Setback in Saudi relations

It seems that relations with Saudi Arabia have suffered a setback. Pakistan is frustrated at the failure of the Saudi-led OIC to hold a meeting on Kashmir and has hinted on taking a separate direction. The statement by Foreign Minister

OIC to hold virtual emergency meeting on IOK today

ISLAMABAD: An emergency virtual meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Organisation (OIC) Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir is being held at the ministerial level today on Monday on Pakistan’s call to discuss up the worsening situation in Indian Occupied

FO rejects misleading reports about OIC envoys virtual meeting

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui has rejected reports about the virtual meeting of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ambassadors to the United Nations on May 20. A report had emerged that the United Arab Emirates and Maldives have thwarted

OIC mobilises resources to tackle impact of coronavirus

JEDDAH: The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has pledged to mobilize all their resources to tackle the spread of the novel coronavirus pandemic. In a press release, the OIC General Secretariat emphasized that it would pursue its response campaign until

OIC denounces violence against Indian Muslims amid coronavirus epidemic

JEDDAH: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) while condemning the increase in violence against Muslims in India urged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop the ongoing Islamophobia campaign maligning Muslims for spread of coronavirus. According to a statement issued

OIC holds online emergency session on coronavirus pandemic

ISLAMABAD: The steering committee on health of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Friday held an emergency session over the current situation of the coronavirus pandemic According to a joint statement issued at the end of the video conference

Resolution of Kashmir, Palestine issue top agenda of OIC: special envoy

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says people of Pakistan have high hopes attached to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as it has always raised its voice for the resolution of Kashmir issue. Briefing media along with OIC Secretary

OIC’s special meeting should be held on Kashmir dispute: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has reiterated that a special meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should be held on Kashmir dispute. Addressing a press conference along with the OIC Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Jammu and

OIC’s reluctance on Kashmir

It was a diplomatic victory for Pakistan when OIC agreed to hold a special meeting on the Kashmir issue. Now reports have emerged that Saudi Arabia along with other Gulf countries is showing reluctance to hold the meeting and slowly

Pakistan desires early meeting of OIC foreign ministers on IoK: FM

MULTAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday said Pakistan desires an early meeting of the foreign ministers of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation on the human rights violations in occupied Kashmir to send across a message on the issue. Addressing

OIC’s condemnation

After more than a month since the Babri Mosque verdict was issued and weeks since ensuing violent protests in India over the controversial citizenship amendment act, the OIC has finally released a statement expressing concerns over both incidents. The Islamic

Need to present true Islamic ideology before world, says Firdos

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Tuesday said we need to present the true Islamic ideology before the world. Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed that an information and culture

OIC must take notice of IoK’s grave rights violations: President AJK

ISLAMABAD: President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Masood Khan has said that the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should take notice of the grave rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). While demanding Indian to end its atrocities in held

OIC will raise more voices to highlight IoK’s rights: Awan

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant of PM on Information Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) would raise more voices to highlight the democratic rights of occupied Kashmiris. While thanking the OIC for supporting and expressing

FO urges OIC to play significant role in Babri Mosque verdict

ISLAMABAD: The spokesperson of Foreign Office Dr. Mohammad Faisal has urged the Organization of Islamic Council (OIC) to play a significant role in the verdict of the Babri Mosque case. The spokesperson of Foreign Office Dr. Mohammad Faisal said that

OIC urges India to lift IoK’s curfew

NEW YORK: The Organisation of Islamic Countries (OIC) has urged India to lift the curfew from Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). The OIC asked India to reverse its decision in Iok and allow the occupied territory free access to international bodies,

PM urges OIC members to take IoK’s situation seriously

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged the members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to take the situation of Indian occupied Kashmir’s seriously. The prime minister spoke at a dinner in the honour of delegates of the

OIC condemns human rights violations, media blackout in IoK

Jeddah: The security blockade and communication blackout in the Indian administered Kashmir was condemned by the Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Tuesday. As per the press statement shared by the OIC

OIC to hold emergency meeting on Kashmir dispute today

JEDDAH: An emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s (OIC) Kashmir-focused wing has been summoned today after the Indian government’s action to revoke Article 370 of its Constitution. According to details, representatives from Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, and