PAKISTAN

Woman slaps additional district collector

Pak police arrest girl, boyfriend for throwing acid on girl’s mother, sister

November 10, 2018 1:40 am

Quetta: Pakistrani Police have arrested a young girl and her boyfriend for throwing acid on the girl’s mother and elder sister in Quetta. The incident took place on October 26 as the mother and her daughter were coming out of their tuition centre on Brohi road where they are teachers. “The young sister of Kiran […]

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Woman slaps additional district collector

India attempts to alter the regional strategic landscape: Pak General

November 10, 2018 1:09 am

Islamabad: Pakistan army’s Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood Hayat Friday alleged that India was attempting to alter the regional strategic landscape through an unprecedented military build-up. Hayat was speaking at a book launch event hosted by Center for International Strategic Studies Islamabad (CISS). The CISS said in a statement that General […]

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Pak court summons Imran Khan in Sita White case

Pak court summons Imran Khan in Sita White case

November 7, 2018 4:32 pm

Peshawar: A court in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday summoned Prime Minister Imran Khan to appear before it on December 13 in a case filed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf chief’s rival candidate in the July 25 general elections over his alleged relation with a US national, Sita White. The division bench of the Peshawar High Court […]

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Canada in talks with Pakistan over possibly taking in Asia Bibi

Pak blasphemy case: Asia’s husband appeals to Trump, PMs of UK, Canada to help family leave country

November 5, 2018 12:02 am

Lahore: The husband of a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted by the Supreme Court after being sentenced to death for blasphemy has appealed to the international community, including US President Donald Trump, to help the family leave the Islamic nation, saying he feared for their safety. Though the apex court’s judgement was pronounced on Wednesday, there […]

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BSF jawan arrested for 'sharing secret' info with Pak agent

BSF jawan arrested for ‘sharing secret’ info with Pak agent

November 4, 2018 3:26 pm

Ferozepur: A BSF jawan was arrested for allegedly sharing secret information such as photographs of border fencing and roads with a Pakistani agent, police said Sunday. The accused, Sheikh Riazuddin, was under the scanner of the Border Security Force (BSF) intelligence wing for his suspicious activities for the last few months, they said. He is […]

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Canada in talks with Pakistan over possibly taking in Asia Bibi

US rights body praises Pak judges for acquitting Christian woman convicted of blasphemy

November 2, 2018 11:33 pm

Washington: A top congressional rights body on Friday praised Pakistan’s Supreme Court judges who acquitted a Christian woman convicted of blasphemy. Asia Bibi, a 47-year-old mother of four, was convicted in 2010 after being accused of insulting Islam in a row with her neighbours. She always maintained her innocence, but has spent most of the […]

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