Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Islamabad trying to occupy Karachi, new measures condemnable: Bilawal Bhutto

KARACHI: PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Thursday lashed out at the federal government for "trying to occupy Karachi" following Law Minister Farogh Naseem's statement that the centre was considering taking over the administrative affairs of the metropolis through...

Boris Johnson denies lying to Queen over Parliament suspension, Labour urges Parliament recall...

LONDON: Prime Minister Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the five-week suspension of Parliament.The prime minister was speaking after Scotland's highest civil court ruled on...

Saudi Arabia, UAE assures Pakistan support to ease Kashmir tense situation

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Ahmed Al Jubeir and UAE's Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan have assured complete support of both their countries "to resolve the situation created...

India declares Azhar, Saeed, Lakhvi and Dawood as terrorists, US backs new...

NEW DELHI: India has declared Masood Azhar, leader of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), and Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, chief of the banned Jamaatud Dawa (JuD), as terrorists under a new law. The Indian home ministry named the two as terrorists...

Imran Khan calls on Pakistanis to observe ‘Kashmir hour’

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday called on all Pakistanis to take part in 'Kashmir Hour', being observed tomorrow at 12pm, to send a strong message of solidarity to Kashmiris. "I...

Boris Johnson faces furious backlash of Parliament suspension, legal challenges

LONDON: Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament has prompted an angry backlash from MPs and opponents of a no-deal Brexit. It sparked protests across the country, a legal challenge and a petition...

Boris Johnson regrets over demonstrations outside India House, assures support to Modi

LONDON: Taking serious note of demonstration outside the India House in London, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken to his British counterpart, Boris Johnson. The Indian Foreign Ministry in New Delhi said on...

Trump says to continue meditation to resolve ‘explosive’ Kashmir standoff

WASHINGTON: US President DonaldTrump again offeredTuesday to mediate the “explosive” situation in Kashmir, long a flashpoint between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan. Trump said he would raise the matter over the weekend with Indian Prime Minister...

“I did it in 70 days what had not been done in 70...

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that several crucial legislations were passed within 10 weeks of the formation of his second government, including abrogation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir, ban...

London demo demands restoration of revoked Kashmir articles and right of self-determination

Nation special report LONDON: Huge demonstrations were held in London, Pakistan and AJK and thousands of people, many waving Pakistani and Kashmiri flags, protested outside the Indian High Commission in London...