Category: Pakistan

Pakistan’s Khan in Saudi Arabia on maiden foreign visit

Riyadh: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Saudi Arabia Tuesday on his first foreign visit since coming to power,…

Safe havens in Afghan neighbourhood harbour terror: Akbaruddin

New York: In a veiled attack on Pakistan, India's Ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin on…

Opposition walks out during Pak President’s maiden address

Islamabad: Lawmakers from opposition parties walked out of the assembly during newly-elected Pakistan President Arif Alvi's maiden address. The session…

Pakistan launches initiative with UK for repatriation of ‘looted wealth’

Islamabad: Pakistani Law Minister Farogh Naseem and British Home Secretary Sajid Javid on Monday announced a joint justice and accountability…

Shrine stampede in Pakistan injures 36

Islamabad: At least 36 people sustained severe injuries in a stampede at a shrine in Pakistan's Punjab province on Monday.…

Sharif, daughter, son-in-law back in jail

Islamabad: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar were back in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail…

Imran Khan to visit Saudi Arabia, UAE

Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates from Tuesday at the invitation of…

Pakistan’s Imran Khan to give some Afghans, Bengalis citizenship

Karachi: Pakistan's new premier Imran Khan has vowed to give citizenship to some Afghan refugees and Bengali immigrants, officials confirmed…

62 cars sold in auction of Pakistan PM House vehicles

Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Monday sold for Rs 180 million as many as 62 vehicles in the first batch…

Pakistan denies opening Afghan trade route for India

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has dismissed reports that Islamabad has expressed readiness to talk on restoring the…

No money to run the country: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday asserted that the government does not have the money to run the…

Pak Army chief arrives in China for 3-day visit

Islamabad: Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has arrived in Beijing for a three-day visit, the Inter-Services Public Relations…

Pakistan to present mini-budget on Tuesday: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that Finance Minister Asad Umer will present the Mini-Budget on Tuesday.…

Decentralisation of power key to strong local governance: Pak PM

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said that the transfer of powers to grass root level is the…

PIA flight delayed after pilot-steward row

Islamabad: A London-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight was delayed for over three hours after a physical brawl between the…

Qureshi visits Afghanistan, calls for combating terrorism

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday embarked on a day-long visit to Kabul and met with several…

Pak: Protest over arrests of Gilgit-Baltistan activists

Lahore: Hundreds of protestors took to the streets of Lahore on Saturday to oppose the arrest of activists Asif Naji…

‘Pak minister’s remark on CPEC could’ve cost foreign investment’

Islamabad: Former Chief Economist of Pakistan Dr Pervez Tahir hit out at Pakistan Cabinet Minister Abdul Razak Dawood, days after…

Qureshi visits Afghanistan for high-level talks

Kabul: Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived here on Saturday to meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and other senior…

Former Pak FM won’t be deported: UK

London: The British government has rejected the online petition seeking the deportation of the former Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.…