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Pak’s NA to take up anti-terror financing bills

Islamabad, July 13 | Pakistan's National Assembly will on Monday take up two crucial bills seeking amendments to the anti-terrorism act in order to...

Pak public urged to continue taking precautionary measures

Islamabad, July 12 | The Pakistan government has urged the public to continue taking precautionary measures to avoid a spike in the number of...

95% licences of Pak pilots serving in 7 countries cleared

Islamabad, July 11 | The Aviation Division has cleared 95 per cent licences of Pakistani pilots serving in different airlines in seven countries, while...

Pak PM urges coordinated national response to cope with locust attack

Islamabad, July 11 | Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan urged a coordinated national response of federal and provincial governments and organizations to cope with...

Major locust swarms may reach Pak later this month

Islamabad, July 10 | Pakistan officials have warned that the next few weeks could be crucial in the fight against desert locust infestation with...

Kashmir: Geelani didn’t quit, he was dumped by Pak

New Delhi, July 9 | Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the patriarch of the pro-Pakistan separatist movement in Kashmir, quit the All Parties Hurriyat Conference....

Fake pilot licenses scandal triggers grounding of Pak pilots

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, July 9 | Pakistan airlines continues to suffer global embarrassment after the revelation by the country's Aviation Minister, admitting that at...

Shahid Afridi Foundation logo to feature on Pak players’ kits

Lahore, July 9 | The Pakistan cricket team, which is currently in England to play three Tests and as many T20Is in August...

Pak schools should reopen in September: Education Ministers

Islamabad, July 9 | Schools across Pakistan should be reopened in September subject to approval from the National Coordination Committee (NCC) amid the COVID-19...

30 Pak cities under smart lockdown

Islamabad, July 9 | The Pakistan government has imposed a smart lockdown in 30 cities across the country in an effort to help prevent...

2 civilian injured in Pak firing in J&K’s Tangdhar

Srinagar, July 8 | Hours after a 63-year-old woman was killed and two civilians were injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Mendhar...

Pak bowlers to struggle more in England due to saliva ban,...

Karachi, July 8 | Left-arm pacer Junaid Khan feels Pakistan bowlers are likely to struggle more due to the saliva ban than their English...

Pak claims Kulbhushan Jadhav refuses to file review petition

New Delhi, July 8 | Pakistan has claimed that captured Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav has refused to file a review petition and has decided...

Protests erupt in PoK: Save river, save Muzaffarabad, save us from...

By Ateet SharmaNew Delhi, July 8 | How much is $1.5 billion in Pakistani rupees? The figure would make many eyeballs pop out in...

Woman killed in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pak (Ld)

Jammu, July 8 | One woman was killed and two others were injured on Wednesday in ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line...

Amid China border tension, India faces more Pak ceasefire violations

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, July 7 | For the first time, the Indian military finds itself stretched between the border with China where...

Pak opens first ventilators’ production facility

Islamabad, July 7 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated the country's first indigenous ventilators' manufacturing facility."It is a landmark achievement for the...

Pak renews calls for repatriation of Afghan refugees

Islamabad, July 7 | Pakistan has renewed its call for repatriation of the Afghan refugees and said the return of over two million refugees...

Incidents of violence against women increase in Pak

Islamabad, July 6 | The Aurat Foundation, a non-governmental organisation working for womens rights in Pakistan, has said that the COVID-19 pandemic has severely...

Pak to open 4 border points with Iran

Islamabad, July 5 | The Pakistan government has decided to open four border points with neighbouring Iran from Sunday for trade.The four border entry...

Show-cause notices sent to 30 more Pak pilots

Islamabad, July 5 | Show-cause notices were issued to 30 more Pakistani pilots with 'dubious licences' after completion of an inquiry as the government...

Emirates resumes service to 4 Pak cities

Islamabad, July 4 | UAE flag carrier Emirates have resu­med passenger services to Pakistans four main cities of Karachi, Lahore, Islam­abad and Sialkot after...

Pak Foreign Minister tests COVID-19 positive

Islamabad, July 4 | Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi confirmed that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, but was feeling "strong...

Except for Sindh, Pak Covid situation improving: Asad Umar

Islamabad, July 3 | Pakistan's Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives, Asad Umar on Friday said that while the country's overall coronavirus...

Pak opposition slams Imran Khan for failed diplomacy over Kashmir

Islamabad, July 3 | In a recent address to the Parliament, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan said that foreign policy of his government...

Pak killed 14 Indians in ceasefire violations in last 6 months

New Delhi, July 3 | The government said on Friday that 14 Indians have been killed while 88 others have been injured by Pakistan...

