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  • NA body briefed on genetically modified crops

    ISLAMABAD: The Nat­ional Assembly’s Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research on Thursday was briefed on the prospects for the introduction of genetically modified (GM) food crops in the country...

    The report enlisted the consequences that have health and environment impact as per stakeholder and would also hit exports since a major corn oil producer now marketing its product in Pakistan had conveyed to authorities...

  • NA body briefed on genetically modified crops

    ISLAMABAD: The Nat­ional Assembly’s Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research on Thursday was briefed on the prospects for the introduction of genetically modified (GM) food crops in the country...

    The report enlisted the consequences that have health and environment impact as per stakeholder and would also hit exports since a major corn oil producer now marketing its product in Pakistan had conveyed to authorities...

  • Senators allege bribery as development portfolio modified post budget

    ISLAMABAD: A Senate Panel on Monday termed as ‘bribery’ the induction of 42 projects in the development portfolio after the approval of the federal budget 2019-20 by the parliament and took strong exception to non-cooperation of the Ministry of Planning in investigating the matter...

    A three-member sub-committee led by Mir Kabir Ahmad Shahi and comprising Usman Kakar and Eng Rukhsana Zubairi was constituted by the Senate Standing...
  • Shahlyla Baloch, Pakistan’s ‘best woman footballer ever’, dies in car crash

    It was a practice match against the boys team of her club Balochistan United ahead of the 2014 National Women’s Championship yet the pint-sized Pakistan international striker was showing the full repertoire of her skills...

    Shahlyla, inarguably the best woman footballer Pakistan has produced, passed away in the early hours of Thursday morning after a car crash at the age of just 20...

  • Pakistan's Japanese-dominated car market poised for new entrants

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's car market has been dominated by Japanese automakers for decades, but a mini-economic revival looks set to attract new players from Europe and Korea into the mix...

    Despite heavy taxation on imported vehicles, enthusiasm for owning a car in Pakistan has remained undented ? thanks in part to underdeveloped public transport in the country's sprawling cities, but also the social status it brings...

  • A car-unfriendly Pakistan? Yes, that's how you make livable cities

    A recent piece I wrote on the transactions ban on non-filers and its impact on car buyers, as well as on the housing market, generated a series of interesting responses...

    Some of us would like non-filers to be kept away from the privilege of owning a car, while others pointed out the exploitative state of our local automobile industry...

  • Car bombing leaves 34 dead in Ankara

    ANKARA: A car bomb ripped through a busy square in central Ankara on Sunday, killing 34 people and wounding 125, officials said, the latest in a spate of attacks to hit Turkey...

    The attack comes weeks after the city was hit by a suicide car bombing on Feb 17 targeting the military that killed 29 people, claimed by a dissident faction of the banned Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)...

  • Govt looking for ways to take back bulletproof car from ex-CJ

    ISLAMABAD: The government has approached the attorney general office for exploring the possibility of seeking relief from the Supreme Court as well as taking steps for the early disposal of its intra-court appeal (ICA) against the Jan 15, 2014, Islamabad High Court direction for the provision of a bulletproof official car to former chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry...

    Written by the law minister, a letter addressed...

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