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  • Dolphin rescued from canal released into River Indus

    SUKKUR: A stranded dolphin calf was rescued on Tuesday by a joint team of the World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-P) and Sindh wildlife department along with local fishermen at Naulakhi minor irrigation canal in Naushero Feroze district...

    From the canal to the spot of release, it had to travel about more than one hour...

  • 1 killed as bridge on Kabul River collapses in Charsadda

    One man died and two others were injured when a bridge built on the Kabul River collapsed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Charsadda district on Saturday...

    The incident occurred when a truck carrying cement was crossing the bridge constructed over Kabul River at Sardaryab, Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Sayam told DawnNews...

  • Raging Kabul River forces scores in Nowshera to move to safer places

    PESHAWAR: Rising water level in Kabul River has set alarm bells ringing in areas along the riverbank as residents have started moving to safer places in Peshawar and Nowshera districts...

    Camp Korona, Pirpayee, Qasim Ali Baig, Pir Sabaq, Zara Mena and localities adjacent to Kabul River were the worst-hit areas where several houses were inundated...

  • Kabul River: the key

    The exception is the Kabul River, which finds its way to the open sea via the Indus — the key to opening a gateway for CAS to seafaring trade if used for navigation...

    The School of Life, a global educational enterprise, has identified lack of river navigation in landlocked countries as one of the major geographical factors resulting in poor economic conditions...

  • Iranian guards forced migrants into river, alleges Kabul

    HERAT: Afghan officials were hunting on Sunday for Afghan migrants in a river bordering Iran after reports that Iranian border guards tortured dozens and threw them into the water to keep them out of Iran...

    Authorities in western Herat province said they retrieved 12 bodies from the Harirud river and at least eight other people were missing...

  • International charity attacked in Kabul

    KABUL: Militants attacked an international charity in Kabul Tuesday during an hours-long assault labelled a “war crime” by Amnesty, as the capital reeled from a wave of violence that killed at least 41 and wounded dozens...

    The assault on CARE International began late Monday with a massive car bombing, just hours after the Taliban carried out a brazen double bombing near the defence ministry...

  • Indonesia's Garuda airlines to start operations from Pakistan soon

    KARACHI: The Garuda Airlines of Indonesia will soon start operating from Pakistan as negotiations are in final stages, stated the Indonesian Consul-General Hadi Santoso at the formal inauguration of Pakistan-Indonesia Business Forum (PIBF) here on Friday...

    The PIBF president said that Indonesia is the world’s largest Muslim country in terms of its population, whereas Pakistan is the world’s second largest Muslim country...

  • Airlines told to get health declaration from passengers coming to Pakistan

    RAWALPINDI: The government has directed the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to ensure that all airlines get a health declaration from passengers while travelling to Pakistan...

    During his visit to Islamabad International Airport (IIA) on Monday, Aviation Secretary Hassan Nasir Jamy said all travellers entering Pakistan must fill out a health declaration form as part of accelerated efforts to control the spread of coronavirus...

  • Saudi Airlines to operate first Baghdad flight in 27 years

    State-owned Saudi Arabian Airlines will launch its first flight to Baghdad in 27 years on Monday, state media said, amid a thaw in ties between the Arab neighbours...

    "Saudi Arabian Airlines will inaugurate regular flights between the kingdom and Iraq after an interruption of 27 years," the official Saudi Press Agency reported on Sunday...

  • UAE airlines to operate from 4 more airports

    KARACHI: The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has allowed five airlines of the United Arab Emirates to carry out unlimited operations at another four airports in Pakistan...

    The CAA said in a statement on Friday that the new airports opened for the UAE airlines were Quetta, Panjgur, Turbat and Gwadar...

  • Malaysia Airlines 'technically bankrupt'

    The newly appointed chief executive of loss-making Malaysia Airlines said on Monday the carrier is "technically bankrupt", underlining the case for a restructuring to cut a third of jobs, scrap some international routes and review its long-haul fleet...

    The carrier on Monday said its new legal entity is Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), replacing the previous Malaysian Airline System Bhd (MAS), with Mueller promising to unveil a full...

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