Free Press Journal
  • Ties with China cornerstone of Pak foreign policy: Imran Khan

    Islamabad : The ‘all-weather’ friendship with China was a cornerstone of Pakistan’s foreign policy, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said as he pledged to implement the controversy-hit $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

  • Arif Alvi sworn in as new Pak President

    Islamabad: Senior leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Arif Alvi, took oath as the 13th President of Pakistan here on Sunday.

  • Minority bias: Debt-ridden Pak removes its economist

    Islamabad : The newly-formed Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government has axed economist Atif R Mian from the Prime Minister Imran Khan-led Economic Advisory Council (EAC). Senator Faisal Javed Khan put out a tweet informing that Dr Mian “was asked to step down from the Advisory council.”

  • Government, military willing to hold talks with India: Pakistan minister Fawad Chaudhry

    Islamabad: The Pakistani government and the military are willing to hold talks with India for regional peace, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Friday. In an interview to BBC Urdu, the minister said that while Pakistan is willing to hold talks, the present government  has not received any positive indication from India. “(Prime Minister) Imran Khan has given many hints to New Delhi in this regard,” Chaudhry told the publication. “As soon as

  • Arif Alvi elected new Pak Prez

    Islamabad : Dr Arif Alvi, one of the founding members of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, was elected as the new President of Pakistan on Tuesday, according to media reports.

  • Pakistani nationals hold assets worth over USD 150 billion in UAE, Pakistan Supreme Court informed

    Islamabad : The Pakistan Supreme Court was on Monday informed that Pakistan nationals hold assets and properties worth over $150 billion in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). A report by A.F. Ferguson, a chartered accountancy firm, was presented in the court in connection with a case on the offshore accounts and properties of Pakistan nationals, reported Dawn.

  • India, Pak hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

    Lahore : India and Pakistan on Wednesday commenced crucial talks on various aspects of the Indus Waters Treaty here, the first bilateral engagement since Prime Minister Imran Khan took office.

  • Indian delegation arrives in Pak to hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

    Lahore : A delegation of the Indian Water Commission arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday to hold crucial talks with its counterpart on various aspects of the Indus Waters Treaty, the first bilateral engagement since Prime Minister Imran Khan took office.