Pakistan News

    4 Channel Rc Helicopter In Pakistan Vaccine

  • Shahid Khaqan Abbasi becomes Pakistan's first PM to fly military helicopter

    Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday took the Turkish attack helicopter T-129 for a test flight, becoming the first Pakistani premier to fly a military helicopter, Radio Pakistan reported...

    After talking to Pakistani and Turkish media following the test-flight of T-129 helicopter, Abbasi said Turkey's defence production industry was one of the best in the world and second to none...

  • Indonesian envoy dies after Pakistan helicopter crash

    JAKARTA: An Indonesian ambassador who was on a Pakistani military helicopter that crashed this month killing two other foreign envoys died Tuesday after battling severe burn injuries, Indonesia's foreign minister said...

    Ambassador Burhan Muhammad, 58, was aboard the military helicopter, along with his wife and a delegation of ambassadors when it crashed on May 8 and set a school building ablaze in the Gilgit area of northern...

  • Pakistan signs helicopter contract with Italian aerospace giant

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has signed a contract for an undisclosed number of AgustaWestland AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters with Italian multinational aerospace company Leonardo-Finmeccanica...

    The contract was signed here in presence of the Italian Ambassador to Pakistan Stefano Pontecorvo, said a statement published on the company's website...

  • Pakistan deploys army helicopter in search for missing US climbers

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan stepped up its search for two Americans climbers Saturday, deploying army helicopters to find the pair who went missing 10 days ago while trying to summit a peak in the Karakoram mountains...

    "Two helicopters belonging to military aviation flew over the mountains Saturday morning but there was no sign of the climbers," Karrar Haidri, a spokesman for the Alpine Club of Pakistan told AFP...

  • Pakistan launches new polio vaccine, aims for 2016 wipeout

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday formally launched an injectable polio vaccine, an important step to accelerate its polio eradication campaign as the authorities vowed to wipe out the disease by 2016...

    More than four million children will benefit from the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), which will be incorporated into the country's routine immunisation schedule and given to children alongside other jabs...

  • Call for introducing diabetes vaccine in Pakistan

    LAHORE: Professor of medicine at the King Edward Medical University, Dr Irshad Hussain, has called for introduction of vaccine in Pakistan to prevent diabetes since the prevalence of the disease has almost doubled in adults/children...

    “Pakistan is facing a potential threat of diabetes outbreak, particularly in adults due to unhealthy lifestyle,” Prof Irshad told Dawn...

  • Pakistan demands Facebook remove polio vaccine misinformation

    Pakistan urged Facebook to remove harmful polio-related content from the social networking site on Friday, saying it was jeopardising eradication initiatives and putting the lives of vaccinators at risk...

    In recent months social media in the country has been inundated with fake news reports and videos — garnering thousands of views and shares in the last week alone — claiming numerous children have been killed by the polio vaccine......

  • Three Russian ships enter English Channel

    LONDON: Three Russian ships including a destroyer have entered the English Channel and are being monitored by Britain’s Royal Navy as they pass through, the Ministry of Defence said on Tuesday...

    “MoD can confirm 3 Russian ships being monitored by @RoyalNavy HMS Argyll through Channel...

  • Journalists up in arms after TV channel booked

    ISLAMABAD: A case was registered against a private TV channel on Saturday for airing a news report allegedly based on forged documents amid protests and warnings from journalistic circles...

    The FIR was lodged by Intelligence Bureau (IB) Director Imran Khan Jadoon, under Sections 420 (Cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property), 468 (Forgery for purpose of cheating), 471 (Using as genuine a forged document), 500...

  • New channel for LNG vessels at Port Qasim

    KARACHI: Growing traffic of ships, particularly vessels loaded with Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), warranted the need for an additional channel which the authority is now planning to develop, Port Qasim Authority Chairman Agha Jan Akhtar said on Tuesday...

    In order to meet the needs of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Pakistan Railways is also laying down a dual rail track from Port Qasim up to Pipri along with a road network, he...

  • 24/7 cricket on PTV: federations call for launch of new sports channel

    The need for having a separate channel for other sports has long been felt in all quarters concerned but demand in this regard has hardly been articulated in the way as now some sports federations have come forward for taking steps towards initiating a sports channel that will only focus on disciplines other than the game of cricket...

    To help other disciplines except for cricket go well among the youth high-ups of various national...

  • Promotion channel may open for traffic wardens

    IGP Mushtaq Sukhera moved the case of amendments through the Home Department requesting the Punjab government to provide the promotion channel for traffic wardens and their juniors who would be recruited against the proposed new positions in basic pay scale 5, 7 and 9...

  • More
Back to top