Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations (UN), Maleeha Lodhi, told the UN, on Tuesday, that prevention and resolution of conflicts was the best way to eliminate conflict-related sexual violence; an official statement said.
National Health Services (NHS) minister Saira Afzal Tarar went house to house in slums (Kachi Abadis), at outskirts of the federal capital, on Tuesday, to personally monitor the conduct of polio campaigns on second day of three days nation-wide polio campaign; an official statement said.
A spokesman for Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea (DPRK/North Korea) foreign ministry on Tuesday gave the following answer to a question put by Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) as regards to the successful test-fire of ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12; KCNA reported.
National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDC) inducted 127 junior engineers (electrical/electronics), an official statement said and added NTDC managing director (MD) on Tuesday saying, "20,000 megawatts (MW) available capacity was added since independence, whereas NTDC has to build a huge infrastructure to cater for additional 20,000 MW of power up till years 2023-24."
In Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), many students on Tuesday were injured while over a dozen girl students fainted when Indian forces resorted to massive tear and pepper gas shelling against protesting students in Baramulla, Kulgam, Bandipora and Islamabad districts; Kashmir Media Service (KMS) reported.
The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet, under the chairmanship of Finance Minster Ishaq Dar, on Tuesday approved Ramzan Relief Package with subsidies worth Rs 1,602 million on 19 commodities; an official statement said.
United States (US) vice president Mike Pence on Tuesday honoured the law enforcement agencies (LEAs) for their contribution in maintaining domestic peace along-with effective law and order; an official statement said.