Monthly Archive:: December 2016

Russia, Iran ties with Taliban feed Afghan uneasiness

KABUL: Allegations over Russia and Iran’s extending ties with the Taliban have touched off worries of a reestablished ‘Extraordinary Game’ of intermediary fighting in Afghanistan. Moscow and Tehran demand their contact with the guerillas is gone for advancing territorial security, yet nearby …

Russia moves to remove 35 US negotiators

MOSCOW: Russia’s outside service has asked for President Vladimir Putin turf out 35 American negotiators from the nation in a blow for blow reaction to a comparable move by Washington over hacking affirmations, Moscow’s top representative said Friday. “Russia’s outside service… has …

Russia, Turkey take responsibility for Syria strife

WASHINGTON: Almost six months since their mid year meeting to accomplish nearer ties, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish partner Recep Tayyip Erdogan stepped toward that objective by handling another truce bargain in Syria, to be trailed by political converses with …

Pakistan stock trade enlists yet another record-high

Crushing records persistently at regular intervals, KSE-100 Index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Thursday enlisted yet another record-high, shutting down at 47,666 focuses. This mirrors a positive change of 242 focuses (roughly 0.51%). The market, in the wake of opening at …

Sethi cautions of intrigues against PSL

KARACHI: Najam Sethi, the director of Pakistan Super League and PCB’s Executive Committee, has named the PSL as a national resource, focusing on the need of shielding this group from schemes. Conversing with media on sidelines of the opening of PCB’s superior …

‘Aafia sold out by her our own particular rulers’

ISLAMABAD: While tending to a swarmed public interview at the Islamabad Press Club on Tuesday, Aafia Movement pioneer and driving neuro doctor, Dr Fowzia Siddiqui, scrutinized the Pakistani government’s assurance to bring Dr Aafia Siddiqui. “Pakistani rulers continue squandering chances to look …