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Afghanistan wants reopening of border with Pakistan

Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal on Thursday called for reopening of the border that Pakistan closed a week ago due to a series of terrorist attacks that killed over 100 people in Pakistan.

Pak army launches nationwide military ops 'Radd-ul-Fasaad'

Pakistan army today launched nationwide military operation 'Radd-ul-Fasaad' to eliminate terrorists and consolidate gains of counter-terrorism operations made so far, days after a suicide bomber killed 88 people at the Sufi shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sindh.

Pakistan Senate passes Hindu Marriage Bill

Pakistan Senate passes Hindu Marriage Bill

The Pakistan Senate on Friday unanimously passed 'The Hindu Marriage Bill 2017' following which the Hindu community in the country is set to have a personal law for the first time.

Impossible for Pakistan to control terror groups with double game: US

Impossible for Pakistan to control terror groups with double game: US

A top US lawmaker has said Pakistan's intelligence services have for too long supported some terror organisations and it is impossible to get a handle on fanatical and violent groups when one plays "double game".

Over 100 militants killed in Pakistan crackdown: Army

Over 100 militants killed in Pakistan crackdown: Army

A day after the horrific suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine in Sindh province that left 88 people dead, the Pakistan Army on Friday claimed to have killed more than 100 militants in intelligence-based operations carried out by security forces across the country.

Anti-India LeT, JuD and JeM have umbilical links with Karachi's madrasas: Report

Anti-India LeT, JuD and JeM have umbilical links with Karachi's madrasas: Report

The International Crisis Group noted that “decades of neglect and mismanagement have turned Karachi, Pakistan’s largest and wealthiest city, into a pressure cooker”.

Sharif's daughter owned London flats for 6 months: Pakistan SC

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam owned four flats in the upscale Mayfair locality in London for six months in 2006, a media report quoted the counsel for the Sharif family as telling the Supreme Court today as it heard the high-profile Panamagate case.

Pakistan appoints Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry as new ambassador to US

Pakistan appoints Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry as new ambassador to US

Pakistan today appointed foreign secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry as its new ambassador to the US.

Pakistan vows to 'liquidate' those posing threat to security

Pakistan vows to 'liquidate' those posing threat to security

Pakistan today vowed to "liquidate" all those elements posing a threat to peace and security in the country amid a spurt in terror attacks.

Pak SC asks Sharif family to produce documentary evidence

Pakistan's Supreme Court today asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family to produce documentary evidence to establish ownership of flats in London that are under the scanner following the Panama papers leak.

Islamabad HC bans Valentine's Day celebrations in Pakistan

Islamabad HC bans Valentine's Day celebrations in Pakistan

Last year, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain had also urged the nation not to celebrate Valentine`s Day.

Pakistan boycotts UN meet as US delays visa to deputy chairman

Pakistan Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani announced a boycott of the UN-sponsored International Parliamentary Union (IPU) being held in New York next week, after the US failed to issue a visa to his deputy, who was to represent Pakistan at the forum, media reported on Sunday.

Pakistan to take $600 million loan from China to enhance forex reserves

Pakistan has decided to borrow $600 million from China to increase its forex reserves as its foreign currency reserves have declined by USD 1.7 billion due to end of the International Monetary Fund programme.

Iranian border guards fire mortar shells into Pakistan

Iranian forces fired four mortar shells across the border into Pakistan`s Balochistan province on Friday, officials told local media.

Pak's Bill on transgender rights copied from India

Pak's Bill on transgender rights copied from India

A Bill in Pakistan that seeks to protect the rights of transgenders apparently is an identical copy of a piece of legislation from India and also a replica of the provision of the 1973 Constitution, reports the Express Tribune.

Pak''s Bill on transgender rights copied from India

Pak''s Bill on transgender rights copied from India

A Bill in Pakistan that seeks to protect the rights of transgenders apparently is an identical copy of a piece of legislation from India and also a replica of the provision of the 1973 Constitution, reports the Express Tribune.

Powerful quake strikes off Pakistan coast

A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Pakistan's Balochistan province today, but there were no reports of casualties.

Nawaz Sharif rakes up Kashmir issue again, calls for support from international community

Nawaz Sharif rakes up Kashmir issue again, calls for support from international community

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif once again raked up the Kashmir issue and said it is an 'incomplete agenda of the division of the sub-continent' and without its solution, peace and prosperity of the region will remain elusive.

Huge public outrage and protest against Pak govt in Islamabad

Huge public outrage and protest against Pak govt in Islamabad. Watch complete news story to get the detailed news updates!