Category Archives: Board Meetings

Study: Children can pick up nicotine without being exposed to secondhand smoke

Ohio, (IINA) - For decades, health agencies have warned about the dangers of smoking and secondhand smoking on the public in general and on children in particular. However, researchers now say that children can pick up nicotine on their hands

ANTI-POLIO DRIVE TO BEGIN IN KP, FATA AND BALOCHISTAN ON MONDAY

A three-day anti-polio campaign will be started in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA and Balochistan on Monday. Sources of Provincial Health Department told Radio Pakistan Peshawar correspondent that more than six point six million children upto five years of ...

Jordan’s exports to US reach $1.7 billion

Amman (IINA) - Jordanian Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply Yaroub Qudah said that the value of Jordan's exports to the US market stood at $1.7 billion, noting that it is mostly focused on the sector of garments and textile.During

GOVT PLANS TO EXPAND RAILWAY NETWORK ACROSS COUNTRY, ESPECIALLY BALOCHISTAN

The government has launched an ambitious plan to expand railway network throughout the country to link all parts together, especially Balochistan. According to details, 2,965 kilometer long new tracks will be laid throughout the country which include 1...

OIC chief to attend Arab League Summit in Jordan Wednesday

Jeddah (IINA) � Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen will head a high-level delegation to attend the 28th Summit of the Arab League, to be hosted by the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on Wednesday.

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NISAR REITERATES RESOLVE TO TAKE COUNTER-TERRORISM WAR TO LOGICAL CONCLUSION

Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan says peace has been restored in Balochistan as a result of the government's effective policies and sacrifices of the security forces.He was addressing a passing out parade ceremony of FC personnel in Loralai o...

NISAR DIRECTS FIA,PCB TO RESOLVE SPOT FIXING

Taking notice of the media reports regarding spot fixing, Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali khan has directed Federal Investigation Agency and Pakistan Cricket Board to work together to resolve the issue.In a statement, he said FIA is fully empowe...

Somalia launches UN-backed cholera vaccination drive targeting 450,000 people

Mogadishu (IINA) � The Somali government launched an oral cholera vaccination (OCV) campaign on Thursday with the support of the World Health Organization (WHO), targeting over 450,000 people in seven high-risk areas around the country.

The first-ever OCV campaign to be

Five hardcore terrorists executed at Kohat District Jail

Five hardcore terrorists were executed at district jail Kohat on Wednesday, who were tried by the military courts.According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), these terrorists include Shoukat Ali, Imdad Ullah , Sabir Shah, Khandan and Anwar Ali...

IOM workshop to combat human trafficking concludes in Djibouti

Djibouti (IINA) � Djiboutian Minister of Interior Hassan Omar Mohamed on Sunday emphasized the need for local and regional capacity building to enhance the management of migration and provide humanitarian assistance to migrants, whether they are refugees or displaced persons.

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