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Mehmet Ferhan Yorulmaz, Turkish Consul General

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Jul2021
Ankara, 05 July 2021 (Anadolu News) Mehmet Ferhan Yorulmaz, Turkey’s consul general in St. Petersburg, Russia, has passed away, the country's foreign minister announced on Monday. "Unfortunately, we lost our dear colleague Mehmet Ferhan Yorulmaz, Consul General of St. Petersburg, today. I wish Allah's mercy on our late Consul General, my condolences and patience to his family and (foreign affairs) community," Mevlut Cavusoglu wrote on Twitter. Born in 1964, Yorulmaz graduated with a degree in public administration from Middle East Technical University (ODTU) ... Read More
July 5, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jul2021
Gwadar, Pakistan, 05 July 2021 (Daily Dawn) Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday performed the groundbreaking of phase two of the Gwadar Free Zone (GFZ) and launched a number of other development and infrastructure projects including an expo centre, agriculture industrial park and three factories. During a single-day visit to Gwadar, the premier also inaugurated phase one of the GFZ, reviewed the progress on various development projects, and witnessed the signing of MoUs solarisation and a desalination plant to solve the problems ... Read More
July 5, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Cardinal Giovanni Angelo Becciu had been a close adviser to Pope Francis BBC

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Jul2021
Vatican City (Rome), 04 July 2021 (Reuters) A prominent Italian cardinal was among 10 people sent to trial in the Vatican on Saturday charged with financial crimes including embezzlement, money laundering, fraud, extortion and abuse of office. Cardinal Angelo Becciu, formerly a senior official in the Vatican administration, as well as two top officials at the Vatican’s Financial Intelligence Unit will go on trial on July 27 over a multi-million euro scandal involving the Vatican’s purchase of a building in one of ... Read More
July 5, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jul2021
Doha, 04 July 2021 (QT) By Ashraf Siddiqui Bangladesh has an active and modern media with a groundbreaking changes in television journalism in the past few years, which is a reflection of transformation that has taken place in all sectors in the country, Ambassador of Bangladesh to Qatar HE Md. Jashim Uddin has said. The ambassador was addressing a community gathering during the celebration of the 9th anniversary of ‘Ekattor’ (71) Television Channel from Bangladesh. This was the first Bangladeshi community gathering following ... Read More
July 3, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jul2021
Doha, 02 July 2021 Talebans in their statement to media this afternoon have welcomed US-NATO forces leaving Bagram Airbase in Afghanistan as reported by Reuters News Agency. Reuters reported today American troops pulled out of their main military Bagram Air Base refering to a senior US security official. Talebans said that though the USA have not announced that they have pulled out all their forces from Afghanistan. However , now the occupation is coming to an end, we want the peace process ... Read More
July 2, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jul2021
Beijing, 01 July 2021 (Xinhua) The Communist Party of China (CPC) on Thursday celebrated the 100th anniversary of its founding, as its top leader declared the achievement of a milestone development goal and announced that the Chinese nation is "advancing with unstoppable momentum toward rejuvenation." Addressing a grand gathering at the iconic Tian'anmen Square, where CPC forefather Mao Zedong proclaimed the birth of the people's republic, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, hailed the Party's success over the past ... Read More
July 2, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Picture Daily DAWN

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Jul2021
Islamabad, 01 July 2021 (Media Reports/Dawn) Lt. Gen. Faiz Hameed, Director General, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan briefed on Thursday at the Parliament House the Parliamentary Committee on National Security, important external matters, internal challenges, current situation in Kashmir and Afghanistan.  Committee Chairman and Speaker of National Assembly, Asad Qaiser presided over the session. Prime Minister Imran Khan did not attend the closed door briefing. It was first time during last three years of present government tenure that such top level briefing ... Read More
July 1, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jul2021
Doha, 01 July 2021 (Qatar Tribune) By Ashraf Siddiqui Travelers coming to Turkey from Qatar, who submit a document issued by Qatari official authorities stating they have been vaccinated at least 14 days prior to arriving in Turkey, and or have had the COVID-19 infection within the last six months before entry, would not be required to submit a PCR test result upon their entrance to Turkey, Ambassador of Turkey to Qatar Dr. Mustafa Goksu has said. The ambassador added that effective from ... Read More
July 1, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
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Jun2021
Doha, 30 June 2021 (QP) Qatar Petroleum today entered into a long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Shell for the supply of 1 million tons per annum (MTPA) of LNG to the People's Republic of China for ten years. LNG deliveries will commence in January 2022 to various LNG terminals in China. Commenting on this occasion,  Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum, said, “We are pleased to enter into this new ... Read More
June 30, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks in the National Assembly on Wednesday Pic Instagram Imran Khan

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Jun2021
Islamabad, 30 June 2021 (Dawn) Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday strongly emphasised that Pakistan could be "partners with the United States in peace but never in conflict" and criticised past policies that had led to Pakistan joining the US war on terror in Afghanistan. He made the comments during a wide-ranging speech in the National Assembly, a day after the budget for the new fiscal year was approved with a majority vote. "When we gave so many services, did they (US) praise ... Read More
June 30, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui