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Pompeo to visit Islamabad for talks with PM Khan

Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is likely to visit Islamabad in September for consultations with Pakistan’s…

Pakistan’s ruling party appoints Arif Alvi as presidential candidate

Islamabad (IANS) Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan has nominated Arif Alvi as the party’s candidate for the office of the…

Trump says U.S. ends Syria development fund, urges “rich countries” to pay instead

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma) U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that the United States has ended the development fund for Syria, urging…

Merkel, Putin hold talks on tough issues

BERLIN (Rahnuma) German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks in north of Berlin on Saturday, with the…

Top Republican says Russia probe difficult

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma) For much of the last two years, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who…

Turkey to expand cross-border military operations

SHANGHAI (Rahnuma)  President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has told his ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) congress that Turkey would press…

North Korea urges Trump to be ‘bold’ on denuclearization

SEOUL (Rahnuma) North Korean state media blamed Donald Trump’s political opponents for the “deadlock” over denuclearization on Saturday, urging the US…

Pakistanis launch ‘Buy Lira’ campaign to support Turkey

KARACHI, Pakistan (Rahnuma) Pakistani politicians, civil society and social media activists have formally launched a three-day “Buy Lira” campaign across the country in…

LatAm leaders mourn passing of Kofi Annan

BUENOS AIRES (Rahnuma)  Governments and leaders across Latin America on Saturday mourned the death of former United Nations secretary-general and…

Nigerian troops hand over 23 rescued children to UNICEF

LAGOS (Rahnuma) At least 23 children rescued from Boko Haram terrorists in restive northeast Nigeria’s Borno state have been handed over…
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