Pak– Palestine relations to further strengthen - Palestinian President arrives in Islamabad today
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will arrive in Islamabad today on three-day visit to hold talks with Pakistani leadership over diverse issues. According to Foreign Office spokesperson, this would be his third visit to Pakistan. He will be accompanied by a seventeen member delegation, including five ministers. The Palestinian President will have a one-on-one meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif followed by delegation-level talks.
Government's policies are directed towards empowering the people – PM
While talking to MNA Ghulam Bibi Bharwana who called on him in Islamabad today, Nawaz Sharif says that all the development and welfare schemes of the present government are aimed at serving the people of Pakistan and putting the country on the track to realize its fullest potential. The parliamentarians should maintain an active liaison with people of their respective constituencies in view to obtain their valued input and feedback.
Trumps visa bans affects new Administration - US courts suspend Trump’s decision against Muslims
Federal judges in three states followed one in New York in barring authorities from deporting travelers affected by US President Donald Trump’s executive order imposing restrictions on immigration from seven Muslim-majority nations. The judges in Massachusetts, Virginia and Washington State issued their rulings late on Saturday or early on Sunday.
US says green card holders exempted from travel ban
President Donald Trump´s administration stressed Sunday that permanent residents get a reprieve from his ban on travelers from seven Muslim countries, after the order triggered confusion over its implementation. "Green card holders as a matter of a policy are exempt from the EO (executive order) through the national interest waiver," a senior administration official told reporters on a White House conference call.
War with USA becoming 'practical reality': Chinese military official
According to a Chinese military official, an armed clash between the United States of America and China is becoming a practical reality, so long as Donald Trump is the President of USA. These strong assumptions were made by Liu Guoshun, a member of the national defense mobilization unit of China's Central Military Commission, on January 20, the day Trump was sworn in as the new President of the United States.
Canada offers temporary home to those stranded by Trump order
Canada will offer temporary residence to people stranded in the country as a result of US President Donald Trump´s travel ban, the immigration ministry
Terror attack in Canada-6 killed in mosque shooting in Canada's Quebec
Six people were killed and eight wounded when gunmen opened fire at a Quebec mosque during Sunday night prayers, in what Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called a “terrorist attack on Muslims”.
- Donald Trump's so-called Muslim ban is unnecessary and wrong. It'll do more harm than good- The Telegraph