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The first news conference given by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump since his upset election victory — coming only a few days before he is to take office — didn’t give any indications to allay the mounting uncertainties over the incoming administration. A bit over two months have passed since Donald Trump claimed victory in the U.S. elections but there seems no indication that Trump and his team have refined their campaign rhetoric into coherent...

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Pressing for immunity in Panama leaks case tantamount to admission of guilt: Sirajul Haq

LAHORE: Ameer Jamaat e Islami Senator Sirajul Haq has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Shari’s counsel was pressing for the immunity of his client in the Panama leaks case which was tantamount to admission of guilt. Talking to the media after the case hearing in Islamabad on Monday, he said the Prime Minister had emphatically stated in his address to the nation that he would not seek immunity...

Dynamic vision of PM to make Pakistan secure, stable: Marriyum

GUJRANWALA: Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb on Monday said it was the dynamic vision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to make Pakistan a secure, stable and prosperous country. Addressing the Workers Convention of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in Gujranwala, she said Chairman...

PM Nawaz doesn’t bow head before the powerful: Saad Rafique

GUJRANWALA: Federal Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique on Monday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif does not bow his head before the powerful as he is always on the right. While addressing a workers’ convention in Gujranwala, Rafique said that institutions...

Hamza gives a piece of his mind to opponents

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shahbaz Sharif lambasted his opponents during his media talk. Hamza Shahbaz expressed that they face the challenge of solving problems gallantly. He revealed that CM Punjab summons the meeting of health department...

PTI could not prove PM’s connection to London flats: PML-N leaders

ISLAMABAD: Spokesman to Prime Minister Dr Musadiq Malik on Monday expressed that PTI could not present even single evidence in court even after three weeks. He revealed this in a press conference alongside PML-N leader Daniyal Aziz. Dr Musadiq Malik professed that the court demanded clear evidences in Panamagate case however PTI’s evidences merely consists of newspaper clippings and hypothesis. Spokesperson...

PML-N ready for accountability: Kh Asif

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Defense Khawaja Asif on Monday said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is ready for any kind of accountability but the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) should also offer itself for accountability. Talking to the media outside Supreme Court, he said the PTI should explain...

Pakistan condoles with Iran over loss of lives

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday offered heartfelt condolences to the government and brotherly people of Iran over the tragic loss of precious lives in the fire accident in a shopping plaza in Tehran. “Our hearts go out for the bereaved families who have lost their...

Concrete steps needed to promote Islamic calligraphy: Irfan Siddiqui

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on National History and Literary Heritage, Irfan Siddiqui Friday termed calligraphy as a great Islamic legacy and said concrete steps needed to be taken for its promotion. He was speaking during his visit to the National Art Gallery...

Attempting to overshadow the Women’s March, Trump White House falsely claims inaugural attendance was tops

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Donald Trump’s White House came under fire Sunday for falsely accusing media of misreporting inaugural crowd numbers, after millions took to the streets in protest against the new president. The...

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OIC delegation to visit AJK in March: Secretary General

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KUALALUMPUR: The Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Mr. Sartaj Aziz, met the Secretary General of OIC Dr. Yousef Al-Othaime Thursday on the sidelines of the Extraordinary Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers, in Kuala Lumpur. The OIC Secretary General informed the Adviser that under instructions from President of Turkey Recep Tayyip...

Donald Trump sworn in as 45th US president

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump was sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States, taking the oath of office at the US Capitol as hundreds of thousands of ecstatic supporters cheered the historic handover of power. The 70-year-old...

Davos: Hammond admits ‘Brexit fog’ impact on investment

Chancellor Philip Hammond has acknowledged that Brexit uncertainty may cause firms to delay investment. Speaking at Davos, he said some firms were “quite understandably… waiting for the fog of Brexit to clear”. But Mr...

Relationship with Pakistan extraordinarily complicated: Obama

WASHINGTON: Describing the US’ relationship with Pakistan as extraordinarily complicated, the outgoing Obama administration has hoped that President-elect Donald Trump would deepen counter-terrorism cooperation with the country to...

Unjustified place of Aurangzeb in history

By Muhammad Amir Saleem Is really history a complex? Or! Is it a victim of self-inclined disposition? As a matter of fact, it is cruel – granting immense power to historians of portraying a character or event a shape of their liking: ‘Demon or Saint’.   History, thereby, never be called as...

A new strategic alliance

By Nazish Shehzadi The two countries in South Asia i.e. Pakistan and India are hostile neighbors and since their independence both of them have indulged in many conflicts.  Their deep animosity still persists. Great powers specifically United States has always tried to use India and Pakistan for her...

Pakistan Nuclear Security Regime and International Standards

By Saima Ali The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) describes nuclear security as prevention of, detection of, and response to, criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or directed at...

WOT: Years of occurrences and achievements

By Mehr Ispahani and Saima Ghazanfar The War on Terror had had a major impact on Pakistan after the 9/11 attacks in 2001. Pakistan Armed Forces had to face the threat of al-Qaeda and Taliban militants,...

State of education in Balochistan

Education is the right of every child that was born. We all know the importance of education in the modern era. No country can make progress and develop, without educating its citizens in science and technology. The nations, who are ruling the World have advanced much in technology. Without education,...

Emerging Globalization and its kinds

Globalization is a process in which the internationally products are getting exchanged. Not only the products, but also ideas, researches, topics, thoughts and so on. Industrial Emergence: It was deeply observed that the industrial emergence had brought drastic reforms to the world wide productions markets...

CPEC: A road towards peace & prosperity

Pakistan and China progressing fast, in the coming years Pakistan could be seen as economically stable and more secure state.   Currently, the china Pakistan economic corridor has been the most fervent...

Road Safety

Pakistan is a country which has laws for everything. But law enforcement is the thing, in which Pakistan lacks behind. People themselves don’t bother about safety and on the other side the law enforcers...

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