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Denmark celebrates completion of Pakistan development program

Denmark celebrates completion of Pakistan development program

Embassy of Denmark marks completion of 7-year Development Program in Pakistan which benefitted around 5.7 million people. The Embassy of Denmark in Pakistan celebrated the completion of its development programme 2010-2017 in Pakistan. Around 5.7 million people have benefited from the Danish Government’s support to the Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) which helped revitalise the economy, and improve education and health ... Read More »

Uber president Jeff Jones quits company amid turmoil

Uber finally launches in Pakistan

Uber president Jeff Jones quits, citing differences over ‘beliefs and approach to leadership’ Uber’s president Jeff Jones has joined the #deleteuber movement because he’s come to realise the company’s values aren’t compatible with his own. Jeff Jones left the taxi-hailing firm after just six months in the job as per his saying working at Uber was ‘inconsistent’ with his values. ... Read More »

Suicide blast kills 33 at north Mali military camp

Gao, 33 killed in result of Mali military camp car bomb blast

The suicide car driver attacked the residence of UN peacekeeping soldiers in Mali. At least 33 pro government militants were killed and around dozens injured in a car bomb attack on army base at northern Mali’s city of Gao. The victims were conducting patrols in the region to stop the violence. The targeted base also comprises of the army soldiers’ ... Read More »

Search for missing Malaysian plane flight MH370 halts with mystery unsolved

A woman writes a message on a board in Kuala Lumpur

Announcement made just six weeks to the third anniversary of the plane’s mysterious Air crash The underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has come to an end, with passengers’ families informed that the effort to find the plane has been suspended without finding a single trace of the plane. Famous Malaysian plane MH370 mystery remained un-solved as MH370 was disappeared ... Read More »

Heavy snowfall causes roadblocks, scarcity of food and gas in Quetta

Heavy snowfall causes roadblocks, scarcity of food and gas in Quetta

Provincial authorities issued travel warning for Karachi-Quetta Highway, Sibbi, Ziarat and Chaman linking roads. The Provincial capital of Pakistan’s south-western province Baluchistan is under heavy snow fall from last two days. The current snowfall has broken the record of last 12 years. Two inches of snowfall were recorded in Ziarat, seven inches of snow Kalat, while Zhob received heavy snowfall ... Read More »

Five UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombing

Five UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombing

Deputy Governor Abdul Ali Shamsi and Yama Quraishi, an Afghan diplomat to the USA also reported died in bomb blast. KABUL (Afghanistan): Five UAE diplomats and 56 others were killed in a bombing in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates official authorities confirmed. While the UAE’s ambassador to Afghanistan escaped the attack with injuries. Early this morning, Kandahar was shocked with ... Read More »

7 students killed and 5 injured in Train-Rickshaw collision in Lodhran

Train Rickshaw collision results 7 student die and 5 injured in lodhran

Train crashed two rickshaws carrying schoolchildren while crossing un-gated railway track. A train heading to Karachi from Lahore struck two motorbike rickshaws carrying schoolchildren while crossing open gate railway track near Jalal-Pur crossing, according to early information reported by District Lodhran police officer Javid Ahmed. The Train-Rickshaw collision killed seven students and a rickshaw driver while five other children and ... Read More »

PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurates 340MW Chashma-III Nuclear Power Plant

PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurated Chashma-III Nuclear Power Plant

Chashma-III Power Project Mianwali will contribute 340 MW power to National Grid. Pakistan government endeavors to meet current energy crises in the country with the launch of new power plant. Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif  inaugurated Chashma Nuclear Project – III near Mianwali. Minister for Water and Power Khwaja Muhammad Asif and Advisor for Foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz also attended the ... Read More »

World’s first solar panel road opens in France

World's first 'solar panel road' opens in France

France unveils world’s first solar panel road in Normandy village The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, changed the trend of solar paneling from the roof to the street by inaugurating the world’s first solar panel road. French State minister Ecology Ségolène Royal inaugurated 1km or 0.6-mile road in the small village of Normandy. Road is covered with solar panels ... Read More »

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