PAKISTAN DAY BEING CELEBRATED

Pakistan Day is being celebrated across the country with traditional zeal and fervour. The day dawned with a thirty-one-gun salute in Islamabad and twenty-one-gun salutes in Pakistan’s four provincial capitals. Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is guest of honour at a military parade being held in the capital, Islamabad. Contingents of the three armed services […]

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PEACEFUL AFGHANISTAN WOULD STRENGTHEN PAKISTAN’S ECONOMY: QURESHI

US-Pakistan relations were under strain because of FATF but because of Pakistan’s role in US-Taliban peace dialogues, the relationship with the US is going to take a new turn, said Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday. The 14th Plenary Session of Parliamentary Union of OIC Member States will begin at Rabat in Morocco on […]

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PAKISTAN DEMANDS ICC ACTION AGAINST INDIAN TEAM FOR WEARING MILITARY CAPS

Pakistan has asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) to act against Indian cricket team for wearing military caps in its match against Australia. Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, in a statement, said that it is ICC’s responsibility to take notice of India’s politicizing the sport. Information minister Fawad Chaudhry, in a tweet, said if […]

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INDIA’S NARRATIVE HAS NOT EVEN BEEN ACCEPTED BY INDIANS: QURESHI

Pakistan has reiterated that it wants peace with India, despite its recent escalation. But Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, speaking to reporters in Sukkur, warned that Pakistan would a give a befitting response to any further Indian aggression. Qureshi noted that India’s posture is so belligerent that its cricket team wore army caps during a […]

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China praises Pakistan’s “restraint” over Kashmir tensions

China has praised Pakistan’s “restraint” and willingness to talk with India to ease tensions between the two countries after a deadly bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir last month. Pakistan is facing pressure from global powers to act against groups carrying out attacks in India, including Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), which claimed responsibility for the Feb. 14 attack that […]

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