Daily Archives: March 17, 2021

Open Society Foundations Call for Immediate Release of OSM Staff Member in Myanmar

London, March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Open Society Foundations are deeply concerned by reports that Phyu Pa Pa Thaw, finance manager of OSM (Open Society Myanmar), has been detained in Myanmar. We call for her immediate release. We

LeddarTech Announces the Appointment of Dr Olaf Berlien to Its Board of Directors

Dr Olaf Berlien QUEBEC CITY, March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LeddarTech®, a global leader in Level 1-5 ADAS and AD sensing technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Olaf Berlien to its Board of Directors, further enhancing

National Karate Championship postponed due to rise of corona cases

The scheduled National Karate Championship has been postponed due to the rise of corona cases in the country.The tournament was to be held in Lahore from 1st of next month.According to Chairman Pakistan Karate Federation Muhammad Jahangir, the health a...

China building world’s largest refracting telescope in Tibet

Chinese scientists are working to set up the world's largest refracting telescope in Tibet Autonomous Region for observing stars and planets.Deputy Director of the regional department of science and technology Lhasa Wang Junjie said construction for th...

Balochistan CM directs for timely completion of all ongoing development schemes

Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan has directed the authorities for timely and quality completion of all ongoing development schemes.Chairing a high level meeting held in Quetta to review the matters related to Special Development Program and ot...

Public interest to be given precedence during legislation in Senate: Sanjrani

Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani and Deputy Chairman Senate Mirza Muhammad Afridi met with Governor Imran Ismail at the governor’s house in Karachi.During the meeting, the matters of constitution and legislation, welfare steps for the people, inter-provi...

Punjab CM announces package of Rs7b to provide relief to masses during Ramadan

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has announced a historic package of seven billion rupees to provide relief to people during Ramadan.Talking to newsmen in Lahore, he said that 104 vaccination centers have been set up across province for admini...

Pakistani player Imtiaz wins gold medal at tent pegging competition in India

Pakistani player Imtiaz Hussain has won a gold medal at tent pegging World Cup qualifying round in India.According to details, he bagged the gold medal with 42 points in the individual Lance competition. Besides Pakistan, Nepal, Belarus, United States ...

329 ambulances hand over to Rescue-1122 in KP

The Health Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has handed over three hundred and twenty-nine ambulances to Rescue-1122 to further improve its services across the province.According to Director General Rescue-1122 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the ambulance services ar...