Country faces flour crisis: Wheat quota of 180 flour mills stopped in Punjab

Workers bake roti and naan at a tandoor in Islamabad. Roti is a staple food item for common Pakistanis. (APP photo)
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Updated 18 January 2020

Country faces flour crisis: Wheat quota of 180 flour mills stopped in Punjab

January 18: The News states that as the country is facing a serious flour crisis, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Friday took notice of a news item aired on the media regarding unilateral increase in flour price in some districts of the province.

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Pakistan-India crisis: UN makes devastating plea as Kashmir row erupts - 'Need respect'

Updated 18 February 2020

Pakistan-India crisis: UN makes devastating plea as Kashmir row erupts - 'Need respect'

February 18: Express report by John Varga states that India has been urged to carry out a referendum on Kashmir and to respect "human rights and fundamental freedoms" in the disputed region by the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.

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