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Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) 'Brain drain' from Pakistan is alarmingly high but it is not a complete loss for the country when expatriates conduct research in foreign universities on local issues.
Supporters of Pervez Musharraf gather at a protest in Karachi yesterday. A special tribunal hearing a landmark treason case against Musharraf ordered him to appear in person on March 31 or face arrest.
KARACHI: In a country where basic human rights like education are a privilege only a minor percent can attain, unsung hero Shamim Sayeed who owns and runs the Sayeed Alfalah Literacy Centre in the Darul Aman Society of Karachi, strives hard to provide quality education to hundreds and hundreds of poor children.
KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah has said that the current famine situation in Thar areas is a natural phenomena, however, the Sindh government is trying its level best to overcome it.
In connivance with tax officials, bogus companies owned by influential fraudsters have received more than 9 billion rupees in sales tax refunds against bogus documents in the current fiscal year.
The issue of global challenge of antibiotic resistance is monumental with almost all countries and regions being affected including Pakistan and antibiotic misuse and overuse have contributed tremendously to a major health crisis within the country.
KARACHI, Pakistan Police say a crowd set fire to a Hindu community center in southern Pakistan after allegations circulated that a Hindu had desecrated Islam's holy book.
UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has reiterated its opposition to increase in permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council, saying that years of debate had shown that individual permanent membership was not a realistic option and that this demand was hampering the reform process.
KARACHI: President Mamnoon Hussain while terming illiteracy as a big challenge to the country has underlined the need for the promotion of education to steer the country towards socio-economic development and prosperity.
The South Asian International Film Festival in its tenth year of cinematic features has partnered with Zee TV.
Karachi: March 15, 2014. The Central Executive Council of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC approved nomination of Farhad Shahzad Bhatti as President of Faisalabad PCC in a meeting here today.
KARACHI: Speakers at a meeting of Shura Hamdard Karachi chapter have urged the provincial governments to revive the local bodies system at their earliest, which has become mandatory after the passage of the 18th Constitutional Amendment.
The resurfacing of another polio case in the metropolis has once again put a question mark on the performance of the government and its health policies towards eradication of polio disease from the country.
KARACHI: Three persons were killed and two sustained injuries in firing and other incidents in different areas of the city on Friday.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/14-Mar-2014/ttp-allied-groups-carried-out-77-attacks-in-pakistan-in-february For news details Read on : TTP, Allied groups carried out 77 attacks in February ISLAMABAD- At least 132 terrorist attacks killed 130 people and injured 256 others in Pakistan in the month of February; 77 attacks ... (more)