Maryam Nawaz tells ECP about her lost position

Details According to PTI, addressing a meeting held at Daska Wazirabad today, Maryam Nawaz demanded a bold decision from the Election Commission regarding rigging in Daska elections and said that now the vote thieves will have to be brought to the fore. We have to make a bold decision. Maryam Nawaz said that agencies, administration, […]

UN chief tells Myanmar military: ‘Stop the repression’

Guterres demands Myanmar military free prisoners and end violence, as he opens a four-week summit on human rights. The UN’s top human rights body has opened its first and highest-level meeting of 2021, amid growing concerns on issues including the military coup in Myanmar, the arrest of opposition leader Alexey Navalny in Russia and the […]

Biden Tells Allies ‘America Is Back,’ but Macron and Merkel Push Back

President Biden used his first public encounter with America’s European allies to describe a new struggle between the West and the forces of autocracy, declaring that “America is back” while acknowledging that the past four years had taken a toll on its power and influence. His message stressing the importance of reinvigorating alliances and recommitting […]

Biden tells Munich Security Conference ‘America is back’

In his first big appearance on the global stage, President Joe Biden promised the Group of Seven (G7) leaders during the virtual Munich Security Conference that the United States was recommitted to multilateral engagement. “America is back,” he said on Friday, breaking away from his predecessor Donald Trump’s isolationist foreign policy that saw the US […]

‘Positive signals’ needed to save JCPOA, Merkel tells Rouhani

German chancellor calls for diplomatic solution to nuclear dispute during phone call with Iranian president, who insists only way forward is for the US to revoke ‘inhumane’ sanctions. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on Iran to take steps ensuring its return to full compliance to a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, in a rare phone […]

In Pictures: Graffiti tells the story of Egypt’s revolution

During 18 gripping days in early 2011, dramatic images emerged from Egypt set against a soundtrack of public rage. Round the clock news coverage of the demonstrations centred on Cairo’s Tahrir Square, as the world waited to see if the region’s most populous country would follow Tunisia’s lead in throwing off the rule of their […]

”We believe you’ Macron tells victims of childhood sexual abuse

French leader says country needs to better protect children as victims share testimonies of abuse on social media. French President Emmanuel Macron said that France will tighten its laws on child sexual abuse, after the publication of a book accusing a top French political commentator of abusing his stepson and a massive social media campaign […]

EU tells Ivory Coast to brace for stricter cocoa laws

The eurozone hopes to ratify laws later this year to protect forests, curb child labour and end farmer poverty. The European Union on Friday urged the Ivory Coast to prepare for stricter cocoa laws that the body hopes to ratify later this year with the aim of protecting forests, curbing child labour and ending farmer […]

Pakistan tells Biden to ‘push forward’ Afghan peace talks

Karachi, Pakistan – Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said his country has hopes for greater engagement with the new US government and called on Joe Biden to follow up on the ongoing Afghan peace process and US troops withdrawal from the country. Direct talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban, against whom […]

A Year After Wuhan, China Tells a Tale of Triumph (and No Mistakes)

At a museum in Wuhan, China, a sprawling exhibition paints a stirring tale of how the city’s sacrifices in a brutal 76-day lockdown led to triumph over the coronavirus and, ultimately, rebirth. No costs appear to have been spared for the show, which features a hologram of medical staff members moving around a hospital room, […]

China tells inefficient firms to shape up or prepare to go bust

After years of supporting inefficient firms, China is now allowing them to fail. China is turning the screws on the nation’s companies as authorities seek to take advantage of the global pandemic to strengthen its industrial might. After letting inefficient firms survive for years, Beijing is now allowing them to fail. Bond defaults rose to […]

‘Find 11,780 votes’ Trump tells Georgia election official

United States President Donald Trump allegedly urged Georgia’s top election official to recalculate the state’s presidential election results in his favour, while warning the official he was taking “a big risk” if he did not comply, according to the audio of an hourlong phone call obtained by The Washington Post. During the call on Saturday, […]

Iran tells IAEA it plans to enrich uranium to up to 20 percent

IAEA says Iran informed the agency of the move that will take place at the Fordow plant. Iran has told the United Nations nuclear watchdog it intends to enrich uranium to up to 20 percent purity, a level it achieved before its 2015 deal with major powers at its Fordow Fuel Enrichment Plant buried inside […]

No dialogue with Tigray leaders, Ethiopia PM tells AU envoys

Abiy rules out dialogue with TPLF during meeting with three AU envoys, a day after he announced ‘final phase’ of three-week conflict. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has again ruled out dialogue with the leaders of the defiant Tigray region during a meeting with three African Union special envoys. Abiy told the envoys trying to […]

China tells US to stop boosting ties with Taiwan #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

Washington and Taipei are set to hold inaugural economic talks in the United States on November 20. China has urged the United States to stop boosting ties with Taiwan after Washington and Taipei announced they would hold economic talks this month that Taiwan’s government described as a “major milestone” in relations. China considers the self-ruled […]