Pakistan, India at odds over wheat transit modalities

Indian and Pakistani national flags flutter as Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel (L) and Pakistani Rangers (R) allow a Pakistani truck to cross over to India at the Wagah Border India on February 24, 2010. (AFP)
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Updated 29 November 2021

Pakistan, India at odds over wheat transit modalities

November 29: The Express Tribune reported that Islamabad and New Delhi have locked horns over the modalities of shipment of Indian wheat to Afghanistan via Pakistan as both neighbours struggle to find a common strategy for humanitarian assistance for the people of Afghanistan, officials familiar with the development told The Express Tribune.

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WCLA entrusted with conservation projects by Auqaf department

Updated 18 January 2022

WCLA entrusted with conservation projects by Auqaf department

January 17: The Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) has moved on to the conservation of religious sites throughout Punjab upon the directions of the Government of Punjab, Auqaf Department, and Human Rights & Minorities Affairs Department, Pakistan Today reported on Monday.

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Banks not complying with SMS, email alert rules — SBP

Updated 18 January 2022

Banks not complying with SMS, email alert rules — SBP

January 18: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday said that instructions regarding SMS and email for international and domestic digital transactions were not being complied with by the banks as per its guidelines, Dawn reported on Tuesday.

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Pakistan's president calls for more training in blockchain technology

Updated 18 January 2022

Pakistan's president calls for more training in blockchain technology

January 17: Pakistan President Arif Alvi called for additional training in emerging technologies including blockchain, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity while meeting with a delegation of blockchain technology experts, Coin Telegraph reported Monday.

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'Pakistan next on the radar for us': Pat Cummins eyes next challenge after mega success in Ashes

Updated 18 January 2022

'Pakistan next on the radar for us': Pat Cummins eyes next challenge after mega success in Ashes

January 17: Pat Cummins is looking forward to the tour of Pakistan in March which the Australian captain terms as the "next big challenge". This will be the first tour for the Australian side to Pakistan since 1998, CrickTracker reported on Monday.

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Unilever Pakistan, Tufail Chemicals launch Pakistan’s largest shampoo raw material plant

Updated 17 January 2022

Unilever Pakistan, Tufail Chemicals launch Pakistan’s largest shampoo raw material plant

January 17: Unilever Pakistan and Tufail Chemicals have launched Pakistan’s largest production plant for key raw materials used in shampoo production, The Nation reported on Monday.

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