Trump’s refugee ban is ‘playing with fire’: Angelina Jolie

NEW YORK, Feb 4 (APP): Top Hollywood star and human rights activist Angelina Jolie has said that President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily suspending...

Refugees fleeing danger are ‘not dangerous’ : UN agency chief

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 4 (APP): The head of the United Nations refugee agency has criticized a temporary U.S. ban on resettlement of refugees, and urged countries...

UN rights expert calls for halt to Israel’s illegal settlements in West Bank

  UNITED NATIONS, Feb 4 (APP): A United Nations human rights expert has called on Security Council and General Assembly to explore effective diplomatic and political measures...

Pakistani diplomat reaffirms moral, political, diplomatic support to Kashmiri people

CHICAGO, Feb 4 (APP): Pakistan will never relent in its moral, political and diplomatic support to the people of Kashmir for a peaceful settlement of its...

Govt committed to developing quality human resource for Knowledge economy: Ahsan Iqbal

ISLAMABAD, Feb 3 (APP): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Professor Dr. Ahsan Iqbal on Friday said the government was committed to developing...

Global food prices up in January; cereal prices keep rising despite improved supplies...

  UNITED NATIONS, Feb 3 (APP): : Global food prices rose notably in January, led by sugar and cereals, even as markets remain well supplied, United Nations...

Days of Daesh in Iraq are numbered, says UN envoy

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 3 (APP): The military campaign to oust ISIL/Daesh terrorists from Iraq is nearly won, but the humanitarian crisis is expected to...

250,000 women die of cervical cancer yearly: WHO

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 3 (APP): More than 250,000 women are killed by cervical cancer every year with 85 per cent of these deaths occurring...

Resolution of conflicts in Kashmir, other Muslim areas, must to end terrorism: Ahsan...

WASHINGTON, Feb 3 (APP): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Prof Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday said that if the United States and the world leaders...

UN report details ‘devastating cruelty’ against Rohingya population in Myanmar’s Rakhine province

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 3 (APP): The widespread human rights violations against the Rohingya Muslim population by Myanmar’s security forces in the country’s northern Rakhine state...

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