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Irresponsible statements emanating from India complicating matters: Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK: Pakistan permanent envoy in UN Maleeha Lodhi has said irresponsible statements emanating from India are complicating the matters. Dr Maleeha Lodhi said this in an interview with Arab TV Thursday. She held Pakistan wants to resolve all the outstanding issues with India through dialogue. She went on to …

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UN should take notice of Indian threats, jingoistic statement: Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK: Pakistan permanent representative to UN Dr Maleeha Lodhi has called upon UN to take notice of Indian threats and play its due role to defuse tension in the region. Maleeha Lodhi called on UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and informed him about the worsening situation in the region …

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Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson’s Twitter account suspended on ‘Indian complaint’

ISLAMABAD: Twitter has suspended personal Twitter account of Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson apparently on Indian request. According to sources, the Twitter has suspended the account of Dr Faisal reportedly over his efforts to highlight Indian atrocities against the innocent Kashmiris. They said that Indian authorities had launched a complaint with …

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FM calls for immediate UN intervention in the backdrop of Indian threats

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has called for immediate UN intervention to ease tension in the wake of threats and unnecessary steps taken by India following Pulwama attack. Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has sent a letter to UN Secretary General Antanio Guterres to initiate immediate steps. It has been said in …

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Certain countries in the region out to disrupt Iran-Pakistan ties: Mehdi Hunar Dost

ISLAMABAD: Iranian ambassador in Pakistan Mehdi Hunar Dost has said some countries in the region want to disrupt iran-Pakistan ties and some countries are pursuing conspiracies of anti Islam forces. He said this while addressing a ceremony held here Tuesday in private hotel. He held that Iran has rendered unprecedented …

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FM Qureshi stresses importance of Pak-UK cooperation in various sectors

ISLAMABAD: United Kingdom’s Minister of State for Commonwealth and United Nations Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon called on Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad on Monday. The Foreign Minister underlined the need for increased cooperation in trade, investment and education spheres. He acknowledged assistance of UK’s Department for International Development …

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Pakistan calls back high commissioner from India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday called back its high commissioner appointed in India for consultations in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack. Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal tweeted, “We have called back our high commissioner in India for consultations. He left New Delhi this morning,” Dr Faisal added. The already …

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India must end state repression against Kashmiris & pursue path of dialogue: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reminded India that bluster, belligerence and pursuit of expedient standards to suit internal political interests is both delusional and counterproductive. Responding to media queries on absurd claims made by spokesperson of the Indian Ministry of External Affairs about Foreign Secretary’s briefing to the diplomatic corps, the Foreign …

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Baseless Indian allegations, aggressive rhetoric threat to regional peace: Tehmina

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said baseless Indian allegations and aggressive rhetoric is counterproductive and threat to regional peace. Briefing the African Ambassadors regarding Pulwama Attack in Islamabad on Sunday, she said deliberate anti-Pakistan frenzy is being spurred in India. Tehmina Janjua also apprised Ambassadors from Shanghai Cooperation Organizations’ …

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Pakistan discards Indian charges on Pulwama attack

Islamabad: Pakistan has rejected the Indian allegations of involvement in Pulwama attack. The spokesperson of Ministry of Foreign Affairs , Dr Muhammad Faisal posted a tweet message in which he strongly condemned the Pulwama attack in some 42 Indian soldiers were killed. He said that Pakistan always denounce the sabotage …

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