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Director of ‘Cake’ honored at UK Asian Film Festival

News Desk | Asim Abbasi won the award for Best Director for his directorial debut ‘Cake' at the UK Asian Film Festival. The festival has...

Court reserves verdict on Sharif’s exemption pleas

News Analysis | An accountability court hearing three graft references against Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz has reserved its verdict on their exemption pleas. The...

Who poisoned the Russian spy?

News Analysis | Russian diplomats have left the United Kingdom after they were ordered to leave following the poisoning of a former Russian spy. The...

‘Punish a Muslim Day’ pamphlets distributed throughout UK

News Analysis | A letter encouraging indiscriminate attacks and abuse against Muslims was circulated across various cities in the United Kingdom. Citizens in London, in...

Spy Wars: Russian diplomats expelled from UK

News Analysis | The UK has expelled 23 Russian diplomats. This comes as a reaction after Russia did not offer an explanation-pending a deadline for...

New initiatives required to enhance Pakistan’s economic diplomacy

News Desk | GVS sat down with Mr. Haroon Sharif to discuss the issue of Pakistan’s inclusion in FATF greylist and its economic performance under the...

Malala Yousafzai took a dig at Trump’s policies in a Netflix...

News Desk | Malala Yousafzai appeared on David Letterman's Netflix Talkshow ‘My Next Guest Need No Introduction'. The young Noble Laureate from Pakistan was the...

Saudi Crown Prince’s visit to UK resulted in protests on Yemen...

News Analysis | Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) paid his first global visit on March 7, 2018 to Britain. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...

Chinese company launches an expensive campaign to promote Gwadar in UK

News Analysis | A leading investment group from China has launched an international campaign in London to promote Gwadar, located in Southern Pakistan, as a...

Why is Muslim immigration such a huge issue in UK?

Saqib Manzoor | A survey conducted last year revealed widespread opposition to Muslim immigration across UK. 47% are opposed to further Muslim immigration, according to...

US official visits Pakistan in quest to improve relations after FATF...

News Analysis | In the latest development, a senior United States (US) National Security Council official has visited Islamabad in a low key affair aiming...

Is FATF a tool reflecting US, UK hypocrisy?

Waqas Shabbir | United Kingdom was an ally of the US when both countries put forward the motion to put Pakistan on the terror watch-list...

Pakistan takes Defence Attaches of six countries to visit LOC

News Analysis | Defence Attaches of US, UK, France, China, Turkey and Indonesia visited Line of Control (LOC) in Rawalakot Sector of Azad Jammu &...

‘Verna’ to be screened in UK film festival

News Desk | Mahira Khan's latest venture ‘Verna' is among the top women-centric films that will be screened in the UK's South Asian Film Festival,...

MQM will remain the same until immediate changes are made

Junaid Ali Malik | Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) was established on August 22, 2016. It is in fact the Muhajir Qaumi Movement, which is being operated from abroad....

Accountability court allows NAB to record witness statements via video link

News Analysis | The accountability court hearing three corruption cases against Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Capt(Retd) Safdar on Friday, allowed National Accountability Bureau (NAB)...

Fereeha Idrees: Why she had to unlearn everything learned in UK...

GVS News | GVS sat down with the TV Anchor, Fereeha Idris, to learn more about her journey to becoming a journalist, what it takes...

Malala Yousafzai supports Akshay Kumar’s Padman

News Analysis | Malala Yousafzai recently joined hands with Twinkle Khanna to support Akshay Kumar's upcoming movie ‘Padman'. Twinkle Khanna was invited at the Oxford...

What is the future of Russo-British Trade

Haneul Na’avi | “Mock on; thou hast a place of refuge; I am alone, an exile soon to be.” —Euripides, “Medea” The 29 November Russo-British Business...

UK blames protestors as Trump cancels London trip

AFP | The British government blamed the threat of mass protests for President Donald Trump's decision Friday to cancel a visit to London to open...

‘Parchi’ set to be the first Pakistani hit of 2018

News Desk | Pakistani film ‘Parchi' featuring the gorgeous Hareem Farooq and Ali Rehman in leading roles is expected to release in cinemas on January...

Pak media polarized? It’s just business, nothing personal!

Shiffa Yousafzai | Many will agree with me that perhaps the biggest problem with Pakistani media today is its sharply polarized nature. The split between...

Vehicle emissions contribute to hazardous air pollution in Pakistan  

Fakhar Mehmood | This does not make headlines quite often in Pakistan, but air pollution in the country is a matter of great concern that...

Sadiq Khan demands an apology from British Government for ‘Amritsar Massacre’

News Desk | In a bold statement, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has called on the British Government to apologize for the horrific Amritsar Massacre...

Afghan girls’ robotics team overcomes setbacks to win contest in Europe

News Desk | After series of setbacks, the girl's from the robotics team of Afghanistan won a prestigious robotic competition in Europe. The three teenage girls...

UK looks to save 500,000 people from slavery

Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation | Hundreds of thousands of people who have survived modern slavery or risk becoming enslaved in nations including Bangladesh, Nepal...

UK cinemas to be torched for ‘Padmavati’ screening

News Desk | British cinemas screening controversial Bollywood movie, ‘Padmavati' must be burned down threatens the leader of a hardline Hindu nationalist group ‘Karni Sena'....

Ishaq Dar refuses to resign despite pressure from PM, cabinet

GVS Analysis | Geo News, along with multiple prominent TV anchors, has reported that Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has still not resigned. Instead, Prime Minister...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s romance heating up.

Rumours suggest that Meghan Markle is set to move in with her beau, Prince Harry. She is even planning to move her beloved pooches, Guy...

UK press spreading Islamophobia, says British-Pakistani politician Sayeeda Warsi

News Desk l According to news posted in the Guardian, former British-Pakistani minister Sayeeda Hussain Warsi has said that hate speech and Islamophobia have become...

Anti-Pakistan slogans on Cabs in UK; Pakistan demands stern action

News Analysis | Some anti-Pakistan slogans were seen on cabs in London recently, said the Foreign Office (FO) of Pakistan.‘Free Balochistan’ was written on the...

Respite for Maryam as ‘Calibri font’ issue removed from charge-sheet

News Analysis | Anti-graft court on Wednesday removed the portion pertaining to the Calibri font from the charge-sheet of the Avenfield Apartments reference. The accountability...

Why British minister Priti Patel had to resign?

News Analysis | The UK's international development secretary, Priti Patel, has resigned after it was revealed she held secret meetings with Israeli officials during what...

Anti-Pakistan labels removed from cabs in London!

News Analysis | The Transport for London(TFL) has ordered the removal of offensive advertisements from its cabs where were in violation of Pakistan's territorial integrity....

Jeremy Corbyn under fire for supporting Muslims over Israeli Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire for speaking at an event organized by the Muslim Engagement and Development (Mend). He addressed the Muslim Engagement and...

ISIS threatens to kill the future King of Britain

News Desk | ISIS jihadists have threatened to kill Prince George. A picture of the little prince entering his Battersea school captioned "Even the royal...

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