World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain has issued instructions to the authorities to take precautionary measures against the Ebola virus disease, officials said on Tuesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Pakistan on Monday suspended a television channel supportive of anti-government protests being held by cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan and a populist cleric in the capital Islamabad.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A Pakistani court on Wednesday quashed all cases registered against the protesters of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) who violated prohibitory orders, a media report stated.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Tuesday appealed to the Supreme Court to play its role in stopping police brutality in Islamabad where protestors are engaged in sit-ins against the government.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
The Pakistan government and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have said that progress has been made during the latest round of talks, media reported on Monday.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
The four petitioners Nadeem Sudal, Aamir Nawab (a former PCB governing board member from the Abbottabad Cricket Association), Mohammad Rafiq and Ameer Haider had approached the Islamabad High Court against the new constitution of the Pakistan cricket...
Press Trust of India | Monday September 1, 2014
While the attention of the entire nation is focused on the political landscape in Islamabad, former players have called for the sacking of Misbah-ul-Haq saying it was paramount to appoint flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi as captain for the World ...
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 31, 2014
Anti-government demonstrators today attacked the office of Pakistan's leading TV channel Geo News in Islamabad with stones, damaging the building.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 23, 2014
Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari arrived in Lahore on Saturday for a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Last year in May, Zaka Ashraf had declared himself as the first elected Chairman of the PCB but the Islamabad High Court later declared his election as null and void as did the Supreme Court.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
At least five policemen were killed in two separate firing incidents in Pakistan, media reported on Monday.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 12, 2014
Sixteen militants were killed in in two US drone strikes within last 24 hours in Pakistan's restive tribal region, ending a five-month hiatus.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Pakistan on Friday suspended the licence of Geo News for 15 days for defaming the army and the powerful Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), a day after the leading television channel decided to sue authorities for maligning its image and demanded a pu...
World | Reuters | Friday June 6, 2014
A Pakistani television channel is suing the powerful spy agency for defamation over accusations of being anti-state, it said on Friday, in a move unprecedented in a country where public criticism of the military is taboo.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 5, 2014
Pakistan Wednesday condemned what it called unprovoked firing on its border posts in the Bajaur tribal region from the Afghan side of the border.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 29, 2014
Zaka Ashraf remained Pakistan Cricket Board chairman unhindered from late 2011 but since May 2013, he and Najam Sethi have been in and out of the PCB chairman's post due to legal complications. Since January, Ashraf has twice been reinstated by the I...
Agence France-Presse | Monday May 26, 2014
The spending of the huge amount relates to Zaka Ashraf's rocky 22-month tenure, during which time he was suspended by the Islamabad High Court before being restored to the post twice and finally sacked again.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
The Islamabad High Court in February had overturned an order from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to appoint Najam Sethi and oust Zaka Ashraf as Pakistan Cricket Board chairman.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 19, 2014
The Islamabad High Court's judgement means that all decisions by the Pakistan Cricket Board under the chairmanship of Najam Sethi have been declared "null and void".
Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 18, 2014
The Islamabad high court on Saturday overturned a February 10 order by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif appointing Najam Sethi as chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and sacking Zaka Ashraf.