Category: Pakistan

Pakistan denies China’s funding halt for CPEC projects

Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday refuted reports that Beijing had halted payments on some of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects…

Pakistan’s NAB to approach Interpol for Ishaq Dar’s arrest

Islamabad: Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday decided to approach the Interpol for the arrest of former Finance Minister…

World Bank role in drafting Pakistan bill stuns MPs

Islamabad: A Pakistani minister's admission that the World Bank was involved in drafting a law on the countrys natural resources…

Pakistani warship visits Philippines

Islamabad:A Pakistani warship arrived in the Philippines on Thursday for a four-day goodwill visit. The Sword-class missile guided frigate, PNS…

Pakistan court orders police to explain activist’s disappearance

Islamabad: The Lahore High Court on Wednesday called on the police to explain the disappearance of Raza Mahmood Khan, an…

More Pakistanis ‘disappearing’, says report

Islamabad: More and more people are being picked up in Pakistan by security agencies "for reasons never disclosed", a commentary…

Pakistani televangelist barred from TVs

Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Wednesday barred televangelist and TV host Amir Liaquat Hussain from making any television appearances till…

Benazir Bhutto’s untested son takes up his Pakistani destiny

Karachi: A decade after Pakistan's first female leader Benazir Bhutto was assassinated, her son Bilawal is striving to reclaim his…

Pakistan SC shocked over missing idols in Katas Raj temple

Islamabad: The Supreme Court of Pakistan expressed shock when it came to learn that the idols were missing from the…

Pakistan to make CPEC long-term plan public on Dec 18

Karachi: After a series of allegations and worldwide protests by Pakistanis against the China-Pakistan-Economic-Corridor (CPEC), Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has…

‘Pak minister’s stance on concessions to Chinese is questionable’

Islamabad : Director of Pakistan-China Business council has questioned Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal's statement where he has denied that no…

Woman gives birth on PIA flight

Islamabad: A woman gave birth on board a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight bound for Multan from Saudi Arabia on…

China halts funding of CPEC projects over corruption

Islamabad: China has reportedly withheld funding of some key China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) road projects in Pakistan over corruption-related concerns.…

1,000 schools closed in Pakistan province over low enrolment

Islamabad: Authorities in Pakistan Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province have closed down around 1,000 government primary schools due to low enrolment, the…

US, Pakistan engage in quiet diplomacy to improve ties

Islamabad: Talks between the US and Pakistan for finding common ground in Afghanistan have moved into a phase of quiet…

Pak foreign ministry tells PM Modi to win election on own strengths

Islamabad: Islamabad has asked India to stop dragging Pakistan into its electoral debate. Pakistan Foreign Ministry spokesperson Dr. Mohammad Faisal…

HIV/AIDS cases increase in Pakistan

Islamabad: HIV/AIDS infection cases are on the rise in Pakistan, according to new data. An estimated 133,000 people in Pakistan…

Pak continues to provide platform to terrorists to spew venom against India, US

Gujaranwala [Pakistan]: Terror outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) recently held a massive rally at Qila Mohammadia in district Gujaranwala of Pakistan's Punjab…

Over 300 militants surrender in Pakistan

Islamabad: More than 300 militants, including 17 of their commanders, of banned organisations have laid down arms and surrendered to…

Pakistan Accuses India Of Turning Down Its ‘Message For Peace’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan accused India on Saturday, of turning down its "message for peace" by refusing to stop ceasefire violations. Foreign…