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Pakistan's CPEC expressway hits environment roadblock as locals protest

According to the KP forest department, 27,059 trees have already been cut down and 50,000 more will be felled for the project.


Jun 29, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Hindus cut short Shivratri by a day over security fears in Pakistan

The Hindu community in Pakistan's Mansehra district cut short its annual three-day Maha Shivaratri festival by a day mainly due to the prevailing security situation in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.

Feb 26, 2017, 17:35 PM IST

When faith won over 'hate of partition': The story of two Shiva temples in Pakistan

Two famous Shiv temples they are back to being 'temples' in Pakistan.

Mar 07, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

Mild tremors felt in Pakistan

An earthquake measuring 2.6 on the Richter scale were felt in parts of Pakistan on Sunday, the country's meteorological department said.

Jan 03, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

Twelve feared killed in Pakistani air ambulance helicopter crash

A Pakistani military helicopter being used as an air ambulance crashed near the northern district of Mansehra on Thursday, and the 12 people on board were feared dead, military officials said.

Aug 06, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Strong earthquake jolts parts of Pakistan

 A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit northern region of Pakistan, including capital city of Islamabad Friday, media reported.

Feb 27, 2015, 08:03 AM IST

Road accident in Pakistan kills ten

At least ten people were killed and 30 others injured when an over speeding bus overturned in central Pakistan.

Oct 03, 2014, 17:07 PM IST