Qureshi thanks Iran president for support on Kashmir dispute

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi paid a courtesy call to Iran President Ebrahim Raisi in Tehran on Wednesday night. Pakistan's special ambassador...

Pakistan boasts of ‘tech talent’ at Istanbul summit

ISLAMABAD: Rising investments in the technology sector show Pakistan has skilled entrepreneurs, Minister for Science and Technology Shibli Faraz said. "Pakistani start-ups raised...

Court adjourns hearing in NAB reference against Zardari

ISLAMABAD: Accountability Judge Asghar Ali on Thursday took up a National Accountability Bureau (NAB) reference pertaining to dubious transactions of Rs8 billion against...

Balochistan Assembly to elect new chief minister tomorrow

QUETTA: Members of the Balochistan Assembly will meet Friday (tomorrow) to elect the 17th leader of the House, days after Jam Kamal...

NCOC daily update: 706 new cases, 9 deaths from Covid-19

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan added 706 new Covid-19 cases over the last 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Thursday. The...

Noor Mukadam murder case: Four accused attend hearing via video link, cross-examination of witnesses continues

Owing to the blocked roads across the city, an Islamabad session court on Wednesday continued hearing into Noor Mukadam murder case after...

Mullah Yaqub Omar appears first time before media

The current defence minister of Afghanistan who is also the son of Taliban founder Mullah Omar, Mullah Yaqub Omar recently made his...

Rangers to be deployed in Punjab for two months following clashes with TLP: Rashid

Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has stated on Wednesday that the government has called Rangers to maintain law and order in Punjab...

Two soldiers martyred in attack by terrorists at Pak-Afghan border near Kurram: ISPR

The military's media affairs wing stated that on Wednesday, two soldiers were martyred in an exchange of fire with terrorists attempting to...

At UN, Pakistan urges developed countries to deliver on climate action

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has called for urgent action to limit global warming, which poses an existential threat to humanity, during a high-level debate...

China committed to peaceful development, win-win cooperation: senator

ISLAMABAD: China remained committed to the path of peaceful development, win-win cooperation and reform and opening-up, an international relations and foreign policy...

Tragic tales of Guantanamo Bay prison

ISLAMABAD: Even as a federal court in the United States recently declared Asadullah Haroon Gul’s 14-year imprisonment at Guantanamo Bay illegal, an...

Coronavirus transmission rate at its lowest ever: minister

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Wednesday reported the lowest number of new Covid-19 cases in nearly a year, with new infections dropping to just under...

India probes Kashmir students for cheering Pakistan cricket win

SRINAGAR: Police have launched an investigation after several hundred students in occupied Kashmir celebrated India's recent defeat to Pakistan in the cricket...

PM highlighted Kashmir dispute at every global forum: MP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MP Sana Ullah Khan on Wednesday said Prime Minister Imran Khan highlighted the gross rights violations in occupied Kashmir...