• Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
  • Last Update : 06:43 pm
Netherlands recalls staff after threats...

Netherlands recalls staff after threats...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

Pakistani media reported that the embassy had been forced to close because of threats

Twitter suspends account of hardline...

Twitter suspends account of hardline...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 5 2018

Bibi's whereabouts are unknown, but Islamists have warned the authorities against taking her out...

Husband of freed Pakistani Christian...

Husband of freed Pakistani Christian...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 4 2018

Bibi was convicted of blasphemy in 2010 for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours...

Pakistan Islamists warn of terrible...

Pakistan Islamists warn of terrible...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 8 2018

Insulting Islam's prophet is punishable by death under Pakistani law, and blasphemy accusations stir...

Pakistan seeks to build oil refinery...

Pakistan seeks to build oil refinery...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Last month, Pakistan invited Saudi Arabia to invest in projects related to the China-funded Belt and...

Pakistan chopper comes under fire in...

Pakistan chopper comes under fire in...

World

Mon, Oct 1 2018

Muslim-majority Kashmir is divided between nuclear-armed neighbours, who both claim the mountainous region...

Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sharif was ousted and disqualified from holding office by the Supreme Court in July 2017 and jailed earlier...

Pakistan's austerity car auction falls...

Pakistan's austerity car auction falls...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Nearly three-quarters of the 101 vehicles on offer on Monday were more than 10 years old

Pakistan raises gas prices to trim subsidies...

Pakistan raises gas prices to trim subsidies...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Such price rises are politically sensitive in Pakistan, which has enjoyed decades of cheap gas due to...

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Beijing has pledged to invest about $60 billion in Pakistan for infrastructure for the Belt and Road...

US would not block if Pakistan seeks...

US would not block if Pakistan seeks...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The new government of Prime Minister Imran Khan, who took office in August, is trying to avert a currency...

Pakistan military quietly stifles press...

Pakistan military quietly stifles press...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry told Reuters no media complaints about intimidation had been lodged...

Wife of jailed Nawaz Sharif dies in...

Wife of jailed Nawaz Sharif dies in...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Up until her husband's ouster last year, Kulsoom Sharif had never been a politician, but she memorably...

Chinese FM: Beijing not saddling Pakistan...

Chinese FM: Beijing not saddling Pakistan...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Standing next to Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Wang said 47% of Pakistan's debt...

Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

Pompeo meets new Pakistan PM as US seeks...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Pompeo is also expected to discuss Pakistan's possible plans to seek a bailout from the International...

Pakistan girds for ‘exchanges’ with...

Pakistan girds for ‘exchanges’ with...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Pompeo will be accompanied by top US military officer, General Joseph Dunford, for talks with the Pakistani...

Narendra Modi calls for talks with Pakistan...

Narendra Modi calls for talks with Pakistan...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 20 2018

India has long accused Pakistan of encouraging separatist Muslim militants fighting Indian rule in the...

Imran Khan sworn-in as Pakistan's 22nd...

Imran Khan sworn-in as Pakistan's 22nd...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Khan easily defeated rival Shehbaz Sharif from the outgoing Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party,...

Imran Khan ally elected speaker of Pakistan...

Imran Khan ally elected speaker of Pakistan...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 16 2018

The PML-N and PPP, two parties which have dominated Pakistan's politics for decades, have both called...

As Trump cracks down on Pakistan, US...

As Trump cracks down on Pakistan, US...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Pakistan has also been removed from programs at the US Naval War College, Naval Staff College and courses...

Imran Khan calls for more trustworthy...

Imran Khan calls for more trustworthy...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 9 2018

The United States is wary of the closer ties between Pakistan and China