Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback
Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback

Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir showed no signs of rustiness as he made his return after a five-year spot-fixing ban on Friday, bagging three wickets in his first spell in competitive cricket since 2010.

26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered a child while in jail
26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered a child while in jail

One of India's most wanted man, LeT operations commander and a key planner of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi led a luxurious life and fathered a child while he remained in confines of high-security Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, reports said on Friday.

DNA: Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai honoured with Nobel Peace Prize 2014

The Indian Child Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani Braveheart Malala Yousafzai was awarded the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize 2014.

Indian Kashmir turns out to vote as Modi eyes power

Voetrs in Indian Kashmir turned out in large numbers under tight security Tuesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Hindu nationalist party tried to win power for the first time in the tense Muslim-majority state.

Sixth Pakistani in three weeks beheaded in Saudi

Saudi Arabia on Thursday executed a Pakistani for heroin smuggling, bringing to six the number of convicted Pakistani drug smugglers beheaded over the past three weeks.

Wasim Akram hails Sachin Tendulkar as perfect batsman
Wasim Akram hails Sachin Tendulkar as perfect batsman

Sachin Tendulkar's awe-inspiring career, which lasted more than two decades, would have been incomplete had he not been a part of the 2011 World Cup winning Indian cricket team, feels Pakistani pace legend Wasim Akram.

Schools shut in areas hit by Pakistani shelling

Authorities Tuesday ordered closure of educational institutions in areas affected by shelling by Pakistani forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district.

Pak developing sea-based and short-range N-weapons: Analysts

Pakistan is developing sea-based missiles and expanding its interest in tactical nuclear warheads to give it a "second-strike" capability if a catastrophic nuclear attack destroyed all its land-based weapons, according to a media report on Sunday.

Pakistanis debate VIP culture after lawmakers thrown off plane

Angry Pakistani airline passengers have forced two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure by almost two hours, sparking a passionate debate about the country`s so-called `VIP culture` after footage was posted online.

Pakistani man arrested in Thailand for smuggling heroin

A Pakistani man has been arrested for attempting to smuggle heroin into Thailand by swallowing 20 packets of the drug worth about 1.2 million baht to avoid detection.

Political stalemate continues, as Khan, Qadri want Sharif`s head

Pakistan`s political stalemate continued amid political discussions by the government to find a solution and protest leaders Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri refusing to give up until Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns.

Pakistani designer Zara to showcase vintage floral prints at LFW

Pakistani designer Zara Shahjahan will showcase vintage floral prints with traditional embellishments at the upcoming edition of Lakme Fashion Week.

Ex-Pak paceman Aaqib Javed says PCB should try Day-Night Tests in UAE

Former Pakistan fast bowler and current coach of the UAE team Aaqib Javed, who is an enthusiastic proponent of the Test format, has said that he thinks the Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB) should try Day-Night Tests in the UAE.

Pakistani Islamist group condemns `terror` label

The leader of a Pakistani Islamist organisation that was labelled a terror group and slapped with economic sanctions by the United States denied having any links to militancy on Thursday and vowed to hold protests.

Pakistani forces kill 47 militants in airstrikes

Pakistani fighter jets Tuesday bombed hideouts of militants in two tribal regions killing 47 terrorists, the military said.

Three killed in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency airstrikes

At least three militants were killed and six injured Saturday during airstrikes in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency region, a media report said.

41 injured in bomb blast at Islamabad shrine

At least 41 people were injured when a bomb ripped through a Sufi shrine on the outskirts of the Pakistani capital, police said on Saturday.

Kidnapped Pakistani woman found hanging from a tree

A woman who was kidnapped in Pakistan`s Punjab province was found Friday hanging from a tree, an official said.

Pak Christian lawmaker gunned down by bodyguard

A Pakistani Christian lawmaker, on saturday was shot and killed by his own bodyguard in Balochistan province`s capital city Quetta.

Pakistan brothers sentenced to 12 years in jail for cannibalism

Two Pakistani brothers, who spent two years in jail for cannibalism in 2011, were on Wednesday sentenced to 12 years rigorous imprisonment by an anti- terrorism court in a fresh human flesh eating case that shocked the nation.