Category Archives: Technology

U.S. Envoy For Afghanistan Visits Pakistan In Bid To Further Peace Process

Washington's new envoy tasked with pursuing a peaceful settlement of Afghanistan's 17-year war is visiting Pakistan to seek help from Islamabad's new government in bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table, the U.S. Embassy said.Zalmay Khalilzad, a...

Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Mexican Foreign Secretary Videgaray

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Mexican Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray. The two leaders talked about the significance of the successful conclusion of the United Stat...

Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on October 3, 2018 in Washington, D.C. to discuss countering Iranian and Russian aggression, the way forward on Syria, and...

Arthur Ashkin, Gerard Mourou and Donna Strickland win Nobel Prize in physics

The United States' Arthur Ashkin, French Gerard Mourou and Canadian scientist Donna Strickland have jointly won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics for breakthroughs in laser technology.According the award-giving body in Sweden, the inventions by the thre...

Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attack on Jizan port

Saudi-led military coalition has foiled a Houthi rebel's attack with two explosive-laden remote controlled boats on Jizan port.In a statement, the coalition's spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki said the boats were detected and destroyed by Royal Saudi N...

PTI govt believes in service of masses: Buzdar

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar has said that PTI government believes in service of masses and we have introduced a culture of working.He was talking to a group of MPAs from DG Khan in Lahore on Sunday.Chief Minister

Statement by the Foreign Minister-Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers on the sidelines of 73rd Session of UNGA

Mr. Chairman, Honourable Ministers, Secretary General of SAARC, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me express my profound gratitude to the Chairperson of the SAARC Council of Ministers, His Excellency Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Foreign Minister of Nepal, for h...

25,000 displaced as clashes surge in Libya’s Tripoli: UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that the number of Libyans to have been displaced by on-again, off-again clashes in Tripoli � which first erupted late last month � has risen to 25,000, about half of them