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    Pictures Of Modern Methods Irrigation In Pakistan

  • CM stresses modern farming methods

    MIRPURKHAS: Sindh Ch­i­ef Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has advised mango farmers to adopt modern far­ming methods to improve quality of the fruit and incr­ease its export to earn foreign exchange for the country...

    He said that Sindh government had allocated Rs40 billion in the budget to improve agriculture and irrigation sector and planned to line all canals and distributaries in near future to prevent wastage of irrigation water... ...

  • In pictures: 70 years on, you show us how diverse Pakistan still is

    As Pakistan turns 70 years old, we asked you to share with us pictures capturing our country's beautifully diverse culture through heartwarming photographs of traditions, attire and places of significance...

    Here are some of the best shots you shared with us on Instagram using the #DiversePakistan hashtag:Also read: Here is why Pakistan is more diverse than you thoughtView all submissions here...

  • In pictures: Mohammad Amir trains with the Pakistan squad

    As the Pakistan Super League (PSL) drafting process came to an end on Tuesday, the Pakistan cricket team continued their training camp at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore for the upcoming away series against New ZealandMohammad Amir, who has been out from the national side after the spot-fixing row in 2010 was called up to attend the camp after recent performances in domestic first class cricket and the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)... ...

  • Pictures of US President Barack Obama's mother's stay in Pakistan

    GUJRANWALA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during his meeting with US President Barack Obama on Thursday will present commemorative photos of Obama's mother's stay in Pakistan during the 1980s...

    Official sources said Barack Obama's mother worked for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) during the 1980s and came to Pakistan to work on a project – she stayed at a five-star hotel in Lahore and frequently travelled to Gujranwala...

  • Snowden has made spooks rethink their methods

    THE first revelation from the Snowden documents, less than two years ago, exposed systematic storage and analysis of all Americans’ telephone records by the National Security Agency and the FBI...

    As of midnight last night, that programme — launched in secrecy soon after 9/11 by then vice-president Dick Cheney — is over
  • NCA’s fitness methods questioned in Umar Akmal row

    The controversial decision by the team management in England has created differences between the national selection committee headed by Inzamam-ul-Haq and Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur as the team management has requested for replacement before the start of the ICC Champions Trophy...

    But having failed the test carried out during Pakistan’s training session in Birmingham, the selectors have asked ever reliable Haris Sohail, young...

  • China accuses US of ‘unfair methods’ in steel dumping probe

    BEIJING: The United States has employed “unfair methods” during an anti-dumping investigation into Chinese cold-rolled steel products and should rectify its mistakes as soon as possible, China’s Commerce Ministry said on Wednesday...

    “The United States adopted many unfair methods during the anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation into Chinese products, including the refusal to grant Chinese state-owned firms a differentiated tax...

  • ‘Vulnerable communities facing various methods to silence them’

    KARACHI: Different strategies are being used to silence vulnerable communities in Pakistan at the moment and the solution lies in the way the law is written and interpreted, said representatives of the Ahmadi community at a consultative meeting on Sunday...

    Organised by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) at a hotel, the meeting included views, suggestions and changing media attitude towards the community, vulnerable...

  • Call for changing outdated methods of maths and science teaching

    He was speaking at the launch of volume three of the publication on maths and science learning, titled Powering Pakistan for the 21st Century: A Roadmap to transform Maths and Science education organised by Alif Ailaan in collaboration with Pakistan Alliance for Maths and Science at the Aga Khan University’s Institute for Educational Development (AKU-IED) here on Friday...

    But those who teach should also know how to teach,” he said...

  • Banned outfits adopt new methods to stay under the radar

    KARACHI: Activists of banned outfits have adopted new methods of reconnaissance, transportation of arms and explosives, and carrying out terror acts, it emerged on Thursday...

    This emerged during interrogation of three held suspects belonging to the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan — Mohammed Ilyas, Asmatullah and Noor Wali — whose arrests were shown by the CTD on Tuesday...

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