Lahore: A court here on Friday sought a reply from Pakistan's foreign ministry on a petition seeking custody of a five-year-old Pakistani girl who is currently hospitalised in India.
Washington: Expressing concern over the deteriorating religious freedom in Pakistan, including attacks on minorities like Hindus and Christians, an independent, bipartisan US government
Quetta: Baloch separatist leaders on Friday called on Pakistan to follow in Britain's footsteps by holding a referendum similar to Scotland's on granting independence to the insurgency-wracked
Peshawar: At least four militants were killed today in a remote-controlled roadside blast when the vehicle they were traveling in was targeted in Pakistan's restive North West region.
Islamabad: Pakistan's Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Friday claimed nine men accused of involvement in Karachi naval dockyard attack have been arrested but two key accused remain at
Kabul: A police spokesman in Afghanistan says a bomb blast killed six people and wounded 12 shortly after they left a mosque following Friday prayers.
Jawad Basharat, the spokesman
Islamabad: Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday hit back at protesters, saying no "long or short march" can derail the government, even as Imran Khan vowed to continue his
Dhaka: Police in Bangladesh said on Friday they had arrested the head of a banned Islamist group suspected of planning attacks in the country, and that he had made contact with the Islamic
Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that there would be no dialogue with the government until his party cadres who were arrested for demanding the resignation
Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Friday cleared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif of all charges pertaining to a money laundering case filed 14
Lahore: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday decided to start ex-parte proceedings against 61 politicians, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a
Kabul: At least 17 people were killed and 35 injured in a collision between a car and a bus in Afghanistan, officials said on Friday.
The accident took place in Wardak province on
Colombo: The US has said that several lives could have been saved had the global community acted earlier and more appropriately to situations in some troubled nations like Sri Lanka, which is
Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has received Cabinet approval to establish a joint commission with the Russian Federation to enhance the bilateral trade ties.
The Cabinet met on
New Delhi: Seeking to revive historical ties, the Indian Air Force has gifted a vintage Dakota aircraft from its museum to the Bangladesh Air Force.
"On a formal request from the
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will address the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Sep 26, the day his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi is likely to reach there, an aide to Sharif
Islamabad: Pakistan Thursday reiterated its call on neighbouring Afghanistan to eliminate "hideouts of the Pakistani militants on the Afghan side of the border".Security officials insist
Karachi: A liberal religious scholar and professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Karachi was shot dead today by unknown assailants.
Dr Shakeel Auj (54) was shot three
Islamabad: The new chief of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI is likely to be named next week amid political turmoil in the coup-prone country, according to a media report.
New York: A Pakistan-born neuroscientist has become a rallying cry for militant groups demanding her release from a US prison. But in a little-noticed move she is trying to abandon her legal
Peshawar: Indefinite curfew in the northwest Pakistan's Swat district continued for the consecutive fourth day today.
The curfew was imposed after killing of several members of the
Karachi: Dean of Islamic studies faculty at the University of Karachi, Shakeel Auj was shot dead by unidentified assailants Thursday.
According to officials, Auj was shot three times in
Islamabad: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has decided that party leader Imran Khan should go to Karachi and address protesters Sunday, media reported Thursday.
Islamabad: Two new cases of polio were reported from Pakistan today, taking the total number of those affected this year with the crippling disease to 160, officials said.
Dhaka: The Bangladesh Parliament has passed a constitutional amendment to regain its power to impeach apex court judges.
The bill was passed late Wednesday in the presence of Prime
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