Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law, retired captain Mohammad Safdar, were released from Rawalpindi’s Adiala Jail on parole after his ailing wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz died in a London hospital on Tuesday.
The region is once again in the spotlight. The only good news is that during the US Secretary of State’s visit to Islamabad, the two sides endorsed cooperation despite the obvious challenges facing the Pak-US relationship.
Afghanistan, Pakistan and India continue to remain on the White House list of 21 countries that are “major” transit points for or producer illicit drugs. The annual list was released on Tuesday as US President Donald Trump prepares for a global campaign against drugs at the United Nations later this month.
The Taliban are preparing to send a delegation for talks with US officials about ending the conflict in Afghanistan and the meeting could address a possible prisoner swap, two officials involved with the process said on Tuesday.
For creating an ecologically-friendly environment in Pakistan
Unchecked urbanisation, overpopulation, tap water mixed with sewage water, raw industrial domestic effluents going straight into River Ravi without any cleansing process. Depleting ground water without adequate recharge of ground aquifers.