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Pakistan still shelters insurgents: Afghanistan President

 Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani said on Thursday that Pakistan continued to give sanctuary to an insurgent group that helps the Taliban in its war...

Bathroom gas leak kills two British sisters in Pakistan

TWO British sisters were found dead in Pakistan after a bathroom gas leak.The duo got 'gassed to death' in an accident that occurred in...

US ready to ‘help’ in India-Pakistan over Kashmir dispute: Trump

 President Donald Trump said the United States was watching developments between India and Pakistan over Kashmir "very closely" and was prepared to help if...

Pakistan journalist detained for ‘anti-state’ posts

A Pakistani journalist critical of the government and the army has been detained for five days for having published "anti-state" comments online, his lawyer...

Top Pakistani activist says prevented from leaving country

 Pakistani authorities refused to let a top human rights lawyer leave the country, citing her "anti-state activities", she told AFP on Monday, in what...

US must be involved on Afghanistan after troops leave: Pakistan

Pakistan said Thursday that the United States must remain engaged in Afghanistan's reconstruction even if it succeeds in withdrawing troops and ending its longest...

Pakistan court jails dozens of Islamists over Asia Bibi protests

 A Pakistani court has sentenced more than 80 Islamists to 55 years in prison each after protests linked to the 2018 acquittal of Asia...

Facebook to help in fight against polio: Pakistan

Pakistan says Facebook will help the country in its fight against polio after authorities blamed anti-vaccine content posted last year on the social network...

Girl buried Pakistan avalanche for 18 hours found alive

 A 12-year-old girl was found alive on Tuesday after being buried for 18 hours when an avalanche in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir engulfed the family house,...

Rescuers hunt for survivors in Pakistan  

 Army helicopters flew rescue missions for the third day running in an avalanche-hit area of Pakistani-Kashmir as the death toll from the disaster rose...