Terrorism

  Khurshid Shah for inquiry into threat letter to Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah has called for an inquiry about a threat to PPP chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. In a letter, which he sent to Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, the PPP stalwart said that his ...

  Death sentence for Christian in Pakistan blasphemy riot case

LAHORE: A court in Pakistan sentenced a Christian man to death for blasphemy Thursday, his lawyer said, over an incident that triggered a riot in the country's second-largest city. Sawan Masih was convicted during the course of a conversation with a ...

  Punjab police spin into action after Bilawal threatened by LeJ

LAHORE: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Punjab Thursday night said they were trying get to the bottom of ‘threatening Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) letter’ received by Pakistan People’s Party’s Patron-in-Chief, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. "I myself telephone...

  Pakpattan police encounter leaves 1 proclaimed offender killed, 2 held

PAKPATTAN: One proclaimed offender was killed and two arrested in an alleged encounter with the police at the outskirt village on Friday here, media reported. The police on an information were chasing three robbers running away after having snatched ...

  Justice Arab to remain part of Special Court in Musharraf case

ISLAMABAD: The special court in its order on Thursday stated that Justice Faisal Arab had not recused himself from hearing of the treason case against former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf. According to the order, Justice Arab had not disa...

  Bilawal says received a threat letter from LeJ

KARACHI: Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Thursday said he had received ‘a threat letter’ from Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ). In a message on the micro blogging site Twitter, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said he would hold ...

  Yousuf Shah says talks to yield positive results

PESHAWAR: Taliban committee coordinator Maulana Yousuf Shah has expressed the hope that direct talks with the Taliban will yield positive results. He said that the Taliban were of the view that the talk process has exposed the enemies of peace. Shah ...

  Pakistani crew will now reach home Monday: Ansar Burney Trust

KARACHI: The six Pakistani crew members of the recently released vessel MT Morning Glory are now expected to reach home on Monday, said Director of the Ansar Burney Trust International Shagufta Burney, Advocate. Earlier it was expected that all 21 cr...

  Morning Glory Pakistani crew likely to return home today: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday clarified that there are no signs of Iranian guards’ presence on Pakistan’s land. Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam during her weekly briefing said, “Our authorities have combed Pakistani territory in search of ...

  Taliban refuse to release abducted sons of Gilani, Taseer

ISLAMABAD: The Taliban have refused to release the abducted sons of Late Punjab Governor Salman Taseer and former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani. However, the Taliban told the government’s committee that they are ready to release Professor Ajmal w...

  Fans not stopped from flying flags of other countries: BCB

DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said that fans are not being barred from flying the flags of foreign nations at stadiums during the World Twenty20. The BCB reverted an earlier decision banning local fans from flying flags of other nations a...

  Obama urges Europe to retrench amid Ukraine crisis

BRUSSELS: Calling it a global "moment of testing," President Barack Obama appealed to Europeans on Wednesday to recommit to the war-won ideals of freedom and human dignity, declaring that people voicing those values will ultimately triumph in Ukraine...

  Egypt’s Sisi says he will run for president

CAIRO: Egypt’s army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday that he had quit the military to run for president, vowing to rid the country of “terrorism” nearly nine months after he toppled the elected leader. Sisi, who was also defence minister,...

  Obama in Saudi as changes test decades-long alliance

ROME: US President Barack Obama will aim Friday to reassure his Saudi hosts on the strength of their alliance, frayed by Washington´s diplomatic opening towards Iran and reluctance to use force in Syria. Obama is expected late on Friday in oil-rich S...

  Kerry meets Abbas to shore up Mideast peace talks

AMMAN: US Secretary of State John Kerry meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas Wednesday as he sought to rescue his faltering Middle East peace bid, amid fears Israel may scrap plans to free Palestinian prisoners. Flying in to Jordan from an interru...

  FBI analysis of MH370 pilot's computer files coming soon

WASHINGTON: The FBI will soon complete its analysis of data from a flight simulator taken from the home of the pilot of a missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the US agency´s director said Wednesday. Malaysian officials had asked the Federal Bureau of Inve...

  Former US diplomat urges nuclear deal with Pakistan

WASHINGTON: Western powers should negotiate a nuclear deal with Pakistan similar to its accord with India as a way to reduce dangers from Islamabad, a prominent expert said Wednesday. Mark Fitzpatrick, a longtime US diplomat who is now a scholar at t...

  Iran urges Pakistan to act for safety of abducted troops

TEHRAN: Iranian president Hassan Rouhani Wednesday telephoned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and urged that Pakistan take "serious and swift action" to secure the release of the abducted soldiers, who are feared executed. "We expect to hear good news in...

  Peace talks: Confidence building process begins, says Ibrahim

ISLAMABAD: Taliban peace committee’s member Professor Ibrahim has said that negotiations between the government and the Taliban are progressing in a positive way. Exclusively talking to media, Professor Ibrahim said that the process of confidence bui...

  Nisar summons meeting of govt dialogue committee today

ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has called a meeting of government’s committee tasked to hold dialogue with the Taliban here on Thursday (today). According to the sources, the government’s committee members would brief th...


«Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 Next»

Feature / Analysis

  • The Reason Why Israel Killed so Many Pregnant Women in Gaza

    After five weeks of Israeli bombing and invasion the United Nations re...

    Read More »

  • While Israel Kill Gaza's Children, Media Shield The Truth About Hamas

    As the people of Gaza find momentary respite to impact of Israel's bru...

    Read More »

  • The cave dwellers of Bamiyan

    The sandstone cliffs of Afghanistan's Bamiyan province are most famous...

    Read More »

  • Why America's war in Afghanistan is no victory

    Afghanistan is the only country in the world where American soldiers a...

    Read More »


Opinion

  • How Can We Destroy Love?

    Love is a serious problem in our world. There is too much of it. So I ...

    Read More »

  • The Anniversary of Rabaa and Sisi's Genocide

    General Sisi’s military coup claimed that it was put in effect to answ...

    Read More »

  • National Unity Committee Update

    The National Unity Committee, a joint commission appointed by both pre...

    Read More »

  • In Afghan election dispute, enter the DC lobbyists

    Afghanistan presidential hopeful Ashraf Ghani is spending nearly $150,...

    Read More »