Pakistan news

Pakistan news

Imran Khan’s political rhetoric becoming increasingly irrelevant, says geopolitical analyst

  Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s political rhetoric on conspiracy theories is increasingly becoming irrelevant and his narrative phony, said a geopolitical analyst. Writing for...

Pakistan lawmakers clash as no-trust debate begins

PAKISTAN lawmakers clashed angrily in the National Assembly on Saturday (9) ahead of a no-confidence vote on prime minister Imran Khan that will likely...

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...

Imran Khan dismissed as Pakistan prime minister after losing no-confidence vote

  Imran Khan was dismissed on Sunday as Pakistan prime minister after losing a no-confidence vote in parliament following weeks of political turmoil. It was not...

Imran Khan slams US for ‘meddling in Pakistan politics’

PAKISTAN prime minister Imran Khan has accused the United States of meddling in Islamabad’s politics – a claim quickly denied by Washington – as...

Putin, Pakistan leader ‘quietly exchange letters to enhance ties’

  PAKISTAN’S new prime minister Shehbaz Sharif and Russian president Vladimir Putin have quietly exchanged letters to strengthen bilateral relations, a media report has said. The letters were exchanged after the...

Female suicide bomber kills three Chinese nationals in Pakistan

A WOMAN suicide bomber from a Pakistan separatist group killed four people, including three Chinese nationals, in an attack on a minibus carrying staff...

Pakistan politics: Imran Khan recommends fresh elections

  PAKISTAN prime minister Imran Khan called on Sunday (3) for the president to dissolve parliament and hold a fresh election, minutes after the National...

US says ties with Pakistan are ‘vital’

THE US has said that it was looking forward to working with Pakistan’s new government led by prime minister Shehbaz Sharif. Pakistan’s relations 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...