Pakistan's Punjab province issues ISIS alert

Pakistan's most populous Punjab province has issued a security alert over possible attacks by the Islamic State militants on sensitive civil and military installations, a media report said on Saturday.

Pakistan provinces vote in local government polls

Voters lined up outside polling stations on Saturday as voting for the first phase of the much-delayed local body polls in Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh provinces.

Seven killed in suicide attack at Pak lawmaker's outhouse

At least seven people were killed and several others injured on Wednesday in Pakistan's Punjab province when a suicide bomber blew himself up.

Three Pakistan People's Party members killed in Pakistan

Three office-bearers of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) were shot and killed a day before a by-election in Punjab province.

Pakistan completes biometric registration of over 41,000 Afghans


Islamabad: The biometric registration of over 41,000 Afghan nationals has been completed in Pakistan`s Punjab province under the National Action Programme (NAP), the media reported on Friday.

Bomb blast in Pakistan's Punjab province, at least 10 dead

At least 10 people were killed and more than 50 injured on Sunday in Pakistan's Punjab province when explosives carried by an apparent suicide bomber went off after the auto-rickshaw he was traveling in collided with a motorcycle.

Death toll in Pak's Attock suicide attack rises to 20

The death toll in a brazen suicide attack that killed Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister at his ancestral home in Attock district today rose to 20.

Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack
Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack

Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister Shuja Khanzada was on Sunday assassinated along with eight others when a suicide bomber blew himself up at his house in Shadi Khal village in Attock district.

Abused Pakistani boy jumps before train over 'police apathy'

A 14-year-old boy, who was kidnapped and sexually abused by three men, committed suicide after police in Pakistan's Punjab province refused to help and instead demanded Rs 50,000 to register a case, the victim's father said on Saturday.

Pakistani police kills four Taliban terrorists in Punjab province

Pakistani police and counter- terrorism forces on Monday raided a house near here, killing four Taliban militants and seizing a large cache of arms as they claimed to have averted a "major terror attack".

Indian agency tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's tour of Pakistan: Minister
Indian agency tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's tour of Pakistan: Minister

In a sensational claim, the home minister of Punjab province in Pakistan on Tuesday said that India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's recent tour of Pakistan, according to the Telegraph.

Rival groups in Pak end pre-partition enmity to give peace a chance

 A pre-partition enmity between two families in Pakistan's Punjab province that claimed 125 lives has ended after the two sides struck a reconciliation deal.

Pakistan hangs two convicts

 Two death row convicts were hanged on Tuesday in Pakistan`s Punjab province, a media report said.

Pak's Punjab province increases fine, imprisonment for child marriages

In a bid to discourage child marriages prevalent in the country, Pakistan's Punjab province has increased the jail term to six months and fine to Rs 50,000 for people involved in the practice.

Pakistani province unable to protect Chinese workers

Police in Pakistan`s Punjab province are considering withdrawal of security from Chinese people working on private projects apparently due to shortage of forces and excessive engagements in other security and law and order duties.

Man kills three women, commits suicide in Pakistan

A man shot dead three women before committing suicide by shooting himself in Lahore, capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab, media reported Wednesday.

Pak Punjab Governor quits after blasting govt on Obama's India trip

The governor of Pakistan's Punjab province resigned today just days after slamming the Nawaz Sharif government for its "diplomatic failure" to build ties with the US after President Barack Obama's historic second visit to India.

Pakistan's first-ever high security prison ready for inauguration

Pakistan's first-ever high security prison, where dreaded terrorists will be kept, is ready for inauguration in Sahiwal in Punjab province.

Man belonging to minority Ahmadi community shot dead in Pakistan

In an alleged "faith driven attack", a young man belonging to the minority Ahmadi community has been shot dead in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Pak govt to crackdown on Punjab militant outfits, seminaries

Pakistan's government is all set to launch a crackdown on banned militant outfits and seminaries involved in militancy in the Punjab province as part of a "zero tolerance" approach to terrorism after the killing of 150 people in the Peshawar school attack.