More than 50 journalists including editors, columnists, media persons and media freedom organisation representatives in Pakistan have signed a petition against the ongoing curbs on freedom of expression in the country.
The trial run began of a container service from India to Bangladesh after India’s Container Corporation (Concor) entered into an agreement with the Container Company of Bangladesh to run container trains between the two nations.
The UN Security Council (UNSC) has released an updated list of terrorist individuals and entities out of which 139 entries stem from Pakistan and include Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafeez Saeed's outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar and the Haqqanis.
Centre for Climate Change and Health launched in Pune
A group of medical educational institutes near Pune launched a Centre for Climate Change and Health - on the occasion of World Health Day on April 7, 2018 - to address the immediate and long-term impacts of climate change on public health.