Pakistan rendered great sacrifices in war on terror: president tells SCO

Pakistan rendered great sacrifices in war on terror: president tells SCO

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday said Pakistan had rendered unprecedented sacrifices in war on terror to bring peace in the region. Addressing the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit at Qingdao in China, he said law and order situation had improved in Pakistan due to the effective efforts against terrorism...

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Hamza Shahbaz, Ayesha Ahad to appear before Supreme Court today

Hamza Shahbaz, Ayesha Ahad to appear before Supreme Court today

LAHORE: Former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif’s son Hamza and Ayesha Ahad, who claims to be the latter’s wife, will appear before the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry today.  Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, on June 3,  had ordered Punjab Inspector General of Police (IGP) Captain (retd) Arif Nawaz...

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Deadline to submit nomination papers for General elections falls today

Deadline to submit nomination papers for General elections falls today

KARACHI: The deadline to submit the nomination papers for the General Elections 2018 is upon us as the last date set for the process was 11th June, today (Monday). On June 8th the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) taking into consideration the revised election schedule extended the date to submit nomination papers...

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Nawaz’s counsel recuses himself from NAB references

Nawaz’s counsel recuses himself from NAB references

ISLAMABAD: In a surprising move, Nawaz Sharif’s counsel, Khawaja Haris has recused himself from appearing in NAB references citing Supreme Court’s refusal to accept his argument as a reason for his sudden decision after representing the ousted prime minister for nine months. A two-member bench of the SC, headed by...

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Trump-Kim Summit: 3 lessons of the Cold War for the historic meeting between the United States and North Korea

Trump-Kim Summit: 3 lessons of the Cold War for the historic meeting between the United States and North Korea

Trump is not Nixon; nor is Kim Mao … but the experts explain some parallels of this and other historical meetings with the present. Danger until the last moment, but finally it seems that will occur. The summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un approaches and, faced with the great expectations...

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Rafael Nadal wins again Roland Garros and already has 11 titles in the clay tournament in Paris

Rafael Nadal wins again Roland Garros and already has 11 titles in the clay tournament in Paris

Nadal described as “incredible” the feeling of winning back Roland Garros. The arena of Paris is his kingdom and he is not willing to let anyone dethrone him. Spaniard Rafael Nadal triumphed again at Roland Garros, winning for the eleventh time in his career, beating Austrian Dominic Thiem in the...

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Everything ready for the summit with Kim: Trump arrives in Singapore

Everything ready for the summit with Kim: Trump arrives in Singapore

The president of the United States arrived in the city-state after a 20-hour trip from Canada to meet Tuesday with the supreme leader of North Korea. At 20.21 local time (12.21 GMT) this Sunday (10.06.2018) landed at the Paya Lebar military base in Singapore, the Air Force One with the...

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139 victims killed by crisis in Nicaragua

139 victims killed by crisis in Nicaragua

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) has pointed out that in Nicaragua the National Police and the “para-police” forces of the Government are possibly carrying out “extrajudicial executions”. The number of fatalities due to the worst sociopolitical crisis of the last three decades in Nicaragua amounted to 139, reported...

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Why Donald Trump’s boycott of the G7 can bring the world back to the 19th century

Why Donald Trump’s boycott of the G7 can bring the world back to the 19th century

Trump got angry after some statements by the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. A tweet launched by Donald Trump from Air Force One, the airplane of the presidents of the United States, shook the foundations of world diplomacy. After the summit of the G7, the forum that brings together...

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