Islamabad | October 23, 2019 10:11:45 AM ISTIn a setback to the Christian community in Pakistan, the Edwardes College Peshawar, a private Christian institute, has been nationalised by the Peshawar High Court.... read..
Islamabad |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTPakistan will take part in the meeting -- along with the US, Russia and China -- that will be held in Moscow to deliberate on ending the war in Afghanistan and ushering in peace.... read..
Washington D.C. | October 23, 2019 5:11:37 AM ISTReligious persecution and violence against women are some of the most salient features of Pakistan, said Sindhi-American Human Rights activist Fatima Gul at the United States House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on 'Human Rights in South Asia' here on ... read..
Washington |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTStressing that Pakistani authorities remain accountable for the action of terrorist groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Muhammed which seek to foment violence across the Line of Control, the US on Tuesday said it supports direct dialogue between India... read..
Rawalpindi |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTPakistan Railway... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTPakistan violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday even as its Army claimed to have taken a group of diplomats and journalists on a guided tour of a mountainous region to show damages allegedly caused to civilians ... read..
New Delhi | October 22, 2019 4:41:51 PM ISTIn yet another example signifying that Pakistan's state affairs is controlled by the Army, its spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor poked his nose in diplomatic affairs which are normally handled by civilian governments.... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM ISTPakistan is committed to fully implementing its action plan to counter money laundering and terrorist financing by February 2020 and get the country out of the Financial Action Task Force's (FATF) grey list, a government adviser said.... read..
Washington D.C. | October 22, 2019 9:41:45 PM ISTThe United States said on Tuesday that it remains deeply concerned over restrictions imposed on the civil society, media, and other groups expressing opposition to Pakistan government's policies and noted that the citizens in the country continue to face ... read..
New Delhi | October 22, 2019 3:41:33 PM ISTAn agreement between India and Pakistan over the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor is unlikely to be signed on Wednesday, sources told ANI.... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2019 11:45:06 PM ISTA group of foreign delegates was taken to areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) to see for themselves if the Indian Army had destroyed four terror camps, Pakistani media reports said on Tuesday.... read..
Srinagar (Jammu Kashmir) | October 21, 2019 2:11:36 PM ISTJammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said India will dismantle terrorist infrastructures inside Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) if the terrorism emanating from the neighbouring country's soil is not dealt with.... read..
Islamabad |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTPakistan Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said whenever ulemas (religious scholars) launched a movement it led to imposition of martial law in the country.... read..
Islamabad |Monday, 2019 6:15:05 AM ISTThe agreement on the Kartarpur Corridor is to be inked between Pakistan and India on Wednesday or Thursday, even as PM Imran Khan announced that Pakistan will inaugurate the corridor on November 9.... read..
Patna (Bihar) | October 20, 2019 10:11:33 PM ISTRashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) on Sunday lauded the Army for giving a 'befitting reply to Pakistan' by destroying three terror camps across the border in a major retaliation.... read..
Islamabad |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTPakistan has decided to ban militia Ansar ul Islam, the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazal (JUI-F) outfit that has announced 'freedom march' to remove Prime Minister Imran Khan.... read..
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | October 20, 2019 5:41:37 PM ISTHailing the Indian Army for destroying terror launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK), BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday said that the forces would rightly answer to the neighbouring country.... read..
New Delhi | October 20, 2019 11:41:43 PM IST"Sometimes it takes time to straighten the tail" quipped former Army Chief and Union Minister General (Retd) VK Singh on Sunday when asked about the repeated ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir.... read..
Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) | October 20, 2019 12:11:32 PM ISTPakistani Rangers violated ceasefire by targeting residential areas of the border village Manyari in Kathua district on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.... read..
New Delhi | October 20, 2019 8:11:35 PM ISTIndian Army on Sunday paid tributes to the two soldiers -- Hav Padam Bahadur Shrestha and Rifleman Gamil Kumar Shrestha, who lost their life in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan.... read..
Politics | October 19, 2019 8:11:45 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday urged Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to take back proposed service charge of USD 20 for each visiting pilgrim to Kartarpur Sahib and said if the neighbouring country, which is facing financial crisis, needs ... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 5:45:05 PM ISTShoaib Akhtar has insisted that he has been telling Sarfaraz Ahmed to pull up his socks since last two years and therefore no one else is responsible for the sacking of the wicket-keeper batsman as Pakistan skipper in Tests and T20Is.... read..
By Aiman KhanNew Delhi | October 19, 2019 9:11:33 PM ISTA six-year-old girl from Pakistan has been granted a visa for continuation of her medical treatment in India following intervention of cricketer-turned-politician and BJP MP Gautam Gambhir.... read..
New Delhi | October 19, 2019 3:41:37 PM ISTIn a clear reference to the separation of Bangladesh from Pakistan, Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday said that his party had also taken action against the neighbouring country.... read..
Sirsa (Haryana) | October 19, 2019 4:11:34 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday targeted the Congress over India not having a corridor connecting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan for seven decades and also over the key pilgrimage centre linked to Guru Nanak Dev being allowed to be in the n... read..
Multan | October 19, 2019 6:12:01 PM ISTPakistan will formally inaugurate the Kartarpur corridor on November 9, the country's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Saturday.... read..
Islamabad |Saturday, 2019 11:45:05 PM ISTPakistan has expressed hope that it has set target till February 2020 to complete all items on its Financial Action Task Force (FATF) action plan. Pakistan's Economic Affairs Minister Hammad Azhar said that Pakistan will come out of 'grey' to 'white' List... read..
New Delhi | October 19, 2019 8:41:31 AM ISTArmy Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday asserted that there is pressure on Pakistan to deliver on Financial Action Task Force (FATF) directions as to be on a 'Grey List' is a setback for any nation.... read..
New Delhi | October 19, 2019 8:41:37 AM ISTChina wants India and Pakistan to have good relations and join hands for promoting peace and stability in the region, said Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong.... read..
Islamabad |Saturday, 2019 10:15:05 AM ISTThe United Kingdom's Prince William and Kate concluded their first visit to Pakistan.... read..
Islamabad |Saturday, 2019 12:15:05 PM ISTPakistani security forces have thwarted a major terrorist bid in the Balochistan province and killed two suicide bombers, a senior police official said.... read..
Washington | October 19, 2019 11:41:39 AM ISTThe United States has expressed concern over restrictions on journalists in Pakistan after the country's authorities denied entry to the head of Committee to Protect Journalists' (CPJ) Steven Butler.... read..
Islamabad | October 19, 2019 7:11:37 PM ISTAround half a million illegal Pakistani immigrants were deported in the last six years from 136 countries for the charges of forged travel documents and criminal convictions.... read..
Gohana (Haryana) |Friday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said under the Congress' misrule, no one was safe neither "jawans" nor farmers or sportspersons. Lashing out at the party for not supporting it on Balakot or Article 370 decisions, the Prime Minister asked "what sort... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 11:15:05 PM ISTUnion Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday said the national highway from the Indo-Pak border through the Kartarpur corridor to the holy city of Sultanpur Lodhi in Punjab had been renamed as Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji Marg.... read..
Punjab | October 18, 2019 1:11:42 AM ISTIn a bizarre incident, a Pakistani man unleashed his pet lion on an electrician who had come to pick up payment for his work, local police said.... read..
Gohana/Hisar (Haryana) |Friday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said no one - neither jawans"nor farmers or sportspersons - were safe under the Congress' "misrule", while terming abrogation of Article 370 his real tribute to brave soldiers.... read..
Islamabad | October 18, 2019 7:11:32 AM ISTThere seems to be no relief for Pakistan from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that is all set to keep the country on its grey list till February 2020, with a formal announcement in this regard expected later today.... read..
Paris | October 18, 2019 3:41:35 PM ISTIn a major development, Pakistan has escaped the terror black list by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). The global watchdog strongly urged Islamabad to complete its full action plan by February 2020, until which the country will remain on its grey l... read..
Karachi | October 18, 2019 2:11:37 PM ISTSarfaraz Ahmed has been sacked as Pakistan's Test and T20I skipper.... read..
Gohana (Haryana) | October 18, 2019 4:11:35 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched a scathing attack on the Congress party, saying that the statements made by its leaders on Jammu and Kashmir were being used by Pakistan to strengthen its position on the issue globally.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 18, 2019 9:41:36 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to withdraw the USD 20 fee proposed to be levied by the neighbouring country on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara.... read..
Paris |Friday, 2019 9:15:05 PM ISTFollowing a key plenary here, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Friday announced to keep Pakistan in the grey list.... read..
By Ashoke Raj New Delhi | October 17, 2019 2:41:38 PM ISTAmid tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad after Balakot air strikes in February, Pakistani fighter jets intercepted a Kabul-bound Indian passenger plane for almost an hour over their airspace last month.... read..
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) | October 17, 2019 2:11:33 PM ISTPresident of Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, which is one of the litigants in the Ayodhya land dispute case, on Thursday said that senior lawyer Rajeev Dhavan tore the map showing the birthplace of Lord Ram on the instructions of "Pakistani terrorists".... read..
Hassan Abdal | October 17, 2019 1:41:45 PM ISTA fire broke out at the Gurdwara Panja Sahib in the Pakistani city of Hasan Abdal on Wednesday, local authorities said.... read..
Islamabad | October 17, 2019 1:41:36 AM ISTMaulana Fazlur Rehman, the Chief of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), a major right-wing political party, on Wednesday ruled out any possibility of talks with Prime Minister Imran Khan-led government.... read..
Islamabad | October 17, 2019 9:41:40 PM ISTPakistan on Thursday said it has provided consular access to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav and has now initiated "logical and legal steps" in the case.... read..
Islamabad |Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's anticipated visit to Pakistan has been postponed, Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said on Thursday, hours after a Turkish diplomat tweeted about the matter.... read..
Ankara | October 17, 2019 2:41:34 AM ISTTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has postponed his visit to Pakistan scheduled for later this month amid his country's ongoing military offensive in Syria.... read..
Islamabad |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTBritain's royal couple Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge on Wednesday visited a melting mountain-top glacier in northern Pakistan to see the impact of climate change.... read..