KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Saturday said that he was committed to ensuring access to universal and quality education for all the children and youth of Sindh through schools, colleges, technical institutes and universities. “We will put an end to abuse of the educational curriculum by removing hate, violence and references to militancy and incorporate tolerance and respect for diversity,” he said while addressing the 14th convocation ceremony of SZABIST organised in Karachi. Chancellor SZABIST…
SEOUL: US President Donald Trump agreed with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to revise a joint treaty capping the development of the South’s ballistic missiles, Moon’s office said on Saturday, amid a standoff over North Korea’s missile and nuclear tests. Trump also gave “conceptual” approval to the purchase by the South of billions of dollars of US military hardware, the White House said. The South wants to raise the missile cap to boost its defenses against the reclusive North, which is pursuing missile and nuclear…
ISLAMABAD: Following the revision of Pakistan’s foreign currency government bond rating outlook to stable from negative, the Moody’s Investors Service affirmed the B3 long-term local-currency deposit ratings of five Pakistani banks and changed the outlook on these ratings to stable from negative, ARY News reported.