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'Missing' Indian Sikh found in Pakistan, set to return to India today

Amarjit Singh, a resident of Amritsar, had arrived in Pakistan along with 1,700 Sikh pilgrims to celebrate Baisakhi festival on April 12.

24 Apr 2018 8:25 AM

Hafiz Saeed opens his first political party office in Lahore

Hafiz Saeed confirmed, his organisation Jammat-ud-Dawah would contest 2018 general elections under the banner of the Mili Muslim League.

25 Dec 2017 2:43 PM

Pakistan’s Hassan Ali seeks to bowl at World XI

Ali, 23, the highest wicket-taker at the Champions Trophy, said he “can’t wait” to take on the star-studded World XI.

09 Sep 2017 1:49 AM

Punjab: Parents try to drown them for having boyfriends; 1 dies

According to the police, the girls had returned late one night, which confirmed the parents’ doubts that they were in relationships.

01 Mar 2017 3:44 PM

Pakistani woman files petition for sex change

A 24-year-old Pakistani woman has filed a petition in the Lahore High Court (LHC)seeking permission to undergo sex change after doctors in the conservative country refused to perform the surgery witho

07 Nov 2016 3:31 AM


Pakistan lawmaker seeks action against Hafiz Saeed

A lawmaker from Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s party has questioned the government over its continued patronage to JuD chief and mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack Hafiz Saeed, describing it

09 Oct 2016 6:39 AM

Do not own business in India, says Sharif’s family

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s family has refuted as allegations by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan that they own properties and businesses in India as “baseless”.

09 Oct 2016 6:37 AM

Hope we can live in a peaceful world: Fawad Khan

Reacting for the first time on the controversy surrounding the demand for a ban on Pakistani artistes in Bollywood, Actor Fawad Khan today said that as a father of two children, he prays and wishes fo

08 Oct 2016 10:27 AM

Pak cinemas stop screening of Indian films

Major cinema houses in Pakistan have stopped screening Indian films to express solidarity with the armed forces in the wake of heightened tensions between the two countries following the surgical stri

01 Oct 2016 12:46 AM

BCCI has been unfair to Pakistan: Mudassar Nazar

Former Test player and coach Mudassar Nazar feels BCCI has been unfair to Pakistan and advised the cricket board here to look after its own interests where cricket ties with India are concerned.

28 Sep 2016 6:40 AM


Lahore High Court quashes plea by Hafiz Saeed to raise Kashmir issue at UNSC

The Lahore High Court has dismissed a writ petition by JuD chief and 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed seeking to direct the Pakistan government to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council and ot

26 Sep 2016 6:30 AM

China vows to help Pakistan in case of ‘aggression’

China assured Pakistan of its support in the event of any foreign “aggression”, and also supported Islamabad’s stance on the Kashmir dispute, a media report said.

25 Sep 2016 6:45 AM

Pakistani girl undergoes 100th surgery

A 25-year-old Pakistani girl, who has spent most of her life in hospitals, has just underwent her 100th surgery related to a rare skin disease.

19 Sep 2016 5:30 AM

Pregnant woman burnt alive in Lahore

In a horrific incident, a 23-year-old pregnant woman was burnt alive by her former fiancé in this Pakistan city after she married his younger brother.

08 Aug 2016 7:23 AM

13 PIA staff arrested for 'trying' to smuggle heroin to Dubai

After a thorough search of a couple of hours, the ANF team seized 6 kg of heroin worth over Rs 60 million from the toilet of the aircraft.

01 Aug 2016 1:42 PM


Major terror attack bid foiled in Pakistan

A major terror attack in Pakistan was on Sunday foiled, with security forces killing seven militants who were plotting to target key government installations in Punjab province, the latest in a series

01 Aug 2016 5:51 AM

Pak honour killing victim committed suicide: Dad

While the husband of a Pakistani-origin British woman claims his wife was killed by her parents for converting to Shia Islam, her father has retracted from his earlier statement now saying she had com

01 Aug 2016 5:47 AM

In Pakistan, gruesome 'honor' killings bring a new backlash

Pak PM Sharif has promised to introduce legislation making it harder for family members who kill their daughters to go unpunished.

04 Jul 2016 12:13 PM

Christian woman in Pakistan stripped, assaulted

A 28-year-old Christian woman in Pakistan was allegedly stripped naked and assaulted by four men who barged into her house after her brother eloped with a married Muslim woman here.

28 Jun 2016 7:11 AM

Transgenders’ marriages not unIslamic: Pak clerics

A group of clerics in Pakistan has declared marriage between transgender individuals permissible in Islam, saying they have a right to be buried in Muslim ceremonies, according to a copy of a religiou

28 Jun 2016 7:09 AM