Security officials in Dubai have reportedly uncovered several drug rackets either being operated within Dubai or which target people in the city at large from headquarters elsewhere. The role of Pakistanis in trafficking drugs is believed to be alarmingly high, prompting Lt Gen Dhahi Khalfan – head of general security in Dubai – to issue a stern warning on Twitter. “The Pakistanis pose a serious threat to the Gulf communities for the drugs they bring with them to our countries,” he wrote in Arabic on Twitter, adding a photo of three Pakistanis and the drugs they were allegedly trafficking. Read more
Basing its research on official statistics and reports, IBTimes UK looks into some of the countries with the highest rate of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA). Read more
, Dec. 11, 2017
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Board of Directors for the General Commission of Audio Visual Media, which is chaired by Dr. Awwad bin Saleh Al Awwad
– the Minister of Culture and Information, approved the issuances of licenses for those interested in opening cinemas in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read more
Geopolitics is a discipline at crossroads between Geography, political science, military science that deals with relations between power and territories, in a real or perceived deconstruction power contest issues perspective. Read more
WASHINGTON DC: Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry has said that Pakistan intends to strengthen its bilateral relations with the United States, based on mutual respect and dignity. He was addressing a distinguished gathering of Pakistani Journalists at a dinner hosted by Pakistani American Press Association (PAPA). The dinner was also attended by a delegation of prominent Pakistani journalists including President Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) Mr. Afzal Butt and President National Press Club (NPC) Mr. Shakeel Anjum who is currently visiting the United States of America. Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Read more
Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry delivered a talk on ‘Security and Stability in South Asia’ at Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs earlier today. The event was attended by students from Washington based Universities, faculty and other distinguished guests. Former Pakistani Ambassador and Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Mr. Touqir Hussain moderated the talk. Read more
Washington DC: Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry met Senator Jack Reed (Democrat-Rhode Island) on Capitol Hill in Washington DC today. Senator Reed is the Ranking Member of Senate Armed Services Committee. He is also a member of Senate Appropriations and the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committees. Read more
Washington DC: “The message of Allama Muhammad Iqbal continues to inspire the entire Pakistani nation”, said Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry. He was addressing an Embassy Forum event to commemorate Iqbal Day, at the Pakistan Embassy, Washington DC.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia has arrested dozens of princes and former officials, including a well-known billionaire with extensive holdings in Western companies, as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe that further cements control in the hands of its young crown prince.