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Pakistani govt rejects Opposition terms for Panama probe

The Pakistani government on Saturday rejected the terms of reference proposed by the Opposition for the commission to probe the Panama leaks scandal.

08 May 2016 2:57 AM

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif compares Opposition to terrorists

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday compared his political opponents to terrorists and accused them of hindering progress of the country.

07 May 2016 4:28 AM

Pak teen burnt alive for helping friend elope

A young Pakistani woman was set ablaze on the orders of a village jirga (council) for helping her friend elope with a lover, the police said Thursday.

06 May 2016 6:37 AM

Panama leaks: CJ delays action on PM letter

Amid Opposition’s protests, Pakistan Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali has seemingly delayed action on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s letter to form a commission to probe the Panama leaks scandal.

04 May 2016 6:34 AM

No Opposition consensus to make Nawaz Sharif quit

The Opposition parties in Pakistani on Monday could not strike a consensus over demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s resignation in connection with the Panama leaks issue.

03 May 2016 6:55 AM


Sharif is Modi’s personal friend, claims Bilawal Bhutto

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto has called Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif a “personal friend” of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, willing to sacrifice national interests for frien

02 May 2016 6:19 AM

‘Overwhelming majority for Islamic laws in Pak’

An overwhelming majority of Pakistanis want Islamic teachings to be the foundation of the country’s laws, a survey report said.

29 Apr 2016 2:27 AM

Two thirds of Pakistanis want to go abroad

More than two thirds of Pakistan’s adult population wants to go abroad for work and half of it has no desire to return, a survey report said.

25 Apr 2016 4:31 AM

Musharraf’s medical report isfake: Court

A Pakistani court on Friday found medical certificate submitted by former military ruler Pervez Musharaf to be fake, officials said.

23 Apr 2016 6:37 AM

Top Pakistan Army officers sacked for corruption

Pakistan Army chief Gen.

22 Apr 2016 1:21 AM


Sharif’s daughter Maryam slams detractors in twe

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was back in Pakistan on Wednesday and busy finding a solution to settle the Panama leaks scandal that has jolted his government.

21 Apr 2016 6:31 AM

Confusion over Nawaz Sharif return to Pakistan

There was confusion in Pakistan about Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s return from the United Kingdom as even the ministers had different timetable in mind.

18 Apr 2016 6:10 AM

Pak varsity stops men, women socialising

The chief proctor of the University of Swat in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa barred the university’s male and female students from socialising with each other.

17 Apr 2016 7:12 AM

Islamabad fears RAW may kidnap its officials

Pakistan fears that India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) is plotting to kidnap Pakistani officials in the coming weeks, media reports said.

16 Apr 2016 6:19 AM

Pakistan: India is involved in grave abuses in Kashmir

Pakistan said Thursday India was involved in “grave human rights violations” in Kashmir and urged the world to take notice of the situation.

14 Apr 2016 11:59 PM


Is Sharif government in trouble over leak

Bilwal advises Zardari against meeting PM in London.

14 Apr 2016 6:05 AM

PPP, PTI plan anti-govt movement

Pakistan People’s Party and the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf on Tuesday discussed launching a joint movement against the government.

13 Apr 2016 3:05 AM

Pakistan: Opposition blasts government on Panama leaks

Pakistan’s Opposition parties on Friday blasted the government for the second day running as Panama leaks were debated in the Parliament.

09 Apr 2016 7:19 AM

Pakistan Supreme Court asked to disqualify Nawaz Sharif over Panama Papers

A petition was filed in the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday seeking to declare Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif “ineligible” after Panama Papers.

08 Apr 2016 7:30 AM

Pakistan reviews names to probe Panama leaks

Pakistan was on Wednesday reviewing the names of retired judges and code of conduct for the judicial commission to probe the Panama leaks.

07 Apr 2016 12:21 AM