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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...

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...

Pakistan president approves new anti-rape law

Pakistan’s president on Tuesday (15) approved a new anti-rape law which will speed up convictions and launch the country’s first national sex offenders registry. The...

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...

France detains four over attack on Charlie Hebdo ex-offices

French authorities this week arrested four people of Pakistan origin suspected of links to the meat cleaver attack in late September by a young...

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...

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...

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...

Imran Khan, Prince Charles discuss climate change, COVID-19

Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan and UK’s prince Charles on Thursday (3) spoke over phone and reaffirmed the close bond between the two commonwealth...

‘Terrorism to tourism’: England cricket trip gives Pakistan a boost

The return of England's cricket team to Pakistan next year, their first visit since a deadly attack on Sri Lanka's team, is a vote...