US Urges Pakistan, India To Hold Dialogue For Improving Ties

United States has urged Pakistan and India to hold dialogue for improving cooperation against a common threat of extremism and terrorism. During a daily press briefing in Washington, US state department...

RETURN OF AFGHAN REFUGEES TO BE COMPLETED BY END 2017: QADIR BALOCH

Minister for States and Frontier Regions Abdul Qadir Baloch says voluntary and dignified return of Afghan Refugees to their homeland will be completed by the end of next year. In an interview,...

Production, entertainment trade event, FocusPK16, on Dec 3-4

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) is organising its first-ever National Production and Entertainment Trade Conference-FocusPK16 on December 03-04, 2016 at a hotel here. The conference will showcase the entire...

British High Commissioner holds reception for Chevening scholars

ISLAMABAD : The British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew CMG on Tuesday held a reception at the British High Commission in Islamabad for returning Pakistani Chevening scholars from 2015/2016. The reception...

French agency for int’l development keen to support Pakistan in energy projects

ISLAMABAD, French Agency for International Development is keen to support Pakistan in developing clean energy projects. This was stated by French Ambassador Mrs. Martine Dorance at a meeting with Finance Minister Ishaq...

SC Hears Panama Papers Case

The Supreme Court resumes hearing into the Panama papers case. A five-member larger bench headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali is hearing the case. Counsel of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf...

Travel Warning against Pakistan

WASHINGTON. A US State Department Spokesman Tuesday said the Travel Warning issued in October against Pakistan was a routine update to a warning and wasn’t based on any specific credible threat. Responding to...

Chairman US Senate Armed Services Committee praises Gen. Raheel Sharif

WASHINGTON. US Senator John McCain, Chairman of the  Senate Armed Services Committee, on Tuesday highly praised Gen. Raheel Sharif who retired on Monday and said that he looked forward to working...

US media hails new Pak Army chief as pro-democracy

NEW YORK, Nov 30 (APP): Leading American newspapers have emphasized new Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa’s pro-democracy credentials in dispatches on the change of guard at what is regarded...

Pakistan urged to raise Sikhs’ demand for self-determination at Heart of conference in Amritsar

NEW YORK: A US-based Sikh rights group has called on Pakistan to raise the issue of Sikhs’ demand for Independence Referendum to liberate “Indian Occupied Punjab” to create “Khalistan” during the...