Jan 22, 2020 08:05 AM IST
Trump, who had met Pakistani PM Imran Khan on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, described him as "a very good friend of mine"
- Jan 15, 2020 08:35 AM IST
However, it is up to Pakistan whether they want to send their prime minister or some other representative instead
- Jan 08, 2020 03:59 PM IST
Khan had confirmed Pakistan's participation in the December 19-21 summit hosted by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, but skipped the event at the 11th hour due to pressure exerted by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates - key financial backers of the cash-strapped country.
- Jan 06, 2020 04:00 PM IST
The Prime Minister has criticised the Congress and other opposition parties of spreading falsehood by toeing Pakistan’s line on the CAA being a sinister move against the Muslim community, and being inimical to India’s interests.
- Jan 05, 2020 04:34 PM IST
Prime Minister Khan had extended 59-year-old Gen Bajwa's tenure through a notification on August 19
- Jan 05, 2020 04:05 PM IST
"We will not allow our soil to be used against anyone," Army spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor was quoted as saying by the ARY News.
- Jan 05, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Gurdwara Nankana Sahib, also known as Gurdwara Janam Asthan, is a site near Lahore where the first Guru of Sikhs, Guru Nanak, was born.
- Jan 02, 2020 12:51 PM IST
Following the Pulwama terror attack in February 2019, the theocratic neighbours have remained a notable omission from the Prime Minister’s list.
- Dec 19, 2019 08:17 AM IST
Former Pakistan President and military ruler Musharraf was sentenced to death in absentia on Tuesday for high treason following a six-year legal case. He has been living in Dubai since 2016 after Pakistan's Supreme Court lifted a travel ban allowing him to leave the country to seek medical treatment.
- Dec 16, 2019 02:47 PM IST
In one of the most gruesome attacks on children anywhere in the world, 8-10 suicide attackers wearing paramilitary Frontier Corps uniforms on December 16, 2014 entered the Peshawar's Army Public School and went from classroom-to-classroom shooting indiscriminately, killing 149 people including 132 students.
- Dec 16, 2019 01:59 PM IST
The Global Refugee Forum -- the first major meeting on refugees of the 21st century -- will be jointly hosted by the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and the government of Switzerland on December 17-18, 2019.
- Dec 13, 2019 07:50 AM IST
External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the persecution of the religious minorities in Pakistan flows from the country's Constitution and its "draconian" blasphemy laws.
- Dec 10, 2019 03:37 PM IST
The restrictions were imposed on August 5 when the central government had announced the abrogation of the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir under the Article 370 and its bifurcation into two Union Territories.
- Dec 06, 2019 03:26 PM IST
The Pakistani military might now try to focus on India so as to resurrect its diminishing credentials, especially as General Qamar Javed Bajwa will be under pressure. He will have to prove his worth by making sure the regional security environment deteriorates.
- Dec 01, 2019 03:03 PM IST
Khan said a capable bureaucracy has an important role in the economic development of the country as he directed bureaucrats to carry out their duties purely on merit, the Express Tribune newspaper reported.
- Nov 27, 2019 08:30 AM IST
The opening of the Khokhrapar border would facilitate millions of followers of Saint Moinuddin Chishti to visit Dargah Ajmer Sharif in India's Rajasthan state. It will also allow Hindu pilgrims to visit the Hinglaj Mandir in Balochistan province of Pakistan, said the Voice of Karachi.
- Nov 22, 2019 08:25 AM IST
Khan conveyed that the release of Western hostages in Afghanistan was a positive development and Pakistan was happy that they were safe and free, the Prime Minister Office said in a statement.
- Nov 13, 2019 11:10 AM IST
Denounces demands as attempts to politicise his health and calls it "illegal"
- Nov 09, 2019 06:07 PM IST
Prime Minister Khan inaugurated the Kartarpur Corridor for the followers of Guru Nanak Dev, allowing them to visit the revered founder of Sikhism's final resting place in Pakistan's Punjab province.
- Nov 09, 2019 03:49 PM IST
In his message on the occasion, prime minister Khan said Iqbal infused a new spirit among the Muslims of the sub-continent, changed their thought process and provided them with a solid ideological foundation to strive for regaining their lost identity.
- Nov 09, 2019 02:49 PM IST
Pakistan believes that interfaith harmony and peaceful coexistence would provide an opportunity to work for larger interests of the people of the sub-continent
- Nov 09, 2019 01:43 PM IST
The requirement of passport and the $20 service fee have been waived for November 9 and for November 12 by Pakistan, it said.
- Nov 08, 2019 10:48 AM IST
The Imran Khan government released a video showing Sikh pilgrims going to a gurudwara with the backdrop of a poster in which three prominent militants who were killed in the firing in Golden Temple in 1984 were visible. This is clearly an attempt to revive memories of the days of militancy.
- Nov 04, 2019 09:00 AM IST
Rehman, the leader of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F), addressed a mammoth protest rally in the capital Islamabad at the end of two-day deadline.
- Nov 03, 2019 01:05 PM IST
The pictures were shared by Khan on his Twitter account ahead of the planned inauguration of the Kartarpur corridor on November 9.