Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Pakistan to buy Mirage fighter jets from Egypt

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force is looking to fast track the deal to procure 36 upgraded Dassault Mirage combat fighters from Egypt. Pakistan Air Force is keen to bolster its squadron strength especially now when...

Villagers tired of living dangerously along Kashmir frontier

Special report from border Villagers in Chakothi on the Pakistani side of Kashmir are frustrated with living in constant fear of fighting along the heavily militarized frontier in the disputed Himalayan region

Pakistan will inaugurate Kartarpur Corridor in November: Dr. Faisal

ISLAMABAD:  Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Dr Faisal has said Pakistan has already taken a big step to fulfill its commitment in respect of minorities and now India will have to show political flexibility and then...

Aasia Bibi breaks silence on death row ordeal

LONDON: Aasia Bibi, the Christian woman charged with blasphemy and later acquitted by Pakistan’s Supreme Court (SC) last year has expressed her gratitude to “those who helped here achieve freedom.” In her...

International Diplomatic Conference on Kashmir to be held in Islamabad

Nation special report ISLAMABAD: In order to grab the world attention and sympathy over the Kashmir issue, Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided to call ‘International Diplomatic Conference’ in Islamabad for which Members...

Centuries-old statues discovered at Hindu temple in Karachi

By Naimat Khan Last week, during expansion work at an ancient Hindu temple in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi, caretakers discovered a rare treasure: up to three-hundred-year-old statues of...

Pakistan asks world Sikh community to support Kashmiris in their struggle

Nation special report LAHORE: Taking advantage of presence Sikh pilgrims, Pakistan Government has urged members of the Sikh community around the world to follow in the footsteps of the founder of...

Pakistan denies reports of setting diplomatic relations with Israel

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday rejected the assertion that the country was planning to establish diplomatic relations with Israel, adding it strongly supported the demand for an independent Palestinian state and its policy...

Sanjrani cancels his UAE visit in protest

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani has cancelled his scheduled visit to the United Arab Emirates a day after the country gave Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi highest civilian award. Sanjrani was to depart...

Pakistan thanks Tayyip Erdogan for his support on Kashmir issue

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has thanked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for supporting his country's stance in the current crisis following India's decision to strip disputed Jammu and Kashmir region of its decades-long autonomy.