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Pakistan pushing for anti-Islamophobia resolution at UNGA: Munir Akram

NEW YORK: Pakistan is working on a resolution against growing Islamophobia in countries around the world and will present it to the United Nations General Assembly, said Ambassador Munir Akram. “We are seeking and in negotiations for a resolution at

UNGA president regrets India’s reaction to Kashmir remarks

NEW YORK: United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) President Volkan Bozkir has expressed regrets that India took his recent remarks on Jammu and Kashmir out of context, saying they were consistent with the long-standing UN position regarding the dispute. “The president

UNGA President to hold talks with Pakistani leadership

ISLAMABAD: President United Nations General Assembly Volkan Bozkir has arrived on three-day visit at the invitation of Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi. On his arrival at the airport on Wednesday evening, the UNGA president was received by senior officials of

FM Qureshi calls for collective efforts to end human tragedy in Palestine

NEW YORK: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has called for collective efforts to end human tragedy in Palestine and avert threats to regional peace. The foreign minister was speaking at dinner hosted by him at Pakistan Consulate in New York

UNGA on Palestine

The UN General Assembly will hold an emergency meeting on the Palestine situation amid the Israeli aggression. Pakistan has dispatched its top diplomat, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, on a whirlwind tour convincing like-minded countries such as Turkey to take action. Qureshi

UNGA President Volkan Bozkir to visit Pakistan later this month

NEW YORK: The UN General Assembly President Volkan Bozkir will be visiting Pakistan and Bangladesh during a trip to South Asia later this month at the invitation of the two governments. Addressing a press conference at UN Headquarters, he said

PM proposes ten-point agenda at UNGA to avert economic collapse

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has proposed a ten-point agenda to world leaders to avert economic collapse due to the COVID-19 pandemic and called for debt suspension, drawing rights of $500 billion, and return of stolen assets stashed in rich

PM Imran’s UNGA speech becomes most viewed on UN’s YouTube channel

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) is the most-watched video on the UN’s official Youtube channel. The prime minister had virtually addressed the 75th session of the UNGA on September 25. The video

FM urges UNGA for International Day to Combat Islamophobia

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has urged the United Nations General Assembly to declare an ‘International Day to Combat Islamophobia’ and build a resilient coalition to end the scourge. Virtually addressing the meeting of United Nations Alliance of Civilizations,

India sponsors Islamophobia

Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed the UN General Assembly, highlighting a range of issues from the Kashmir dispute and Islamophobia as he unleashed a scathing criticism of the Modi government. The pre-recorded speech delivered to the coronavirus crisis was not

PM Imran to virtually address UN General Assembly session today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will virtually address the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session on Friday. In his weekly briefing in Islamabad, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said the Prime Minister, in his address, will share Pakistan’s perspective

General debate of 75th UNGA session begins in New York

NEW YORK: General debate of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will commence virtually on Tuesday at the UN Headquarters in New York. The general debate will begin today and continue till Saturday while the discussion

UN General Assembly session opens without world leaders

NEW YORK: The 75th UN General Assembly session has opened but world leaders will not be physically present in the iconic hall for the annual gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic. The centerpiece of the General Assembly session is the

Pakistan is a good example to deal with pandemic: Bozkir

ISLAMABAD: President-elect of the UN General Assembly Volkan Bozkir has said Pakistan has been a good example for the world to deal with the pandemic and has performed better than other countries. Addressing a news conference along with Foreign Minister

FM Qureshi discusses Kashmir, Afghan peace with UNGA president-elect

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has sought an effective role of the United Nations to end human rights violations in Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir to resolve the dispute under the Security Council resolutions. Speaking to UN General Assembly President-elect

UNGA President-elect to hold meetings with PM, FM today

ISLAMABAD: President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Volkan Bozkir has arrived in Islamabad on a two-day visit to Pakistan. The UNGA President-elect will call on Prime Minister Imran Khan and hold talks with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi

No gathering of world leaders at UNGA first time in 75 years

NEW YORK: For the first time in United Nations 75-year history, world leaders will not come to New York this September for the annual session of UN General Assembly due to the coronavirus pandemic, the president of the assembly has

PM Khan to address UNGA session today

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday. During his interview with the US newspaper, the prime minister said that he would appeal to

UNGA session: PM to highlight IoK issue tomorrow

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan will highlight the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK during his address in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday. According to details, the prime minister will expose the real face of Narendra

Our responsibility to raise voice for IoK: Ijaz Shah

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ijaz Ahmed Shah on Thursday said that it was our responsibility to raise voice against the grave rights violations in Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). Ijaz Ahmed Shah said, “It is our responsibility to raise voice against the

PM to host conference to counter hate speech across globe

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan will host a high-level round-table conference on Wednesday to counter hate speech across the globe. According to details, the prime minister will have a busy day ahead of him. He has several meetings with

PM Khan discusses Kashmir issue with NZ counterpart

NEW YORK: Prime minister Imran Khan and his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern discussed the challenge of anti-Muslim sentiment and Islamophobia on the sidelines of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The prime minister held a

Trump again offers to mediate over Kashmir issue

NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump has again offered to mediate on the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) with the consent of both Pakistan and India premiers. Addressing the media alongside Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of

PM to attend reception hosted by Trump today

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan will attend the reception hosted by the US President Donald today. As per his schedule, the prime minister will first participate in the opening ceremony of the general debate of the 74th session of

PM meets Swiss President on sidelines of UNGA session

NEW YORK:  Prime Minister Imran Khan has met President of the Swiss Ueli Maurer on the sidelines of 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The two leaders discussed bilateral, regional and multilateral issues. They also agreed to enhance

Imran reaches New york to address UNGA

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan made a week longtrip to New York on Saturday  to participate in the session of the UN General Assembly and to be part of a host of other operations, including a  meeting with President Donald Trump. Prime Minister Imran Khan has reached to United States to attend the United Nations General Assembly session and meet with the President of the United States Donald

PM leaves for US to attend 74th UNGA session

MEDINA: Prime Minister Imran Khan has left for New York on Saturday to attend the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly  (UNGA). According to a statement issued by the Foreign Office, the prime minister will also address important

PM will be voice of Kashmiris at UNGA: Maleeha Lodhi

NEW YORK: UN Ambassador Dr. Maleeha Lodhi said that Prime Minister Imran Khan would be the voice of the Kashmiri people at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). In a tweet, Maleeha Lodhi said that the prime minister would arrive

PM to place Kashmir issue at UNGA: Firdous Awan

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan On Saturday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan would place Kashmir issue at the UN General Assembly session. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Dr.

PM to meet President Trump twice during US visit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to visit the United States which has been set according to which the premier will leave for the USA on 23rd September. The prime minister will address the General Assembly of the United