Pakistan news

Pakistan news

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

Pakistan’s opposition to lead march to capital in bid to oust prime minister Khan

The leaders of an anti-government alliance urged tens of thousands of supporters at a rally on Sunday (13) to join a march to 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...

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...

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...

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...