Heavy footfall at 'Odisha Parba 2018' on day two

New Delhi, Sept. 8 -- 'Odisha Parba-2018', a three day-long mega celebration of Odisha's culture, tradition, heritage & cuisine witnessed heavy footfall on its second day. Odisha Parba is organised by... Read More

Slash imports, increase industrialisation for export growth: Dr Kaiser Bengali

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Renowned economist, former Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister Dr. Bengali has underlined the need to slash imports including banning furnace oil imports and shift the power generatio... Read More

Norwegian envoy visits PRCS HQ

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Norwegian Ambassador to Pakistan Kjell-Gunnar Eriksen Wednesday visited the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) National Headquarters here. PRCS Vice-Chairman Naguib Ullah Malik,... Read More

Trump's brain drain

Nepal, Jan. 17 -- The unwelcoming atmosphere-epitomized by Trump's notorious travel ban-is deterring a growing number of first-rate students from pursuing higher education in the US WASHINGTON, DC - ... Read More

Education, governance and growth

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Education, as an essential component of human capital development, is a necessary prerequisite for achieving sustainable economic growth. Various economic growth models acknowledg... Read More

Information Minister to continue teaching at JU

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- New Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud, who took up a part-time teaching position at Jahangirnagar University (JU) last September, will continue taking classes at the university al... Read More

An Alsatian wonderland which you must visit

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- I have an acute weakness for towns or cities with canals - Amsterdam, Venice, Copenhagen. But one of my all-time favourites is Colmar in France's Alsace region. This quaint town i... Read More

Preserving history?

Sir, Jan. 17 -- Gilgit-Baltistan has 6,000-year old artefacts. Some people are busy digging these ancient sites in different parts of GB, especially in district Diamar, to unearth urns, beads, pottery... Read More

Domestic violence and the importance of seeking protection

Pakistan, Jan. 17 -- Violence against women, including domestic violence, is a serious public health crisis. Its psychological and economic effects, affect everyone - men, women, children, future gene... Read More

Netherlands to provide around 1mn Euros for potato impact cluster in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Jan. 17 -- The government of the Netherlands and Dutch businesses have inked an agreement to undertake a "potato impact cluster" project in Bangladesh. The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) ... Read More