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This is no joke! Hand grenade, submitted as proof, explodes inside Pakistan anti-terrorism court - WATCH full story

This is no joke! Hand grenade, submitted as proof, explodes inside Pakistan anti-terrorism court - WATCH full story

In an unusual incident, a hand grenade submitted as proof in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Monday went off in Karachi. 

Apr 13, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Kirpal Singh knew truth behind Sarabjit's death in Pakistan jail: Dalbir Kaur

Kirpal Singh knew truth behind Sarabjit's death in Pakistan jail: Dalbir Kaur

Dalbi Kaur, the sister of alleged Indian spy Sarabjit Singh, who died at Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat jail three years back, on Monday met Jagir Kaur, sister of another Indian convict Kirpal Singh, who died under similar circumstances at Pakistan jail on Sunday.

Apr 13, 2016, 09:19 AM IST
Judges' detention case: Pak court issues non-bailable arrest warrant against Musharraf

Judges' detention case: Pak court issues non-bailable arrest warrant against Musharraf

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for his failure to appear before the court in the 2007 judges' detention case.

Apr 09, 2016, 17:29 PM IST
Pakistan: Gangrape case settled with 1,200 kg wheat as compensation

Pakistan: Gangrape case settled with 1,200 kg wheat as compensation

A gangrape case in Pakistan has been allegedly settled for 1,200 kg of wheat by local elders, highlighting the grave travesty of justice in the country.

Apr 03, 2016, 11:32 AM IST

Pakistan to launch paramilitary crackdown in Punjab after bomb kills 70

Pakistan will launch a special paramilitary crackdown in Punjab, the country`s richest and most-populous province, after an Easter Day bombing in the eastern city of Lahore killed 70 people, government and military sources told Reuters on Monday.

Mar 28, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
Post World Twenty20 disaster, Pakistani fans chant 'Shame Shame' on their team's arrival

Post World Twenty20 disaster, Pakistani fans chant 'Shame Shame' on their team's arrival

The team returned home in batches in Lahore and Karachi last night. Afridi, on the other hand, has decided to stay back in Dubai for a few days.

Mar 27, 2016, 18:06 PM IST
Pakistan summons Indian envoy to protest 'RAW officer' presence

Pakistan summons Indian envoy to protest 'RAW officer' presence

Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti yesterday identified the "official" as Kul Yadav Bhushan.

Mar 25, 2016, 15:18 PM IST

Pakistan frees 86 Indian fishermen

Pakistan on Sunday released 86 Indian fishermen held for trespassing into its territorial waters, officials said, the second batch freed this month.

Mar 20, 2016, 15:04 PM IST

Musharraf leaves Pakistan after travel ban lifted

Pakistan`s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who faces charges of treason and murder, left the country early Friday for what his lawyers said was urgent spinal care after a three-year travel ban was lifted.

Mar 18, 2016, 11:18 AM IST

87 freed Indians to return from Pakistan today

The 87 Indians, mostly fishermen who were freed by Pakistan on Sunday, will return home on Tuesday after the issuance of travel documents by the Indian High Commission in Islamabad.

Mar 08, 2016, 08:34 AM IST
Hindus in Karachi celebrate Shivratri with rice, coconut and flower

Hindus in Karachi celebrate Shivratri with rice, coconut and flower

Dressed in sarees and adorned with beautiful pieces of jewellery, scores of women on Sunday prayed for a happy married life, the newspaper said.

Mar 07, 2016, 17:20 PM IST

Pakistan frees 87 Indian fishermen

Pakistan on Sunday released 87 Indian fishermen held for violating its territorial waters and officials said a similar number would be freed later this month.

Mar 06, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Executed Pakistani Mumtaz Qadri hailed as hero of Islam for supporting blasphemy law

After the execution, Qadri's body was handed over to his family living in Sadiqabad area of Rawalpindi where hundreds of his supporters belonging to radical religious groups gathered to mourn his death.

Mar 01, 2016, 20:49 PM IST

Karachi property prices soar after Pakistan crime crackdown

Pakistani Abdul Qadeer gave up trying to build a block of flats in Karachi four years ago, when gangsters demanding $20,000 in protection money shot him in the legs because he refused to pay.

Mar 01, 2016, 06:20 AM IST
Pakistani jets bombard militants hideouts, kill 15

Pakistani jets bombard militants hideouts, kill 15

Pakistan's air force jets Saturday pounded militants` hideouts in the northwestern tribal belt close to the Afghanistan border and killed at least 15 Taliban insurgents, security officials said.

Feb 27, 2016, 20:51 PM IST

Pakistan Hindus want marriage law amended over 'regressive' clause

 A Hindu lawmaker has sought an amendment to the recently adopted law on Hindu marriages in Pakistan's Sindh province over a controversial clause that a marriage will be dissolved if either spouse changes religion.

Feb 18, 2016, 23:23 PM IST

Van hit by Lahore-bound Fareed Express, 11 including woman killed

Eight people, including a woman were killed when a van was crushed under wheels of the Lahore-bound Fareed Express at an unmanned railway crossing near Allah Dino Saand railway station on Sunday night.

Feb 15, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Pakistan arrests 97 al Qaeda and other militants; foils planned jailbreak

The 97 men had been involved in multiple major attacks on Pakistani air bases, a major airport and police installations.

Feb 12, 2016, 14:41 PM IST

Watch: Headlines @ 3:00 PM

-Survivor of Siachen avalanche Lance Naik Hanumanthappa passes away.
-Terrorists of Mumbai terror attack were getting orders from Karachi.
To know more watch the full video.

Feb 11, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

Watch: Headlines @ 2:00 PM

-Survivor of Siachen avalanche Lance Naik Hanumanthappa passes away.
-Terrorists of Mumbai terror attack were getting orders from Karachi.
To know more watch the full video.

Feb 11, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

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