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Muttahida Qaumi Movement quits PPP-led PoK government

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Wednesday also quit the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)-led government in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, days after it parted ways with the Sindh provincial government

Pakistan suspends licence of anti-government channel

Pakistan has suspended the licence of a fiercely anti-government television news channel, the state media regulator said, in a move criticised strongly by Amnesty International as politically motivate

Nawaz Sharif tries to stop aide from joining Imran

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is finding it hard to stop Punjab governor Chaudhry Mohammed Sarwar from quitting the government and joining the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI).

Pakistan has exclusive girls-run petrol pump

For the first time, a gas station in Pakistan has employed girls to run the operation of pumping gas, a major move to empower women in a conservative Muslim country where they are often discouraged fo

Determined to stop LoC provocation: Pakistan

Pakistan has told the United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon that Islamabad is determined to impede any further provocation along the Line of Control with India.

Imran Khan tells Bilawal Bhutto to declare dad’s assets

Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has asked Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Bilawal Bhutto to declare his father Asif Ali Zardari’s assets instead of criticising other parties.

Kashmir will become part of Pakistan: Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto on Saturday launched his political career with a massive rally in Karachi vowing to make Kashmir part of Pakistan.

‘Pakistan liable for 80% of polio cases’

Pakistan, which accounts for nearly 80 per cent of polio cases globally, remains the “greatest single risk” to eradicating the crippling disease due to a ban imposed by militants on immunisation, the

Sartaj Aziz: No chance of any surgical strikes by India

Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan’s top diplomat Sartaj Aziz on Thursday said that India cannot think of surgical strikes in Pakistan as New Delhi knows it will get a tit-for-tat response.

Bilawal Bhutto’s life in danger, says Sindh government

Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto faces serious life threat, the Sindh government said on Tuesday.

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra