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Pakistan elections only in 2018, says PM Sharif

Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has categorically announced that the next general elections would be held in 2018.

Former PM to be charged in Musharraf treason case

A Pakistani court, hearing treason case against former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf, on Friday accepted his plea to include three others, ex-Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz, then Chief Justice

Nato exit could lead to Indo-Pak proxy war: Pervez Musharraf

Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday said that the exit of the Nato forces from Afghanistan could push Pakistan and India towards a “proxy war”.

Pakistan ranked third on global terror list

Pakistan is ranked third, with 2,345 fatalities, in the global terrorism index (GTI) released Tuesday. In all 17,958 lives were lost globally due to terrorism in 2013.

Pakistan minister advises PTI chief to face courts

Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan was on Monday “advised” to fight his case in the court rather than in public meetings.

Pakistan issues decree to fortify ‘red zone’

The Pakistan government is set to issue a presidential decree to further enhance the security of the “red zone” already a “no go” area virtually for the public.

‘Musharraf’s life is under threat’

Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf’s life is under threat from militants, intelligence reports said.

Pakistan court orders arrests of Imran Khan, Qadri

A Pakistani court on Thursday declared the Pakistan Awami Tehrik chief Tahir-ul Qadri, a proclaimed offender in a case pertaining to riots on Lahore-Islamabad motorway.

‘Pakistan-India ties key to regional stability’

The United States on Wednesday said that better ties between Pakistan and India were key to regional stability.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif praises China before visit

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Friday that Pakistan-China Economic Corridor project will have far reaching impacts on the national economy.

Viswanathan Anand has for the second year running been outclassed in the World Chess Championship by a player nearly 20 years his younger.

Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister on May 26, 2014, and has clearly won the sprint when his government completes six months in office on November 26.