Russia, Pakistan sign MoU on gas pipeline from Iran

Russia and Pakistan signed a memorandum of understanding on implementing a project to build an underwater gas pipeline from Iran to Pakistan and India, the Russian Energy Ministry said in a statement Thursday.  

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Egypt, Pakistan's naval forces conduct drills in Mediterranean Sea

Egyptian and Pakistani naval forces conducted drills in the Mediterranean Sea on Thursday.

Pakistan sets up helpline for victims of HR violations

Pakistan on Monday established a helpline for the victims of human rights violations in the country, an official statement said.

China, Pakistan to extend CPEC further

China on Monday said it will extend the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to the west of Pakistan.

Is Imran in thrall of Islamists?

It was clear the government succumbed to the pressure of religious groups and the call-attention notice sponsored by them in both houses of Parliament against the appointment of a person belonging to the Ahmadi faith and a petition filed in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) challenging his appointment.

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Sikkim's unique mountain architecture in need of protection

The Government of Sikkim realized something needs to be done and the newly-adopted Sikkim Tourism Policy is crystal clear about this. It states in Chapter 4: Application of appropriate designs for tourism infrastructure that considers the landscape, disaster risks, local architecture and materials needs to be addressed, writes Anne Fee


Nepal's economy expanding, GDP growth 6.3 per cent: IMF

On February 8, 2019, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Nepal.