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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to arrive in Islamabad today

ISLAMABAD, JUN 24 (DNA) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is arriving in Islamabad on Saturday on a two day visit. He will hold talks with Pakistani leadership on matters pertaining to peace and stability in Afghanistan.Pakistan and China are cooperating closely for peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan.During meetings, the entire gamut of bilateral relations will also be discussed.=DNA

Acting British High Commissioner celebrates chevening alumni achievements

Acting British High Commissioner celebrates chevening alumni achievements

ISLAMABAD, JUN 23 (DNA) – An iftar reception for Chevening Alumni was hosted by the Acting British High Commissioner Mr Richard Crowder at his residence on Thursday evening. The reception was attended by Chevening scholars, Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme fellows, members of the elected Chevening Alumni Association of Pakistan as well as senior officials from the British High Commission. The reception celebrated the achievements of the Chevening Alumni in the first half of 2017 as well as giving an opportunity for networking between members of the British High Commission and the Chevening Alumni.


Pakistan Condemns Bomb Blast in Helmand

ISLAMABAD, JUN 22 (DNA) – Pakistan strongly condemns the car bomb explosion close to the Kabul Bank branch in Lashkargah city (Helmand province) of Afghanistan earlier today, resulting in the loss of many innocent lives and injuries to many more. The people and Government of Pakistan extend their heartfelt sympathies and deepest condolences to the Government and the people of Afghanistan and the bereaved families.


Man murders sisters on accounts of suspicion in Gujrat

GUJRAT, JUN 21 (DNA) – A man murdered two of his sisters on accounts of suspicion in Noor Jamal village of Dinga on Tuesday, according to reports. Awais Ali and his maternal uncle Banaras entered his house where Awais Ali allegedly opened fire on his sisters Saadia, 26, and Uzma, 28, which killed them both on the spot. The accused then fled the scene. Police claimed the suspects had an issue with the activities of their sisters.


Learning Chinese trending in Pakistan amid deepening ties with China

ISLAMABAD, JUN 20 (DNA) – With the implementation of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in Pakistan, the cultural interaction of Pakistani and Chinese citizens is opening avenue for learning Chinese language in Pakistan. Numerous institutes are teaching Chinese language to students and professionals in Pakistan, including the Roots Millennium Schools where more than 7,000 students are learning mandarin. Being a flagship project of Belt & Road, CPEC has attracted many Chinese into Pakistan who aren’t necessarily working on CPEC projects, but with other enterprises, or running private businesses.


China lauds Pakistan’s military support in fighting terrorism

BEIJING, JUN 16 (DNA) – Hailing the traditional all-weather friendship between China and Pakistan, China’s top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng said China appreciates the Pakistani government and military’s firm support for China in fighting terrorism. During his meeting with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Gen. Zubair Mahmood Hayat here, he called on both sides to enhance military-to-military cooperation so as to safeguard the security of both the countries as well as regional peace and stability, Chinese media reported here on Friday.…istributes-aid/

Heydar Alieyev Foundation distributes aid packages among the needy

ABBOTTABAD, JUN 12 (DNA) – In regard with the holy month of Ramadan, Aid packages of Heydar Aliyev Foundation have been distributed to the needy and poor families of a number of villages in Abbottabad area. The Hon’ble Deputy Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan Murtaza Javed Abbasi and the Ambassador of Azerbaijan H.E. Ali Alizada addressed the distribution ceremony at Ghambirr village, Abbottabad. Ambassador of Azerbaijan Ali Alizada noted that throughout the history peoples of Azerbaijan and Pakistan have communicated with each other, worked together, shared their grief and rejoiced at their success together.