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Increased taxes, regulation key to fighting tobacco epidemic: UN health agency -
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 21 (APP): The implementation of higher taxes on tobacco products and greater regulation for electronic cigarettes are among the decisions passed by a United Nations-backed conference amid comprehensive efforts to clamp down on the tobacco “epidemic” and save millions of lives, the World Health Organization (WHO) has announced.

Water shut-offs in US city of Detroit ‘contrary to human rights’: UN experts -
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 21 (APP): The US city of Detroit must restore access to water for its citizens, who remain unable to pay their bills, two United Nations experts urged Tuesday, adding that a failure to do so would be a violation of the most basic human rights of those residents.

Community, religious leaders must condemn Islamic State’s ‘atrocities’: UN official -
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 21 (APP): Civilians continue to suffer atrocities and ‘dramatic’ human rights violations at the hands of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), warned United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Ivan Simonovic, as he concluded his week-long mission to Iraq.

Ebola no longer ‘localized emergency,’ UN health officials tell regional summit in Cuba -
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 21 (APP):  Ebola is no longer a localized public health emergency, top UN officials said in Havana Tuesday as they commended Cuba for sending doctors and nurses to the affected countries in West Africa, and addressed regional leaders gathering to discuss ways to resolve the emergency and halt spread of the virus to regional States.

Pakistan land of world’s two leading civilizations: Pervaiz -
ROTTERDAM (The Netherlands), Oct 21 (APP): Federal Minister for Information Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid Tuesday said Pakistan was a land of world’s leading two ancient civilizations of Gandhara and Indus that flourished some 5000 years ago.

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Shahbaz bestows Rs 2 lakh each on hockey team
LAHORE, Oct 21 (APP): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif gave away cash award of Rs 200,000 each amongst the members and officials of the national hockey team for their brilliant performance in the recently concluded Asian Gmaes.
Quarter finals of Squash held
ISLAMABAD Oct 21 (APP): Quarter finals of Serena Hotels-Chief of Air Staff International Squash Championship were played here at Mushaf Squash Complex on Tuesday.
Hamza goes down to Vahedi in Qatar 6-Red Snooker semis
KARACHI, Oct 21 (APP)- Pakistan’s fast improving Hamza Akbar went down fighting 6-5 to Sohail Vahedi of Iran in the semifinals of inaugural Qatar Academy 6-Red Snooker Championship in Doha, according to a message received here on Tuesday.
Batting trio of Fazal, Majid, Saad put Karachi Dolphins on top in QAT
KARACHI, Oct 21 (APP): Batting trio of Fazal Subhan, Saad Ali and Majid Khan hit big half centuries to put Karachi Dolphins on top on day three of their 4-day Quaid-e-Azam Cricket Gold League match against Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd (SNGPL) here at the National Stadium on Tuesday.
O’Keefe set to make debut against Pakistan in first Test
KARACHI, Oct 20 (APP): Steve O’Keefe has a good chance of making his debut in Dubai alongside the incumbent offspinner Nathan Lyon, said a report carried by cricket’s leading website on Monday.
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Raikot-Islamabad Highway to form part of CPEC PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, Oct 19 (APP): National Highway Authority (NHA) will build 487 km Raikot-Islamabad Highway which would form part of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor(CPEC).
Govt reforms contribute to improved economic conditions: ADB PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, Oct 19 (APP): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its recent report has said that economic reforms initiated by the government in the past year contributed to improved economic conditions, growth edged up, budget deficit shrank, foreign exchange reserves strengthened and a sovereign bond issue enhanced policy credibility.
PM lauds Punjab government for public welfare PDF Print E-mail
News - National
app22-18pm-lahore.jpgLAHORE, Oct 18 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Saturday eulogized the services of Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif for the prosperity of people and progress of the province.

Just resolution of Kashmir issue vital for lasting peace in region: COAS PDF Print E-mail
News - National
KAKUL (Abbottabad), Oct 18 (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Saturday that lasting peace in the region will only come about with the fair and just resolution of Kashmir issue in accordance with the will of Kashmiri people as enshrined in the UN resolutions.
Culture is identity of a nation: Rashid PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP): Cultural is the identity of a Nation, Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage (IB&NH) said in a statement while leaving for Netherlands on a 3 day official visit to attend the 6th Asia Europe (ASEM) cultural Minister’s meeting today.
World recognizes PML-N government’s efforts to boost economy: Dar PDF Print E-mail
News - Business
ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP): Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar Saturday said that efforts of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) government to boost country’s economy had been recognized internationally.
Six militants killed in operation Khyber 1 PDF Print E-mail
News - National
PESHAWAR, Oct 18 (APP): At least six militants were killed on Saturday in Khyber Agency as operation ‘Khyber 1’ entered into its second day.
Sino-AfPak trilateral dialogue seeks cooperation on Afghanistan PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, October 18 (APP): Eminent scholars, diplomats and professionals from China, Afghanistan and Pakistan would join hands on October 19-20 here at a local hotel in a two-day international conference to draw a roadmap and seek regional cooperation on Afghanistan.
Governor for focusing health, education sectors PDF Print E-mail
News - National
MULTAN, Oct 18 (APP): Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar said on Saturday that there was dire need to focus education and health sectors in the country.
Two Dir Scouts men martyred in Bajaur blast PDF Print E-mail
News - National
PESHAWAR, Oct 18 (APP): At least two security men were killed and two others injured on Saturday in a roadside blast in Salarzai Tehsil of Bajaur Agency.
PML-N Govt provided all required facilities to pilgrims: Sardar Yusuf PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP): Minister for Religious Affairs, Sardar Muhammad Yusuf said that Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N), government provided all required facilities to pilgrims during the Hajj.
PML-N govt working for welfare of masses: Balighur Rehman PDF Print E-mail
News - National
ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP): Minister of State for Education, Training and Standards in Higher Education, Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman has said Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government was vigorously working for welfare of the masses and facilitating low-income segments of the society.
‘Baitul Maal helping deserving people without discrimination’ PDF Print E-mail
News - National
KHANEWAL, Oct 18 (APP): Managing Director Baitul Mall, Barrister Abid Waheed Shiekh on Saturday said that Baitul Mall was providing relief to deserving people without any discrimination.
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