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Pakistan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan to lay foundation stone for Kartarpur Corridor today

Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan is located across the river Ravi, about four kilometres from the Dera Baba Nanak shrine.

28 Nov 2018 10:53 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

3 terrorists who attacked Chinese consulate in Karachi killed: report

Two Pakistani policemen were also killed and a security guard wounded during the attack, a doctor told Reuters.

23 Nov 2018 11:02 AM

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

Pakistan court overturns christian woman's death sentence in Blasphemy case

'Appeal is allowed. She has been acquitted. Judgement of high court as well as trial court is reversed,' said Pak's Chief Justice in ruling.

31 Oct 2018 1:06 PM

Minor Sikh girl raped by two men in ambulance in Pakistan's Punjab

Ahsan Ali and Sameen Haider, both govt employees of Rescue 1122 emergency service have been arrested and FIR has been lodged against them.

29 Oct 2018 1:54 PM

China's envoy says aid to Pakistan not a burden on its economy

CPEC was a win-win project for both Pakistan and China and ultimately of huge benefit to Pakistan.

27 Oct 2018 11:28 AM

Kashmir continues to be 'core unresolved agenda': Pak Army chief

Gen Bajwa appreciated 'operational readiness and high morale' of troops and said Pak Army is 'fully invested in peace and stability'.

26 Oct 2018 12:03 PM

Pak frees Taliban leader after US talks with militants: sources

Abdul Ghani Baradar as the most high-profile Afghan Taliban leader detained by Pakistan since the 9/11 attacks in 2001.

26 Oct 2018 11:58 AM

Pak plans to send 1st astronaut to space in 2022, same year as India

An agreement between Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) and a Chinese company has already been signed.

26 Oct 2018 11:13 AM

26/11 attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed's JuD, FIF no longer banned terror outfits

Saeed's JuD, FIF are no longer mentioned in list of banned outfits after presidential ordinance prohibiting them under UN resolution lapsed.

26 Oct 2018 11:05 AM

After USD 6 billion funding from ‘friendly’ Saudis, Pak PM now looks to China

Foreign affairs ministry said Khan would meet with Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang on the November 2-5 trip which will take in Beijing.

26 Oct 2018 10:47 AM

All corrupt leaders in Pakistan will go to jail: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Khan lashed out at the previous governments for raising Pakistan's debt to Rs 30,00,000 crore.

25 Oct 2018 2:18 PM

Saudi Arabia offers USD 6 billion to Pakistan amid economic crisis

The USD 6 billion total exceeds forecasts by analysts and will likely reduce the size of any bailout Pakistan receives from the IMF.

24 Oct 2018 8:16 AM

Pak to launch aggressive campaign against India over Indus Water Treaty: report

Pak alleged that Indian side did not honour its revised schedule as well, saying Panchayat polls were being held in the state after 20 yrs.

23 Oct 2018 12:54 PM