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Martial law challenged in Pakistan court

Pakistan government’s decision to call Army for security in Islamabad was on Monday challenged in a court.

Ramzan breach closes lone Islamabad cinema

The Pakistani authorities on Sunday sealed the only cinema in this capital city for screening movies at iftar (fast breaking) time.

Army called for aid 11 times since 2007: Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan

Pakistan Army has been called 11 times under Article 245 of the Constitution since 2007 to help the government in establishing peace or fighting terrorists, interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan s

Taliban winning Afghanistan war, claims Mullah Mohammed Omar

Mullah Mohammed Omar

Taliban supremo Mullah Mohammed Omar has claimed that Taliban are winning the war against the foreign forces.

Pakistan to raise Kashmir row in FS-level talks

Pakistan will try to find a way to solve the decades old Kashmir issue with India when the foreign secretaries of the two countries will meet on August 25, foreign secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry said

Pakistan ex-Chief Justice sues Imran for Rs 20bn


Former Pakistan Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry on Thursday sent a Rs 20-billion defamation notice to Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan for causing “humiliation and mental agony”

‘No coup for 15 years under Pervez deal’

A senior leader of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) claimed on Wednesday that under a deal with former military ruler Pervez Musharraf it was agreed that martial law could not be imposed in the count

US strike kills top Qaeda leader

Mustafa Abu Yazid

A close aide of slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was among six militants killed in a US drone attack in Pakistan’s lawless tribal region 10 days ago, the media reported on Tuesday.

Imran Khan is not majority’s pick for Prime Minister post

Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan is not the majority’s choice for the Prime Minister’s post although his party is the most popular, survey reports said.

Pakistan gives free hand to Imran for ‘azadi march’

Imran Khan

Pakistan’s government has given a free hand to the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) to hold its azadi (independence) march on August 14 as the party’s chief Imran Khan promised to keep the rally peaceful

The conscience of Justice Markandey Katju, dormant for over 10 years, erupted recently, throwing out allegations against everyone around him — mostly in the nature of ipse dixit. His targets — three former Chief Justices of India in the collegium (Justices R.C. Lahoti, Y.K. Sabharwal and K.G. Balakrishnan) that could have but did not select Justice Katju to the Supreme Court in 2004 or earlier.

If you care about India’s children, prepare to shed a tear now. If you care about Gujarat’s children, prepare to cry buckets now. Because Dinanath Batra, ace scholar, perfervid activist, slayer of Donigers, is a revered figure in the schools of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s motherland.