PM assures Saudi Arabia of support against any threat

PM assures Saudi Arabia of support against any threat   ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have reaffirmed the resolve to enrich their deep and multifaceted relationship...

Imran says will urge Trump to restart Afghan peace talks

Imran says will urge Trump to restart Afghan peace talks   ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Wednesday that he would urge US President Donald Trump...

Pakistan denies airspace to Modi

Pakistan denies airspace to Modi   ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday turned down India’s request to allow Prime Minister Narendra Modi to use its airspace for his visit...

Kamila Shamsie returns German prize after concerns rise over her BDS...

Kamila Shamsie returns German prize after concerns rise over her BDS stance The organisers of a German literary award are rethinking their decision to give...

PPP’s Khursheed Shah nabbed in illegal assets probe

PPP’s Khursheed Shah nabbed in illegal assets probe   NAB Sukkur had summoned ex-NA Opp leader but he excused himself from appearance citing NA session –NAB alleges...

No talks till India restores Kashmir special status: PM

  No talks till India restores Kashmir special status: PM   PESHAWAR: Pledging to present the “Kashmir case” at the United Nations General Assembly “like no one...

Protests announced against Khasadar, Levies legislation

Protests announced against Khasadar, Levies legislation   KHAR: Rejecting the passage of the Khasadar and Levies forces bills by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, the All Fata...

Oil surges as Saudi attack focuses market on supply risks

Oil surges as Saudi attack focuses market on supply risks Oil surges as Saudi attack focuses market on supply risks   Oil prices surged on Monday, with...

Accountability should not affect business: Hafeez

Accountability should not affect business: Hafeez     ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has expressed the desire that...

PM Imran constitutes high level committee to address Karachi issues

PM Imran constitutes high level committee to address Karachi issues ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday constituted a high-level committee to formulate short, medium...

Was Khalilzad kept unaware by Trump about calling off peace talks?

Was Khalilzad kept unaware by Trump about calling off peace talks?... PESHAWAR: It seems even Zalmay Khalilzad, the chief US negotiator holding peace talks with...

One week after Dorian, Bahamians struggle amid the ruins

One week after Dorian, Bahamians struggle amid the ruins   One week after Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas, residents struggled amid the ruins Sunday, with many...

As climate debate heats up, Canada environment minister gets security detail

As climate debate heats up, Canada environment minister gets security detail   As the climate debate heats up ahead of Canada's elections, its environment minister has...

UK parliament´s suspension to begin late Monday

UK parliament´s suspension to begin late Monday LONDON: The month-long suspension of the British parliament ordered by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in an apparent bid...

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake hits Islamabad, Azad Kashmir

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake hits Islamabad, Azad Kashmir   ISLAMABAD: People came out of their homes as a moderate earthquake jolted the Federal Capital and other northern...

India tightens IHK lockdown over Muharram processions

India tightens IHK lockdown over Muharram processions   HELD SRINAGAR: Authorities on Sunday tightened a month-long security lockdown in Srinagar after breaking up religious processions by...

Kashmiri singer Aadil Gurezi denied entry into Mumbai home after Article...

Kashmiri singer Aadil Gurezi denied entry into Mumbai home after Article 370 abrogation MUMBAI: Kashmiri singer Aadil Gurezi was recently denied entry into his rented...

We need action’: Pakistan urges UN to prevent bigger crisis in...

We need action’: Pakistan urges UN to prevent bigger crisis in occupied Kashmir NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi, has called...

Pakistan denies Indian president’s request to use its airspace for overflight

Pakistan has decided to refuse a request by India to allow its president to use Pakistani airspace for his flight to Iceland, Foreign Minister...

Under-fire govt beats retreat on GIDC amnesty

Under-fire govt beats retreat on GIDC amnesty ISLAMABAD: Surrendering to public outcry, Prime Minister Imran Khan finally decided on Wednesday to withdraw a controversial ordinance...