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Consul General of Pakistan to Chengdu Muhammad Mudassir Tipu participated at the conference “Belt & Road Davis Forum

Consul General of Pakistan to Chengdu Muhammad Mudassir Tipu participated at the conference “Belt & Road Davis Forum

Asghar Ali Mubarak: January, 24, 2018 Davis: Consul General of Pakistan to Chengdu Muhammad Mudassir Tipu speaking at the conference “Belt & Road Davis Forum: Inter regional Cooperation for a New Globalization” during the World Economic Forum at Davis today  

Ambassadors resident in Islamabad briefed by FM Khawaja Asif over Pakistan’s counter-terrorism efforts  

Ambassadors resident in Islamabad briefed by FM Khawaja Asif over Pakistan’s counter-terrorism efforts  

By.Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad. The Ambassadors and Heads of Mission of resident Missions in Islamabad were briefed today by the Foreign Minister, Foreign Secretary, Chief of General Staff (CGS), Director General Military Operations (DG MO) and Director General Military Intelligence (DG MI) in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Pakistan’s achievements and challenges in counter-terrorism […]

British Ambassador to Afghanistan visits Islamabad, Emphasized the importance of Pak-Afghan cooperation

British Ambassador to Afghanistan visits Islamabad, Emphasized the importance of Pak-Afghan cooperation

Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The British Ambassador to Afghanistan, Sir Nicholas Kay, has visited Islamabad for a series of meetings with the Pakistani government. The visit is the latest in a series of exchanges by British Ambassadors and High Commissioners to share perspectives and increase understanding of the region. It follows the visit of the […]

Karandaaz to Invest PKR 700 Million from DFID in ORIX leasing for Strengthening small enterprises

Karandaaz to Invest PKR 700 Million from DFID in ORIX leasing for Strengthening small enterprises

By,Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad; The Karandaaz Pakistan, supported by UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), is providing a loan of PKR 700 million to ORIX Leasing Pakistan to increase access to finance for small enterprises. ORIX will use this facility to on-lend to small businesses and grow the share of loans to small enterprises in […]

Terrorism, Poverty, Illiteracy and unemployment are the Global Challenges, We have to tackle through our Parliaments: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Terrorism, Poverty, Illiteracy and unemployment are the Global Challenges, We have to tackle through our Parliaments: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Islamabad; January 9, 2018( Asghar Ali Mubarak)Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that terrorism, extremism, poverty, illiteracy and unemployment are the global challenges and these can be overcome through in exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences. According to a message received from Victoria, Republic of Seychelles, he expressed these views while […]

UK Cabinet reshuffle: Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire resigns

UK Cabinet reshuffle: Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire resigns

Monitoring DeskMr Brokenshire understood to be standing down over ill health, as he is due to undergo major surgery within weeksNorthern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire has stood down from his post amid reports of ill health.Mr Brokenshire – who has held the job since July 2016 – is understood to be preparing to undergo major surgery within the next few […]

Horrific New Year’s Day assault on a female police officer in Paris was filmed by her attackers as they kicked her around like a rag doll in ‘cowardly and criminal lynching’

Horrific New Year’s Day assault on a female police officer in Paris was filmed by her attackers as they kicked her around like a rag doll in ‘cowardly and criminal lynching’

Horrifying video footage has emerged of a female police officer and her boss being beaten in a Paris suburb. The incident took place in the early hours of Monday following an emergency call in Champigny-sur-Marne, an area to the south-east of the city. The unnamed police officer was filmed by gang members as she was kicked […]

US to announce further action against Pakistan in 24-48 hours: White House

US to announce further action against Pakistan in 24-48 hours: White House

A day after Washington confirmed suspending $255 million of military aid to Pakistan, the White House said that further action against Pakistan would be announced in the next 24-48 hours. Addressing a daily press briefing on Wednesday, US Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said that the actions being taken against Islamabad by Washington are a follow-up to Trump’s South […]

Trump threatens North Korea with a ‘much bigger’ nuclear button

Trump threatens North Korea with a ‘much bigger’ nuclear button

United States (US) President Donald Trump warned Kim Jong-Un on Tuesday that he has a “much bigger” nuclear button than the North Korean leader, as Washington dismissed the prospect of high-level talks between Pyongyang and Seoul. Trump launched the highly personal missive on Twitter hours after his Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Nikki Haley described the […]

US Centcom commander wants more aggressive Afghan push this year

US Centcom commander wants more aggressive Afghan push this year

The top American commander for the Middle East wants a more aggressive Afghan military pressuring Taliban and other insurgents over the normally quieter months of Afghanistan’s winter, and then quickly going on the offensive in the spring. It’s all part of a plan the United States hopes will change the course of a war now […]

Here’s what Washington should do about Yemen

Here’s what Washington should do about Yemen

  Ambassador Nikki Haley pulled no punches at her Dec 14 media conference in a US Air Force hangar at Anacostia-Bolling. Taking what she called the “extraordinary step” of displaying missile parts that had been declassified for the event, she told reporters that it was Tehran that had supplied the equipment used by Houthi militants trying to […]

Worst fire in New York fire in decades kills 12 in the Bronx

Worst fire in New York fire in decades kills 12 in the Bronx

A fire tore through a Bronx apartment building on Thursday, killing at least 12 people, including a toddler, and leaving four others fighting for their lives in New York’s deadliest blaze in decades. The fire broke out around 6:51pm (2351 GMT) in a 25-apartment building near the Bronx Zoo, one of the most popular tourist […]