Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 | Last Update : 08:28 PM IST

South Asia

IMF says Pakistan hasn't approached it for financial assistance

Pak's Finance Ministry said on Monday government would seek to open talks with the IMF in Bali this week for emergency financial assistance.

09 Oct 2018 2:25 PM

Pak successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Ghauri ballistic missile

The Ghauri Ballistic missile can carry both conventional and nuclear warheads up to a distance of 1,300 kms.

09 Oct 2018 11:42 AM

Nawaz Sharif, Dawn journalist appear in Pak court over 26/11 interview

The court ordered Nawaz Sharif, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Cyril Almeida to submit written replies to the court by the next hearing.

08 Oct 2018 5:01 PM

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

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 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

Maldives: Opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins presidential polls

Results released by the Elections Commission early Monday morning showed Solih had secured 58.3 per cent of the popular vote.

24 Sep 2018 1:05 PM