Court warns Siddiqul Farooq of contempt

Islamabad Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar warned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former chairman of the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) Siddiqul Farooq of contempt on Thursday. The remarks were made during the hearing of a review petition filed by the PML-N leader against the apex court’s January 31 decision which […]

Pakistan won war against terrorism, while rest of the world failed: PM Abbasi

ISLAMABAD : Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi remarked on Thursday that Pakistan won the war against terrorism, while rest of the world failed. “Pakistan is a leader in the war against terrorism. Tell me the name of another country which sent 20,000 soldiers to fight terrorists,” he remarked while addressing the closing ceremony of International […]

Trump expels 60 Russians, closes Seattle consulate after UK chemical attack: officials

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the expulsion of 60 Russians from the United States and closed the Russian consulate in Seattle over a nerve agent attack earlier this month in Britain, senior US officials said. The order includes 12 Russian intelligence officers from Russia’s mission to the United Nations headquarters in New […]