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Lawyer claims Koh-i-Noor for Pakistan, files plea


A Pakistani attorney said on Thursday he has filed a court petition seeking the return of the famed Koh-i-Noor diamond Britain forced India to hand over in colonial times.

Petition filed to bring Kohinoor from UK to Pakistan

The diamond became part of the crown of incumbent Queen Elizabeth-II at the time of her crowing in 1953. (Photo: AP)

Kohinoor was mined in medieval times in Kollur mine in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district

‘Last key leader’ of LeJ among 4 killed in Pakistan

A top commander of outlawed Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, carrying a bounty of 25 lakh rupees, was on Thursday killed along with three other militants in an “encounter” with the police here in the capital of Pak

Hafiz Saeed challenges Pakistan goverment’s ban on JuD media coverage

Hafiz Saeed

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed has challenged the Pakistan government’s decision to ban media coverage of his outlawed organisations Jammat-ud-Dawah and its front Falah-i-Insaniat Found-ation i

Pakistani court adjourns Mumbai terror attack trial till November 25

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No proceedings could be held as the witnesses did not turn up

Toll in Pakistan factory collapse hits 31

The death toll in the collapse of a four-storey factory here rose to 31 as six more bodies were recovered on Friday from the rubble of the building, officials said.

Teenager pulled out alive 50 hours after factory collapse in Pakistan

Shahid, who has received injuries on his leg, has been admitted to a hospital and is stated to be in stable condition(Photo: AP)

Shahid's family assumed him dead and buried another body they believed to be his

Rescuers search for survivors of Pakistan factory collapse

Pakistan army soldiers and volunteers take part in a rescue work in Lahore, Pakistan (Photo: AP)

Families on scene were struggling to reach site, crying and at times scuffling with...

Pakistan collapse: Over 100 rescued, hope fades for others


Pakistani soldiers and rescuers search for victims in the rubble of a collapsed factory on the outskirts of Lahore on Thursday. — AFP

Pakistan backed LeT to fan militancy: Pervez Musharraf

Pervez Musharraf

In deeply embarrassing remarks for Pakistan, former President Pervez Musharraf has acknowledged that his country supported and trained terror groups like the LeT in the 1990s for fanning militancy in

Though the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party that began in 2014 was brought to a halt in 2015 with major setbacks in the Delhi and Bihar Assembly elections, there seems to be a reversal of t

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