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Kashmir – A smoldering paradise

By Mushtaq Ahmed Khan UN role  is very important to resolve the long standing issue of  in Kashmir. The Kashmir issue has four main actors at present, Pakistan, India, China and United Nations Organization (UNO). Pakistan’s stand on Kashmir is based on many principals. . …

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Karachi W-11 bus now a star attraction at Melbourne museum

AUSTRALIA -UNS : Known to be one of Karachi’s star attraction “Karachi W11” has now rightfully taken its place as a permanent exhibit at the Melbourne Museum of Australia. Resting in the workshop was an old, somewhat rusty, metal structure that had been running on …

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No military solution to decades’ long Afghan conflict: FO

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Foreign Office spokesperson Dr. Muhammad Faisal said on Thursday that Pakistan is committed to peace and security in Afghanistan and fully supports Afghan President’s peace initiatives. Speaking at a weekly briefing in Islamabad, he asserted that there is no military solution to …

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Huge corruption charges: NAB arrests powerful bureaucrat Fawad Hasan Fawad

LAHORE -UNS – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday arrested a powerful bureaucrat and ex-PM principle secretary  Fawad Hasan Fawad in the Ashiana Housing scam. The officer appeared before the court after the anit-graft body summoned today. It is pertinent ot remember that Fawad …

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“Prosperous Pakistan”: Campaign launched painting London’s iconic red double decker buses

ISLAMABAD -UNS : In a bid to showcase the rising economic prospects of Pakistan, a private investment group has launched “Prosperous Pakistan” campaign on London’s iconic red double decker buses to project Pakistan’s position as an important and emerging player in the world economy. The …

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Firefighters battle huge factory blaze in Karachi

KARACHI-UNS – A fire that erupted in a foam factory near a site area at Zia Chowk in Karachi on Thursday morning has intensified. As per details provided by the rescue officials, ten fire tenders, one snorkel and a water bowser are taking part in …

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SC expresses concern over huge hiking fuel prices

ISLAMABAD -UNS– Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday has expressed concern over hiking petroleum products’ prices and directed the authorities to submit explanation. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar conducted hearing of the suo motu case. During the proceedings, …

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Nawaz requests court to postpone verdict citing Kulsoom’s health

LONDON-UNS – Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday requested accountability court to postpone verdict in Avenfield reference for few days citing Kulsoom Nawaz’s critical health. He was talking to media outside Harley Street Clinic in London. Nawaz went on to say …

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Battle for Iran: Policy or regime change?

By James M. Dorsey Iran, in the latest of a series of incidents on its western and south-eastern borders, said it had disbanded a Pakistan-based cell of ant-Shiite militants in a clash this week on the Iranian side of the border. The clash, shrouded in …

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SC summons details of Musharraf, Zardari’s overseas assets

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday has summoned details of former presidents Pervez Musharraf and Asif Ali Zaradri’s overseas assets in National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) case. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar conducted hearing against those …

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