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Wednesday, December 21st, 2016


Turkish Airlines Inaugurates Havana and Caracas Flights, Increasing Flight Destinations in America to 17


ISTANBUL, DEC 21, (DNA) – Having one of the Youngest Fleets in the World, Turkish Airlines Launches New Destinations With Youths in Mind as Well Turkish Airlines, “Europe’s Best Airline” for six consecutive years according to the recent Skytrax results, flying to more countries than any other airline, continues to grow by adding new destinations to its consistently expanding network. With existing services to Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Bogota, Panama, Toronto, Montreal, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, Boston, San Francisco, Miami and Atlanta Turkish Airlines has just added flightsRead More

No existence of Daesh in Pakistan: PM Nawaz


SARAJEVO, DEC 21, (DNA) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that there is no presence of Daesh in Pakistan, adding that the country has effectively handled the threat from Al-Qaeda and Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif gave the statements during a meeting with the Bosnian Parliamentary group. Nawaz Sharif said that Pakistan has paid a heavy price for war against terrorism. “We have destroyed the safe havens and sanctuaries of Al-Qaeda and TTP,” he said. The premier said that Pakistan is determined to end the common menace ofRead More

Afridi terms arrest of Indian fan ´shameful´

Afridi terms arrest of Indian fan ´shameful´

KARACHI, DEC 21, (DNA) – Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi said Wednesday the arrest of an Indian student for wearing a shirt bearing his name was “shameful”, but would not deter the subcontinent´s cricket-mad fans from supporting rival players. Ripon Chowdhury, 21, was arrested on Sunday in Hailakandi, a small town in the northeastern state of Assam, while watching a local cricket tournament after his shirt angered a Hindu nationalist group. “A complaint was lodged against him by a local right-wing outfit. We arrested him based on the complaint but gave himRead More

Road infrastructure our top priority, says Mayor

Road infrastructure our top priority, says Mayor

ISLAMABAD, DEC 21 (DNA) – Provision of state of the art and cost effective road infrastructure in the capital is among top priorities. Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman, CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz expressed these views while inaugurating carpeting work by MPO Directorate of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) in Diplomatic Enclave. Senior Officers of MCI accompanied the Mayor. The new CDA administration has revived MPO Directorate to make construction related ventures cost effective. Carpeting of Constitution Avenue by MPO Directorate is an accomplishment indeed. MPO Directorate is undertaking carpeting work in SectorRead More

UAE ambassador Noaimi meets Gen. Zubair

Rawalpindi, December 21, 2016:           Essa Abdulla Albasha Ali Noaimi, Ambassador of UAE, called on General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee at Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi. Both the dignitaries reaffirmed the commitment to forge deeper defence and security ties between the two brotherly countries.

PM Nawaz Sharif invites Bosnian counterpart to Pakistan

Prime Ministerd Nawaz Sharif invited Bosnian counter part to visit Pakistan. He is  this invitation during a joint press conference on Wednesday. Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif meets with members of the Collegium of both Chambers of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina.The members include Šefik Džaferovic, Speaker of House of Representatives of Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bariša Čolak, First Deputy speaker in House of People of The Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Borjana Krišto, First Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives,Mr. Mladen Bosić second deputyRead More