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Pakistan arrests alleged militant group leader on terrorism financing charge

PAKISTAN on Saturday(2) arrested a man accused of being a leader of an Islamist militant group blamed by the US and India for the...

Imran Khan wants to learn from China’s development to eradicate poverty

Praising the Chinese development model, Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Friday (1) said his government wants to learn from China’s industrial development to...

From the highways to the skies: Pakistan’s famous truck art goes airborne

Pakistan’s famous truck art will move from its highways to the skies, as a flying academy is painting a two-seater Cessna aircraft with the...

Pakistan to purchase 1.2 million Covid-19 vaccine doses from China’s Sinopharm

PAKISTAN will purchase 1.2 million Covid-19 vaccine doses from China’s Sinopharm, a minister said on Thursday(31), the first official confirmation of a vaccine purchase...

US ‘stands ready’ to try mastermind behind Daniel Pearl murder

The US Attorney General said on Tuesday (29) the United States “stands ready” to try a militant convicted of murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl...

Hindu temple torched by mob in Pakistan

Hundreds of Muslims attacked and set fire to a Hindu temple in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, police and witnesses said. Videos circulating on social media...

Pakistan extends ban on flights from UK

Pakistan on Monday extended the ban on flights from the UK for another week over fears of a new variant of the coronavirus which...

Family praises Pakistan’s bid to stop release of Daniel Pearl murderers

The father of slain American journalist Daniel Pearl on Friday (25) welcomed Pakistan’s decision to challenge the verdict of a local court ordering the...

Pakistani human rights activist Karima Baloch found dead in Canada

A Pakistani human rights activist who had fled to Canada has been found dead in Toronto, Canadian police said on Tuesday (22). Karima Mehrab, who...

Pakistan signs $1.7 billion debt relief deal

Pakistan has secured a $1.7 billion debt relief agreement to help offset the financial headwinds sparked by the coronavirus pandemic, officials said on Monday. The...