Pak PM launches initiative to protect, promote national parks

Islamabad, July 3 | Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan launched an initiative to preserve nature by protecting and promoting 15 national parks in an...

Khalilzad holds talks with Pak FM on Afghan peace process

Islamabad, July 2 | US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad held talks with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi here on the...

Second group of 6 Pak players to leave for England on...

Lahore, July 1 | The second group of six Pakistan cricketers will depart for Manchester on Friday by the national carrier, the Pakistan Cricket...

Pak death row convict released after 21 years

Islamabad, July 1 | A Pakistani man, who spent the last 21 years on death row for a crime he was convicted of committing...

Pak govt extends permission to operate domestic flights

Islamabad, July 1 | The Pakistan government has decided to further extend the permission for operating domestic flights to and from six airports of...

Akmal blames bias for not being able to make Pak return

Lahore, June 30 | Wicketkeeper batsman Kamran Akmal has said that he has not been able to make a comeback into the Pakistan team...

6 Pak players test negative for COVID-19, eligible to join side...

Lahore, June 30 | The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday informed that Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and...

India condemns Karachi attack, calls out Pak for conspiracy theories

New Delhi, June 29 | The Central government on Monday condemned the Karachi terror attack and called out Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi...

Pak SC to take up plea for urgent hearing of Daniel...

Islamabad, June 29 | The Pakistan Supreme Court will on Monday take up the Sindh governments request for an urgent hearing of its appeal...

‘Pak management has more experience of English conditions than others’

Lahore, June 27 | Pakistan Test captain Azhar Ali said that he hopes the experience that the team management has of playing in England...

Pak trying to create ‘mirage of goodwill’ over Kartarpur re-opening (Ld)

New Delhi, June 27 | The government on Saturday rubbished Pakistan's "readiness" to reopen the Kartarpur Corridor for Indian Sikhs, by calling it...

Pak signs $2.4bn hydrapower project with China, Kashmiris irked

By Hamza AmeerMuzaffarabad, June 26 | The Pakistan government has signed a tripartite agreement with China for the construction of the 1,124 megawatt...

‘97,393 Pak nationals repatriated due to COVID-19’

Islamabad, June 26 | A total of 97,393 Pakistani nationals stranded abroad due to the COVID-19 pandemic, had been repatriated, according to the Foreign...

CPEC to be game changer for Pak’s Balochistan: Experts

Islamabad, June 26 | The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will be a game changer for Pakistan's southwest Balochistan province, according to experts.The observation was...

Fakhar’s knock against SA turning point for Pak in 2017 CT:...

Lahore, June 25 | Fakhar Zaman's knock of 31 runs against South Africa in the group stage of the 2017 Champions Trophy was the...

Pak govt to convert locusts into organic fertilisers

Islamabad, June 25 | The Pakistan government has decided to convert locust swarms, which have been described by some as a bigger threat than...

Pak slams India for seeking reduction in diplomatic staff

Islamabad, June 25 | A day after India unilaterally asked for Pakistani diplomatic staff to be reduced in the country, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah...

In a first, Pak capital to get Hindu temple, crematorium

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, June 24 | The Hindu community living in the Pakistan capital will finally be getting a proper temple, allowing them to...

COVID-19: You are all warriors, get well soon – Shaheen to...

Lahore, June 23 | Shortly after the Pakistan Cricket Board confirmed that a further seven players and a player support personnel from a total...

India asks Pak to reduce its High Commission staff strength by...

New Delhi/Islamabad, June 23 | In a strong diplomatic offensive, the government on Tuesday decided to reduce the staff of Pakistan's High Commission in...

Pak violates ceasefire on LoC in J&K’s Kupwara

Srinagar, June 23 | Pakistan resorted to heavy shelling on the Line of Control (LoC) on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district. Defence sources...

Pak receives 1st Afghan export since pandemic began

Islamabad, June 23 | Pakistan received the first Afghan export via three major border points after nearly three months since the COVID-19 pandemic hit...

Ahead of Eng tour, three Pak players test positive for COVID-19

Lahore, June 22 | Three Pakistan players -- Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan -- have tested positive for COVID-19, the Pakistan Cricket...

Soldier killed in Pak firing on LoC

Jammu, June 22 | An Army jawan was killed on Monday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's...

Business

Amid volatility, Sensex trims major gains, RIL at new high

Mumbai, July 13 | The Indian stock market trimmed most of its initial gains on Monday in a largely volatile trade session.The BSE Sensex,...