Pakistan to skip US Summit on Democracy

Skipping moot attended by Taiwan, Pakistan stands by One-China policy The US thought they’ll snap their fingers and we’ll come running;...

Pakistan Army affirms ‘zero tolerance against extremist elements’

RAWALPINDI: Referring to the heinous lynching incident in Sialkot, Pakistan Army on Wednesday unequivocally affirmed "zero tolerance for such elements" and vowed...

Former GB judge placed on no-fly list: minister

ISLAMABAD: The government has placed the name of former Gilgit-Baltistan chief judge on the Provisional National Identification List (PNIL), thereby barring him...

Hasan, Afridi push Bangladesh to brink after Sajid heroics

DHAKA: Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi claimed two wickets each after Pakistan enforced the follow-on in search of victory on the final...

Indian CDS Gen Rawat among 13 dead as IAF chopper crashes

India's Defence Chief Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 other people were killed after a military helicopter they were travelling in crashed...

ECP bars Imran from visiting Peshawar ahead of LG elections

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday barred Prime Minister Imran Khan from visiting Peshawar at a time when local...

Man, who tried to save manager from mob, dedicates honour to deceased, Sri Lankan nation

ISLAMABAD: Malik Adnan, the underling at a production unit in Sialkot, who tried unsuccessfully to save the life of Priyantha Kumara, a...

UN chief isolating after Covid-19 exposure

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was exposed to the coronavirus Tuesday by a UN official who already had Covid-19 and is...

Fawad urges ECP to release tenders for EVMs’ procurement

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry Tuesday urged the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to release tenders for Electronic Voting Machines...

China says US will ‘pay the price’ for diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

BEIJING: The United States will have to "pay a price" for its diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, China said on...

Pakistan condemns Houthi attack on Saudi oil facilities

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday condemned the launch of several ballistic missiles and 25 armed drones into Saudi Arabia which targetted Aramco oil...

Clergy condemns ‘un-Islamic’ killing of Lankan man

ISLAMABAD: Clerics from various sects Tuesday unanimously condemned the "un-Islamic" and "extrajudicial" murder of Priyantha Kumara, a Sri Lanka national who was...

Sialkot lynching: Govt shares salient features of new security policy

ISLAMABAD: Federal government on Monday shared with the parliamentarians the salient features of the draft national security policy prepared by the national...

Govt to implement comprehensive strategy to curb mob violence

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to implement a comprehensive strategy to curb violence in wake of the mob lynching of a...

Pakistani diplomats receive mortal remains of deceased Sri Lankan

COLOMBO: The mortal remains of Diyawadanage Don Priyantha Kumara, the Sri Lankan manager of a local factory in Sialkot, arrived here at...