Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 | Last Update : 06:32 AM IST

South Asia

Taliban claims responsibility of killing Benazir Bhutto

PPP chief Bhutto, 54, was killed in a suicide attack in Rawalpindi shortly after she had addressed an election rally on Dec 27, 2007.

15 Jan 2018 5:44 PM

Pak asks US to address strategic concerns including Kashmir: report

The official confirmed that Pakistan had made it clear to the US that it needed to take a ‘holistic view’ of the current regional situation.

15 Jan 2018 5:07 PM

Sri Lanka’s president reimposes ban on women buying liquor

'The idea was to restore gender neutrality,' ministry spokesman Ali Hassen said of the decision to roll back the ban.

15 Jan 2018 10:51 AM

Meeting Trump would be ‘bitter pill’ but would still do it, says Imran Khan

Imran Khan said, 'The way the United States has treated Pakistan as a doormat is not fair.'

14 Jan 2018 1:17 PM

Lahore HC issues notice to Pak PM for anti-judiciary remark on Panama papers

The court issued notices to Abbasi, the federal government and PEMRA and sought their replies by the next hearing scheduled for January 15.

13 Jan 2018 3:50 PM

Despite aid cut, Pak will continue to engage with US ‘as far as possible’

Trump's tweet on January 1 came for ‘many reasons’ and Pakistan is trying to analyse why the president's scathing remarks came.

07 Jan 2018 5:38 PM

Those funding Hafiz Saeed's 'charities' to face 10 yrs jail: Pak

Pak government said those giving funds to such individuals or groups may face '5 to 10 years in jail or up to Rs 10 million fine or both'.

07 Jan 2018 9:23 AM

Hafiz Saeed slaps Rs 100 mn notice to Pak defence min for ‘defamation’

Saeed's lawyer claims that the JuD has no nexus with Lashkar-e-Taiba and the UN resolution against it is 'illegal'.

07 Jan 2018 8:35 AM

Friend who always betrays: Pak foreign minister criticises US

Khawaja Asif said, “The US behavior is neither that of an ally nor of a friend. It is a friend who always betrays.”

06 Jan 2018 9:06 AM

‘No place to be born’: 48,000 births projected in Rohingya refugee camps

Save the Children based its projection of new births on an estimate of how many of the refugees were pregnant.

05 Jan 2018 3:29 PM