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Army chief concerned over US violation of Pak sovereignty  May 25, 2:26 pm
Rawalpindi, May 25 (ANI): Army Chief General Raheel Sharif in a meeting with the United States Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has expressed serious concerns over the US drone strike in Balochistan which killed Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour.
Ben Stokes eyeing return against Pakistan after knee surgery  May 25, 1:23 pm
London, May.25 (ANI): England all-rounder Ben Stokes, who underwent a successful surgery for a cartilage tear in his left knee, is expecting to regain full fitness before a four-match Test series against Pakistan, which begins on July 14.
Afghan Taliban confirms Mullah Mansour's death, elect his successor  May 25, 10:48 am
Karachi, May 25 (ANI): Confirming the death of their chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a US drone strike in Balochistan, the Afghanistan Taliban named Maulvi Haibatullah Akhunzada as his successor and the new leader of the terrorist organisation.
Pakistan needs to actively pursue terrorist organizations using their soil: U.S.  May 25, 9:24 am
Lahore, May 25 (ANI): The United States has called on Pakistan to pursue actively terrorist organizations that are using their soil and their territory to find refuge, asserting that they will continue to work with Islamabad and give them the tools to confront the threat of terrorism.
U.S. clears reimbursement fund for Pakistan for 'anti-terrorism efforts'  May 25, 8:57 am
Lahore, May 25 (ANI): The United States Senate Armed Services Committee approved a proposal to set up a new fund to reimburse Pakistan for its efforts in the war against terror, which also delinks the country from Afghanistan.
Europe-wide signature campaign against illegal annexation of Gilgit Baltistan and CPEC gains support  May 24, 5:40 pm
Vienna (Austria), May 24 (ANI): The Europe-wide Signature Campaign of Junaid Qureshi, a Kashmiri writer, international human rights activist and a senior leader of the Jammu Kashmir Democratic Liberation Party (JKDLP) in various European cities to create awareness regarding the Kashmir issue in general and in particular vis-a-vis the proposed annexation of Gilgit-Baltistan by Pakistan and the "illegal construction" of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor, is gaining support from all quarters.
Suspected Jaish-e-Mohammad 'leader' shot dead in Kashmir  May 24, 4:16 pm
Karachi, May 24(ANI): A suspected leader of the Pakistani militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad and another suspected militant have been killed in a shootout with security forces in Kashmir.
70 Pakistanis head home as Indians await clearance to visit families  May 24, 3:45 pm
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), May 24 (ANI): Seventy Pakistanis headed home on Monday, even as Indians await Islamabad's clearance to visit their families across the border.
Irrfan, Saba's glimpses from their upcoming flick revealed  May 24, 2:58 pm
Karachi, May24 (ANI): First few glimpses from Irrfan Khan's upcoming flick that also stars Pakistani actress Saba Qamar have been revealed.
Afghan Taliban chief 'Mansour' used Pakistan airports  May 24, 9:31 am
Lahore, May 24 (ANI): Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour, who is believed to have been killed in an air strike by the United States in Balochistan, was reportedly a frequent traveller and is said to have used at least two Pakistani airports for his foreign trips over the past nine years.
Respect Pakistan's 'sovereignty' but won't stop removing terrorists: U.S.   May 24, 8:43 am
Washington D.C., May 24 (ANI): A day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the drone strike by the United States in Balochistan was a violation of Pakistan's sovereignty, the Barack Obama government responded saying that they do respect Islamabad's territorial integrity, but that will not stop them from carrying out strikes to remove terrorists targeting U.S. forces.
Smith airs concern over use of pink ball in Brisbane Test  May 23, 7:45 pm
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): Australian skipper Steve Smith has expressed his concern over the way pink ball would behave during the upcoming day-night Test against Pakistan in Brisbane, where the conditions are expected to be humid.
Pakistan: Peace Committee member shot dead in Swat  May 23, 2:41 pm
Peshawar, May 23(ANI): Muhammad Khan, a member of the Peace Committee, and his police guard were shot dead by suspected militants in Swat's Bara Bandai area in Pakistan today.
US drone attack violation of Pakistan's sovereignty: Nawaz Sharif  May 23, 8:39 am
Lahore, May 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif slammed the drone strike carried out by the United States in Balochistan a day earlier, saying that a strong protest had been lodged with the U.S. over the attack.
British national charged with murder to be tried by Pak courts  May 22, 5:50 pm
Islamabad, May 22(ANI): A British man, who murdered eight British citizens, has expressed his wish to be tried by the Pakistani courts.
Mullah Mansoor killed in drone strike, confirms Afghan CEO Abdullah  May 22, 5:06 pm
Kabul, May 22 (ANI): Afghanistan's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah has confirmed that Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, the supreme leader of the Taliban group, was killed in a drone strike in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan province of Pakistan.
WHO extends international travel restriction on Pak for three months  May 22, 2:00 pm
Islamabad, May 22(ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has extended for three months the international travel restriction on Pakistan for its failure to eradicate poliovirus.
U.S. claims Taliban leader Mullah Mansour likely killed in airstrike  May 22, 9:12 am
Washington D.C., May 22 (ANI): United States officials have claimed that Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was likely killed in an airstrike in Pakistan.
Human rights abuse: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa not behind any other Pakistani provinces  May 22, 8:01 am
Islamabad, May 22 (ANI): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa meaning the "Khyber side of the land of Pakhtuns" is one of the four provinces of Pakistan, and located in the north western region of the country. This frontier province that borders Afghanistan is divided into seven divisions - Bannu, Dera Ismail Khan, Hazara, Kohat, Malakand, Mardan and Peshawar (the last being its capital) and is further subdivided into 26 districts, comprising of 21 Settled Area Districts (SAD) and five Provincially Administered Tribal Area (PATA) Districts.
Pak misses economic growth target by a wide margin  May 21, 6:46 pm
Islamabad, May 21(ANI): Pakistan missed the economic growth target for the current financial year by a wide margin mainly because of widespread dismal performance by the agriculture sector. The gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 4.7 per cent against the target of 5.5per cent.
Normal life disrupted during Sharif's visit to Gilgit  May 21, 6:18 pm
Islamabad, May 21 (ANI): Normal life in Pakistan's Gilgit region screeched to a grinding halt when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif undertook a visit.
Ex-Pak president Zardari questions US commitment to Pakistan's security needs  May 21, 5:52 pm
Islamabad, May 21 (ANI): Former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari in a rare letter to the editor of the New York Times, has questioned the United States' commitment to the security needs of Pakistan.
Rashid Latif urges Arthur to tone down comments on Pakistan cricket  May 21, 5:39 pm
Karachi, May.21 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Rashid Latif has advised newly-appointed head coach Mickey Arthur to slow down the spate of statements regarding issues related to the team and instead urged him to focus on the job.
2,393 Pakistanis languishing in Saudi jails  May 21, 5:39 pm
Islamabad, May 21(ANI): The Pakistan Senate has been informed that 2,393 Pakistani nationals were languishing in jails of Saudi Arabia.