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What Ayub Khan left behind

What Ayub Khan left behind

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 24 2018

Sixty years after October 1958, Ayub Khan’s legacy makes for rich historical research

Why and how Oxfam produced ‘The Testimony...

Why and how Oxfam produced ‘The Testimony...

Julian Francis

Mon, Oct 22 2018

A historical document that shows the true history of the emergence of Bangladesh. This is the concluding...

19 killed in road accident in...

19 killed in road accident in...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Road accidents are common in Pakistan with most of them being due to reckless driving and bad roads

Pakistan: Next IMF loan will be the...

Pakistan: Next IMF loan will be the...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 20 2018

An IMF team is set to arrive in Pakistan in early November to begin negotiations

14 Iran security personnel kidnapped...

14 Iran security personnel kidnapped...

World

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Of the 14, two were members of the elite Revolutionary Guards intelligence unit, and seven were volunteers...

Family of Pakistani Christian on death...

Family of Pakistani Christian on death...

World

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The blasphemy accusation is punishable by death under legislation that rights groups say is routinely...

Foreign ministry official: Islamabad...

Foreign ministry official: Islamabad...

Government Affairs

Fri, Oct 12 2018

News had surfaced that the government of Pakistan was considering expelling the Bangladeshi high commissioner...

Islamist hardliners protest as Pakistan...

Islamist hardliners protest as Pakistan...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 12 2018

The Islamists demanded the execution of Asia Bibi be carried out, days after Pakistan's Supreme Court...

IMF: Pakistan has not approached fund...

IMF: Pakistan has not approached fund...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Pakistan has gone to the IMF multiple times since the late 1980s. The last time was in 2013, when Islamabad...

Pakistan PM promises whistleblower law...

Pakistan PM promises whistleblower law...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 8 2018

Pakistan's budget deficit has climbed steadily over the last five years, and foreign currency reserves...

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's Shehbaz Sharif jailed for...

Pakistan's Shehbaz Sharif jailed for...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 6 2018

Sharif denies any wrongdoing, and his brother has denounced corruption cases against him and other party...

Pakistan opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif...

Pakistan opposition leader Shehbaz...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

The country's anti-graft watchdog arrested him in a longstanding corruption case

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...

The diplomacy question in South...

The diplomacy question in South...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Lines of communication between leaders of Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan need to be open

Pakistan, India square off over botched...

Pakistan, India square off over botched...

Cricket

Tue, Oct 2 2018

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is demanding 70m dollars in compensation from India after the two sides...

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...

India ahead in Asia as World Cup...

India ahead in Asia as World Cup...

Cricket

Mon, Oct 1 2018

Even without batting star and regular captain Virat Kohli, India powered their way to the Asia Cup title...

Pakistani bureaucrat caught stealing...

Pakistani bureaucrat caught stealing...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 30 2018

The incident took place inside Pakistan's finance ministry building

India’s Modi plays directly into hands...

India’s Modi plays directly into hands...

Azeem Ibrahim

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Is the fight over Kashmir heating up again?

India, Pakistan at UN trade blame over...

India, Pakistan at UN trade blame over...

World

Sun, Sep 30 2018

India cancelled the talks offered by Pakistan's new Prime Minister Imran Khan following an attack...