My relationship with military ‘exceptional says Imran

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated that his government’s relationship with the country’s powerful military was ‘exceptional and the Opposition’s narrative regarding a rift between the two was ‘dead and buried’, a media report said Tuesday. Continue Reading

Imran’s party lags behind in local body’s election

The opposition parties in Pakistan are celebrating their victory after the ruling Imran Khan’s party Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf failed to retain its popularity during the first phase of the local government elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, reported local media. Continue Reading

Imran warned against visiting Peshawar before polls

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday warned Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan against flouting its code of conduct hours before he inaugurated a health insurance scheme in Peshawar, Dawn reported. Continue Reading

Pakistan to join UN call to prevent Afghan’s collapse

Pakistan is gearing up to ramp up the Kashmir dispute against India along with joining the United Nations call for immediate intervention to prevent an expected economic collapse of Afghanistan. Continue Reading

Pakistan’s debt rises to Rs 149 trillion during Imran-led govt

As Pakistan’s financial debt continues to mount, the country’s total debt rose to Rs.149 trillion during three years under Imran Khan-led-Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government, according to an annual report released by the State Bank of Pakistan, the country’s vernacular media reported. Continue Reading

Musharraf calls his conviction as a ‘personal vendetta’

Pakistan’s ailing former dictator said the death sentence given to him by a court in a treason case is based on a ‘personnel vendetta’. It was Pervez Musharraf’s first reaction to court verdict, which had already been denounced by the country’s powerful military. Continue Reading

India takes up Pak’s denial of airspace use to PM’s flight with intl body

Sources said India regrets Pakistan’s decision to yet again deny overflight clearance for the VVIP special flight which is otherwise granted routinely by any normal country. India has taken up the issue of denial of overflight clearance with the relevant international civil aviation body, they said. Continue Reading

Trump ready to mediate on Kashmir if asked by India, Pakistan: US

US President Donald Trump is ready to mediate between India and Pakistan on the issue of Kashmir only if asked by both the countries, a senior administration official said reiterating that the onus for peace talks lies on Islamabad by taking sustained and irreversible actions against terrorist groups. Continue Reading