Friday, June 22, 2018

Bajwa, Imran takes similar stand on FATA, says FATA should be mainstreamed and merged...

Manzoor Pashteen threatens to approach UN for rights Nation special report ISLAMABAD: Amidst reports that Pashtuns will approach UN if state doesn’t give due rights, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has instructed...

TLP threat: Security tightened in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: As another deadline given by the Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) for the government to implement the controversial Faizabad agreement came to an end on Thursday, security was beefed up in the capital and adjoining...

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...

Bestway Group Chief Executive Zameer Choudrey receives Sitara-e-Imtiaz

ISLAMABAD: Bestway Group Chief Executive, Zameer Choudrey has been awarded the Sitarae-Imitiaz (Star of Excellence), conferred on him by the President of Pakistan, on the 23rd of March 2018, in recognition of his contributions...

“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...

15 independent senators join PML-N, Sherry first female opposition leader

ISLAMBAD: Following the well-calculated move, fourteen independent senators who were backed by the ruling PML-N in the elections for the upper house held earlier this month have decided to join the treasury benches. The...

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...

‘Highly likely’ Russia poisoned its former spy; says Theresa May

LONDON: Prime MinisterTheresa May, has stated that it was “highly likely” that Russia was responsible for the poison attack that left a former Russian double agent and his daughter comatose on a park bench...

Terror arrests hit new record high amid far-right and Islamist threats

LONDON: Terror suspects were arrested in record numbers last year as security services confronted a surge in both Islamist and extreme far-right activity. Official figures show there were 412 arrests for terrorism-related offences in...

UK, Saudi Arabia agrees political solution only way to end Yemen conflict

LONDON: Britain and Saudi Arabia have agreed in principal that a political solution is the only way to resolve the Yemen conflict and the UK has called for an international meeting to discuss with...