Mateen Haider

  • Tampering with controversial cipher. ISLAMABAD     -   The federal government has decided to take legal action against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, and his aides over an alleged audio leak with regard to the controversial diplomatic cipher, sent ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Pakistan has strongly condemned the continued campaign of extrajudicial killings by Indian occupation forces in Indian Illegally Occu­pied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). “It is deeply wor­rying that in the past one week, Indian forces have blatantly carried ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday said that peaceful rise of China as the second largest economy and paramount global power was a source of stability in a perpetually changing world. The Prime Minister extended the heartiest greetings ...

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  • Cabinet forms committee to investigate and fix responsibility. ISLAMABAD   -   Expressing serious con­cern over the missing of the copy of controver­sial diplomatic cipher from the PM House re­cord, the federal cabinet has accused ex-prime minister and PTI ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Prime Min­ister Of­fice on Fri­day with held the ap­pointment of Dr Asad Majeed Khan, a key figure in the cable gate controversy, as the new foreign secretary and gave Special Sec­retary (Europe) Jauhar Saleem the additional charge of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    President Dr Arif Alvi has said that Pakistan and Saudi Ara­bia enjoyed long-stand­ing fraternal ties rooted firmly in the common re­ligion, shared values and culture and have stood by each other through thick and thin regard­less of the changes ...

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  • WASHINGTON   -  Chief of Army chief (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa will pay an offi­cial visit to United States in the first week of next month to meet senior defence officials and national securi­ty officials.  Credible sources in US capital told The Nation that army ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Pakistan Ambassador to EU in Brussels, Dr Asad Majeed is likely to take the office of the foreign secretary as his name ranks top in the summa­ry sent by the foreign office to the Prime Minis­ter’s Office. Incumbent Foreign Secretary Sohail Mehmood ...

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  • WASHINGTON    -   Foreign Minister Bil­awal Bhutto Zardari Tuesday said that Pa­kistan does not want charity but economic justice as it produces only 0.8 percent car­bon but it is the most affected country due to global warming. Addressing a dia­logue held ...

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  • WASHINGTON    -  Pakistan and United States held wide rang­ing talks at ministeri­al level to review the bilateral relations and agreed to enhance co­operation in different fields and maintain high level contacts between the two countries. Foreign Minister ...

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  • WASHINGTON   -   Foreign Minister Bila­wal Bhutto Zardari ar­rived in the US capital Washington on Sunday evening on a three days official bilateral visit to the United States begin­ning September 26. Foreign Minister Bila­wal Bhutto would par­ticipate in ...

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  • NEW YORK   -   A large number of Kashmiris and Pakistanis additionally joined by Sikhs held a massive demonstration in front of the United Nations headquarters here yesterday against Indian atrocities against the innocent people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir ...

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  • NEW YORK    -   Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Farhan separately here yesterday on sidelines of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly. During the ...

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  • NEW YORK    -   The United States has released nearly $327 million in additional humanitarian assistance to help the people of Afghanistan.  A statement released by the US State Department yesterday says that this funding includes nearly $119 million through the ...

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  • Shehbaz Sharif tells UNGA Pakistanis living through ‘a monsoon on steroids’ n Urges world leaders to come together and act now n Says he is ready to speak to Indian counterpart to find peaceful solution to Kashmir dispute n India, Israel must allow Kashmiris, Palestinians their ...

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  • UNITED NATIONS    -   US President Joe Biden has made a strong and passionate call for extending help to Pakistan where floods have caused huge devastation. “Pakistan is still un­der water and needs help,” the president told the 193-member UN General ...

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  • Shehbaz holds separate meetings with UNGA President, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, US Special Presidential Envoy on Climate Change John Kerry, WB president and IMF Managing Director n Says world community’s continued support can help Pakistan overcome the natural disaster. NEW ...

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  • Shehbaz scheduled to meet with US president Joe Biden, other world leaders; will apprise of floods, Kashmir in UNGA sideline meetings n FM Bilawal will also hold meetings with number of his counterparts, chairs G-77, China Annual Meeting of FMs. ISLAMABAD   -   Prime Minister ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   The United States would provide spare parts and maintenance support system under the suste­nance package for Pakistan’s F-16 fleet, which is required to maintain the operational readiness of aging F-16 fighter jets of Pakistan Air Force which it ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Foreign Minister Bilaw­al Bhutto Zardari would meet his US counter­part Antony Blinken in New York on the side­lines of the UN general Assembly session later this month. Diplomatic sources told The Nation that the meeting has been scheduled ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   The US based Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced $ 7.5 million in humanitarian aid to flood-affected populations in Sindh and Baloch­istan in Pakistan. The foundation disclosed this in a letter writ­ten to Pakistan’s Ambassador to ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif would lead the Pakistani delegation at Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Council of Heads of State Meeting, to be held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, on 15-16 September 2022.  The Prime Minister will be participating in the ...

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  • Lahore/ISLAMABAD    -   A comparative assessment of performance of Assemblies done by Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (PILDAT) shows that while Assemblies outrank each other in different areas, each Assembly records a decline in working hours, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -   Despite the outcry of a severe economic crisis and devastating flooding in the country, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif  has inducted  eight more special assistants (SAs),  hailing from both PPP and PML-N. The notification for the appointment of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -    Federal government is holding a pre-bidding conference on solar energy projects in Islamabad on Wednesday to discuss prospects for use of renewable energy sources in the country with foreign companies. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif told this to a delegation of a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that climate change has emerged as one of the most potent challeng­es facing the world and added the international community should step forward and help Paki­stan deal with the calam­ity of epic ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -   Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday pre­sented a cheque of Rs 15 mil­lion to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif as a contribution from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs towards the Prime Minister’s Flood Relief Fund. This amount represents the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -    Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed to ensure timely and early detailed joint survey of the damages and focused relief and rehabilitation efforts as per on-ground assessment of affected areas and people. He made these remarks while visit­ing the ...

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  • RAWALPINDI    -   Pakistan Army has taken strong exception to the defamatory and uncalled for remarks by PTI chief Imran Khan about the senior leadership of the Pakistan Armed Forces’ institution. “Pakistan Army is aghast at the defamato­ry and uncalled for ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   A high-powered US Congressional delegation headed by democrat Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee visited flood hit areas in Dadu district of the Sindh province on Sunday and personally assessed the damages caused by floods. The delegation, which arrived in Islamabad ...

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