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Pakistan expresses dismay over Blinken’s statement

Pakistan expresses dismay over Blinken’s statement

Pakistan on Thursday came out strongly against comments made by US lawmakers and Secretary of State Antony Blinken during the recent Congressional hearings on Afghanistan, and clearly said that these comments were not in line with the close cooperation between Pakistan and the US. This was surprising as Pakistan’s positive …

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Corps commanders conference: Designs of external, internal forces will be foiled, says Gen Bajwa

Corps commanders conference Designs of external, internal forces will be foiled, says Gen Bajwa

Reiterating Pakistan’s firm commitment to peace, Chief of the Army Staff  General Qamar Javed Friday said constructive engagement and sustained humanitarian support by the international community was imperative for enduring peace and stability in Afghanistan. He was addressing the 243rd Corps Commanders’ Conference here.The conference was held for the first …

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Veteran journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away

Veteran journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away

Rahimullah Yusufzai, a journalist of international fame, Resident Editor of The News and a great human being, departed for the eternal abode on Thursday after battling with a deadly cancer for 15 long months.His funeral prayer would be offered in his village Inzargi, Katlang today at 11 am. He was …

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Pakistan, Qatar seek unconditional aid to Afghanistan

Giving NRO to powerful Musharraf’s biggest injustice: PM

Pakistan and Qatar on Thursday called on the global community to   not make humanitarian aid to Afghanistan conditional,  nearly a month after the Taliban took over the country in a lightening sweep.Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, addressing a joint press conference with Qatar Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al …

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US, EU reject interim Taliban government

US, EU reject interim Taliban government

The US, EU have termed the caretaker government unveiled by the Taliban in Afghanistan as failing to honour vows from the new rulers to include different groups, while Washington underlined the Taliban would have to earn legitimacy from the world, foreign media reported. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned …

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The hidden side of Europe’s package holiday hotspot

The hidden side of Europe's package holiday hotspot

It’s Spain’s Mediterranean escape, a place that for decades has been the go-to spot for jet setters, party lovers and package vacationers keen to let their hair down and enjoy sun, sea and sand in abundance.Yet as in so many famous tourist destinations across Europe, the Costa del Sol has …

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