Presidential Elections in US

US business leaders are calling for calm following Tuesday’s election even as they brace for potential trouble on the streets and inside their companies in case of a disputed result. The fears were highlighted in many US cities where retail stores were being boarded up, as some key executives expressed […]

Pakistan, US discuss Bilateral Ties

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the United States yesterday reviewed the bilateral ties and future direction. Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood held wide-ranging consultations with Ambassador David Hale, US Under Secretary for Political Affairs at the US State Department. “The two sides reviewed Pakistan-US bilateral relationship, its present trajectory and future direction,” a […]

Pakistan rejects United States report on terrorism

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad has rejected the United States’ annual report on terrorism for 2019, calling it ‘self-contradictory’ and ‘selective’ in its characterization of Pakistan’s efforts to counter terrorism and terror financing. The reaction came on Thursday, in response to the annual report, in which the US state department has accused Pakistan […]