------------- --------------
Friday , September 20 2019

Tag Archives: pakistan

Imran Khan stance against hardliners hailed

Pakistan’s Imran Khan won praise for his stance against religious hardliners Thursday, as demonstrators blocked major roads to protest the Supreme Court’s overturning of a …

Read More »

Pakistan overturns Christian woman’s blasphemy death sentence

Islamabad, Oct 31, 2018 (AFP) – Pakistan’s Supreme Court Wednesday overturned the conviction of Asia Bibi, a Christian mother facing execution for blasphemy, in a …

Read More »

Pakistani penniless billionaires expose money laundering – Tales of corruption, theft

KARACHI, Oct 28, (AFP): It took rickshaw driver Mohammad Rasheed a year to save 300 rupees to buy his daughter a bike, so when he …

Read More »

Concerns over Pakistan crackdown

Western nations, including the United States and European countries, have expressed “serious concerns” to Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan about a crackdown on aid …

Read More »

US calls on Pakistan to cut off extremists – ‘We’ll hold you accountable’

WASHINGTON, Oct 24, (Agencies): US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday renewed calls on Pakistan to curb extremists fighting in Afghanistan, saying Washington was …

Read More »

Pakistan hangs child killer

Pakistani authorities Wednesday executed a man convicted of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl, in an incident that shocked the country and sparked riots earlier …

Read More »

Pakistan new PM Khan visits Saudi Arabia, UAE – Islamabad eyes loans

RIYADH, Sept 20, (Agencies): Saudi King Salman hosted Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on his maiden foreign visit since coming to power, state media said, …

Read More »

Pakistani PM to give citizenship to some Afghans, Bengalis

KARACHI, Sept 18, (Agencies): Pakistan’s new Premier Imran Khan has vowed to give citizenship to some Afghan refugees and Bengali immigrants, officials confirmed Monday, granting …

Read More »

Thousands attend Sharif wife funeral

LAHORE, Pakistan, Sept 15, (Agencies): Thousands of mourners attended the funeral of former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife in the eastern city of Lahore …

Read More »

US halts $300m fund for Pakistan’s military – Expect Pompeo exchanges

ISLAMABAD, Sept 3, (Agencies): Pakistan’s new government said he will “have exchanges” with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over Washington’s cancellation of a $300 …

Read More »
Translate »