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Khawaja Asif failed to satisfy NAB in assets case: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that PML-N leader Khawaja Asif is using the excuse of political revenge to escape accountability and failed to satisfy National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in assets beyond means. Addressing a press conference along

FM meets UAE counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed

DUBAI: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has met his United Arab Emirates (UAE) counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on his two-day official trip to Dubai. Taking to Twitter after the meeting, Shah Mehmood Qureshiwrote, “[I] spoke with H.H

Will raise voice for Kashmir in Human Rights Council: FM

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that he will raise his voice for occupied Kashmir at the Human Rights Council. Shah Mehmood Qureshi in a statement stated that Kashmiris in the occupied territory are facing immense challenges and

Pakistan, UAE enjoy historic, fraternal ties: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has telephoned his Saudi and United Arab Emirates counterparts and discussed bilateral ties with both allies to enhance collaboration in different fields. Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) enjoy

Pakistan committed to strengthening relations with Afghanistan: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said Pakistan will continue to further strengthen political, economic and cultural ties with Afghanistan. While talking to ambassador-nominated for Afghanistan Mansoor Ahmad Khan, FM Qureshi said peace in Afghanistan is crucial for peace

Pakistan committed to strengthen ties with Saudi Arabia: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said Pakistan committed to further strengthen his bilateral relations with Saudi Arabia in several areas.  During a meeting with Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Saeed Al-Malki, FM Qureshi said the ideal

Pakistan’s stature raised for solid stance on progress, peace: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said Pakistan’s stature in the world was raised due to its resolve for socioeconomic development and ensuring peace. In a tweet, the foreign minister shared a video clip highlighting the two-year diplomatic success

FM Qureshi, Taliban delegation discuss Afghan peace process

ISLAMABAD: A delegation from the Afghan Taliban’s Qatar-based political office and Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi have discussed issues impeding the start of the intra-Afghan dialogue in Islamabad on Tuesday. As per details, the director of the political office and

FM Qureshi departs for China on two-day official visit

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday departed for China on a two-day official visit.  According to the Foreign Office, the foreign minister is paying an official visit to lead Pakistani side in Second Round of the China-Pakistan Foreign

FM Qureshi expresses sorrow over loss of lives in Beirut

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has telephoned his Lebanese counterpart Charbel Wehbe extended his condolences with him over the deaths in the blasts that took place in Beirut on August 4. During the phone call, Qureshi expressed grief and

Modi’s policies can increase more tensions in region: FM Qureshi

MULTAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said Modi’s policies for neighbouring countries could escalate more tensions in the region. Talking to media today in Multan after offering Eid prayers, Qureshi said that Pakistan has categorically explained and shattered the wily

Youm-e-Ilhaq-e-Pakistan: FM Qureshi reaffirms support to Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi has reaffirmed Pakistan’s unwavering support to the people of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJ&K) in their just struggle for freedom from the illegal Indian occupation. On the occasion of Youm-e-Ilhaq-e-Pakistan, the foreign

No good can be expected from India with Hindutva mindset: FM

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that no good can be expected from India if it maintains extremist Hindutva mind-set.  In a statement, the federal minister said that India is becoming isolate at the international level and facing

India trying to create instability in Pakistan: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that India is trying to create instability in Pakistan. The foreign minister in a statement said that India is trying to create instability in Pakistan and it is constantly interfering in Balochistan.

India importing instability into the region: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that India is promoting the policy of Hindutva which poses a threat to regional peace and stability. Chairing a high-level meeting on national security in Islamabad today, FM Qureshi said that Pakistan

Govt reduced burden on masses by not imposing new taxes: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday said that the government is making efforts to improve the tax collection system by bringing reforms in the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). In a video message, the foreign minister said that

Govt enhancing health facilities to contain COVID-19 spike: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the government was ensuring all possible steps to control the spread of COVID-19 outbreak besides enhancing the healthcare capacity across the country. The foreign minister was talking to Minister for

India importing instability into the region: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday said that Pakistan has categorically explained and shattered the devious designs harbored by India to force the region into instability. In a statement, FM Qureshi said that forums like the United Nations

FM Qureshi discusses COVID-19 epidemic situation with Omani counterpart

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday held a telephonic conversation with his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah and discussed coronavirus epidemic situation. According to a statement issued by Foreign Office, during the conversation Foreign Minister Qureshi

Corona Relief Tiger Force will provide ration to deserving families silently: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday said volunteers of Corona Relief Tiger Force will give ration to the poor families silently and without hurting their self-respect. FM Qureshi in a video message said that they have organized the volunteer

FM Qureshi calls for unity to defeat coronavirus

ISLAMABAD: On the occasion of Pakistan Day, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said the nation should join hands to effectively counter the coronavirus outbreak in the country. Foreign Minister in his message said the Pakistani nation should also not

India faced humiliation in FATF meeting: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that India has faced humiliation in the meeting of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) as its conspiracies to put Pakistan into blacklist failed. According to details, while talking to different delegations of

FM Qureshi telephones Chinese counterpart Wang Xi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi telephoned his Chinese counterpart Wang Xi today (Friday). According to details, FM Qureshi and Wang Xi exchanged views on the impacts of coronovirus outbreak along with the areas affected by it. Chinese Foreign Minister

No Pakistani citizen infected with coronavirus in China: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Tuesday has stated that not a single Pakistani citizen infected with coronavirus in China so far. Foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in a statement said that we are in constant touch with our

FM Qureshi meets President Rouhani, discuss regional issues

TEHRAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on Sunday, as part of Pakistan’s diplomatic effort to diffuse tensions in the Middle East. The important meeting discussed issues of common interest, bilateral relations, the

Day of self-determination of Kashmirs being observed today

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday has called on the international community to pressure Narendra Modi’s government to remove Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir’s five-month curfew and communication blockage. In his message on the day of tight to

PPP, PML-N demanded NAB amendments: FM Qureshi

MULTAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday explained that National Accountability (Amendment) Ordinance 2019 was not intended to provide fa National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) to anyone. While talking to media reporters, the foreign minister pointed out that the Pakistan

India may carry out false operation to divert attention: FM

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday has said that India might carry out a fake operation to divert the world’s attention from ongoing protests against citizenship law. In a statement, the foreign minister told that the United Nations

FM Qureshi meets Sri Lankan counterpart

COLOMBO: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi is in Colombo to exchange views with his  Sri Lankan counterpart Dinesh Gunawardena on the bilateral relations and matters pertaining to regional and international issues during his two-day official visit. According to reports, both the

FM Qureshi lands in Sri Lanka for two-day visit

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived in Colombo late on Sunday night. He will begin his two-day official visit of Sri Lanka on Monday. According to Foreign Office, Mr Qureshi will call on Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa