August 13, 2009

Pakistan’s intercontinental missile underway

Technology to cover range of 7,000 Kms

Agencies

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan, to increase its defensive capabilities, has started preparing intercontinental missile with a range of 7000 kilometers.

According to sources, the intercontinental missile has a range of 7000 kilometers and is capable of hitting its target falling within its range. The missile can contain nuclear as well as traditional warheads. The missile has been termed a significant milestone for the defence of the country and is believed to strengthen the defence. According to sources, the missile would soon be test fired. Read More »Pakistan’s intercontinental missile underway

Lahoris refused visas for Glasgow

LAHORE: The UK Border Agency is said to have turned down up to 65 visa applications from three separate groups from Lahore planning to visit Glasgow. About half were members of the Patiala Pipe Band, based in Lahore, who were due to compete in the World Pipe Band Championships this weekend. Others were from the Lahore district government and the Lahore Chamber of Commerce. Lahore has been twinned with Glasgow since 2006. Hanzala Malik, executive member for international affairs at the Glasgow City Council pointed out that most of those refused entry had visited Scotland before.Read More »Lahoris refused visas for Glasgow