Amid reports of ‘slaughter’ in Aleppo, UN stresses that civilians must be protected

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 13 (APP): Expressing alarm over reports of  atrocities against a large number of civilians, including women and children, in recent hours...

PM meets New Zealander counterpart, discusses cooperation in multiple fields

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 19 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Monday met his New Zealander counterpart John Key and discussed the ways to strengthen...

US welcomes passage of “honor killings” legislation by Pakistan

WASHINGTON, Oct 8 (APP): The United States has welcomed the passage  of a bill against the so-called "honor killings" which was unanimously approved by...

Prayers offered in US for PM Sharif’s successful operation, early recovery

WASHINGTON, May 28 (APP): Prayers were offered in several mosques in  the capital Washington and the neighbouring state of Virginia and Maryland for early...

Rapid national growth linked to SME development: Shahid

ISLAMABAD, Oct 23 (APP): Chairman of United International Group (UIG) Mian Shahid Friday said Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) be given special importance as rapid national...

Pakistan protests India’s move to build a wall along Working Boundary

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 25 (APP): Pakistan has called India's plan to build a wall along the 197-kilometer Working Boundary near Sialkot an "unacceptable breach"...

Obama administration formally submits plan to Congress for closing Guantanamo Bay prison

WASHINGTON, Feb 23 (APP): The US Department of Defence formally submitted the plan to Congress on Tuesday to close Guantanamo Bay prison, a move...

Pakistan calls for prioritizing political solutions in UN peacekeeping operations’ mandates

UNITED NATIONS, June 12 (APP): Underscoring need for protecting civilians, Pakistan has called for giving higher priority to finding political solutions to disputes in the...

Pakistan Army stamping out terrorism, US students told

CHICAGO, Oct 29 (APP): Twenty students and faculty members from Benedictine University's Department of Global Studies were briefed on the progress Pakistan has made since it...

UN chief calls for ‘maximum restraint’ as Indian security forces kill civilian 30 protesters...

UNITED NATIONS, July 12 (APP): UN Secretary-General Ban ki-moon has called on all parties in Indian-held Kashmir to exercise “maximum restraint” and address the tense...

Other News

APP Services