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Imran Khan to chair meeting of federal cabinet on Friday

Issues of national interest and affairs regarding ministers will be discussed in the meeting of the federal cabinet on Friday

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Kim and Moon to hold historic inter-Korean summit

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the South’s president Moon Jae-in were to meet at the Demilitarized Zone that divides their countries on Friday for a historic summit. The meeting on the southern side of the truce village of Panmunjom — only the third of its kind since the end of the 1950-53…

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UN Security Council meets over Syria in remote Swedish farmhouse

Backåkra, Sweden: The UN Security Council met in a secluded farmhouse on the southern tip of Sweden on Saturday in a bid to overcome deep divisions over how to end the war in Syria. In a first for the Council, which normally holds its annual brainstorming session in upstate New York, the 15 ambassadors and Secretary-General…

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Malala comes home: This is what she said…

ISLAMABAD: I can’t believe I am home, said Malala Yousafzai, her voice breaking. The 20-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner returned to Pakistan after six years. She was shot in Swat in 2012 for being a vocal supporter of education for girls. And so, Thursday was not a good day for the Taliban. The girl they tried…

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US once again tells Pakistan to “do more” against terrorists

WASHINGTON: United States has once again asked Pakistan to “do more” against terrorist organizations. “Vice President Pence reiterated President (Donald) Trump’s request that the Government of Pakistan must do more to address the continued presence of the Taliban, Haqqani Network, and other terrorist groups operating in their country,” a White House statement read. Pence reiterated…

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Chaudhry Nisar boycotts PM’s lunch, meeting

ISLAMABAD: Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, a leader of the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N), did not attend a lunch followed by a meeting organised by PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday. The PM had arranged the lunch in honour of PML-N lawmakers at Parliament, which was to be followed by a meeting. Despite being…

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PMLN meeting discuss political situation, Senate election

ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Muslim League(N) Muhammad Nawaz Sharif chaired a meeting of party leaders from Balochistan here on Monday and discussed the prevailing political situation and the upcoming Senate elections. According to party sources, Abdul Qadir Baloch, Sanaullah Zehri, Yaqoob Nasir, Saad Rafiq and others were present in the meeting.The leaders discussed the future political…

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MQM Rabita Committee summons meeting today at Bahadurabad

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) Rabita Committee has summoned a meeting today in afternoon at Bahadurabad Center, as well as they invited the party leader Farooq Sattar. In a press conference at Bahadurabad Center, Rabita Committee members said that we noted Farooq Sattar’s presser points and then Deputy Convener Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui called the meeting. Faisal…

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Fissure in MQM-P over Senate nominations

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) has been further split into two groups in an apparent blow to the party, Samaa reported Monday. According to our correspondent, the division surfaced following dispute over nominations for upcoming Senate election. Reports said a recent meeting of the party had agreed on awarding tickets to Barrister Farogh Naseem, Nasreen…

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Terror spate: Afghan government’s reaction based on misconceptions: NSC

ISLAMABAD: The National Security Committee (NSC) Friday strongly condemned recent spate of terror attacks in Afghanistan and observed that the reaction of the Afghan government was based on misconceptions created by certain foreign elements. The 18th meeting of the NSC met here under the chair of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and attended by Foreign…

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Nawaz Sharif reaches Karachi on two-day visit

KARACHI: Ex-premier Nawaz Sharif has reached Karachi for a two-day visit on Thursday, Samaa reported. This is his first visit to Sindh’s capital since being disqualified as the prime minister by the Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) in the Panama Papers Case. Upon his arrival, large number of party workers and supporters gathered at Karachi…

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U.N. meeting on Iran protests called by U.S. criticized at Security Council

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks at UN headquarters in New York, U.S., January 2, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson UNITED NATIONS: A United Nations Security Council meeting on Friday to discuss recent protests in Iran turned into criticism of the United States for requesting to meet on what some member states said was…

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Imran Khan summons Parliamentary Board meeting on Jan 16

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek Insaf (PTI) has summoned its Parliamentary Board meeting in Islamabad on January 16 to discuss preparations for general election 2018.  PTI Chairman Imran Khan will chair the meeting. The decision was taken in party meeting chaired by PTI Chairman Imran Khan at Bani Gala on Tuesday, a press release said. The meeting…

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Pakistan cannot be held responsible for collective failure in Afghanistan: NSC

ISLAMABAD: Voicing its deep disappointment with some of the recent statements made by US President Donald Trump, the National Security Committee said that Pakistan cannot be held responsible for the collective failure in Afghanistan. The statement came after the 17th meeting of the National Security Committee which was chaired by Prime Minister Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today…

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India says Kulbhushan Jadhav’s meeting with family ‘lacked credibility’

NEW DELHI: The Indian authorities have criticised Monday’s meeting between Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and his family members in Islamabad arranged by Pakistan as a goodwill gesture. In a statement, India’s Ministry of External Affairs said the meeting was an ‘exercise that lacked any credibility’. It further said that Jadhav was ‘under considerable stress, clearly…

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Javed Hashmi rejoins PML-N

ISLAMABAD: Veteran politician Javed Hashmi on Monday once again joined his former party Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Samaa reported. Hashmi meet the decision after meeting PML-N Chairman Nawaz Sharif at Punjab House in Lahore. Party leaders namely Saad Rafique, Ahsan Iqbal, Maryam Nawaz, Pervez Rasheed and Marriyum Aurangzeb were present in the meeting as well….

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Javed Hashmi returning to PML-N?

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Javed Hashmi will meet Nawaz Sharif on Monday, Samaa reported. The former party leader will meet the PML-N chairman at Sharif’s residence Jati Umra in Lahore. The meeting between Sharif and Hashmi is hinting the former party leader’s return to PML-N. Several PML-N workers in Multan have expressed…

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Sharifs rule out possibility of early elections.

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Muhammad Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif at Jati Umra on Friday. During the meeting, the Sharif brothers discussed the national political situation and matters pertaining to the party. The both leaders categorically ruled out the possibility of early elections. They also decided to…

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COAS discusses defence, economic cooperation with Iranian leadership

TEHRAN: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday met Iranian military and civilian leadership and discussed issues related to geo-strategic environment, defence and security and economic cooperation at bilateral as well as at the regional level. The Army chief, during an official visit to Iran, met Iranian Chief of General Staff…

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Bilawal chairs key PPP meeting

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was briefed about the arrangements and preparations being made for the public meeting to be held on October 18 in Hyderabad for paying tributes to the martyrs of Karsaz terror attack. The meeting which held at the Bilawal House on Wednesday was chaired by Chairman PPP Bilawal…

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COAS meets civil, military leadership in Australia

ISLAMABAD: General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) reached Australia on two days official visit on invitation of Australian Army Chief. Upon arrival at the Defence Forces Headquarters in Canberra, COAS was given a tri service Guard of Honour. The COAS called on Australian Army Chief Lieutenant General Angus J. Campbell and the…

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