Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

July, 2019


Saudi Media Minister Turki Bin Abdullah Al Shabanah meets Army Chief General Bajwa


RAWALPINDI, JUL 31 (DNA) – Turki Bin Abdullah Al Shabanah, Minister of Media Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and Major General Talal Abdullah Alotaibi, Military Advisor to HRH Minister of Defence KSA called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ. Nawaf Saeed al Maliky KSA’s ambassador to Pakistan was also present during the meeting. Regional security situation and matters of mutual interest discussed. COAS said that both countries have history of defence cooperation which Pakistan greatly values. Pakistan Army stands with Saudi Armed Forces inRead More

COAS advises youth not to look for shortcuts in life for success


RAWALPINDI (DNA) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday interacted with youth undergoing annual internship program at ISPR. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that Pakistan is blessed with dynamic and talented youth and future of Pakistan belongs to them.

Govt committed to overcome shortage of houses to benefit poor: PM


ISLAMABAD (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that Pakistan was looted in the past which left the country’s national exchequer empty. Addressing Naya Pakistan Housing Society (NPHS) ceremony in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said that despite immense challenges, the government was committed to overcome shortage of houses in the country to benefit the poor and homeless. Imran Khan said that there was a shortage of more than 10 million houses in the country, adding that the government would provide an opportunity to the people to buy theirRead More

Govt announces four holidays for Eidul Azha


ISLAMABAD (DNA) – The federal government has announced four holidays from August 12 to August 15 in connection with Eidul Azha. A notification has been issued by the Ministry of Interior to all public and private departments pertaining to eid holidays. Eidul Azha holidays have been given from August 12 to August 15, while August 17 would be the working day.      

Cooperation in diverse sectors to further strengthen Pak-Saudi relations: NA Speaker


ISLAMABAD, JUL 31 (DNA) – Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia enjoy close fraternal relations bound in religious, historic and cultural ties. He pointed out that the two countries stood by each other in testing times and close and frequent contacts at the highest level have been the hallmark of these relations. The Speaker said this in a meeting with Mr. Turki Abdullah, Saudi Minister for Media who called on him along with a four member delegation in Parliament House this afternoon. Members fromRead More

Prime Minister Imran Khan phones Crown Prince of the UAE


Islamabad, 31 July 2019: Prime Minister Imran Khan made a telephone call to HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of the UAE, today. Views were exchanged on bilateral relations and regional developments. The Prime Minister reaffirmed the importance Pakistan attaches to its strong fraternal ties with UAE and close cooperation between the two countries. Among other things, Prime Minister Imran Khan thanked the Crown Prince for UAE’s release of 700 Pakistani prisoners during Ramadhan. The Prime Minister also expressed appreciation for UAE’s understanding and support for PakistanRead More