Transfer of Assets and Funds: Sindh refuses to accept PTDC’s unconstitutional decision

Staff Report Karachi Rejecting the Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation’s (PTDC) decision of paying only ten percent of the profit of assets, which were to be devolved under 18th constitutional amendment, Sindh has refused to accept such decision terming it ‘unconstitutional’. “Sindh has been demanding its constitutional rights, as according to 18th amendment, all the PTDC […]

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Public Safety Commission passes resolution against IGP Sindh for not attending meetings

Karachi The Provincial Public Safety and Police Complaints Commission in its third meeting passed a resolution unanimously to express their displeasure on the absence of Inspector General of Police Dr. Kaleem Imam from the second consecutive meeting. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah here at CM […]

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China to provide jobs to youths of Sindh

(File Photo) Karachi A delegation of Chinese labour ministry held meeting with Provincial Minister for Information, Archives and Labour Saeed Ghani on Wednesday and discussed the matters related to providing jobs to the youths of Sindh in Chinese companies working in Pakistan as well as in China. “Sindh government is glad to know that China […]

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PARC, Thar Foundation sign MoU for farmers’ training

Islamkot Pakistan’s top agriculture research body – Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has declared Thar Foundation’s Pilot project of Bio-Saline Agriculture in Thar “a great success”. Thar Foundation and PARC have decided to scale up the project to more focus on creating livelihood opportunities for local farmers to make sustainable earnings for the poor households […]

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British funding agency to work in Sindh’s social sector

Karachi Sindh government and Department for International Development (DFID) have agreed to develop partnership in education and health particularly in mother-child health, water and sanitation and renewable energy sector. This decision was taken in a meeting between the Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and Head of Department for International Development (DFID) Ms. Annabele Gerry. […]

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Karachi tops in gang-rape cases in Sindh

51 gang-rape cases were reported from across the province, of which 43 were committed in Karachi alone from Jan. to Oct 2019 – Police report Sindh Courier Report Karachi The provincial capital city Karachi tops in heinous crimes including the gang-rape, murders, highway robberies, bank robberies and car snatching etc. if compared to such crimes […]

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Chinese researchers develop new method to improve saline-sodic land

Beijing Chinese researchers have developed a precise saline-sodic land improvement method to reduce the inhibition of the salts on soil productivity. The researchers from the Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences conducted field experiments and improved the soil quality with site-specific management practices. The soil exchangeable sodium percentage and […]

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University in Kurdistan Region Opens Chinese language department

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region In an official ceremony on Tuesday, the Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research announced the establishment of a Chinese language program at Salahuddin University in Erbil. “In a scientific step toward opening up to the world and becoming familiar with the history and culture of China, the […]

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Launching of Malir Expressway, road and water projects for Karachi and Thar ordered

(File Photo) Karachi Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presiding over a meeting on Tuesday to review the development projects being launched on PPP mode has directed chief secretary to appoint a Project Director for Malir Expressway so that it could be started within next seven months. The meeting was attended by Chief Secretary […]

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Sindh Water Sports Authority to be established soon

Water sports could be played at sea, river, canals and lakes; Provincial Sports Department finalizes draft bill Karachi Sindh Sports Department has finalized a draft law for establishing Water Sports Authority aimed at promoting the water sports in the province. The draft law would soon be sent to provincial law department for vetting, after which […]

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