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Thursday, June 20th, 2019


President Alvi says complete freedom of information in country

ISLAMABAD, JUN 20: President Arif Alvi speaking on the occasion of a ceremony arranged to distribute awards among CEOs of TV channels, on Thursday.=DNA PHOTO

ISLAMABAD, JUN 20 (DNA) – President Arif Alvi has said the complete freedom of information is exist in the country. He was speaking at awards distribution ceremony in Islamabad, on Thursday. The President said the urge for seeking information has been in the world since time immemorial. He said first humans were used to spread information and the role was replaced by newspapers. However, the pace of transmission of information became very fast with the invention of radio. He said later TV and now social media are shaping the informationRead More

President Alvi for provision of emergency care at all levels

ISLAMABAD, JUN 20: A delegation of Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM), UK, led by Dean RCEM, Jason Long in a meeting with President Arif Alvi, on Thursday.=DNA PHOTO

ISLAMABAD, JUN 20 (DNA) – President Arif Alvi has said that efforts must be made for the provision of Spectrum Emergency Care provided at all level of society to make it at par with international standards to avoid harm and probable mortalities. The President said this while talking to a Delegation of Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM), UK, led by Dean RCEM, Dr. Jason Long, who called on him at Islamabad on Thursday. While appreciating RCEM’s partnership with Pakistani Medical Universities, the President felicitated RCEM for having organized theRead More

Deepika Padukone opens up about her clinical depression in New York


Mumbai (DNA): Deepika Padukone hails all across as a global icon. Deepika, even though being in the limelight has never shied away from talking about her clinical depression and anxiety and continues to be an inspiration to all. To make her pep talk seem relatable, the actress also opened up about her journey of coming out of Clinical Depression as a champion. Deepika Padukone shared a post about it on her Instagram handle captioned as, “Apart from research and outreach programmes, The Youth Anxiety Center has conducted more than 75,000Read More

Message of Foreign Minister on World Refugee Day


On the World Refugee Day, we reaffirm Pakistan’s solidarity and support for the refugees across the globe. Pakistan is proud of its historic role and contribution in shaping the normative and legal regime for protection of refugees. From the Burmese refugees in the 70s, and Bosnian refugees in early 90s, Pakistan has always a generous host to people seeking safety, shelter and protection, irrespective of ethnicity, creed or religion. 2019 marks 40 years of presence of millions of Afghan refugees in Pakistan. By opening our home and hearts, the peopleRead More

Govt to welcome British investment in CPEC: FM Qureshi


ISLAMABAD (DNA) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday said that the government would welcome British investment in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Addressing a forum on CPEC in Islamabad on Thursday, he said that matters pertaining to CPEC had been discussed in his meeting with his British counterpart. The foreign minister said that the CPEC is flagship project of the Belt and Road project, adding that the Chinese projects are of commercial and public nature. Qureshi went on to say that the think tanks of both China andRead More

Graduation ceremony for national security course held at NDU


RAWALPINDI, JUN 20 (DNA) – Convocation Ceremony for National Security and War Course was held at National Defence University, Islamabad. Arif Alvi, President Islamic Republic of Pakistan was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The Convocation Ceremony marked the culmination of National Security and War Course 2019. The Chief Guest congratulated the graduating course members. Acknowledging the services of National Defence University, the Chief Guest underscored the unique status NDU enjoys in the academic arena of the Country and highly appreciated its role in preparing the future Civil-Military leadership toRead More