FIR filed in Pakistani minister's killing

A First Information Report (FIR) was filed on Monday on the killing of Colonel Shuja Khanzada (retd), the home minister of Pakistan`s Punjab province, in a suicide bomb attack which destroyed his office in Attock city.

Lawyer for Pakistan child abuse victims accuses police

 A lawyer for the victims of a major child sex abuse scandal in Pakistan Monday accused police of protecting the culprits, as activists warned the case was only the tip of the iceberg.

No forcible closure of businesses: Shahbaz Sharif warns Imran Khan

Chief Minister Pakistan's Punjab province Shahbaz Sharif has warned the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Saturday that no one will be allowed to close down businesses forcibly.

Operation against militants to continue, vows Pakistan PM

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that military operations against militants would continue till their complete elimination, a media report said Monday.

Pakistan court acquits PM Sharif, brother in money laundering case

A Pakistani court on Friday cleared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif of all charges pertaining to a money laundering case filed 14 years ago.

Pakistan court to try Sharif, Zardari, others for money transfer

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday decided to start ex-parte proceedings against 61 politicians, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a case against alleged illegal transfer of assets to foreign countries.

Misbah-ul-Haq seeks Imran Khan's help for 2015 Cricket World Cup
Misbah-ul-Haq seeks Imran Khan's help for 2015 Cricket World Cup

Pakistan's Test and one-day captain Misbah-ul-Haq realizes just how important it is for the national team to do well in the 2015 World Cup and for this he wants to take some tips from cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan.

Shahbaz Sharif briefs Army Chief on Nawaz`s India visit

Nawaz Sharif`s younger brother Shahbaz has taken Pakistan Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif into confidence about the Premier`s decision to accept India`s invitation to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi.

SGPC delegation goes to Pakistan

An eight-member delegation of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) on Sunday crossed over to Pakistan to hold talks with the government about maintenance of Sikh shrines in the neighbouring country.

More trouble for Umar, now booked for violating wedding act

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal`s run-in with the authorities does not appear to be ending as he has now been booked in a case where he is accused of violating a wedding ceremony act of the Punjab government.

Pakistani Punjab worried about infiltration by Taliban

Reports of the Taliban penetrating Punjab, Pakistan`s most populous province of 90 million people, have alarmed the government led by Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif.

Security agencies blocking trade ties: Shahbaz Sharif

Senior PML-N leader Shahbaz Sharif has claimed Pakistani and Indian "security agencies" are blocking the normalisation of bilateral trade ties

India, Pakistan must resolve issues through dialogue: Shahbaz Sharif

Shahbaz Sharif, chief minister of Pakistan`s Punjab province, said Monday that India and Pakistan should resolve issues through dialogue.

Pakistani youth festival set to set new records

After breaking several world records last year, Pakistani youngsters are gearing up to make new ones in 2014 as part of the Punjab Youth Festival.

Pakhtuns say they shouldn`t be tagged as `terror suspects`

Over 500 Afghans and Pakistani Pakhtuns have requested Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif to stop raids on their houses and businesses on the pretext of "looking for terror suspects".

Badal, Sharif agree to boost cooperation between Punjabs

A joint statement said that both sides during their talks agreed "to promote cooperation for the common interest of peace, harmony, economic growth and leveraging each other`s potential".

Badal, Sharif agree to boost cooperation between Punjabs

Indian and Pakistani Punjab`s chief ministers agreed to boost cooperation, including through exchange of academicians, and people to people contacts.

India, Pakistan to jointly organise 5th World Cup Kabaddi

India and Pakistan will jointly host the next edition of the World Cup Kabaddi to foster goodwill, brotherhood and friendship between the two nations, it was announced here Saturday.

Demolish all the walls that hinder progress: Shahbaz Sharif

Chief Minister of Pakistan`s Punjab province Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday said here that people of both the sides should bury the past and demolish all walls that hinder progress.

War not an option, rival military officials should meet: Shahbaz Sharif

Pakistan Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, the younger brother of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has said Islamabad would be happy to host a meeting of their directors general of military operations for peace on the troubled border.