Lahore [Pakistan] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTDespite the refusal by Lahore district administration, Pashtun Tahafuz Movement supporters will continue to hold a public meeting at Lahore's Mochi Gate.... read..
Washington D C [United States] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTChina's recent decision to provide Pakistan with the military version of Beidou, its hi-tech ballistic missile tracking and monitoring system, has once again certified a well known strategic view that Beijing uses Islamabad as the first choice exporting n... read..
Karachi [Pakistan] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTPakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf has said that he is eager to cement his place permanently in all three formats of the game after receiving a maiden call-up in the national Test squad against England and Ireland.... read..
Jammu |Saturday, 2018 7:15:04 PM ISTThe Indian and Pakistan armies traded heavy fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Saturday, defence officials said.... read..
New Delhi [India] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTOusted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accompanied his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz to her radiotherapy session in London, England, on Saturday.... read..
Washington D.C. [United States] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTUnited States President Donald Trump has branded the lawsuit filed by the Democratic Party a "good news" and has sought the documents held by the "Pakistani mystery man", DNC Server, Debbie Wasserman Schultz Servers and Clinton emails to counter it.... read..
Jammu |Saturday, 2018 11:15:04 AM ISTA soldier injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line of Control (LoC) on Tuesday in Rajouri district, has succumbed to his injuries, the Defence Ministry said on Saturday.... read..
Islamabad |Saturday, 2018 8:15:04 PM ISTThe Lahore High Court directed Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Saturday to decide within 30 days the fate of Indian Sikh woman pilgrim who converted to Islam, married a Lahore-based man and moved the court for citizenship and visa extension.... read..
Islamabad |Saturday, 2018 8:45:04 PM ISTTraders from Pakistan's North Waziristan have called off a week-long protest in Islamabad after the Army agreed to compensate them for losses to their businesses owing to an anti-terror operation in the region, an official said on Saturday.... read..
Islamabad | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 ISTActivists have raised concern over the security of rights workers in Pakistan following a "burglary-style raid" on the house of the editor of an annual report on the country's state of human rights, a Al Jazeera report said on Saturday. The Human Rights C... read..
Amritsar (Punjab) [India] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTThe batch of Sikh pilgrims returned to India on Saturday after visiting Sikh shrines in Pakistan.... read..
Islamabad |Friday, 2018 6:45:05 PM ISTPakistan's anti-corruption body, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), on Friday approved an investigation into allegations against former President Pervez Musharraf for "holding assets beyond means" and "wrongful use of authority".... read..
Islamabad |Friday, 2018 3:15:04 AM ISTPakistan on Thursday confirmed that the US will impose restrictions on the movement of the country's diplomats and consular staff in Washington from May 1.... read..
Beijing |Friday, 2018 3:15:04 PM ISTChina on Friday defended Pakistan against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remark that Islamabad was a "terror export factory", saying the country must be supported in the fight against "terrorism".... read..
Hoshiarpur (Punjab) [India] | April 20, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTA 31-year-old woman from Hoshiarpur has allegedly converted to Islam and married a Lahore-based man after going missing on a pilgrimage in Pakistan. The woman had gone to attend the Baisakhi festival there as part of a Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Commit... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2018 4:45:05 PM ISTThe Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Friday demanded a probe into a Punjab woman pilgrim's conversion to Islam and re-marriage with a Lahore-based Pakistani national.... read..
Chandigarh |Thursday, 2018 9:15:04 PM ISTA Sikh woman from Punjab's Hoshiarpur district who went to Pakistan on a pilgrimage has reportedly embraced Islam and married a Lahore-based Pakistani man, according to her family which alleged that she may have fallen into the hands of Pakistan's Inter-S... read..
London |Thursday, 2018 1:45:04 AM ISTIn a veiled message to Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that antics of those exporting terror and trying to backstab will not be tolerated and they will be answered in language they understand.... read..
Chandigarh |Thursday, 2018 12:45:04 PM ISTA Sikh woman pilgrim from Hoshiarpur district has reportedly converted to Islam and married a Lahore-based Pakistan national, reports reaching her family in Punjab have indicated.... read..
LONDON | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 ISTPressure from Pakistan's judiciary won't influence the outcome of upcoming general elections this year, Pakistan's Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Wednesday, adding he hoped the election would be free and fair. Earlier this month, Pakistan's Supre... read..
