Scottish climber dies in avalanche on K2: official

ISLAMABAD: A renowned Scottish climber died in an avalanche while attempting to scale K2 in northern Pakistan, the world’s second-highest mountain peak,...

Pakistan records highest daily rise in Covid-19 cases in two months

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan reported 3,752 new coronavirus cases over the previous 24 hours, the highest single-day toll since May 22, the National Command...

Wang Yi urges Pakistan to investigate terrorist attack, ensure safety of Chinese nationals

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi urged Pakistan to get to the bottom of the bus explosion which killed nine...

4 Army personnel martyred as vehicle crashes into AJK ditch: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Four Pakistan Army personnel were martyred and three injured as their vehicle crashed into a ditch while making a sharp turn...

Rigging allegations: Qureshi asks opposition not to cross limits on Kashmir issue

ISLAMABAD: Strongly reacting to the allegations of rigging in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) polls, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday...

Nawaz-Mohib meeting was ‘just a meeting, not endorsement’, says Mohammad Zubair

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) leader and former governor Sindh, Mohammad Zubair has reacted to the meeting of his party leader Nawaz...

AJK polls: Opposition alleges ‘rigging’ even before election results announced

ISLAMABAD: While polling continued in across Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), three major Opposition parties on Sunday accused the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)...

Sindh to hold local government polls before 2023 general elections

Sindh will hold the local government polls before the next general elections in 2023, announced Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah while...
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Arif Naqvi, the Abraaj Group and making a difference while making money

Icarus: The Life and Death of the Abraaj Group has at is core a very interesting message quite separate from the central...

Chaman border briefly opened to allow stranded migrants to return

PESHAWAR: The security agencies on Sunday reopened a key border crossing with Afghanistan for three hours -- from 8:00 am to 11:00...

Pakistan successfully vaccinates 25 million people, acceleration planned for August

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Planning, Development, and Special Initiatives Asad Umar on Sunday announced that Pakistan has successfully inoculated 25 million people...

Nawaz Sharif, Afghan NSA meeting expedited by Arab country

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz supremo Nawaz Sharif's meeting with Afghan National Security Adviser Hamdullah Mohib was expedited through an Arab country, Geo News...

Saudi foreign minister to arrive in Islamabad on Tuesday

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud is expected to arrive in Islamabad on Tuesday (July 27), an official said. Al-Saud...

Police arrest suspect’s parents, domestic staff for ‘hiding evidence’ in Noor murder

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad police have arrested the parents and domestic staff of the prime suspect for "hiding evidence" and "being complicit" in the...

NCOC daily update: 2,819 new cases, 45 deaths from Covid-19

ISLAMABAD: A total of 2,819 people were tested positive for Covid-19 over the last 24 hours, raising the tally of disease-infected people...