Asif Mahmood

  • TLONDON - British human rights lawyers have raised their voice against the US drone strikes in Pakistan calling for the CIAs former legal chief to be arrested and charged with murder for approving attacks that killed hundreds of people. Amid growing international concern over the use of drones, ...

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  • TLONDON - Kashmir Martyrs Days was observed in different cities of UK with renewed resolve to continue the struggle till people of Jammu and Kashmir achieve their inalienable right to self-determination. The day was observed by Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK in collaboration with other Kashmiri social and ...

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  • TLONDON Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that Pakistan is passing through the most difficult times in its history, adding that future generations will not forgive us, if we did not united all the forces on a single platform to steer the nation out of the present crises. Talking to ...

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  • TLONDON - PML-N leader and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif Sunday invited all the Opposition parties including MQM for forming a grand alliance to 'throw out the 'corrupt PPP-led government. Talking to reporters on his arrival at the Heathrow Airport, Shahbaz said that the national situation ...

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  • TLONDON Asif Salahuddin from Hizb ut-Tahrirs Pakistan Committee has appealed every faithful of the Pakistan Army to support Hizb working for Khilafat that, he says, is the only way to safeguard the country. Talking to Nawa-i-Waqt and TheNation, he said Pakistani rulers had sold out the country. ...

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  • TLONDON - Mosques and Muslim leaders across United Kingdom are on high alert after fake anthrax was posted to five mosques by suspected far-right extremists. Detectives from Scotland Yard's Counter Terrorism Command are investigating after imams at the mosques received bags of white powder. One ...

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  • TLAHORE - British High Commissioner to Pakistan Adam Thomson has said that the United Kingdoms engagements are strengthening with Punjab and why we are doing all these things in terms of engaging more is because the Punjab matters and Pakistan matter to the United Kingdom. While talking to TheNation ...

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  • TLAHORE Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif has said he is visiting the UK next month on the invitation of British Prime Minister David Cameron to have productive talks with him on education. In an exclusive talk with TheNation, Shahbaz said: I have great hopes for the future of this ...

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  • TLONDON - British High Commissioner to Pakistan Adam Thomson has said that Do More is not a helpful phrase in relation to the Pakistans role in fight against terrorism and violent extremism. There is a need that all the coalition partners fighting against terrorism Do More on their own part. In an ...

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  • TLONDON - British parliamentarian George Galloway has said the Kashmiris simply want plebiscite which was promised to them by the UN and former prime minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru. While addressing the seminar at the UN in Geneva Defending the Democratic Processes, the veteran campaigner on ...

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  • TLONDON - The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office have produced an animated film to stop Muslim teenagers from becoming extremists. British officials have spent more than $50,000 on Wish You Waziristan, a cautionary tale of two young British Muslim brothers who decide to join a group of fighters ...

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  • TLONDON - Four coalition soldiers - including two British Royal Marines - have been killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan in the last 24 hours, strengthening concerns that the Taliban is stepping up its offensive following the death of Osama Bin Laden. The two Royal Marines were killed in an ...

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  • TLONDON - Osama Bin Laden's replacement as leader of Al-Qaeda is planning a major terrorist attack on London, ordering his followers to 'crush' the city, British daily The Sun has reported. Soon after being officially appointed caretaker chief of the terrorist group, Saif al-Adel vowed to avenge the ...

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  • TLONDON - The three Pakistan cricketers accused of spot-fixing will face trial in London from October 4. Prosecutors bringing charges against three Pakistani cricketers and a sports agent accused of taking bribes are seeking to obtain transcripts from an International Cricket Council tribunal. ...

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  • TLONDON - Britains Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister, Alistair Burt, arrived in Pakistan on Tuesday. This is his first visit to Pakistan since taking up his position. He was joined by Simon Fraser, the Permanent Under-Secretary at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Burt met Prime ...

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  • TLONDON - The Queen Elizabeth II opened a new era in Anglo-Irish relations on Tuesday as she began a four-day visit to Dublin that marks the historic reconciliation of both nations. Defying a dissident Republican bomb threat, the 85-year-old monarch stepped onto Irish soil shortly before midday ...

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  • TLONDON - A major security alert was launched in London on Monday after Irish terrorists warned of a bomb near Buckingham Palace. Streets around The Mall, the road leads to the Buckingham Palace were closed for more than five hours, on the eve of the Queen's historic visit to Ireland. Bomb disposal ...

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  • TLONDON - Indias current temporary UN Security Council seat should serve as an opportunity for the international community to force it to comply with its human rights obligations. That was the call from a major conference hosted by 'Parliamentarians for National Self-Determination (PNSD) which also ...

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  • TLONDON - Member British House of Lords of Pakistani origin has made a personal trip to the Libyan capital in an attempt to kickstart a peace process, warning of "genocide" if either loyalist forces or rebels are seen to win the war. Lord Nazir Ahmed of Rotherham, who has gained a reputation as a ...

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  • TLONDON - Following the criticism by the Archbishop of Canterbury on Osama bin Ladens killing, three other bishops of England have added their voices to the debate over the legitimacy of United States operation that resulted in the fatal shooting of the unarmed al-Qaeda leader. Their comments come ...

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  • TLONDON The killing of Osama bin Laden have sparked protests across the world, yet an extraordinary demonstration took place in London where hundreds ofbin Ladensupporters gathered at the US embassy to stage a mock funeral. Violence erupted as dozensof British police struggled with the protesters ...

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  • TLONDON The UK-based Tehreek-e-Kashmir has called upon the international community to play its role for the peaceful settlement of longstanding issue of Jammu and Kashmir. India had never demonstrated its sincerity to resolve the Kashmir dispute peacefully and still trying to silence the voice of ...

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  • TLONDON - The US revised statements regarding the killing of Osama bin Laden has created doubts on the originality of the operation Abbotabad. British media in its reports said that the White House has revised its version of what happened during the raid on Osama bin Laden's home in several ...

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  • TLONDON - British Prime Minister David Cameron hailed the death of Osama bin Laden as a massive step forward in the fight against terrorism. In a statement, the prime minister said: The news that Osama is dead will bring great relief to people across the world. Osama bin Laden was responsible for ...

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  • TLONDON - Former British Prime Ministers of Labour Party Tony Blair and Gordon Brown have been snubbed in the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, due to take place this Friday at Westminster Abbey in central London. By contrast, both their Conservative predecessors, Sir John Major and ...

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  • TLONDOM Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh opened secret talks with Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani 10 months ago to build on the cricket-inspired diplomatic thaw between the two countries, The Times reported on Saturday. Singh appointed an unofficial envoy to make contact with ...

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  • TLONDON Pakistan Muslim League-N Quaid Mian Nawaz Sharif has said any conspiracy to sabotage Pakistans solidarity, sovereignty, unity and existence will be foiled with full might. Protection of lives and property of the 170 million Pakistanis must be our priority. He was talking to Members of ...

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  • TLONDON - Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani met MQM Chief Altaf Hussain at partys International Secretariat at Edgware in London on Saturday. The prime minister was accompanied by Federal Interior Minister Rehman Malik, Pakistan High Commissioner to UK Wajid Shamsul Hassan, members of the ...

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  • TLONDON - Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani called on PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif here at his Park Lane apartment on Friday to enquire after his health and welfare following a heart surgery. The PML-N leader has been convalescing following a major heart surgery last month. The Prime Minister was ...

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  • TLONDON - PML-N Quaid and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has stated that PML-N had opposed drone attacks from the start and had taken up this issue in every meeting with US officials over the past three years. He said there existed a clear consensus amongst the people against these attacks and ...

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