Islamabad | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 ISTRussia's Acting Ambassador to Pakistan, Vladimir Berezyuk, has said that their country and Pakistan were moving towards greater economic cooperation. "This will have long-term impact on the economic relations of the two countries," he added, according to ... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2018 10:15:24 PM ISTPakistan's Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance Miftah Ismail left for Washington on Tuesday to hold talks with representatives of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).... read..
Kabul | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 ISTAfghan officials have handed over the bodies of five personnel of Pakistan's Frontier Corps (FC) as well as an injured soldier to the elders of Kurram Agency as talks continued between the two sides to deescalate tension along the border. The bodies were ... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2018 5:15:04 PM ISTPakistan on Tuesday rejected as "falsehood" the Indian charge of "attempts to incite Sikh pilgrims" to raise the issue of Khalistan.... read..
Islamabad |Tuesday, 2018 10:45:06 PM ISTFormer President Pervez Musharraf secretly handed over as many as 4,000 Pakistanis to foreign countries, mainly to the US, in exchange for money, the commission on missing persons has said.... read..
Karachi |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:06 PM ISTThe Asian Tour will make a welcome return to Pakistan after an 11-year hiatus for the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Open Golf Championship which will be staged from July 24 to 27, it was announced on Tuesday.... read..
LONDON | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 ISTThree Iranian security personnel were killed by militants in a cross-border attack on the frontier with Pakistan on Tuesday, Iran's Revolutionary Guards said. An Iranian police officer was killed in an ambush on a border post in the city of Mirjaveh in Si... read..
Lahore |Monday, 2018 12:15:05 PM ISTPakistan's first school for the transgender community was launched here with its first classes slated to begin from Monday, a media report said.... read..
By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTAn unknown gunman shot at a Pakistani Supreme Court judge's residence on Sunday, a provincial government spokesman said. Authorities said no one was injured in the shooting outside the residence of Supreme Court Justice Ijazul Ahsan, who was part of a f... read..
By Gul Yousafzai QUETTA | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTTwo members of Pakistan's beleaguered Christian community were killed on Sunday in the country's southwest when unknown gunmen opened fire on a small group that had just left a local church, police officials said. The churchgoers were on their way home ... read..
Kabul [Afghanistan] | April 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTSeveral Afghan soldiers including a policeman and a local tribesman were killed in the ongoing clashes with Pakistan's paramilitary Frontier Corps near the disputed border Durand Line on Saturday.... read..
Islamabad |Monday, 2018 9:45:04 AM ISTBike-borne assailants killed at least two persons and injured five others outside a church in Pakistan's Quetta city, police said.... read..
Islamabad |Monday, 2018 4:45:05 PM ISTThe Lahore High Court ordered on Monday a temporary ban on the airing of "contemptuous" speeches about the country's judiciary by former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and other PML-N leaders.... read..
Islamabad |Monday, 2018 10:45:04 AM ISTPakistan authorities are working to introduce a new policy to build new tourism infrastructure and devise focused promotional strategies to uplift the country's image.... read..
Islamabad [Pakistan] | April 15, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTPakistan on Sunday clarified its stance over denial of consular access to visiting Sikh pilgrims.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2018 1:45:04 PM ISTPakistan runs the risk of falling into a debt trap with China's multi-billion dollar infrastructure investment, especially as a volatile security situation and tensions with neighbours threatens the economic viability of such projects, says Husain Haqqani... read..
New Delhi | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTIndia on Sunday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over blocking of access of visiting Sikh pilgrims to Indian diplomats in that country. Even the Indian envoy was compelled by Pak authorities to return while on way to a prominent gurdwara (Sikh temple... read..
Undated | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTPakistan have named four uncapped players, including the nephew of former captain and current chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, in their test squad for the team's upcoming tour of Ireland and England on Sunday. Left-hander opener Imam-ul-Haq, who has played ... read..
Islamabad [Pakistan] | April 15, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTOne of Pakistan's lawyers Babar Sattar, who writes articles for leading daily The News and other publications, has objected strongly to the ongoing censorship of the media, print and electronic, in Pakistan.... read..
Islamabad |Sunday, 2018 12:15:10 PM ISTPakistan successfully test-fired a cruise missile with enhanced range, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said.... read..
Islamabad | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTSikh pilgrims arrived in Pakistan to commemorate the 319th Baisakhi festival that celebrates and welcomes spring, and marks the harvest of Rabi crops. Over 6,000 pilgrims made their way to Hasan Abdal's beautifully preserved Gurdwara Panja Sahib to mark t... read..