Articles about Pakistan

India terms OIC remark on Yasin Malik's conviction 'unacceptable'

28 May 2022

India
India terms OIC remark on Yasin Malik's conviction 'unacceptable'

India on Friday lambasted the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for condemning the verdict in the terror funding case involving Kashmiri separatist Yasin Malik, claiming that the OIC has tacitly supported terrorist operations.

Pakistan PM Sharif snubs Imran on early polls demand

27 May 2022

World
Pakistan PM Sharif snubs Imran on early polls demand

In a sharp response to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's demand for early polls in the country, Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday said the National Assembly would decide the date for the next general elections.

4 LeT terrorists killed in J&K, TV artist's murder solved

27 May 2022

India
4 LeT terrorists killed in J&K, TV artist's murder solved

Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) killed four terrorists overnight in two separate encounters in Srinagar and Pulwama districts, the police said on Friday.

Geetanjali Shree becomes first Hindi novelist to win Booker Prize

27 May 2022

World
Geetanjali Shree becomes first Hindi novelist to win Booker Prize

Indian novel Tomb of Sand, written by writer Geetanjali Shree and translated into English from Hindi by American Daisy Rockwell, became the first novel in any Indian language to receive the prestigious International Booker Prize.

Pakistan's ISI planning to blow up Indian railway tracks: Report

23 May 2022

India
Pakistan's ISI planning to blow up Indian railway tracks: Report

The Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan has allegedly organized a large plot to target railway lines in many Indian states, India Today reported quoting intelligence sources.

Pakistan commits to fighting terrorism, seeks 'balanced ties' with world

21 May 2022

World
Pakistan commits to fighting terrorism, seeks 'balanced ties' with world

Pakistan has pledged to eliminate the threat of terrorism and bring complete peace to the country, according to a recent statement released by its Foreign Office (FO).

Amritsar: BSF shoots down Pakistan drone carrying 10.7kg heroin

09 May 2022

India
Amritsar: BSF shoots down Pakistan drone carrying 10.7kg heroin

The Border Security Force (BSF) shot down a drone coming from Pakistan that was carrying heroin in Punjab's Amritsar, officials said on Monday.

Pakistan: Unidentified men dig up girl's grave, rape corpse

08 May 2022

World
Pakistan: Unidentified men dig up girl's grave, rape corpse

In a shocking incident reported from Pakistan, some unidentified men allegedly dug up a teenage girl's body and raped her in the Chak Kamala village of Punjab Province's Gujrat on Thursday.

Shari Baloch: Highly-educated Karachi suicide bomber and mother of two

27 Apr 2022

World
Shari Baloch: Highly-educated Karachi suicide bomber and mother of two

Some gripping details are emerging about the explosion at Pakistan's Karachi University that killed four people, including three Chinese nationals.

Ilhan Omar on 'personal' Pakistan visit: US after India's condemnation

22 Apr 2022

World
Ilhan Omar on 'personal' Pakistan visit: US after India's condemnation

The United States on Friday clarified that American lawmaker Ilhan Omar was on an "unofficial, personal" Pakistan visit, which doesn't represent the US administration in any way.

India preparing dossier of Pakistan-based terrorists for UN to see

20 Apr 2022

India
India preparing dossier of Pakistan-based terrorists for UN to see

India is preparing a dossier of Pakistan-based terrorists operating in Jammu and Kashmir to raise the issue with the United Nations in order to corner them, Hindustan Times reported, citing Union Home Ministry officials.

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif raises Kashmir issue; Modi addresses terrorism

12 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif raises Kashmir issue; Modi addresses terrorism

The newly-elected Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif told the parliament on Monday that "durable peace" with India is not possible until "the Kashmir dispute is resolved."

Pakistan: National Assembly elects Shehbaz Sharif as new prime minister

11 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: National Assembly elects Shehbaz Sharif as new prime minister

Shehbaz Sharif was elected unopposed as Pakistan's new prime minister on Monday in a crucial National Assembly session.

Who's Shehbaz Sharif? Key facts about his life, political career

10 Apr 2022

World
Who's Shehbaz Sharif? Key facts about his life, political career

Shehbaz Sharif has been officially nominated as the joint prime ministerial candidate of the Opposition parties in Pakistan ahead of Monday's election to elect a new premier.

Pakistan: Opposition officially nominates Shehbaz Sharif as joint PM candidate

10 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: Opposition officially nominates Shehbaz Sharif as joint PM candidate

The Opposition parties in Pakistan on Sunday officially nominated the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz's (PML-N) President, Shehbaz Sharif, as their joint candidate ahead of the prime ministerial election on Monday, reported the country's ARY News.

Pakistan Prime Minister ousted: Important highlights; what to expect next?

10 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan Prime Minister ousted: Important highlights; what to expect next?

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was removed from power on Sunday after losing the no-confidence vote in the National Assembly, despite the fact that he was still a long way from completing his five-year tenure.

Shehbaz Sharif to be named Pakistan's next PM on Monday

10 Apr 2022

World
Shehbaz Sharif to be named Pakistan's next PM on Monday

The Imran Khan-led government in Pakistan was ousted from power after losing a much-delayed no-confidence vote early on Sunday.

Pakistan: National Assembly session begins; no-confidence vote fourth on agenda

09 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: National Assembly session begins; no-confidence vote fourth on agenda

The National Assembly of Pakistan convened on Saturday for a crucial session during which Prime Minister Imran Khan's government will face a no-confidence vote.

Pakistan: PM Imran Khan to face no-confidence vote today

09 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: PM Imran Khan to face no-confidence vote today

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will face a no-confidence vote against his government on Saturday, where he reportedly has very little chance of surviving.

