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Pakistan provincial minister among 14 killed in suicide attack

Shadi Khan (Pakistan) - Two suicide attackers on Sunday killed a Pakistani provincial minister who had campaigned against militants along with at least 13...

Punjab Govt orders probe into huge child abuse scandal

Lahore (Pakistan) - A Pakistani province on Sunday announced a judicial inquiry into a massive child abuse and extortion scandal allegedly involving hundreds of...

Pakistan minister resigns after BBC claims of ISI coup plot

Islamabad - A Pakistani government minister resigned Saturday, officials said, after a controversial interview with the BBC in which he claimed the country's former...

Top Pakistan judges back controversial military courts

Islamabad - Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday approved controversial new military courts set up to hear terror cases, rejecting an attempt to have them...

Pakistan Railways launches Greenline Train today

Green Line Train; one of the new train projects of Pakistan railways was inaugurated by Nawaz Sharif this Friday. The train is expected to...

Maleeha Lodhi terms the post-2015 Agenda as a roadmap for future development

Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi has termed the post-2015 Agenda as a roadmap for future development.Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi has called...

Pakistan claims killing of major Al-Qaeda commander in country

Quetta (Pakistan) - Pakistani security forces have killed a senior Al-Qaeda commander and detained his wife in an overnight raid on his hideout in...

Scotland Yard team arrives in Pakistan

A two member team of Scotland Yard arrived here on Saturday in connection with the murder case of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Dr...

Driver detained for breaching Pakistan PM’s convoy: officials

Islamabad - Pakistani authorities on Sunday detained a man on suspicion of attempting to ram Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's car as it was travelling...

PBS reviews arrangements to conduct population census

ISLAMABAD, Governing Council of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Wednesday reviewed arrangements and modalities for the conduct of Population and Housing Census in March...

PM reviews power, petroleum supply ahead of Ramazan

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level meeting to review power and petroleum supply situation during summer months especially during Ramadan, at the...

Several projects launched to overcome power shortages: Abid Sher Ali

The Senate was informed on Friday that government has launched a number of power projects in the public and private sectors to overcome power...

Judicial commission orders to open vote bags for Form 15

A detailed written verdict over 'Form 15' has been issued by the judicial commission ordering to open vote bags for the said forms during...

Pakistan’s economy has improved in recent years: WSJ

A renowned US English daily, The Wall Street Journal says Pakistan's economy has improved in recent years despite security challenges and energy problems.In its...

Most urbanite Pakistanis are dissatisfied with the water and sanitation facilities available in their...

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, 25% urbanite Pakistanis rated the water and sanitation facilities in their city...

COAS visits Swat

Rawalpindi ,Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif visited Swat on Wednesday and inaugurated a post graduate college and a paramedical institute at Saidu...

Press Freedom Day: Quality journalism is voice of voiceless people: Sharmila

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day today, Sindh's Culture and Tourism Minister Ms Sharmila Farooqui said on Sunday that quality journalism is...

PM-COAS meet to review Zarb-e-Azb, NAP

A very high-level civil-military meeting was held early Wednesday which was being chaired by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to discuss national security issues...

Khalid Siraj Subhani: Engro Corp announces its new President

The Board of Directors of Engro Corporation Limited on Wednesday announced the appointment of Khalid Siraj Subhani as the new President and CEO of...

PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurates Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Service

Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz Sharif proudly inaugurated the mega project of Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Service here on Thursday. Metro Bus service is...