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By preventing terrorism, Pak can be 'important partner': United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

By preventing terrorism, Pak can be 'important partner': United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has issued a statement on Pakistan saying that the nation has suffered greatly from terrorism and can be an "important partner" in U.S.' shared goals of peace and stability, hours after President Donald Trump addressed America at the Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall and presented his military strategy on Afghanistan.

Taliban insists on fighting as US reveals Afghan strategy

The statement comes after US President Donald Trump announced a new strategy to Afghanistan and South Asia, lambasting Pakistan for offering safe haven to "agents of chaos".

Afghan envoy hails Trump for breaking silence on Pak's support to terror

Afghan envoy hails Trump for breaking silence on Pak's support to terror

Afghanistan on Tuesday lauded President Donald Trump for breaking America's "silence" on Pakistan providing sanctuaries to terrorists and embracing a strategy that gives the war-torn country what it needs.

US President Donald Trump lashes out at Pakistan for sheltering terrorists, seeks bigger role for India

US President Donald Trump lashes out at Pakistan for sheltering terrorists, seeks bigger role for India

Washington will no longer tolerate Pakistan and Taliban for offering safe havens to extremists, said Trump.

Pak woman thanks Sushma Swaraj for granting medical visa for nephew

The family of a Pakistani child on Monday thanked External Affairs Minister for granting medical visa to him.

Hafiz Saeed's political outfit Milli Muslim League announces creation of Islamic State in Pakistan

Hafiz Saeed's political outfit Milli Muslim League announces creation of Islamic State in Pakistan

Declaring war on liberal elements in Pakistani society, MML leaders organized various public rallies in major cities on the day the country marked its 70th Independence Day.

Unfortunate 'Partition: 1947' has been banned in Pakistan: Gurinder Chadha

Unfortunate 'Partition: 1947' has been banned in Pakistan: Gurinder Chadha

 Gurinder Chadha's "Partition: 1947" has been banned in Pakistan and the filmmaker has called it "unfortunate".

Seven kidnapped policemen rescued in Pakistan after search operation

Accpording to the report, the seven policemen, Luqman, Zeeshan, Sabir, Shakir, Jamshed, Safdar and Muzammil, were abducted by 15 dacoits from the riverine area of River Indus in the limits of Bangla Ichha police, Rajanpur.

New US Afghan policy may push Pakistan towards China, Russia: Report

Pakistan and China share an "all weather ties". Leaders of the two countries have called the relationship as that of "iron brothers".

Ousted Pakistan PM Sharif to leave for London on Aug 24

Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will leave for his first London trip after his removal from power by the country's Supreme Court in Panama case.

Nawaz Sharif, sons, daughter fail to appear before anti-graft body

Nawaz Sharif, sons, daughter fail to appear before anti-graft body

Sharif, his children and his son-in-law were summoned today in a case that primarily revolves around Maryam being a beneficiary of offshore firms.

Pakistan grants nationality to 298 Indians in five years: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan

Pakistan grants nationality to 298 Indians in five years: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan

Only 15 were given nationality in 2015, while 69 got it in 2016, until April 14 this year, 15 Indians got nationality, the statement said.

 

Pakistan must ensure its soil is not used for terror activities: US commander General Joseph Votel

Pakistan must ensure its soil is not used for terror activities: US commander General Joseph Votel

"In his discussions with Pakistani leaders, he emphasised that all parties must work to ensure that Pakistani soil is not used to plan or conduct terrorist attacks against its neighbours," the US Embassy here said in a statement.

Donald Trump weighing options for new South Asia strategy: White House

Donald Trump weighing options for new South Asia strategy: White House

Donald Trump is weighing his options on formulating a new US strategy in South Asia with the focus on Afghanistan, the White House has said, after the President held a key meeting with his national security team.

Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau laid to rest in Karachi

"The entire nation is indebted to Ruth Pfau for her selflessness and unmatched services for eradication of leprosy," said Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

Hardline Islamic party leader shot dead in northwest Pakistan

A local leader of hardline Islamic party Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) was on Saturday shot dead by unidentified gunmen near a mosque in Pakistan's restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.

Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali, arrested in terror funding case, sent to 10-day NIA custody

Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali, arrested in terror funding case, sent to 10-day NIA custody

Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali, who was arrested in terror funding case, was on Friday sent to 10-day NIA custody.

Money laundering: Nawaz Sharif, sons to appear before Pakistan's anti-graft body today

Money laundering: Nawaz Sharif, sons to appear before Pakistan's anti-graft body today

On July 28, a five-member bench of the SC disqualified Nawaz Sharif from office following a JIT probe that exposed illegal family wealth stashed abroad.

Pakistan disappointed with US move to blacklist Hizbul Mujahideen, calls it 'unjustified'

Pakistan disappointed with US move to blacklist Hizbul Mujahideen, calls it 'unjustified'

Disappointed with the United States decision to designate Hizbul Mujahideen as a foreign terrorist organisation, Pakistan called the move 'unjustified', the Pakistan Foreign Office said on Wednesday. 

Pakistan slams US blacklisting of Kashmir 'terror' group

Pakistan slams US blacklisting of Kashmir 'terror' group

Pakistan on Thursday criticised the United States for blacklisting the Kashmiri separatist group Hizb-ul-Mujahideen as a terrorist organisation, calling the move "unjustified".