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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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Trump to address Jerusalem embassy opening by video

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump will address around 800 US and Israeli dignitaries at the ceremonial opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem by video on Monday, the US ambassador said. It was not immediately clear from Ambassador David Friedman’s comment, on a call …

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Pak-US tension: US set to impose strict limitations on Pakistani diplomats’ movement

WASHINGTON -UNS – Government of United States of America (USA) has imposed strict limitations on the movement of Pakistani diplomats which will be implemented from Friday. The ambassadors have been directed to only move within 25 miles, however, they have also been asked to take …

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US,Iran nuclear deal in danger: Trump set to announce sanctions

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump will confirm on Tuesday whether he will make good on a threat to re-impose US sanctions on Tehran and thereby throw the entire Iran nuclear deal into question. Trump s announcement that a decision was imminent cut short a …

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Not uneasy over Indian missiles activities: Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – APP /UNS :Pakistan has no frustration regarding Indian missile activities but international community must take notice of such aggressive behavior, says foreign office. During his weekly media briefing foreign office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal on Thursday said that Pakistan possess full capacity to …

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Helena White springs a surprise with fluent Urdu

WASHINGTON -UNS- The US government recently appointed a new spokesperson at the State Department. Helena White is quite fluent in Urdu language and very fond of Urdu poetry. She spoke fluently in Urdu and impromptu as she talked to an Indian TV channel.+ Talking abut …

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Ten killed in Van crashed in Toronto

TORONTO (AFP) – A man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada s biggest city Toronto on Monday, killing at least ten people and wounding 16, police said. The incident took place in broad daylight around 10 miles (16 kilometers) …

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Pak-US diplomatic rift deepens as talks remain futile

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD – Ostensibly, it seems that Pak-US diplomatic rift is going to deepen further in the upcoming days as second round of dialogue has remained futile. As per details garnered, both sides remained firm on the stance to not lift restrictions and …

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Pakistan shuns US for Chinese high-tech weapons

ISLAMABAD -UNS : In the last few months of the Obama administration, the US state department made an announcement which caused a new breach in Washington’s tumultuous relationship with Pakistan. John Kirby, then the department’s spokesman, said Congress had decided to approve the sale of …

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