India likely to rename West Bengal as ‘Bangla’ or ‘Banga’ — NEWSJET

The chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee’s cabinet approved a resolution on Tuesday to call the state, actually located in eastern India, “Bengal” in English – one of India’s official languages.State lawmakers would also get to choose between the Bengali names “Bangla” or “Bonga”, said state minister Partha Chatterjee.The feisty Banerjee, 61, had complained that […]

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Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said the United States had waste the opportunity of nuclear deal. — NEWSJET

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday the United States had wasted the opportunity presented by the nuclear accord and prevented the two countries from working more closely on regional issues.“As the supreme guide said, the nuclear agreement was a test,” Rouhani said in a televised address. “If the United States had implemented the nuclear agreement […]

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Lebanon Attractions !

Lebanon Attractions !

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Lebanon managed to attract around 1,333,000 tourists in 2008, and it got the 79th rank out of 191 countries. In 2009, the New York Times ranked Beirut the No. 1 travel destination worldwide due to its nightlife and hospitality. In January 2010, the Ministry of Tourism announced that 1,851,081 tourists had visited Lebanon in 2009, a 39% increase from 2008. In 2009, Lebanon hosted the largest number of tourists to date, eclipsing the previous record set before the Lebanese Civil War. Tourist arrivals reached 2 million in 2010, but fell by 37% for the first 10 months of 2012, a decline caused by the war in neighboring Syria.

Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Japan are the three most popular origin countries of foreign tourists to Lebanon. The recent influx of Japanese tourists has caused the recent rise in popularity of Japanese Cuisine in Lebanon. Continue reading “Lebanon Attractions !”

India has signed a billion-dollar deal with Boeing to buy for spy planes — NEWSJET

AFP: India has signed a billion-dollar deal with Boeing to buy four maritime surveillance planes, defense and aviation sources said Wednesday, as it looks to counter China in the Indian Ocean.The deal for four P-8I aircraft follows India’s earlier purchase of eight of the planes from the American aerospace giant in 2009.“The deal has been signed. […]

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Woman Raped at her House in Peshawar — NEWSJET

A woman said she had been raped after being severely tortured inside her house within the jurisdiction of Gulberg police station Peshawar.The woman said she was living in a rented house in Gulberg and was a house wife. Her husband was working at an NGO.“On Friday evening, six people, including two of the house […]

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Warner Bro. Pictures Released Official Poster of Wonder Woman

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POWER – GRACE – WISDOM – WONDER

The Wonder Woman first official poster has released from Warner Bros. The title Hero of this film featuring star Gal Gadot. The Amazonian warrior is a feminist icon, an unrivaled fighter, and a symbol of gender equality — there’s a lot resting on the strong shoulders of actress Gal Gadot, who’s starring in the 2017 movie.However, while the character has become synonymous with female power and strength, she admits that male viewers often have another idea when it comes to her portrayal of Wonder Woman, though thankfully she isn’t letting it get to her. Continue reading “Warner Bro. Pictures Released Official Poster of Wonder Woman”

Launching Green Karachi Campaign to get 15,000 More Trees

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The National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) launched its Green Karachi campaign on Thursday.The city will get over 15,000 more trees.This is the third phase of the campaign and, so far, over 300,000 saplings have been planted, said NFEH president Naeem Qureshi at the launch ceremony held at Karachi Gymkhana. The initiative is supported by the Korea Green Foundation.This phase of the tree plantation drive will continue till September, he said, adding that saplings will be planted at educational institutions, industrial areas and various parks of the city. The trees will primarily be that of Neem, however, we will also include other kinds, such as Jamun, he added. Continue reading “Launching Green Karachi Campaign to get 15,000 More Trees”