Middle East

Air raids on last IS pocket in south Syria kill 26 civilians: monitor

Air raids on last IS pocket in south Syria kill 26 civilians: monitor

BEIRUT (AFP) – Twenty-six civilians were killed in air strikes Friday on areas controlled by the Islamic State jihadist group in southern Syria s Daraa province, a war monitor said. Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said 11 children were among those killed in day-long strikes by regime and allied […]

Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after soldier killed

Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after soldier killed

GAZA CITY (AFP) – Israeli forces unleashed a wave of deadly strikes across the Gaza Strip on Friday after a soldier was shot dead along the border. A ceasefire agreement was reached early Saturday after Egyptian and United Nations mediation, a spokesman for Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas said, reducing fears of a wider conflict. On Friday, […]

Palestinians call for ‘revenge’ at funeral of boy killed by Israeli fire

Palestinians call for ‘revenge’ at funeral of boy killed by Israeli fire

GAZA CITY: Thousands of Palestinians on Saturday attended the funeral of the 11-year-old son of a Hamas military commander killed by Israeli fire in the southern Gaza Strip, with mourners demanding “revenge”. Yasser Abu al-Naja, whose father is a member of Hamas’s military wing, was shot in the head on Friday in border clashes near the southern city […]

President Mamnoon Hussain and President Emomali Rahmon of Tajikistan agree to deepen bilateral relations

President Mamnoon Hussain and President Emomali Rahmon of Tajikistan agree to deepen bilateral relations

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, June 09, 2018 President Mamnoon Hussain, who is on a visit to Qingdao, China, to attend the 18th meeting of the Council of Heads of State of SCO Member States today met H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon, President of Tajikistan on the sidelines of the Qingdao Summit. Both leaders held in-depth consultations […]

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

 Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award

By Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 14, 2018-02-14 Manama, Bahrain; Honour for Pakistani media. Pakistan’s seasoned journalist Mr. Khalid Athar honoured with Bahrain most prestigious award. His Excellency engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammad minister of telecommunications kingdom of Bahrain presented annual award for Tele times international to its chief editor Mr. Khalid Athar at MEET ICT […]

World Radio Day observed in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports” Radio Pakistan is playing vital role for promotion of sports, Javed Khan Jadoon

World Radio Day observed in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports” Radio Pakistan is playing vital role for promotion of sports, Javed Khan Jadoon

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad , The World Radio Day observed today in Pakistan with theme “Radio and Sports”. On World Radio Day a seminar was organized by News and Current Affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan in Islamabad on Tuesday to mark the day. The speakers lauded the vital role being played by Radio Pakistan in […]

Islamabad: Pakistani and Turkmenistan’s  Foreign Ministers expressed satisfaction on the current level of bilateral relationship between two countries 

Islamabad: Pakistani and Turkmenistan’s  Foreign Ministers expressed satisfaction on the current level of bilateral relationship between two countries 

Asghar Ali Mubarak: 16 Jan 2018 Islamabad: On the invitation of Foreign Minister, Mr. Khawaja Muhammad Asif, the Deputy Chairman of Cabinet of Ministers/Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, Mr. Rashid Meredov visited Islamabad on 15-16 January 2018. The Turkmen Foreign Minister was accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising Minister of Energy, State Minister and […]

Pakistan’s delegation makes important headway’s at Tehran’s parliamentary moot of Muslim countries

Pakistan’s delegation makes important headway’s at Tehran’s parliamentary moot of Muslim countries

  Islamabad; (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The plight of the innocent people of Kashmir figured high as the preliminary meetings of the various Standing Committees of the Parliamentary Union of the Islamic Countries (PUIC)commenced their meetings ahead of the 13th Session of the PUIC, which opens here in Tehran on January 16. According to a message received from Tehran, […]

Ambassador of UAE calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Ambassador of UAE calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Islamabad: By.Asghar Ali Mubarak  The Ambassador of UAE, Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Alzaabi called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Miftah Ismail here Friday. Ambassador Hamad discussed with the Adviser matters concerning Pak-UAE collaboration in different spheres. He said there was need to foster collaboration in health and education sectors which would ultimately help […]

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 […]

Japanese FM visit to Pakistan for renewed relations in the background of fast changing regional and global scenarios

Japanese FM visit to Pakistan for renewed relations in the background of fast changing regional and global scenarios

Islamabad(News Desk) After a hiatus of eight years, high level diplomatic contact between Pakistan and Japan was renewed with the visit of Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono to Islamabad on January 3-4, 2018. Mr. Kono’s visit served to advance Pakistan-Japan bilateral ties in the background of fast changing regional and global scenarios. Last year also […]

Federal Minister of Energy, Mining and Industry of Bosnia & Herzegovina held a bilateral meeting with Rana Tanveer Hussain

Federal Minister of Energy, Mining and Industry of Bosnia & Herzegovina held a bilateral meeting with Rana Tanveer Hussain

By.Azmat Ali Islamabad;H.E Mr. Nermin Dzendic, Federal Minister of Energy, Mining and Industry of Bosnia & Herzegovina held a bilateral meeting with Rana Tanveer Hussain Federal Minister for Defence Production at Ministry of Defence Production Rawalpindi. Secretary Defence Production Lt Gen (Retd) Muhammad Ejaz Chaudhary and other high officials also attended the meeting. Federal Minister […]

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