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Pakistani court dismisses Sharif plea

An Islamabad High Court bench comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani announced the verdict.

26 Feb 2019 2:13 AM

Pak PM implores Modi to give peace a chance

The Pakistan-India ties nosedived in recent years with no bilateral talks taking place.

25 Feb 2019 2:29 AM

Pakistan a 'dear country' to all Saudis says Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman

President Dr Arif Alvi conferred the award. Prime Minister Imran Khan, federal ministers, parliamentarians, and services chiefs were present.

19 Feb 2019 2:55 AM

Pakistan recalls envoy from New Delhi

Foreign office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said envoy Sohail Mahmood left New Delhi on Monday morning.

19 Feb 2019 2:31 AM

Pulwama terror attack: Pak denies link, vows strong reply

Pakistan strongly rejected “insinuation” by elements in the Indian government and media circles that have sought to link it to the attack.

16 Feb 2019 2:28 AM


Pakistan court orders Shehbaz Sharif’s release

A two-member bench headed by Justice Malik Shehzad Ahmed heard the plea.

15 Feb 2019 2:48 AM

Pakistan, Saudi likely to seal $20bn deals

The fellow Muslim country will provide oil worth $ 3 billion to Pakistan for three years.

13 Feb 2019 3:08 AM

Pakistan to submit Jadhav proof in ICJ February 19

In 2018, the ICJ, the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, decided to hold public hearings in the Jadhav case, from February 2019.

09 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

Nawaz Sharif shifted back to jail from hospital

The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) supremo had refused to be shifted to Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) and insisted to be taken back to jail.

08 Feb 2019 6:14 AM

Nawaz Sharif didn’t suffer heart attack, says medical test

Besides, he also underwent CT scan and ultrasound to examine the level of his kidney problem. The tests found stones in his left kidney.

05 Feb 2019 2:12 AM


Pakistan launches dollar bond to save economy

Prime Minister Khan said Pakistan could become a role model for developing world once the ongoing efforts by the government came to fruition.

02 Feb 2019 7:41 AM

Suman Bodani is Pak’s first Hindu woman judge

Bodani’s elder sister is a software engineer and another sister is a chartered accountant.

30 Jan 2019 1:36 AM

Pakistan shares Kartarpur pact draft with India

Khan had inaugurated the ground-breaking ceremony of the corridor on Nove-mber 28, 2018

22 Jan 2019 1:29 AM

Pak Supreme Court rejects plea against Nawaz Sharif bail

The court had also imposed eight million pound fine on Sharif, while a fine of two million pound was imposed on his daughter Maryam Nawaz.

15 Jan 2019 6:46 AM

PPP: Imran Khan bound to give details of sister’s assets

The Supreme Court had earlier sought complete details of properties of Prime Minister Khan’s sister Aleema Khan.

14 Jan 2019 6:33 AM


Abu Dhabi Prince visits Pak, pledges $6.2 billion package

Islamabad has also received billions of dollars in Chinese loans to finance ambitious infrastructure projects in the country.

07 Jan 2019 3:34 AM

PPP not treated well, says Asif Zardari

The former president said the government’s ideology about autonomy was against provinces.

30 Dec 2018 1:27 AM

Imran Khan to turn PM House into university

PM Khan fulfils poll promise, says education focus of his government.

22 Dec 2018 5:52 AM

Saudi Arabia sends $1 billion more to Pakistan

The country’s foreign exchange reserves now stand at $9.24 billion, with the third installment from Riyadh expected in January.

15 Dec 2018 7:04 AM

Pak rejects US charge over religious freedom

Foreign Office said Pak does not need counsel on protection of rights of minorities.

13 Dec 2018 5:30 AM