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Deportation of Nat Geo’s celeb girl to be delayed

The Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI)-led Khyber Pakhtunkhaw provincial government has stepped in to delay Nat Geo’s iconic cover girl Sharbat Gula’s deportation.

07 Nov 2016 3:35 AM

General Raheel Sharif will contest polls before end of tenure

Days before the end of his tenure, Pakistan army chief Raheel Sharif is once again in picture as banners have appeared, encouraging him to contest elections.

06 Nov 2016 6:23 AM

Now, Pakistan blames India for its pollution

Pollution in India is the main cause of smog in Pakistan’s Punjab province, experts in Islamabad said.

06 Nov 2016 1:37 AM

Shahbaz Sharif files Rs 26 billion lawsuit against Imran Khan

Pakistan Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif on Friday filed a Rs 26 billion defamation lawsuit against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan.

29 Oct 2016 7:04 AM

Kashmir core issue between India, Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said Kashmir issue must be resolved according to the UN resolutions and as per the commitments made by India.

25 Oct 2016 7:17 AM


Schizophrenic to hang, Pak SC relies on Indian verdict

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday cleared the way for hanging of a mentally ill man convicted of murder ruling that schizophrenia did not fall within its legal definition of mental disorders.

22 Oct 2016 7:18 AM

Nawaz Sharif gets Supreme Court notice in Panamagate

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Thursday started hearing five petitions regarding Panama Papers disclosures relating to alleged offshore companies of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s sons and daughter.

21 Oct 2016 7:00 AM

Violate Indus Treaty, face legal action: Pak to India

Pakistan on Thursday said that it will take stern legal action against violation of any of the agreements signed with India.

21 Oct 2016 3:10 AM

Nawaz Sharif slams ‘dancing’ Imran Khan

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lashed out at Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan saying his party’s mandate was “dancing on containers” referring to the former cricketer’s frequ

19 Oct 2016 12:46 AM

Imran Khan calls for November 2 strike

PTI chief says shutdown aims to pressure govt to show accountability.

18 Oct 2016 6:41 AM


Bilawal Bhutto: People will get rid of Nawaz Sharif govt soon

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto Sunday said the people will get rid of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s government soon.

17 Oct 2016 7:33 AM

Nawaz Sharif to ‘highlight Kashmir’ in Azerbaijan

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited Azerbaijan on Wednesday as part of a three-day official visit to “highlight the Kashmir issue” and improve bilateral ties.

13 Oct 2016 7:28 AM

Now, Pakistan sets sight on ‘Dancing Girl’

Pakistan has decided to ask India to return ‘Dancing Girl’, a 4500-year-old statuette from Mohenjo-daro kept in New Delhi’s National Museum.

10 Oct 2016 1:58 AM

Pak MPs pass resolution, say Kashmir isn’t India’s

A joint session of the Pakistan Parliament on Friday passed a unanimous resolution against India’s claim that Kashmir was its integral part.

08 Oct 2016 6:55 AM

Pakistan ready to defend itself: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said Kashmir had turned into a flashpoint following Burhan Wani’s killing by the Indian forces in Kashmir.

04 Oct 2016 6:17 AM


Pakistan can hit back, warns Nawaz Sharif

In an apparent warning following Thursday’s surgical strike by India across the LoC, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said his country was capable of carrying out similar surgical strike

01 Oct 2016 12:54 AM

India, Pakistan media at war over strike

Pakistan and India had a skirmish on Thursday morning along the Line of Control (LoC), but the media war may not ended anytime soon.

30 Sep 2016 3:54 AM

Did not fire single shot across LoC: Pakistan

Pakistan said Tuesday it did not fire a single shot across the Line of Control as alleged by India.

21 Sep 2016 3:02 AM

‘India blaming Pak to hide J&K rights violation’

Pakistan on Monday alleged India was misusing the Uri attack to deflect attention from the situation in the Indian-administrated Kashmir.

20 Sep 2016 1:40 AM

Pak poll panel soon to decide Nawaz Sharif’s fate

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has set September 28 as the next hearing date to decide the fate of various petitions seeking disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Punjab Chief Mi

18 Sep 2016 5:26 AM