Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

September, 2019


UK Supreme Court to start hearing on Parliament suspension


Glasgow, United Kingdom – All eyes will be on Britain’s highest court on Tuesday when judges begin hearing arguments centred on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s controversial suspension of Parliament. Last week, the prime minister prorogued parliament ahead of his government’s scheduled Queen’s Speech on October 14 – a highly ceremonial occasion in which the British monarch outlines the government’s legislative programme. But critics have accused the Conservative leader of suspending parliament for five weeks in a bid to force through a “disastrous no-deal” withdrawal from the European Union. The UK Supreme Court will haveRead More

Time to rise up against Indian aggression: AJK president


 ISLAMABAD, SEPT 17 (DNA) – The AJK President, Sardar Masood Khan has said that India has started war against Pakistan, and now it is up to Pakistan how does it respond. “War has been declared, and now you are to decide whether you are to fight war or not,” he added. He expressed these views while addressing all party solidarity Kashmir conference against India’s worst aggression in occupied Kashmir, which was organized by Ulema-Mushaikh Council Pakistan here. The AJK president said that now is the time for demonstrating commitment toRead More

Belarus to take part in IEMA exhibition being held in Pakistan


Exhibition being held as a result of meeting between Belarus President and Pakistan prime minister by Ansar Mahmood Bhatti ISLAMABAD, SEPT 17 (DNA) –Belarus is taking part in the International Engineering and Machinery Exposition being held at the International Engineering and Machinery Asia Exhibition IEMA 2019 starting from September 26.   The members of Belarusian industrial giants as well as high profile scientific and tourist organizations are participating in the exhibition.   The exhibition is taking place as a positive outcome of a meeting between Alexander Lukashenko, the President ofRead More

ECP allows Maryam Nawaz to keep party designation


ISLAMABAD (DNA) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has on Tuesday allowed Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (ML-N) vice president to keep her party designation. The ECP rejected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) petition to remove Maryam Nawaz as party’s vice president, however, restricted that she cannot become the acting president of PML-N. The Election Commission of Pakistan had reserved verdict in the case on Monday. Advocate Hassan Maan, PTI counsel, had argued during the hearing that Section 203 should be read with Article 62 and 63. A PTI candidate in South PunjabRead More

Life in occupied Kashmir remains paralyzed for 44th day


SRINAGAR (DNA) – Life in India-occupied Kachmir (IoK) remains paralyzed on Tuesday as the Indian curfew in the held valley has entered 44th consecutive day with massive Indian forces’ fortified and bullet-proof bunkers returning to Srinagar and other parts of IoK. According to Kashmir Media Service, curfew and other restrictions have generated a humanitarian crisis as shortage of daily commodities has hit hard the residents of Kashmir valley and parts of Jammu region. All shops remained shut and public transport was off the roads. Education, too, has taken the worstRead More

PM Imran phones Prince Salman, condemns attack on Saudi oil facilities


ISLAMABAD (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has condemned attack on Saudi oil facilities during a telephonic conversation with Saudi Crown Prince Moahmmed Bin Salman on Monday night. During the conversation, Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed to support Saudi Arabia against any terrorist attack and said that Pakistan will stand by Saudi Arabia in case of any threat to sanctity or security of Harmain Shareefain. PM Imran reiterated Pakistan’s full support and solidarity with the brotherly Kingdom of Saudi Arabia against any threat to its security and territorial integrity. SaudiRead More