Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi (File Photo)

China asks India, Pak to resolve disputes through dialogue as Pak FM arrives in Beijing

Beijing (1 MIN READ): China on Friday urged India and Pakistan to hold dialogue to resolve their disputes even as it stuck to its earlier position, asking India to stop “unilaterally changing the status quo” of Kashmir. The Chinese response came after Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived here to consult Beijing on the […]

Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur (Photo: IANS)

Kartarpur corridor project to continue: Pakistan

Islamabad¬†(2 MIN READ): The cross-border Kartarpur Corridor project will continue as scheduled, Pakistan said on Thursday, a day after it expelled the Indian envoy and announced other retaliatory measures after India revoked Article 370 granting special status to Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said in his briefing: “The Kartarpur Corridor project […]

Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal (Photo: IANS)

Pakistan rejects India saying J&K an internal matter

Islamabad (2 MIN READ): Pakistan on Thursday rejected India’s contention that Jammu and Kashmir is an internal matter of India and stressed that it remains on the agenda of the United Nations Security Council and is a disputed territory. Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal, in his briefing, just after India stressed that Jammu and Kashmir […]

Samjhauta Express Train (IANS)

Pakistan ‘permanently discontinues’ Samjhauta Express

Islamabad (1 MIN READ): Pakistan on Thursday announced that it is permanently discontinuing the Samjhauta Express train service with India following New Delhi’s revocation of special status for Jammu and Kashmir. The decision was announced by Pakistan’s Railway Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed at a press conference. He said that the bogies of the Samjhauta Express […]

Fawad Chaudhry (File Photo : Twitter)

WATCH: Pakistan Minister, Senator hurl abuses in Parliament,

Islamabad (1 MIN READ): Opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Mushahidullah Khan and Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry hurled abuses at each other in Parliament, turning a joint session into a brawl. Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani, who was presiding over the proceedings alongside National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser on Wednesday, had to […]

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Pak expels Indian envoy, to suspend trade with India

Islamabad (2 MIN READ):¬†Pakistan’s top civil and military leadership on Wednesday decided to downgrade diplomatic relations, expel the Indian High Commissioner and suspend bilateral trade with India in the wake of New Delhi’s move of revoking special status for Jammu and Kashmir. The decision was taken at a second session of National Security Committee (NSC) […]