Pak offers help to Nepal, India after 7.9-magnitude quake

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday extended all assistance to India and Nepal that were hit by a powerful 7.9-magnitude earthquake.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to visit Saudi Arabia on Thursday

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will travel to Saudi Arabia tomorrow in a bid to cool tempers in the Gulf kingdom over Islamabad's refusal to provide troops for Yemen war, officials said today.

China praises Pakistan's efforts for peace with neighbours

China on Monday said it supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan and appreciates the country's efforts for peaceful resolution of all "outstanding issues" with its neighbours.

India to give befitting reply to 26/11 plotter Hafiz Saeed's "enemy number one" remark: Govt
India to give befitting reply to 26/11 plotter Hafiz Saeed's "enemy number one" remark: Govt

India on Monday downplayed Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Mohammad Saeed's alleged anti-India remark at a rally in Peshawar in Pakistan.

Resume foreign secretary level Indo-Pak talks: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz has urged India to start the foreign secretary-level talks for resolving various issues, media reported on Sunday.

Pakistan expects $50 bn investment as China's Xi Jinping embarks on visit

 Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive here on Monday on his maiden visit to Pakistan during which the two sides will sign several agreements, including defence, worth USD 50 billion that will stabilise Pakistan's cash-strapped economy and expand the Communist giant's influence in India's neighbourhood.

Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score first win over govt in power play
Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score first win over govt in power play

Sardar Naveed Haider was elected president of the Pakistan Football Federation`s largest regional body late on Friday after a chaotic election which FIFA were dragged into and a government-backed candidate barred from.

Pak ready to help implement UNSC resolution on Yemen

Pakistan on Thursday expressed readiness to help in implementation of a UN Security Council resolution on Yemen which banned arms supply to the Shia Houthi rebels in the war-torn country.

Hearing on Pak election rigging adjourned for a week

Pakistani political parties were on Thursday given a one-week deadline to present evidence to prove the charges of fraud by the newly-established judicial panel probing the alleged rigging in 2013 general elections.

Pak PM terms SAARC as engine for regional economic growth

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the SAARC grouping was an important vehicle for regional cooperation and an engine for economic growth of South Asia that has 1.7 billion consumers.

Pak to react strongly on threat to Saudi's integrity: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said Pakistan stands with Saudi Arabia and will react strongly if there is a threat to its integrity, but kept mum on Riyadh's request for military assistance to fight Houthi rebels in war-ravaged Yemen.

Pakistan Parliament rejects Saudi call to join Yemen coalition

Pakistan`s Parliament on Friday voted to stay out of the conflict in Yemen, rejecting Saudi demands for Islamabad to join its military coalition against Shiite Huthi rebels.

China to build Pak-Iran gas pipeline: Pak govt

Ahead of President Xi Jinping's visit here later this month, China has agreed to build a USD 2 billion pipeline that will transport natural gas from Iran to Pakistan to help ease the country's crippling power shortage, the government said on Thursday.

Resolve Yemen crisis through diplomacy, dialogue: Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the Yemen crisis should be resolved through dialogue as Iran's top diplomat shared proposals to help implement a ceasefire in the war-torn country, as Pakistan struggled to decide whether to join a Saudi-led military coalition.

Bonhomie in Yemen: Thank you PM Narendra Modi, tweets Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter
Bonhomie in Yemen: Thank you PM Narendra Modi, tweets Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter

India and Pakistan may be better known for trading barbs and their border skirmishes back home, but miles away in a different nation, the two neighbours indulged in mutual benevolence in a rare show of bonhomie and exchanged thanks and goodwill.

Nawaz Sharif's gesture shows how strongly he feels for Indians: Abdul Basit on Yemen evacuation

Expressing pleasure on handing over 11 Indians rescued from Yemen to India, Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif feels strongly for people of India.

PM Narendra Modi thanks Pakistan for evacuating Indian nationals from Yemen
PM Narendra Modi thanks Pakistan for evacuating Indian nationals from Yemen

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday appreciated the 'humanitarian gesture' of Pakistan for evacuating Indians from Yemen and thanked his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.

Iran's foreign minister due in Pakistan to discuss Yemen

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was due in Pakistan on Wednesday and is likely to urge it to reject a request to join a Saudi-led campaign against Iran-allied Houthi forces in Yemen.

Will prefer mediator's role in Yemen conflict: Pakistan

 Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Tuesday that the country would prefer to play the role of a mediator in the Yemen conflict.

PM Nawaz Sharif meets hockey officials but no bail out yet
PM Nawaz Sharif meets hockey officials but no bail out yet

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday took out time for the cash-strapped Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) but made no promise for releasing funds for the national game.