BELFAST, North Ireland: Northern Ireland was torn apart by three decades of violence between republican and unionist communities that ended with the Good Friday Agreement signed 20 years ago. The province’s majority Protestant unionists favoured continued British rule. Catholic republicans wanted reunification with the rest of Ireland and more civil rights. Here is an overview of “The Troubles” in which more than 3,500 people were killed. Trouble starts Violence erupts in 1968 when police use force against a…
KARACHI: British Deputy High Commissioner in Karachi Belinda Lewis on Saturday acknowledged the fact that Pakistani businessmen were facing troubles in getting business visa for UK and said those issue would soon be removed, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Sunday said United States had tried to put restrictions on Pakistan’s nuclear program as Pakistan-US ties were marred by troubles at the time the incumbent government took charge three years back, ARY News reported.
WASHINGTON: Pakistan should not be blamed for carrying out a "duplicitous policy" or for the problems of Afghanistan, a senior Pakistan official said on Monday at the start of talks in the United States.