April 19, 2016

AT LEAST FIVE PEOPLE LOST LIVE IN FLOODS

Washington (HRNW): Flooding in and around the US city of Houston has killed at least five people and prompted mass rescues, reports said.With rain wreaking havoc in the Texas city – the fourth most populous in…


EGYPTIAN POLICEMAN KILLS A MAN

Cairo (HRNW): An Egyptian policeman shot two people, killing one of them, on Tuesday after an argument in the street in Cairo, security sources said, the latest in a series of incidents that have fuelled public…


INTERESTED IN LOW-CARBON DEVELOPMENT

HRNW REPORT: With generous contributions from the Government of Australia, MDG Carbon aimed to promote carbon finance solutions at scale in underrepresented developing countries and sectors through projects with high sustainable development outcomes. The MDG…


SIX WAYS OF INNOVATTION FOR 2030

HRNW REPORT: Can innovation help achieve the new global development agenda? Can it help address growing humanitarian needs worldwide? The stakes are high: Last year, U.N. member states endorsed the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals, and…


NEW GENERATION TO TAKE ON CORRUPTION

Karachi (HRNW):  PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that a whole generation has failed to check and control the menace of corruption in the country and pledged that the new generation will take on this…


KAMAL PULLS ANOTHER MQM DISSIDENT

Karachi (HRNW): Former Karachi mayor Mustafa Kamal on Tuesday pulled Iftikhar Akbar Randhawa, member of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) coordination committee, into his newly-launched Pak Sarzameen Party.At the start of the press conference, Kamal…


NON-BAILABLE ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED

Islamabad (HRNW): A special court issued on Tuesday non-bailable arrest warrants for former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf.A three-judge bench of the special court, headed by Justice Mazhar Alam Khail, has rejected Musharraf’s plea seeking exemption from…


PM NAWAZ RETURNS HOME FROM LONDON

Islamabad (HRNW): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in the country Tuesday evening following his week-long visit in London for “medical check-up”.The premier landed at the Noor Khan Airbase of Islamabad where he was received by…


EXTORTIONIST ARRESTS IN BHADURABAD

Karachi (HRNW) SHO/SIO Bahadurabad PS conducted a raids with the help of CPLC East Karachi, arrested most wanted harden criminal namely Jamal Saddiqui @ Danish @ Moulla S/O Abdul Ghaffar and recovered mobile phone and sim…


A MAN HIT BY BUS, MOB SET A BLAZE

Karachi (HRNW) Abdul Latif s/o Yaqoob, aged 35, expired on the spot when Bus#PE-4147, route F-11 hit him on his M/C#KDV-3617, Super Star, near Qayyumabad, Korangi, within limits of PS Korangi Industrial Area. Angry mob set…