Speaker rejects Pakistan PM's disqualification reference

The Speaker of Pakistan's parliament on Thursday rejected a reference that sought Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's disqualification for allegedly lying to the National Assembly about seeking military's help to end anti-government protests.

DNA: All about ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission

DNA brings you everything you need to know about Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) and what makes it so special.

Modi writes to Pakistan PM, offers help for flood victims in PoK

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who reviewed the flood situation in Jammu and Kashmir during his day-long visit on Sunday, wrote to his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif and offered assistance to victims of the devastation caused by the torrential rains and floods in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).

Pakistan army urges talks as protesters march on parliament

Tens of thousands of protesters marched on Pakistan`s parliament on Wednesday in a bid to depose the prime minister, as the nation`s powerful military called for talks to resolve the week-long political drama.

Khan, Qadri march into Islamabad`s `Red Zone`

Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan and cleric Tahirul Qadri on Tuesday marched with thousands of their supporters to enter the heavily fortified `Red Zone`, the capital`s diplomatic and political enclave, as minor clashes took place between anti-government protesters and security personnel.

Khan`s lawmakers to resign in Pakistan poll row

Pakistani opposition politician Imran Khan`s party announced on Monday it is to renounce all its parliamentary seats, in a bitter row with the government over alleged poll rigging.

Case against Nawaz Sharif not registered despite court orders

Pakistani police refused to register a murder case against PM Nawaz Sharif, despite a court order on framing of charges for his role in violence that killed 14 supporters of cleric Tahirul Qadri.

Pakistan`s Khan calls for `civil disobedience` movement

He appealed to the people to stop paying utility bills and taxes to the current government, accusing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of plundering national wealth to furnish his business empire. 

Pakistan`s Imran Khan vows to lead protests until PM quits

Pakistan`s cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan said on Saturday he would continue to lead protests in Islamabad along with thousands of his supporters until Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif steps down.

`Excellent move` by Modi to invite Pak PM to swearing-in: Omar

Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi Wednesday came in for praise from Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and other leaders from the state for inviting Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to his swearing in ceremony on May 26.

Resuming dialogue with India among policy initiatives: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan has taken several foreign policy initiatives, including steps to resume dialogue with India, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday.

Pak PM Sharif leaves for China on maiden visit

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today left for China on a five-day visit during which he will hold wide ranging talks with Chinese leadership aimed at further strengthening their `all-weather` ties.

Congress welcomes Nawaz Sharif`s statement

Congress welcomed Nawaz Sharif`s remarks that his country`s territory will not be allowed to be used for anti-India activities.

Pak PM risks disqualification in upcoming polls

Under existing rules, any person declared a defaulter in business dealings is barred from contesting elections.

No more toppling of elected government: Ashraf

Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has said the practice of replacing an elected government by military might in the country has ended.

Sena felicitates Dargah diwan for opposing Ashraf`s visit

Shiv Sena felicitated the spiritual head of Ajmer Dargah, Zainul Abedin Ali Khan for boycotting Pakistan PM`s recent visit to the shrine.

Pak PM`s donation accepted: Shrine official

Pakistan PM`s offering was accepted by his Khadim during his visit to the Dargah of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, a shrine official said.

Prepare for next general election: Pak PM tells authorities

Pakistan PM Pervez Ashraf directed authorities to prepare for the next general election.

Pak PM for friendly and mutually beneficial ties with India

Ashraf made the remarks in a message sent to Singh to felicitate him on India`s Independence Day on August 15.

Pak will walk extra mile, PM Ashraf says over Balochistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Tuesday offered to hold talks with "estranged elements" in Balochistan.