Met Office predicts dry weather in most parts of country

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during next twelve hours. However, isolated rain-thunderstorm and light snowfall over high mountainous areas is expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan.Temperature of some major cities recorded on Wednesday morning: Islamabad thirteen degree centigrade, Lahore eighteen, Karachi twenty-three, Peshawar seventeen, Quetta and MuzaffaRead More…

Naltar Master Plan to be designed in collaboration with PAF: CM GB

Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says Naltar Master Plan would be designed in collaboration with Pakistan Air Force (PAF).This he said while talking to Air Martial Jawad Saeed who along with officers delegation called on Chief Minister in Gilgit.Chief Minister praised decision for setting up of ever first Pakistan Air Force selection center in Gilgit besides arranging international marathon raceRead More…

New EU Ambassador presents credentials to Somali FM

Mogadishu Somalia’s Foreign Minister Ahmed Isse Awad met here on Monday with Mr. Nicolas Berlanga Martinez, who submitted his credentials to him as the new Ambassador of the European Union Delegation to the Federal Republic of Somalia.Awad expressed his satisfaction and appreciation for the distinguished relations between Somalia and the EU, stressing that the European bloc is one of the most important partners in Read More…

Eid-ul- Fitr preparations in full swing across GB

People across Gilgit Baltistan are preparing to celebrate Eid-ul -Fitar with religious zeal and fervor.Eid shopping is on its peak and city Markets are filled with customers especially at evening and night hours.Gilgit administration has taken strict security measure for safety of people.Source: Radio PakistanRead More…

Preparations for Eid-ul-Fitr in full swing

As few days left for Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations, small and major cities have worn festive look with decorated market and colorful stalls to mark the occasion.A number of shopping stores are decked up with clothes, delicacies, decoration item and other essential articles. The Eid-ul-Fitr celebration starts from early morning, everyone from the community visits their relatives, greets each other and serves delicious foodRead More…

President directs Info Ministry to counter anti-state propaganda

President Dr. Arif Alvi says social media is the harbinger of social change and has easy and vast outreach among the masses.Chairing a meeting on Social Media with Ministry of Information & broadcasting in Islamabad on Thursday, he said Ministry of Information has to broaden its mandate to counter anti-state propaganda and project soft image of the country on cyber space.Special Assistant to Prime Minister Dr. FirdouRead More…

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 26 runs in first Youth ODI

In the first Youth One Day International, Pakistan Under-19s tour of Sri Lanka at Hambantota, Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 26 runs.Batting first Sri Lanka set a victory target 234 runs for the loss of nine wickets in allotted overs.In reply Pakistan scored 208 runs, all out in 47.3 overs.Source: Radio PakistanRead More…

High intake of dietary cholesterol not associated with risk of stroke

A new study by the University of Eastern Finland shows that a moderately high intake of dietary cholesterol or consumption of up to one egg per day is not associated with an elevated risk of stroke.For most people, dietary cholesterol plays a very small role in affecting their serum cholesterol levels.The findings were published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.Source: Radio PakistanRead More…