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Punjab CM approves provision of gas to villages, industries

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi has approved a project, in collaboration with private sector, for gas supply to villages and industries,...

Villages flooded in Nowshera as embankment breaks

NOWSHERA: A protective embankment on River Kabul near Manakhel broke due to high water pressure, flooding villages in Nowshera city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, ARY...

CM Murad urges power companies to electrify 1,179 villages

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday asked three power companies of the province to electrify 1,179 villages for which Rs1.89bn...

Egypt unearths one of oldest Nile Delta villages

One of the oldest villages in the Nile Delta has been discovered after archaeologists unearthed artefacts dating to the fifth millenium BC, Egypt's antiquities ministry has said.

‘I don’t have any hope’: How toxic water is allegedly slowly poisoning two villages in Punjab

Basharat Ali was 15 when his legs began to falter, a condition doctors have blamed on polluted water in a region infamous for the...

A visual that shows just how many Rohingya villages have been burned

In the four months since the Myanmar military began a crackdown after Rohingya militants attacked an army base and police posts on Aug. 25,...

Myanmar must resettle Rohingya in their villages: US official

WASHINGTON: The US wants Myanmar to repatriate hundreds of thousands of Rohingya in their own villages following their exodus from the country's violence-wracked Rakhine...

Empty villages, Rohingya on the run: Who is left in Myanmar’s Rakhine?

YANGON: A military campaign to wipe out Rohingya insurgents has rained violence down on Myanmar's Rakhine state, sending nearly 390,000 Muslim Rohingya refugees fleeing...

Fires destroy more villages in Myanmar’s Rohingya region: sources

YANGON: Several more villages were burnt down on Saturday in a part of northwest Myanmar where many Rohingya Muslims had been sheltering from violence...

'Witch' killings haunt India's remote villages

NEW DELHI: As he recovers in a children's shelter in eastern India, 17-year-old Ganita Munda is haunted by the sound of his family's screams as a witch-hunting gang killed them in their home.

Water influx inundates 20 villages in Jhang

JHANG: Water influx due to recent rains inundated 20 villages in Jhang on Tuesday, ARY News reported.

Syrian army takes villages in south

BEIRUT: Syrian government forces have taken control of villages in southern Syria, state media said on Saturday, part of a campaign they started this month against insurgents posing one of the biggest remaining threats to Damascus.

Fifth breach created at Shershah Dyke to save Multan from floods

MULTAN: Fifth breach has been created at Shershah Dyke by the authorities to save the historical city of Multan from the floods, ARY News reports on Sunday.