Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

March, 2019


Nowurz festivities kick starts at Islamabad Serena Hotel on Sunday


In Azerbaijan Nowruz is celebrated as coming of spring season. ISLAMABAD, MAR 20(DNA) -Pakistan: The Islamabad Serena Hotel is hosting the Nowruz Celebration on Sunday (March 24, 2019) under its Cultural Diplomacy Initiative.   The event will take place from 01:30 pm to 05:00 pm at Serena Hotel on March 24. While the first part of the event will kick start at 1030 am. The President of Pakistan Arif Aliv is expected to be the chief guest at the inaugural session.   The Serena Hotel is organizing the event inRead More

Custodian of Two Holy Mosques launches four Wellbeing Projects in Riyadh

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Launches Four Wellbeing Projects in Riyadh

RIYADH, MAR 20 (DNA) – The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud launched here today four wellbeing projects for the kingdom’s capital Riyadh, which will significantly improve the lives of its citizens, transform the city into an attractive destination and make it one of the world’s most livable cities.   The four wellbeing projects – King Salman Park, Sports Boulevard, Green Riyadh and Riyadh Art – complement the Saudi Vision 2030’s “Quality of Life” Program and are aligned with the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals,Read More

Zardari, Bilawal to appear before NAB in Park Lane probe today

Zardari, Bilawal to appear before NAB in Park Lane probe today

ISLAMABAD (DNA) – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) will today hand over a questionnaire comprising 124 questions to interrogate Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his son Bilawal Bhutto Zardari in the fake bank accounts case. Effective security measures have been taken by police, and a heavy contingent of 550 officers has been deployed around the bureau’s office in Rawalpindi. SP city has been given charge to monitor the overall security around the bureau. Meanwhile, police have also been deployed at Nadra Chowk near Faizabad and areRead More

Foreign Ministers of Pakistan, China hold strategic dialogue in Beijing

Foreign Ministers of Pakistan, China hold strategic dialogue in Beijing

BEIJING, MAR 19 (DNA) – The China-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue was held in Beijing, on Tuesday. The Dialogue was co-chaired by State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Minister of Foreign Affairs Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi for Pakistan. During the Dialogue, the two sides undertook in-depth discussions on all aspects of bilateral relations, including China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, trade, investment and economic cooperation, people-to-people contacts and regional and international issues. The two Foreign Ministers reaffirmed their time-tested and All-Weather Strategic Cooperative Partnership and agreed to maintain regular two-way high-level political andRead More

Asian airlines named the cleanest in the world

Asian airlines named the cleanest in the world

Ever wonder how clean the airline seat you’re sitting in is as you travel? A new survey has dished the dirt on which carriers offer the most pristine experiences for fliers. Japan’s ANA All Nippon Airways was named the cleanest airline in the world, as part of the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018. The Japanese carrier claimed the top spot ahead of Taiwan’s EVA Air and South Korea’s Asiana Airlines in a top 30 list dominated by Asian companies. Passengers were asked to rate the standard and quality of aircraft cabins forRead More

Uzbek ambassador briefs Ulema about Ziyarah tourism potential

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ISLAMABAD, MAR 19 (DNA) – Ambassador of Uzbekistan Furqat Sidikov met with Sheikh Muhammad Hanif Jallandhri, Secretary General of Wifaq-ul-Madaris Al-Arabia Pakistan which is a Government registered largest examination board of religious educational institution in Pakistan. Both sides discussed organizational matters of the visit to Uzbekistan of the prominent religious scholars from Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and South Africa in April of 2019. The delegation of these Ulema comprises more than 20 leading scholars of Islamic world, especially from Pakistan. The main purpose of the visit is to study the mostRead More