Pakistan, Afghanistan, Turkey, Taliban, Afghanistan call for participation in peace talks-World

Turkish, Pakistani and Afghan foreign ministers urged the Afghan Taliban on Friday to reaffirm their commitment to achieving a negotiated agreement for lasting peace in Afghanistan. In a joint statement released after the meeting in Istanbul, the three ministers emphasized the “urgent need for an immediate ceasefire to end violence and provide a beneficial atmosphere … Read more

Pakistan, India, agree to strict compliance with all agreements and LoC: ceasefire under ISPR-World

Pakistan and India have agreed to strictly comply with all contracts, interests and ceasefires, along with the Line of Control (LoC) and all other sectors in effect from midnight on Wednesday. The joint statement said, “To achieve mutually beneficial and sustainable peace along the border, the two heads of military operations (DGMOs) have agreed to … Read more

Dozens of former Bush officials left the Republican Party and called it the’Trump Cult’

After dozens of Republicans in the administration of former President George W. Bush hit the U.S. Capitol in a catastrophic riot last month over false allegations of election fraud, many elected Republicans leave the party disappointed in their failure to deny Donald Trump. Some said they hoped that Trump’s defeat would allow party leaders to … Read more

Prime Minister Imran celebrates inauguration of US President Joe Biden-Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan congratulated the new oath after US President Joe Biden took office on Wednesday night. “We look forward to working with @POTUS to build stronger Pak-US partnerships through trade and economic engagement, responding to climate change, improving public health, combating corruption and promoting regional and other peace.” Biden became the 46th President … Read more

IHC restricts Naeem Bokhari from serving as PTV chairman-Pakistan

The High Court of Islamabad (IHC) restricted Naeem Bokhari from serving as President of Pakistani Television (PTV) on Thursday and heard the same petition for his appointment. The IHC Supreme Court, Athar Minallah, presiding over the case, affirmed the need for clear reasons to ease the 65-year-old Boka Lee’s age cap, and cited the Supreme … Read more