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Pakistan declares Afghan refugees as security risk

Pakistan defence minister Khawaja Mohamed Asif on Monday said presence of Afghan refugees in Pakistan was a security risk.

26 Jul 2016 6:36 AM

Raja Farooq Haider likely to become PoK leader

Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) is likely to appoint Raja Farooq Haider as the Prime Minister in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir after the party’s victory in the recent polls.

25 Jul 2016 7:20 AM

India can’t decide future of Kashmiris: Pakistan

Pakistan on Sunday said that India had no right to decide the future of Kashmir.

25 Jul 2016 6:04 AM

Qandeel Baloch’s cousin ‘took part in her murder’

Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch’s cousin was also involved in her murder along with her brother, police investigations revealed.

24 Jul 2016 6:54 AM

Pakistan set to move United Nations against India

Pakistan will approach the Human Rights Council of the United Nations to send a fact-finding mission to Kashmir to investigate the slaughter of civilians and impose a ban on the use of pellet guns for

22 Jul 2016 6:52 AM


Nawaz Sharif demands J&K plebiscite

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday urged India to grant self-determination rights to Kashmiris as pledged by it before the world community.

21 Jul 2016 7:13 AM

No regrets, says Qandeel Baloch’s brother

Pakistani Internet sensation Qandeel Baloch’s brother Wasim Baloch has told the police he did not regret killing his sister, officials said on Sunday.

18 Jul 2016 12:53 AM

Pakistan PM: Brutal force can’t silence Kashmiris

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the voice and struggle of the people of Indian Administrated Kashmir cannot be suppressed through use of ‘brutal force and human rights abuses.’

14 Jul 2016 12:43 AM

Imran Khan denies third marriage rumours

There were rumours in Pakistan on Tuesday that Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan had married for a third time.

13 Jul 2016 2:20 AM

Pakistan: Afghan refugees continue to face arrests

Afghan refugees in Pakistan were still facing arrests and harassment as Islamabad extended their stay by six months, reports said.

11 Jul 2016 6:01 AM


Iconic Pak activist Abdul Sattar Edhi dies at 92

Pakistan on Saturday mourned the death of philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who died here from renal failure on Friday night.

10 Jul 2016 6:56 AM

Nawaz Sharif is annoyed over PPP bashing

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is not particularly happy with interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan for pitting the government against the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) around the time he re

09 Jul 2016 7:00 AM

Imran Khan’s sister in a whodunnit row

The protocol squad who misbehaved with the sister of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan in Lahore on Friday belonged to Pakistan Administrated Kashmir President Sardar Yaqoob rather than M

03 Jul 2016 6:16 AM

Double grant for Afghan refugees from UNHCR

United Nations high commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi on Wednesday reassured the Pakistani leadership for continued support in assisting the 1.5 million Afghan refugees currently residi

30 Jun 2016 12:31 AM

Abducters wanted to swap Gilani son with Zawahiri’s kin

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani’s son Ali Haider Gilani – who remained in Taliban captivity for years – revealed his abductors wanted Al Qaeda chief Ayman Al-Zwahiri’s relatives free

29 Jun 2016 12:39 AM


Aziz Ahmed Chaudhry says no compromise on nukes at all

Pakistan foreign secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry has said that any compromise on the country’s nuclear programme was non-negotiable and Pakistan had made it clear to the world.

27 Jun 2016 7:01 AM

Army Chief: Will win all ‘proxy wars’

Pakistan Army chief Raheel Sharif has vowed to defeat proxy wars against Pakistan.

26 Jun 2016 4:58 AM

US to spend $1.25 million on Pakistan cartoon superhero

The United States is spending over $1 million to create a cartoon superhero that teaches importance of “living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle” and “women’s empowerment” for kids in Pakistan.

25 Jun 2016 6:40 AM

Selfies with model takes away job from Pakistani cleric

A well-known Pakistani cleric was on Wednesday removed from an official assignment after snapping selfies with a liberal model.

23 Jun 2016 2:13 AM

Valid papers vital to enter Pakistan, says Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan said on Sunday that no one from Afghanistan will be allowed to cross into Pakistan without valid documents.

20 Jun 2016 12:02 AM