Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

 

PM Imran Khan meets Chen Siqing, Chairman Bank of China Group

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BEIJING, (DNA) – Heads of major Chinese business groups called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing. The executives included Mr Chen Fenjian, Chairman China Railways Construction Corporation (CRCC), Mr Chen Siqing, Chairman Bank of China Group (BOCG), Mr Yan Zhiyong, Chairman POWER CHINA, Mr. Da Can Like, Chairman China Rainbow International Investment, Mr. Charles Yang, President Huawei Middle East Region and Mr Lyu Zexiang President China Gezhouba. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Finance Minister Mr. Asad Umar, Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, Adviser to PM Mr. Abdul Razzak Dawood,Read More


Mayor Islamabad inaugurates Margalla Ridge Trail

ISLAMABAD, NOV 03: Mayor Islamabad, Sheikh Anser Aziz and Senior Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Atif Khan being briefed after opening of Margalla Ridge trail.=DNA PHOTO

ISLAMABAD, NOV 03 (DNA) – Mayor Islamabad Sheikh Anser Aziz along with Senior Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Atif Khan inaugurated Margalla Ridge trail. Trail was inaugurated during a ceremony organized at visitors Information center Trail-5. On this occasion, secretary Tourism KPK, Director General Environment MCI, representatives of Islamabad Wildlife Management Board, civil society and environmentalists were also present. On this occasion, Participants of the ceremony was briefed that Margalla Ridge Trail is the longest Single Trans-Provincial Trail in the country starting from Shah Allah Ditta Area of Islamabad and concludeRead More


Schools re-open across Punjab as protesters end demonstrations

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LAHORE, Nov 3 (DNA): Education institutes across Punjab re-opened on Saturday after the government and religious parties reached an agreement to end days-long protests after the Supreme Court’s order to release Asia Bibi. “Schools will remain open in the province on Saturday as per routine,” a spokesperson for the Punjab school administration said adding, “Educational activities are to resume.” However, despite the education institutes re-opening today, there is a low turnout in schools. Further, new dates for exams postponed in light of the protests across the country will be announcedRead More


Rabiul Awal moon sighting: PMD forecasts

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ISLAMABAD, (DNA)  – Pakistan Meteorological Department has forecasted about the Rabiul awal moon sighting. The sighting of the moon of Rabiul Awal on November 8 is highly unlikely, forecasts the Pakistan Meteorological Department. And if the forecast turns out to be true, then Rabiul Awal 12, the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H), will occur on November 21 (Wednesday). The country’s main moon-sighting body, Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee, will meet on November 8 to sight the Rabiul Awal moon and examine the countrywide evidence of the sighting of the moon .


Final T-20 match between Pakistan & New Zealand on Sunday

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DUBAI, (DNA) – Third and the final T-20 match between Pakistan and New Zealand will be played in Dubai tomorrow. Pakistan is leading three match series two-nil.


National Day of Algeria celebrated

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ISLAMABAD, NOV 03 (DNA) – The Ambassador of Algeria Lakhal Benkalai hosted a reception to celebrate national day of Algeria. A large number of diplomats from various countries as well members of civil society attended the reception. Federal Minister for Defence Production Zobaida Jalal was the chief guest while Mayor of Islamabad Sheikh Anser Aziz was also among the guests of honour. The reception venue was beautifully decorated and various stalls were set up showcasing different aspects of Algeria life style and culture. Due to dharna, it was expected thatRead More