Day archives: November 2nd, 2016

Two senior Taliban figures said that Pakistan issued a stark warning to the militant group,

ISLAMABAD: Two senior Taliban figures said that Pakistan issued a stark warning to the militant group, apparently surprised and angered over being excluded from the insurgents’ secret talks with the Afghan government. They said the Pakistani government warned the Taliban that unless they consult with Islamabad+ during the negotiations all top Taliban leaders will be …

Pakistanis will have to fend for themselves

Pakistanis will have to fend for themselves  The Pakistani Army – we have seen Obama’s and John Kerry’s largesse to Pakistan despite much evidence of their perfidy. It is very likely that in a Hillary Clinton presidency, her chief of staff might be Huma Abedin, a close aide who is a Pakistani-American, and no friend …

Pakistan again summons Indian envoy

Pakistan again summons Indian envoy ISLAMABAD –  Pakistan on Tuesday again summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh and lodged a strong protest over continued ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) and the Working Boundary by Indian forces. Earlier, six civilians were killed and eight were injured after Indian forces opened unprovoked …

Islamabad lockdown: PPP leaders call cancelled

The Express Tribune Islamabad lockdown: PPP leaders call cancelled sit-in a backdoor deal By Riazul Haq Published: November 2, 2016  :Right after Imran Khan’s announcement to celebrate Wednesday (today) as a ‘thanksgiving day’, politicians including prime minister’s daughter Maryam Nawaz took to social media to share their thoughts. PPP’s senator and former minister for interior …