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Millennia-old brown cotton, a rarity, on verge of extinction

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KAMALIA: The history of Tehsil Kamalia within the district of Toba Tek Singh matches the richness and longevity of Harappa and Mohenjodaro in terms of...

CCI procures 40,000 bales of cotton at MSP

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The Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) has procured about 40 lakh bales of cotton as part of its MSP procurement operations so far during the season, a...

Commodities: Prices rise on cotton market

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MULTAN: Trading activities remained slow on the cotton market on Thursday as sellers took the sidelines after it was confirmed that cotton is included...

China keen to import edibles from Pakistan: Ambassador

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According to Radio Pakistan, China's Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing says the year 2020 is the year of renewed commitment from both Pakistan and Chin...

Pakistan, China need to strengthen cooperation in areas beyond CPEC, says envoy

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Maintaining that China and Pakistan face a number of challenges in 2020, China's Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing said the two countries need to negate...

Gwadar Port begins handling of Afghanistan’s transit cargo

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Pakistan’s newly opened southwestern Gwadar seaport has begun handling transit cargo headed to and from landlocked Afghanistan, marking a significant...

Rising temperatures threaten outdoor workability

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KARACHI: Socioeconomic risks could increase significantly for those living in urban areas of Pakistan and India by 2050 as heat waves push up against...

Use of space-related technologies for managing water resources stressed

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Rawalpindi   Speakers stressed to enhance the use of space-related technologies, applications, services and information to manage the water...

No incidence of locust attack in Punjab: Agriculture dept

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Punjab Agriculture Department on Thursday categorically said that as per its survey, no case of locust entering the State had been reported so far.At...

19 University Of Agriculture Faisalabad Students Awarded Scholarships

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As many as 19 female students of the University of Agriculture Faisalabad were awarded scholarships under Pakistan-Scottish Scholarship Scheme funded...