NEW YORK: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has called upon India to stop violating human rights in the Occupied Kashmir, ARY News reported.
DAMASCUS: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad hardened his position on UN-sponsored peace talks in his first address to the newly elected parliament broadcast on state television on Tuesday.
PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser has said prominent religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel will address the provincial assembly.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said during his address to the nation that he would write a letter to the Chief Justice of Pakistan to form a judicial commission to probe the Panama papers controversy, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan will address the nation at 6 pm today, his party said in a statement on Saturday.
WASHINGTON: Barack Obama gives his final State of the Union address on Tuesday, perhaps the last opportunity of his presidency to sway a national audience and frame the 2016 election.
LAHORE: Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari says it should be accepted that politicians and establishment committed mistakes, ARY News reported.
COLOMBO: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the war against terrorism has almost reached its conclusion with the dismantling of terrorist hideouts and sanctuaries.
ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Anwar Zaheer Jamali has said the system constituted by the state covers cases up to 20 percent, while 80 percent of the cases are dealt with by panchaiyat or jirga (tribal councils), ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD/NEW YORK: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will be addressing the 70th session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly today in New York in a few moments, ARY News reported.