Pakistan criticizes Defence Minister Parrikar's terrorism remarks

Pakistan has criticized Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement that India will use terrorism to counter terrorism from other countries.

Air strikes kill 15 suspected militants in northwest Pakistan

Air strikes killed at least 15 suspected militants in Pakistan`s northwestern Shawal Valley on Thursday, intelligence officials said, a week after security forces moved towards Taliban strongholds there.

Pakistan court indicts over 100 in Christian couple lynching case

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Thursday indicted 106 people in the case of lynching a Christian couple in Kasur district of Punjab province last year.

Efforts underway to resume talks with India, says Pakistan FO

Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Qazi M Khalilullah on Thursday said that the dialogue process with India has not resumed as yet, but efforts were underway to resume the talks, as "good ties with neighbours are a cornerstone of Pakistan`s foreign policy".

Pakistan arrests mastermind of Karachi bus attack that killed 45

In a breakthrough in last week's Karachi attack that killed 45 Shia Ismaili Muslims, Pakistan's Interior Minister on Wednesday said that the mastermind and the gunmen involved in the brazen assault have been arrested.

Nawaz Sharif spent Rs 257 million on foreign trips in one year

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, facing criticism for undertaking frequent visits abroad, spent Rs 257 million on 15 foreign trips in one year, the Parliament was informed on Monday.

Islamabad airport upgraded, has blast-proof wall

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday inaugurated improved facilities, including a blast-proof wall, at Islamabad`s Benazir Bhutto International Airport.

Pakistan completes biometric verification of mobile SIM cards

Pakistani authorities on Saturday said they have authenticated 75.5 million SIM cards through biometric verification under a plan to stop their use in terrorist attacks triggered by mobile phones.

Jet carrying injured Indonesian envoy to Pak lands in India

An air ambulance carrying the Indonesian ambassador, who was injured when a Pakistani military helicopter crashed last week, made an emergency landing in India after the envoy's condition worsened mid-flight, a media report said today.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari receives Master's degree from Oxford

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, chairperson of the Pakistan Peoples Party, has obtained a Master's degree from the prestigious Oxford University.

Taliban releases video of SAM-7, says it hit Pakistan Army chopper

 Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan on Sunday released a video of its militants holding a Shoulder Launch Missile, which the militant group claimed to have used in downing a Pakistan military helicopter killing ambassadors of the Philippines and Norway and five others in the PoK.

Pak horses en route to Sri Lanka land at Pune after flight snag

Eight horses from Pakistan en route to Sri Lanka had an unexpected stay-over at the race course here after the transport plane carrying them made an emergency landing at Pune airport on Thursday following a technical snag, police said on Saturday.

Pakistan says chopper lost control; bodies flown to Rawalpindi
Pakistan says chopper lost control; bodies flown to Rawalpindi

Pakistan`s military brought the bodies of two ambassadors and two ambassadors` wives to Islamabad on Saturday, a day after they were killed in a helicopter crash in northern mountains as they where inspecting a tourism project.

President of Maldives to visit Pakistan this week

Maldives president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will embark on his first state visit to Pakistan this week during which the two countries will sign a number of agreements to combat drug trafficking and promote cooperation in education and health sectors.

Minister's brother killed in grenade attack in Pakistan

 Brother of Abadi Jawed Nagori, a minister in Pakistan`s Sindh province, was succumbed to injuries on Friday after he was hit by a hand grenade at the office of the minister in Karachi, media reported on Saturday.

Pakistani PM praises army for defeating Waziristan militants

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has praised the country's armed forces for defeating militants in the North Waziristan tribal area, which was once considered the main base for the Pakistani Taliban.

Changing demography of Kashmir against UN resolutions: Pakistan

Pakistan on Thursday said that any effort to establish dedicated townships to change the demography of Jammu and Kashmir would be in violation of UN resolutions.

Pakistan drops case against ex-CIA station chief over drone attack

Police in Islamabad on Thursday dropped a case against a former CIA station chief over his alleged role in the death of two people in a 2009 US drone attack in Pakistan's restive northwest.

Pakistan sends two planes with relief goods, field hospital to Nepal

Pakistan on Sunday sent two planes with relief goods, a field hospital and several paramedics and rescue workers to earthquake-hit Nepal.

Malala condemns female activist's murder in Pakistan

Pakistani Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has condemned the killing of female human rights activist Sabeen Mahmud in Karachi and demanded the earliest arrest of the assailants, a media report said on Sunday.