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8 June, 2018 4:33 PM Belt and Road is a revolutionary movement: Pakistan President

Mamnoon Hussian praises China's initiative, says CPEC is nearing fruition Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain has hailed China’s Belt and Road Initiative as a “global revolutionary movement” and said its $50 billion flagship project — the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) — is reaching fruition. “The BRI is a revolutionary global movement connecting 43

27 May, 2018 11:56 PM Pakistan announces general elections on July 25

Islamabad: Pakistan's upcoming general elections for parliament and provincial assemblies will be held on July 25, according to a decree signed by President Mamnoon Hussain on Saturday. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in a formal letter last week had proposed the president to grant permission to hold the election between July 25 and 27. Sources 123

24 March, 2018 2:43 AM In a first, Indian diplomats attend Pakistan Day parade

ISLAMABAD: In a first, senior Indian military officials and diplomats posted in Islamabad on Friday attended the military parade to mark the Pakistan Day, said a media report. The move of the Pakistan Army chief was aimed at sending a message of peace to New Delhi, claimed the report. Amid heightened tensions between the two neighbouring countries, the Pakistan 90

23 March, 2018 6:38 AM Pakistan celebrates National Day with military parade

Pakistanis are celebrating National Day with a military parade that’s showcasing short- and long-range missiles, tanks, jets, drones and other hardware. Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain used the occasion to promise to defeat militants who have killed thousands of people in attacks over the past 10 years. As part of security measures for Friday’s parade 50

20 March, 2018 11:56 PM Terrorist Hafiz Saeed moves Lahore High Court, challenges Pakistan government ban on his charities

The JuD chief has challenged the Pakistan govt ban on his outfits – JuD and charity organisation Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation. Islamabad: Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed has filed a petition in the Lahore High Court challenging the Pakistan government's ban on his social welfare activities. According to reports, the JuD chief 85

14 February, 2018 12:07 PM Ahead of Paris terror meet, Pakistan nods to law banning charities linked to Hafiz Saeed

NEW DELHI: Amending its anti-terror law, Pakistan has included Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed and his charities among those listed as terrorists by the UN, a media report said. The country has authorised its government to blacklist charities linked to Saeed - Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and the Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation (FIF). Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain 79

21 December, 2017 4:40 PM New Indian High Commissioner presents credentials to Pak President

Newly-appointed Indian High Commissioner Ajay Basaria today presented his credentials to President Mamnoon Hussain, who said Pakistan is sincerely working for regional peace, stability and development. Newly-appointed Indian High Commissioner Ajay Basaria on Thursday presented his credentials to President Mamnoon Hussain, who said Pakistan is sincerely 68

18 August, 2017 1:39 PM Doklam crisis echoes loudly in South and South-East Asia

Japan’s support to India irks China but countries — from Nepal to Philippines — keenly watching the subtle power shifts without taking sides. From Nepal to the Philippines, countries in South and South-East Asia are keenly observing the Doklam crisis, wary of taking sides, but also keeping a close eye on subtle power shifts that the unfolding crisis 31

14 August, 2017 4:37 PM China to boost strategic ties with all-weather friend Pak: VP

Islamabad, Aug 14 (PTI) China is ready to enhance all- round strategic cooperation and economic ties with its "all weather" ally Pakistan, Vice Premier Wang Yang said today as he attended the countrys Independence Day celebrations here. Wang, a member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of Chinas ruling Communist Party, is among the countrys top leaders 46

12 August, 2017 12:57 PM Chinese Vice-Premier to visit Pakistan for Independence Day celebrations

A high-level Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Wang Yang will visit Pakistan to take part in the country’s Independence Day celebrations, officials said on Saturday. The Foreign Ministry said Mr. Wang’s two-day visit from August 13 comes on the “directions of President Xi Jinping as a special gesture” for Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day on August 45