Pakistan deports Turkish school network’s former director and family

  Pakistan, along with his family, deported a former director of a chain of private Turkish schools, former school officials reported on Monday, the day for a court hearing on the deportation. Turkey accused the PakTurk schools founded in 1995 of having connections with the Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen or his “Hizmet” movement, which President […]

Kabul rejects Pakistani account of hostage rescue

  An American-Canadian family, released last week after five years in captivity, was kidnapped by the Haqqani network in the Afghan province of Wardak and kept in Pakistan, the speakers of the Afghan Defense and Interior Ministers said on Sunday. The Pakistani Pakistani Special Services Group, which responded to “real-time” intelligence from American sources, attacked […]

Twitter’s New 280 Character Limit 2017

  Double tweets could destroy Twitter. This limit of 140 characters was what made it interesting firstly. This took 131 characters.   In an influential development in Internet culture, Twitter has announced a proposal to expand the allowed size of tweets by doubling its canonical length from 140 characters to 280 characters. o give an […]

UK army chief acknowledges Pakistan’s role in fight against terrorism

  Secretary-General Nicholas Patrick Carter, General Staff of the British Army, confirmed on Friday the successes of the Pakistani army in the fight against terrorism and the efforts for peace and stability in the region. During his meeting with General Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters, the General of the United Kingdom, who arrived […]

Pakistan, US heading towards ‘a much better relationship’: Trump

  US President Donald Trump said early Saturday morning that he would like to thank Pakistan and his leadership for their “cooperation”. This was a stark contrast to the sharp comments he made this year in unveiling the American strategy in South Asia. The American commander-in-chief argued that the US “is developing a much better […]

UAE keen to promote trade relations with Pakistan: Envoy

    Hamad Obaid Alzaabi, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, said that the United Arab Emirates wants to further develop trade relations with Pakistan, as both countries have a wide margin to promote trade in many areas. He said Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates should focus on developing a 10-year roadmap to benefit […]