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Pakistan to host international conference on maritime economy

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The chairman of the parliamentary committee for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Mushahid Hussain Syed said that Gwadar port was the pivotal point of the corridor. The senator said that maritime economy is crucial to the country’s economic state of affairs. Mushahid Hussain …

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Indian forces shelled Neelam Valley’s Mirpura

MUZAFFARABAD -UNS – In another violation of LoC ceasefire, Indian forces on Sunday shelled Neelam Valley’s Mirpura village with mortar bombs. According to sources, the mortar bombs landed 150 meters away from the residential area. No loss of life or property damage has been reported …

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Universality of Human Rights: Myth or Reality

By Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai “No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.” Article 5, Universal Declaration of Human Rights The statement of Mr. Ban Ki-moon – UN Secretary General deserves an appreciation who wants to console …

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94,594 Kashmiris martyr by Indian troops since January 1989

ISLAMABAD: Indian troops, in their unabated acts of state terrorism, have martyred 94,594 innocent Kashmiris, including 7,076 in custody, since January 1989 till date. A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service on the occasion of the World Human Rights Day, on …

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Five killed in shoot-out in held-Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIAN-OCCUPIED KASHMIR: Five suspected rebels and a civilian were killed in a shoot-out with Indian forces in southern held-Kashmir, police said on Friday, sparking fresh unrest after months of deadly violence. The battle broke out when soldiers and police surrounded a house around 45 …

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Pakistan to welcome Afghan suggestion: Use $500m aid for fencing border,education of refugees

President Ashraf Ghani’s at Heart of Asia Conference at Amritsar blamed Pakistan for all the ills in Afghanistan. In his pursuit to please his Indian masters he even mocked Pakistan’s pledge of $500 Million for reconstruction of Afghanistan. His remarks and gestures implied that Pakistan …

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Bollywood actor reacts to Junaid Jamshed’s loss

MUMBAI -UNS : Tributes and condolences continued to pour in on social media as soon as Pakistani media broke the news of death of singer-turned-evangelist Junaid Jamshed in a PIA plane crash yesterday. Popular social networking websites including Facebook and Twitter were flooded with tweets …

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‘China’s role in Afghan peace process beneficial for region’

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Historians attending the concluding sessions of the 24th conference of International Association of Historians of Asia conference on Asian History, Culture and Environment: Vernacular and Oriental Paradigms eulogized China’s role in the region for greater peace. At least 50 historians, scholars and …

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The Simla Agreement: Help or Hindrance

By Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai The mass uprising of the people of Kashmir against Indian military occupation has evoked two reactions from the Government of India. One is extreme repression and the second is the threat of war. On September 24, 2016, Mr. Narendra Modi, …

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Top UN leadership calls for resumption of Pakistan-India dialogue

NEW YORK -UNS – The top UN leadership has called for resumption of dialogue and de-escalation of tensions between India and Pakistan in their meetings with Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Syed Tariq Fatemi in New York. During his visit, the MoS met Deputy …

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