2017 August 20

Archive for August 20th, 2017

Mattis Tight-Lipped on New Afghan Strategy

August 20, 2017 |

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he is satisfied with the process the Trump administration went through to formulate its new strategy for Afghanistan, but he declined to provide details.

Speaking in Amman, Mattis said he will not talk about …

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Mattis Tight-Lipped on New Afghan Strategy

August 20, 2017 |

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he is satisfied with the process the Trump administration went through to formulate its new strategy for Afghanistan, but he declined to provide details.

Speaking in Amman, Mattis said he will not talk about …

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BISP’S NATIONAL SOCIO-ECONOMIC REGISTRY IS NATIONAL ASSET: MARVI

August 20, 2017 |

Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme Marvi Memon says there is no split in PML-N.

Talking to media persons in Jacobabad on Sunday, she said everyone is free to hold independent views within the party.

She said BISP's National Socio-Economic Registry …

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FEDERAL GOVT APPROVES WATER SUPPLY PROJECT FOR THAR COAL FIELD

August 20, 2017 |

The federal government has approved a water supply project for Thar Coal Field at a cost of over twelve point seven billion rupees.

A spokesman of Sindh government told Radio Pakistan Hyderabad's correspondent Tariq Mehmood that under the scheme a …

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Afghanistan’s Special Operations Forces Transition from Division to Corps

August 20, 2017 |

Afghanistan's elite Special Operations Forces officially transitioned from a division to a corps, as part of a four-year security plan aimed at vastly improving the country's security forces.

Today, it is a special day because the success you all have …

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Suspect Raising Money for IS Granted Bail in Pakistan

August 20, 2017 |

An anti-terrorism court in Peshawar has granted bail to a suspect allegedly involved in generating funds for the so-called Islamic State in Pakistan's northwestern region.

Earlier this month security forces arrested Zahid Ullah, a resident of Peshawar on suspicion of …

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