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Sartaj welcomes Turkey’s offer on kashmir,Slams India.

In a statement released by the Foreign Office in Islamabad on Tuesday, Sartaj Aziz also welcomed Tayyip Erdogan’s recent offer to strengthen the dialogue process among the stakeholders for resolving the Kashmir issue. The adviser said that the Indian counter proposal that it is ready for bilateral dialogue with Pakistan is no longer credible because […]

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China has a ‘vested interest’ in resolving Kashmir issue.

Beijing: China now has a “vested interest” in mediating between India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue because of its nearly $50 billion investment in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor that passes through PoK, an article in a State-run daily has said. The article in the Global Times, a ruling Communist Party of China publication, […]

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 AFP YANGON: Nineteen people were killed and 21 injured after their bus toppled into a ravine in eastern Myanmar, police said Saturday. The bus was carrying around 40 passengers from central Bago province when it plunged off a highway near Myawaddy, a town on the Thai border, on Friday. “Nineteen people were killed and 21 people […]

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7.1-magnitude quake jolts Philippines

An earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale the island of Mindanao in Philippines on Saturday morning, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake struck offshore near Glan town in Sarangani province at a depth of 10 km around 4.23 a.m., 68 km south of the city of General Santos, Xinhua news agency quoted […]

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Deadly Taliban attack leaves over 140 dead

  VoV Web Desk Srinagar: According to different news agencies and new reports, in the deadly attack of Taliban on the Afghan army base in Afghanistan the death toll of army men has gone to over 140 till Saturday afternoon. News reports said that Taliban militants in a coordinated attack on the army base in […]

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Heigl as seething ex-wife makes film ‘Unforgettable’

NEW YORK (CNS) — The few adult viewers for whom it’s suitable might be tempted to nickname the feverish domestic drama “Unforgettable” (Warner Bros.) “Wifie Dearest.” That’s because Tessa Connover (Katherine Heigl), the obsessive, perfectionist ex-spouse at the center of the film’s action, continually calls to mind Faye Dunaway’s fuming, rage-prone persona as Joan Crawford […]

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US national security adviser discusses Afghanistan in India

AGENCIES; New Delhi: President Donald Trump’s national security adviser discussed the situation in Afghanistan with India’s prime minister on Tuesday, nearly a week after the US military dropped a massive non-nuclear bomb in the country that it said killed 95 militants. HR McMaster’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked the first visit by a […]

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Turkey referendum: First results show Erdogan camp set to win

Egypt: With more than 50% of ballots counted, the “Yes” vote was on 58% and “No” on about 42% but the results may not be representative of the entire country. Erdogan supporters say replacing the parliamentary system with an executive presidency would modernise the country. But opponents fear it could lead to greater authoritarianism. A […]

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Iran floods and Landslides claim 25 lives.

Bagdad:At least 25 persons were killed in floods and landslides in northwest Iran, an official said on Saturday. At least 18 persons were injured in flood-hit East Azerbaijan, West Azerbaijan, Kordestan and Zanjan provinces, Press Tv quoted Esma’eel Najjar, the head of the Crisis Management Organisation, as saying. Azar-Shahr and Ajab-Sheer counties suffered the most. […]

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ISLAMABAD:At least three persons, said to be agents of the Research and Analysis Wing, have been arrested in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. Mohammad Khalil, Imtiaz and Rashid, all from Taroti village in Abbaspur, were in the custody of police in Rawalakot, the headquarters of Poonch division, Dawn online reported. According to Poonch Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) […]

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