Thursday, November 21, 2019

Nafees Zakaria says Pakistan an attractive tourism destination with huge investment potential

LONDON: Pakistan High Commissioner Mohammad Nafees Zakaria has said Pakistan is an attractive tourism destination with ever increasing interest of international tourists in the country. He was speaking at a tourism networking reception organized in...

Indian SC gives Ayodhya site to Hindus for temple, five acres land to Muslims...

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court of India on Saturday, while announcing its verdict on a disputed land where Hindu hard-liners demolished a 16th century mosque in 1992, ruled in favour of the Hindus and...

UK: 2 general elections, one referendum in 4 years

By Kuke Coffey In the past four years, Britons have voted in two general elections and one national referendum. With another election on the cards for...

Feminism not criminalized in Saudi Arabia, clarifies PSS

RIYADH: The Presidency of State Security has issued a clarification concerning the "extremism concept" promotional video which was broadcast by the General Department for Counter-Extremism. In a statement, the presidency said that the video's content was...

15 Pakistani companies to partake in Jeddah’s Foodex 2019 Exhibition

ISLAMABAD: Fifteen Pakistani companies will participate in the three-day Foodex 2019 Exhibition in Jeddah, announced Pakistan’s Deputy Consul General, Shaiq Ahmed Bhutto, speaking at the exhibition’s inaugural session on Monday, “The number...

UK return Sohail arrested in Pindi for raping children and filming assault

RAWALPINDI: Police have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting and filming a mino. The accused Sohail Ayaz was previously convicted for sexually assaulting minors in Britain, where he was working with an organisation for...

Nafees Zakaria asks world to act now to resolve humanitarian crisis in J&K

LONDON:  High Commissioner Mohammad Nafees Zakaria has said that the world community particularly members of civil society, media, and Parliamentarians have rebuffed the Indian claims of normality in Indian Occupied Kashmir.

Detention of one million Uighur Muslims

UK joins 22 other nations in condemning China, call on Beijing to respect ‘freedom of religion or belief’ over detention, torture in Xinjiang camp  ---------------------------------

Pak Tourism Pavilion at World Travel Market Pakistan full of tourist resorts; says...

LONDON: Pakistan Tourism Pavilion representing all federating units of Pakistan was inaugurated at the World Travel Market (WTM) at ExCel London on Monday. High Commissioner Mohammad Nafees Zakaria along with Governor Gilgit-Baltistan Raja Jalal Hussain Maqpoon,...

Differences between Pakistan, Afghanistan further deepen, Pak Consulate in Kabul closed

KABUL: Differences between Pakistan and Afghanistan have further deepened as Pakistan’s Embassy in Kabul said on Sunday that it was indefinitely closing its consular office in the Afghan capital due to security reasons, amid mounting...