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Pakistani security forces kill eight militants in Karachi

Pakistani paramilitary troops have killed eight militants from a group which tried to assassinate an opposition politician in Karachi, officials said Sunday.

Oct 22, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

Pakistan's Sindh recruits women for anti-terror operations

Police in Pakistan's Sindh province, for the first time ever, have recruited 40 women in its Counter-Terrorism Department and Rapid Response Force.

Jun 04, 2017, 11:13 AM IST

Indian clerics accuse Pakistan daily of calling them RAW agents, thanks Modi govt

Pakistani newspaper Ummat had reported that the clerics worked for Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) movement.

Mar 20, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Two Indian Sufi clerics land in Delhi from Pakistan, to meet Sushma Swaraj later today

The two Indian clerics, who had gone missing in Pakistan, landed in India on Monday.

Mar 20, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

Pakistani jirga asks man to pay Rs 1.7 mn fine for 'love marriage'

The law effectively legalises the Jirga system which often comes under scanner for anti-women decisions.

Mar 09, 2017, 16:33 PM IST

Eliminate terrorists with full force: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to armed forces

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today ordered the law enforcement agencies to eliminate terrorists with "full force" as the death toll rose to 88 in an Islamic State suicide bombing at a revered Sufi shrine in the Sindh province.

Feb 17, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine attack: 35 terrorists killed in Pakistan security crackdown

At least 35 terrorists were killed as the law enforcement agencies launched a security crackdown across Pakistan on Friday.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:03 PM IST

Chinese engineer working on CPEC survives roadside bombing in Pakistan

The attack on the Chinese engineer came on a day when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated a 448-kilometre-long Sorab-Hoshab road.

Dec 14, 2016, 19:46 PM IST

13 injured in Eid bombings in Pakistan

At least 13 people, including five policemen, were today injured in two separate suicide bombings during Eid prayers targeting minority Shias in Pakistan's relatively peaceful southern Sindh province.

Sep 13, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

SHOCKING! Pak cop sold Hindu girl for Rs 50,000, forcibly converted to Islam - Details inside

The incident came to light when she narrated her ordeal at a police station.

Sep 12, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

After Gilgit, PoK and Balochistan, 'azaadi' slogans resonate in Pakistan's Sindh – Watch

Pakistan is already grappling with protests in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), Gilgit-Baltistan, and Balochistan.

Aug 29, 2016, 09:18 AM IST

Why this Pakistan minister created WhatsApp group for Cabinet members

Chief Minister of Pakistan's Sindh province Murad Ali Shah has created a group on instant messaging service WhatsApp for Cabinet members aimed at keeping him informed about their activities.

Aug 02, 2016, 10:20 AM IST

Forced conversions un-Islamic: Pakistani Senate panel

Senator Gian Chand informed the committee that Hindu girls in Sindh province -- home to the majority of the 3 million Hindus living in Pakistan -- were the victims of force conversions.

Jun 21, 2016, 21:46 PM IST

Shame! 11-year-old Hindu boy raped, murdered in Pakistan

A 11-year-old Pakistani Hindu boy has been allegedly raped and murdered in Sindh province, triggering protests by people demanding a probe into the recent incident.

May 08, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

Now Holi is a public holiday in this province of Pakistan

Pakistan`s Sindh province has declared a public holiday on March 24 as a public holiday to mark the occasion of Holi - a religious festival of the Hindu community, the media reported on Sunday.

Mar 20, 2016, 09:30 AM IST

Over 100 infants died in Pakistan's Sindh of viral diseases

Over 100 newborn babies and several women have died in Pakistan's drought-hit southern Sindh province this month of water-borne and viral diseases, according to health officials.

Jan 28, 2016, 05:32 AM IST

Pakistan detains 6 women involved in arranging wives, funds for IS

The police said the suspicious activities of the network came to light when they detained the wives of two wealthy men who facilitated the killing of 45 Shia Muslims in a passenger bus in May.

Dec 24, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Pakistan provinces vote in local government polls

Voters lined up outside polling stations on Saturday as voting for the first phase of the much-delayed local body polls in Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh provinces.

Oct 31, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Pakistan's Shi`ites mark Ashura amid tight security after bombing

Shi`ites in Pakistan on Saturday demanded more protection from the government even as they observed Ashura amid tight security, a day after militant group LeJ carried out a suicide bombing on a Muharram procession in the Sindh province that claimed 24 lives.

Oct 24, 2015, 20:53 PM IST