Recent News Headlines : Pakistan - Pakistan

CHINESE RISK-TAKERS SEEK 'SILK ROAD' RICHES IN PAKISTAN


Piggy-backing on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Chinese entrepreneurs sense opportunities in the country, despite security fears... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 95

BRAVING SECURITY FEARS, CHINESE SEEK 'SILK ROAD' RICHES IN PAKISTAN


Pakistanis, sensing their neighbor's growing power, are flocking to study at new Chinese language schools... READ MORE

28th August, 2017 517

TEN KILLED IN KASHMIR CLASHES AS INDIAN FORCES REGAIN CONTROL OF POLICE CAMP


India accuses Pakistan of training and arming militants and helping them cross the LoC that divides Kashmir... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 180

"WINNING IN AFGHANISTAN IS REALLY AIMED AT ALLOWING AFGHANISTAN TO BE AFGHANISTAN. AS THE PRESIDENT SAID, NOT TO NATION-BUILD, NOT TO CREATE A STATE IN US IMAGE", SAID MCMASTER.


Afghanistan is connected to broader security concerns across the region... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 0

REBELS STORM INDIAN POLICE CAMP IN KASHMIR; 1 KILLED


Nuclear-armed rivals India and Pakistan each administer part of Kashmir, but both claim the Himalayan territory in its entirety... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 0

SHIA MOSQUE ATTACKED IN AFGHAN CAPITAL, KABUL


Attackers have targeted a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital, Kabul, in what officials say is an ongoing incident... READ MORE

25th August, 2017 1062

WHY TRUMP'S THREATS TO PAKISTAN RAISE SERIOUS QUESTIONS


Pakistan's concern is that if such talks result in its Taliban allies sharing power in Afghanistan, this would reduce the Taliban's dependence on Pakistan... READ MORE

25th August, 2017 732

'ALARMINGLY HIGH' ARSENIC LEVELS IN PAKISTAN GROUNDWATER SEEN THREATENING TENS OF MILLIONS


Levels of arsenic in the groundwater of eastern Pakistan are alarmingly high and pose a significant health hazard to tens of millions of people who drink... READ MORE

24th August, 2017 18

FOR HELP IN AMERICAS LONGEST WAR, TRUMP TILTS POLITICAL BALANCE TOWARD INDIA OVER PAKISTAN


Besides chastising Pakistan for harboring terrorists, President Trump is calling on India, Pakistans archrival, to help stabilize Afghanistan... READ MORE

24th August, 2017 1195

AFGHANISTAN WAR: PAKISTAN WANTS TO WORK CLOSELY WITH U.S.


Pakistan has its own Taliban movement fighting the government but some agencies, such as the Intelligence services, have allegedly supported the Taliban in Afghanistan... READ MORE

23rd August, 2017 117

EXCLUSIVE: TRUMP'S AFGHAN DECISION MAY INCREASE U.S. AIR POWER, TRAINING


Pakistan denies that it harbors militants fighting U.S. and Afghan government forces in Afghanistan... READ MORE

23rd August, 2017 497

DONALD TRUMP MAKES RIGHT MOVES IN AFGHANISTAN


Pakistan has been a real frenemy in this war, helping us with logistics but also supporting the Afghan Taliban in their sanctuaries on Pakistani soil... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 987

TILLERSON PUSHES PAKISTAN TO GET TALIBAN TO THE NEGOTIATING TABLE


On the Taliban, Tillerson said the group ousted by U.S. forces in late 2001 should realize a battlefield victory is impossible... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 86

US PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HAD TO PUT PRESSURE ON INDIA FOR AFGHAN ROLE, SAYS UN ENVOY NIKKI HALEY


US President Donald Trump administration had to put pressure on India for Afghan role, says UN envoy Nikki Haley... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 4

INDIA HAILS US PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP'S TOUGH LINE ON PAKISTAN


They are calling India for money and troops to engage in US war against Pakistan China indirectly through Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 323

TRUMPS REQUEST FOR INDIAS HELP IN AFGHANISTAN RATTLES PAKISTAN


Mr. Trump also reiterated his predecessors' calls that Islamabad crack down on militant groups that have waged attacks from bases in Pakistani territory... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 3331

TRUMP EMBRACES AFGHANISTAN IDEAS THAT FAILED OBAMA, BUSH


More troops, pressure on Pakistan and diplomatic outreach to the Taliban... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 913

TRUMP VOWS TO INCREASE US TROOPS IN AFGHANISTAN


President Trump will increase US troops in Afghanistan, he said in a speech in Arlington, Virginia... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 39

INDIAN COURT RULES AGAINST INSTANT DIVORCE FOR MUSLIM MEN


It's a historic day, said Zakia Soman, co-founder of the Indian Muslim Women's Movement, which was part of the legal battle to end triple talaq... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 1

PRESIDENT ASHRAF GHANI WELCOMES DONALD TRUMP'S NEWS SOUTH ASIA STRATEGY , SAYS 'US-AFGHAN PARTNERSHIP STRONGER THAN EVER'


