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cooperation

US-Pak Relations: Converting from Coercion to Cooperation

News Desk | Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, on Tuesday, highlighted the ‘active cooperation’ between Pakistan and the United States and noted that a constructive...
peace

Pakistan’s role is crucial to Afghan peace process: US, Russia, China

Newsdesk | US, Russia and China have acknowledged in a joint statement that Pakistan can play a vital role for peace in Afghanistan. It has been...
Sufi Muhammad

Sufi Muhammad, Father of Swat Taliban dies

News Desk | Maulana Sufi Muhammad, founder of the banned outfit Tehreek-e-Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Mohammadi (TNSM) has died. Media reports placed his age between 85 to 92 years...
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Qatar stands for peace in Afghanistan

News Desk | Dr. Mutlaq bin Majed Al Qahtani, the Minister of Foreign Affairs’ Special Envoy for Counterterrorism and Mediation in Conflict Resolution, in his...
Trump

Trump is finished with the Afghan war

M K Bhadrakumar | There could be several ways of interpreting the US State Department’s decision on Tuesday to designate the Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) as a...
Ikram

Afghan teen Ikram breaks Tendulkar record

AFP | Teenager Ikram Alikhil has set his sights on becoming Afghanistan's greatest-ever player after breaking Sachin Tendulkar's record for the highest score by...
Afghan

‘Rushing for the exits’: Another round of Afghan dialogue

AFP | Rival Afghans will meet Sunday in Doha for a fresh round of talks mediated by Qatar and Germany, as the US eyes peace...
Taliban

Imran Khan will meet Taliban leaders soon

Anadolu| Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan will soon meet with leaders of the Taliban in an attempt to push forward an otherwise sluggish peace process...
Khan

Khan Trump meeting confirmed for July 22

AFP | Prime Minister Imran Khan will travel to Washington to meet US President Donald Trump on July 22, the Pakistani foreign ministry said Thursday,...
Bush

Trump repeats Bush rationale for war

RT| US President Donald Trump, while maintaining that he wants the US to “just get out” of the 18-year mire of a campaign in Afghanistan,...
Afghan

FO, ICC takes notice of Afghan miscreants in Pak-Afghan match

News Desk | Pakistan Foreign Office recorded protests over the unruly behavior of Afghan spectators towards Pakistani fans in the stadium, during the Pak-Afghan ICC...
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Publicity for separatists: Political propaganda at Pakistan-Afghan match

News Desk | The Pakistan-Afghanistan match in Headingly, Leeds on Saturday became a victim of political controversy when a plane showcasing the message “Justice for...
Afghan fans

Afghan fans create disturbance outside stadium

Newsdesk| The atmosphere in Pakistan and Afghanistan’s world cup game turned ugly, as Afghan fans created a disturbance outside the stadium. This is Afghanistan’s first World...
Qureshi

Qureshi, Pakistan’s FM is confident of Pakistan’s win over Afghanistan

News Desk | Pakistan's Foreign Minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, is confident of Pakistan's victory over Afghanistan in the upcoming match of the ICC Cricket World...
Shoaib

“We will Crush you”: Shoaib Akhtar Bashes the Afghan Cricket Team

News Desk | A day before the Afghanistan Pakistan clash in the World Cup tournament, Shoaib Akhtar, Pakistan’s fastest bowler and renowned cricket commentator, sent...
world cup

World Cup: Afghanistan v Pakistan match gets political

AFP | Afghanistan v Pakistan is perhaps the World Cup match that cricket fans in the war-weary nation will be watching most intensely. It is a...
Taliban

US-Taliban to enter Seventh Round of Talks in Doha

News Desk | The United States and Taliban are all set to enter a new round of peace talks on Saturday 29th June, as part...
Afghan

Ghani & Imran discuss Afghan Peace Process, Bilateral Ties & Regional Peace

News Desk | Prime Minister Imran Khan’s one-on-one meeting with Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani, focused on the Afghan reconciliation process, geopolitical agendas and regional security,...
Qatar

Qatar to host New round of talks between the US and Taliban

News Desk | Zalmay Khalilzad, the United State Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, in a tweet on Sunday announced new round of talks between the...
US

US hopeful for Afghan Taliban peace process

Anadolu | The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday briefly visited the Afghan capital Kabul on an unannounced trip to the insurgency-riddled country. ''Great...
Peace

Afghan peace process is ‘shared responsibility’, says Pakistan envoy

Anadolu| The Pakistani ambassador to the U.S. on Monday said that the ongoing peace talks with the Taliban are a "shared responsibility" with other countries,...
intra

Lahore Process: Pakistan’s Efforts for an Inclusive Intra-Afghan Dialogue

News Desk | The “Lahore Process”, an intra-Afghan summit organized by Islamabad at Bhurban, Murree over the weekend, succeeded in clarifying Pakistan’s stance: Islamabad has...
Qureshi

Strategic depth doctrine is a ‘Dead Horse’, says FM Qureshi

News Analysis | Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, has stated that Pakistan supports an all-out sustainable peace in Afghanistan which is not tarnished...
Cricket

CEO Afghan Cricket Board claims their team is superior to Pakistans

News Desk | The interim CEO of the Afghan Cricket Board Asadullah Khan believes that Afghanistan's national cricket team is better than Pakistan cricket team...
Afghan'

Afghan President to visit Islamabad: Ghani seeking international legitimacy?

News Desk | Kabul and Islamabad exhibit willingness to welcome renewed fervor in their commitments to maintain bilateral relations and eliminate the mistrust and apprehensions...
Afghan

Afghan refugees will remain in Pakistan till June 2020

Anadolu | Pakistan, Afghanistan and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have unanimously agreed on a joint 12-point declaration aimed at the "safe and...
peace

America says comprehensive peace, not troop withdrawal, Taliban state opposite

News Analysis | United States of America has maintained that the purpose of ongoing negotiations with the Taliban is to find a sustainable way for...
displaced

UN says record 70.8 million people displaced in 2018

AFP| More than 70 million people were counted last year as displaced from their homes, a record that underestimates the real number of refugees and...
suicide

11 Afghans killed in suicide attack claimed by Islamic State

AFP | A suicide bomber targeted a police checkpoint Thursday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least 11 people and wounding 13...
Pakistan

Pakistan suffers heavily in US-Afghan war – Zafar Jaspal

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal | Afghanistan situation is complex and violent. The peace talks between the United States and Taliban are encountering challenges. The Ghani...

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