Pakistan, Turkey to continue working together for peace in Afghanistan
Emphasizing that lasting peace in Afghanistan was important for stability in the region, Turkish President Recip Tayyep Erdogan and...
The Monsoon Season in Karachi: A Bane or a Boon?
A few way word drops of ran and the entire infrastructure of the city goes belly up. And it...
The Champions Trophy: The Ultimate Eid Present!
It was on a warm autumn day a few years back that Pakistan lost to their hosts and the...
Pakistan, Turkey to continue working together for peace in Afghanistan
Emphasizing that lasting peace in Afghanistan was important for stability in the region, Turkish President Recip Tayyep Erdogan and Foreign Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif Tuesday agreed that Pakistan and Turkey would continue to work together for peace and stability in Afghanistan. According to Foreign Office, the foreign minister during... Read more
The Monsoon Season in Karachi: A Bane or a Boon?
A few way word drops of ran and the entire infrastructure of the city goes belly up. And it is the same year after year as the tall claims of the local and provincial administration of being “prepared” for the monsoon look like so much hot air. In fact,... Read more
The Champions Trophy: The Ultimate Eid Present!
It was on a warm autumn day a few years back that Pakistan lost to their hosts and the minnows of worlds cricket Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club. As the Zimbabwean home crowd cheered in ecstatic delight, an utterly dejected Pakistani side realized that they had sidled all... Read more
Pakistan, Bahrain to develop big projects under CPEC
Federal Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has announced that Pakistan and Bahrain will build economic partnership under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) with mega projects of regional connectivity. “Pakistan has laid the foundation of economic engagement with Bahrain, which will be transformed into 21st century economic partnership to step... Read more
Pakistan, Turkey to hold 6th round of FTA talks
Pakistan and Turkey will hold sixth round of negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in April, which had been postponed due to Prime Minister visit to Turkey. Pakistan and Turkey will also discuss specific items including textile sector. Both the sides will hold discussions on agreement on goods, services and... Read more
Pakistan, Switzerland to ink accord on exchange of bank accounts data
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in a policy statement in the National Assembly on Wednesday said that Pakistan is going to sign an agreement with Switzerland on exchange of information regarding bank accounts on March 21st. He said several meetings were held with the Swiss Authorities and now they have... Read more
Pakistan, ADB sign US$325 mln clean energy agreement
Pakistan and Asian Development Bank (ADB) Tuesday signed a loan agreement US$325 million to improve facilities in education and health sectors of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab by providing clean energy. The ‘Results-Based Loan: Access to Clean Energy Investment Programme’ was signed by, Additional Secretary, Economic Affairs Division (EAD), Anjum Assad... Read more
Pakistan, Russia hold ‘first-ever’ consultations on cooperation, connectivity
Pakistan and Russia have held their first consultations on regional issues here on Wednesday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the consultations, the whole range of regional issues as well as key areas of mutual interest including economic cooperation and connectivity were discussed, said a statement. The Russian... Read more
Pakistan seek ODI whitewash today
Third and final One Day International between Pakistan and West Indies will be played at Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Pakistan is leading the three match series 2-0. Pakistan whitewashed West Indies 3-0 in the Twenty20 series which preceded the one-day internationals. Pakistan Squad Azhar Ali (c), Asad Shafiq, Babar... Read more
Pakistan hands dossier on Indian brutalities to US
Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Jalil Abbas Jilani met with Ambassador Richard Olson, the US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan at the State Department and handed over a dossier containing information on the gross human rights violations by the Indian security forces in the Indian Occupied... Read more
Pakistan all set to face West Indies in 2nd ODI today
The second one-day international between Pakistan and West Indies will be played at Sharjah today. The match will start at 4 pm (PST).  Pakistan is leading the three-match series one-nil. Pakistan Squad Azhar Ali (c), Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Rahat Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed (w), Sharjeel... Read more
Pakistan thrash West Indies in first ODI
Babar Azam hit his maiden century while spinner Mohammad Nawaz grabbed four wickets as Pakistan thrashed the West Indies by 111 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method in the first day-night international on Friday. Azam’s rapid-fire 139-ball 120 helped Pakistan post a challenging 284-9 in a match reduced to 49... Read more
There are limits to our restraint: Pakistan tells India
Pakistan’s U.N. envoy asked the president of the United Nations Security Council on Thursday to informally brief the body on the country’s escalating tension with neighboring India and said she will discuss it with U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday. Indian officials claimed elite troops crossed into Azad Jammu... Read more
Pakistan, West Indies to play final T20 today
Pakistan will play third and last T20 match against West Indies today at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The match will begin at 21:00 PST Pakistan’s skipper Sarfraz Ahmed vowed to whitewash the world champion West Indies in T20 series. The Green Shirts have won two T20 matches against... Read more