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Saudi Arabia invited to become third strategic partner in CPEC: Fawad Chaudhry

Bannon: Saudi, Egypt, UAE prepared to occupy Qatar

Talks again: Positive overtures between Modi and Khan

Shafaqna Exclusive: The deal behind Nawaz Sharif's release

Religious affairs minister discusses treatment of Xinjiang Muslims with Chinese envoy

US envoy says Washington seeks a treaty with Iran

'Saudis gave MKO gold, Rolex watches worth hundreds of millions of dollars'

India outclass Pakistan in one-sided Asia Cup affair

What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharif's release?

Sentences of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, Capt Safdar suspended

CJP takes notice of 10-year-old Amal’s death in Karachi

Is Saudia paying $2bn for Nawaz Sharif's safe passage?

The Man Behind Imran Khan

Video: Who Hussain is and why Shia Muslims mourn for him?

Lives of hundreds of thousands of Yemeni children hang in balance

Why IMF looks unavoidable?

Sarfraz, Rohit promise blockbuster India-Pakistan clash

ICC launches investigation into Myanmar’s crimes against Rohingya Muslims

Afghanistan arrests over two dozen Daesh terrorists ahead of Ashura

Motives behind Saudi largesse: Is Bin Salman wooing Imran Khan with Petr-dollars?

Azadars under attack by terrorists in Ratto Dero Larkana

Sarfraz bats for Indo-Pak series on home soil

Farhan Junejo, close aide of late PPP leader, reportedly arrested in UK

Democrats planning to stop Trump’s military support for Saudi war on Yemen

Can India and Pakistan cooperate on water?

CTD Punjab ‘breaks’ TTP, Hizbul Ahrar network

Pakistan's Imran Khan vows to give citizenship to some Afghans, Bengalis

NATO warships moving closer to Syria shores amid looming US airstrikes: Report

29th Annual Ashura Day Procession in London to be held on Thursday

Number of prisoners of conscience in Saudi Arabia increases to 2,613

US always has a political bias against Muslims, says Minister Shireen Mazari

Pakistan Embassy commemorates Defence Day in Tehran

Run out/match ratio: Pakistan remains best fielding side in ODIs in last two years

Pakistan, UK reach agreement on repatriation of 'looted wealth'

Manzoor Pashteen, PTM leader – declared a proclaimed offender

China struggles with Belt and Road pushback

PPP warns of strong ‘resistance’ if Kalabagh dam project is revived

Yemeni forces shoot down Saudi spy drone in Jizan

Iran says Saudis, UAE turned OPEC into “tool” for US

Pakistani Student Wins Award for Improving LTE & 5G Wireless Systems

Outlawed Sipah-e-Sahaba threatens shopkeepers over Nohas in Hub city

A massive paradigm shift: US envoy claims Pakistan ready to open Afghan land route for India: US envoy

South Asia Cup: Pakistan takes on Hong Kong today

Indian army has crossed all limits of cruelty in Indian Occupied Kashmir

Mismatch between Imran Khan’s words and Punjab govt’s deeds!

New laws: Opposing Dam can be treason in Pakistan

A proactive foreign policy: Can Pakistan replace India in Afghanistan?

Iran envoy: World should take MI6's Syria plot seriously

Syrian military downs Israeli missiles fired at Damascus airport

Freedom of speech and blasphemous caricatures

Iran envoy speaks at National Defense University on Pak-Iran strategic cooperation

Malik Riaz of Bahria Town extends sincere apologies to Shia Muslims

UK legislators’ team rejects plea for Ishaq Dar’s deportation

Turkey pledges to support Pakistan on Kashmir at UN

Medical, dental colleges’ entry test on September 23

Bilateralism between India and Pakistan

Israeli forces fatally shoot three Palestinians in Gaza

Not my fault that I'm Inzamam’s nephew: Imam-ul-Haq

Saudi Arabia holds religious oppression as a normalized system of governance

Senior UAE official pays secret visit to Israel: Report

Taliban for minus Pakistan talks with US administration

Youm-e-Ali Asghar observed to commemorate Imam Hussain’s infant

Begum Kulsoom Nawaz's funeral

Un-poisoning the chalice!

World’s longest straight-line sea route connects Pakistan to Russia

CPEC: Exposed to hybrid warfare

Spain gives in to Saudi pressure to deliver 400 precision bombs

Saudi forces tear down Muharram mourning tents in Shia Qatif region

Saudi Arabia buys Israeli ‘Iron Dome’ system amid détente: Report

Syrians dodge death with air strike warning app

Four senior Shia Islamic scholars gagged as no change seen under PTI govt

Kulsoom Nawaz’s funeral prayers held in London

Mini budget Bomb: Govt to impose new taxes of Rs400bn

India beat Pakistan 3-1 to reach SAFF final

Prime Minister House to be converted into high-quality postgraduate institute: minister

Dam Mania: Can Pakistan go for Kala Bagh dam?

