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    Shelling across Pakistan-India border kills 6 civilians

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:39am on September 23, 2017

    Shelling along the disputed border between Pakistan and India killed six civilians, and wounded an additional 30 people, officials from the two sides said on...

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    Pakistan tells UN won’t be ‘scapegoat’ in Afghan war

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:46pm on September 22, 2017

    Pakistan refuses to be a ‘scapegoat’ for Afghanistan’s bloodshed or to fight wars for others, prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi told the...

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    Nawaz Sharif’s wife wins by-election

    Reuters . Lahore | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2017

    The wife of ousted Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday captured his parliamentary seat with a reduced majority in a by-election seen as a...

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    Pak court rejects ex-PM’s appeal against ousting

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on September 16, 2017

    Pakistan’s Supreme Court Friday dismissed an appeal from former prime minister Nawaz Sharif against his disqualification from the premiership over corruption allegations tied to the...

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    Camaraderie, Café 1947 and faluda

    by Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 12:05am on September 15, 2017

    WITH the weariness of a kind that could be held off for a couple of more hours, we headed for Jinnah Super Market to thumb...

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    10 killed as van collides with trailer in Pakistan

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:02pm on September 10, 2017

    Pakistani police say 10 members of a family who were on their way to a wedding celebration died when their van collided with a long...

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    Musharraf declared fugitive in Benazir Bhutto’s murder trial

    Agence France-Presse . Rawalpindi | Updated at 01:08am on September 01, 2017

    A Pakistani court Thursday branded former military ruler Pervez Musharraf a fugitive in ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto’s murder trial, but acquitted five men accused of...

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    Enumerating Pakistan

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 30, 2017

    ON Friday, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics shared a provisional results summary of the country’s sixth population census...

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    Tamim named in World XI to play in Pakistan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on August 25, 2017

    Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal was selected in the 14-man squad of the World XI that will play three-match series against Pakistan at Lahore from September...

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    US puts more pressure on Pakistan to help with Afghan war

    Reuters | Updated at 08:50am on August 23, 2017

    The United States suggested on Tuesday it could cut US aid to Pakistan or downgrade Islamabad's status as a major non-NATO ally to pressure the...