monthly archives: August 2019

UN chief stresses dialogue between India, Pakistan on occupied Kashmir issue NEW YORK: The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has restated his earlier stance on the Indian-occupied Kashmir issue, suggesting dialogue between India and Pakistan to resolve the critical situation in the region coming from India’s take-over of the disputed territory. During a media briefing […]

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UN’s human rights experts urge India to end communications’ shutdown in Kashmir GENEVA: As communication blackout in Indian occupied Kashmir entered its 19th day on Thursday, the human rights experts of the United Nations called upon India to end the crackdown on freedom of expression, access to information and peaceful protests. Special Rapporteur on freedom […]

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PM to embark on US visit on Sept 23 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will leave for the United States on four-day official visit on September 23. During the visit, the prime minister will address United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. Imran Khan will also hold separate meetings with leaders of different countries.  […]

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Pakistan likely end up on FATF’s white list by Oct All pointers coming out of FATF and its regional Affiliate — The Asia Pacific Group (which met in Australia) — suggest positive outcome for Pakistan’s grey-listing status with the increased prospect of plenary meeting in mid-October in Paris likely to deliver its final verdict favourable […]

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British Pakistani leads PTI’s international media unit LONDON: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has appointed British Pakistani Anila Khawaja as its head of international media to deal with the international press. Secretary Information PTI Ahmad Jawad made the announcement through a notification issued by the PTI Central Secretariat. The notification said: “I am pleased to appoint […]

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Three-day Uchal festival kicks off in Kalash valley PESHAWAR: The foreign and domestic tourists and the local people thronged the Rambur and Bamburet valleys as the three-day Uchal festival kicked off in the scenic Kalash valley in Chitral district on Tuesday. According to a press release issued here great number of foreign and domestic tourists have already arrived the […]

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Pakistan to take human rights violation in Occupied Kashmir to ICJ: FM Qureshi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan government on Tuesday decided to take the issue of human rights violation in Indian-occupied Kashmir to International Court of Justice (ICJ). The decision of involving the ICJ in the matter was confirmed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi who said: […]

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Turkey urges UN to play more active role on Indian-occupied Kashmir ISLAMABAD: Turkey on Sunday urged the United Nations to play a more active role in resolving lingering Indian-occupied Kashmir dispute within the framework of its resolutions. The Turkish Foreign Ministry in a statement issued in Ankara, welcomed the consultations held by the UN Security […]

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Imran Khan draws world attention towards safety of India’s nuclear arsenals ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday called upon the world community to seriously consider the safety and security of India’s nuclear arsenal in the control of the fascist and racist Hindu Supremacist government of Narendra Modi. He said this is an issue that impacts not […]

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Pakistan summons deputy Indian HC over LoC violations ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia here at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC). On Sunday, in the Hot Spring and Chirikot Sectors of LoC, two […]

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