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US squeezes Pak generals, & vice-versa

Nawaz is no longer N-League president and, suddenly, the N-League doesn’t have any Senate candidates.

26 Feb 2018 12:02 AM

Asma leaves a legacy of hope in Pak

Commitment — Asma’s reservoir of courage was a measure of her commitment to the causes of the fellow beings she chose to uphold.

16 Feb 2018 12:59 AM

Who’s afraid of Asma Jahangir?

Her fearlessness made them shudder. Her quest for regional peace earned her the wrath of warmongers.

15 Feb 2018 2:06 AM

China denies plans to build military base in Pakistan near Chabahar port

According to reports, Pak may allow China to build military base in Jiwani which is also close the Gwadar port being developed by Beijing.

09 Jan 2018 4:12 PM

The elephant in the room... Balochistan

Despite Balochistan’s vast riches, majority of Baloch people live in abject poverty.

31 Dec 2017 7:12 AM


Death toll rises to 22 in Pak's Jhal Masgi shrine blast; ISIS claims attack

The attack, claimed by the Islamic State group, took place when there was a heavy rush of devotees who had gathered at the shrine.

06 Oct 2017 8:18 PM

Suicide bomber targets Pak sufi shrine, kills 18

No clues yet about perpetrators of Dargah Pir Rakhel Shah blast.

06 Oct 2017 1:22 AM

13 killed in suicide blast at Jhal Magsi shrine in Pakistan's Balochistan

The attacker tried to enter the Dargah Fatehpur in Jhal Magsi district of Balochistan and blew himself up when he was stopped by police.

05 Oct 2017 7:49 PM

China to review stance on Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood?

India hopes Chinese snub to Pak at Astana may change situation.

12 Jun 2017 12:37 AM

Is the rise in bigotry a sign of growing insecurity?

To their credit, local officials resisted the demand for instant injustice, but a young boy was killed in the violence.

11 May 2017 3:27 AM


487 Baloch rebel militants surrender, pledge allegiance to Pakistan

Pakistan has been battling insurgency in mineral-rich Balochistan since 2004.

22 Apr 2017 9:24 AM

Baloch almost got ‘free’ in 1947!

In 1947, Balochistan consisted of four princely states of Las Bela, Kharan, Makran and Kalat.

06 Feb 2017 5:49 AM

Territory issues: Why not play Tibet card?

There is no way China can refer to a legally-acceded J&K to India as a ‘disputed’ territory.

25 Jan 2017 2:06 AM

Nawaz Sharif allies back out over military courts

Key allies Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam and Baloch nationalist parties are denying support to their senior partner.

16 Jan 2017 7:03 AM

Baloch issue: Will General Bajwa walk the talk?

One hopes that the next time the prime minister, the army chief and the intelligence bosses sit down to discuss security issues.

08 Jan 2017 3:41 AM


2016 Fear vs Hope: New world order may emerge after disorder

Trump Administration may make aid to Pakistan more conditional.

01 Jan 2017 12:15 AM

Pak eyeing India on eco corridor?

India has already expressed concern over the project that also passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

22 Dec 2016 6:57 AM