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Monday, November 4th, 2019


Opposition’s APC decides to continue sit-in for two more days

ISLAMABAD, NOV 01: Members of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) participate in Azadi March rally in federal Capital, Islamabad.=DNA PHOTO

ISLAMABAD, Nov 04 (DNA): An All Parties Conference (APC) of the opposition parties on Monday decided to continue sit-in for two more days. The decision was taken during an all parties conference summoned by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman for planning a joint course of action for the Azadi marchers to proceed for increasing pressure on the government. All opposition parties had been invited to attend the APC. Sources said that the Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supported to continue sit-in for two moreRead More

PML-N decides not to participate in JUI-F’s sit-in


LAHORE, NOV 04 (DNA) – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Monday has decided not to participate in Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl’s (JUI-F) sit-in in federal capital, Islamabad.   According to sources, the decision was taken in PML-N’s Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting that was chaired by party president Shehbaz Sharif in Lahore today.   During the meeting, the participants also deliberated on the strategy regarding anti-government protest.   On the other hand, defiant JUI-F chief Fazlur Rehman had called ‘All Parties Conference (APC)’ at his residence in Islamabad for planning a jointRead More

PN commissions survey vessel Behr Masah

KARACHI, NOV 04: Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi in a group photo with crew members of Pakistna Navys newly commissioned survery ship PNS BEHR MASAH at PN Dockyard.=DNA PHOTO

 KARACHI, NOV 04 (DNA) – An impressive Commissioning Ceremony of state of the art Survey Vessel BEHR MASAH built for Pakistan Navy at China, was held at Pakistan Navy Dockyard, Karachi.   Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi graced the occasion as Chief Guest.   During his address at the occasion, the Chief Guest while highlighting the role of Pakistan Navy in safeguarding the maritime frontiers of the country and ensuring safety of sea trade routes, expressed his confidence that commissioning of BEHR MASAH is a leapRead More

Capital Hospital to have cardiac centre par excellence


ISLAMABAD, NOV 4 (DNA) – New building being constructed at Capital Hospital is to be developed into a cardiac centre par  excellence. Apart from other facilities for cardio angiogram and other services related to heart, coronary care unit will be established as well. The facility on completion will add to the medical services being provided to CDA employees and citizens of Islamabad. With construction of new block 100 beds would be added in the capital hospital. Construction of additional block would be completed at estimated cost Rs. 168 million, whichRead More

PM launches Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Program 


ISLAMABAD, NOV 04 (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan says poor friendly Ehsaas programme will bring a remarkable change in various areas of society. Addressing the ceremony of launch of Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Program in Islamabad on Monday, he expressed hope that the scholarship to deserving and talented students will give them an opportunity to excel in life.  He said fifty thousand scholarships each year to undergraduates is a big step towards higher education. Imran Khan said allocating quota for physically challenged persons and females is an indication that governmentRead More

Some interesting pictures from Azadi March


LAHORE (DNA) – Jamiat Ulema-e Islam (F) Azadi March is in full swing in the federal capital as the activists have come with complete preparation leaving no stone unturned. The demonstrators are enjoying the Azadi March which initially took to the roads with a serious agenda. An activist of JUI-F sub-organization can been seen charging his phone with the help of solar system at H-9 Ground, Peshawar Morr, Islamabad. The activists have also installed solar systems in their tents during the joint opposition Azadi March. JUI-F’s activists were seen enjoyingRead More