Thursday , June 29 2017

Diplomatic Affairs

Diplomatic Affairs

Pakistan vows to actively support steps to improve world’s ocean health

New York: Pakistani Ambassador to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi has vowed that it would play an active role in the efforts to reverse the decline of world’s oceans health resulting from decades of “irresponsible human activity,” APP reported. Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi made these remarks while addressing the first ever United …

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British HC extends invitation to Dar for London Summit

Islamabad: British High Commissioner in Pakistan Thomas Drew has extended invitation to the Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar to attend the Family Planning Summit, scheduled to be held next month in London. The invitation was extended during a meeting between the Finance Minister and British High Commissioner here late …

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UN voices concern over LOC scuffle

Islamabad: United Nations has expressed concern over the escalating tensions between India and Pakistan following Thursday’s unprovoked Indian firing across the line of control that resulted in at least two civilian deaths and injuries to six more in different areas of Azad Kashmir, the daily Dawn reported. “The situation in …

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CANADA funds strategic humanitarian response facility in Gilgit Baltistan

Islamabad:The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is constructing a Humanitarian Response Facility (HRF) in the Gilgit Baltistan (GB) –the northern area of Pakistan with the funding of the Government of Canada. This will be the seventh HRF built in Pakistan as part of a strategic network of storage facilities …

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