World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 18, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today inaugurated improved facilities, including a blast-proof wall, at Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto International Airport.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Islamabad stood by Beijing at a time when it stood isolated on the world stage, said visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping during his address to a joint session of Pakistan's parliament today.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 7, 2015
A Pakistani court ordered the police, today, to register a criminal case against two former CIA officials for the offences of murder, conspiracy, waging war against Pakistan and terrorism.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Pakistan Hockey Federation president Akhtar Rasool met with Nawaz Sharif for a few minutes on the sidelines of the national assembly session in Islamabad and later also had a detailed meeting with Federal Minister for information, Pervez Rasheed, in which the prevailing hockey crisis was discussed in detail.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 21, 2015
The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Shaharyar Khan told the media in Lahore that he had requested the former captain to spare some time to meet with the players and give them a lecture and pep talk. "But unfortunately he has not been able to give us time and we were told that if the team went to Islamabad he could try to meet them for...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 13, 2015
The US will provide Pakistan $250 million in addition to the billions of dollars of military aid already spent, Secretary of State John Kerry said in Islamabad on Tuesday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Law enforcement agencies in have identified 1,159 educational institutes in the Pakistani capital as soft targets for terrorists, the media reported Tuesday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan on Wednesday called off a four-month long protest movement to topple the government following the massacre of nearly 150 people by the Taliban at a school in the northwest.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 31, 2014
A special court here on Friday reserved judgement on dismissing the high treason case against Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf and others till Nov 21.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 Board.
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 Cup.
World News | 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.
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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 public apology and Rs 50 billion in damages.
World News | 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 News | 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 Islamabad High Court and then removed to make way for Sethi.