Pakistan sends two planes with relief goods, field hospital to Nepal

Pakistan on Sunday sent two planes with relief goods, a field hospital and several paramedics and rescue workers to earthquake-hit Nepal.

Malala condemns female activist's murder in Pakistan

Pakistani Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has condemned the killing of female human rights activist Sabeen Mahmud in Karachi and demanded the earliest arrest of the assailants, a media report said on Sunday.

Pak offers help to Nepal, India after 7.9-magnitude quake

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday extended all assistance to India and Nepal that were hit by a powerful 7.9-magnitude earthquake.

Pakistani security agencies to investigate activist's murder

Pakistan`s military intelligence agencies will investigate the murder of a human rights activist, shot after she hosted a talk on disappearances and killings in Baluchistan province where the army is fighting separatists, the military said on Saturday.

China to provide 110 fighter jets to Pakistan

Pakistan will acquire 110 latest JF-17 Thunder fighter jets from China as the two countries forge closer economic and defence cooperation following President Xi Jinping's visit here earlier this week, a media report said on Saturday.

India, Pakistan spar over Kashmir at Bandung

India has termed as "most unfortunate" Pakistan`s reference to the Kashmir issue at the Asian African summit in Jakarta, an official in New Delhi said.

Pakistani Taliban claim to have successfully test-fired indigenous missile Omar -1

As Pakistan was Tuesday celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.

Pakistani Taliban claim successful test-fire of missile
Pakistani Taliban claim successful test-fire of missile

As Pakistan was Tuesday celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.

Chinese President Xi Jinping reaches Pakistan

Chinese President Xi Jinping has reached Islamabad on Monday to unveil a $46 billion investment plan that Pakistan hopes will end its chronic energy crisis and "transform" the country into a regional economic hub.

Pakistani court reopens graft case against Zardari

An anti-corruption court in Pakistan on Friday initiated the proceedings against former president Asif Ali Zardari in a graft case against him, said a media report.

China offering Pakistan `huge` financing: Official

Pakistan needs a "huge amount of financing" for infrastructure and energy projects and China is ready to announce help when President Xi Jinping visits next week, a Foreign Ministry official said Friday.

Pak ready to help implement UNSC resolution on Yemen

Pakistan on Thursday expressed readiness to help in implementation of a UN Security Council resolution on Yemen which banned arms supply to the Shia Houthi rebels in the war-torn country.

'People waving Pak flag in Srinagar shows love for Pakistanis'

Pakistan on Thursday said people waving its national flag on the streets of Srinagar is the "manifestation of deep and lasting emotional bonds" between the Kashmiris and the Pakistanis.

Pak Mirage fighter jet crashes

A French-made Mirage fighter jet of Pakistan Air Force on Thursday crashed during a routine training flight in the restive south-western Balochistan province.

Chinese president to visit Pakistan, hammer out $46-billion deal

Chinese President Xi Jinping will launch energy and infrastructure projects worth $46 billion on a visit to Pakistan next week as China cements links with its old ally and generates opportunities for firms hit by slack growth at home.

Hearing on Pak election rigging adjourned for a week

Pakistani political parties were on Thursday given a one-week deadline to present evidence to prove the charges of fraud by the newly-established judicial panel probing the alleged rigging in 2013 general elections.

Pak PM terms SAARC as engine for regional economic growth

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the SAARC grouping was an important vehicle for regional cooperation and an engine for economic growth of South Asia that has 1.7 billion consumers.

Pak Supreme Court stays executions by military courts

Pakistan Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the execution of all six "hard core" militants convicted by newly established military courts after concerns were raised over its fairness and the extent of military powers exercised by them.

Pakistan executes 5 death-row prisoners

Pakistan on Thursday hanged five more death row prisoners in various jails of Punjab province, taking to 71 the number of executions since the country reversed the self-imposed moratorium on the death penalty in December.

Pakistan governor killer appeals against death sentence

The killer of a Pakistani politician who sought reform of the country`s controversial blasphemy law has appealed to the Supreme Court against his death sentence, lawyers said on Monday.