Islamabad, Feb 18 : Pakistan on Monday conferred its highest civilian honour on Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman at the end of his two-day visit to the South Asian country. President Arif Alvi awarded the Nishan-e-Pakistan to Mohammad Bin Salman, also known as MBS, acknowledging his outstanding support for revitalizing bilateral relations between […]

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Islamabad, Feb 18 : Saudi Arabia on Monday vowed to de-escalate tensions between India and Pakistan following last week’s suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 49 CRPF personnel. The remarks came as the Saudi Crown Prince, who was in Pakistan on a two-day visit, prepared to leave Islamabad for New Delhi to meet […]

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Islamabad, Feb 18 : Amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan following the deadly Pulwama attack on February 14, Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs website was not working in several countries including the US on Saturday, the media reported. Blaming India for the attack on the website, Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal alleged that New […]

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Mexico City, Feb 18 : At least six persons have been killed and three wounded in a shooting at a street party in the Mexico City suburb of Iztapalapa, the media reported. The city prosecutor’s office said in a statement that six persons including a woman were killed, while two women and a man sustained […]

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New Delhi, Feb 14 : From the US to Russia and from Sri Lanka to Bhutan, the world condemned Pakistan-backed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed’s (JeM) attack on an Indian security convoy that claimed the lives of over 40 CRPF personnel. “The US strongly condemns today’s terrorist attack in Jammu & Kashmir,” tweeted US Ambassador to India […]

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Washington, Feb 14 : Tom Barrack, a billionaire real estate investor who is one of President Donald Trump’s closest confidants, has defended Saudi Arabia over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, saying that the US does not have the moral authority to criticise the kingdom due to its own record of “atrocities”. Barrack made the comments on […]

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Damascus, Feb 14 : One of the three schoolgirls who left the UK in 2015 to join the Islamic State terror group has said that she has no regrets despite seeing “beheaded heads” in bins, but wishes to return to her home. In an interview with the Times newspaper, Shamima Begum, 19, who is nine […]

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Sharjah, Feb 14 : An Indian tourist couple was killed and five others from their family, including two children, injured after their speeding vehicle flipped over multiple times during a desert safari in Sharjah. The couple, who were on their first visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a family reunion, were being taken […]

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Islamabad, Feb 13 : The Pakistan government plans will crack down on “hate speech” on social media from next week and set up a new authority, which will enforce regulations for the digital, print and electronic media, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said here on Wednesday. “We have created a mechanism through which we will control […]

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