CPEC trade Chinese envoy
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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 […]

Androulla for catering basic needs of vulnerable people amid 2nd wave of COVID-19
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Androulla for catering basic needs of vulnerable people amid 2nd wave of COVID-19

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Sunday, Novemeber 29, 2020 (WNP/DL): European Union (EU) Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara Sunday said the EU was trying to help the most vulnerable segments of the society by ensuring basic amenities of lives at their doorsteps, including health, clean drinking water, sanitation and hygiene environment amid surging second wave of […]

Pakistan, Iraq intertwine in social, religious, culture bonds: Mandviwalla
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Pakistan, Iraq intertwine in social, religious, culture bonds: Mandviwalla

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 (WNP/DL): Senate Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla Wednesday said Pakistan and Iraq are intertwined in social, religious and cultural similarities and these bonds keep the people of the two sides connected with each other. He said this during a meeting with Ambassador Iraq Hamed Abbas Lafta here at the Parliament House. […]

Chevening Scholarships 2020-21: 53 Pakistani scholars selected for master's degree programme in UK
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Chevening Scholarships 2020-21: 53 Pakistani scholars selected for master’s degree programme in UK

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 (WNP/DL): As many as 53 Pakistani scholars have been selected for Chevening Scholarship 2020-21 and they will be studying a Master’s degree in top universities in the UK for the time period of one year. In a tweet, the British Embassy in Pakistan said: “For the first […]

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia have always adopted unified response on int'l issues: Senate chairman
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Pakistan, Saudi Arabia have always adopted unified response on int’l issues: Senate chairman

ISLAMABAD, Monday, August 17, 2020 (WNP/DL): Senate Chairman Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani Monday said Pakistan and Saudi Arabia enjoy cordial brotherly ties and both the countries have always stood together through thick and thin.  He said both the countries have always adopted a unified response on international issues and resolved these through mutual consultation. He expressed […]

Saudi envoy calls on Buzdar, discusses bilateral ties
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Saudi envoy calls on Buzdar, discusses bilateral ties

LAHORE, Friday, August 14, 2020 (WNP/DL): Saudi Ambassador Nawaf Bin Saeed Ahmed Al-Malkiy Friday called on Chief Minister Usman Buzdar and leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) and some religious parties here. The Saudi ambassador’s meetings are being seen as part of an effort to mobilise support for his country. Hafiz Tahir Ashrafi, leader of […]

UAE-Israel deal to have far-reaching implications: Pakistan
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UAE-Israel deal to have far-reaching implications: Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Friday, August 14, 2020 (WNP/DL): Pakistan on Friday said a US-brokered deal between the United Arab Emirates and Israel to fully normalise their diplomatic relations could have “far-reaching implications”, but stressed that its future approach on the issue would be guided by how Palestinians’ rights are upheld. “We have noted the joint statement announcing agreement […]

Pakistan condemns construction of temple at Babri Masjid site as Modi lays foundation
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Pakistan condemns construction of temple at Babri Masjid site as Modi lays foundation

ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, August 05, 2020 (AP/WNP/DL): Pakistan on Wednesday strongly condemned the construction of a temple at the site of the demolished 16th-century Babri Mosque, hours after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundations of the Hindu place of worship. In a statement, the Foreign Office (FO) said the “flawed judgment” of the Indian […]