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PM, army chief discuss security situation

PM, army chief discuss security situation

Prime Minister Imran Khan and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa  met on Wednesday to discuss the prevailing law and order situation following protests erupted in several cities of the country soon after the Supreme Court acquitted Aasia Bibi in a blasphemy case.Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry wrote on Twitter, saying that the country’s important issues and matter of law and […]

Army chief, Qatari deputy PM discuss regional security

Army chief, Qatari deputy PM discuss regional security

RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday has met Qatari deputy Prime Minister at GHQ in Rawalpindi. During the meeting, matters related to mutual cooperation and regional security were discussed. Army chief reiterated to continue efforts for the peace in the region.The Qatari deputy PM lauded Pakistan’s strategies regarding […]

Libya seeks UN ‘security’ support

Libya seeks UN ‘security’ support

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – After a month of militia clashes that left more than 100 people dead, Libya’s UN-backed foreign minister on Friday called for the country’s UN political mission to transform into a “security and stability” support role.Mohamed Siala, foreign minister of the UN-backed Libyan unity government, did not specify if he had in […]

Peace, Security And Develop-Ment To Remain an Illusion without Active Participation of women, Eradicating Gender Discrimination. Sehar Kamran

Peace, Security And Develop-Ment To Remain an Illusion without Active Participation of women, Eradicating Gender Discrimination. Sehar Kamran

Europe: Chief Ikram uddin: September, 28, 2018 Senator(R)Sehar Kamran T.I, currently member of Senate Forum for Policy Research(SFPR)and president of Center for Pakistan and Gulf Studies (CPGS), while representing Pakistan at the second Eurasian Forum being held in St. Petersburg,Russia,has said that women have a vital role to play to ensure and promote peace, prosperity […]

Iran will have hell to pay: US national security adviser

Iran will have hell to pay: US national security adviser

United States National Security Adviser John Bolton on Tuesday said   Iran will have “hell to pay”, if the US, its citizens or allies are targeted, BBC reported. Iran warns US, Israel of revenge after parade attack The former US envoy to the United Nations (UN) delivered the warning while speaking at the United Against Nuclear Iran summit […]

‘Foolproof’ security arrangements as nation braces for Ashura

‘Foolproof’ security arrangements as nation braces for Ashura

“Foolproof” security arrangements have been made nationwide to ensure the peaceful passage of Ashura.Home Secretary Sindh Qazi Kabeer said on Wednesday cellular services will remain suspended across areas declared sensitive. Traffic plans have also been formulated.In a statement, Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Khan Afridi emphasised the prime minister’s desires of state institutions securing citizens’ lives and […]

CJ takes notice of Justice Siddiqui’s startling allegations against security agency

CJ takes notice of Justice Siddiqui’s startling allegations against security agency

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Sunday took notice of Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui’s startling criticism of the country’s premier intelligence agency a day earlier. Justice Siddiqui, while addressing the Rawalpindi Bar Association on Saturday, had claimed that the agency’s personnel were manipulating judicial proceedings against the Sharif family. “Their [the agency’s] personnel get benches formed at […]

ISPR warns against ‘fake security threats’

ISPR warns against ‘fake security threats’

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Thursday warned that fake security alerts— being attributed to the army’s media wing — for various cities are being circulated on social media. “Fake threat alerts for various cities are being circulated on social media quoting ISPR — no such alerts are issued by the ISPR,” the statement issued by […]

With polls looming, KP police given less than 50pc of funds needed for election day security

With polls looming, KP police given less than 50pc of funds needed for election day security

A severe lack of funds provided to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) police force in the run-up to the elections has raised fears that security arrangements for the polls ─ just six days away ─ in the province will be greatly affected. Police high-ups told DawnNewsTV on Thursday that despite the police department submitting a Rs369 million election […]

Dubious poll role for security forces

Dubious poll role for security forces

EMPOWERED by parliament and constitutionally autonomous, the Election Commission of Pakistan is responsible for organising and conducting the general election. In the discharge of its duties, the ECP is also empowered to request the assistance of the executive and state institutions where it deems assistance necessary. It had been hoped that the first general election to […]

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