Category: Pakistan

Pakistan maintains ban on Basant festivities

Lahore: Even as Basant Panchmi, the festival marking the onset of spring, is celebrated with great pomp and show, the…

Enforce Sharia in Pak Punjab, says spiritual leader

Islamabad: A spiritual leader in Pakistan's Punjab Province has given a week's time for government to impose Sharia laws. Spiritual…

‘CPEC in reality means a miserable Pakistan’

Islamabad: The USD 60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, in reality, means increased misery and exploitation of Pakistani citizens,…

End extrajudicial killings in Pak: Bilawal Bhutto

Karachi: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Co-chairman Bilawal Bhutto has called for an end to extra-judicial killings in Pakistan. Answering a…

Pakistan closes US-funded Radio Mashaal

Islamabad:The Pashto-language station of the US-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty has been closed by the Pakistani government, officials said on…

UN sanctions monitoring team due in Islamabad next week

Islamabad: The United Nations Security Councils sanctions monitoring team will visit Islamabad on a two-day trip starting next Thursday for…

Two key suspects in Pakistani minor’s rape-murder arrested

Islamabad: Two people have been arrested in connection with the rape and murder case of seven-year-old Zainab in Pakistan, with…

Former Balochistan home minister acquitted in terror case

Quetta: Former Balochistan home minister Gazain Marri has been acquitted by an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) here in a terrorism case…

Pak will suffer if judges succumb to influence: Bilawal Bhutto

Islamabad: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto on Sunday took a jibe at the judiciary in Pakistan saying that…

Pak, US relations in a state of cold peace

Islamabad: The relations between Pakistan and the United States are in a state of cold peace, due to the steps…

Pak SC is an independent institution: CJP Saqib Nisar

Islamabad: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar said on Saturday that the Supreme Court of Pakistan was an "independent…

Parties protesting against us will be defeated in elections: Sharif’s brother

Islamabad: Brother of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz, has said parties protesting against their ruling party would be…

Pak Army gives death sentence to 10 terrorists

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa confirmed the death sentence of at least 10 terrorists, who were…

US, India urge Pak to prosecute Hafiz Saeed

Washington D.C [USA]: The United States and India on Friday urged Pakistan to prosecute United Nations-designated global terrorist Hafiz Saeed…

Nawaz Sharif’s daughter to contest from Lahore seat in 2018 Pak elections

Lahore [Pakistan]: Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, will reportedly contest from the Lahore seat…

Pak summons Indian envoy JP Singh

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Pakistan's Director General (SA and SAARC), Dr Mohammad Faisal, summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner JP Singh on Thursday…

PTI chief levels money laundering allegations against Sharifs

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan on Thursday alleged that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family…

Pak-Iran to resume rail services

Islamabad [Pakistan]: Pakistan and Iran will be resuming train services between two countries by September as the security situation has…

No case against 26/11 attacks mastermind ‘Sahab’ Hafiz Saeed: Pak PM

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that there is no case registered against Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed…

Nawaz Sharif dismisses as ‘flop’ corruption charges against him

Islamabad: Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif today compared the corruption cases against him to a 'flop' movie as he…