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PM House vehicles auctioned: 70 cars auction above market price: Information Minister

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Seventy vehicles of the Prime Minister House have been auctioned above the market price, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said Monday. The minister said that remaining bomb and bullet proof vehicles will be auctioned in the second phase. “It was a successful auction and …

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Tensions do exist in Pak-US relations: State Department

WASHINGTON -UNS – US State Department s spokesperson Heather Nauert while acknowledging concerns asserted that a state of tension exist in the ties of Pakistan and United States. During a department press briefing in Washington, Nauert maintained that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had …

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Pakistan refuses to bow down as US persists on ‘do more’

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Pakistan on Wednesday while making it clear to the United States that it would not bow down only for Washington s interests as the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo again demanded Pakistan to do more. Islamabad presented its stance in a …

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US-Pak ties at cross road: Hoping to ‘reset relationship’ with Pakistan, says Pompeo

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD- The bilateral relations between  Pakistan and US at cross road. Both the countries have long history of partnership on regional and global level.During war against terror and cold war era both the countries enjoyed closed partnership.But for last few years the …

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UN Can Stop Carnage in Kashmir: Dr. Mir

Houston, Texas -UNS-  Dr. Ghulam N. Mir, President, World Kashmir Awareness Forum expressed his anguish and grief over the continued killing by Indian forces in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. He lamented the passive role of the United Nations towards the loss of human …

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Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military said it has made a final decision to cancel $300 million in aid to Pakistan that had been suspended over Islamabad’s perceived failure to take decisive action against militants, in a new blow to deteriorating ties. The so-called Coalition …

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Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume US-SK war games

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Days after cancelling a planned visit to North Korea by his top diplomat citing insufficient progress in denuclearization talks, US President Donald Trump hailed his personal relationship North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and said there was no reason to …

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US secretary state,military chief to visit Pakistan next week

WASHINGTON -UNS: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Joseph Dunford will visit Pakistan next week to meet Prime Minister Imran Khan, confirmed US Defence Secretary James Mattis . Pompeo will hold discussion with Prime Minister …

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Six more PML-N leaders to join PTI today

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Six more leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are all set to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) today (Wednesday). According to sources, members of National Assembly (NA) Mian Mahmood Rasheed and Dr Afzal Dhandla will join PTI while the party will also welcome …

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US set for deeply controversial Jerusalem embassy move

JERUSALEM (AFP) – The United States moves its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem on Monday after months of global outcry, Palestinian anger and exuberant praise from Israelis over President Donald Trump’s decision tossing aside decades of precedent. While a White House delegation and Israeli officials …

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