik has expressed the confidence of developing e-voting system for overseas Pakistanis, but that would only be done after the political parties show consensus over it. In an exclusive interview with Voice of America’s Ali Furqan he said that it was the right time for to implement the law granting voting rights to overseas Pakistanis. “We are waiting for two things, one is the grant of responsibility by the Election Commission to us and secondly consensus of all politicalRead More

Agricultural Cooperation between Pakistan – Belarus Emphasised

MINSK, NOV 24 /DNA/ – Today, Ambassador of Pakistan to Belarus Mr. Sajjad Haider Khan held a meeting with the Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food of Belarus, Mr. Ivan Smilgin who is also the Chief State Veterinarian of Belarus. Mr. Valery Bogdanovsky, Head of the International Cooperation Department, and Ms. Hanna Linkevich, Consultant of the International Cooperation Department also attended the meeting. Appreciating the ongoing cooperation, meetings of the Joint Working Group on Agriculture in July 2020 and recent participation in the trade exhibitions, the two sides discussed the futureRead More

RCCI inks MOU with Ceylon Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka

RAWALPINDI, NOV 24 /DNA/ – The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) inked a Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka and the Federation of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka (FCCISL) at the Pakistan-Sri Lanka Business Opportunities Conference at a local hotel in Colombo. RCCI President Nadeem Rauf and Manjula de Silva, Secretary General and CEO, The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka signed the MOU document. A few individual firms also signed MOUs to enhance trade ties between the two countries. TradeRead More