Six terrorists arrested in Faisalabad combing operation: ISPR

FAISALABAD: Security forces during a combing operation at midnight in Faisalabad arrested six terrorists, says Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Thursday. According toISPR, various areas...
Pakistan reopens Chaman, Torkham borders to resume trade with Afghanistan

Chaman border reopens after 14 days

QUETTA: Pakistan Thursday reopened its Chaman border with Afghanistan after 14 days of its closure. Pakistan had shut down its border with Afghanistan at Chaman...

PML-N wins NA-63, PP-232 by-elections after close contest

JHELUM: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidates Matloob Mehdi and Yousaf Kaselia won the by-elections held in National Assembly constituency NA-63 and Punjab Assembly constituency...

Pakistan has not provided substantial evidence against Altaf: British high commissioner

ISLAMABAD: British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew Wednesday informed the opposition leader in National Assembly that Pakistan has not provided substantial evidence to...
Government finalizes draft of new NAB amendment ordinance

NAB arrests ex-secretary Pakistan tobacco board

PESHAWAR: National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, has arrested for secretary Pakistan Tobacco Board and director Trade Development Authority Nauman Bashir for corruption of...

Mohmand Political Alliance backs FATA reforms committee’s recommendations

GHALANAI: Mohmand Political Alliance has announced support for FATA reforms committee recommendations regarding FATA. A meeting of the Mohmand Political Alliance was held at the...
ECP rejects plea seeking timely provincial assembly elections in FATA

No major political party filed asset details: ECP

ISLAMABAD: Only eight political parties submitted their statements of accounts to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) despite wide publicity of the last date...

Kerry admits Pakistan suffered greatly from terrorism

NEW DELHI: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Pakistan had made progress in the fight against extremism in recent months, but urged Islamabad...
Commission should be formed to probe Nawaz Sharif's 'accusations': Chandio

No compromise on registration of madaris in Sindh: Chandio

KARACHI: The Sindh government has announced that decision regarding registration of the religious seminaries (madaris) is final and no compromise would be made in...
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MQM to remove Altaf name from party flag

KARACHI: The MQM Pakistan has decided to submit a resolution against the anti-Pakistan statements and remarks issued by the party's founder and chief, Altaf...

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Taliban co-founder denies he was injured in any clash

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