Pakistan defied Indian pressure to get F-16s deal for counter-terrorism operations

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 (APP): A decision by the US State Department to sell 8 F-16 fighter jets to help Pakistan in its counter-terrorism operations...

UNESCO and Italy to create task force for cultural heritage conservation in crises

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 15 (APP): The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) plans to sign an agreement with the Italian government on...

Afghan casualties hit record high 11,000 in 2015: UN report

UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 14 (APP): Hostilities in Afghanistan left more  than 3,500 civilians dead in 2015, including an unprecedented number of children one in...

AT U.N., Pakistan calls for delinking terrorism from religion

UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 14 (APP): Pakistan is making “focused efforts” to stamp out violent extremism and terrorism, Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi has told the U.N....

US says security assistance to Pakistan contributes to counter-terrorism operations

WASHINGTON, Feb 12 (APP): The US security assistance to Pakistan contributes to counter-terrorism operations, a State Department spokesman said on Thursday, adding that the...

At Chicago event, Pakistani diplomat says ending polio top national priority

CHICAGO, Feb. 12 (APP): Over 500 people in Chicago on Thursday attended an event organized by Rotary International, in collaboration with the Pakistani Consulate...

Ban Ki-moon phones PM; urges role to resolve Iran-Saudi tension

ISLAMABAD, Feb 12 (APP): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Friday telephoned Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and urged him to play his role...

PM leaves for home at conclusion of two-day visit to Qatar

DOHA Feb 11 (APP) : Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif left for Islamabad, after completing his two days official visit to Qatar. The Prime...

Member of Royal Family of Qatar calls on PM

DOHA, Qatar (APP): Feb. 11 (APP): A member of the Royal Family Shiekh Khalid bin Hamad paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Muhammad...

Pakistan, Qatar ink multi-billion dollar LNG deal

DOHA (Qatar) Feb 10 (APP): Pakistan and Qatar on Wednesday inked multi-billion dollar Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) deal that would enable the energy-starved country...

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