UNSC considering visit to Afghanistan to get up-close view of country

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council is planning to visit Afghanistan for an update of the situation in war-torn Afghanistan, Kazakhstan’s UN Ambassador Kairat Umarov said. He told reporters that he hopes to lead the council mission but wouldn’t discuss the timing....

PM lauds performance of SSG in counter-terrorism operations

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Special Services Group Headquarters in Cherat on Thursday. Upon arrival, the Prime Minister laid floral wreath at the Yadgar-e-Shuhada. He was briefed about SSG organization, capabilities and...

FO Spokesperson underlines need for bridging gap b/w Pakistan, US

Talking to a news channel, he said seeking common solution for reducing the gap emerged after the US President Donald Trump tweet, will be imperative for both the countries to move forward. The Spokesperson said China, Turkey and other countries have also given statement in...

Pakistan supports all peace initiatives for Afghanistan: Janjua

Pakistan has always supported all peace initiatives for Afghanistan and is committed to peace and stability of the region. This was stated by National Security Adviser Nasser Khan Janjua, while talking to British Ambassador to Afghanistan Sir Nicholas Kay along with British High...

CPEC is all about cooperation, connectivity: Mushahid

Chairman Parliamentary Committee on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Mushahid Hussain says CPEC is all about cooperation and connectivity not just between Pakistan and China but also among countries of the region, including Afghanistan and Central Asia. He was talking to new...

Pakistan attaches great importance to ties with Bosnia: Tanveer

Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain says Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with Bosnia and Herzegovina. Talking to Federal Minister of Energy, Mining and Industry of Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr. Nermin Dzendic, in Islamabad on Monday, he said...

All citizens enjoy equal rights in country: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has expressed surprise over US remarks on minorities’ rights in Pakistan and said that all citizens enjoy equal rights in the country. He was addressing a ceremony of the Hindu community at Gothki on Saturday. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said...

PM for enhanced cooperation with Japan in diverse fields

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has reiterated Pakistan’s commitment for the promotion of peace and stability in the region. Talking to Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Islamabad on Thursday, he said that aggressive escalatory tactics being used by India will not help...

Pakistan Navy Flotilla visits Muscat

Pakistan Navy Flotilla comprising Submarine HURMAT along with sail ship PNS RAHNAWARD and support ship PNS RASADGAR visited Muscat for goodwill-cum-training visit. Commander Submarines, Commodore Altaf Hussain commanded the flotilla as Mission Commander. On arrival at port Sultan...

Govt to continue steps for education of special children: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government will continue steps for the education of special children. He was talking to the students of Rashidabad Education City of Tando Allah Yar, who called on him in Islamabad on Monday. The Prime Minister said that...
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