Pakistani American Press Association (PAPA) invited Ikram Sehgal (Pakistani defense analyst and security expert) to its forum. While speaking to the event, Mr. Sehgal who has also served as a Director of the EastWest Institute (EWI), a US-based think-tank among several other key international institutions, elaborated that Islamic countries could depend on the goodwill of the people of the United States as well its judicial system to ensure that racial discrimination is not institutionalized.
The Department of Education has honored Pakistan’s Dr. Noor Fatima (Chairperson & Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations & Political Science, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan), with the prestigious civil Martin Luther King Award in recognition of introducing new educational ideas. Read more
Washington DC: An elegant flag hoisting ceremony and reception was held at the Embassy of Pakistan Washington D.C. this morning to commence Pakistan Day celebrations.
Washington DC: Congressman Ted Yoho (R-FL) Chairman House Foreign Affairs Sub Committee on Asia and Pacific invited Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry at the Capitol Hill for a wide-ranging discussion with Subcommittee members on Pakistan-US relations.
Washington DC: The government is considering appointing Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, the son of a renowned businessman, as Pakistan’s ambassador to the US, sources said.
However, there was no official confirmation of the development. Both the Prime Minister Office and foreign ministry were tightlipped.
It is also not clear whether the government has sent his name to Washington for formal approval. Ambassadors are only appointed when the host country formally gives its assent. Read more
Washington DC: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal met Senator Lindsey Graham (Republican-South Carolina) on Capitol Hill today. The Minister was accompanied by Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States, Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry.
Washington DC: Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States, Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry addressed a large gathering of South Asia experts, academics, opinion makers, US government officials and media representatives at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington DC. Read more
WASHINGTON — As bad as President Donald Trump describes U.S.-Pakistani ties today, they can get far worse.
Washington DC – (Asad Khan): The Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC held a commemorative event paying tribute to 122 innocent children who were martyred by the terrorists in Army Public School (APS) Peshawar on December 16, 2014.
Democrat Doug Jones wins election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, as voters in the deeply conservative and heavily Republican state deal a stark political blow to President Donald Trump and narrow the GOP’s majority in the Senate to two seats. Read more