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Pakistan takes U-turn; says Saudi won't be part of CPEC

India has opposed the CPEC project and protested to China as it is being laid through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

03 Oct 2018 12:17 PM

After Qureshi's assurance against terrorism, minister attends event with Hafiz Saeed

A banner in the background said the conference was in 'defence of Pakistan', and mentioned 'Kashmir' as well as 'threats from India'.

02 Oct 2018 2:00 PM

Pak bureaucrat caught on video stealing Kuwaiti dignitary's wallet, suspended

Zarrar Haider Khan, a senior Pakistani bureaucrat, was caught on CCTV cameras pocketing a wallet with significant sum of Kuwaiti dinars.

01 Oct 2018 2:52 PM

Chopper ‘very close’ to LoC but within Pak airspace, claims PoK ‘PM’

Indian Army said on Sunday that Pak chopper violated Indian airspace along LoC in J&K's Poonch district.

01 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

Musharraf 'growing weaker rapidly' from new undisclosed ailment: Party leader

Cannot tell nation about ailment now but will tell court about it and present ailment's documentation to chief justice, party leader said.

01 Oct 2018 11:29 AM

Pakistan reconsiders Chinese 'Silk Road' projects, fears debt trap

Rail megaproject linking Karachi to Peshawar is China's biggest BRI project in Pakistan, but Islamabad has balked at cost, financing terms.

30 Sep 2018 12:18 PM

Imran Khan plans to raise USD 14 bn for Pak dams in largest crowdfunding effort

If millions of Pakistanis living overseas all contribute USD 1,000 then Pakistan will have funds to build dams, Imran Khan claimed.

28 Sep 2018 7:19 PM

Imran Khan criticised by Oppn for offering to hold talks with India: report

Pakistan Senate’s former chairman Mian Raza Rabbani of PPP said that Imran Khan’s offer for talks to India was incomprehensible.

25 Sep 2018 3:51 PM

SC rejects plea asking Imran Khan to be disqualified

The petition had sought disqualification of the Premier as he did not fulfill Article 62 and 63 of the Constitution.

25 Sep 2018 6:26 AM

India calling off foreign ministers' meet in New York 'unfortunate': FM Qureshi

'It is unfortunate that India has not given positive response. Indian has once again wasted an opportunity for peace,' Qureshi said.

22 Sep 2018 8:56 AM

Pak court orders release of Nawaz Sharif, daughter; suspends jail term

Justice Athar Minallah read judgment and suspended sentences handed to them by accountability court judge Mohammad Bashir on July 6.

19 Sep 2018 3:58 PM

Pakistani govt's auction falls short, PM mocked for daily helicopter travel

Khan promised to cut costs, including trimming motorcades of government officials and selling public land.

18 Sep 2018 12:27 PM

Pakistan denies opening Afghan trade route for India

'Pakistan has not agreed to consider Afghanistan-India trade through our land,' Qureshi was quoted as saying by the Express Tribune.

17 Sep 2018 5:41 PM

Pakistan's Army Chief on 3-day visit to China over 'silk road' tension

Bajwa is the most senior Pakistani figure to visit staunch ally China since the new government of PM Imran Khan took office in August.

17 Sep 2018 1:54 PM

ISI world’s best intel agency, 'our first line of defence’: Pak PM Imran Khan

Khan was briefed on Wednesday in detail on various strategic intelligence and national security matters by senior ISI officials.

13 Sep 2018 7:52 PM

Parole of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, son-in-law extended by 3 days

The Sharif family had requested that a five-day parole be granted to the three.

13 Sep 2018 3:42 PM

Pakistan Supreme Court to provide jobs to transgenders

Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Tuesday said two transgenders would be provided jobs in the Supreme Court.

12 Sep 2018 3:28 PM

CPEC is Pak’s economic future, security not to be compromised: Army chief

It was reported on Tuesday that the Imran Khan-led Pakistan government was reviewing the agreements under the CPEC project.

12 Sep 2018 3:20 PM

Taliban say they're ready for second round of talks

One of the officials said the meeting ended with a plan to meet again in September. The US has refused to confirm or deny that meeting.

12 Sep 2018 1:55 PM

Cash-strapped Pakistan eyeing IMF bailout?

Pakistan needed USD 11.7 billion to service its external debt in current fiscal year 2018-19.

11 Sep 2018 7:08 PM