Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrives in New York to participate in the 72nd UN General Assembly Session

The visit will focus on apprising the international community of Pakistan’s successes in pursuing its economic and development objectives, highlighting its commitment to peace and security in the region and interacting with global political leaders, media personalities and global business leaders.
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Barack Obama’s anti-racism tweet

Barack Obama’s anti-racism tweet after Charlottesville is most liked ever on Twitter

A tweet by Barack Obama condemning racism in the aftermath of a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has become the most liked tweet ever, with more than 2.8 million social media users so far endorsing the sentiment.

The tweet, quoting the late South African president Nelson Mandela, read: “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion.”

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