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Pakistan signs $1.7 billion debt relief deal

Pakistan has secured a $1.7 billion debt relief agreement to help offset the financial headwinds sparked by the coronavirus pandemic, officials said on Monday. The...

Pakistan court opens appeal against acquittal of British-born militant convicted in Daniel Pearl killing

AN appeal against the controversial acquittal of a British-born militant convicted of murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl opened at a Pakistani court on Tuesday...

Pakistan host to largest number of UN proscribed terrorist: India

India has reminded Pakistan, the “host to the world's largest number of UN proscribed terrorists and entities”, of Abbottabad, the garrison city where al-Qaeda...

Cabinet approves in-principle chemical castration

To combat rising cases of sexual attacks on women and children in Pakistan, the federal Cabinet has approved in-principle two anti-rape ordinances aimed at...

Pakistan gives UN a dossier on India

Pakistan gave U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres a dossier on Tuesday accusing India of stoking terrorism in Pakistan, a day after India provided a dossier to some...

Government to close educational institutions again

A little over two months after students across Pakistan returned to classes, the authorities on Monday decided to close all educational institutions again from...

Pakistan to form new body to coordinate country’s spy agencies

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the setting up of the National Intelligence Coordination Committee, a mechanism to coordinate over two dozen intelligence...

Pakistan targets Indian villages along border

Pakistani troops targeted forward posts and villages along the International Border (IB) and Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua and Rajouri...

India summons senior Pakistan diplomat

India on Saturday summoned the Charge d'Affaires of the Pakistan High Commission and lodged a strong protest with him over attempts by Pakistan-based terror...

Thousands attend Pakistani cleric’s funeral despite Covid-19 curbs

Tens of thousands of mourners attended the funeral of a hardline Pakistani cleric in the eastern city of Lahore on Saturday, defying a government ban...