India-Pakistani designers to share stage at 'Shaan-e-Pakistan'
India-Pakistani designers to share stage at 'Shaan-e-Pakistan'

 Huma Nassr, widely known as the first Pakistani entrepreneur in India, is set to launch a 'Shaan-e-Pakistan' event at the country's high commission here where fashion designers from the two countries will share the stage in a cross-border cultural exchange rising above starchy political and official ties between the two countries.

Italy arrests Pakistani accused of bloody 2009 Peshawar blasts

A Pakistani suspected of involvement in the Peshawar market bombing - one of the country's bloodiest attacks - has been arrested in Rome, Italian police said on Friday.

17-year-old is 'UK's youngest ever suicide bomber'
17-year-old is 'UK's youngest ever suicide bomber'

 A 17-year-old boy who left the UK to join the dreaded Islamic State terror group is believed to have become Britain's youngest ever suicide bomber after he reportedly blew himself up in Iraq with militants posting pictures of him on social media.

Pakistani-US brothers jailed for terrorism, assault

Two Pakistani-American brothers were given hefty jail terms in Florida on Thursday for terrorism and for assaulting two federal agents while in custody.

DNA: Syed Ali Geelani's separatist rant - Not an Indian by birth, passport a compulsion

Separatist Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Friday said that he is not an Indian by birth. Appearing before passport authorities, Geelani said it is a compulsion that he has to travel with an Indian passport.

Pakistani actress Urwa refuses Ekta Kapoor's 'Azhar'
Pakistani actress Urwa refuses Ekta Kapoor's 'Azhar'

It is being rumored that Pakistani actress Urwa Hocane desires to do meaty roles in Bollywood and she is getting offers for the same as well.

Nawazuddin to play Pakistani journalist in 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'
Nawazuddin to play Pakistani journalist in 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'

 Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui essays a Pakistani journalist in forthcoming Salman Khan starrer “Bajrangi Bhaijaan”, which is scheduled to release on July 17.

Pakistani beheaded in Saudi Arabia, 84 executions in 2015

Saudi Arabia on Sunday beheaded a Pakistani national convicted of drug trafficking, bringing to 84 the number of such executions in the kingdom in 2015.

Pakistani actors' bold act not gender specific, says Imran Abbas

 Pakistani actresses like Humaima Malick and Veena Malik Khan have gone uninhibitedly bold on Bollywood screens unlike the male stars from their country. But Lahore-based actor Imran Abbas Naqvi says the actresses have done so only to meet their roles’ demand, and he won’t mind following in their footsteps if it’s “inevitable".

Indian, Pakistani fashion markets draw upon many similarities
Indian, Pakistani fashion markets draw upon many similarities

 Many associate bold cuts, colours and patterns with Indian fashion whereas Pakistani designs are said to ooze with smart detailing and craftsmanship. However, both the markets are unique and different in their own way, says Saad Ali, CEO of Pakistan Fashion Design Council, the only fashion council in the country that was conceived with the aim to felicitate Pakistani designers.

Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback
Pakistan's Mohammad Amir bags three wickets on comeback

Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir showed no signs of rustiness as he made his return after a five-year spot-fixing ban on Friday, bagging three wickets in his first spell in competitive cricket since 2010.

26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered a child while in jail
26/11 accused Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi fathered a child while in jail

One of India's most wanted man, LeT operations commander and a key planner of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi led a luxurious life and fathered a child while he remained in confines of high-security Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, reports said on Friday.

DNA: Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai honoured with Nobel Peace Prize 2014

The Indian Child Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani Braveheart Malala Yousafzai was awarded the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize 2014.

Indian Kashmir turns out to vote as Modi eyes power

Voetrs in Indian Kashmir turned out in large numbers under tight security Tuesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Hindu nationalist party tried to win power for the first time in the tense Muslim-majority state.

Sixth Pakistani in three weeks beheaded in Saudi

Saudi Arabia on Thursday executed a Pakistani for heroin smuggling, bringing to six the number of convicted Pakistani drug smugglers beheaded over the past three weeks.

Wasim Akram hails Sachin Tendulkar as perfect batsman
Wasim Akram hails Sachin Tendulkar as perfect batsman

Sachin Tendulkar's awe-inspiring career, which lasted more than two decades, would have been incomplete had he not been a part of the 2011 World Cup winning Indian cricket team, feels Pakistani pace legend Wasim Akram.

Schools shut in areas hit by Pakistani shelling

Authorities Tuesday ordered closure of educational institutions in areas affected by shelling by Pakistani forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district.

Pak developing sea-based and short-range N-weapons: Analysts

Pakistan is developing sea-based missiles and expanding its interest in tactical nuclear warheads to give it a "second-strike" capability if a catastrophic nuclear attack destroyed all its land-based weapons, according to a media report on Sunday.

Pakistanis debate VIP culture after lawmakers thrown off plane

Angry Pakistani airline passengers have forced two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure by almost two hours, sparking a passionate debate about the country`s so-called `VIP culture` after footage was posted online.

Pakistani man arrested in Thailand for smuggling heroin

A Pakistani man has been arrested for attempting to smuggle heroin into Thailand by swallowing 20 packets of the drug worth about 1.2 million baht to avoid detection.