Islamabad, Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

Islamabad, Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Pakistani PM concerned about Mideast tensions in meeting with Qatari FMRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Xinhuanet

    Foreign Minister of Qatar Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, who arrived in Pakistan on an unannounced visit on Tuesday, discussed with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the current tensions in the Middle East. Sheikh Mohammed is the first high level official to visit Pakistan since Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Bahrain, Yemen and the Maldives cut diplomatic relations with Qatar on June 5. The Prime Minister office in Islamabad said in a statement that Sheikh Mohammed briefed the Pakistani prime minister on Qatar's response to the demands of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt and on the current status of the mediation efforts of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait.

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  2. Decision on Sharif's resignation to be made after review of all material: Pak SCRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], July 18 : The three-member special Supreme Court implementation bench hearing the Panama Papers case on Tuesday observed that it would take a decision on Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's disqualification or sending the matter to an accountability court after reviewing all the material in his regard. The bench resumed the proceedings in Panama Papers case after the petitioners presented their arguments in favour of the Joint Investigation Team's final report a day earlier.

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  3. Pak court lifts ban on airing of Indian teleplaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    Lahore [Pakistan], July 18 : A ban on telecast of Indian teleplays, imposed by Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority , was lifted by the Lahore Court on Tuesday. Granting the permission to private television channels to screen Indian teleplays, the Lahore declared PEMRA's ban as null and void given that the federal government had no objections regarding the same.

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  4. PoK integral part of India, says Sushma while granting medical visaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , July 18 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said Pakistan occupied Kashmir is an integral part of India and that New Delhi will give a medical emergency visa to 24-year-old resident Osama Ali. Taking to Twitter Sushma said, "POK is an integral part of India.

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  5. PTI will wait for SC verdict on Panama Papers before pressurising Sharif to resignRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], July 18 : As the Supreme Court is set to pronounce its verdict in the Panama Papers, the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Tuesday said it will wait for the court's decision before calling on the people to take to the streets and force Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign from his post. On the other hand, the Pakistan Peoples Party has warned Sharif that he will be coerced to leave histhis post if he does not resign on his own, reported the Dawn.

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  6. Updated 22 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Indian Express

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said since POK is an integral part of India, the Pakistani national, who lives in Rawalakot in POK, will not require a letter from Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs, and that India will grant him a medical visa. Reacting to a report in The Indian Express, Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has said that the Indian government will grant a medical emergency visa to a man living in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir whose case was stuck in a bureaucratic process.

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  7. 'I will never forgive my son for killing Qandeel Baloch'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], July. 18 : On July 15, 2016, Qandeel Baloch, whose real name was Fouzia Azeem, was allegedly murdered by her brother in a shocking case of 'honour killing'.

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  8. No letter from Aziz, ailing PoK student appeals for visa to Sushma SwarajRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Indian Express

    Diagnosed with a tumour in the liver, a 24-year-old in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir wants to travel to New Delhi for treatment but is unable to make the journey because Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs, will not write a letter to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad that the youth be granted a medical emergency visa. Rawalakot resident Osama Ali's family is appealing to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to revoke the requirement of a letter from Aziz for a medical emergency visa.

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  9. Pakistan PM's future uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Star Online

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's Supreme Court began hearings that will decide the future of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is fighting for his job and contesting a damning corruption report by an investigative panel. The Supreme Court is expected to either put Sharif on trial on corruption charges, or even disqualify him, but few expect the judges to dismiss the case after the panel tabled a damaging 254-page report into his family wealth.

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  10. Pak SC begins hearing to decide Sharif's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Times of India

    As the Supreme Court resumed hearing of the Panama Papers case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday, his legal team challenged the report of the investigators that found him guilty of perjury, tampering documents and concealing his assets.

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  11. Will keep punishing you for LoC misadventures, India warns PakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Times of India

    Director-general of military operations Lt General A K Bhatt conveyed the tough message to his Pakistani counterpart Maj Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza over the hotline on Monday, holding the Indian Army "reserved the right to appropriately" hit back at all ceasefire violations. Lt General A K Bhatt conveyed the tough message to his Pakistani counterpart Maj Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza over the hotline NEW DELHI: The deadly war of attrition continues along the 778-km Line of Control, with New Delhi issuing another stern warning to Islamabad that it will continue retaliatory punitive fire assaults against Pakistan Army 's targeting of Indian troops or providing covering fire to infiltrating terrorists.

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  12. Indian soldier, young girl, die in Kashmir border clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Yahoo!

    Islamabad accused New Delhi of bombing one of its military vehicles Sunday, killing four of its troops in Pakistan-administered Kashmir An Indian soldier and a young girl were killed Monday during a skirmish at the de facto border in Kashmir, officials said, just a day after four Pakistani soldiers were killed in a similar exchange. Army spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said a soldier died when a mortar fired from Pakistan-controlled territory landed on a bunker, sparking fierce retaliatory fire.

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  13. Nawaz Sharif says NO Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif Refuses to Resign Amid Panamagate RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | India.com

    New Delhi, July 12: Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif on Thursday refused to resign despite demands made by the opposition for his exit in connection to the Panamagate row. The Panama case probe panel presented a report that recommended filing of a graft case against Sharif and his family.

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  14. Sharif's loss may strengthen army, has India worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Times of India

    If Nawaz Sharif is forced out of office, it is likely to increase the role and power of the Pakistan Army. In the past, army control of Pakistan's institutions has meant violence for India.

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  15. The tragic death of KashmiriyatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Daily Star

    The yatris were on a pilgrimage of faith which they cherish. It had nothing to do with politics.

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  16. India slams Pakistan for glorifying Burhan WaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | India.com

    New Delhi, Jul 9 India today hit out at Pakistan for glorifying militant commander Burhan Wani, saying Islamabad's terror support and sponsorship need to be condemned by 'one and all'. In a strongly worded tweet, External Affairs Ministry Spokesman Gopal Baglay said, " First @ForeignOfficePk read frm banned LeT's script.

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  17. Belligerent India threatening regional peace, security: Pak FORead the original story

    Thursday Jul 13 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], July 13 : Pakistan's Foreign Office on Thursday claimed that regional peace and security could be compromised both in the short and long term by India's belligerence. Addressing media here, Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria charged Indian troops with frequently violating the ceasefire on the Line of Control and the International Boundary.

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  18. No progress from Pak on giving consular access to Kulbhusan: IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , July 13: India on Thursday said that is has not received any information, through its diplomatic channels, from Pakistan regarding giving consular access to former Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Yadav, who was awarded death sentence of espionage by a military court. Briefing the media here, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Gopal Baglay said that there has been no progress in providing visas so far for Jadhav's mother from the Pakistani side.

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  19. No change in Pakistan's stand on consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Times of India

    India said that there has been no change in Pakistan's position on providing consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav or on the visa request made by his mother, amidst Pakistani media reports that Islamabad was considering allowing Jadhav's mother to visit him in Pakistan.

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  20. Pakistan PM's daughter, heir apparent in corruption probe crosshairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Yahoo!

    A damning judicial report into the family wealth of Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif threatens not just his premiership, but has also imperiled the political career of his daughter and heir apparent. Maryam Nawaz Sharif, 43, has in recent years gained greater influence within Sharif's inner circle, and is credited with steering him to embrace more pro-women and liberal causes in a deeply conservative nation of 200 million people.

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