CPEC trade Chinese envoy
Diplomacy Diplomat of the day

CPEC will turn this region into a hub of int’l trade: Chinese envoy

ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, December 08, 2020 (WNP/DL): China’s ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong on Tuesday called on Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani and discussed matters related to CPEC and mutual interest. Speaking during the meeting, he said the friendly relations between the two countries would set a path of economic and social progress in the region. “We […]

Faryal political musical chairs

Conspiracy theory: Faryal may play political musical chairs for corridors of power

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (WNP/DL): God forbids! If Asif Ali Zardari passes away at this crucial juncture of his one and only son’s political career, Faryal Talpur may highjack the party’s leadership on the pretext that Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is still immature and party’s affairs are beyond his control. The corrupt […]

Leading British designer Aralia enters Pakistan with Diyár Homes

Leading British designer Aralia enters Pakistan with Diyár Homes

ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 (WNP/DL): Leading British landscape designers Aralia have confirmed their first ever entry into Pakistani real estate market. Aralia are amongst Great Britain’s leading landscape designers boasting a world class portfolio including the £2.8 Billion Chelsea Creek development in London for Berkeley Homes and Centurion Golf Club in Hertfordshire. Aralia will […]

Gwadar’s first golf course inaugurated at China Pak Golf Estates

Gwadar’s first golf course inaugurated at China Pak Golf Estates

GWADAR, Friday, November 27, 2020 (WNP/DL): The first-ever nine hole golf course was inaugurated at the N10 Coastal Highway in Gwadar on Friday. The golf course which was previously planned to be six holes has been upgraded to a feature nine hole golf course and is expected to be completed on a fast track basis […]

Diplomat of the day Gender Equality Health

German federal president awards ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 17, 2020 (WNP/DL): The German federal president Thursday awarded ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer, medical doctor and director of the Leprosy Hospital in Rawalpindi, for her tireless service to humanity. German Ambassador to Pakistan Bernhard Schlagheck bestowed the Cross of Merit on the ‘German sister’ – as […]

Digitalization has no borders- Dr Steffen

Digitalization has no borders: Dr Steffen

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, October 18, 2020 (WNP/DL): Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) Resident Representative in Pakistan Dr Steffen Kudella said digitalization had no borders as it had brought the people much closer. Addressing the 9th international conference on ‘The Dynamics of Change in the Pakistan-Afghanistan Region: Politics, (Dis) Integration and Reformation in the Borderland’, […]

Doodle Bano Qudsia birthday

Doodle honors Bano Qudsia’s life, legacy on her 92nd birthday

ISLAMABAD, Saturday, November 28, 2020 (WNP/DL): Today’s Doodle honors the life and legacy of Pakistani novelist and stage and television playwright Bano Qudsia, affectionately known as Bano Aapa (Elder Sister), who is widely credited as one of the most significant Urdu language authors in modern times. Renowned for her message of love and hope, Qudsia earned […]

UNGA adopts Pakistan resolution
United Nations

UNGA adopts Pakistan-led resolution on ‘promotion of interreligious, intercultural dialogue’

ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 03, 2020 (WNP/DL): The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted a resolution co-sponsored by Pakistan and the Philippines on the “promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue” by an overwhelming majority, the Foreign Office (FO) said on Thursday. It said the resolution was part of “Pakistan’s global efforts to promote interfaith harmony, […]

Pakistan 5th generation warfare
War on Terror

Pakistan being subjected to 5th generation warfare: ISPR DG

ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 03, 2020 (WNP/DL): Maj Gen Babar Iftikhar, the chief of the military’s media wing, has said that India is engaged in a massive campaign of ‘fifth-generation warfare’ to obstruct Pakistan’s road to prosperity mainly through targeting the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and Pakistan’s international image. Appearing in a wide-ranging interview on Global Village […]