Friday, June 22, 2018

Pakistan calls envoy back from Delhi, we don’t expect improvement in ties: Asif

ISLAMABAD: In wake of repeated incidents of harassment of Pakistani diplomats at the hands of Indian authorities in the Indian capital, Islamabad has called back Pakistan's High Commissioner to New Delhi "for consultations", Foreign...

US seeks India’s help to ‘keep an eye’ on Pakistan

WASHINGTON: US Am­bassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said that India can help the United States in keeping an eye on Pakistan, as Washington cannot tolerate any government that shelters terrorists. In her...

Sajid Javid pledges more funding for police to meet their challenges

LONDON: Home secretary Sajid Javid has promised to ensure police officers have the resources they need to meet their challenges. He pledged in his first speech to the Police Federation to provide the "tools and...

Pakistan reminds its role in US-China rapprochement, making Washington sole super power and merger...

ISLAMABAD: Counting Pakistan’s significant role in relation of world affairs, Pakistan Army spokesman Maj. Gen. Asif Ghafoor sought to remind Capitol Hill of Pakistan’s importance as an ally and its continued sacrifices for peace. Speaking...

Video of torture on Sajid Masih goes viral

FIA officials force me to rape my cousin or abuse myself; shameful alleges by victim LAHORE: At a time when the ancient Colosseum of Rome was lit in red on Saturday in solidarity with persecuted...

NAB sources claim Sharif family may face five years jail term!

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) sources have claimed that the Sharif family may face five years jail term for submitting fake documents regarding Avenfield flats, London but it is too early to speculate...

Election on July 27, schedule this week, Hussain or Ishtiaq to be caretaker PM?

ISLAMABAD: To meeting the constitutional requirement, election schedule has to be announced latest by this week and according to informed sources, the programme would be announced any day of this week. Similarly, the name...

US slashes Pakistan’s military and economic aid

WASHINGTON: A steep decline in US economic and military assistance to Pakistan, detailed in a Congressional report released on Tuesday, could also hurt Washington’s desire to prevent cross-border attacks into Afghanistan, statistics show. The...

“Think for Pakistan instead of involving in blame game”; suggests Shahbaz Sharif

LONDON: Flaying the ongoing what observers term ‘dirty game’in politicsin Pakistan, the Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that this is the high time that all democratic forces should think the future and...

US seeks Pakistan’s help for reconciliation in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: In given resisting scenario in Afghanistan, the United States has decided to seek help from Islamabad. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has spoken by phone with Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa to...