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Pakistan Says Want Peace with India

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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has signaled a willingness to open peace talks with India as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears set to return to power in New Delhi after an election fought in the shadow of renewed confrontation between the nuclear-armed enemies, Reuters reported Thursday. However, in a possible warning …

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In UN, Pakistan Stresses on Inclusive Political Process for Durable Peace

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NEW YORK – Pakistan said that the sustainability of gains in peacekeeping operations needs a political process which prevents any relapse into conflict, Pakistan Today reported Tuesday. Speaking in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in the debate on the Peace-building Commission and Peace-building Fund, Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN, …

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Pakistan Emerges as Leading Partner of BRI: Survey

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BEIJING – Pakistan has emerged as a leading partner of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), introduced by President Xi Jinping six years back, according to a survey released at a media and think tank exchange event held in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, Pakistan Today reported Monday. According to the survey, …

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Pakistan Blames US for Heightening Tensions with Iran

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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan on Thursday blamed the United States for heightening tensions with Iran in the ongoing crisis in the Persian Gulf and called on both sides to show restraint, Dawn news reported Friday. “We expect all sides to show restraint. … Pakistan desires that all issues should be settled …

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50 Migrant Deaths on Turkey-EU Route Since Start of Year

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ISTANBUL – Since the start of 2019, at least 50 migrants have died trying to reach the European Union from Turkey without regular documents, according to figures from Turkish authorities reported by Anadolu news agency. The majority of the victims died at the Turkey-Iran border, where every year tens of …

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Pakistan to Initiate 36 Social Welfare Projects

Pakistan to Initiate 36 Social Welfare Projects

ISLAMABAD – Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a high-level meeting on Thursday and announced that the government had initiated 36 social welfare projects in the country, “Pak-Tribune” said Friday. He said Ehsas, the government’s flagship programme, would not only help fulfil the state’s responsibility to address issues like poverty, …

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Pakistan to get advanced technology under CPEC: Cheng Xizhong

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BEIJING – Special Economics Zone (SEZ) will enable Pakistan to get foreign capital and advanced technology, said Professor Cheng Xizhong of Southwest University of Political Science and Law, Pakistan Today reported Thursday. It will also expedite Pakistan towards industrialization and modernization. It is expected that a formal ground-breaking ceremony of …

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