Palestinian state ‘best way’ to resolve conflict with Israel: Biden at UN

NEW YORK: US President Joe Biden on Tuesday said that a sovereign and democratic Palestinian state is the "best way" to ensure...

Failure to form inclusive govt can push Afghanistan into civil war: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday once again cautioned that Afghanistan could descend into civil war if all factions were not included in...

Nawaz convenes party huddle to thwart growing party differences

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif has convened an important party meeting in London to thwart divisions emerging...

NAB orders immediate sale of Nawaz Sharif’s properties

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has ordered the immediate sale of properties belonging to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and has issued...

Poisonous gas kills four miners in Balochistan’s Duki

Four miners inhaled poisonous gas and suffocated to death in a coal mine in Balochistan's Duki area on Tuesday, Provincial Mines and...

NZ, England tours cancelled due to Pakistan’s ‘Absolutely not’ stance, says Fawad

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry said on Tuesday that hybrid war and fake news were interlinked and these were...

Noor Mukadam murder: IHC adjourns bail plea of Zahir Jaffer’s parents until Wednesday 

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday resumed hearing of bail petitions of prime suspect Zahir Zaffer’s parents in the high-profile Noor...

Saudi Arabia ready to mediate between Pakistan, India

Saudi Arabia has offered to mediate between Pakistan and India in an attempt to reduce long-running tensions between the two nuclear neighbours,...

SC slams govt for ‘failing’ to implement Urdu as official language

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday slammed the federal government for failing to implement Urdu as the official language despite the passage...

SBP increases interest rate by 25bps to 7.25pc after 15 months

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday increased the benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points to 7.25 percent for the...

After New Zealand, England cancel Pakistan cricket series as well

LONDON: England cricket chiefs on Monday cancelled upcoming men's and women's tours of Pakistan days after New Zealand abandoned their series over...

NZ can think about compensating PCB for financial loss, says David

WILLINGTON: New Zealand Cricket chief David White Monday said the board can think about compensating the Pakistan Cricket Board for the financial...

Minister accuses CEC of siding with the opposition

Minister for Railways Azam Khan Swati Monday said that the incumbent government had to swallow a "bitter pill" after the appointment of...

Mufti Azizur’s sons threatened life of sexually harassed madrassa student for 3 years

LAHORE: Mufti Azizur Rehman raped his madrassa student every week for three years, a police challan submitted in a Lahore sessions court...

Govt wishes to resolve issues with Maulana Aziz through dialogue, says Rasheed

Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday has said that the federal government desires to resolve any issues with Islamic cleric Maulana...