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India forced Pakistan to go nuclear: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (Photo: AFP)

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Thursday “surge in the aggressive designs of India” had forced Paki-stan to conduct nuclear tests in 1998.

Fake degrees: Pakistan arrests Axact CEO

Axact CEO Shoaib Ahmed Shaikh (centre) is escorted by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) personnel as he appears at a court—AFP

Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested Axact company’s chief executive officer (CEO) Shoaib Ahmed Sheikh as part of its investigation into the fake degrees scandal, officials said

PPP dissident says Asif killed Benazir

Dissident Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Zulfiqar Mirza on Tuesday alleged that former President Asif Ali Zardari killed his wife, former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

Axact CEO’s protective bail plea dismissed

The Sindh high court on Monday rejected Axact chief executive officer Shoaib Ahmed Sheikh’s application plea seeking grant of a protective bail to avoid arrest in the fake degrees scandal terming his

NYT: Axact’s Dubai office was issuing fake degrees

The Dubai office of Pakistan IT company Axact was involved in the issuance of fake degrees to applicants, New York Times reported.

‘Sabeen shot for holding Valentine’s Day rally’

Sabeen Mahmud

Saad Aziz, one of the suspects arrested for killing a prominent Pakistani social and human rights activist, Sabeen Mahmud, told the police in his confessional statement on Friday that he murdered her

Bilawal Bhutto will return to politics in June: Asif Ali Zardari

Asif Ali Zardari

Former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that his son Bilawal Bhutto, the Pakistan People’s Party chief, will return to Pakistan in June to resume political activities under his supervision

‘Pakistan not created for Muslims only’

Pakistan’s Supreme Court has been told that Pakistan was not created for Muslims alone.

PM Sharif to discuss RAW ‘involvement’ in Pak terror

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will chair a meeting this week to discuss Indian intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing’s alleged involvement in terror activities in the country.

Over 300 held in Karachi bus attack

Pakistan has arrested over 300 suspects in the troubled Karachi city as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the operation against the terrorists will continue with full force till their elimination.

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

Pakistan’s ludicrous charge that India’s spy agency RAW is behind the Karachi attack on the Ismaili community maybe laughed out of court here, given that the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed re