Category: Pakistan

Pakistan, China agree to strengthen strategic cooperation

Islamabad: Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday and both…

Lahore HC issues notices against PTI’s election win

Lahore: As many as 69 members of Pakistan's National Assembly (MNAs) were on Friday issued notices by the Lahore High…

Pak Army Chief instigates India, Imran Khan bats for peace

Islamabad: Contradicting Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's diplomatic position, its Army Chief General Qamar Jawed Bajwa on Thursday asked his…

Government, military willing to hold talks with India:Fawad Chaudhry

Islamabad The Pakistani government and the military are willing to hold talks with India for regional peace, Information Minister Fawad…

Water crisis: Imran Khan seeks overseas Pakistanis’ help

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday sought assistance from overseas Pakistanis to help overcome the "biggest issue" of water…

Bugti case: Musharraf petitions SC to return Rs 2 million surety

Islamabad: Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf on Friday petitioned the Supreme Court to return Rs 2 million submitted as surety…

US Congressmen urge Pak to stop persecution of ethnic, religious groups

Washington: Scores of South Asian experts, members of the US Senate and House of Representatives flocked Capitol Hill to urge…

Debt-ridden Pak removes illustrious economist for being Ahmadi

Islamabad: The newly formed Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government has axed economist Atif R Mian from the Prime Minister Imran Khan-led…

NAB files corruption reference against former Pakistan PM Gilani

Rawalpindi: Pakistan's anti-graft body, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), on Thursday filed a corruption reference against former Prime Minister Yousaf…

This new Pakistan’s Prez has an interesting Indian connect

ISLAMABAD: Senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Arif Alvi was elected as the 13th President of Pakistan. But not many know…

Pakistan marks Defence Day

Islamabad: Pakistan observed Defence Day on Thursday by paying tribute to martyrs on the 53rd anniversary of the 1965 war…

Pakistan may become 5th largest n-state by 2025: Report

London: Pakistan is expanding its uranium-enrichment and plutonium production facilities, triggering fears that it may become the 5th largest nulcear-weapon…

It’s time for us to begin to deliver on our joint commitments: Pompeo on Pak visit

Islamabad: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who visited Pakistan on Wednesday, while talking to media at Pakistan Air Base…

US Secy of State meets Pak PM Imran Khan

Islamabad: The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan at PM House…

US, Pakistan hold discussion on bilateral ties

Islamabad: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who arrived in Pakistan on Wednesday, met Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi…

Mike Pompeo arrives in Pakistan

Islamabad: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday arrived in Islamabad to hold talks on various issues with…

India’s Russia missile purchase, Iran won’t be focus of 2+2 meet: Pompeo

Shannon [Ireland]: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that issues like India buying Russian missile defence systems…

Baloch leader hails US’ decision to cancel aid for Pak

London: The head of Free Balochistan Movement (FBM) Hyrbyair Marri welcomed the United States administration's decision to cancel USD 300…

Abduction of Christian men from Karachi creates panic among locals

Karachi: The residents of Youhanabad, an impoverished settlement in Karachi, are living in a state of fear as, since past…

Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan ally as president

Islamabad: Pakistan Tuesday elected a close ally of Prime Minister Imran Khan as its new president, further cementing the ruling…