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Federal Government announces Eid-ul-Fitr holidays

Nation celebrates Eidul Azha with religious fervour

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ISLAMABAD: First day of Eid-ul-Azha is being celebrated on Tuesday across the country with full religious fervour and enthusiasm. Eid prayers were offered by huge...

Junaid Jamshed among passengers on-board in ill-fated PIA plane

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ISLAMABAD: Among other 47 passengers, renowned religious scholar Junaid Jamshed along with his family was also on-board in the PIA ATR plane PK-661 that...
One terrorist killed in Chilas shootout | Khyber News

One terrorist killed in Chilas shootout

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CHILAS: During the crackdown against the terrorists who torched girls’ schools in Diamer, at least one terrorist was killed in exchange of fire with...

Village under threat from glacier in Gilgit-Baltistan

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GILGIT: A huge glacier is reportedly gliding towards a village in Gilgit-Baltistan's Arando area while heavy snowfall has blocked all the roads to the...
Malala calls for rebuilding of torched schools in Diamer

Malala calls for rebuilding of torched schools in Diamer

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ISLAMABAD: Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has called for the rebuilding of 13 schools torched by unidentified assailants in Diamer district of Gilgit...

Pakistan celebrates Eid-ul-Azha with religious zeal

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PAKISTAN: The nation celebrated Eid-ul-Azha on Tuesday with great religious fervour to commemorate the supreme sacrifice of Prophet Hazrat Ibrahim (AS). The day dawned with...

Avalanche destroys house in Shigar area of Skardu

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SKARDU: At least 40 cattle were killed while a house completely destroyed in avalanche in Shigar area today (Wednesday). According to details, the intermittent snowfall...

Earthquake cracks glaciers in Hunza valley: officials

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HUNZA: A powerful earthquake that struck Pakistan and Afghanistan on Monday has not only led to the destruction of built structures or landslides but...
PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Gilgit-Baltistan can benefit from CPEC: PM Abbasi

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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the federal government would continue to extend cooperation for equal development of all areas in...

Nisar for training of Gilgit-Baltistan Scouts on modern lines

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ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Monday said Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Scouts should be trained on modern lines enabling them...

Afghanistan

Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

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At least eight people were killed and 31 wounded Saturday when a barrage of rockets struck densely populated parts of Kabul, officials said, marking...

Thousands of Afghan refugee families benefit from emergency cash assistance

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PESHAWAR: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has provided emergency cash assistance to over 50,000 vulnerable Afghan refugee families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in...

Terrorists storm Kabul University, Killing at Least 25

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At least 25 people were killed and 22 other wounded when gunmen stormed Kabul University in a 6-hours-long assault that witnessed students left in...

India using Afghan land to destabilize Pakistan: says PM Imran Khan

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India is using Afghanistan’s land to spread chaos in Pakistan, warned Prime Minister Imran Khan while addressing the Pak-Afghan Trade and Investment Forum on...