Category: Pakistan

Pakistan arrests 16 foreigners for illegal border crossing

Islamabad: Sixteen foreigners were arrested in Pakistan's Balochistan province for illegally trying to cross the country's border into Iran, authorities…

Pakistan Army Chief’s visit to Iran seen as strategic move away from Saudi Arabia

Islamabad: Pakistan Army Chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa recent three-day visit to Tehran to take bilateral military relations between the…

Pakistan’s anti-narcotics force foils drug smuggling attempt

Islamabad: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) of Pakistan has foiled an attempt to smuggle drugs from Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad.…

20 killed in Pakistan road accident

Islamabad: Twenty persons were killed and two injured on Monday in a road accident in Pakistan's Sindh province, police said.…

Ishaq Dar may leave Finance Ministry soon

Islamabad: The decision to replace embattled Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has been made at the highest levels of government, said…

Court decision can’t weaken my relationship with people: Sharif

Islamabad: Kicking off his ruling partys mass contact campaign, disqualified Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Sunday that no…

Conspirators will gain nothing but defeat: Maryam Nawaz

Islamabad: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz on Saturday said that the people who are conspiring against…

Imran to quit politics if SC disqualifies him

Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that he would quit politics if the Supreme Court disqualified him.…

2 Pakistani youths awarded 75 yrs in jail for raping, killing minor boy

Lahore: Two Pakistani college students have been sentenced to 75 years in prison by a court for raping and killing…

Sharif, four relatives to be put soon on Exit Control List

Lahore: The Lahore unit of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has reportedly started the process for placing former prime minister…

Five bullet-riddled bodies found close to Balochistan’s Turbat area

Islamabad: Five bullet-riddled bodies have reportedly been found close to Balochistan's Turbat area. The Dawn quoted local sources, as saying…

India replies to offer on Jadhav, wife to meet: Islamabad

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday said it has received a response from India on Islamabad's offer to allow alleged Indian spy…

Pak Finance Minister Dar may be asked to resign?

Islamabad: Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly given the green signal to the PML-N government to replace Finance…

Massive anti-Pakistan protests held across Gilgit Baltistan

Skardu (Gilgit Baltistan): Economic activities in Gilgit Baltistan have come to a standstill after the entire region observed shutter down…

Security-centric line in Balochistan not working: Pakistani daily

Islamabad: Pakistan needs to shed its "security-centric approach" in restive Balochistan if the government sincerely desires peace in the country's…

Pakistan pulls plug on dam deal over China’s ‘too strict’ terms

Islamabad: Pakistan has decided to cancel a $14 billion infrastructure agreement with China because it could not accept the "hyper…

Pakistan proposes resumption of talks with India

Islamabad: Pakistan has put forward a proposal to resume talks with India on all pending bilateral issues. According to the…

Pak passes new law challenging voter registration for Ahmadis

Karachi: Pakistan's National Assembly has passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill 2017 to restore Khatm-i-Nabuwwat laws to their original form. The…

Pakistan’s NAB wants Finance Minister’s name on Exit Control List

Islamabad: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) of Pakistan recommended on Thursday placing of the country's Finance Minister Ishaq Dars name…

Pakistan, US trade blame over cross-border terrorism

Islamabad: Top Pakistani and US military commanders have blamed each other for not doing enough to stop cross-border terrorism, the…