Category: Pakistan

Pakistan minister shot wife, then killed himself: Police

Islamabad: Pakistani provincial minister Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, who was found dead in his house along with his wife, first…

Army, judiciary weakening Pak’s democracy: Sharif

Karachi: Launching yet another scathing attack on the country's institution, former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said that…

Pakistan, Afghan joint working groups to meet in Kabul

Islamabad: The first meeting of the Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Working Groups will be held in Kabul on Saturday, an official said.…

China, UNDP sign pact to help Pakistan’s tribal areas

Islamabad: China and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) on Friday signed a $4 million agreement to support the recovery of…

Pak SC seeks report on citizen’s foreign bank accounts

Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court has taken suo motu notice of funds deposited in foreign bank accounts and foreign assets held…

Sindh Minister, wife found dead in Karachi

Karachi: Minister for Planning and Development of Pakistan's Sindh province Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani and his wife were found dead…

Pak chief justice criticises IGP Sindh for not arresting Anwar

Karachi: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday questioned Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) A.D. Khowaja for…

Nawaz Sharif reaches Karachi on 2-day visit

Karachi: Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday reached Karachi for a two-day visit. This is his first visit…

Pak teacher arrested over alleged sexual assault

Islamabad: A teacher at a seminary in Pakistan has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a child. The man was…

Afghan Interior Minister, spy chief meet Pakistani counterparts

Islamabad: An Afghan delegation on Wednesday met Pakistani government officials in Pakistan and shared information regarding the alleged involvement of…

Pakistani lawmaker seen ‘groping’ girl in viral video

Karachi: Just days after multiple child abuse reports surfaced in Pakistan, a video of a ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)…

Lahore HC lifts ban on houbara hunting

Lahore: The Lahore High Court has withdrawn the ban on hunting of an endangered migratory bird houbara bustard. LHC Chief…

Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold talks

Islamabad: Pakistan's Foreign Office (FO) on Wednesday confirmed that a high-level Afghan delegation has arrived here and both countries are…

Earthquake jolts Pakistan, 1 killed

Quetta: A minor girl was killed and nine others were injured in Quetta as a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit various parts…

Sharif’s counsel asks SC for more time in Article 62 case

Islamabad: Lawyers representing former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday sought more time from the Supreme Court to prepare…

Pak extradites 27 Taliban suspects to Afghanistan

Islamabad: Pakistan handed at least 27 suspects belonging to Afghan Taliban and Haqqani network to Afghanistan, Pakistan's Foreign Ministry Office…

Haripur molestation: 2-day remand for suspects

Haripur[Pakistan]: A Pakistan court on Wednesday granted the police a two-day physical remand of five alleged molesters of a 15-year-old…

Pakistan terror outfit JuD holds rally in Peshawar

Peshawar [Pakistan]: Holding guns and banners in their hands, members of the banned terror outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawah recently organised a motorcycle…

Kasur rape-murder case: Faith healer hangs self

Lahore [Pakistan]: A faith healer, who was earlier held in connection with the murder and rape of a seven-year-old girl…

Sharifs’ objections to NAB’s supplementary reference rejected

Islamabad [Pakistan]: An accountability court in Islamabad dismissed objections of the Sharifs to a supplementary reference filed by the National…