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Dow University of Health Sciences launches UBT to diagnose H. Pylori

KARACHI, JUN 21 (DNA) — Dow University of Health Sciences has introduced the most effective, fastest, easiest, and cost effective diagnosis test of Helicobacter (or more commonly known as H. Pylori) by breath, known as Urea Breath Test (UBT). The diagnostic test would be initially available at 51 testing facilities of the university at extremely low rates. In the first phase, the test facility will be available at 51 locations including Main Dow Lab. The people of Sindh and Balochistan will also be able to avail this facility soon (rememberingRead More

Pakistan an Epitome of Crisis Management

Dr. Abdus Sattar Abbasi I was amazed listening to the Minister of State (MoS) for Foreign Affairs that Pakistan is now ahead of some developed countries in compliance of Financial Action Task Force (FATF)regulations and fulfilled requirements on thirty four indicators of FATFwhile the process of whitelisting has started with the recent announcement of the global body. It is not the first time that Pakistan emerged out of the crisis as a strong nation. I am sure, most of us cannot forget March 03, 2009, a terrible day for PakistanRead More

PTI cannot be banned in prohibited funding case: Farrukh

Says political opponents fell into a pit dug for PTI ISLAMABAD: /DNA/ – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Central Secretary Information Farrukh Habib said that the political opponents have fallen into the pit they dug for the PTI, as the party cannot be banned in the prohibited funding case but they are unlikely to avoid the punishment because they don’t have the evidences and receipts of their foreign funding. Speaking at a press conference here on Tuesday after Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) reserved its verdict in PTI prohibited funding case, heRead More

Saudi delegation, Sadiq Sanjrani discuss progress on “Road to Makkah project”

ISLAMABAD, JUN 21 /DNA/ – A Saudi delegation of the “Road to Makkah” project called on Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani at Parliament House.  Progress on the implementation of Road to Makkah project was discussed during the meeting. Senator Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri and Senator Hafiz Abdul Karim were also present in the meeting. Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani said that the Road to Makkah project is of utmost importance in providing facilities to the pilgrims. Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have historic fraternal relationship and Saudi Arabia has stood byRead More

Pakistan’s Embassy in Jakarta, TDAP hold webinar on Tourism Potential of Pakistan

JAKARTA, JUN 21 /DNA/ – The Embassy of Pakistan, Jakarta, in collaboration with Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP), held a webinar, in a hybrid format, on Tourism Potential of Pakistan, in the Chancery today. The event was physically attended by over fifty travel agencies and hospitality sector representatives of Indonesia and virtually by tour operators from Pakistan. From Indonesian side, the speakers included Mr. Mufti Hakam, Chairman Bilateral Committee of KADIN, Mr. Syukiri, Chairman ASATI, and Ms. Madeleine, Head of Public Relations of ASTINDO. From Pakistan side, Mr. SadruudinHunzaiRead More

Pre-monsoon flooding wreaks havoc in Balochistan and KP

ISLAMABAD: Pre-monsoon rains have wreaked havoc in various parts of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, causing floods and roofs to collapse, damaging crops and properties and leaving several people dead and injured, according to the provinces’ disaster management authorities. In the Sonari area of Balochistan’s Kohlu, the road connecting the locality to Quetta had been swept away by flooding and several bridges were damaged, the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) said in a statement on Tuesday. Floods had also swept away electricity poles in Kohlu and the downpour in Barkhan damagedRead More