COAS for collective response against emerging challenges

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa Wednesday said that Pakistan and Azerbaijan necessitate close cooperation and collective response against...

Parliament only forum for legislation on any issue: Babar Awan

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to Prime Minister on Political Affairs Dr Babar Awan has said that demand of opposition to hold All Parties Conference...

Imran has ‘no right to comment on Pakistan’s nuclear status’: Maryam

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Vice President Maryam Nawaz on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is “not representative of the people of...

Three killed, 21 injured in Lahore neighborhood blast

LAHORE: A blast near Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed’s house in Johar Town on Wednesday afternoon claimed the lives of three people while...

Progress on CPEC projects in Punjab satisfactory, says Bajwa

LAHORE: CPEC Authority Chairman Lt Gen (r) Asim Saleem Bajwa met with Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office on...

Usman Kakar’s postmortem report rules out torture

Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party’s former senator Usman Khan Kakar’s postmortem report ruled out the possibility of torture after opposition senators demanded a...

Sons of Mufti Rehman get interim bail in student rape case

LAHORE: A sessions court on Tuesday granted interim bail to three sons of a seminary teacher Mufti Azizur Rehman in a student...

FM dares India to hold poll on Kashmir’s status revocation

ISLAMABAD: In an ‘open challenge’, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday asked the government of India to hold a poll among...

FIA accuses Shehbaz, family of laundering Rs25bn

LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) accused the Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif and his family members...

Crisis in Balochistan averted as Kamal, Rind agree to meet finally, end differences

QUETTA: In a major breakthrough, Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Chairman Shehryar Khan Afridi averted a major crisis in Balochistan coalition government by...

US could slow pullout from Afghanistan: Pentagon

WASHINGTON: The US military could slow down its withdrawal from Afghanistan due to the gains made by the Taliban, Pentagon spokesman John...

Taliban capture Afghanistan’s main Tajikistan border crossing

The Taliban captured Afghanistan's main border crossing with Tajikistan, officials said on Tuesday, with security forces abandoning their posts and some fleeing...

Secrets tumble out of Afghan war closet

Even a month before the 9/11 attacks, the US administration under President George Bush had finalised a strategy to overthrow the Taliban...

PTI women MNAs hit back at ‘liberal brigade’ for ‘twisting’ Imran’s comment

ISLAMABAD: A day after Prime Minister Imran Khan faced a torrent of criticism for his comments on the rise in instances of...

Pakistan walking the talk on Afghanistan but won’t host US bases: Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reaffirmed his government's willingness to partner with the United States to achieve durable peace in Afghanistan,...