Kulbhushan Jadhav Case: Pakistan wins big as ICJ rejects Indian plea to acquit conviction

Hague: International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday rejected Indian plea to release and repatriate its convicted spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. A 15-member full bench of the ICJ read the verdict in the case. The bench included one ad-hoc Pakistani judge and a permanent Indian judge. Pakistan’s legal team headed by Attorney General for Pakistan Anwar […]


Gilead Announces a Corporate Coalition With 12 Leading Companies to Eliminate Viral Hepatitis in Pakistan by 2030

Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with 12 leading companies in Pakistan as part of the Corporate Coalition for Viral Hepatitis Elimination in Pakistan (CCVHEP) program to support the Government of Pakistan’s effort to eliminate viral hepatitis in Pakistan by 2030. CCVHEP was announced at a press conference in the city that […]


ICJ to announce verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case today

KARACHI – International Court of Justice (ICJ) will decide the fate of Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav case by announcing a verdict today (July 17) in The Hague, Netherlands whereas Pakistani team has reached the destination. Pakistani team headed by the attorney general has reached The Hague to hear the verdict. The team also includes Foreign Office […]


Govt is commitment to extend all possible facilities to investors: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government is fully determined to extend all possible facilities to the investors and business community.  He was talking to a delegation of US-Pakistan Business Council which called on him in Islamabad led by Dr. Mahmood Khan. He said the government is making all out efforts to change that mindset […]


PM launches Naya Pakistan Housing Programme’s registration phase-II

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan says an ordinance related to foreclosure laws will be put before cabinet for approval to pave the way for housing finance.   Addressing registration ceremony of Naya Pakistan Housing Program in Islamabad this afternoon (Monday), he said the housing sector in Pakistan has lagged behind the regional countries due to […]


PM directs to constitute commission for Reko Diq case

Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed setting up of a commission to investigate Reko Diq affair. A statement issued by attorney general’s office said the commission will determine who was responsible for making the country suffer such a loss. It further said that all stakeholders, including the Balochistan government are looking into the legal and […]


US, Russia, China welcome Pakistan’s role in Afghan peace process

The United States, China and Russia jointly welcomed Pakistan to the four-party consultation process aimed at ending the 18-year-old conflict in war-torn Afghanistan, said a joint statement issued by the US Department of State. “Pakistan can play an important role in facilitating peace in Afghanistan. Pakistan appreciated the constructive efforts by the China-Russia-US trilateral consultation […]


Mafia using various tactics to pressurize institutions: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan says Pakistani mafia is using various tactics to pressurize institutions to protect their money-laundering. In a tweet on Saturday, he said in a similar vein to the “Sicilian mafia,” the Pakistani mafia uses tactics of bribe, threat, blackmail and begging to pressurize state institutions and judiciary in order to protect their […]


Al-Azizia Reference: IHC to hear Nawaz Sharif ’s plea on Sept 18

ISLAMABAD – The Islamabad High Court on Saturday fixed September 18 as the date for the hearing of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s plea for the suspension of his sentence in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference. Contrarily, on the same date, the court will take up an appeal filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) […]


President Trump Backs Pm Abe Over the Launch of Osaka Track

PM Shinzo Abe at the Digital Economy session at G20 Summit, formally declared the launch of “Osaka Track” – a comprehensive framework, promoting cross-border data flow with enhanced protections. The Osaka initiative, introduced in a speech at this year’s World Economic Forum, is one of Abe’s pet projects at the G 20, which seeks to […]