Saturday, 17 March 2018

Tag Archives: peace

India, Pakistan must hold talks, there is no alternative: CM Kashmir

Mehbooba Mufti

SRINAGAR: Underlining she ran the risk of being “called anti-national” by some TV channels, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Monday called for talks between India and Pakistan, saying “there is no alternative” and she could not allow a situation where “people die every day” in the cycle of ...

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British Foreign Minister, Palestinian president discuss regional issues

Boris Johnson

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson discussed recent political developments over the phone. According to Palestine’s official news agency, Abbas reiterated the Palestinian leadership’s commitment to a “two-state solution” and a Palestinian state within pre-1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital. Abbas said Palestine was ready to sit at the negotiating ...

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Pakistan won’t seek resumption of suspended military aid: Pak army chief


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will not seek the resumption of suspended US military aid and feels “betrayed” by the recent critical statements of the American leadership against Islamabad’s fight against terrorism, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said. US President Donald Trump has accused Pakistan of providing safe havens for terror ...

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Afghanistan trying to make peace with Pakistan: Ashraf Ghani


KABUL: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has said that his government has taken necessary steps to maintain peace with Pakistan. According to the Afghan media, speaking to local residents and elders of southern Zabul province, President Ghani said the perceptions that the government`s strategies regarding peace efforts are not clear are ...

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Mahira on viral photos with Ranbir: It is my personal life


LAHORE: Pakistani actor Mahira Khan has finally broken her silence over her pictures with Ranbir Kapoor that went viral a few weeks ago. The two were spotted taking a smoke break outside a hotel in New York, which led to their fans wondering if anything was cooking between the two. ...

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Asia Peace Film Festival gets underway

Asia Peace Film Festival

ISLAMABAD: A large number of people turned up to watch more than 40 short films screened on the first day of the Asia Peace Film Festival on Monday along with four panel discussions and the inauguration of an exhibition of photographs on the theme of peace. The Pakistan National Council ...

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Amir Khan ‘at peace in Pakistan’


LAHORE: British boxer Amir Khan has said that he felt ‘at peace in Pakistan following issues within the family. Amir and his wife, Faryal Makhdoom, split in a bitter public row on Twitter earlier this month, which appears to be getting only uglier with time. According to a solicitor, Faryal, ...

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China, Pakistan agree to work together for national security

China, Pakistan

BEIJING: Pakistan and China have agreed to work together for defence and regional security. Later, at a joint talk with media, Pakistani Foreign Minister said the two countries agreed that solution of the Afghan problem has to be a fundamentally political solution and that there is no military solution to ...

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Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda: Ashraf Ghani


KABUL: Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani in his Eidul Azha message has reached out to Pakistan offering “comprehensive negotiations” to bring peace to their troubled relationship. Like most Muslim countries, Afghanistan is celebrating Eid on Friday while in Pakistan it will be celebrated on Saturday. “Peace with Pakistan is our national ...

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