• Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
  • Last Update : 05:26 pm
Wild celebrations as ousted Pakistan...

Nawaz Sharif, daughter freed from...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The Islamabad High Court suspended the 10-year sentence for Sharif and the seven-year term handed down...

1971 and a bit of alternative...

1971 and a bit of alternative...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 19 2018

What if Bangabandhu had taken charge as Pakistan’s prime minister?

China: Military ties backbone to relations...

China: Military ties backbone to relations...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

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

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...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

There are around two million Bengali and Burmese migrants in Pakistan

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Kashmir has been divided since the end of British colonial rule in 1947 but both India and Pakistan claim...

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...

Nine killed in Pakistan coal mine...

Nine killed in Pakistan coal mine...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Pakistan's coal mines are notorious for poor safety standards

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...

Pakistani transgender set on fire for...

Pakistani transgender set on fire for...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The horrifying crime is one more example of the danger transgender people face in Pakistan

Pakistan sentences 28 people to death...

Pakistan sentences 28 people to death...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Security has dramatically improved in the country in recent years

Pakistan official's criticism of China's...

Pakistan official's criticism of China's...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

In June, Beijing gave Pakistan $1 billion in loans to boost foreign reserves ahead of the July 25...

Pakistan's new President Arif Alvi sworn...

Pakistan's new President Arif Alvi sworn...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 9 2018

A former dentist, Alvi has been a key confidante of Imran Khan on both party and national issues

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...

Imran Khan launches fundraising appeal...

Imran Khan launches fundraising appeal...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Khan and his cabinet face a myriad of challenges including a faltering economy, militant extremism, water...

Pakistan removes economist from key...

Pakistan removes economist from key...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

The failure of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government to resist pressure to drop economist Atif...

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...