Pakistan

2 killed as gunman opens fire at Lahore airport

Lahore: Two persons were killed as a gunman opened fire at Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore on Wednesday. The…

Pakistani students create robots which will bring a revolution in industries

Lahore: Students of University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistani, have created an advanced Telerobotics system that could expand…

PoK govt employees stage protest against Pak discriminatory financial policies

Muzaffarabad: Scores of government employees in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir have staged protests against the discriminatory financial policies of Pakistan. The secretariat workers…

Pakistan hands over list of 261 Indian prisoners: Foreign Ministry

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday handed over to the High Commission of India a list of 261 Indian prisoners lodged in…

Pakistan receives $500 mn from Qatar

Islamabad [Pakistan]: In what comes as a relief to cash-strapped Pakistan, Qatar has deposited the first tranche of USD 500…

Imran Khan likely to visit US next month

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is likely to visit the US early next month, which will be his first…

Pakistan rejects US report on ‘forced conversions of non-Muslims’

Islamabad: Pakistan has rejected the recent US report on religious freedom violations in the country, terming it "unsubstantiated" and "biased".…

Pakistani PM orders stern action against hoarding, unreasonable price hike

Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked relevant authorities to take stern action against the people involved in hoarding,…

IMF to approve bailout package for Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan]: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is scheduled to hold its meeting in Washington on July 3 to consider…

Nod by wife, Arbitration Council must for second marriage: IHC

Islamabad: permission from an arbitration council is a must for the second marriage, said the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on…

Qatar to invest USD 3 bn in cash-strapped Pakistan

Islamabad: Qatar has decided to invest USD 3 billion in cash-strapped Pakistan to help the latter in shoring up its…

Pakistani politician, journalist have fight during live news debate

Islamabad: A live news debate on a Pakistani news channel turned ugly after an argument between a politician and a…

Former Afghan PM praises Pak’s role in peace process

Islamabad: Afghanistan's former Prime Minister Gulbuddin Hekmatyar on Sunday lauded Pakistan's role in the Afghan peace process, during a visit…

3 terrorists killed in Karachi, claims Pakistan police

Karachi: Three terrorists were killed in an operation conducted by Pakistani armed forces in Karachi late on Sunday. After getting…

Former Pak FM passes away

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Former Pakistan Finance Minister Abdul Sattar passed away on Sunday. He was 88. "We are deeply saddened to…

Emir of Qatar presented Pakistan’s highest civil award Nishan-e-Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan President Arif Alvi on Sunday conferred the country's highest civil award - Nishan-e-Pakistan - on the visiting Emir…

Pakistan, Qatar sign MoU to combat terrorism financing

Islamabad: Pakistan and Qatar have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to combat money laundering and terrorism financing, a statement…

Nawaz’s third heart attack in jail concealed from family claims daughter

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Jailed Pakistani leader Nawaz Sharif's family was not informed about his third heart attack in Adiala Jail last…

Pak supports an Afghanistan that is at peace with itself, neighbours

Islamabad: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday said Pakistan is resolute towards finding a peaceful solution to the almost…

Pakistani fan apologises after fat-shaming Sarfaraz

New Delhi [India]: The Pakistani fan, who faced massive backlash, after he body-shamed Pakistan cricket team captain Sarfaraz Ahmed, apologised…