Asia / Pacific

Kim and Moon to meet at military demarcation line before summit

Kim and Moon to meet at military demarcation line before summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AFP) – North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un and the South’s president Moon Jae-in will meet at the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula for their summit Friday, Seoul said, in an occasion laden with symbolism. Moon will greet his visitor at the concrete blocks that mark the border between the […]

Iran’s Khamenei urges Muslim nations to unite against U.S.: state TV

Iran’s Khamenei urges Muslim nations to unite against U.S.: state TV

ANKARA (Reuters) – Iran’s supreme leader called on Muslim nations to unite against the United States, saying Tehran would never yield to “bullying,” state television reported on Thursday. “The Iranian nation has successfully resisted bullying attempts by America and other arrogant powers and we will continue to resist… All Muslim nations should stand united against […]

Pakistan and France enjoy warm relations in political, economic, defence and social sectors

Pakistan and France enjoy warm relations in political, economic, defence and social sectors

Paris, 24th April, 2018 The economic and public diplomacy initiatives launched by the Embassy of Pakistan to France are contributing towards strengthening of relations between Pakistan and France. This was stated by Ambassador of Pakistan to France Moin ul Haque while briefing the 19-member delegation of National Defense University (NDU) of Pakistan which called on him […]

Whole world saluted Malala for her courage, dedication, great struggle for girls’ education: Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif

Whole world saluted Malala for her courage, dedication, great struggle for girls’ education: Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak, April, 2, 2018 Islamabad ;The Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif said Malala Yousafzai was a daughter of Pakistan, who had earned good name for herself and upheld the prestige of the country around the globe by waging a struggle for promotion of education. Addressing the annual prize distribution ceremony of a private […]

Pakistan condemns brutal use of force by India in IoK, resulting in Shahadat of more than 11 innocent Kashmiris

Pakistan condemns brutal use of force by India in IoK, resulting in Shahadat of more than 11 innocent Kashmiris

by,Asghar Ali Mubarak,  April, 2, 2018 Islamabad, Pakistan condemns the brutal and indiscriminate use of force by the Indian occupation forces that has resulted in the martyrdom of at least eleven young innocent Kashmiris in different incidents in Shopian and Anantnag in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) today. There are also reports of continuing brutal crackdown, […]

Prime Minister expresses deep shock and grief at the vicious killings of innocent Kashmiris by India

Prime Minister expresses deep shock and grief at the vicious killings of innocent Kashmiris by India

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, April, 2, 2018 Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expressed deep shock and grief at the indiscriminate, vicious killing of more than thirteen Kashmiri youth in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir by the Indian forces. The brutal crackdown, including the despicable use of pellet guns on civilians who were protesting against the […]

Managing Director PTDC Ch.Abdul Ghafoor khan seeks central Asian States support to remove negative image of Pakistan

Managing Director PTDC Ch.Abdul Ghafoor khan seeks central Asian States support to remove negative image of Pakistan

By.Asghar Ali Mubarak March, 25, 2018 RAWALPINDI: The members from Central Asian Republics including Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstand and Kazakhstan visiting Pakistan on invitation of Government of Pakistan from March19-24 on invitation of National Security Division (NSD), Prime Minister Secretariat assured to extend full support to Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation in promoting this sector which […]

70th anniversary of the opening Australia’s resident diplomatic mission in Pakistan High Commissioner launched exhibition

70th anniversary of the opening Australia’s resident diplomatic mission in Pakistan High Commissioner launched exhibition

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad; The Australia’s High Commissioner, Margaret Adamson, today launched an exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the opening of Australia’s resident diplomatic mission in Pakistan. “Australia was quick to establish a High Commission in Karachi in 1948 after recognizing the new country of Pakistan the previous year,” High Commissioner Adamson said. “The […]

Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training recommended education related bills 2018

Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training recommended education related bills 2018

By: Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad; Meeting of the Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training was held in Committee Room No. 7, Parliament House, Islamabad today with Col. ® Dr. Amirullah Marwat ,MNA in the chair. The Committee was told that “The Sir Syed Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE) Institute of Technology Islamabad Bill, 2016” is under […]

President Mamnoon and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi convey their heartiest felicitations to President Vladimir Putin on his re-election

President Mamnoon and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi convey their heartiest felicitations to President Vladimir Putin on his re-election

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak; 20 March 2018 President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi convey their heartiest felicitations to President Vladimir Putin on his re-election in the Presidential Election held on 18 March 2018. Pakistan and Russia enjoy close, friendly and cooperative relations. Our relations are characterized by mutual trust and convergence of […]

Pakistani Zaireen unable to participate in the Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti (RA) due to non-issuance of visas by India

Pakistani Zaireen unable to participate in the Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti (RA) due to non-issuance of visas by India

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak, March, 19, 2018 Pakistan notes with deep disappointment the non-issuance of visas by India for the visit of the 503 Pakistani Zaireen to participate in the Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti (RA) at Ajmer Sharif, India from 19-29 March 2018. The visit was to take place under the 1974 Pakistan-India […]