Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

January, 2020


429 international observers accredited


BAKU, JAN 29 – 429 international observers have been accredited regarding the early parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan, said Mazahir Panahov, Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) at today’s meeting of CEC. Note that early parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan will be held on February 9, 2020.

“Serious steps have been taken to hold democratic elections in Azerbaijan”: Gozde Dizdar


BAKU, JAN 29 – “Serious steps have been taken to conduct democratic elections in Azerbaijan. According to my observations ahead of the parliamentary elections, I can say that the pre-election campaign is held in a serious competitive atmosphere,” General Director of Governance and Development (GD Global), one of the Turkish well-known civil society activists Gozde Dizdar told. “Azerbaijan has always been seriously prepared for the elections. I was an observer in 2013 presidential election in Azerbaijan. I can say that everything was in line with international standards in all pollingRead More

Denmark, Pakistan enjoy cordial relations: envoy


SIALKOT, JAN 29 (DNA) – Ambassador of Denmark to Pakistan, Rolf Michael Pareira Holmboe has said that Denmark and Pakistan have always enjoyed most cordial relations while Pakistan and Denmark have the best trade relationship. He expressed these views while addressing the members of Sialkot Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) here on Wednesday. Mr. Rolf said I visited various Chambers to further build upon these relations to translate them into increased. He said it is my struggle that trade relations increase between Pakistan and Denmark. He said that theRead More

Top Russian official satisfied with election process in Azerbaijan


  BAKU: “I am sure that the parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan would be held in accordance with international norms and at a high level”, Chair of Russian Federation Council’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Konstantin Kosachev. “We have been invited by Azerbaijan to send observers to the elections on a bilateral basis and through international organizations, especially the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly. The preparation process for the elections is underway. We do not observe any violation. We wish the friendly Azerbaijani people success in the parliamentary elections on 9 February”, Kosachev said.

Mian Akram Farid sown in as Chairman Founder Group of ICCI


  ISLAMABAD, JAN 29 (DNA) :  MianAkramFarid, former President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry has taken oath as new Chairman, Founder Group of ICCI. Outgoing Chairman Founder Group Zubair Ahmed Malik administered oath to MianAkramFarid during a ceremony held at Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry.   MianAkramFaridis a well-known industrialist of Islamabad. He has been associated with ICCI since 1984 and is currently holding many portfolios including Chairman Skills Development Council Islamabad, Chief Capital Office of Employers Federation of Pakistan, Life Time Member SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry,Read More

Pakistan categorically rejects Indian PM’s belligerent rhetoric


ISLAMABAD JAN 29 (DNA) : Pakistan on Wednesday categorically rejected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s irresponsible and war-mongering remarks, Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said in a statement. According to a statement issued on Wednesday, Farooqui said that these remarks are another reflection of India s incurable obsession with Pakistan and the BJP government and leadership s desperate attempts to divert attention from growing domestic and international criticism of their discriminatory, anti-Kashmir and anti-minority policies.   The spokesperson said the Indian prime minister s threats and provocative statements further illustrate the extremistRead More