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    Animal Feed Suppliers In Pakistan Aeroplane

  • We have to feed more mouths, and feed them right

    “We not only have to feed more mouths, we have to feed them right,” says a senior official of the Ministry of National Food Security and Research...

    “In that case, we’ll have enough space available for minor crops or minor and more value-added crops,” speculates a young scientist associated with the Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research...

  • Feed the birds, feed the soul

    A grandfather with his three little grandchildren, one of whom is in a pushchair, stops by at the roundabout across the Sindh High Court building to feed and admire the pigeons...

    The place is also known as ‘Kabootar Chowk’ because of the many pigeons who flock there in huge numbers to feed...

  • Concerns expressed over toxic contamination of animal feed

    ISLAMABAD: The administration of the military farms Okara has expressed concerns over toxic contamination in the animal feed made from genetically-modified cotton seed which it said was deteriorating the health of its pedigreed cattle...

    The military farm believed that aflatoxin, a type of fungus, had made cattle feed bitter and attacked their reproductive system, especially that of bulls, lowering their sperm count...

  • Australia claims foiling ‘terror plot’ to bring down aeroplane

    SYDNEY: Australia has foiled an Islamist-inspired terrorist plot to bring down an aircraft with an improvised explosive device, authorities said on Sunday, after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney...

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the plot appeared to be “elaborate” rather than planned by a lone wolf, as security was strengthened at major domestic and international airports across the nation
  • Pakistan formally applies to join nuclear suppliers club

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday submitted a formal application for membership of the Nuclear Supplies Group (NSG), a club of nuclear trading nations...

    In a letter addressed to the NSG chairman, Pakistan's ambassador in Vienna, stated that the country has the expertise, manpower, infrastructure, as well as the ability to supply NSG controlled items, goods and services for a full range of nuclear applications for peaceful purposes... ...

  • Belarus, Kazakhstan assure support for Pakistan's Nuclear Suppliers Group bid

    ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi said on Monday Belarus and Kazakhstan have assured to support Pakistan’s bid for membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), reported Radio Pakistan...

    Fatemi, in an interview, said Pakistan is expanding upon its relations with different countries including Russian and central Asian states...

  • Indian inclusion could affect strategic stability, Pakistan tells Nuclear Suppliers Group

    ISLAMABAD: A day after India received support from the United States' for Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, Pakistan cautioned the cartel of nuclear technology holders that country specific exemptions would negatively impact strategic stability in South Asia...

    In order to mobilise support for Pakistan’s NSG membership, a briefing session was held in Islamabad with NSG countries diplomatic missions invited...

  • Pakistan tells US it holds 'credentials' to join nuclear suppliers club

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's foreign secretary on Tuesday told a United States envoy his country has the “credentials” to join a club of nuclear trading nations, signalling Islamabad may apply alongside India and force a showdown in the consensus-based group next month...

    Such a move would drag the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) into the long-running tension between India and Pakistan...

  • $150m guarantee for LNG suppliers

    ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Monday approved a $150 million guarantee for issuance of letter of credits by Pakistan LNG Ltd (PLL) in favour of LNG suppliers...

    ” ExxonMobil has pulled out of a major project in Pakistan, in a potential blow to plans to boost imports of LNG after years of winter shortages...

  • More talks needed to build consensus on Nuclear Suppliers Group, says China

    China is seen as leading opposition to the US move to include India in the 48-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), but other countries, including New Zealand, Turkey, South Africa and Austria also oppose Indian membership, according to diplomats...

    Related: Indian inclusion could affect strategic stability, Pakistan tells Nuclear Suppliers GroupThe NSG aims to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons by restricting the sale of...

  • ‘Ending gas, power and oil suppliers’ domination to increase competition’

    KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) to bring government agreements with international financial institutions under the country’s competition laws...

    The apex body of trade and industry said it believed more competition in the energy sector and independence from dominant gas, electricity and oil suppliers as well as retailers would result...

  • Oil-starved Nepal seeks suppliers to bring fuel by air

    KATHMANDU: Struggling with a fuel shortage after Indian shipments went on hold, Nepal is asking suppliers to bring gasoline and kerosene by airplane before the Himalayan country begins celebrating its biggest festival of the year, and for the first time is looking to import fuel from China...

    With Nepal poised next week to celebrate the Hindu festival of Dasain next week, Nepal Oil Corporation decided to ask suppliers to submit...

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