An old Mantra: Is US planning again to control Pakistan nukes?

India’s push on Iran's Chabahar puts US in tight corner

Pompeo appreciates Saudi respect for civilians in Yemen war, lets aid continue

Official: UAE convinced Yemen’s Saleh to ally with Houthis

Sharifs' Raiwind residence declared sub-jail as Nawaz, Maryam parole extended by three days

High security needed in Moharram due to threat of terrorism

Will Imran Khan continue support with Saudi led military coalition?

A hope for a better education system

Pompeo said US would not block Pakistan if it seeks IMF bailout: Fawad Chaudhry

PM Imran Khan forms task force on sports

At key ‘2+2’ talks, India should take US demands on Iran oil sanctions with a pinch of salt

Govt allows Nawaz Sharif, Maryam to attend Kulsoom funeral in Lahore on parole

Bus crash in India's Telangana state kills at least 53

UK urged to relax rules on foreign students

Suicide bomber kills 32 in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province

Sindh education dept orders private schools to return extra fees

Election Commission rejects petition against renamed banned terrorist outfit PRHP

Wife of Ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif passes away in London after long battle with cancer

Is ‘South Punjab’ possible?

Sarfraz wants Pakistan to post 300-plus in every Asia Cup game

Turkic Muslims: China and the Muslim world’s Achilles heel

Pakistan, China react angrily to Financial Times report on CPEC

Gen Bajwa donates Rs1bn for dam fund on military's behalf

Ahmad Shah Massoud: Legacy of Lion of Panjshir

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Syrian military downs Israeli missiles fired at Damascus airport

1397/6/25 | 22:50
Syrian military has announced that its missile defense system successfully intercepted and downed Israeli missiles fired at an airport in the capital Damascus. The official SANA agency said late Saturday that the military had thwarted an "Israeli aggression," adding that a number of “enemy missiles” fired at the Damascus International Airport had been dismantled. “Our air defense systems thwarted an Israeli missile aggression,” a military source told the agency, after reports said several explosions had been heard near the airport. An ...

Syria air defenses destroy ‘hostile target’ near Damascus

1397/5/12 | 22:50
Syrian air defenses have destroyed a "hostile target" near the capital Damascus, state media say. "Our air defenses confronted a hostile target and destroyed it west of Damascus," Syria's official news agency SANA reported late on Thursday, quoting a military source. No further details about the incident were immediately available, but Israel has carried out similar attacks over the past months. Last week, Israeli military forces targeted a Syrian Air Force fighter jet over the Golan Heights as it was flying in Syria’s airspace and conducting ...

New Yemeni missile system used to target Saudi-led warplanes: Report

1396/10/21 | 22:50
A new report has revealed that Yemeni air force and air defense units used a new domestically-designed and-produced missile system to shield residential areas in the country’s capital and the northwestern provinces of Sana’a and Sa’ada against airstrikes by Saudi military aircraft. Yemen’s Arabic-language al-Masirah television network reported that Yemeni air defense forces, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees, employed the system to intercept and target a twin-engine, all-weather tactical F-15 fighter jet belonging to ...

Yemeni forces’ missile kills several Saudi mercenaries in Sana'a province

1396/10/5 | 22:50
Yemeni forces have fired a Zelzal 2 (Earthquake-2) ballistic missile at a position of Saudi-backed mercenaries in the Nihm district of the country's western Sana'a province, inflicting heavy casualties on them. According to early reports, scores of Saudi-backed militiamen loyal to former Yemeni president, Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, were killed and injured after Yemeni army forces backed by allied fighters from the Popular Committees launched the domestically-produced missile at their position. A military source, speaking on condition of anonymity, ...

Saudi jets continue to bomb Sana'a despite calls for humanitarian ceasefire

1396/9/15 | 22:50
The UN has stressed that despite calls for a humanitarian ceasefire in Yemen, Saudi Arabia continues to bomb the capital Sana'a. “Airstrikes have continued while ground fighting and shelling have been reduced,” said UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric on Tuesday. He added that Saudi Arabia had bombed the capital over 25 times in less than 24 hours, adding that some of the strikes had hit close to the UN's compound in the city. Dujarric added that UN food supplies in Yemen were running out, and that seven vessels carrying food requirements are ...

Saudi Arabia recognized death of 155 of its soldiers and commanders in Yemen

1396/4/26 | 22:50
Special sources of the news observations revealed names of some of the dead Saudi soldiers and paid troops in Yemen by Yemeni army.     Special sources of the news observations revealed names of some of the dead Saudi soldiers and paid troops in Yemen by Yemeni army and popular committee forces in the ongoing fighting and confrontations on border fronts, where the Saudi army suffered heavy casualties and material losses. The News Agency obtained a statistic of some of the names of the dead Saudi army officers and troops in various units ...

Did Saudia use biological weapons that unleashed cholera in Yemen?

