.: Asia

Date: 27 Jun 2014

All terror groups to be eliminated, 327 militants, 10 security personnel killed in Zarb-e-Azb

Islamabad—The Pakistan army for the first time announced that the Haqqani network in North Waziristan is also a target of the current military operation.

Date: 27 Jun 2014

Lahore: Expressing concern at reports of hardships still being faced by the people displaced as a result of the military operation in North Waziristan, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has called for more efficient arrangements for looking after these IDPs and meaningful cooperation between the authorities and civil society organizations. In a statement issued here today. HRCP said.

Date: 27 Jun 2014

LAHORE: The chief of Jamaatud Dawa that was labelled a terror group and slapped with economic sanctions by the United States denied having any links to militancy on Thursday and vowed to hold protests.

Date: 19 Jun 2014

Rawalpindi—Afghanistan’s ambassador to Pakistan Janan Mosazai, held a meeting with Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif at General Headquarters, on Wednesday.

“During the meeting, ongoing operation in North Waziristan Agency and matters of mutual interest including measures to improve security along Pakistan–

Date: 17 Jun 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD: Mr Mahmood Abbas, President of the State of Palestine, is participating in the opening event of the 41st session of OIC Council of Foreign Ministers on June 18, 19, 2014, at the Jeddah headquarters of the OIC, says an OIC emailed announcement.

Date: 16 Jun 2014

RAWALPINDI: On directive of the government, Pakistan Army launched comprehensive operation against foreign and local terrorists who are hiding in sanctuaries in North Wazirastan Agency. The operation has been named Zarb-e-Azb.

Date: 14 Jun 2014

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that recent developments in South Asia had placed Pakistan in a “very, very key” position and had further increased the need for staying engaged with that country.

Date: 12 Jun 2014

Moscow: Russia’s foreign ministry on June 4 said the country is negotiating MI-35 helicopter supplies to Pakistan as part of their cooperation in resisting new challenges and threats as active participants in the international anti-terrorist coalition, Itar-Tass reported.

Date: 9 Jun 2014

By Agencies | Dawn.com

KARACHI: Almost a day after an armed attack on Karachi airport killed at least 29 people including militants, Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Monday night said that foreign as well as local elements were involved in recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan, DawnNews reported.

Date: 8 Jun 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD: The Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, strongly deplored Israel’s decision approving the building of 1500 new settlement units in the West Bank, including the occupied Jerusalem. He stated that the continued policy of building and expansion of Israeli

Date: 7 Jun 2014

BJP-led NDA gets votes in the name of development & prosperity, effective governance, govt should fulfil these promises

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance has got votes basically in the name of development and prosperity, better and effective governance and equal and just treatment to all sections of the country; the government should fulfil these promises, demanded Jamaat-e-Islami Hind

Date: 7 Jun 2014

Peshawar—A representative jirga (tribal elders) of North Waziristan Agency on Friday agreed to oust foreign fighters from the area within 15 days as they assured Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan that all efforts would be made for restoration of peace in the agency.

Date: 7 Jun 2014

Lahore—The Lahore High Court on Friday issued notices to 63 politicians, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on a petition seeking directions for the politicians to bring their foreign assets back to Pakistan.

Barrister Javed Iqbal Jafri had filed this petition originally in 1996 against 26 political leaders and later amended it,

Date: 4 Jun 2014

By: Umar Daraz Wazir

Miranshah, May 28: A large number of Uthmanzai Wazir tribal elders put their heads together in a Jirga here in Kaski area of Mirali tehsil on Tuesday and unanimously proposed to government to seek out a solid and durable solution to the perpetuating volatile law and order situation of North Waziristan

Date: 1 Jun 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD: The 5th session of the OIC Commission for Human Rights has opened here which will last till June 5, 2014, states an OIC announcement emailed here Sunday.

Date: 29 May 2014

Pakistani scientists were ready for nuclear explosions in 1984

Zubair Qureshi

Islamabad—Pakistani nuclear scientists were ready to conduct nuclear tests even back in 1984. What they waited for was a go ahead signal by the then government led by Gen Zia-ul-Haq President and Chief of the Army Staff.

Date: 24 May 2014

ISLAMABAD: The Senate was informed on Friday that Gwadar port will be fully operational by 2017 and first phase of the port has been completed and its three berths are currently functional.

Minister for Ports and Shipping Kamran Michael told the House the government has approved nine projects for development of Gwadar Port at a cost of $17 million.

Date: 24 May 2014

Beijing—China’s domestically made Beidou navigation system has set up a network in Pakistan, the first in a foreign country, the company said.

At the first phase, the network includes five base stations and one processing center, covering Karachi. It can provide positioning with a precision of 2 centimeters,

Date: 21 May 2014

LADHA/DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A faction of the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed responsibility for kidnapping a Chinese tourist from Darban area in D.I. Khan, on Monday evening.

The Chinese national Hong xu Dong was on a cycling tour of the country and going from Lahore to Balochistan via D.I. Khan

Date: 21 May 2014

Gen Raheel brief security meeting on his Kabul visit

Islamabad—A high level meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House Tuesday reviewed the prevailing national and regional security situation.

Date: 19 May 2014

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Monday during the hearing over a blasphemy petition filed by the Shuhada Foundation issued notices to all those party to the case.

The court while adjourning the hearing over the petition to an unspecified date, issued notices to Federal Information Secretary, chief executive of ARY, anchors Mubashir Lucman,

Date: 18 May 2014

Retriever: Hameed Shaheen

MANAMA, Bahrain – Iranian-trained smugglers and weapons seized in Bahrain and Yemen signal Iran's goal of undermining the security and stability of neighbouring Arab countries, officials say.

Date: 14 May 2014

Retriever: Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD – Iran's leadership over the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) can accelerate setting up an OPEC-like entity, despite a long way ahead , IRNA says.

Date: 9 May 2014

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Thursday conducted a successful training launch of Short Range Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile Hatf III (Ghaznavi), capable of delivering nuclear and conventional warheads up to a range of 290 kilometers.

Date: 6 May 2014

Karachi: The first flight to provide military equipment to security forces in Afghanistan took off from the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi on Monday.This was the first time aerial transport was used to supply military equipment to the security forces, who are expected to withdraw from Afghanistan by the end of the year.

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