Monday , February 19 2018


US designated three Al-Qaeda, Taliban,LeT militants as Global Terrorists

Arif Qureshi Islamabad: The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated three Pakistani belonging to Lashkar-e-Taiba as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13224, which targets terrorists and those providing support to terrorists or acts of terrorism. All those who have been …

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Strong earthquakeTremors jolted Pakistan, a girl killed

Islamabad: Intense tremors were felt in various cities of Punjab, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Azad Kashmir, including federal capital Islamabad today on Wednesday. There were reports of earthquake tremors in Peshawar, Islamabad, Lahore, Abbottabad, Harbor, Para Chinar, Mohmand Agency, Mardan, Chennai, Charsadda, DI Khan, Tank, Lucky Marwat, Shangla, Swat, Mingora, …

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No military solution to Afghan conflict: FO Spokesperson

Islamabad: Pakistan has said that Afghan problem can only be addressed through dialogue and there is no military solution to Afghan conflict, adding that Quadrilateral Consultative Group involving Pakistan, Afghanistan, China & US the most appropriate forum to address  Afghan peace. Foreign Office Spokesman Dr Muhammad Faisal, in an interview with …

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‘Daydream to think strategy of force, coercion would work in Afghanistan,’Ambassador Lodhi tells UN

United Nations: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi, during Saturday’s UN Security Council debate on Afghanistan has said that it t is delusional to think that simply executing a strategy of force and coercion in Afghanistan will work when the past 17 years are witness to  otherwise. …

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Pakistan bearing burden of over 3.5 mln Afghan refugees

Washington: Pakistan’s Ambassador to United States Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said relations of Pakistan with China and United States had great importance and Pakistan had cooperated with US in the war against terrorism. In an interview to a private news channel, he said Pakistan wants to continue joint efforts with …

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