Category: Pakistan

Give us 3 months, then criticise us: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked the media organisations and his political rivals to wait for three months…

Imran Khan reiterates his commitment: Here’s what he says

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked the media organisations and his political rivals to wait for three months…

HC in Pakistan gets 1st woman CJ

Islamabad: Justice Tahira Safdar was sworn in as the first woman chief justice in Pakistan's Balochistan High Court on Saturday.…

Pakistan says it stands with Iran during hard times

Islamabad: Assuring Pakistan’s support for Iran's stance regarding its nuclear deal with major world powers, Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood…

Pakistan Minister vows to address deficiencies in anti-money laundering system

Islamabad: Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar has said that the government will address all 27 deficiencies pointed out by the…

I-voting website launched for overseas Pakistanis

Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has launched its i-voting website for 7.9 million Pakistanis living abroad to enable…

Minority sentiments hurt by ad carried by Pakistan daily

Islamabad: Advertisements for jobs usually bring excitement. But an advertisement for recruitment by the Pakistan Rangers has created furor in…

Pakistan supports Iran’s stance on nuclear deal

Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday expressed its support to Iran on the international nuclear deal related to the Iranian nuclear issue…

India, Pak discuss execution of Indus Water Treaty projects

New Delhi: India and Pakistan held technical discussions on the implementation of various hydroelectric projects under the provisions of the…

Pakistan Minister apologizes to actors

Lahore: A Pakistani Minister in Punjab province has apologized to two women actors after coming under widespread attack for publicly…

Imran Khan govt must uphold freedom of expression, says independent watchdog

Islamabad: Pakistan's Imran Khan-led new government must uphold the freedom of expression as media is facing severe pressure from state…

Pakistan is facing external, internal challenges: Imran Khan at GHQ

Rawalpindi: Pakistan's newly-appointed Prime Minister Imran Khan visited the General Headquarter (GHQ), Rawalpindi for the security briefing on Thursday morning…

IHRC concerned over enforced disappearances in Pak

Islamabad: The International Human Rights Council, Hong Kong (IHRC-HK) has expressed concern over enforced disappearance in Pakistan and called upon…

No plans for Sushma-Qureshi talks at UN

Kathmandu: There are no plans for any bilateral talks between External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart…

How Imran Khan inspired MTV presenter to accept Islam?

NEW DELHI: Former MTV presenter Kristiane Backer who became a Muslim in 1995 appreciates Imran Khan, the newly elected Prime…

Blasphemous cartoons: Pakistan registers protest with Holland

Islamabad: Taking serious note of planned anti-Islam cartoon contest, Pakistan has expressed displeasure over it. Pakistan’s new foreign minister Shah…

India hopes new Pak govt ‘will make South Asian region terror-free’

New York: India on Thursday voiced its hope that the new government in Pakistan under the leadership of Prime Minister…

To focus on Pakistan’s economy, Imran Khan to skip UN Assembly session

Imran Khan, Pakistan’s new prime minister will skip next month’s United Nations General Assembly session to focus his attention on…

Indian delegation in Pakistan for water talks

Lahore: A nine-member Indian delegation, led by Water Commissioner P.K. Saxena, arrived here on Tuesday to attend a two-day meeting…

Imran Khan gives 2-week deadline to recover stashed money

Islamabad: Fulfilling his poll promise to clampdown on corruption, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday gave a deadline of…