Category: Pakistan

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…

SPR chief urges people to share country’s positive image

Islamabad:Chief of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor seems to be committed to highlighting the positive image…

Ali Zafar files defamation suit against Meesha Shafi

Lahore: Ali Zafar, a renowned pop singer currently facing sexual harassment allegations from fellow musician Meesha Shafi, on Saturday filed…

Now, Musharraf says he has not quit politics

Dubai: Pakistan's former president general (retired) Pervez Musharraf has said he will enter active politics again after receiving certain assurances…

Imran Khan cleared to contest Pak polls from Karachi’s NA-243 seat

Karachi: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and former cricketer Imran Khan will contest next month's general election in Pakistan from National…

2 soldiers killed in Pakistan anti-terror operation

Islamabad: At least two soldiers were killed on Saturday in an anti-terror operation in the tribal area of northwestern Pakistan,…

Pakistani prisoner returns from India after 11 years

Islamabad: A Pakistani man who mistakenly crossed into India in 2007 and was caught by the Border Security Force (BSF)…

Constant bullying of activists unacceptable: HRCP

Lahore: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Saturday expressed its concern over the ransacking of human rights activist…

Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud appointed as new TTP chief

Karachi: Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud has been appointed as the new chief of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), following Mullah Fazlullah's…

PML-N fields no candidate against Nisar

Islamabad: No candidate has been fielded against the former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz…

Hafiz Saeed launches election campaign

Islamabad: Jamaat-Ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed formally launched the election campaign of his fifteen-year-old party, Allah-o-Akbar Tehreek, prior to the national…

ISPR chief urges people to share country’s positive image

Islamabad: Director-General of the Inter-Services Public relation (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor seems to be committed to highlighting the positive…

Six injured in Balochistan bomb blast

Quetta: At least six people, including three policemen, were injured in blast in Balochistan's Naseerabad district on Saturday afternoon. Local…

Hafiz Saeed’s son, son-in-law to contest Pak elections

Lahore: Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed's son and son-in-law will be contesting from Punjab province in the July 25 general elections.…

Threatening activist Goraya’s family cowardly – HRCP

Lahore: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) today expressed its dismay over the harassment and intimidation of the family…

No entry for Indian envoy in Pakistan’s Gurudwara Panja Sahib

Islamabad: India's High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria was stopped from visiting Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan's Hasan Abdal on…

Nawaz Sharif’s plea seeking joint verdict on NAB cases dismissed

Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday dismissed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's petition seeking a joint verdict on…

PTI women workers protest over allotment of tickets for reserved seats

Lahore: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) women workers staged a protest outside the party chairman's secretariat in Lahore, over the allotment of…

Radicals will soon be central to Pak democracy debate

Lahore: Several radical groups in Pakistan have already launched political campaigns in an attempt to establish a presence in the…

Maryam Nawaz to contest from two seats in Pak elections

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz will be contesting from the National Assembly (NA)-127 in Lahore…