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World desperately waiting for morality-based world order: President Alvi

ISLAMABAD, Apr 02 (DNA): President Dr Arif Alvi says the world is going through a complex situation and it is desperately waiting for a morality-based world order, dominated by human compassion and equality. He expressed these views during his interaction with speakers and participants of Islamabad Security Dialogue in Islamabad Saturday. The President said it was a matter of concern whether the nations had learnt from the history or not. What should be the criterion for the security of states with respect to avoidance of tussles? he posed a question. HumanRead More

SC moved to bar vote on no-confidence motion

ISLAMABAD, Apr 02 (DNA): Another plea has been filed in the SupremeCourt of Pakistan on Saturday to stop voting on a no-trust motionagainst Prime Minister Imran Khan after the latter shared a letterhighlighting a foreign conspiracy to topple his government. The application was filed at the apex court by a female applicant to barvoting on the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Imran Khan. The plea asked the top court to order the investigation of theforeign-conspiracy letter saying that immediate intervention wasnecessary to bring an end to distress among masses. TheRead More

On the eve of crucial no-trust vote, PM Imran urges youth to stage ‘peaceful protests’

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday urged the country’s youth to stage “peaceful protests” against a “foreign conspiracy” allegedly hatched against his government and said that he has “more than one plan” for tomorrow’s crucial vote on the no-confidence motion against him in the National Assembly. The prime minister made these remarks during a live question and answer session, which began a little before 5:30pm, was broadcast live on television, radio and digital media, and lasted roughly an hour. “Before taking your telephone calls, I want to talk toRead More

First fast in Pakistan on Sunday as Ramazan moon sighted

ISLAMABAD, APR 2: The Ruet-i-Hilal Committee announced on Saturday evening that the Ramazan moon has been sighted and the first of the holy month will fall on Sunday (tomorrow). The announcement was made by Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee chairman Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad at a press conference in Peshawar. Separate meetings of the committee were also held in the other three provincial capitals. “The climate was clear at a number of places in Pakistan and we received moon-sighting testimonies from Lahore, Islamabad, Narowal, Sialkot, Kasur, Pakpattan, Kharian among others,” Maulana AzadRead More

Pakistan navy flotilla visits Abu Dhabi

ISLAMABAD, APR 2 /DNA/ – Pakistan Navy Flotilla comprising Pakistan Navy Ship SHAMSHEER and AZMAT alongwith Pakistan Maritime Security Agency Ship Kolachi visited Abu Dhabi. Upon arrival at port Mina Zayed, PN contingent was received by Defence Attaché of Pakistan at Abu Dhabi along with United Arab Emirates(UAE) naval officials. During stay at port, Mission Commander alongwith Commanding Officers called-on Chief of UAE Naval Forces, Commander UAE Coast Guards and Director Naval Operations of UAE Naval Forces. During the interaction, matters of mutual interest were discussed and further enhancement ofRead More

PA condemns Israeli killing of three Palestinians in occupied West Bank

The Palestinian Authority (PA) on Saturday condemned the Israeli killing of three Palestinians in the West Bank, warning that the Israeli escalation risks to explode the situation in the region. “The dangerous Israeli escalation, which coincided today with the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan, is strongly rejected and condemned, and it would explode the situation,” PA spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina said in a statement cited by the state news agency Wafa. He slammed the Israeli actions as constituting “a flagrant challenge to international legitimacy and international law.” Abu Rudeina called on Tel AvivRead More