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Pakistan News: Latest and Breaking News from Pakistan today that are making headlines in the country and around the world. Our exclusive news coverage include latest developing stories, news reports and updates of latest happenings. Pakistan National News and top stories from our news desk are updated hourly every day.

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’s ex-spymaster Hamid Gul dies aged 79

Islamabad - Pakistan's former spymaster Hamid Gul, who trained Afghan resistance fighters against the Soviets and helped create the Taliban, has died at the...

Air strikes kill 40 militants in NW Pakistan: military

Islamabad - Air strikes on Sunday killed 40 suspected militants in northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border as part of a major operation against...

India summons Pakistan envoy over civilian deaths in Kashmir

New Delhi - India summoned Pakistan's envoy in New Delhi Sunday to protest against civilian deaths in recent troop firings along their disputed border,...

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...

Will achieve economic goals through Punjab Growth Strategy 2018: CM Shahbaz Sharif

Re-affirming his vision for Punjab's development during the inaugural function of Punjab Growth Strategy 2018, the Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has expressed his views...

Pakistan announces death penalty for six militants behind Peshawar school attack

Islamabad - Pakistan's army on Thursday announced the death penalty for six militants linked to an assault on a school in the northwestern city...

Pakistan’s answer to ‘The Onion’ tackles tough topics with satire

Islamabad - From a mullah who wants a military operation against women wearing jeans to "uncircumcised" Islamic State fighters, a satirical Pakistani website is...

Afghan officials visit Pakistan to revive peace talks

Islamabad - Afghan officials met with their counterparts in Islamabad Thursday to discuss the revival of suspended talks with the Taliban, which stalled following...

Pakistan’s top diplomat to visit India

Islamabad - Pakistan's top diplomat said Thursday he would visit India later this month on an "ice breaking" tour as violence simmers in the...

Soldier, two militants killed in Kashmir gun battles

Srinagar (India) - An Indian soldier and two suspected militants were killed in Kashmir in two separate gun battles along the de facto border...

12 killed in Pakistan army chopper crash: officials

Islamabad - Twelve people were killed Thursday when a helicopter belonging to the army crashed in northwest Pakistan, officials said."All the 12 people...

Woman killed, eight wounded in continued Kashmir shelling: Pakistan

Muzaffarabad (Pakistan) - A woman was killed and eight others wounded on Sunday in the latest cross-border shelling by India in the disputed region...

US drone strike kills five militants in NW Pakistan

Peshawar (Pakistan) - A US drone attack on a militant compound in a restive Pakistani tribal area Thursday killed at least five militants, security...

Pakistan defies rights protests to hang ‘teen’ convict

Karachi (AFP) - Pakistan executed a convicted child killer Tuesday, brushing aside a storm of protests from rights groups that his confession had been...

Shoaib Akhtar debuts in Pakistani film ‘Sikander’

Pakistan former captain and fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, who is most popular for his controversies in the cricket world, is all set to make...

Senior journalist Kamran Khan joins Dunya News after resigning from BOL

Senior journalist Kamran Khan, one of the country’s most famous and senior journalist has joined Dunya News as the President and Editor-in-Chief. Earlier, Kamran...

Daska Incident: SHO Shehzad Warraich sent on 12 days physical remand

The Anti-terrorism court in Gujranwala sent Inspector Shehzad Warraich on a physical remand of 12 days on the allegation of killing two notable lawyers...