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Pakistan delays Saudi visit

Pakistan has put off plans to send a high-level delegation led by defence minister Khawaja Asif to Saudi Arabia until two-day meeting of the Arab League at Sharm El Sheikh concludes.

Sharif: Threat to Saudi will evoke Pakistan response

Pakistan has made no decision on whether to give military support to a Saudi-led coalition intervening in Yemen, defence minister Khawaja Asif said on Friday, while pledging to defend Saudi Arabia aga

Pakistan may join coalition against Yemen rebels

Pakistan may join a coalition to defend Yemen’s President against advancing rebels threatening his stronghold in Aden, Islamabad said on Thursday.

Pakistan will defend Saudi Arabia but not escalate conflict: Government

Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif. (Photo: AFP)

Islamabad: Pakistan is ready to defend Saudi Arabia's ‘territorial integrity’ but not to escalate any conflict, the defence minister said Friday, after Riyadh asked Islamabad to join the coalition of

‘Pakistan men can have multiple wives’

Pakistan’s top Islamic body, the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII), has declared that men do not need first wife’s permission to marry another woman.

‘No documents on MQM chief given to UK’

Pakistan’s interior minister Chaudhry Nisar A1i Khan on Tuesday said that the government has not handed over any documents to the United Kingdom authorities relating to the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (M

Pakistan executes 4 more convicts on death row

Abdul Razzaq Chohan and Jalil alias Jalal Morejo were executed in the Sukkur jail in Sindh province. (Photo: AFP)

Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday hanged four death-row prisoners, taking to 59 the number of executions carried out since the country resumed the death sentence in December.

Pakistan Day celebrated after 7 years

Pakistan's President Mamnoon Hussain (centre) rides a horse-drawn carriage escorted by Presidential Guard.  — AFP

Pakistan on Monday celebrated a symbolic victory over the Taliban militants as the terror-hit nation held its first Pakistan Day parade after a gap of seven years and stressed it wanted friendly ties

TTP: Chief Fazlullah not dead

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan on Monday denied that their chief Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a military operation amid rumours that the most-wanted militant had died in an offensive on Saturday.

Pakistan People’s Party asks Imran Khan to return to Parliament

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Sunday urged Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan to return to Parliament proceedings after agreement on formation of judicial commission to probe alleged po

The verdict of the Tis Hazari trial court (in State v.

A month has elapsed since the alliance of convenience — People’s Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party — came to power in Jammu and Kashmir.