India on Thursday asked China to avoid raising the Kashmir dispute at the United Nations Security Council, insisting it is a bilateral matter between India and Pakistan.
Dozens of people have been killed by avalanches and landslides that have swept through the Pakistan-controlled portion of Kashmir, officials said.
Severe winter weather has struck parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan, with heavy snowfall, rains and flash floods that killed at least 43 people, officials said as authorities struggled to clear and reopen highways and evacuate people to safer places.
A Pakistani High Court on Monday ruled that the formation of a special court that last month handed former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf a death sentence was unconstitutional, casting into doubt the legitimacy of the verdict.
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran attaches great importance to developing all-out ties with Pakistan, urging the Muslim states of the region to promote peace with intra-regional dialogue and cooperation. President Rouhani received visiting Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday and stressed the importance of close relations between […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted Tehran’s willingness to maintain close ties with all regional countries, calling for cooperation to ensure peace and relieve tensions in the Middle East. In a meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan Shah Mahmood Qureshi, held in Tehran on Sunday evening, Rouhani said Iran is […]
Iran’s Ambassador to Islamabad Seyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini met and held talks with Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the latest regional developments.
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Troops from India and Pakistan have exchanged heavy fire and border shootings along the restive Line of Control (LoC) that divides Kashmir between the two countries, with a total of six soldiers reportedly killed from both sides. The Pakistani armed forces said two of their soldiers were killed on the border […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran’s Border Guard Commander Guardian Brigadier General Ghasem Rezaie informed on Wednesday that three Iranian soldiers which had been kidnapped in Pakistan border will come back to their country in near future. “We have conducted several rounds of negotiations with Pakistani officials in this regard, which have been satisfactory,” he said. “The […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – The special court formed to hear a high treason case against former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday sentenced him to death for suspending the Constitution on November 03, 2007. Besides Pervez Musharraf, the Islamabad government had sought to include former chief justice Abdul Hameed Dogar, former law minister Zahid Hamid […]