• France’s Macron pessimistic about future of Iran nuclear pact

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – Donald Trump may well pull out of the Iran nuclear deal for domestic political reasons, French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday, after he and his American counterpart held talks addressing the agreement s future. Near the end of his three-day state visit, Macron told US media that while he did not know specifically […]

  • UN chief says Iran nuclear deal must be preserved

    UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes the Iran nuclear deal must be preserved but that this achievement can be strengthened, his spokesman said Wednesday. French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday opened the door to a new deal with Iran that would build on the nuclear agreement, following talks at the White House […]

  • Iran to boost electricity exports to Pakistan: official

    (Web Desk) – Iran has shown its willingness to increase electricity exports to Pakistan up to 200 megawatts. In an interview with Iran’s official news agency, IRNA, after the two-day meeting of Iran-Pakistan electricity committee, Deputy Director of Tavanir Company (Iran s Production and Transfer of Power) Majid Faramad said that Iran s exports of electricity to […]

  • Arthur eager for Pakistan to resume full home schedule

    April 26, 2018

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    CANTERBURY (AFP) – Nine years on from the armed attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore, Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur says he hopes “we re really close” to the world s leading teams touring there again. International cricket in Pakistan was effectively suspended for several years after the 2009 attack. Zimbabwe, however, played several limited-overs […]