Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

Category Archives: World

Plane Crash: Pakistan PM Imran Khan extends condolences to Indonesian people

ISLAMABAD, OCT 30 (DNA) –Prime Minister Imran Khan has extended his deepest condolences to brotherly people of Indonesia on the tragic air crash.The air crash occurred on October 29 in which over 180 precious lives were lost.A handout issued by the Pakistan Foreign Office says that the Prime Minister is deeply saddened over the incident.

Japanese princess gives up royal status to marry commoner

TOKYO (DNA) – : Princess Ayako married commoner Kei Moriya on Monday at a traditional ceremony at Tokyo’s Meiji Shrine, to become the latest female royal to leave Japan’s imperial family.The 28-year-old princess, the third daughter of Emperor Akihito’s late cousin Prince Takamado, tied the knot with Kei Moriya, a 32-year-old employee of shipping company Nippon Yusen.

Proposal to give Denpasar (Bali) and Islamabad a sister city status discussed

Mayor of Islamabad Sheikh Anser Aziz agress to proposal; looking forward to meetign with Indonesian officials

by A.M.BHATTI

BALI (INDONESIA), OCT 29 (DNA) – The Denpasar municipal administration and Indonesian ambassador in Pakistan Iwan Amri along with Pakistani media delegation held talks with the Denpasar authorities to work out possibility of giving Denpasar and Islamabad  a sister city status. Denpasar is one of the main cities of Bali province.

Mushahid tells Asian leaders in Moscow: Pakistan sacrifices most in anti-terror fight

MOSCOW, OCT 28 (DNA) – Senator Mushahid Hussain, Chairman, Senate Foreign Affairs Committee & Vice Chairman of International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), speaking at the 10th General Assembly of ICAPP here highlighted Pakistan’s sacrifices in the campaign against terrorism & role in promoting Asian connectivity through CPEC.

Kecak and Fire dance leaves Bali visitors spell-bound

BY A.M.BHATTI

BALI, INDONESIA, OCT 28 (DNA) – A mesmerizing performance of the most unique Balinese dance Kecak simply left the audience spell-bound including the President of Panama who witnessed the performance keenly and applauded the excellent skills of the dancers.

Arrival of ‘Israeli aircraft’ in Islamabad: Minister responds as Ahsan Iqbal seeks explanation

ISLAMABAD, (DNA) – A tweet from a Israeli journalist that an aircraft flew from Tel Aviv to Islamabad has  sparked a storm of rumors on social media.the  plane was not registered in Israel and it actually flew from Amman.Avi Scharf, editor of Israeli newspaper Haretz who first tweeted about the alleged arrival of the aircraft, said the plane did not  directly fly from the Israeli capital into Islamabad.

Sadiq Khan tells Barnier bad Brexit deal will hurt EU

BRUSSELS, (DNA) – London Mayor Sadiq Khan warned EU negotiator Michel Barnier on Friday that a bad Brexit deal would see jobs flee Britain to the US and Asia rather than to Europe.”I made the point that a bad Brexit deal or even worse, no deal whatsoever, is bad for London, is bad for our country but is bad for the EU as well,” Khan told Barnier after meeting Barnier in Brussels.