Daily Archives: December 5, 2017

Joint US-Afghan Operation Kills Top al-Qaida, Taliban Leaders

ISLAMABAD Afghanistan's security forces, in joint counterterrorism raids with U.S. partners, this week have killed several high-profile leaders of al-Qaida, along with 80 other members of the terrorist network and the Taliban insurgency,

The Afghan …

Protected but Stifled, a Pakistani Minority Feels Imprisoned in its Own Community

QUETTA, PAKISTAN Ali Haris dreamed of getting a college degree and a well-paid job. Instead, he had to quit his education after high school. Going to Balochistan University, the only public university in the area …

Peace prerequisite for development: Hafeez

Chief Minister Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says peace is prerequisite for development and the government is utilizing all available resources for lasting peace in the area.

This he said while addressing a seminar held under title …

Afghan land being used in creating law & order problem in Pakistan

Home Minister Balochistan Mir Sarfraz Bugti has said that the land of Afghanistan is being used in creating law and order problem in Pakistan.

Addressing a news conference in Quetta on Tuesday, he said that …

Jhagra lauds Pakistan Scouts’ services

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra says Pakistan Scouts have always rendered innumerable services in natural calamities and proved its worth in every hour of need in the country.

Presiding over a meeting of …

US Supreme Court allows Trump travel ban to take effect

Washington - The US Supreme Court said Monday that the government could fully enforce a revised ban on travellers from six mainly Muslim countries pending appeal, backing President Donald Trump in the year-long battle over …