Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Dhaka: The United Nations Security Council, after visiting the Rohingya camp here on Sunday, said that there was no magic solution.The UNSC team comprising of delegates from five permanent members China, France, Russia, UK and the US, and 10 other non-permanent members visited the Kutupalong refugee camp at Tombru...
In the grainy, night-time video, journalist Angel Gahona, clad in jeans and a blue shirt, holds up a cellphone and narrates as he approaches the facade of city hall in Bluefields, Nicaragua, reporting live via Facebook on protests that have rocked the Central American nation for four days. Seconds later...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s supreme court Friday banned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from participating in elections for life, as his embattled ruling party prepares for nationwide polls due later this year. The ruling was the latest in a series of blows to Sharif who was ousted from the premiership over graft...
Islamabad: Pakistan's former dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf, who has to appear before a special Pakistani court in a high treason case, is likely to return from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next month, a leader of Pakistan Awami Ittehad has said.The 74-year-old retired general has been living in...
Washington D.C: United States President Donald Trump believes that the upcoming groundbreaking talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be a "tremendous success"."I think North Korea is going to go very well, I think we will have tremendous success... We have a lot of support," Trump told...
Islamabad: Islamabad High Court issued notices regarding the petition filed by Jamaat Ud Dawa Chief Hafiz Saeed on Friday.Saeed had challenged the presidential ordinance, which banned JuD for being on the watchlist of the United Nations, claiming it to jeopardise former's sovereign rights. He stated in the petition that he...
Kirshna Kumari Kolhi from Pakistan’s Sindh province has become the first-ever Hindu Dalit woman Senator in the Muslim-majority country, the Pakistan People’s Party has said. Kolhi, 39, from Thar, is a member of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari-led Pakistan People’s Party (PPP). She was elected Senator on a minority seat from Sindh. The...
Ivanka Trump’s going to visit South Korea later this week could include far more than attending the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics. Ivanka is also set to meet with South Korean officials in Seoul, with efforts to arrange talks between the U.S. and North Korea ahead of any denuclearization (remove nuclear...
New Delhi: India and Iran today signed a lease for the Shahid Beheshti Port at Chabahar between Iran's Port and Maritime Organisation and India Ports Global Limited. Chabahar Port lies just 90 km from the China-sponsored Gwadar Port in Pakistan. The Chabahar project in south-eastern Iran is significant as...
Washington: Pakistan is developing new types of nuclear weapons, including short-range tactical ones, that bring more risks to the region, America's intelligence chief warned today.Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats' remarks came days after a group of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists struck the Sunjuwan Military Camp in Jammu on Saturday, killing...