Category: Pakistan

Baloch students protest in Islamabad, Karachi; demand immediate release of missing persons

Islamabad: Baloch students in Islamabad and Karachi have carried out protests in solidarity with the families of Baloch missing persons.…

MMA chief says Asiya Bibi released under deal with West

Lahore: Mutahidda Majlis-i-Amal's (MMA) president Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Friday alleged that the Imran Khan-led Pakistan government has released Asiya…

Protests erupt against ISI, Pak Army for killing Pashtun police officer

Peshawar: Protests erupted against Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Pak Army for brutal killing of Pashtun police officer, Tahir Dawar. Pashtuns…

Along with provinces, Pak will control Red Fort, claims PTI minister

Islamabad: Asserting Pakistan's dominance over Kashmir, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) minister Ali Muhammad Khan claimed that the Islamic nation will not…

Baloch activists protests against enforced disappearances

Quetta: Activists and family members of missing Baloch persons on Thursday carried out a major protest outside the Press Club…

Imran Khan orders inquiry into police officer’s murder

Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday ordered an immediate inquiry into the murder of a police officer who…

‘Kashmir belongs to Pakistan’, Shahid Afridi slams Indian media

Former Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi clarified his statement after he said that Pakistan’s demand to take control over Kashmir should…

Pakistan goes against the grain with coal power spree

Islamkot: In Pakistan's bleak Thar desert, the roar of trucks is constant at a massive Chinese-backed coal power project the…

Baloch activists observe ‘Baloch Martyrs Day’

London: Baloch activists held rallies and seminars all over the world to observe the 'Baloch Martyrs Day' on Tuesday. In…

Pakistan does not need Kashmir: Cricketer Shahid Afridi

Former Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi's statement on Kashmir would surely stir controversy after he said that his country does not…

Fact-check: Did Pakistani woman Asia Bibi acquitted of blasphemy meet the Pope?

Islamabad: A photo that claims to show Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who was acquitted of blasphemy, kissing Pope…

Girls face barriers to education in Pakistan: HRW

New York: Pakistan is failing to educate a huge proportion of the country's girls due to the government's under-investment in…

Blasphemy protests: Pakistan court refuses to try Islamists

Islamabad: A Pakistani court has refused to try for treason the Islamist leaders who organized mass protests to oppose the…

Money laundering scam: Zardari’s interim bail extended

Karachi: A banking court on Tuesday extended the interim bail previously granted to former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and…

Pak SC to hear NAB’s plea against Nawaz Sharif’s release

Islamabad: The Pakistan Supreme Court on Monday accepted to hear the plea filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against…

Pakistan begins policy level talks with IMF

Islamabad: Representatives of Pakistan government has begun policy level talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation in Islamabad. The…

Most Pakistanis don’t know what Internet is: Survey

Islamabad: Around 69 per cent Pakistanis between the ages of 15 and 65 do not know what the internet is,…

Pakistan arrests 12 Indian fishermen

Islamabad: Pakistani authorities have detained 12 Indian fishermen for allegedly violating the country's maritime boundary, security officials said on Sunday.…

Reports of Asiya Bibi leaving Pakistan ‘false, baseless’

Islamabad: Pakistan's Foreign Office on Sunday refuted social media reports of Asiya Bibi, the Christian woman, who was acquitted by…

Pakistan violates ceasefire, Army personnel killed

Rajouri: An Army soldier was killed after Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of Control in…