US President Donald Trump has ordered extreme vetting be beefed up after a terror attack in New York. Police have arrested a man after he allegedly drove a pickup truck along a busy bicycle lane, killing eight people.
Washington DC (Asad Khan) – Professor Shahida Hasnain of Pakistan and Dr Samir Saha of Bangladesh have been named as the two laureates of the 2017 Carlos J. Finlay UNESCO Prize for Microbiology. Read more
Washington DC (Asad Khan): The Federal Minister of Interior, Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, addressed a gathering of students, academicians, think tank analysts, and media persons at an exclusive event organized by the Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies in
When the Pakistani interior minister went to attend a controversial court hearing on Oct. 2, the paramilitary force securing the area blocked him from entering. When he demanded to speak to a higher-up, he was told to wait. Read more
A World Bank report warns that Pakistan’s external sector situation could become unsustainable due to a lack of policy actions. The report, however, appears to exaggerate the problem due to the claim that Islamabad needs $31 billion this year to meet foreign financial obligations.
Washington DC – (Asad Khan): Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif met U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the State Department today for a wide-ranging exchange of views on bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest. Read more
Maleeha Lodhi Just Blasted India And Sushma Swaraj At UNGA With Pakistan’s Reply.