Daily Archives: August 17, 2017

Time to Visit the Spectacular Red Beach

PANJIN, Liaoning, Aug. 17, 2017/Xinhua-AsiaNet/– The second edition of “Red Beach Cup” International Youth Art Festival kicked off on August 14 in the Red Beach National Scenic Corridor, a spectacular tourist attraction located in the …

‫آستانہ 2017ء ایکسپو میں چین کے پویلین میں ہائنان کے موضوع کا دن

آستانہ، قزاقستان، 16 اگست 2017ء/سن ہوا-ایشیانیٹ/– “تیانیا ہائی جیاؤ آئیں جہاں سال بھر بہار ہوتی ہے؛ تیانیا ہائی جیاؤ آئیں جہاں اوپر بلندیوں اور نیچے گھاٹیوں میں پھول اور پھل ہیں۔” 14 اگست 2017ء کو

Analysts: Taliban Letter to Trump Is Tactic to Counter Pressure

The Afghan Taliban's "open letter" to President Donald Trump calling for a total withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country, is aimed at taking pressure off the group as Washington presses Pakistan to crack down …

ACLU: Psychologists Behind CIA Interrogation Program Settle Torture Case

Two psychologists who helped design an interrogation program used by the CIA in the U.S. war on terror have settled a lawsuit brought on behalf of three former detainees.

Terms of the settlement were not …

Trump, Security Team to Mull Strategic Options on Afghanistan

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis said Thursday that President Donald Trump's administration is nearing a decision on a strategy designed to end the war in Afghanistan, the longest conflict in U.S. history.

"We are …

Pakistan Slams US for Declaring Anti-India Kashmir Group as ‘Terrorist’

ISLAMABAD Pakistan has criticized the United States for designating Hizbul Mujahideen, the largest militant group fighting Indian rule in the disputed Kashmir region, as a foreign terrorist organization.

Foreign Ministry spokesman Nafees Zakaria told reporters …

Analysts: Taliban Letter to Trump Is Tactic to Counter Pressure

The Afghan Taliban's "open letter" to President Donald Trump calling for a total withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country, is aimed at taking pressure off the group as Washington presses Pakistan to crack down …

Pakistan Railway Revival Clashes With Shanty Towns

KARACHI, PAKISTAN After many false starts, plans to resurrect a railway in Pakistan's teeming metropolis of Karachi are moving ahead with the help of Chinese cash. Not everyone is happy.

The Chinese-funded $2 billion project …

Govt initiates major policy reforms to facilitate business community: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on

Wednesday said that government had initiated major policy reforms to

facilitate business community.

The Prime Minister said that laws relating to establishment of Special

Economic Zones had been formulated …

Govt initiates major policy reforms to facilitate business community: PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on

Wednesday said that government had initiated major policy reforms to

facilitate business community.

The Prime Minister said that laws relating to establishment of Special

Economic Zones had been formulated …