1396/4/22 | 22:50
Cholera disease has infected more than 300,000 people in war-torn Yemen since late April, amid concerns the outbreak is party of Saudi biological warfare on the impoverished state.   “Yemen, Cholera: Disturbing. We’re at 300k+ suspected cases with ~7k new cases/day. 4 most affected areas: Sanaa, Hodeida, Hajjah and Amran,” the international Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) regional director Robert Mardini tweeted on Monday. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization (WHO) on its official twitter put the epidemic suspected cases at ...

Yemeni court sentences 4 Saudis to death for beheading soldiers

1396/4/20 | 22:50
  A court in the Yemeni capital Sana’a has handed down the death penalty to four Saudi nationals convicted of belonging to the al-Qaeda terrorist group and decapitating 14 Yemeni troops some three years ago. According to the Arabic-language al-Masirah television network, the Specialized Criminal Court said that the convicts had been members of the al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) terror group and had beheaded 14 army soldiers of the 135th Brigade following an attack against a state security center in the city of Say'un in Yemen’s ...

Gas attack by terrorists: Death of livestock in Jabal Atan in Yemen

1396/3/17 | 22:50
Thirteen livestock animals were killed belonging to a person in Aran region, South of the Capital Sana’a.   The investigation of the experts and specialists revealed that animals after eating plants in the area have died because of the poisonous gases and harmful chemicals spread in the area by the continuous shelling of the prohibited weapons by the Aggression Air Forces during past days. The weapons of American-Saudi aggression, which are internationally forbidden are used in Yemeni land and in future there is more threat of using of ...

Shafaqna Special: Saudi barbarism in Yemen and world’s criminal silence

1395/7/21 | 22:50
More than 200 people have been killed and over 500 injured in air strikes on a funeral gathering in Yemen's capital Sanaa, a senior UN official says.Jamie McGoldrick, the UN humanitarian co-ordinator for Yemen, condemned "the horrific attack". The rebel Houthi-run government said a Saudi-led coalition was responsible - a claim Saudi Arabia denied. The US said it had launched an "immediate review" of its already reduced support for the coalition.  The Saudi military insists it chooses its targets carefully, and that it goes to great lengths to ...

No cessation in Syrian hostilities: World powers continue to play on the chess of Syria

1394/12/7 | 22:50
 Dozens of civilians have been killed in the Syrian city of Homs despite announcements suggesting that a temporary ceasefire is closer than ever. Syria's state news agency SANA said Sunday's twin car bombing happened near the entrance to the city's al-Arman neighbourhood. The attack killed 46 people and wounded 110 more, Syrian officials said.Homs is largely under government control and has regularly been targeted in bomb attacks. Once more IS claimed responsibility for this horrific attack in Homs and Damascus, targeting Shias in response ...

Tearing Syria apart: The drop-scene of Syrian peace drama

1394/12/6 | 22:50
 ISIS has claimed responsibility for multiple attacks in strongholds of the Syrian regime Sunday that killed at least 122 people and scores of others injured, according to Syria's state-run SANA news agency. The separate car bomb and suicide attacks happened in Homs and southern Damascus, Syrian state media reported, citing local officials and security sources. ISIS has claimed responsibility for multiple attacks in strongholds of the Syrian regime Sunday that killed at least 122 people and scores of others injured, according to Syria's state-run ...

Attacking holy shrines: Would Saudi monarchy condemn ISIS?

1394/11/14 | 22:50
 At least 70 people were killed and 100 wounded on Sunday in three bomb blasts near the revered  shrine of Sayyida Zeinab(A.S) outside the Syrian capital Damascus, state media said.vState news agency SANA said the first blast was caused by a car bomb that detonated at a bus station near the shrine.  It said two suicide bombers then detonated their explosive belts when people gathered at the scene. While the shrine itself was not damaged, the area around it was devastated. The iconic structure has been targeted before.  The militant Islamic ...

Beheading of Khaled al-Asaad: IS shows the true color

1394/6/3 | 22:50
  Islamic State militants beheaded one of Syria's most prominent antiquities scholars in the ancient town of Palmyra, then strapped his body from one of the town's Roman columns, Syrian state media and an activist group said on Wednesday. The killing of 81-year-old Khaled al-Asaad was the latest atrocity perpetrated by the militant group, which has captured a third of both Syria and Iraq. Since IS overran Palmyra in May, there have been fears the extremists, who have destroyed famed archaeological sites in Iraq, would demolish its 2,000-year-old ...

Yemen Separation: A destructive and imprudent idea

1394/5/19 | 22:50
   When the Houthis from the northern highlands laid siege on Yemen's capital, in the south thousands took to the streets to announce their opposition to the new order in Sanaa. Separatist sentiments remain high here, and memories of an independent south Yemen, the Arab world's only Marxist state, are not such a distant memory. Yet with the resignation of Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, a southerner, a nerve had been twisted. When the news was announced, the streets of the south erupted in anger and calls for solidarity ...