PM Nawaz Sharif urges UN Chief to use good offices for resolution of Kashmir issue- Kashmir core issue between Pakistan, India: FO
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a briefing to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the appalling human rights situation in Kashmir during their recent meeting in Davos, Switzerland. UN Spokesman Stephanes Dujarric in a briefing said the Secretary General listened carefully to the information given by Pakistani leader about the developments in the region.Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria says Kashmir is the core issue between Pakistan and India and it should be resolved in apeaceful way through dialogue. Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria says Kashmir is the core issue between Pakistan and India and it should be resolved in a peaceful way through dialogue.Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that India has no right to celebrate its Republic Day in occupied Kashmir as it has illegally occupied the territory.
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Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has inaugurated Multan Metro Bus Project
Initially 35 buses will be run and approximately 95,000 people will travel by these buses daily. He said escalators, lifts, generators, expansion joints and launching pads of the project have been imported from Europe.
Strong Education system imperative for bright future of the youth
President Mamnoon Hussain has emphasized the need for modernizing the education system keeping in view the national objectives.He was addressing the national education conference in Islamabad today.
US withdraws from Trans-Pacific partnership agreement
The United States has withdrawn from Trans-Pacific Partnership in a blow to its international allies. President Donald Trump signed an executive order in this regard pulling his country out of the 12-nation agreement which include The agreement was an important pillar of former President Barack Obama's Asia policy.
Yemen Army CLAIMS control of Port City of Mokha
Yemen army claims control of port city of Mokha Brigader General Ahmed Seif al-Yafai told media that his forces have entered the city and launched search operations.The latest development came almost three weeks after President Mansour Hadi's loyalists launched an offensive against the rebels and their allies on the country's south-western coast.
First day of Syrian peace talks end without breakthrough
A first day of indirect talks between Syrian rebels and the regime of Bashar al-Assad in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana ended on Monday without any apparent breakthrough, sources said.
White House warns China on trade, South China Sea
A Chinese navy formation, including the aircraft carrier Liaoning (C), during military drills in the South China Sea on January 2, 2017The White House warned China it will "defend" US and international "interests" in the South China Sea and that trade must be a "two-way street."
Myanmar asks ‘time’ to solve Rohingya crisis
Myanmar’s deputy defence chief on Monday urged the world to give his government “time and space” to solve a crisis involving the Rohingya Muslim minority amid concerns jihadists could exploit the situation.
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