Category: Pakistan

Pak removes sectarian group leader from terrorist watchlist

Islamabad: Pakistan has removed the name of sectarian group leader Muhammad Ahmed Ludhianvi from a terrorist watchlist. According to media…

Pak going Sri Lankan way: Will it become a victim to Chinese debt trap?

Islamabad: People these days wonder if Pakistan has started going the way of Sri Lanka with its growing engagement with…

Pak lifts ban on ASWJ, unfreezes assets of its chief

Islamabad: Pakistan government has ordered to unfreeze the assets of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) chief Maulana Ahmed Ludhianvi and…

2 more members sworn into Pak caretaker cabinet

Islamabad: Pakistan's caretaker government expanded its federal cabinet on Wednesday by inducting two more caretaker ministers. President Mamnoon Hussain administered…

Pak polls: Abbasi’s nomination papers rejected

Rawalpindi: An appellate election tribunal on Wednesday rejected the nomination papers of Pakistan's former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi submitted…

Nasser Khan Janjua resigns as Pakistan’s National Security Adviser

Lahore: National Security Adviser (NSA) of Pakistan, Nasser Khan Janjua, tendered his resignation on Wednesday. Janjua is a retired Lieutenant…

Pak High Commissioner was invited for Eid Milan: Sources

New Delhi: The head of every mission based in Delhi was invited for the Eid Reception hosted by External Affairs…

Mantra for polls-Who rules Punjab, rules Pakistan

New Delhi: General elections in Pakistan will see four broad categories of contestants -- dynasts, electables, deserters and the religious…

Nawaz Sharif directs PML-N leaders to protest against NAB

London: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif ordered Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders to adopt a strict strategy following the arrests…

Shehbaz Sharif bursts into song while campaigning

Karachi: Shehbaz Sharif, the president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and brother of former prime minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif,…

Pakistan’s first blind judge takes oath

Islamabad: Yousaf Saleem, a visually impaired lawyer from Lahore, became Pakistans first blind judge after taking oath of office here…

JuD launches political campaign in Islamabad, seeks donation

Islamabad: The banned Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), which is headed by Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed, has launched an indirect political…

Pak SC to resume hearing of 2011 Memogate scandal

Islamabad: The Supreme Court on Tuesday will resume hearing a Suo Motu case relating to the 2011 Memogate scandal, involving…

Pakistan military copter crashes, kills 2

Islamabad: Two Pakistan Air Force (PAF) pilots died on Tuesday when a trainer aircraft crashed during landing at the Peshawar…

NAB receives threats of headquarters being blown, says chairman Javed Iqbal

Lahore: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman, (R) Justice Javed Iqbal claimed that some miscreants had threatened to blow up the…

Pakistan to launch observatory satellite

Islamabad: Pakistan is set to launch the indigenously developed PakTES-1A observatory satellite in July, the Foreign Ministry announced. Fitted with…

PML(N) set to launch poll campaign in Karachi

Karachi: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif is set to commence his campaigning for the general elections scheduled to…

Nawaz Sharif’s wife struggling for life

London: Deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife is on a ventilator at a hospital in London. Sharif has ruled out…

Spread violence in Kashmir Valley-Hafiz Saeed

Lahore: Mumbai terror attack mastermind and founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba terror outfit Hafiz Saeed has openly championed the need for violence…

Nawaz not to participate in electoral campaigning

Islamabad: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Sunday said he won't be able to participate in the electoral…