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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 […]

At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’

At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’

 At UN moot, India calls Pakistan ‘world’s terrorism factory’ By News Desk NEW DELHI: An Indian diplomat left diplomacy at home on Wednesday as she accused Pakistan of becoming the world’s terrorism factory. Speaking at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Nabanita Chakrabarti, the Indian diplomat to the UNHRC, also accused Pakistan of supporting cross-border […]

Turkish president Erdogan calls Netherlands ‘Nazi remnants, fascists’

Turkish president Erdogan calls Netherlands ‘Nazi remnants, fascists’

Turkish president Erdogan calls Netherlands ‘Nazi remnants, fascists’ By AFP Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan branded the Netherlands “Nazi remnants, fascists” on Saturday after the Dutch government withdrew permission for his Foreign Minister to land there. Rotterdam city authorities had on Friday withdrawn permission for him to attend a meeting to rally support for President Tayyip […]

Xi calls for ‘great wall of iron’ to safeguard restive Xinjiang

Xi calls for ‘great wall of iron’ to safeguard restive Xinjiang

Xi calls for ‘great wall of iron’ to safeguard restive Xinjiang REUTERS BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for a “great wall of iron” to safeguard the restive western region of Xinjiang after a top official said Islamist separatists pose the “most prominent” challenge to the country’s stability. Xi made the comments at […]

AJK President calls on UNSC to hold urgent debate on Kashmir issue

AJK President calls on UNSC to hold urgent debate on Kashmir issue

BRUSSELS: President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has asked United Nation Security Council (UNSC) to urgently conduct a debate on issue of Kashmir specially violation of human rights in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK). He was addressing as a chief guest at a conference titled, “Kashmir Conflict and International Opinion” organized by Kashmir […]

Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban, calls for ´compassionate America´

Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban, calls for ´compassionate America´

LOS ANGELES: Actress and human rights advocate Angelina Jolie on Thursday said US President Donald Trump´s executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries hurts vulnerable refugees and could fuel extremism. Without directly naming Trump, Jolie, who has served as a special envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, said in a New […]