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Iran does not prefer India over Pak: Envoy

Iranian ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost on Friday said his country did not prefer India over Pakistan.

Pakistan confirms Mullah Akhter Mansour death, deletes fake IDs

Pakistan on Thursday confirmed the death of the Afghan Taliban leader, Mullah Akhter Mansour in a drone strike on May 21 but said the dialogue was still the most viable option.

‘US drone attack will strain bilateral ties’

Raheel Sharif. (Photo: AFP/File)

Pakistan Army Chief Raheel Sharif on Wednesday said the US drone attacks were detrimental to Pak-US relations.

‘Pak involved with JuD, JeM’

Rana Sanaullah

A Pakistani minister has said that legal action against militant groups such as Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) was not possible as the “state itself is involved.”

University in Pakistan forbids students to sit as couples

A Pakistani university has forbidden its students from sitting “as a couple” in the varsity premises in view of the “cultural and religious bindings and complaints by the parents”.

Pak PM Sharif to make policy statement on Panama leaks

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (Photo: AP)

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will make a policy statement over the Panama leaks in the National Assembly on Monday.

Muslim blood on Modi’s hands: Bilawal Bhutto

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and party veteran L K Advani. -PTI

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto said on Tuesday that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had bloods of Muslims on his hands and PM Nawaz Sharif was still trying to befriend him.

Pakistani govt rejects Opposition terms for Panama probe

The Pakistani government on Saturday rejected the terms of reference proposed by the Opposition for the commission to probe the Panama leaks scandal.

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif compares Opposition to terrorists

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday compared his political opponents to terrorists and accused them of hindering progress of the country.

Pak teen burnt alive for helping friend elope

A young Pakistani woman was set ablaze on the orders of a village jirga (council) for helping her friend elope with a lover, the police said Thursday.

If you wanted to sum up the contradictions of two years of the Modi government, you could do so by taking one name, Subramanian Swamy.

Next year will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, when one man’s protest changed Christianity in Europe.