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World sees Pakistan as an ideal destination for investment: PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said the global community was looking towards Pakistan as the most significant country in the world, blessed with huge strategic and investment opportunities. The prime minister, speaking to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senators who called on him here in the PM chamber at Parliament, said that this was made possible due to the hectic...

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Zarb-e-Azb: Corps commanders conference review operational progress

RAWALPINDI: General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff presided over a Corps Commanders Conference at General Headquarters here on Tuesday. According to ISPR, the forum was given comprehensive briefings on internal and external security situation of the country. Participants of the conference also took holistic view of the emerging geo strategic environment and its relevance to security of Pakistan. While...

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Pakistan, China agree to further strengthen ties

ZHENGZHOU: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang on Tuesday agreed to further strengthen bilateral relations in diverse fields, particularly in economy and energy sectors. Both leaders discussed bilateral relations and regional situation as they met on the sidelines of 14th SCO Heads of Government meeting here. Implementation on Economic Corridor Project and energy and infrastructure development...

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PM Nawaz at SCO: Pakistan seeing challenges to state sovereignty and territorial integrity

ZHENGZHOU: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif while attending the 14th Heads of Government Council meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in China on Tuesday reaffirmed Pakistan's commitment to counter-terrorism and combating crime. "We reaffirm our commitment to collectively confront the challenges of extremism, separatism, terrorism, human and drug trafficking, organised crime and environmental and natural disasters," the premier told the...

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Khuhro dares federal govt to impose governor rule in Sindh

KARACHI: Senior Sindh Minister Nisar Khuhro has dared the Federal government to come forward and declare governor’s rule in Sindh. “You want to undermine the significance of democratic institutions by imposing governor’s rule (in Sindh),” Nisar Khuhro said in a statement issued here. Expressing his surprise, Khuhro said ‘you want to adopt the path of 1999 in a province where...

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SC rejects Mumtaz Qadri’s review appeal against death sentence

Supreme Court has rejected Mumtaz Qadri's review appeal against his death sentence. Mumtaz Qadri was awarded death sentence for murdering the then Punjab Governor Salman Taseer in 2011.

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Nawaz leaves for China to attend SCO meeting

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for China today (Monday) to attend the meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). PM Nawaz will lead the Pakistan delegation to the SCO Heads of Government Council Meeting which is being held in Zhengzhou, China on December 14-15. On the sidelines of the SCO meeting, Prime Minister will have a bilateral meeting...

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Ayaz Sadiq slams ECP after notice from NA-122 tribunal

LAHORE: Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq on Sunday blasted the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) terming the constitutional body 'incompetent' to hold elections. The criticism comes a day after an election tribunal had issued a notice to the NA Speaker on a petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Abdul Aleem Khan alleging irregularities and pre-poll rigging in the NA-122...

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We have no bangles on our wrists, Khursheed Shah warns Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Calling Sindh a strong pillar of the Federation, opposition leader in the National Assembly, Syed Khursheed Shah on Saturday warned that if Sindh was shaken the entire building would begin to develop cracks. Talking to newsmen here, Khursheed Shah regretted that Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar has once again issued a threat to Sindh. Shah added if Prime Minsiter Nawaz...

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Attempts being made to de-track Karachi operation: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan has said attempts are being made to de-track Karachi operation. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad this afternoon, he said dilly-dallying tactics being adopted by the Sindh Government over the issue of extension of mandate of Rangers in Karachi amounts to playing with sensitive law and order situation there. The Minister regretted that...

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Pakistan committed to strong ties with regional countries: PM

ASHGABAT: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has underlined the need for enhanced regional integration and connectivity to reap the dividend of peace. Addressing the International Conference on Turkmenistan's Permanent Neutrality in Ashgabat on Saturday, he said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project has recently been launched which will go a long way in facilitating connectivity in the region. He said Pakistan...

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ATC hands over Dr Asim to NAB after police withdraw terror charges

KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Karachi on Friday handed over former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain to National Accountability Bureau. NAB officials took the close aide of former president Asif Ali Zardari into custody from outside the premises of the court. The ATC directed the top accountability body to produce Dr Asim in an accountability court to obtain his...

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Imran asks govt to address Baloch concerns on CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Thursday said the issue of Balochistan should be resolved though justice as military operation is no solution in the province. Khan was addressing a press conference after meeting Balochistan National Party (BNP) chief Akhtar Mengal at KP House. The Baloch nationalist leader invited Imran Khan to an All Parties Conference (APC) on...

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Hearing of Safoora carnage case to be held in military court

KARACHI: Interior Ministry on Thursday has approved the hearing of Safoora carnage case in military court. According to sources, the interior ministry dispatched a letter to the concerning military court, stating all the necessary details regarding case and information of the suspects. At least 45 people of the Shia Ismaili community, including 18 women, were killed in an armed attack...

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Normalisation of India-Pakistan ties vital for entire region: US

The United States has said normalisation of India-Pakistan relations is vital not only for both countries but also for the entire region. State Department spokesperson John Kirby said India and Pakistan "stood to benefit from practical cooperation," and the US encouraged both India and Pakistan to engage in direct dialogue aimed at reducing tensions.

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COAS meets Ghani, assures full support against terrorism

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday and pledged his continued support for intelligence sharing, operational coordination and reconciliation process for peace and stability in Afghanistan. According to ISPR here, the meeting focused on regional security with particular reference to the security situation and peace process in Afghanistan. Afghan President, while...

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Pakistan will continue to support Afghan peace process, Nawaz says

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif opened the fifth 'Heart of Asia ─ Istanbul process' ministerial conference in Islamabad on Wednesday. Nawaz, while addressing the conference, called for an intensification of efforts in order to "move forward from a conceptual domain to tangible landmarks for the implementation of concrete ideas, projects and visions in the heart of Asia". "Working for the...

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