2017 February 25

Archive for February 25th, 2017

JHAGRA URGES STUDENTS TO PREPARE THEMSELVES TO MEET CHALLENGES

February 25, 2017 |

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra has urged the students to prepare themselves up to the expectations of the nation to meet national challenges.

He was addressing at the convocation of a private university in Peshawar on Saturday.

The Governor …

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Pakistan, Afghanistan to Hold Counterterror Talks

February 25, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD � Pakistan disclosed Saturday that it is engaged in negotiations with Afghanistan on developing a joint mechanism to address mutual cross-border terrorism concerns, and both sides could formalize a deal next week.

Sartaj Aziz, the prime minister's adviser on …

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Officials: Pakistani Religious Schools Increasingly Linked to Afghan Taliban

February 25, 2017 |

WASHINGTON � When Afghan intelligence officials, assisted by international investigators, probed a terror attack last month that killed five Emirati diplomats in Kandahar, they traced the suspects to a conservative religious seminary in Pakistan.

"The attack was planned in Mawlawi …

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