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Pakistan’s Engro says “no obligation” to renegotiate LNG contract

Pakistani conglomerate Engro Corp Ltd said on Friday it had "no obligation" to renegotiate a contract with the government for imported liquefied natural gas...

Widow of slain Pakistani candidate wins his seat in by-election

The wife of a Pakistani politician killed in a Taliban suicide attack during campaigning won her husband's provincial seat in by-elections as the ruling party...
Imran Khan tweeted his congratultions to the new mayor

‘Path of thorns’: An IMF bailout set to impede Pakistan PM’s populist agenda

From cutting power subsidies to forcing currency devaluations that stoke inflation, the hard choices facing Pakistan as it seeks a bailout from the International Monetary Fund...

The female car mechanic driving change in patriarchal Pakistan

Since picking up a wrench as one of the first female car mechanics in conservative Pakistan, Uzma Nawaz has faced two common reactions: shock and...

#NoTimeToSleep: In the shoes of a dead man walking in Pakistan

How does a condemned person feel in the 24 hours before execution? In Pakistan, one of the world's top executioners, an unprecedented artistic performance lays...

Three soldiers killed in bomb blast in NW Pakistan

Three Pakistani soldiers were killed and five others wounded in a roadside bomb blast in the country's northwest near the Afghan border on Thursday,...

Pakistani judge removed over rare public criticism of ISI

A Pakistani high court judge who publicly accused the country's powerful intelligence service of manipulating judicial decisions to influence the last general election was...

Hardliners threaten judges as Pakistan awaits blasphemy ruling

Religious hardliners in Pakistan Wednesday threatened judges and announced protests as the country awaits a Supreme Court ruling on the fate of a Christian woman who...

Birdies in the air: Golf back in Pakistan after 11-year hitch

Birds were released over fairways and ceremonial drives were struck as international golf returned to Pakistan Thursday after an 11-year absence. A full field of 132 players...

IMF, Pakistan to meet as Islamabad seeks bailout

IMF chief Christine Lagarde said she would meet with Pakistani officials on Thursday, with expectations that Islamabad will request a bailout of its shaky...