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Consensus needed on refugee citizenship issue: PM Imran

Consensus needed on refugee citizenship issue: PM Imran

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said a consensus would be reached on the issue of granting citizenship to Afghan and Bengali refugees before a final decision is taken by the government.“Before taking a final decision on the matter, a consensus will be reached,” said the prime minister while addressing the floor of the Lower House.He […]

SC to form own team over Kalabagh Dam construction issue

SC to form own team over Kalabagh Dam construction issue

ISLAMABAD;The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday said that Kalabagh Dam construction is imperative for the survival of Pakistan. During the hearing of the case, the CJP remarked that Kalabagh Dam issue is not that simple therefore; it should be renamed as ‘Pakistan Dam’. CJP asserted that if Pakistan does not […]

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

Will clean Karachi in 6 months, resolve water issue within 3 years: Shehbaz

KARACHI ;Former Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that arrangements for clean Karachi and water availability at homes will be done within 6 months and 3 years respectively. In his address to a gathering of traders in Karachi, Shehbaz said that sit- ins caused loss to the country however, load shedding issue […]

Ticket issue: PTI workers protest outside Imran Khan’s residence

Ticket issue: PTI workers protest outside Imran Khan’s residence

ISLAMABAD ;Angry workers and candidates of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) who weren’t issued tickets by the party leadership on Saturday staged a protest demonstration outside party chairman Imran Khan’s residence in Bani Gala. The agitated party workers blocked the road leading towards Imran Khan’s residence. The PTI candidates who weren’t issued party tickets for the forthcoming […]

Pakistan To Raise Kishaganga Dam Issue With WB: Chaudhry

Pakistan To Raise Kishaganga Dam Issue With WB: Chaudhry

Pakistan Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Chaudhry has said that Pakistan planning to consult with the World Bank on the Kishanganga Dam issue. This he stated while addressing a seminar under the title of ‘Pakistan and Unites States A Lasting Partnership’ on Saturday.The Ambassador while talking about Palestine issued urged the US to play its […]

Norway urges India, Pakistan for dialogue on Kashmir issue

Norway urges India, Pakistan for dialogue on Kashmir issue

By News Desk The Norwegian Foreign Minister, on Tuesday, called for dialogue between Pakistan and India to resolve the Kashmir issue, Radio Pakistan reported. Borge Brende made the comments in response to a motion tabled by leader of the Christian Democratic Party, Knut Arild Hareide on the human rights violations being committed by the Indian forces […]

India stands totally exposed on issue of terror financing in Pakistan: FO

India stands totally exposed on issue of terror financing in Pakistan: FO

By News Desk Rejecting New Delhi’s brouhaha over the death sentencing of an Indian spy, Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said on Saturday that India stands totally exposed on the issue of terror financing and perpetrating subversive acts in Pakistan. A Pakistani military court has recently sentenced Kulbushan Jadhav – an Indian national– to death […]

PTI to take up ‘crucial issue’ in parliament: Mazari

PTI to take up ‘crucial issue’ in parliament: Mazari

By Our Corr PHOTO: EXPRESS ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will take up the ‘crucial issue’ of Pakistan joining the Saudi-led military alliance in parliament. PTI MNA Dr Shireen Mazari revealed this while talking to The Express Tribune on Friday. “The big question is why parliament was not consulted on such a major issue given the earlier parliament’s […]

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 […]

Indonesian Islamic council to issue fatwa against fake news

Indonesian Islamic council to issue fatwa against fake news

Indonesia’s highest Muslim clerical council is to issue an edict, or fatwa, declaring the spreading of fake news un-Islamic, the organisation‘s chairman said on Wednesday. Indonesia has one of the world’s highest number of Facebook and Twitter users, and the biggest Muslim population, and concern is growing that fake news is fuelling religious and ethnic […]