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China to provide USD 2.5 billion loan to Pakistan to boost foreign reserves

Pakistan is nearly broke with the drying up of foreign cash reserves and mounting external debt.

02 Feb 2019 3:39 PM

Pak court temporarily halts Mumbai attack case hearing

A Pakistani has temporarily halted the hearing of the 2008 Mumbai attack case to let the prosecutor produce more witnesses.

23 Jan 2019 3:07 PM

Pak SC asks Imran Khan govt to lift travel ban on opposition leaders

The Supreme Court ordered the government to remove the names of opposition Pakistan Peoples Party.

17 Jan 2019 3:13 PM

Won’t allow airing of Indian content as it 'damages our culture': Pak chief justice

Pak media regulator on Tuesday directed all channels not to air TV dramas containing 'intimate moments between couples' or 'bed scenes'.

09 Jan 2019 8:06 PM

Nawaz Sharif denied a helper, asked to maintain his prison room on his own

Prisons chief said 'Nawaz has been asked to maintain his room' to serve out seven-year 'rigorous' imprisonment handed down to him.

03 Jan 2019 1:05 PM

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Pak says Kartarpur corridor 'high point of diplomacy' for Imran Khan govt

Spokesperson Mohammad Faisal also stated there has been no progress because New Delhi is not taking heed.

27 Dec 2018 5:14 PM

Ex-Pak PM Nawaz Sharif given 7 years jail term in corruption case

Nawaz Sharif has been acquitted in the Flagship Investments corruption case in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.

24 Dec 2018 3:52 PM

British Airways to Resume Flights to Pakistan after a Decade

British Airways had six weekly flights to the Pakistani capital before the Marriott attack, which killed more than 50 people

18 Dec 2018 6:17 PM

Pakistan releases Indian prisoner Hamid Nihal Ansari after 6 years

‘Ansari is being released upon completion of his sentence and is being repatriated to India,’ Pakistan Foreign Office said.

17 Dec 2018 5:40 PM

Pakistan rejects US blacklisting over religious freedom violations

Ensuring equal treatment of minorities, enjoyment of human rights without any discrimination is cardinal principle of Constitution of Pak.

12 Dec 2018 1:06 PM

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India has stakes in Afghanistan,cooperation necessary for peace process: Pakistan

Pak Foreign Minister Qureshi said Pak alone could not bring peace in Afghanistan as it was a 'shared responsibility' of regional countries.

11 Dec 2018 3:24 PM

Imran tacitly acknowledges that Mumbai's 26/11 originated from Pak soil

The Pakistan Prime Minister said he has asked for the status of the case which is being heard in an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan.

08 Dec 2018 1:37 PM

Navjot Singh Sidhu calls for restoring peace between India, Pak

Sidhu expressed good wishes for Prime Minister Imran Khan and thanked his efforts for opening the highly religious place of Sikhism.

29 Nov 2018 6:18 AM

Pakistan detains hardline cleric behind Asia Bibi blasphemy protests

Detaining of Khadim Hussain Rizvi, leader of Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan was not linked to Asia Bibi case, minister Fawad Chaudhry said.

24 Nov 2018 1:15 PM

Sidhu to visit Pak for Kartarpur Border corridor ceremony: Report

Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the groundbreaking ceremony of the facilities at the crossing on the Pakistan side on November 28.

24 Nov 2018 8:59 AM

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To defend U-turns in politics, Imran Khan gives Hitler's example: report

'Hitler and Napoleon (Bonaparte) suffered huge defeats and caused losses as they did not take U-turns,' Imran Khan said.

18 Nov 2018 9:06 AM

Pakistani woman, Asia Bibi, on death row for 8 yrs leaves jail after acquittal

Her conviction in blasphemy case was overturned, but she had remained in prison as govt negotiated with hardliners demanding her execution.

08 Nov 2018 7:10 PM

Maulana Samiul Haq, ‘godfather of Taliban’, killed in gun attack in Rawalpindi

Maulana Samiul Haq was killed by unidentified attackers in a house where he was staying.

02 Nov 2018 8:57 PM

Don’t confront State: Pak PM warns people protesting Bibi verdict

Prime minister Khan addressed the nation through a video message and his address was solely focused on the Asia Bibi verdict.

01 Nov 2018 2:04 PM

Pakistan school principal gets 105 years in prison for child abuse, rape

Attaullah Marwat was arrested after police registered a case against him on July 14, 2017, on the complaint of a boy student.

31 Oct 2018 2:41 PM

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