He added that the US Afghan Partnership is stronger than ever and peace in the region remains the priority of the new US strategy... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 2

CHINA BACKS PAKISTAN AFTER DONALD TRUMP'S WARNING ON TERROR SAFE HAVENS


Their love for Pakistan with very low moral values, and a global leader of terrorism and open support for terrorism will thus be moderated... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 27

ANALYSIS | THREE COUNTRIES UNDERMINING AFGHANISTAN PROGRESS THAT PRESIDENT TRUMP DIDN'T CALL OUT


But his administration has said little about Beijing's comparatively minor contributions in Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 170

AFGHANS GREET TRUMP'S ANNOUNCEMENT WITH RELIEF, CONCERNS


I see pressure increasing on Pakistan after President Trump's statement... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 325

CHINA DEFENDS ALLY PAKISTAN AFTER TRUMP CRITICISM


China and Pakistan consider each other all-weather friends and have close diplomatic, economic and security ties... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 2597

HAMDULLAH MOHIB: TRUMP'S POLICY WILL LEAD TO STABILITY


Afghan ambassador to the US welcomes US President Donald Trump's commitment to war in Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 1231

I HOPE TRUMP IS RIGHT (AND I'M WRONG) ON AFGHANISTAN


The Taliban are barbaric, woman-hating pederasts, but they're the home team for Afghanistan's Pashtun majority, fighting for religious truth, Sharia justice and the Islamist way... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 233

TRUMP'S AFGHANISTAN STRATEGY INCLUDES NEW ULTIMATUM ON INDIA


WASHINGTON AP -- Laying out his new Afghanistan war strategy, President Donald Trump reissued old demands on neighboring Pakistan to eliminate militant sanctuaries... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 0

EXCERPTS AND VIDEO FROM TRUMPS SPEECH


President Trump addressed the nation from Fort Myer military base in Arlington, Va., about his military plan for Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd August, 2017 3798

TRUMP TO ADDRESS TROOPS, THE NATION ON NEW 'PATH FORWARD' AFGHAN STRATEGY


President Donald Trump will announce his decision on America's strategy in Afghanistan in an address to U.S. troops and the nation Monday night, almost 16... READ MORE

21st August, 2017 0

SWEDEN TO DEPORT 106YO AFGHANI WOMAN, WORLD'S 'OLDEST REFUGEE' - REPORTS


Sweden rejects the asylum application of the world's oldest refugee... READ MORE

20th August, 2017 4050

Trending News Headlines : Pakistan

INDIA ARRESTS 15 FOR CELEBRATING PAKISTAN'S CRICKET WIN


Around 60 students from India were arrested on sedition charges after they were accused of celebrating Pakistan's victory over India in 2014... READ MORE

21st June, 2017 62225

PRIME MINISTER NAWAZ SHARIF OF PAKISTAN IS ORDERED REMOVED


His daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif, who was being groomed as his political heir, was also implicated in the case... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 38665

NOBEL WINNER MALALA WINS PLACE AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY


Malala Yousafzai, the 20-year-old Pakistani education activist and youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, has gained a place at Britain's Oxford University... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 20046

NOBEL PEACE PRIZE WINNER MALALA YOUSAFZAI TO STUDY AT OXFORD


By studying PPE at Oxford, she will be following in the footsteps of her hero Benazir Bhutto, the first female prime minister of Pakistan... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 17637

TALIBAN LETTER TO TRUMP URGES US TO LEAVE AFGHANISTAN


Written in a tone of negotiation, the Taliban asked Trump to study the historical mistakes of his predecessors and to withdraw troops from Afghanistan completely... READ MORE

15th August, 2017 11892

WHY PAKISTAN IS MOURNING LOSS OF GERMAN NUN RUTH PFAU


Lots of ex pats like myself come back to Pakistan because of inspirational ppl like Dr Ruth Pfau... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 11379

INDIA REJECTS CHINA'S MEDIATION OFFER ON KASHMIR


Kashmiri resistance groups have been fighting against Indian rule for independence, or for unification with Pakistan... READ MORE

14th July, 2017 10474

PAKISTANI 'TERRORIST' CHARITY LAUNCHES POLITICAL PARTY


Pakistani police have held Saeed under house arrest in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore since January under local anti-terrorism laws... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 8942

DEADLY EXPLOSION ROCKS PAKISTANI CITY OF LAHORE


In February, at least 13 people were killed when a suicide bomber targeted police posted at a protest demonstration in the heart of Lahore... READ MORE

24th July, 2017 7720

TALIBAN LEADER FEARED PAKISTAN BEFORE HE WAS KILLED


For many in the Taliban, Mullah Mansour's death represented a devastating betrayal by their longtime patron and sponsor, Pakistan, that has split and demoralized the ranks... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 6965

