Pakistan urgently needs introspection, rebranding: Daily

Islamabad, Oct 3 (PTI) With the collapse of the SAARC Summit, there is an “urgent need” to rebrand Pakistan, a daily today said and asked the government to “introspect” and develop an “effective” foreign policy to dispel the country’s image of a nation plagued by terrorism and intolerance.

“This…

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Pakistan postpones SAARC summit

Islamabad, Oct 1  (PTI) Pakistan today postponed the SAARC Summit to be held here next month after five member states of the grouping decided against attending the meet as India asserted that Islamabad was “compelled to recognise” the regional sentiment against terrorism.

“Pakistan deplores India’s decision to impede the…

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China calls on India, Pak to exercise restraint

Beijing, Sep 30 (PTI) Expressing concern over the “continuous confrontation and tensions” between India and Pakistan, China today called on both parties to exercise restraint and refrain from escalation of tensions.

“As a shared neighbour and friend to both India and Pakistan we are concerned about continuous confrontation and tensions…

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India has right to respond to attack on sovereignty: B'desh

Dhaka, Sep 29 (PTI) India has “all legal and globally accepted right” to respond to any attack on her sovereignty and territory, Bangladesh said today after Indian Army carried out surgical strikes against terror bases across the LoC but called for “restraint” from all sides.

“India has got all legal…

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Clinton teams up with hip hop artist for voter registration

Washington, Sep 29  Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has teamed up with American hip hop artist Pusha T for a voter registration drive aimed at motivating people to cast ballots in the November 8 election, a media report said.

One person who registers to vote via Clinton’s website would…

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