Category: Special Reports

SCO membership: Success with liabilities

Baber Ali Bhatti A few months ago, Pakistan successfully managed to secure the membership of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) which is, undoubtedly, a significant...

Myanmar troops systematically gang-raped Rohingya women: UN envoy

Dhaka: Myanmar soldiers “systematically targeted” Rohingya women for gang-rape during violence against the minority Muslim community which triggered an exodus to...

As China aims for ‘world-class army’, Asia starts to worry

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pledge to build a “world-class army” by 2050 is making his neighbours nervous, but analysts say Beijing’s military...

Sri Lanka keen for early conclusion of China trade deal

BEIJING: Sri Lanka is keen to reach agreement soon on a free trade deal with China, its foreign minister said on Tuesday, describing Beijing as a close friend and ally,...

Turkish pilgrims exemplary during Hajj season, Saudi culture minister says

SERDAR KARAGÖZ@serdarkaragoz Minister of Culture and Information of Saudi Arabia, Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad (L) and Daily Sabah editor-in-chief Serdar Karagöz Turkish...

Pakistan-Norway relations

Muhammad Munir: PAKISTAN is diversifying its foreign policy by expanding relations with multiple countries to attract investment. The two areas on which Government of...

Kashmiris ask UN Chief to take up Indian brutalities with Security Council

WASHINGTON: Leaders from Kashmir delivered a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, seeking his personal intervention to take up the Kashmir dispute with the...

Over 3.7 million school-age refugee children have no school to attend: UN report

Food, water and shelter are obvious basic needs for people fleeing war. But with refugees now spending roughly 20 years in exile on average, the U.N. refugee agency is...

Pakistan Mango Festival in Ankara

ANKARA:  In order to popularize Pakistani mangoes in Turkey and facilitate their availability in the Turkish market, the Embassy of Pakistan in collaboration with Trade...

Turkey United for democracy, freedom and fraternity

Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, was a historic date for Turkey and will be written in the almanacs of the Republic. Millions of Turkish citizens, the president, prime minister,...