PM NAWAZ SHARIF IN SAUDI ARABIA FOR GULF CRISIS TALKS


Saudi Arabia is home to at least 1.9 million Pakistani expatriate workers, with the UAE hosting 1.2 million Pakistanis and Qatar 115,000, according to government data... READ MORE

12th June, 2017 6856

KASHMIRIS CAST DOUBT ON INDIAN PM MODI'S 'WARM' WORDS


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said force will not resolve the situation in Kashmir in a speech marking 70 years of Indian independence... READ MORE

15th August, 2017 6267

FIGHTERS, INDIAN TROOPS AMONG LATEST KILLED IN KASHMIR


The violence comes just days after Indian forces killed top commander Abu Dujana, who headed LeT in Kashmir... READ MORE

3rd August, 2017 5230

OIL TANKER INFERNO KILLS AT LEAST 120 IN PAKISTAN


People smoking at the scene may have sparked the fire, Pakistan's Geo TV reports, quoting eyewitnesses... READ MORE

25th June, 2017 4878

SEDITION CHARGES AGAINST 'PAKISTAN SUPPORTERS' DROPPED


Pakistan defeated reigning champions India by 180 runs at The Oval in London to win their maiden Champions Trophy title... READ MORE

22nd June, 2017 4828

KULBHUSHAN JADHAV ASKS FOR CLEMENCY, SAYS PAKISTAN ARMY


Jadhav said Pakistan arrested him after he entered Balochistan, a statement that contradicts New Delhi's claim that he was kidnapped from Iran last year... READ MORE

23rd June, 2017 4826

MUKHTAR MAI REVISITS ORDEAL THROUGH THUMBPRINT


She travelled this week from her home, in the remote Pakistani village of Meerwala, to attend the west coast premiere... READ MORE

17th June, 2017 4384

AYESHA GULALAI V IMRAN KHAN: PAKISTAN WEIGHS PROBE


Pakistan's new prime minister has called for an investigation into allegations that opposition politician Imran Khan harassed a former female member of his political party... READ MORE

4th August, 2017 3796

WHY PAKISTAN AND INDIA REMAIN IN DENIAL 70 YEARS ON FROM PARTITION


Leader Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Pakistan's founding father, says India's Muslim community is very apprehensive and can trust nobody ... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 3777

PAKISTAN ACCUSES INDIA OF DEADLY CROSS-BORDER ATTACK


Pakistan has accused India of targeting its military vehicle and killing four Pakistani soldiers in unprovoked cross-border firing in the disputed Kashmir region... READ MORE

17th July, 2017 3632

OVERTURNED OIL TANKER EXPLODES IN PAKISTAN, KILLING 153


Regional police chief Raja Riffat told Pakistan's Dawn news agency it was not immediately clear what ignited the fuel... READ MORE

25th June, 2017 3499

PAKISTANI POLICE ARREST 20 FOR ORDERING 'REVENGE RAPE'


The maximum punishment for rape under Pakistani law is the death penalty... READ MORE

26th July, 2017 3451

70 YEARS LATER, SURVIVORS RECALL THE HORRORS OF INDIA-PAKISTAN PARTITION


Partition of India Survivors of 1947 riots recall horrors of India-Pakistan separation... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 2810

CIVILIAN KILLED AS INDIAN TROOPS SLAY LET'S ABU DUJANA


Nuclear-armed rivals India and Pakistan each administer part of Kashmir, but both claim the Himalayan territory in its entirety... READ MORE

1st August, 2017 2637

PAKISTAN BLAST VICTIMS END SIT-IN AS DEMANDS MET


Army chief meets protesters in Parachinar, wracked by last week's twin blasts, accedes to demands for security revamp... READ MORE

30th June, 2017 2610

MASH-UP COMBINES PAKISTAN AND INDIA'S ANTHEMS TO MAKE A VIRAL HIT


A series of artists then sing the Indian anthem Jana Gana Mana, and Pakistan's Pak Sarzamin... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 2467

POLICE OFFICE TARGETED IN DEADLY QUETTA BLAST


The explosion on Friday morning targeted a police checkpost near the complex housing the Balochistan police chief's office, local police officer Muhammad Akbar said... READ MORE

23rd June, 2017 2457

NAWAZ SHARIF, PAKISTAN'S PRIME MINISTER, DISQUALIFIED FROM OFFICE


Post to Facebook Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif disqualified from office Pakistan's highest court barred Nawaz Sharif from office following a corruption probe... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 2433

MALALA YOUSAFZAI WINS A PLACE AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY


LONDON -- Malala Yousafzai, the education campaigner and youngest-ever Nobel laureate, has won a place to study at England's prestigious Oxford University... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 2423

PAKISTAN: ZAFAR ACHAKZAI CHARGED FOR ANTI-ARMY POST


He was handed over to the Federal Investigation Agency on Thursday and charged under the Pakistan Electronic Crimes Act PECA, said Naimat Achakzai... READ MORE

30th June, 2017 2192


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