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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...

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...

Khan meets President Ashraf Ghani on his maiden Afghan visit

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday met with President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani in Kabul and the two leaders explored ways to deepen...

Islamists say Pakistan agrees to French boycott, end protest

A Pakistani Islamist group called off protests over cartoons of Prophet Mohammad on Tuesday saying the government had agreed to their demand for a boycott...

Imran Khan’s party wins eight seats in Gilgit-Baltistan polls

Prime Minister Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Monday won eight of 23 constituencies and was leading in one seat in the legislative assembly...

Certain elements inside Pakistan military had links to al-Qaeda: Obama

Barack Obama has said that he had ruled out involving Pakistan in the raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout because it was an "open...

Pakistan bans public rallies after rise in virus infections

Pakistan on Monday banned public political rallies after recording its highest daily coronavirus infections since July for four days running. Several huge religious and anti-government public...

Pakistan’s second wave of Covid-19 infections gathers momentum

  Pakistan's recorded its highest number of daily COVID-19 infections since July on each of the last four days as a second wave of the...