Daily Archives: October 13, 2018

Pakistan launches first outbound TIR transport

The first Pakistan TIR transport leaves Karachi today, bound for Kabul via Peshawar and Jalalabad.

SHARJAH, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES- EQS – 13 October 2018 – IRU member, PNC-ICC, issued the first TIR carnet this week to Pakistani transport operator, TCS …

PAKISTAN FILM PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION CALLS FOR BAN ON INDIAN FILMS

The Pakistan Film Producers Association (PFPA) has demanded a complete ban on the release of Indian films in the country.

Chaudhry Ejaz Kamran, a senior official in the PFPA, said when Pakistani films are not screened in India, why should …

Israel, Syria to reopen Golan crossing on Monday

Israel, Syria and the United Nations have agreed to open the Quneitra crossing in the Golan Heights on Monday, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Friday.

Haley said in a statement that the opening will allow …

PAKISTAN REJECTS WESTERN MEDIA PORTRAYAL OF ECONOMIC CORRIDOR WITH CHINA

Pakistan has rejected Western media’s recent reporting on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), terming it incorrect information based on distorted facts and one-sided opinion, China’s Xinhua News Agency reported.

The country’s Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform said in a statement …

Israeli forces kill 7 Palestinians on Gaza’s border

Israeli forces killed seven Palestinians on Friday in protests along Gaza’s border, Gaza health officials said.

Israel said its troops had shot and killed a group who broke through the fence with a bomb and attacked an army post. The …

U.S. Envoy Briefs Afghan Leaders On Peace Effort After Meeting Taliban

The U.S. envoy on an Afghanistan peace initiative has met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah in Kabul, a day after he held talks in Qatar with Taliban leaders.

Zalmay Khalilzad, the Afghan-born U.S. adviser and …