Will Modi government be able to nab Dawood Ibrahim?

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has declared that the government would soon arrest Dawood Ibrahim.

Arrest of ISI spies have created panic among people: DMK Prez

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday said the arrest of ISI spies and their activities in Tamil Nadu has created panic among people and asked why no arrests have been made in connection with the May 1 twin bomb blasts in a train at the Central Railway Station in which a woman was killed.

12 killed in rescue boat tragedy in Pakistan

At least 12 people of a marriage party, including the bridegroom and two children, were killed when a rescue boat capsized near the Pakistani city of Multan, even as ravaging floods continue to wreak havoc in the country affecting over two million people, officials said on Sunday.

Pak court orders release of protesters; Imran, Qadri mount pressure

In a major boost to the morale of anti-government protesters, a Pakistani court today ordered the release of all arrested supporters of Imran Khan and cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, a day after the two leaders suspended talks and mounted pressure on the embattled government.

Pak MQM chief Altaf Hussain steps down, then withdraws resignation

Pakistan's Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain today announced to resign as party head but in a dramatic move withdrew his decision hours later.

Police raid former cricketer Abdul Qadir's house in Pakistan

Pakistan's former leg-spinner Abdul Qadir's house was raided by police here in connection with an ongoing crackdown on workers of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf party.

Pak militant group renounces violence


Islamabad: A Pakistan Taliban militant group on Saturday renounced violence to pursue implementation of Sharia in the country through peaceful means.

Pakistani Taliban's Punjab wing to give up arms

Pakistani Taliban's "Punjabi Taliban" faction Saturday announced it is giving up militancy permanently and vowed to start welfare work in the country, media reported.

Keep the 'door ajar' to achieve whatever is possible: Pak to India

Pakistan on Saturday made a strong pitch for normalisation of ties with India after last month's "political setback" and said in diplomacy one should keep or leave the "door ajar" so that whatever was possible could be achieved.

'Malala arrests must lead to better protection for activists'

The arrest of Taliban militants who tried to kill teenage activist Malala Yousafzai offers an opportunity for Pakistani authorities to address their poor record in protecting human rights defenders, a leading rights group has said.

Sonam Kapoor to skip 'Khoobsurat' promotions in Pakistan
Sonam Kapoor to skip 'Khoobsurat' promotions in Pakistan

Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Prior work commitments will keep actress Sonam Kapoor away from the promotions of her forthcoming film "Khoobsurat" in Pakistan, the home country of her film's co-star Fawad Khan. She says she would love to visit the country sometime in future.

274 killed, over two million affected in Pakistan floods

At least 274 people have been killed and over two million affected in massive flooding triggered by heavy monsoon rains in Pakistan, officials said on Saturday.

Bomb blast in Pakistan's Balochistan; 3 killed, dozens injured

At least three people were killed and over 20 got injured when a bomb exploded in Pakistan's Balochistan province on Saturday.

NIA trailed Pak spy for weeks before arrest

A Sri Lankan national held here for allegedly spying for Pakistan was trailed by the sleuths of the NIA for weeks before his arrest and the probe agency has clinching evidence to nail the accused, police sources said.

India seeks info from Pak about missing youth

 India has written over 15 letters to Pakistani authorities seeking information about an Indian youth, who went missing in restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in 2012 after being picked up by intelligence agencies, but has not got any response so far.

Pakistan remains China's priority: Xi Jinping tells Sartaj Aziz

President Xi Jinping, who had put off his visit to Islamabad due to the political turmoil there on Friday assured all-weather ally Pakistan that China has always seen the bilateral relations with it as a diplomatic priority.

Malala Yousufzai's attackers arrested: Pakistan Army
Malala Yousufzai's attackers arrested: Pakistan Army

The 10 Taliban militants who tried to kill Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousufzai for her outspoken views on girls' education in the country's troubled northwest in 2012 has been arrested, the army announced on Friday.

Pakistan teenage activist Malala's attackers arrested: Army

 The 10 Taliban militants who tried to kill Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousufzai for her outspoken views on girls' education in the country's troubled northwest in 2012 have been arrested, the army announced today.

Floods threaten Pakistan's historic Multan city

After causing widespread damage in northern Punjab in Pakistan, the devastating floods now threaten the historic city of Multan and its famous shrines, even as authorities struggle to save the city.