Daily Archives: December 23, 2018

Construction of shelter homes in Rawalpindi, Lahore to start soon

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar says the government is striving whole-heartedly to materialize the dream of building ‘New Pakistan’.

In a statement in Lahore on Sunday, he said for the first time in history of the country, …

Egypt, Germany sign Euros 150.5 million worth cooperation agreements

Cairo Egypt and Germany signed in Cairo on Sunday two agreements for technical and financial cooperation worth 150.5 million euros.

The agreements were signed by Egyptian Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr and German Ambassador to Egypt …

Death toll rises to 222 in Indonesia tsunami triggered by volcanic eruption

Jakarta A tsunami killed at least 222 people and injured hundreds on the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra following an underwater landslide believed caused by the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano, officials and media said on Sunday.

Hundreds of homes …

China launches experimental satellite for broadband communication

JIUQUAN: China launched a tech-experimental satellite as part of the Hongyun Project, a low-orbit broadband communication satellite system on Saturday morning.

A Long March-11 rocket carrying the experimental satellite blasted off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China …