Pakistan prides itself on elite nuclear membership, but needs to end abuse of women  Jun 29, 8:02 am
Islamabad, June 29 (ANI): Pakistan should not consider applying for membership of the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) till it sets its own house in order with regard to issues such as sexual and domestic violence, intolerance and extremist behavior, feels the Asia Human Rights Commission (AHRC).
Pakistan skeptical on talks with India  Jun 28, 11:13 am
Islamabad, June 28 (ANI): Sounding skeptical about progress towards normalisation of relations with India, Adviser to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz called for managing the situation better so that tensions don't grow.
Uyghur leader Dolkun Issa questions Pakistan's silence banning Muslims from observing Ramzan in Xinjiang   Jun 28, 7:48 am
Hong Kong, June 28 (ANI): Uyghur leader Dolkun Issa has questioned Pakistan's silence on the Beijing imposed ban on Xinjian's Muslim population from observing Ramzan.
Madrasas in Pakistan helping terrorists to wage war against Afghans: Defence Ministry  Jun 27, 6:08 pm
Islamabad, June.27 (ANI): Pakistan's Defence Ministry has claimed that about 45,000 madrasas in the country continue to train, fund and send terrorists to fight against Afghanistan,
Pakistan toughens policy for repatriation of Afghan refugees  Jun 27, 6:07 pm
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to introduce 'tougher policy' for Afghan refugees days before the June 30 deadline for repatriation of over three million refugees living here since the 1980s.
Manish Malhotra wants couture show in Pakistan  Jun 27, 12:43 pm
Karachi, June 27 (ANI): One of the most famous fashion designers in the B-Town, Manish Malhotra now wants to showcase his label in Pakistan.
Pakistan to consider India's request to probe Pathankot attack after Eid  Jun 27, 12:07 pm
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): The Pakistan government has said that it will decide whether or not to allow Indian investigators to visit the country in connection with their probe into a deadly terror attack on an Indian airbase after Eid-ul-Fitr.
India's bid to NSG opposed by China on 'principle': Pakistan  Jun 26, 11:53 am
Islamabad, June 26 (ANI): Calling Beijing as Islamabad's 'all time friend', Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry has said that China acted upon its principled stance in opposing India's membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Terrorist killed in Pampore encounter were 'Pakistani Lashkar operatives': CRPF  Jun 25, 7:07 pm
Srinagar, June 25 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Saturday asserted that the two terrorists, who have been neutralized in the Pampore gun-battle in Jammu and Kashmir, appeared to be Pakistanis and were Lashkar-e-Taiba operatives.
Afghan spy arrested in Pakistan's Taxila town  Jun 25, 3:51 pm
Taxila (Pakistan), June 25 (ANI): An alleged Afghan spy has been arrested by the police and law enforcement agencies in Pakistan's Taxila town.
Pakistan, Afghanistan agrees to discuss latest upheavals  Jun 25, 3:25 pm
Kabul, June 25 (ANI): Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain have agreed for the formation of an effective political and technical mechanism to assess current issues between both nations.
Pakistan joins SCO as full member  Jun 25, 1:56 pm
Islamabad, June 25 (ANI): Pakistan has become full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) after signing Memorandum of Obligations (MoOs) in SCO's Heads of State Summit at Tashkent.
Pakistan is determined to confront terrorism, says Chief of Army Staff  Jun 25, 1:15 pm
Rawalpindi, June 25 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Raheel Sharif, speaking at the National Defence University (NDU) in Islamabad, has re-emphasised Pakistan's resolution and determination to confront terrorism and extremism.
Zardari urges U.S. to support sale of F-16 jets to Pakistan  Jun 25, 11:47 am
Karachi, June 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has approached the United States and sought to convince it to sell F-16 fighter aircraft to Islamabad on ground to fight the war against terror.
Pakistan must end majority Vs minority wordage, safeguard its non-Muslims  Jun 25, 8:15 am
Karachi, June 25 (ANI): A Pakistan-based lawyer and freelance journalist has said that the successful tabling of two landmark private member bills -- the Sindh Minority Rights Commission Bill and the Criminal Law (Protection of Minorities) Bill -- in the Sindh Assembly, may not necessarily guarantee the safety and protection of the country's minority Hindu, Sikh and Christian communities.