The news is by your side.


Punjab Food Authority announces annual schedule for inspection

LAHORE: The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) has announced its yearly schedule for checking of different food items, ARY News reported. The PFA director general has constituted special teams for water, meat, dairy and food safety. According to the plan, most of the things would be checked thrice or twice a year, apart from surprise raids. Production units of meat items such as chicken, fish, beef and mutton will be checked thrice a year. The PFA DG said grinding units of khoya, desi ghee, murabba, pickle and spices…

India refuses permit to Pakistani team for inspection of contentious dams

NEW DELHI: The government of India has taken back its decision to allow Pakistani delegation to inspect contentious dams over Chenab River in the Occupied Kashmir. It is reported that the Indus Water Commissioner in India P.K. Saxena has written a letter to his Pakistani counterpart and informed about the decision. Pakistan has condemned the Indian decision to bar Pakistani delegation from dams inspection despite earlier commitment. Pakistan protest that the design of two under-construction hydroelectric projects of…

Seeking to avert US response, Russia proposes inspection of Syria attack site

BEIRUT/MOSCOW: Russia said on Tuesday it will propose to the United Nations that international inspectors visit the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in the Syrian town of Douma, a move which follows US President Donald Trump’s warning of quick, forceful action in response to the incident. At least 60 people were killed and more than 1,000 injured at several sites in the alleged attack on Douma, then still occupied by rebel forces, on Saturday, according to a Syrian relief group. President Bashar al-Assad’s…