Pak extends tacit support to US on strikes against Iran

By Aarti Tikoo Singh New Delhi/Islamabad, Jan 4 : In exchange for resumption of military to military cooperation, Pakistan has extended tacit support to the US over its air strikes that killed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps commander Major Gen Qassem Soleimani and other top military officials in Baghdad. Pakistan has remained conspicuous by its silence […]

Bajwa emphasises maximum restraint after Soleimani’s death

Islamabad, Jan 4 : Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General (COAS) Qamar Javed Bajwa in a call with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo emphasised the “need for maximum restraint and constructive engagement” following the death of top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani in an American airstrike. Maj Gen Soleimani was killed on Friday morning in […]

‘Pak govt to review Musharraf’s death sentence in detail’

Islamabad, Dec 17 : The Imran Khan-led Pakistan government will “review in detail” a special court’s decision to sentence former President Pervez Musharraf to death in the long-drawn high treason case against him, an official said here on Tuesday. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Firdous Ashiq Awan’s remarks come after […]

Indian journos take on Pak Foreign Minister over Modi remark

Lahore, Nov 9 : Indian journalists, who went to Pakistan to cover the inauguration of Kartarpur Corridor on Saturday, took on Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi when he made a remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. During an official dinner organised for the Indian journalists at the Punjab Governor’s House here, Qureshi, who made […]

Pak Sikhs urge India to facilitate access to Dera Baba Nanak

Karachi/Lahore , Nov 9 : The Sikh community of Pakistan has urged India to facilitate access to Dera Baba Nanak Gurudwara in Gurdaspur district of Punjab. Pakistan Sikh Council (PSC) Patron-in-Chief Sardar Ramesh Singh Khalsa said the Kartarpur Corridor’s opening on Saturday was in line with Sikhism founder Guru Nanak’s teachings of inclusion, peace, and […]