Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

Serena Hotel sponsors Save Tomorrow III Rugby Match; Islamabad team remains victorious

ISLAMABAD, (DNA) – Serena Hotels sponsored the Karim Khan Afridi Welfare Foundation Save Tomorrow III Rugby Matches at the Pakistan Sports Board (Sports Complex) facilities on the occasion of International Overdose Awareness Day. Aimed at raising drug awareness and the losses because of overdose, Save Tomorrow III encourages the youth to engage in sports.

Ambassador Zakhilwal hosts grand reception to mark Independence Day of Afghanistan

BY ANSAR MAHMOOD BHATTI

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 15 (DNA) – The Ambassador of Afghanistan Dr. Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal hosted a unique and grand reception to celebrate 99th independence day of Afghanistan.Afghanistan’s first world famous female Orchestra ZOHRA artists traveled all the way from Kabul to be part of Afghan Independence Day festivities.

Blood donation camp organized at the Indonesian embassy

BY ANSAR M BHATTI

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 15 (DNA) – The Indonesian embassy in collaboration with Pakistan Red Crescent Society organized a one-day blood donation camp at the premises of the Indonesian embassy.The Director General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ms. Samina was the chief guest, who herself donated blood along with her two daughters. Ambassador of Indonesia and his wife also donated blood.

Three Kashmiri youth killed by Indian troops in IOK

SRINAGAR (DNA) – Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred at least three Kashmiri youth in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Saturday.According to Kashmir Media Service, the troops killed the youth during a cordon and search operation in Chowgam area of the district. They were arrested and the killed after severe torture. The operation continued till reports last came in.

FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrives in Kabul on day-long visit

ISLAMABAD (DNA) – Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived in Kabul, Afghanistan on a one-day official visit on Saturday.Officials from Afghan foreign ministry welcomed Qureshi and a high-level delegation accompanying him.Qureshi is visiting Afghanistan at the invitation of his Afghan counterpart Salahuddin Rabbani.

Foreign Minister of Turkey meets COAS Gen. Bajwa

RAWALPINDI, (DNA) – Mevlut Cavusoglu, Foreign Minister of Turkey called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ.Focus of the discussion remained on Pak-Turkey relations, regional security including evolving situation in the Middle East, management of defence and security cooperation between both the countries.

Kazakhstan, Pakistan relations cordial, says Ambassador Sadykov

BY ANSAR MAHMOOD BHATTI

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 14(DNA)- Ambassador of Kazakhstan Barlybay Sadykov has said Kazakhstan, Pakistan relations are cordial and efforts are being made from both sides to turn these relations into a meaningful engagement.

He said there are various avenues of mutual cooperation ranging from trade, political, culture, tourism and people to people contacts.