Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

JUNE – 2018

Spokesman explains mystery behind Bilawal House’s Rs3 million price

KARACHI: (DNA) – Bilawal Bhutto Zardari’s spokesman has issued a clarification about the price of Bilawal House declared by PPP chairman in his asset details.Reacting to reports concerning Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari’s asset details, Spokesman to the Chairman, Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar, has said that: “We have noticed that a lot is being said regarding Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari’s asset details. The PPP would like to clarify a few things.

Elections 2018: PML-N avoids fielding candidate against estranged Nisar

LAHORE, (DNA) – Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) on Saturday has decided not to field candidate against estranged Chaudhry Nisar in general elections 2018, well informed sources told.However, party’s top brass has not yet decided to issue ticket to Ch Nisar.On the other hand, Nisar is all set to make important announcement in this regard during a public gatheringscheduled in Chak Beli Khan.

Pakistan Pavilion in World Cultural Festival attracts visitors at Lyon

LYON, (DNA) – The colorful and tastefully decorated Pakistan Pavilion was thronged by hundreds of visitors at the Multicultural World village held in Lyon, the second largest city in the center of France.Mayor of Lyon, Mr. Georges Képénékian formally inaugurated the 3-day Festival in the presence of Ambassador of all the participating countries. Pakistan was represented by Mr. Qamar Bashir Press Counselor and Mr. Abbas Sarwar Qureshi, Head of Chancellery.

Lahore cannot remain silent on PTI’s unfair ticket distribution: Waleed Iqbal

LAHORE: (DNA) – PTI leader Waleed Iqbal express his dismay at his party’s choice of candidates seeking to contest from Lahore in the upcoming general elections.“Lahore cannot remain silent on the unfair distribution of tickets in the city,” Iqbal told media persons here on Saturday.The grandson of national poet Allama Iqbal said that justice was done to party’s workers in Lahore on the issue of awarding of tickets.

Real Madrid sign teenage Ukrainian goalkeeper

MADRID: (DNA) –  Real Madrid have signed 19-year-old goalkeeper Andriy Lunin from Zorya Luhansk, the European champions announced on Saturday.”He is distinguished by his size, 1.91 metres (6´3″), and has signed for six seasons,” Real wrote on their website, adding that Lunin was “young but experienced,” having already made his international debut.According to the Spanish press, Lunin will start with Real Madrid Castilla, the club´s B team which plays in the Spanish second division.

Explosion at Ethiopian PM’s rally kills several people

ADDIS ABABA, (DNA) – Several people were killed Saturday in a blast at new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s first rally in the capital attended by tens of thousands of people.Abiy had just wrapped up his speech in the heart of Addis Ababa when the explosion went off, sending panicked crowds towards the stage as the prime minister left hurriedly.

NA-95: Notice issued to ECP, other parties over Imran’s plea against RO verdict

ISLAMABAD, (DNA) – The appellate tribunal on Saturday issued notices to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and other parties over Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan’s petition against the verdict of returning officer in Mianwali’s NA-95 constituency.Hearing against the rejection of nomination papers was held in the tribunal.