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Pak Army probes activist’s death

Pakistan Army Chief Raheel Sharif on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Farooq Sattar’s coordinator Aftab Hussain’s death in custody of the paramilitary Rangers fo

Panama leaks: CJ delays action on PM letter

Amid Opposition’s protests, Pakistan Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali has seemingly delayed action on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s letter to form a commission to probe the Panama leaks scandal.

No Opposition consensus to make Nawaz Sharif quit

Imran Khan

The Opposition parties in Pakistani on Monday could not strike a consensus over demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s resignation in connection with the Panama leaks issue.

Pakistan: US F-16 jetsale under discussion

Pakistan said on Sunday the proposed sale of F-16 aircrafts by the United States to Pakistan was still under discussion between the two countries.

Sharif is Modi’s personal friend, claims Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto has called Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a “personal friend” of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, willing to sacrifice national interests for frien

‘Overwhelming majority for Islamic laws in Pak’

An overwhelming majority of Pakistanis want Islamic teachings to be the foundation of the country’s laws, a survey report said.

‘Pakistan knew about US operation to kill Osama’

Osama bin Laden

Osama bin Laden was in Pakistan’s detention for years and was killed after the country struck a deal with the US, a top American journalist has claimed citing new evidence and disputed Islamabad’s ass

Panama Papers: Pak PM Sharif says will prove his innocence

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday said his innocence in Panama leaks investigation will be proven through the accountability process.

Two thirds of Pakistanis want to go abroad

More than two thirds of Pakistan’s adult population wants to go abroad for work and half of it has no desire to return, a survey report said.

India-Pak Foreign Secretaries to meet tomorrow, will discuss Pathankot probe

Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar with his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Chaudhry. (Photo: PTI)

Government sources said Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry will have a bilateral meeting with his Indian counterpart S Jaishanker.

During his visit to Patna, Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was asked about his views on chief minister Nitish Kumar’s decision to ban the sale and possession of al

A recent article published in the British medical journal Wired has brought out an alarming fact: that suicides have toppled the more conventional cause of death, maternal mortality (deaths due to pre