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Corona virus in China: Update on Welfare of Pakistani Community in Wuhan

ISLAMABAD, JAN 25 (DNA) – This Ministry and the Pakistan Embassy in China are actively monitoring the situation of Corona virus outbreak in Wuhan, China. The Embassy in Beijing and other sub-Missions in China are also in touch with the Pakistani community as well as Chinese authorities.Over 500 students and other community members in Wuhan, and in other parts of China, are safe. There is no report of infection in any Pakistani community member thus far. The community has been reassured of full support and requested to follow health protocols issued by the Chinese authorities and stay indoors. The current situation calls for greater patience and perseverance.

Results of parliamentary elections will contribute to improvement of the well-being of friendly Azerbaijani people: Maria Zakharova

BAKU, JAN 25 – “I believe that the results of parliamentary elections will contribute to the improvement of the well-being of the friendly people of Azerbaijan,” spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova has told.“This is not an advice or a recommendation, this is just my heartfelt wish,” Zakharova added.

China lauds PM Imran’s remarks about CPEC

BEIJING, JAN 25 (DNA) – China on Saturday appreciated Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remarks about China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and said it was ready to work with Pakistan to continue to promote high-quality development of the Corridor and bring more benefits to the two people.The Chinese side has taken note of Prime Minister Khan’s remarks and appreciates that,” said a Chinese foreign ministry’s statement referring to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent interview in which he said, “Pakistan is grateful to China as they helped us in difficult time by making investments.

Islamabad policemen acquainted with Intellectual Property Rights

ISLAMABAD, Jan 25 (DNA): Islamabad Policemen on Saturday were briefed
about Intellectual Property Rights and Copy Right Act to dealeffectively with cases related to these matters.Following directions of DIG (Operations) Waqar Udddin Syed, the speciallecture was arranged at Police Line Headquarters in collaboration with
Oxford University Press.

Corruption kings hijack policies of govt: Sirajul Haq

LAHORE, Jan 25 (DNA): While questioning the inaction of the rulers
against sugar and flour mafias, Jamaat-e-Islami Emir Senator Siraj ul Haq
has said the corruption kings sitting in ranks of the ruling parties
have hijacked the policies of the government.Presiding over a meeting of party leaders at Mansoora on Saturday, he said the government laid blame on mafias for the exorbitant rise in the
prices of sugar and shortage of flour but took no action against the
culprits.

Pakistan declared family station for British diplomats, citizens: Christian Turner

ISLAMABAD, JAN 25 (DNA) – The British High Commissioner to Pakistan, Christian Turner called on Speaker National Assembly, Asad Qaiser in Islamabad to discuss the ongoing bilateral state-of-affairs between the two countries.The British High Commissioner was also accompanied by the relevant diplomats engaged in Parliamentary Development.The British High Commissioner informed the Speaker National Assembly regarding their new travel advisory on Pakistan whereby the country was declared as a family station for the British diplomats and citizens.

India, Pakistan should work together for people’s welfare: envoy

ISLAMABAD, JAN 25 (DNA) –Acting High Commissioner of India Gaurav Ahluwalia has said both India and Pakistan having attained freedom at the same would continue to work together for the better future of the two countries.He expressed these views on the occasion of 31st Republic Day of India. All ambassadors of SAARC member countries were invited on the stage to be part of Republic Day celebrations.He further said India celebrated its first Independence Day on August 15, 1947 and 26 January 1950 marks day on which India declared itself constitutional republic by formally adopting its constitution. Today we celebrate the journey of this republic.