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All torched GB schools to to be opened by September 1 to ‘defeat the terrorists’: official

All torched GB schools to to be opened by September 1 to ‘defeat the terrorists’: official

The government of Gilgit-Baltistan on Monday decided that classes will resume on September 1 at all schools of Diamer district, including those attacked by extremists last week. “The government has decided to reopen the educational institutions to defeat the terrorists,” GB government spokesman Faizullah Faraq told DawnNewsTV. The government has directed officials of the schools and […]

Suicide attack kills three Nato soldiers in Afghanistan: official

Suicide attack kills three Nato soldiers in Afghanistan: official

A suicide bomber killed three foreign soldiers in an attack on a patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, Nato’s mission in the country said. “Three Resolute Support service members were killed by a suicide bomber during a combined, dismounted patrol with Afghan forces in eastern Afghanistan,” it said in a statement. A US member of […]

At least 10 killed in attack on Afghan govt office: official

At least 10 killed in attack on Afghan govt office: official

Gunmen stormed an education department compound in Afghanistan’s restive east on Wednesday in an attack that left at least ten people dead, officials said. Ten others have been wounded in the second attack in Jalalabad city in as many days, Nangarhar provincial governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP. The sound of gunfire followed by a “big […]

Uzbek Foreign Minister H.E. Mr. Abdulaziz Kamilov, reached Islamabad on official visit to Pakistan

Uzbek Foreign Minister H.E. Mr. Abdulaziz Kamilov, reached Islamabad on official visit to Pakistan

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 13, 2018 Islamabad; H.E. Mr. Abdulaziz Kamilov, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan, along with a four-member delegation, visited Islamabad on Monday, 12 February 2018. During the visit, the Foreign Minister met with the Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Mr. Khawaja Muhammad Asif. He conveyed a letter from the Uzbek […]

Pakistan sacrifices 75000 civilian and 6000 military official. Says FO

Pakistan sacrifices 75000 civilian and 6000 military official. Says FO

Pakistan sacrifices 75000 civilian and 6000 military official. Says FO Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The spokesman ministry of foreign affairs Pakistan said that Pakistan has sacrificed 75,000 civilians & 6000 soldiers to the scourge of terrorism (we have one of the highest officer-to-soldier casualty rate globally) and suffered economic losses worth USD 123 bn Pakistan […]

Special Committee consisting 8 Ministers will supervise Hajj operations 2018, Sardar Yousaf

Special Committee consisting 8 Ministers will supervise Hajj operations 2018, Sardar Yousaf

  Special Committee consisting 8 Ministers will supervise Hajj operations 2018, Sardar Yousaf official high level delegation paid homage to the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) on behalf of people of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Islamabad (Asghar Ali Mubarak) A meeting of the Standing Committee on Religious Affairs and Inter-Faith Harmony held today in the Committee Room # […]

Official response of Government of Pakistan on Trump’s latest tweet on Pakistan

Official response of Government of Pakistan on Trump’s latest tweet on Pakistan

The seventeenth meeting of the National Security Committee was chaired by Prime Minister Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today in Islamabad to review the emerging strategic situation in the region and beyond. Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Prof Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Interior, Mr. Khurram Dastgir, Minister for Defence, General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, Chairman […]

One security official martyred in central Kurram Agency operation

One security official martyred in central Kurram Agency operation

Our Correspondent     PESHAWAR:  At least one security official was martyred while two, including a military captain, were injured in an intelligence based operation carried out in Central Kurram Agency, a security official said. According to the official, a number of militants were reportedly killed in the ensuing clash near Khoedad Khel. He said […]

Top national security official to leave Justice Department

Top national security official to leave Justice Department

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON — The official leading the Justice Department’s investigation into whether President Donald Trump’s campaign had ties to Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election is leaving her position next month. Acting Assistant Attorney General Mary B. McCord told the staff of the department’s national security division this week she is leaving to pursue […]

Official: White House, Pentagon miscommunicated on aircraft carrier’s location

Official: White House, Pentagon miscommunicated on aircraft carrier’s location

Web Desk As the White House was talking about sending a naval “armada” to the Korean Peninsula, the very ships in question were on their way to participate in military exercises in the Indian Ocean, some 3,500 miles in the opposite direction. A senior administration official blamed a miscommunication between the Pentagon and the White […]

North Korean official blames Trump for rising tensions on Korean Peninsula

North Korean official blames Trump for rising tensions on Korean Peninsula

News Desk North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Han Song Ryol told the Associated Press that Pyongyang will not “keep its arms crossed” in the face of a possible preemptive strike by the U.S. Han warned North Korea will “go to war if they choose.” “If the U.S. comes with reckless military maneuvers then we will […]