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UN rights investigator calls for pressure on China, Russia over Myanmar abuses

UN rights investigator calls for pressure on China, Russia over Myanmar abuses

SEOUL: The United Nations’ independent investigator into human rights in Myanmar has called for international pressure on China and Russia to try to get them to oppose human rights abuses in Myanmar. UN special rapporteur Yanghee Lee, who was last week barred by the Myanmar government from visiting the country, singled out China and Russia […]

Pakistan High Commissioner calls on SAARC Secretary General to discuss SAARC process and promotion, goals and objectives

Pakistan High Commissioner calls on SAARC Secretary General to discuss SAARC process and promotion, goals and objectives

By: Asghar Ali Mubarak: January, 19, 2018 Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood called on the Secretary General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), Mr. Amjad Hussain B. Sial, during the latter’s visit to India. During the meeting, matters related to the SAARC process and promotion of its goals and objectives were […]

Alice G. Wells calls on Adviser on Finance Dr. Miftah Ismail

Alice G. Wells calls on Adviser on Finance Dr. Miftah Ismail

  Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) US Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Ambassador Alice G. Wells called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here Monday. They discussed current state of Pak-US ties with particular emphasis on economic cooperation. Adviser Miftah Ismail welcomed Ms. Wells and said that […]

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 […]

Pakistan Steel Melters Association delegation calls on MOS for Finance Rana Afzal

Pakistan Steel Melters Association delegation calls on MOS for Finance Rana Afzal

Islamabad: A delegation of Pakistan Steel Melters Association led by its Chairman Ch. Sarwar called on Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs, Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan here Tuesday.During the meeting tax related matters were discussed. The Minister said that the issues raised by the delegation would be taken up with Federal Board of […]

US Ambassador calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

US Ambassador calls on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance

Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) US Ambassador David Hale called on Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr. Miftah Ismail here on Tuesday. During the meeting matters relating to Pak-US economic cooperation were discussed. Mr. David Hale informed the Adviser about the forthcoming visits to Pakistan by US business delegations. He said that the delegation would look to make […]

Trump calls for tougher sanctions after North Korea missile

Trump calls for tougher sanctions after North Korea missile

Monitoring Desk President Donald Trump called for tougher sanctions against North Korea after it test-fired a ballistic missile on Sunday in an apparent attempt to test the South’s new liberal president and the US. “Let this latest provocation serve as a call for all nations to implement far stronger sanctions against North Korea,” the White […]

China calls for restraint after North Korea missile launch

China calls for restraint after North Korea missile launch

China called on Sunday for restraint and for no party to do anything to exacerbate tension after North Korea fired a ballistic missile in defiance of calls to rein in its weapons program. “Relevant Security Council resolutions have clear rules about North Korea using ballistic missile technology to carry out launches. China opposes relevant launch […]

Former President Asif Ali Zardari calls for freedom of expression, RTI Legislation and end to impunity of crimes against media persons

Former President Asif Ali Zardari calls for freedom of expression, RTI Legislation and end to impunity of crimes against media persons

“There is a systematic erosion of freedom of expression in the name of ideology and national security on the one hand and crimes against media persons are being committed with impunity on the other”. This has been stated by former President Asif Ali Zardari in a message on the international Press Freedom Day on Wednesday […]

PPP calls for making inquiry report in Dawn leaks made public

PPP calls for making inquiry report in Dawn leaks made public

Islamabad April 30, 2017: The Pakistan People’s Party calls upon the government to make public the inquiry report in the so called Dawn leaks to allay a host of doubts and misgivings. In a statement Spokesperson Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the unceremonious sacking of Special Assistant Mr. Tariq Fatemi and Principal Information Officer Mr. […]

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SOHAIL AMAN CALLS ON PM NAWAZ

ISLAMABAD (News Desk) – Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman has on Monday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad. During the meeting, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the government will ensure provision of all necessary resources for further advancement of Pakistan Air Force (PAF). The prime minister also appreciated […]

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal Agencies Pakistan Test Captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Sunday said that players involved in spot-fixing scandals should not be allowed to return to the field again. Speaking to the media about the recent Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing scandal, Misbah said players involved should be […]