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Batik show to boost Indonesia-Pak cultural ties

Three-day exhibition concludes; Ambassador Adam Tugio stresses deepening of people-to-people contacts Centreline Report ISLAMABAD: Aiming at further expanding and strengthening the glorious historical socio-cultural bonds between Indonesia and Pakistan the three day Exhibition “Indonesia Batik: Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity” concluded on Wednesday. The cultural extravaganza which was a joint collaboration of the Indonesian Embassy and Batik Studio, Islamabad was launched at an impressive ceremony held at the Batik Studio, Centaurus Mall, Islamabad, on Monday.   Indonesian Ambassador Adam Tugio performed the ribbon cutting to officially launch the exhibition whileRead More


Batik show to boost Indonesia-Pak cultural ties

Three-day exhibition concludes; Ambassador Adam Tugio stresses deepening of people-to-people contacts Centreline Report ISLAMABAD: Aiming at further expanding and strengthening the glorious historical socio-cultural bonds between Indonesia and Pakistan the three day Exhibition “Indonesia Batik: Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity” concluded on Wednesday. The cultural extravaganza which was a joint collaboration of the Indonesian Embassy and Batik Studio, Islamabad was launched at an impressive ceremony held at the Batik Studio, Centaurus Mall, Islamabad, on Monday.   Indonesian Ambassador Adam Tugio performed the ribbon cutting to officially launch the exhibition whileRead More


Vladimir Putin severely criticizes U.S. for leading to humanitarian tragedy in conflict-hit Afghanistan

MOSCOW, OCT 13: The United States‘ involvement in Afghanistan has led to tragedy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday, one week before Russia is due to host the Taliban in Moscow. After the United States and its allies withdrew their troops earlier this year after 20 years on the ground, the Taliban seized power in a lightning advance and the previous government collapsed. PUTIN CALLS FOR CONSTRUCTIVE TALKS ON ARMS CONTROL WITH U.S. Putin also said that Russia was ready for constructive talks on arms control with the United States and that Moscow was not threatening any other countries with its advanced weapons. Putin made theRead More


IHC grills govt over reluctance to disclose details of gifts to PM Imran

ISLAMABAD, OCT 13: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday questioned the government over its reluctance to disclose details of the gifts presented to Prime Min­ister Imran Khan since August 2018 when he assumed office. The Pakistan Information Commission (PIC) had earlier accepted an application on the matter and directed the Cabinet Division to “provide the requested information about the gifts received by Prime Minister Imran Khan from foreign heads of states, heads of governments and other foreign dignitaries …description/specification of each gift, information about the gifts retained by the prime ministerRead More


NZ Foreign Minister lauds Pakistan’s role in safe evacuation of their nationals from Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, OCT 13 /DNA/ – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi received a video call from the Foreign Minister of New Zealand, Hon Ms.Nanaia Mahuta. The two Foreign Ministers discussed the whole range of issues concerning bilateral relations and regional cooperation. Foreign Minister Qureshi while appreciating the steady progress in multi-dimensional bilateral relations over the years based on mutual trust and understanding, renewed strong desire and commitment to consolidate and further enhance cooperation in diverse fields in line with shared objectives of peace and development. Both sides agreed to further enhanceRead More


Tayyab reaches in Semi finals of CAS International Squash C’ship

AFZAL JAVED ISLAMABAD, Oct 13: World number 45 Tayyab Aslam is only hope for Pakistan by beating Tsz Kwan Lau of Hong Kong in the $30,000 Chief of the Air Staff-Serena Hotels/Combaxx Sports International Squash championship title as Farhan Zaman beaten out in the quarter-final stage here at the Mushaf Squash Complex Islamabad on Wednesday. In the first quarter final match Tayyab Aslam who was in good touch was shocked as he lost the first game against Tsz Kwan Lau from Hong Kong by 10-12. After losing the first game, Tayyab Aslam controlledRead More