Category: Pakistan

Pakistan’s new government lifts political censorship of state media

Islamabad: Pakistan's Information Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry on Tuesday announced that the PTI government has lifted all political censorship in…

Pakistan celebrates Eid with religious zeal, fervour

Islamabad: Eid-ul-Zuha, the festival of sacrifice, was celebrated with traditional and religious fervour across Pakistan on Wednesday. Prime Minister Imran…

Five killed in Pakistan over animal sacrifice

Islamabad: Five people were killed in a firing incident following a dispute over animal sacrifice in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province…

Hindus oppose encroachment of cremation site in Pakistan

Hyderabad (Sindh) [Pakistan]: Agitated members of the Hindu community from various parts of Hyderabad held a sit-in protest outside the…

PPP, PML-N likely to field joint presidential candidate

Karachi: The two main opposition parties in Pakistan, the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), are likely…

People targeting Sidhu doing disservice to peace: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday thanked cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu for attending his oath taking and called…

Sharifs to spend Eid in jail

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Mohammad Safdar will spend their Eid-ul-Zuha in…

Imran Khan condemns Kabul rocket attack

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday condemned the rocket attack in Kabul during a speech by Afghanistan's President…

Pakistan federal cabinet to put Nawaz Sharif on ECL

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Pakistan's newly sworn-in federal cabinet has taken a decision to put jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and…

‘Burqa’ of Bushra Khan triggers debate: Here’s what Twitterati says

Islamabad: Recently, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman, Imran Khan was sworn-in as Pakistan’s new Prime Minister on Saturday. In Pakistan, it…

Need for uninterrupted dialogue with India: Pak FM

Islamabad: Pakistan's newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday claimed that India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi had written…

Pak will head towards disaster if doesn’t change direction: Imran Khan

Islamabad: In his maiden speech after taking over as the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan on late Sunday night…

Pakistan welcomes Afghanistan’s ceasefire initiative with Taliban

Islamabad: Pakistan on Sunday welcomed the Afghan government's declaration of a three-month conditional ceasefire with the Taliban from Monday. "Pakistan…

Nawaz Sharif appears before accountability court

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday appeared before an accountability court here for the hearings of the…

16 ministers from PM Imran Khan’s cabinet sworn-in

Islamabad: Sixteen members of newly-elected Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's 21-strong cabinet took oath at a ceremony held on Monday…

Pak Army chief denies supporting Taliban in Ghazni siege

Islamabad: Pakistan's Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa rebuffed claims from Kabul that Islamabad supported the Taliban in carrying out…

Usman Buzdar elected as Punjab province CM

Lahore: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Usman Buzdar was elected as the new chief minister of Punjab province, defeating his Pakistan…

Pak leader calls Lalu Prasad Yadav Imran Khan’s mentor

Islamabad: Downplaying Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's speech in the National Assembly, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Syed Khursheed Shah…

Pakistan willing to improve ties with neighbouring countries: Imran Khan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday laid the roadmap for his country's development and governance while spelling out his…

Pompeo to visit Islamabad for talks with PM Khan

Islamabad: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is likely to visit Islamabad in September for consultations with Pakistan's newly-elected Prime…