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Rs 75 commemorative banknote to be available for general public from Friday

Rs 75 commemorative banknote to be available for general public from Friday                 KARACHI, Sep 29 (DNA):The commemorative banknote of Rs 75 marking the diamond jubilee of the country’s independence will be available for the general public at the offices of SBP BSC and branches of commercial banks from September 30 (Friday). The design of the commemorative banknote was unveiled by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on August 14. The banknote is predominantly green, complemented by shades of white and yellow. Green represents growth and development, which also derivesRead More

Belarus ambassador meets advisor to CM

                LAHORE, Sep 29 (dna):Ambassador of Belarus to Pakistan Andrei Meteilitsa Thursday met Advisor to Punjab Chief Minister Amir Saeed Rawn here. Representative of Belarus in Pakistan Ilya Kanapliou was also present. The ambassador conveyed his felicitations to Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Parvez Elahi on his election as the Punjab chief minister. Amir Rawn told the ambassador that CM Parvez Elahi was highly appreciative of the commitment of the government of Belarus to work with the Punjab government. He said that people would benefit from extensive investment initiatives launched inRead More

Uzbekistan delivers relief items to Pakistan

Uzbekistan delivers relief items to Pakistan Staff  Report ISLAMABAD: A special board of the Air Force of the Republic of Uzbekistan delivered humanitarian cargo from Termez (Uzbekistan) to Karachi (Pakistan) on behalf of the Government of Uzbekistan and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees for Central Asia for the people of Pakistan affected by recent floods. “We greatly appreciate the support of the Government of Uzbekistan to enable UNHCR to provide quick humanitarian assistance when it is needed most,” said Hans Friedrich Schodder, UNHCR Representative forRead More

Maryam Nawaz exonerated in AVenfiled case

DNA ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Thursday PML-N’s Maryam Nawaz against the sentence awarded to her in the Avenfield reference.The hearing on Nawaz’s appeal against the sentence was headed by Justice Aamer Farooq. Capt Safdar has also been exonerated. Their appeals have been accepted by the Islamabad High Court.

Literacy and its importance  in National Growth discussed

Literacy and its importance  in National Growth discussed Rotary Club Islamabad arranges special talk; Admiral Asif Sandila emphasizes on the importance of elementary and primary education Staff Report Islamabad: Rotary Club of Islamabad Metropolitan arranged a special talk on “Literacy and its role in National Growth” at a local hotel.  Guest Speaker was Admiral Mohammad Asif Sandila (Retd) NI(M) former Chief of Naval Staff and presently running  NPO “Moawin Foundation” promoting quality education in elementary and primary education. Dr Azra Yasmin Secretary of the club introduced the guest speaker. AdmiralRead More

Pakistan clinch nerve-wracking 6-run win over England

LAHORE – Prolific opener Mohammad Rizwan hit a fighting half-century before debutant all-rounder Aamer Jamal starred with the ball as Pakistan beat England by six runs in another last-over finish in the fifth T20 international in Lahore on Wednesday. Rizwan s 46-ball 63 was the cornerstone of Pakistan s 145 all out in 19 overs after express pacer Mark Wood grabbed 3-20 to derail the home team who were asked to bat first at Gaddafi Stadium. England s stand-in skipper Moeen Ali smashed a brilliant undefeated 37-ball 51, with four sixes and twoRead More