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Ten killed as storms ravage eastern Japan: NHK

10 October, 2019 8:55 am 8:55 am

TOKYO (Reuters) — The death toll from torrential rains that caused flooding and mudslides in Japan climbed to 10 on Saturday, with three others missing, public broadcaster NHK reported, just two weeks after the region was hit by a powerful typhoon. Landslides ripped through waterlogged areas in Chiba and Fukushima prefectures, in eastern and northeastern … Read More

Geopolitical, environment, region, complex, Indian, illegal, acts, IOK, Navy chief

Geopolitical environment in region is complex due to Indian illegal acts in...

09 September, 2019 6:13 pm 6:13 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The debrief session of Pakistan Navy’s war game SHAMSHEER-E-BAHR VII and Logistic Exercise TARSEEL-E-BAHAR II was held in Karachi on Thursday. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi graced the occasion as chief guest. Upon arrival, the chief guest was received by Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (Operations), … Read More

UN, rights, experts, restrictions, tension, region, exacerbate India, curfew, Occupied Kashmir

UN rights experts call for an immediate end to curfew in Occupied Kashmir

08 August, 2019 7:16 pm 7:16 pm

GENEVA (KMS) – UN human rights experts on Thursday called on the India government to end the crackdown on freedom of expression, access to information and peaceful protests imposed in Indian-Occupied Kashmir this month. The experts expressed concern that the restrictions, imposed after the Indian Parliament revoked the Constitutionally-mandated status of the Occupied Jammu and … Read More

Federal cabinet discusses Kashmir issue, situation in region

08 August, 2019 5:37 pm 5:37 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal cabinet discussed in detail the Kashmir issue and the situation in the region. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi briefed the cabinet about the situation in Kashmir. According to the sources, the prime minister took the cabinet into confidence regarding his discussion with the world leaders. The cabinet decided that … Read More

Latest restrictions in IOK will exacerbate human rights situation in region...

08 August, 2019 10:35 pm 10:35 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The United Nations has expressed grave concern over the situation in Occupied Kashmir. In a statement on Wednesday, the United Nations spokesperson said: “We are deeply concerned that the latest restrictions in Kashmir will exacerbate the human rights situation in the region” "We are deeply concerned that the latest restrictions in … Read More

10 soldiers, martyrdom, sacrifice, Pakistan, peace, region, DG ISPR

Soldiers’ martyrdom is sacrifice Pakistan making for peace in region: DG ...

07 July, 2019 5:21 pm 5:21 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said that the martyrdom of six soldiers on Pak-Afghan border and four in Balochistan is the sacrifice Pakistan making for peace in the region. In a tweet on Saturday, he said: “While security of tribal areas has been improved with efforts now focused … Read More


Iran issues fresh alert against international naval coalition in the Gulf

07 July, 2019 9:49 am 9:49 am

TEHRAN (Web Desk) – Senior Iranian officials have warned against any attempt to form an international coalition to protect shipping in the Gulf, with its first vice president saying the move will only bring insecurity to the region. The alert response comes after Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands and France backed UK’s proposal for a European … Read More

COAS, General, Qamar, Bajwa, US President, Trump, discuss, security, region

COAS General Qamar Bajwa, US President Trump discuss security in region

07 July, 2019 12:05 am 12:05 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on US President Donald Trump at White House on Monday. According to a statement, they exchanged views on the security in the region. COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa apprised the US president about successes gained by Pakistan in the war against terrorist. … Read More

Pakistan wants peace in region, no one can isolate it now: FM Qureshi

07 July, 2019 10:55 pm 10:55 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan wants peace in the region and no one can isolate it now. Addressing a press conference before the coming visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to the United States on Friday, he expressed hope that the PM’s visit would improve Pak-US relations. … Read More

Peaceful, prosperous, Afghanistan, interest, region, FM Qureshi

Peaceful & prosperous Afghanistan in interest of region, says FM Qures...

06 June, 2019 11:05 am 11:05 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that peaceful and prosperous Afghanistan is in the interest of the region. In his speech at the inaugural session of the Afghan peace conference title ‘Lahore Process’ in Bhurban Murree on Saturday, he said that the blame game is not in the interest of … Read More

Gwadar, Port, promises, greater, economic, spin offs, country, region, CNS Abbasi

Gwadar Port promises greater economic spin offs for country, region: CNS Ab...

06 June, 2019 6:37 pm 6:37 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi addressed the course participants of 48th Pakistan Navy Staff Course and faculty of Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore on Friday. During the address, Chief of the Naval Staff shared his vision for Pakistan Navy and discussed in details the ongoing projects of … Read More

Iran, shoots, down, US, military, drone, Gulf, region

Iran shoots down US military drone in Gulf region

06 June, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iran on Thursday shot down a US military drone that it said was flying over one of its southern provinces on the Gulf, increasing fears of military conflict as Washington seeks to isolate Tehran over its nuclear and regional activities. It was the latest in an escalating spate of incidents in the … Read More

USCENTCOM, chief, Pakistan, role, peace, stability, region

USCENTCOM chief lauds Pakistan’s role for peace, stability in region

03 March, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US Army General Joseph Votel, head of the US Central Command, has appreciated Pakistan’s role for peace and stability in the region. During a briefing of the House Armed Services Committee on Thursday, he said that the Afghan peace process has advanced during the last six months as compared to last … Read More

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Kashmir issue is a flashpoint in region, says DG ISPR

03 March, 2019 1:50 pm 1:50 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said that the Kashmir issue is a flashpoint in the region. In an interview with CNN, he said that Pakistan had highlighted the Kashmir issue and Indian state atrocities at the international media. “The Kashmir issue should be resolved according to the resolutions of the … Read More

Fawad, Pak-India conflict, destabilize, region, world

World must realize Pak-India conflict will destabilise region: Fawad Ch

02 February, 2019 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Ch has said that the world must realize that the Pak-India conflict will destabilise the region and the world at large. In a tweet, the minister said that the world will be further divided and extremism will be at new peaks due to the Pak-India … Read More