Pakistan: Imran Khan loses SC battle; no-trust vote on Saturday

08 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: Imran Khan loses SC battle; no-trust vote on Saturday

The no-confidence vote against Pakistani PM Imran Khan will now take place on Saturday after the country's Supreme Court on Thursday termed its dismissal by the Deputy Speaker "unconstitutional" and reconstituted the National Assembly.

Pakistan: Imran Khan seeks fresh polls, no-confidence motion dismissed

03 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan: Imran Khan seeks fresh polls, no-confidence motion dismissed

In an interesting turn of events, the no-confidence motion against the government led by Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan was dismissed without a vote on Sunday.

'Ready to move forward on Kashmir if...': Pakistan army chief

02 Apr 2022

World
'Ready to move forward on Kashmir if...': Pakistan army chief

Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday said that Islamabad believes in resolving all issues with India via dialogue and is ready to move ahead on the Kashmir issue if India agrees.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan blames US for political crisis, backtracks

01 Apr 2022

World
Pakistan PM Imran Khan blames US for political crisis, backtracks

Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, during an address to the nation on Thursday, stated he will not resign from the top post.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan may dissolve assembly amid secret talks

31 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan PM Imran Khan may dissolve assembly amid secret talks

Backdoor discussions are underway in Pakistan to negotiate an agreement between Prime Minister Imran Khan and the unified opposition to dissolve the lower house, according to PTI.

Court cautions Pakistan PM Imran Khan against sharing 'secret' letter

31 Mar 2022

World
Court cautions Pakistan PM Imran Khan against sharing 'secret' letter

The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday cautioned Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan against sharing the contents of the 'secret' letter that he has been claiming as proof of a foreign conspiracy to unseat him.

No-confidence motion tabled against Pakistan PM Imran Khan

28 Mar 2022

World
No-confidence motion tabled against Pakistan PM Imran Khan

A no-confidence motion was introduced in Pakistan's National Assembly on Monday to remove Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Pakistan: No-confidence vote against PM Imran Khan likely today

25 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan: No-confidence vote against PM Imran Khan likely today

The National Assembly of Pakistan is likely to take up a no-trust vote against Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday.

China's comments on J&K in Pakistan 'uncalled for,' says India

24 Mar 2022

India
China's comments on J&K in Pakistan 'uncalled for,' says India

India on Wednesday "rejected" the "uncalled reference" to Jammu and Kashmir by the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during his speech in Pakistan.

Pakistan: 18-year-old Hindu girl killed for refusing conversion, marriage

22 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan: 18-year-old Hindu girl killed for refusing conversion, marriage

A Hindu girl was murdered for declining a marriage proposal in the Sukkur district of Sindh, a province in Pakistan.

How would you fund $1.5B subsidy package? IMF asks Pakistan

20 Mar 2022

World
How would you fund $1.5B subsidy package? IMF asks Pakistan

The International Monetary Pay (IMF) has asked Pakistan to clarify how it plans to fund a $1.5 billion subsidy package promised by Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Video: Explosion rocks ammunition depot in Pakistan's Sialkot

20 Mar 2022

World
Video: Explosion rocks ammunition depot in Pakistan's Sialkot

A massive explosion has been reported in the northern Pakistani city of Sialkot.

Missile incident regrettable; Indian systems reliable, safe: Rajnath in Parliament

15 Mar 2022

India
Missile incident regrettable; Indian systems reliable, safe: Rajnath in Parliament

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday informed the Parliament that the government has taken "serious note" of the incident in which an unarmed supersonic missile was "inadvertently" launched on March 9 and landed in Pakistan.

Pakistan seeks joint probe into accidental missile firing by India

13 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan seeks joint probe into accidental missile firing by India

Pakistan has sought a joint probe into the "missile misfire" event that happened on Wednesday when a missile launched from India landed on Pakistani soil, The Indian Express reported on Sunday.

India orders probe after accidentally firing missile into Pakistan

12 Mar 2022

India
India orders probe after accidentally firing missile into Pakistan

The Centre has ordered a high-level inquiry after a missile was fired "mistakenly" from the Indian side into an area in Pakistan earlier this week.

IC-814 hijacker Zahoor Ibrahim shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi: Report

08 Mar 2022

World
IC-814 hijacker Zahoor Ibrahim shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi: Report

Zahoor Ibrahim, one of the terrorists who hijacked the Indian Airlines plane IC-814 in 1999, was reportedly killed in Pakistan on March 1.

Pakistan: Suicide bomb blast inside Peshawar mosque kills 30

04 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan: Suicide bomb blast inside Peshawar mosque kills 30

An explosion at a mosque rocked the Kocha Risaldar area of Pakistan's Peshawar city on Friday.

US fines National Bank of Pakistan for anti-money laundering violations

25 Feb 2022

World
US fines National Bank of Pakistan for anti-money laundering violations

The United States federal regulators imposed fines worth $55 million on the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) for non-compliance and anti-money laundering violations.

BSF arrests 6 Pakistani nationals during search operation in Bhuj

11 Feb 2022

India
BSF arrests 6 Pakistani nationals during search operation in Bhuj

Officials of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday arrested at least six Pakistani nationals from the Harami Nalla area in Bhuj, Gujarat.

Why are big brands apologizing to Indian people?

09 Feb 2022

Business
Why are big brands apologizing to Indian people?

Several major companies have joined the chorus in issuing public apologies to Indian people over controversial posts on Kashmir.

Why are Indians calling for Hyundai's boycott?

07 Feb 2022

Business
Why are Indians calling for Hyundai's boycott?

Hyundai, the South Korean car maker, is under fire in India after social media accounts linked to the company posted controversial comments on Kashmir.

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