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January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Four more martyred by Indian firing on Working Boundary

SIALKOT: Four more civilians, including a woman and her minor son, were martyred and more than a dozen injured on Saturday when the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) resorted to unprovoked firing and shelling at different sectors in Sialkot along the Working Boundary. The BSF targeted Bajwat, Chaprar, Charwah, Harpal and other sectors from late Thursday

January 16, 2018 9:59 AM US Gen Dunford hopeful that relations with Pakistan will improve

Talking to reporters in Brussels, the United States' (US) Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen Joseph Dunford insisted that he had not given up hope on the US mending relations with Pakistan, Radio Pakistan reported on Tuesday. Gen Dunford proposed military-to-military dialogue as a means to improve relations between the two nations, which have been strained 4

January 11, 2018 11:42 PM Success of CPEC imperative for Pakistan, entire region: DG ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor has said that peace in Afghanistan is imperative for enduring peace and stability in the region. In an interview with a private TV Channel, DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor said “War against terrorism was a difficult phase and we have restored peace in Pakistan.” He added that Afghanistan 3

January 11, 2018 5:04 PM PM Abbasi, Army Chief visit SSG headquarters at Cherat

CHERAT: Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited Special Service Group (SSG) Headquarters at Cherat. According to Inter Services Public Relations, the media wing of the military, upon arrival, PM Abbasi laid floral wreath at the shuhada monument. The Premier was briefed 2

January 7, 2018 2:14 AM Kidnapped Afghan official returns home

ISLAMABAD: Afghanis­tan’s provincial deputy governor Qazi Mohammad Nabi Ahmadi, who was kidnapped from Peshawar in October, has quietly retur­ned home after being recovered from the abductors. It is unclear how Mr Ahmadi’s release materialised. However, his brother Habibullah, who too had been kidnapped, still remains missing. Mr Ahmadi’s recovery was confirmed 10

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM AL seeks recognition of Palestinian capital in al-Quds: Jordan

AMMAN: Jordan said on Saturday the Arab League would seek international recognition of the Palestinian state with east Occupied al-Quds as its capital after Washington recognised the Holy City as Israel’s capital. Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi made the announcement at a joint news conference with Arab League chief Ahmed Abul Gheit after talks in Amman 2

January 6, 2018 12:00 AM Ankara-Paris partnership ‘vital’ for peace: Erdogan

ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said that a strong partnership between Ankara and Paris was vital for world peace as he headed on a key visit to France. Erdogan’s one-day visit to Paris to meet French President Emmanuel Macron is his most significant trip to an EU state for bilateral talks since the failed 2016 coup bid in Turkey 3

January 4, 2018 12:00 AM MPs body on national security meeting today

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq convened a meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on National Security today (Thursday) to take up the recent tweet of US President Donald Trump against Pakistan to formulate a joint stance of parliamentary parties as well as of Parliament. The NA Speaker will chair the meeting being the chairman 1

January 4, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan sorting thorns spread by US, says Ahsan

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal Wednesday said Pakistan is sorting those thorns which were thrown or spread by the US. The minister whiling terming the remarks of the US President Donald Trump disappointing, said Pakistan has given innumerable sacrifices in war against terrorism to maintain stability and peace in the region. Ahsan Iqbal 2

January 3, 2018 1:53 AM After Pakistan, Trump threatens to cut aid to Palestinians

WASHINGTON: No let-up in Donald Trump's tirade as in his another tweet on Tuesday he said that US may withhold funding to Palestinians like Pakistan, accusing that they are "no longer willing to talk peace." In his latest tweet, US President said; "It's not only Pakistan that we pay billions of dollars to for nothing, but also many other countries 3