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Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as US considers more against Afghan Taliban taking shelter inside Pak

Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as US considers more against Afghan Taliban taking shelter inside Pak

Pakistan on Thursday condemned drone strikes on its soil as violations of sovereignty, after U.S. officials suggested Washington might ramp them up against Afghan Taliban taking refuge inside Pakistan.

Pakistan releases four Indian prisoners, hands them over to New Delhi

Pakistan releases four Indian prisoners, hands them over to New Delhi

Four Indian prisoners were set free by Pakistan and were handed over to the Indian government on Thursday, the Ministry of External Affairs said. 

Pakistan journalists thrashed over 'drinking water' in Ramazan

An FIR has been registered against the madrasa management with the Margalla police. 

UN chief engages to resume India-Pak talks on Kashmir issue

UN chief engages to resume India-Pak talks on Kashmir issue

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres suggested on Tuesday that he is engaged in bringing about a dialogue between India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue through his meetings with the prime ministers of the two countries.

UN chief engages to resume India-Pakistan talks on Kashmir

Guterres was asked about the escalating tensions between India and Pakistan along the Line of Control and the ceasefire violations since he assumed office as the UN chief in January.
 

Pakistan opens another border crossing point for Afghan trade

The decision came close on the heels of a meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of SCO summit in Astana.

My family respects law, unlike military rulers who usurped power at gunpoint, says Pak PM's brother

Prime Minister Sharif was ousted by then army chief Gen Pervez Musharraf in 1999. The army has ruled the country for much of its life since it gained independence 70 years ago.
 

My family respects law, unlike military rulers who usurped power at gunpoint, says Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif's brother

My family respects law, unlike military rulers who usurped power at gunpoint, says Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif's brother

 Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's younger brother and Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday appeared before a Supreme Court-appointed team probing the Panamagate graft case -- the fourth member of the Sharif family to be grilled by the panel.

Panamagate probe: PM House accuses JIT of tapping phones of witnesses

The Prime Minister House in Pakistan has accused the Panamagate Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing into the offshore properties of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s family of phone 

Panamagate probe: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif appears before JIT

Panamagate probe: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif appears before JIT

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is scheduled to appear on Thursday before the Panamagate joint investigation team (JIT), which is probing allegations of money-laundering against his family.

China ready to probe preaching charges against slain nationals

China on Wednesday said it is intensifying efforts to establish the veracity of reports over the killing of two of its nationals by the ISIS in Pakistan and offered to cooperate in investigating their alleged illegal preaching activities in the Muslim nation.

Are you with us or with Qatar? Saudi Arabia King asks Nawaz Sharif

Are you with us or with Qatar? Saudi Arabia King asks Nawaz Sharif

Amid the current crisis in the Gulf countries involving Qatar, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz in Jeddah on Monday.

Pakistan Election Commission gives clean chit to Nawaz Sharif in assets case

Pakistan Election Commission gives clean chit to Nawaz Sharif in assets case

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has given a clean chit to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after verifying statements of assets and liabilities he had submitted before it.

Govt institutions are tampering with records: Panamagate JIT to Pak SC

The Pakistan Supreme Court-appointed Joint Investigation Team (JIT), which is probing the Panama Papers case, has informed the country`s apex court that not only have some governmental departments shown reluctance in handing over relevant records, but some records have also been tampered with.

Xi Jinping met Nawaz Sharif at SCO several times, says China

Xi Jinping met Nawaz Sharif at SCO several times, says China

Xi met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines, but there were no reports in Chinese media about President Xi meeting Sharif.

Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi amid Qatar crisis

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is headed for Saudi Arabia on Monday on a day-long visit in the backdrop of a deepening diplomatic rift in the Middle East, the media reported.

Nawaz Sharif to appear before Panama Papers probe panel

Nawaz Sharif on Thursday will become the first sitting Pakistani Prime Minister to appear before an investigating agency, reports Dawn news.
 

Pakistan PM to appear before anti-graft probe team

Nawaz Sharif and his children are accused of graft in an ongoing case which has gripped Pakistan and threatened to topple the prime minister.

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's party smells conspiracy to remove him

Some people hiding behind "constitutional institutions" in Pakistan are hatching a "systematic conspiracy" to remove Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from mainstream politics using the high-profile Panama Papers case, the ruling PML-N party alleged on Sunday.

In rare snub to Pak, Xi skips meet with Sharif as Chinese nationals' murder takes toll on ties

In rare snub to Pak, Xi skips meet with Sharif as Chinese nationals' murder takes toll on ties

Though Sharif had met the presidents of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan and Russia, a customary meeting with Xi was 'conspicuously absent'.