Gradual decline over coming decade due to strong crop yields, higher productivity: UN FAO
New Delhi denied prosecution, kept decision pending in cases against soldiers, paramilitary under AFSPA: report
A hijab-wearing Muslim of Palestinian descent has been named the best-dressed girl at a school in New Jersey state.
Embargo could help end use of toxic chemicals as weapons against civilians.
Ambassador Lodhi urges international community to continue to stand by Afghanistan.
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Rights groups have been urging Mr Ban to put Israel on the list.
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'Pakistan shares the outrage on the recent beheading and summary execution of journalists by terrorist organisations.'
Governments are using terrorism charges as an excuse to clamp down on dissent and criticism, says Mariane Pearl.
Pakistan’s average real GDP growth projection for 2015-17 revised to 4.6 per cent from 3.8pc.
Maleeha Lodhi said that the rise of violent extremism had a direct co-relation with conflicts and disputes.
The most urgent needs include medical supplies, safe drinking water, protection and food assistance.
Resolution also calls upon rebels to withdraw from Sanaa and other areas they have seized.
Fazlullah would now be subject to assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo.
Global food prices continued to decline in March — dropping some 40 points below last year’s level.