Pakistan news

Pakistan news

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...

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...

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...

‘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...

Former Pakistan prime minister Jamali, who served after military coup, dies

Pakistan’s former prime minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali, who served under military leader Pervez Musharraf, has died, his family announced. The 76-year-old died in the...

Pakistan court opens appeal against acquittal of British-born militant convicted in Daniel Pearl killing

AN appeal against the controversial acquittal of a British-born militant convicted of murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl opened at a Pakistani court on Tuesday...

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...

Massive crowds attend funeral for Pakistani firebrand cleric

Massive crowds of maskless mourners gathered in Lahore on Saturday for the funeral of hardline Pakistani cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi, who for years terrorised...

New internet rules to give Pakistan blanket powers of censorship

Pakistan is all set to roll out new internet rules that critics say will give the government wide powers of censorship after rejecting requests...