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PM Abbasi arrives in Turkey to attend OIC summit on Jerusalem

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has arrived in Turkey to attend the extraordinary summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Al-Quds (Jerusalem) being held on Wednesday. Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif is also accompanying the prime minister. The summit will discuss the recent US decision to shift its embassy from Tel Aviv to occupied Jerusalem. The OIC leaders will also explore ways to deal with the situation. World powers have already said the US move will impede peace efforts in the…

British HC invites Dar to attend Family Planning Summit in London

ISLAMABAD: British High Commissioner in Pakistan Thomas Drew has invited Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar to attend the Family Planning Summit next month in London. The invitation was extended during a meeting between the finance minister and British high commissioner here late Friday, says a press release issued on Saturday. The Department for International Development of the UK will jointly host the summit with the United Nations Fund for Population Welfare and the Bill & Malinda Gates Foundation.…

PM arrives in Saudi Arabia to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reached Saudi Arabia on a two-day visit to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit in Riyadh. He was received by Governor of Riyadh and other Saudi Arabian high officials at King Salman airbase. Nawaz Sharif is attending the moot on the invitation of Saudi King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud. The prime minister will highlight Islam's message of peace, tolerance and unity. In addition to US President Donald Trump, fifty-five leaders of Islamic world as well as Secretary Generals of…

PM to leave for China on Friday to attend One Belt One Road Forum

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will leave for China on Friday (tomorrow) to the two day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, beginning in Beijing on Sunday He is paying the visit on the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping. On the first day of the forum, the prime minister will attend the inaugural session of the One Belt One Road summit, the plenary meeting of high-level dialogue and the state banquet. He will also attend the leaders' roundtable sessions on the second day of the…

Pakistan to attend 12-nation Moscow peace moot: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria on Saturday said Pakistan will attend the 12-nation peace conference on Afghanistan scheduled to be held in Moscow on 14th of next month. “The extraordinary conference, on devising ways to end the conflict in the war-torn country, is a follow-up to earlier meetings hosted by Russia on Afghanistan,” he said in an interview with PTV News. He said Pakistan is committed to bring peace and stability in Afghanistan and will participate in all efforts for peace in the war-torn…

Accountants behind Oscars mistake will no longer attend show

LOS ANGELES: The two accountants involved in the embarrassing mix-up at Sunday's Oscars will not be invited back to the show, a spokesperson for the Academy told AFP on Wednesday. Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz were the two members of PricewaterhouseCoopers -- the firm responsible for tallying and safeguarding Oscar votes and results --  who were in charge of handing out the winning envelopes to presenters at the ceremony. However a mix-up resulted in Cullinan handing Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway a duplicate of the…