Friday, January 24, 2020

“Stop reading papers, watching chat shows”; suggests Imran Khan

DAVOS: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said he has stopped reading morning newspapers and watching evening chat shows on TV due to extreme negativity targeted at him in the media so is the advice...

US terms CPEC a burden on Pakistan, Islamabad, Beijing refutes Alice notion

ISLAMABAD: US has openly criticised the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project terming it a burden on Pak economy. Senior US diplomat Alice Wells who is on four-day visit to Islamabad has sharply criticised the CPEC...

Iran-Saudi-Iran military conflict would be ‘disastrous’ for Pakistan; says Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that a military conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran would be "disastrous" for Pakistan and it is for this reason that his government is making efforts to...

Opposition playing ‘political games’ over CAA for nothing; says PM Modi

HOWRAH (West Bengal): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hit out at the Opposition, accusing them of playing political games over the amended Citizenship law and asserted that the act is about giving citizenship rights,...

Trump says “would not let Iran to become nuclear power, additional punishing economic...

WASHINGNTON: In wake of on-going tussle between USA and Iran, President Donald Trump has said that the US will impose "additional punishing economic sanctions" against Iran and would not let Teheran to become...

Certain laws of NAB declared against Islam and Shariah

ISLAMABAD: Certain laws of National Accountability Ordinance (NAB) have been declared against Islamic laws and Shariah by the Islamic Ideology (CII). Addressing a press conference here on Thursday, chairman of...

Modi asks Congress, its allies to raise voices on Pak minorities instead crying over...

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at the Congress and its allies for opposing the new citizenship law and suggested them to raise their voices against atrocities...

“Tough decision” to amend the NAB taken in country’s interest: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that the amendment to the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999, was "a tough decision" but one that had to be made in the interest of the country.

US accuses Pakistan of emanating terrorism also justifies as “rightful concern” for India

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that India has "rightful concern" about terrorism emanating from Pakistan. "We understand the concerns, too, that India has...rightful concerns that they have about terrorism emanating from Pakistan,...

France vetoed, Chinese efforts failed, UNSC refuses to discuss Kashmir issue

NEW YORK: The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Tuesday turned down the proposal to convene a meeting on Kashmir after France vetoed the move, French diplomatic sources told ANI. "Kashmir will not be discussed...