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Anxiety in India over Afghan peace process

Anadolu | As major powers move toward finalizing a peace deal in Afghanistan, anxiety looms large in India over the fate of its $3 billion...
Khan

No Special Jet: Imran Khan will travel to US in ordinary plane

News Desk | After announcements that Prime Minister Imran Khan will not stay at an expensive hotel but at the residence of the ambassador during...
tanker

Iran Guards seize ‘foreign tanker’ accused of fuel smuggling

AFP | Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Thursday they had detained a "foreign tanker" and its crew for allegedly smuggling fuel, in the latest incident to...
Saeed

Donald Trump believes Hafiz Saeed was arrested because of him!

News Desk | US President Donald trump took to Twitter to praise the arrest of Jamatud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed from Gujranwala yesterday. President Trump...
peace

Afghanistan: Peace talks & hiccups

Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal | Zalmay Khalilzad’s recent meetings in Doha and Beijing germinated optimism about reaching a peace deal among the Afghan factions and...
Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed arrested on terror finance charges

News Desk | Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, chief of the Jamatud-Dawa (JuD) has been arrested by the Punjab Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), just two days after...
Kartarpur

US hails ‘people-to-people ties’ through Kartarpur Corridor

News Desk | The US State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus has said that it was “incredibly supportive” of anything that increases “people-to-people ties between India...
TURKEY

Turkey dubs the US an ‘Enemy’?

Anadolu | Turkey's president on Sunday criticized a prominent US senator as an "enemy of Turkey" who actions pose a "thoughtless threat" to Turkish-US relations. When...
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...
military

Need to maintain strong military ties with Pakistan: US army chief

News Desk | United States Army Chief of Staff General Mark Milley has told the country’s lawmakers that US needs to maintain strong military ties...
kidney

The kidney has a very special place in the heart: President Trump

News Desk | Netizens on social media mocked President Donald Trump for his ‘kidney in heart' statement. His recent assertion has baffled the globe, embarrassed...
Qatar

The Transactional Partnership of the US and Qatar

News Desk | The recent visit of the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, to meet President Donald J Trump in Washington...
immigration

Anti-immigration attitudes are disappearing among younger generations in Britain

Anja Neundorf | Britain’s long-running drama of exiting the European Union has revealed stark generational differences. Among some of the explanations suggested for the 2016...
Honduras

How US policy in Honduras set the stage for today’s migration

Joseph Nevins | Hondurans fleeing poverty and violence – who make up most of the participants of a “caravan” estimated at between 7,000 and 8,000...
Qatar

US-Qatar to strengthen their military and economic ties

News Desk | William Grant, Chief of Mission and Chargé d’Affaires of the United States in Qatar has reaffirmed US commitments to strengthen its ties...
Sri Lanka

US eyes Sri Lanka as its military logistics hub

M K Bhadrakumar | The Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka on 21st April in which 259 people were killed and over 500 injured...
China

Will Trump’s weaponized trade work against China

M K Bhadrakumar | The spotlight at the G20 summit in Osaka was undoubtedly on the meeting last Saturday between President Donald Trump and his...
Xi

Xi stood for Kim Jong Un: Urges trump to ease up on North Korea

AFP | Chinese President Xi Jinping urged US President Donald Trump to "show flexibility" towards North Korea, including the "timely" easing of sanctions, at the...
world war

How World War 3 is inevitable

Abdul Rasool Syed | Polemics concerning the probable occurrence of a third world war, nowadays, form the major part of many a political and academic...
Nuclear

Trump says Iran ‘playing with fire’ over nuclear deal

AFP | US President Donald Trump warned Monday that Iran is "playing with fire" after Tehran said it exceeded a limit on enriched uranium...
US

Russia tamps down US-Iran tensions – M K Bhadrakumar

M K Bhadrakumar | The US President Donald Trump is learning that Persian is a tricky language and does not easily yield its hidden charms...
Iran

US steps up pressure: deploys F-22 fighter jets against Iran

AFP | The US has deployed F-22 stealth fighters to Qatar for the first time, its military said Friday, adding to a buildup of US...
Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama passes controversial statements on women, President Trump, and African migrants

News Desk | The exiled Tibetan leader and profound spiritual preacher Dalai Lama has called out American President Donald Trump for his impulsive statements. In his...
Huda

What would Oprah do? Huda Kattan drops sponsorship worth $185,000

News Desk | Huda Kattan, the famous beauty blogger and entrepreneur inspired by acclaimed American celebrity Oprah Winfrey, once turned down a sponsorship worth $185,000...

Lawfare against Pakistan: coercion or self-inflicted wounds?

Hassan Aslam Shad | Law school teaches that coercion negates free will. It is grounds for exclusion of liability and culpability. We all know what...
Iran

Nuclear strike is the only way to ‘obliterate’ Iran: Zarif

RT | “There is a United Nations charter, and threat of wars is illegal,” Javad Zarif told CNN paraphrasing Article 2.4 of the UN Charter,...
US

US military is a bigger polluter than as many as 140 countries

Benjamin Neimark | The US military’s carbon bootprint is enormous. Like corporate supply chains, it relies upon an extensive global network of container ships, trucks...
Trump

Why Donald Trump is putting the US into a corner on Iran?

Natasha Lindstaedt | After Iran shot down a US drone that allegedly entered Iran’s airspace, Donald Trump signed new sanctions against Iran on June 24, including against...
Pompeo

Pompeo in ‘tariff king’ India to end tension which Trump started

AFP | When US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sits down with India's prime minister on Wednesday he will be trying to chart a path...
US

US Congress ensures no further unsanctioned military action against Iran

Anadolu | A bipartisan group of US lawmakers on Tuesday introduced a measure to stop federal funds from being used for any military force against...

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