Day archives: December 16th, 2016

Nawaz Sharif might like to attend US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif might like to attend US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration with his government voicing optimism the new administration in Washington will provide it with “a fresh opportunity to burnish its credentials” with the US, a media report said. The Pakistani government had sent a special emissary Tariq Fatemi to Washington last …

SC to ward off challenge to democracy: Justice Saqib

The Express Tribune : Pakistan SC to ward off challenge to democracy: Justice Saqib By Our Correspondent Published: December 16, 2016 ISLAMABAD: The Chief Justice-designate, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, has observed that the judiciary in Pakistan was ‘truly’ independent and “they (the justices) will strive to maintain this independence”. He was addressing a full court reference …

Blood of every APS martyr is avenged.

PESHAWAR – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Bajwa has said the nation will not rest until the blood of every APS martyr is avenged. Addressing the main memorial at the Army Public School in Peshawar earlier today, organised as a tribute to the martyrs of the tragedy, General Qamar Bajwa said the martyrs of the …

The ceasefire on the LoC was violated again with Pakistani army

Poonch (J&K): After a lull of over three weeks, the ceasefire on the LoC was violated again with Pakistani army on Friday, resorting to heavy cross-border firing at Indian posts and civilians areas in Balakote sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. “Pakistani army violated ceasefire, targeting Indian positions along the Line of Control in …