Category: Pakistan

Pakistan denies minorities their individual rights: US Lawmaker

Washington: A United States-based advocacy group representing various ethnic minorities of Pakistan has formed a joint platform 'South Asian Minorities…

JuD holds UN responsible for attacks against Muslims

Peshawar: The Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) has blamed the United Nations for allowing attacks against Muslims. At a recent Friday sermon in…

JuD holds United Nations responsible for attack against Muslims

Peshawar/Islamabad: The Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) has blamed the United Nations for allowing attacks against Muslims. At a recent Friday sermon in…

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K’s Uri sector

Uri (Jammu and Kashmir): Pakistani troops on Thursday again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control in Jammu…

Pak National Assembly passes FATA-Khyber Pakhtunkhwa merger bill

Islamabad: Pakistan's National Assembly on Thursday passed an amendment bill that clears the the merger between the Federally Administered Tribal…

Sikhs facing persecution in Pakistan-DSGMC chief

New Delhi: Predominantly living in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab provinces, the Sikhs are a small population in Pakistan. However, this…

13 transgenders will contest 2018 Pakistan general elections

Islamabad: At least 13 transgenders will contest the Pakistan general elections this year. Two of them will contest for the…

Nawaz Sharif will pay a price for doing politics in courts: PTI

Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday said former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was "playing politics" in courts…

Dozens feared killed in Karachi heatwave: charity

Karachi: Dozens of people are feared to have died in a heatwave gripping Pakistan's largest city Karachi this week, a…

Sharif: Being punished for treason case against Musharraf

Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the references against him by the country's anti-corruption body,…

Pakistan bids farewell to teen killed in US shooting

Islamabad: Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in the US high school shooting last week, was…

Pak ready to work with SCO countries to curb terrorism

Islamabad: Pakistan is ready to work with countries under the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to eliminate terrorism from the region,…

India borrowed our economic plans: Pakistan Minister

Islamabad: India borrowed Pakistan's economic and reforms plans and implemented them successfully while "we squandered the opportunity largely because of…

Sharif shouldn’t engage in politics: Hafiz Saeed

Islamabad: Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed has said that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif should…

India to participate in Pak-hosted SCO-RATS meeting

Islamabad: Indian delegation will be visiting Islamabad on Wednesday to participate in the two-day Shanghai Cooperation Organization-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure Legal…

Sindhi students raise pro-freedom slogans

Islamabad: Sindhi students of Islamabad held a massive rally in support of Sindhi political activists, who became the victim of…

Talks on caretaker Pak PM fails

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah on Tuesday failed to…

Pak delegation in US to discuss ‘India’s violation of Indus Waters Treaty’

Washington: A four-member Pakistan delegation has arrived in Washington to raise the issue of India's alleged violation of the Indus…

J-K: 8-month-old infant killed in ceasefire violation

Srinagar: An eight-month-old infant was killed late last night after being hit by a bullet during ceasefire violation by Pakistan…

Heatstroke kills 65 in Pakistan

Islamabad: At least 65 people have been killed due to heatstroke in the last three days in Pakistan's Karachi, where…